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2018 Adelaide Biennial Vernissage Weekend

Saturday 3 March Sunday 4 March 2018

Join us for the Adelaide Biennial Vernissage Weekend, and other special events and public programs continuing throughout the Biennial until Sunday 3 June 2018.

The Vernissage takes place at the Art Gallery of South Australia, Samstag Museum of Art, JamFactory, Santos Museum of Economic Botany, Adelaide Botanic Garden and Mercury Cinema, and includes talks, panels and performances featuring artists exhibiting in Divided Worlds.

In a new event inspired by Divided Worlds and the filmic passions of participating artists, the Media Resource Centre and Mercury Cinema present Adelaide Cinémathèque: Making Worlds. 
Making Worlds launches Saturday 3 March at 4pm with the SA premiere of Timbuktu – directed by Abderrahmane Sissako. For film program details and bookings, visit

Bookings for the Vernissage are not necessary, but please arrive early to avoid disappointment. For full program details, please visit



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