Our events

Crafternoon for Kids > String Figures with Louisa Bufardeci

Crafternoon for Kids > String Figures with Louisa Bufardeci

Saturday 20 August 2022, 2PM > 3:30PM, FREE, at Linden New Art

In this fun workshop for kids, artist Louisa Bufardeci will teach a range of string figures inspired by her current exhibition Figuring. Kids are invited to come along and explore their creativity and learn string figure classics such as Cat’s Whiskers, Jacob’s Ladder and The Broom.

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Strange Bedfellows > Manga vs Anthropology

Strange Bedfellows > Manga vs Anthropology

Wednesday 24 August 2022, 6PM > 7PM, at Readings St Kilda 

What are the connections between Manga and Anthropology? Hear from industry professionals Jason Jones and Associate Professor Djuke Veldhuis to discover all there is to know about these two topics. Come along and join us at Readings in St Kilda to find out more. 

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Masterclass > Braided Rag Rugs with Ilka White

Masterclass > Braided Rag Rugs with Ilka White

Saturday 3 September 2022, 10AM > 4PM, at Linden Workshop

Join artist Ilka White for a special-skills based Masterclass at Linden New Art. Ilka shares a wonderful way to weave old clothes into beautiful rugs using an off-loom, spiral braiding technique. Bring your own material to recycle and find out what riches can come from rags.

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Saturday 13 August 2022, 2PM > 3PM, FREE, at Linden Projects Space

Join Jane Burton in conversation with Linden Projects Space curator Karl Halliday as they discuss the stories behind the artist’s new body of work Kingdom of Pleasure.

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Crafternoon for Adults > Visible Mending with Tamara Russell

Crafternoon for Adults > Visible Mending with Tamara Russell

Saturday 24 September 2022, 1PM > 4PM, FREE, at Linden Workshop

Do you have a favourite pair of jeans that are looking a little worse for wear? Make the clothes you love last in this exciting workshop inspired by this year's Design Fringe theme of sustainability and waste. Join Textile Artist Tamara Russell in this hands-on crafternoon and learn how to fix your clothes, making them a delight to wear again. 

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Our Past Events

Meet The Artist > Louisa Bufardeci

Sunday 7 August 2022, 2PM > 3PM, FREE, at Linden New Art 

Join artist Louisa Bufardeci to find out about her most recent installation work, titled Figuring. The work consists of over 100 string figure attempts that the artist deciphered from a book published in 1906 by anthropologist Caroline Furness Jayne, titled String Figures: A study of cat’s cradle in many lands.

Meet The Artist > Kate Beynon

Wednesday 3 August 2022, 6PM > 7PM, FREE, at Linden New Art 

Join Linden New Art curator Juliette Hanson in conversation with multidisciplinary artist Kate Beynon. Find out more about Kate’s new solo exhibition The Shapeshifter’s Hour, and the diverse interests that have inspired her work, including fashion, surrealism and the supernatural.

Artist Speakeasy > How to Photograph Your Work

Saturday 23 July 2022, 2PM > 3PM, FREE, at Linden New Art 

Master your smartphone camera and discover the simple editing apps used to take your photos to the next level. Join photography expert Chris Bowes in this professional development session and learn how to capture your work using basic photography techniques.

In Conversation > Morganna Magee

Sunday 17 July 2022, 2PM > 3PM, FREE,  at Linden Projects Space

Join artist Morganna Magee for an afternoon of relaxed conversation with curator Anna Monea and participants from the local migrant and refugee community as they share, exchange and discuss their stories behind the exhibition Distant Shores, now showing in the Linden Projects Space until July 31st.

On Holidays at Linden >  Little Bathroom Figures

Look around your bathroom. What do you see? What kind of items are in the room?

Learn how to play, mould and create your very own miniature sculptures with this fun activity for kids. Inspired by Honor Freeman’s exhibition Ebb, this activity will teach us to slow down and notice everyday objects we often overlook.

Artist Speakeasy > How to Write About Your Practice

Saturday 2 July 2022, 3PM > 4PM, FREE, at Linden New Art

Join Linden New Art’s Liam James and Karl Halliday for a comprehensive how-to and introduction to the strategies for describing your artwork and writing that perfect artist bio.


Saturday 18 June 2022, 2:30 PM > 3:30 PM, FREE, at Linden Projects Space.
Meet artist Morganna Magee to learn more about the exhibition Distant Shores

Meet The Artist > Honor Freeman

Saturday 11 June 2022, 11AM - 12PM, FREE, at Linden New Art.  

Join Linden New Art for a lively conversation with Adelaide-based artist, Honor Freeman about her exhibition Ebb. Book now for an exclusive insight into Honor Freeman's practice and to hear more about the ideas and processes behind the exhibition. 

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