James Street RESORT is back for the fourth year running!
The event is set to top last years with celebrations that commemorate James Street as a hub of fashion, food, lifestyle, art and design.
From Thursday, October 27 to Saturday 29, guests can expect a to experience a fusion of all the elements that make James Street great!
A component of this year’s celebrations includes an exciting Australian first. Former Google scientist, author and New York Times Opinion Editor Seth Stephens-Davidowitz is holding a presentation that addresses what Google searches reveal about human thought and behaviour.
So, if you own a smartphone and use the interwebs, well my friend, does Seth have the perfect treat for you!
You also won’t want to miss an opportunity to join James Streets Creative Director Marie-Louis Theile as she explores Australia’s most contemporary mind, artist Sam Cranston.
You can also enjoy the company and design works of one of Brisbane’s most iconic fashion identities, Lydia Pearson. Pearson is a self-taught pattern designer and fashion buyer, responsible for shaping globally successful label, Easton Pearson in Brisbane City over 28 years ago.
The James Street RESORT event also gives guests the opportunity to meet leading chef and foodie scientist Ben Williamson of Gerard’s Bar and Bistro. Who wouldn’t want to learn the art of master baking with a globally recognised culinary!
The event has three components:
DAY 1: Friday 27 – RESORT
DAY 2: Saturday 28 – Social Club
DAY 3: Sunday 29 – Symposium
This is one Brissy event you won’t want to miss! All James Street retailers will be throwing their doors open to commemorate with funky rhythms by DJ Sculpture Garden, cool in-store offers and happenings as well as art installations and live acts.
Guests can also expect special appearances by some of the most in-demand artists and designers.
Details are emerging so keep your peepers peeled for some HUGE announcements you won’t want to miss! Visit the James Street Facebook for updates!
Get amongst it, ladies and gentleman! #RESORTJ