Held on Friday 11th of August from 5pm there will be a huge collaboration of SALA exhibition launches in Port Adelaide.
Visitors will be able to walk from venue to venue to check out what’s on display, meet the artists, enjoy great food from local eateries, live music, entertainment and so much more.
Afterdark will be an evening “Art Crawl” . Guests can wander the streets of Port Adelaide following the pink lights that highlight a venue. Why not start at Gallery Yampu and wander across the Birkenhead bridge and enjoy a glass of wine at the Packing Shed’s Faces exhibition. Move on to the British Hotel and enjoy live music and the exhibition Between Worlds.
Port Adelaide Emporium has 21 artist exhibiting on their amazing space on 3 levels. 2 DJ’s will be spinning with food and drinks available. ASSP has the award winning Emu Dreaming on show. Black Diamond Tatto is always fun as they spoil us with their generous hospitality. This year they have Thomas Readett’s amazing art an absolute must. Pop over to Eco Lightfoot as they warm us with mulled wine, soup and “It’s a Wash”. We are so lucky to have this work by Michelle Jah.
Carlton Lane has the funky Jackalope pop in here to enjoy Nancy Forrester’s “ “Aspect” beautiful paintings and Irish Coffee and tasty treats. St Vincent Street is home to Eve to Dawn with 2 stunning exhibitions and a grazing table. Keep your eyes open for the pink lights to guide you to these amazing venues. Red Lime Shack has a selection of photographs by Kym Murphy, Port Adelaide’s Nature. Steph will be showing off her new Hemp foods and drink and you can also enjoy Hot Apple Cider and Hot Chocolate.
Right in the center of the Port Will be Black Diamond Gallery, Mixed Creative and Fontanelle. Here there will be live music, bar , food van and a huge selection of talent art by the SALA artists. Fontenelle is showing “Essays on Love, Mixed Creative “ A Trip to the Other Side” , Black Diamond Gallery Fusion and Lighthouse Wharf Hotel with artist Caroline Wall. Soak it all in and enjoy the hospitality of Port Adelaide!
Afterdark is a wonderful collaboration between local business and artists to show case the SALA festival in Port Adelaide. 14 Launches 14 Venues 1 Night. The Art Crawl. We encourage people to explore Port Adelaide on this night and enjoy the beauty of this historic area.