Enjoy a curated First Fridays program online from home as we celebrate World Environment Day.

To mark World Environment Day this First Friday celebrates the 2020 theme of biodiversity. Hear from Monster Theatres artist Mike Bianco and a panel of professionals whose research focuses on the environment both scientifically and artistically. Plus learn how to make your own native bee hotel and enjoy an environmental themed playlist.​

Panel discussion: Bees, Biodiversity & Art

AGSA acknowledges the Kaurna people, the traditional owners of the land upon which the Art Gallery of South Australia stands and where this video was recorded.

Monster Theatres Virtual Tour

Mike Bianco's celebrated and critically acclaimed Monster Theatres project Anthrocomb was part of the opening weekend of the 2020 Adelaide Biennial. Experience the project through our Virtual Tour.

Bees in Mike Bianco's hive, 2019; photo: Mike Bianco.

Bees as Art Critics

Bees can learn the difference between two styles of art in a single afternoon. Find out how with Associate Professor Andrew B Barron.

The Blue Banded native bee, Amegilla Cingulata

Secure Pollination through Re-vegetation

Learn what plants can help sustain bees and enhance pollination with The University of Adelaide.

An example of a bee hotel

Make your own Bee Hotel

Get handy with these tips and tricks from Dr Katja Hogendoorn.

installation view: 2020 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Monster Theatres featuring Internal Interior by Erin Coates & Anna Nazzari, Art Gallery of South Australia; photo: Saul Steed.

First Fridays Playlist

Enjoy a selection of tunes with an environmental influence.