Get arty this weekend! 3 must visit exhibitions!

Chuck Close

Temperatures are set to soar this weekend. So why not stay cool and get a dose of culture at the same time by checking out a great exhibition? We’ve rounded up a few top picks so there’s simply no excuse to stay at home!

Chuck Close

Sydney

Chuck Close Museum Of Contemporary Art, on until March 2015.
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American artist Chuck Close is best known for his large-scale, photo-based portrait paintings, and is bringing one of his largest exhibitions to Sydney. Featuring portraits of artists, celebrities and other well-known figures we can’t wait to check this one out! It is also a great excuse to stop by The Rocks Markets for some local goodies and gourmet food stalls.

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Adelaide

Fashion Icons Festival, Art Gallery of South Australia, on until February 2015.

Are you a fashion lover? Bringing over a century of haute couture pieces from the world’s leading designers to Adelaide, this exhibition is not to be missed! You know what else can’t be missed? Stopping by Pressed Juice, which is right around the corner on Rundle Street. Pop in on your way home for a delicious cold-pressed juice.

Future Beauty

Brisbane

Future Beauty: 30 Years Of Japanese Fashion, Gallery of Modern Art, on until February 2015.

This incredible exhibition showcases a collection of garments from innovative Japanese designers. Afterwards stop in at The Beach House Health Bar for a smoothie or fresh juice.