Australian skateboarder Oliver Percovich on the Skateistan project
States of mind film series continues with '21 grams'
Open until 10pm
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We’re thrilled to welcome tonight’s celebrity speaker all the way from Kabul. Australian skateboarder Oliver Percovich is based in Afghanistan where he runs an NGO called Skateistan. He joins us to talk about this amazing initiative and how, through skateboarding, he is educating, empowering and changing the lives of local children. Deborah Kelly is delivering the last of our artist talks inside the 19th Biennale of Sydney: You Imagine What You Desire and our associated States of mind film is the emotionally charged 21 grams.
23 April 2014
Duration 30 minutes. Free.
Duration 2 hours, 4 minutes. Free.
Gallery closes (Art After Hours)Some parts of the Gallery have different hours
19th Biennale of Sydney
You Imagine What You Desire
21 Mar – 9 Jun 2014
12 Mar – 11 May 2014
hidden treasures from the National Museum, Kabul
7 Mar – 15 Jun 2014
8 Feb – 18 May 2014
until 14 Sep 2014
In the flesh
Picasso, Bacon, Freud, Soutine
12 Apr – 22 Jun 2014
The haunted lotus
6 Mar – 1 Jun 2014
until 14 Sep 2014
Your mind is exactly at that line
20 Feb – 3 Aug 2014
The connoisseur and the philanthropist
30 years of the Sternberg Collection of Chinese Art
31 Jan – 27 Apr 2014
22 Mar – 2 Jun 2014
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