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Join us for a workshop or peruse the visual art displays!

Workshops and Visual Art Exhibitions presented by Tanks Arts Centre are considered a strong element of the Tanks' overall public program. From hands on learning and displays to children's activities and circus lessons plus more, they are all part of the Tanks family.

If you want to run a workshop series of your own and be part of the cultural life at the Tanks, please complete this form. Your application will be assessed by Tanks Arts Centre's programming team for availability of time and space and against our vision for the program: affordable and healthy - social and cultural - learning and exchange.

For further details please contact:

P - 4032 6600
E - TanksWorkshops@cairns.qld.gov.au

or see our FAQs.


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Ever Widening Circles

Wed 1 Aug - Thu 30 Aug
Free

A reference to the expanding use of materials and techniques as well as friendships forged along the way.
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Pete Marshall, BVSc, SAA, AFC, AGRA - Birds of Cattana

Sun 19 Aug - Sun 30 Sep

Pete Marshall, an internationally recognised artist specialising in wildlife subjects, is currently undertaking a residency with Tanks Arts Centre, documenting the bird l...
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Field Trips with Residential Artist Pete Marshall

Sun 26 Aug

Field trips with Pete Marshall.
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Art workshops with Residential Artist Pete Marshall

Sun 9 Sep

Art Workshops with Pete Marshall.
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Turtles and A Warming Climate: Why we need to start worrying

Wed 12 Sep
$5 members / $10 non-members (includes a light refreshment)

Recent research shows that increasing global temperatures is turning Queensland's turtles female.
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Art workshops with Residential Artist Pete Marshall

Sun 16 Sep

Art Workshops with Pete Marshall.
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Recycled Bird Sculpture Workshop with Kylie Burke

Sat 22 Sep
Adult $15 / Student & Concession $10

Be guided to utilise salvaged timber and found natural materials to create recycled bird sculptures.
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Art workshops with Residential Artist Pete Marshall

Sun 30 Sep

Art Workshops with Pete Marshall.
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Masque Expressif - Workshop for Actors

Sat 17 Nov - Sun 18 Nov
$230 (Early Bird - before 26/10/18) and $270 (after Early Bird)

In these workshops the mask is used as a powerful tool for the actor.
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