Looking for a thrill without having to get up, you a sucker for turntables or walking through the artsy streets of Chippendale? Heading into this chilly June, you’re in luck.
Better Read’s Talking Heads: Chris Allen
When: 6:30-7:30pm, 31 May
Where: Newtown Library
More info: cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au
Looking for a thrill without leaving your seat? Chris Allen’s just the person for you. Being a former paratrooper and writing escapist action thrillers that’ll keep you up all night, he’s seen and done it all. Join the man himself as he delves deep into ‘Hunter’, the second book in his heart-stopping Intrepid series about operating in the shadows.
Mathieu Brand: The Spiral
When: 10am to 6pm, 1-13 June
Where: Wilson St, Eveleigh
More info: carriageworks.com.au
Five turntables playing samples on an endless loop. Join Melbourne-based French artist Mathieu Brand as he invites you to throw a spanner in the works and create sonic mayhem. And the best part? It’s all simultaneously cut to vinyl.
Chippendale New World Art Prize Exhibition
When: All day, 2 June
Where: Kensington St, Chippendale
More info: chippendalecreative.com
Being held at various locations along Kensington St, this exhibition will come alive in the heart of the Chippendale Creative Precinct. From emerging to established artists, new and non-conventional forms of art, there’ll be something to indulge your senses.