Teens take over the Art Gallery of South Australia

At least 500 teenagers are expected to take over the Art Gallery of South Australia this Saturday 21 May as a part of Neo Teen Takeover: Free/State.

Photo: Nat Rogers.

In a free event for teens aged 13-17, Neo Teen Takeover: Free/State will feature drag icons Haus of Kong, dancers from First Nations Dance Collective, an 11m long drawing experience with the Adelaide Central School of Art, music creation with Carclew, a screening of the Windmill Theatre’s animated series Honey, I’m home!, plus live music, karaoke, badge-making and more.

Neo Ambassador Pearl George said, “Neo is just an exciting place to go where teens can have heaps of fun, meet new people, create, view art, dance, dress up and be yourself.”

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The teen takeover is in celebration of SA Youth Week and the 2022 Biennial of Australian Art.

The event is free for teens aged 13-17 on Saturday 21 May, between 6-8:30pm. Bookings are required. To get more information and register, visit the Art Gallery of SA website.

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