Choose your own Oddventure
Presented by State Library of Queensland
The State Library is on the hunt for Shaun Tan's Lost Thing. Can you help? Join our arts workers daily as we complete the pages of an oversized book. Piece by piece and with clues and glue can we uncover the whereabouts of the Lost Thing?
There are a wide range of odd encounters at State Library of Queensland during the Festival:
Find out more about The STRANGE-itoreum performance
Find out more about the Oddly Strange or Strangely Odd workshop - free when booked in conjunction with the performance.
Find out more about the other free activities at the State Library of Queensland: The Odda-Tour-eum and
During Out of the Box Festival for Children, State Library of Queensland will host a range of weird, wonderful and wacky events inspired by The Odditoreum - an exhibition of curiosities pulled from deep within a museums vaults. These oddities have been transformed by award winning children's author and illustrator, Shaun Tan, blurring fact with fantasy to create an intriguing story for each.
26 May - 26 August, 10am - 5pm daily. The Parlour, Level 1. FREE - no bookings required.
The Odditoreum is a travelling exhibition developed by the Powerhouse Museum. This exhibition is supported by Visions of Australia, an Australian Government program supporting touring exhibitions by providing funding assistance for the development and touring of Australian cultural material across Australia.