Vivid Sydney at the Maritime Museum
Browse their events and get ready to be inspired by the creativity of artists, musicians and thinkers at the museum
ACROSS THE SEAS: Immigration by sea to Australia 1940 to 1970
Nightly, 27 May – 18 June
Travel back to a time when migration by ship was the most common mode of travel and Sydney a coveted destination. Risking a dangerous voyage, arriving on a strange and foreign continent, to build a new life far from loved ones and their old homes. This stunning collage of images shows that for many immigrants, it was a gateway to a new life.
OUR PLACE: sharing story, film, dance, and song
18 June, 2pm-8pm
Spend a day with some of Sydney’s most exciting and engaging musicians, performers, artists and cultural leaders as Blacktown Arts, Australian National Maritime Museum and Vivid Sydney, presents Our Place.
GATHERING HONEY: stories of family, ceremony, migration and place
Daily, 28 May – 19 June
See our City through the eyes of Western Sydney’s most exciting artists and filmmakers as they share stories of family, ceremony, migration and place. Presented by Blacktown Arts.