#20BOSinstameet is coming to Cockatoo Island on Sunday, 29 May!

Posted on 26 May 2016 in Events, News, Promos
Photograph: Levon Baird

Sunday, 29 May, 12–3 pm
Cockatoo Island (Embassy of the Real)

Join us for an afternoon of photographic adventure exploring heritage-listed Cockatoo Island and engaging with artworks by #20BOS artists at the Embassy of the Real.

Post your best images that respond to this year’s theme from the instameet for a chance to win:​

  • 2 x return flights* to Brisbane (valued at $1,600), courtesy of Biennale Airline Partner, Virgin Australia;
  • 2 x tickets to Cindy Sherman’s exhibition at GOMA (total value $30);
  • 1 x complimentary night* at Sofitel Brisbane Central (valued from $235/night); and
  • 1 x 20BOS pack, with limited edition catalogue, guide book and tote bag (total value $70).

RSVP is essential due to limited spaces! RSVP here


12 pm – Meet near the Biennale Info Hub

12:15 pm – Introduction/brief welcome speech to the 20th Biennale exhibition and behind-the-scenes by the Marketing team

12:30 pm – 1 hour workshop by Rafaela Pandolfini and learn how take high quality images of the visual arts.

Rafaela Pandolfini a Sydney based artist who works across photography, video and porcelain sculpture.

Her most recent work looks at the expression of emotion as form and is currently an artist in residence with Woollahra city council. She completed her MFA at Art and Design, UNSW in 2015.

1:30 pm – Mingle, have a chat, take photographs, go for a stroll around the Island and check out the exhibition!

3 pm – Meet ends with refreshments at Yering Station Wine Bar.

Follow us on Instagram for updates to the #20BOSInstaMeet.

Terms and conditions apply:
*Competition entrants are eligible to enter the draw to win 2 x return flights departing from Australian capital cities to Brisbane, courtesy of Biennale Airline Partner, Virgin Australia (1 x return flight is redeemable up to $800.) Total prize is valued at $1600. Prize is non-transferrable or refundable for cash. The winner will be notified on 5 June 2016. Prize is redeemable until 31 December 2016. Any changes to flight details, including date/time of departure and/or arrival, after the booking has been confirmed will be at the expense of the winner.
*Competition entrants are eligible to win 1 night accommodation for two in Sofitel Brisbane Central, courtesy of QAGOMA. Prize is non-transferrable or refundable for cash. Accommodation is subject to availability. Bookings cannot be changed. Total prize value for 1 x prize is $235.