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Statewide callout for We Are exhibition

March 21 - April 19

Free

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Groups of most relevance to event
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Gender Diverse, Intersex, Queer, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, People of Colour, People living with a disability, Refugee & Asylum seekers, Multicultural, Multifaith
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English
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Venue

Ivanhoe Library and Cultural Hub
275 Upper Heidelberg Rd
Ivanhoe, Victoria 3079 Australia
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Community & culture

Visual & performing arts

Writing, reading & literature

Banyule City Council are seeking submissions from anybody who identifies as LGBTIQA+ to be part of this celebratory exhibition. This is not limited to artists, it is an exhibition of LGBTIQA+ people.

– Entries are open now
– Entries close: 5pm, 19 April 2024
– Exhibition dates: 17 May to 16 June 2024.
– Opening night and IDAHOBIT celebration: Friday 17 May, 6:30-8:00pm.

Who can enter?
-Anyone who identifies as LGBTIQA+ or is questioning.
-No age restrictions.
-Must live anywhere in Victoria, Australia.

We are celebrating all self-portraits, showing how each person sees themselves, celebrating each person, just as they are. We exist in all colours, shapes and sizes, gender, identities, sexual preferences and sex characteristics. Yet, we are more alike than different. Let’s celebrate who we all are, in all our glorious differences and in our similarities. We simply are.

We are seeking self-portraits of you. These can come in the form of:
– selfie from phone
– photo of you, taken by someone else
– drawing, painting, sculpture (only 2D formats will be displayed, so you can create a sculpture of yourself, but you will have to photograph it, and enter the photograph)
– writing, poetry, text.

Check our website for more information and to submit your portrait.