Carriageworks will become a hive of activity for the arts community and its audience from 7 to 10 September for ‘Sydney Contemporary’, an annual event on the Australian arts calendar. A host of local, national and international galleries will feature the best in contemporary art with new work to be revealed through a diverse range of established and emergent arts practices across six platforms: Current, Future, Paper, Performance, Installation and Video. The program includes conversation with leading creatives, a children’s play-scape created by Japanese-Australian artist Hiromi Tango and the chance to see the latest in art publications. Art Almanac will be at the fair, please come and say hello. Opening night includes music, food and performance on Thursday 7 September, 5-9pm.