ARTcycle Incorporated is an artist run cycling initiative. We promote art and artist-friendly cycling activities including tours, interactive, cross-discipline and hybrid arts practices at the intersection of art, industry and environment.
We are based in Sydney, Australia.
Pedal for Art! Date: 09 August 2014 Council Event Cost: Free Event Details
Explore the North Shore by bike on this guided group ride to view the best art available. Meet our art guru, Gilbert Grace from ArtCycle Inc; outside Artarmon Train Station (Elizabeth Street) at 10.00am.
The ride will take approximately 4 hours with regular stops to view and discuss different points of interest, with lunch being held at Cafe Eighty Ate on West Street (please bring money for lunch).
The ride will finish with a short pedal across the Harbour Bridge to take in the spectacular views and ending at Wynyard Station. Here you can catch a train directly back to Artarmon Station. For those less adventurous, you can exit the ride at Milson's Point Rail Station or Waverton Rail Station to head back to Artarmon.
To secure your place you must book online as there are limited places available.
To take part in this ride you must have your own bike, helmet and be aged 16 years or over.
A map of the ride will be available in local libraries and on the day to take home. Additional information about ArtCycle and this tour can be found at www.artcyclesydney.com and http://www.meetup.com/Art-Cycle-Sydney/events/191370422/ (25 places, you must book via Lindsay Menday link below).
Time: Saturday 09 August 2014 at 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Venue: Meet outside Artarmon Rail Station, Elizabeth Street, Artarmon New South Wales
Contact: For more information please contact Lindsay Menday.
Perfect Match: street artists and property owners get together for a marriage made in heaven.
Check out the website https://www.marrickville.nsw.gov.au/perfectmatch/ Download the program here PERFECT MATCH - ROUND 1 (Sat 5 July) Meet: 10 am Newtown Art Seat - cnr Australia and King St Newtown. Finish: Summer Hill Station Cost: Free, booking essential. Booking: Meetup http://www.meetup.com/Art-Cycle-Sydney/events/189863252/ Bring: Geared bicycle in good order, change/lunch, waterbottle, repair kit, kitchen sink - you know the drill. Helmets compulsory - no helmet no ride. We obey the Australian Road Rules. Contact: Gilbert 0434 910 422 PERFECT MATCH - ROUND 2 (Sun 6 July) Meet: 10 am Newtown Art Seat - cnr Australia and King St Newtown. Finish: St Peters Station. Cost: Free, booking essential. Booking: Meetup http://www.meetup.com/Art-Cycle-Sydney/events/189863382/ Bring: Geared bicycle in good order, change/lunch, waterbottle, repair kit, kitchen sink - you know the drill. Helmets compulsory - no helmet no ride. We obey the Australian Road Rules. Contact: Gilbert 0434 910 422
I'm doing two events at the Sydney Writers' Festival that ARTcycle members/readers might be interested in:
Changing Gears ‘Read and Ride’ event, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, May 25 10am-1pm
This year the Sydney Writers’ Festival is holding a special cycling-themed event at the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre on Sunday May 25. Join the ABC’s Gregg Borschmann as he talks to Greg Foyster, the author of Changing Gears, about his 6500-kilometre bicycle odyssey up the east coast of Australia seeking a simpler, more fulﬁlling lifestyle. The one hour discussion is followed by an optional two hour ride around the Blue Mountains with Greg Foyster and Bikeminded bicycle store.
Life on Two Wheels, Sydney Theatre Company, Pier 4/5 Hickson Rd, The Rocks, May 22 10am-11am
Emma Ayres (Cadence) cycled from England to Hong Kong with only a small violin for company. Greg Foyster (Changing Gears) quit his job in advertising to cycle from Hobart to Cairns in hope of discovering a more simple life more aligned with his values. Share in Emma and Greg’s stories as they discuss journeys ﬁlled with adventure, discovery and life lessons. They speak to writer and fellow cyclist Chris Flynn.
Play adaption by Nelson Bond Director A1TC Artistic Director Rachel Jordan.
Celebrated as one of the greatest novels of the 20th Century and the Winner of the Retrospective Hugo Award in 1996. Animal Farm is a fable with a sting. Much has been written about the threat of Communism, but it remained to the late George Orwell, farsighted British author of the brilliant and frightening 1984, to expose the Russian experiment for what it really is; an idealist’s dream, converted by realists into a nightmare...
Featuring Helena Telford, Juan Lorenzo Suarez, Sarah Robinson, Demitri Fields, Karina Bracken, Juliet Velieu, Luna Andom and Nicolas Shields
The Archway 1 Theatre Company was established in August 2012, by founder and Artistic Director Rachel Jordan. The Archway 1 Theatre Company was established in August 2012, committed to developing new work, producing classical and contemporary texts with a focus on exploring ideas and current issues...
We thought we would take in some eternally relevant theater from Eric Blair, noted member of the commentariat. This is a group booking - email firstname.lastname@example.org or meetup site with your prefered dates. Group booking online attracts 10% discount making for an affordable nights entertainment.
Meet: 7pm Newtown Art Seat for a cycle to Bicentennial Park, Blackwattle Bay.
Date: TBA choice of 23rd / 24th / 25th / 30th / 31st May & 1st June 8pm.
Cost: $20 minus 10% if we get the required number of 10+ online booking.
Book: Email first to arrange date ARTcycle will make a group booking online.