A sneak peak into Sydney Contemporary's anticipated Opening Night

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Music will be curated by VICE, featuring Marcus WhaleGinger and the Ghost, Mossy, and more.

An After Party series presented by Concrete Playground features venues throughout Redfern. Drop into local haunts 107Arcadia, The Bearded Tit, The Dock and GDR for some experimental performance, curated cocktails and creative flair. More venues to be announced.

Sydney Contemporary, Australia's largest ever contemporary art fair features over 90 galleries from across the globe. Now in its third edition, the Fair is one of Australasia's most celebrated art events, and the perfect destination to discover and buy visual art.

Here is a sneak-peek of Sydney Contemporary's Opening Night (Thursday 7 September, 5pm-9pm). One of the most anticipated events on Sydney’s cultural calendar, the Opening Night celebrates some of the city’s most exciting musicians and performers transform the Fair into an immersive, all-encompassing night of art, music and entertainment.

Performance Contemporary will showcase 8 bold performance pieces that will take place throughout the Fair. Justene Williams presents her new live performance work, A Sonorous Body, which will intertwine choreography, song, percussion and outrageous textile design in a procession during the Opening Night, while Claudia Nicholson undertakes the romantic gesture of eating a raw lamb's heart upon a traditional South American sawdust carpet.