Welcome to the Australian Embassy's Culture Centre

This site looks simple because you don't have a Web Standards compliant Web Browser. You can't see the site design, but all of our content is still available. Please enjoy your stay and consider upgrading your browser to view our full site design.

The Culture Centre website has been discontinued as of February 2013.
Please visit our new Culture page.


Events

2013

Angelica MESITI at Aichi Triennale 2013

Angelica MESITI at Aichi Triennale 2013

10 August 2013 - 27 October 2013

While reflecting on arts in the wake of the 2011 East Japan Earthquake, the upcoming second Aichi Triennale 2013, “Awakening ― Where Are We S...


"The Tree"  (Film)

"The Tree" (Film)

June 2013 (TBC)

A little girl loses her beloved father…   An 8-year-old girl becomes convinced that her recently deceased father is whispering to her t...


Nat Bartsch Trio Japan Tour

Nat Bartsch Trio Japan Tour

17 May 2013 - 19 May 2013

This musical trio led by young Australian female pianist Nat Bartsch - who won the Melbourne Prize for Music Development Award in 2010 - will come ...


Live in Concert: Donna Burke Shine On!

Live in Concert: Donna Burke Shine On!

13 April 2013

Spectacular, romantic, epic songs from well known games including Metal Gear Solid, Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles and Gundam. Australian Donna B...


"TRACES - BLUE" at Setouchi Triennale 2013

"TRACES - BLUE" at Setouchi Triennale 2013

20 March 2013 - 4 November 2013

Traces - Blue is a site-specific Mixedmedia installation by Craig Walsh & Hiromi Tango from Australia, developed in collaboration with the peop...


Hanchos' Meeting in Cowra

Hanchos' Meeting in Cowra

8 March 2013 - 24 March 2013

5 August 1944 The year is 1944 and Australia is at war. 545 Japanese prisoners of war at a camp in Cowra, New South Wales, plan the largest escape ...


CCA Kitakyushu Sound Workshop LIVE

CCA Kitakyushu Sound Workshop LIVE

7 March 2013

The Center for Contemporary Art, CCA Kitakyushu invites young sound artists to hold workshops and live concerts every year as a part of the CC...


Daniel Sumegi to star in Bizet’s Carmen

Daniel Sumegi to star in Bizet’s Carmen

17 February 2013 - 24 February 2013

Australian bass baritone, Daniel Sumegi will star as Escamillo in the Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre’s production of Carmen.  Since his US d...


"Scissors, Paper, Rock"

"Scissors, Paper, Rock"

16 February 2013 - 17 February 2013

The Haiyuza Theater Company's will present internationally acclaimed Australian playwright Daniel Keene's “Scissors, Paper, Rock” in a ...


MYSTERY Japan tour

MYSTERY Japan tour

9 February 2013 - 15 February 2013

Young Australian rockers MYSTERY have amazed audiences around the world on the first leg of their 2012/2013 'Thunder From dOWNuNDER World Tour', pe...


Gotye Japan Tour

Gotye Japan Tour

30 January 2013 - 31 January 2013

Chart-topping singer-songwriter Gotye to embark on his first-ever tour of Japan! Born in Belgium and based in Australia, Gotye is a singer-songwrit...


Joseph Tawadros Oud Recital in Japan

Joseph Tawadros Oud Recital in Japan

16 January 2013

Egyptian-Australian oud virtuoso Joseph Tawadros will hold a solo recital in Japan.  Tawadros has won 5 ARIA (Australian Recording Industry As...


CITYLIGHTS ~ 街の灯

CITYLIGHTS ~ 街の灯

14 January 2013 - 20 January 2013

CITYLIGHTS~街の灯 will be a free public event combining sculpture, dance, sound, interactive electronics and live streaming, connecting Sydney and Yok...