National Recycling Week Events - Worn OUT?!? 2017

Worn OUT?!? 2017

Date: Saturday October 28th 7pm - 9.30pm with static exhibition running until Saturday November 4th.
Address: Reverse Garbage Queensland
20 Burke Street
City: Woolloongabba Qld
Category: Exhibition (eg art)

Worn OUT?!? 2017 is an upcycled wearable art exhibition that will showcase the creative potential of both pre-loved materials and those salvaged from the waste stream with two distinct showcases – Refashion and Cosplay – and all garments, costumes and accessories featured in the exhibition will use a minimum 75% 'non-new' materials.??

The exhibition will be launched with a free opening night event featuring multiple runway shows for Refashion and Cosplay on Saturday 28 October 2017 from 7pm to 9.30pm.  The exhibition will continue with a static display of selected Refashion garments, Cosplay outfits and accessories for the following week in Reverse Emporium, the upcycled art and craft gift shop at RGQ’s Woolloongabba warehouse.

The Cosplay Showcase will also feature an Upcycled Cosplay Challenge competition where selected applicants from the Showcase will create Cosplay outfits made from 100% salvaged materials, 90% of them from the Reverse Garbage Queensland warehouse.

What: A wearable art exhibition including launch night with runway events, food and drinks.

When: Saturday October 28th 7pm – 9.30pm with static exhibition running until Saturday November 4th.  Our warehouse is open 9am to 5pm Monday to Saturday.

Where: Reverse Garbage Queensland, 20 Burke Street, Woolloongabba, Qld 4102

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages 

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