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Photo by Michail Mathioudakis, July Gallery Tour

 

OCTOBER: EXPLORE CHIPPENDALE

 

GALLERY WALKING TOUR AND LUNCH

 

Destination Chippendale: The Creative Heart of Sydney warmly invites you to attend the October instalment of our Explore Chippendale Free Gallery Walking Tours and Explore Chippendale Historical Walking Tours.

The experience includes complimentary wine, and the opportunity for a sumptuous lunch on Kensington Street’s Asian street food experience, Spice Alley.


Free Gallery Walking Tours Video - Youtube

Historical Walking Tours Video - Youtube

 

 

 

A SPECIAL LUNCH INVITATION

 

Photo by Michail Mathioudakis, July Lunch at Lower Mekong

 

Join us for a gastronomic adventure prior to our October Walking Tours. This month, for $25 between 1-2 pmwe will delight in a Singaporean lunch feast at Spice Alley's Alex Lee Kitchen.

One of Sydney’s most reputed Singaporean chefs, Alex Lee has spent his career simmering and steaming in kitchens across Singapore and Sydney, most notably as owner and head chef of popular Singaporean restaurant, Ginger and Spice in Sydney’s Neutral Bay.

Joined by our tour guides, and Nicky Ginsberg, President of the CCP, we will prepare for the afternoon over delicious food, delighting in the company of like minded people with complimentary wine and engaging conversation.

 

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Book the October Historical Walking Tours and Lunch - click here

Book the October Free Gallery Walking Tour and Lunch - click here

 

 

FREE GALLERY WALKING TOURS

 

Photo by Michail Mathioudakis, July Gallery Walking Tour

 

Join us as we explore the exhibition spaces and arts destinations thriving throughout Chippendale this month. Our professional tour guide and arts curator Susannah Smith will lead you through four exhibitions over two hours, interviewing artists and gallerists along the way.

From psychedelic landscapes to vile bodies, this month’s tour will traverse contemporary art from a wide range of practicing artists. Exploring light, form and colour across the four exhibitions, guests will begin to unravel the connection between meaning and medium in the world of contemporary art. 

Date: Saturday, 1st October
Time: 2:00 - 4:00pm
Meeting Point: Kensington Contemporary, 32/34 Kensington Street, Chippendale

A guided tour of:

  1. Kensington Contemporary: Anke Stäcker Other Worlds & Ash Coates Lurid Language of the Undergrowth
  2. Old Rum Store BEAMS Spirit Graffiti Wall comes to the Old Rum Store
  3. aMBUSH Gallery: Capiche
  4. White Rabbit Gallery: Vile Bodies

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Book the October Free Gallery Walking Tour - click here

 

 

HISTORICAL WALKING TOURS

 

Photo by Wendy Fang, September Historical Walking Tour

 

Explore Chippendale Historical Walking Tours will take you on a time-travelling journey through vestiges of the area’s past, guided by a professional historian. The colonial history, industrial heritage and sordid tales beneath Chippendale’s cultural renaissance and vibrant culinary and artistic scene will be revealed in an informal, social setting.

Begin with a glass of complimentary wine in Kensington Street’s Asian street food experience, Spice Alley whilst admiring the latest works on display at Kensington Contemporary. After being immersed in the vibrant atmosphere of this burgeoning international lifestyle destination,  head off on an adventure to explore its past.

‘From bushland to post-industrial landscape’

From the Aboriginal bushland on the outskirts of Sydney’s penal township to industrial & workers landscape to inner city high density, multicultural and “post-industrial” cultural landscape, this month’s guided tour will explore the evolution of Chippendale.

Date: Saturday, 8th October
Time: 2:00 - 3:30 pm
Price: $20
Meeting Point: Kensington Contemporary, 32/34 Kensington Street, Chippendale

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Book the October Historical Walking Tour - click here

 



Nicky Ginsberg
President of the Chippendale Creative Precinct

Chippendale Creative Precinct

email: info@chippendalecreative.com.au

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