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Finding universal truths in the abstract

Artist Robert Burgess’ first ever exhibition at Logan Art Gallery is a powerful journey of introspection, self discovery, and reinvention through abstract painting. The exhibit will be open until 20 January 2024. The exhibition Paint on! is a collection of pieces that demonstrate not only his skill – which has been honed for decades in cities like New York and now Marsden – but also his

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Stunning works in latest Logan Art Gallery exhibition

One of the City of Logan’s most celebrated artists will soon have his work on display at Logan Art Gallery. Woodridge-based Jun Chen is part of a small group of Queensland artists whose work has regularly been accepted into the prestigious annual Archibald Prize Exhibition at the Art Gallery of New South Wales. Jun exhibited nine portraits in the Archibald between 2006 and 2021 and was runner-up

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Gallery - Kate Douglas - Halfway down the Hill

Peace Pole brings message of hope

A monument at Edens Landing State School, replicating one that can be found across the globe, is inscribed with what may be the purest – and most-enduring – wish of humankind: that peace may prevail on earth. More than 250,000 Peace Poles with the same message have been erected as part of the global project, which was founded by Japanese philosopher and founder of the World Peace Prayer Societ

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Destani, hope and messages of love

Destani Davies knows what it’s like to feel hopeless – and why it’s important to show people that, no matter what your mind might be telling you, hope always exists. That’s a message echoed by Loganlea’s Hope Stairs on Loganlea Road, a Council-driven project that features brightly coloured messages of hope, submitted by residents of the City of Logan. The Hope Stairs opened in Octobe

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Young flautist dreams big

At 7 years old, Maria Brereton and her family packed their bags for a one-way trip to Australia. Although she left her home country, she had more trials to face as she settled into her new life. She brought not only clothes and keepsakes, but also her Romanian culture – what she ate, how she dressed and how she perceived the world. At her primary school, lunchtime bullies made fun of her because

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New eateries in Logan

Looking for the latest and greatest in where to eat, drink and play in the City of Logan?  From the fluffiest Greek pitas to cheese foam bubble tea, we’ve compiled a list of the newest local establishments you need to know about. Remember to bookmark this page as it will be continuously updated!  Frankies Place, Loganholme:   You’ll find family-friendly comfort food and Italian fare at t

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New year, new you

2023 is almost here, which means it’s time to think about some goals for the new year. Whether you’re looking to embark on a new career path or improve your health, Logan City Council offers a plethora of programs, tools and facilities to help you succeed. Active and Healthy program If you’re planning to get fit in 2023, there’s something for everyone through the Active and Healthy progra

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