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Friday, July 23, 2021

Category: Exhibitions

Newcastle Weekly
Newcastle Weekly

Puppets, art and dance launch children’s book at Newcastle Libraries

Shadow puppets, art and dance are set to bring books to life at Newcastle City Libraries these school holidays.

Exhibition draws on Newcastle’s unique character

An exhibition, which draws on Newcastle’s unique character both past and present in a series of ceramic and glass photographs, will open to the public this week. Newcastle Studio Potters Inc, located at...

Art gallery exhibition packs a punch

The Maitland Regional Art Gallery (MRAG) invites everyone to be part of a special Winter Season opening weekend later this month, as various exciting exhibitions launch. It’s all headlined by Shadow Boxer, an...

Newcastle Museum exhibit earns highest honour

Newcastle Museum has beaten some of the most prestigious cultural institutions across the country to earn the industry’s highest national accolade. The innovative social history exhibition, 1X4, which was curated from Newcastle Museum’s own extensive...

Archibald Prize exhibition Maitland bound

Australia’s favourite portrait exhibition, the Archibald Prize, will head to the Maitland Regional Art Gallery (MRAG) in early 2022 as part of its tour throughout New South Wales and Victoria. The prestigious showcase,...

Photo exhibition to tell stories of Australia

Iconic photos and stories from Australia’s outback, bush and coast are set to go on exhibition in Lake Macquarie as part of a new touring show by the National Museum of Australia...

Finches the focus at gallery’s annual wildlife exhibition

Twitchers will have much to chirp about this June long weekend when Morpeth Gallery combines with the Hunter Valley Finch Club to showcase one of the world’s most colourful feathered friends. Artists will...

Landmark exhibition to showcase the Torres Strait

Torres Strait Islander and local artist Toby Cedar says an exhibition opening this Sunday 29 May “means everything” to his community. To be staged at the Newcastle Art Gallery, WARWAR: The Art of...

‘Through the Loupe’: photography exhibition

Emerging Newcastle artists James Rhodes and Aidan Gageler are hoping to redefine photography with their new exhibition, ‘Through the Loupe’. The pair say their two-day exhibition, to be held across the June long...

Port Stephens museum plan a step closer

A push to develop a regional museum and interpretive centre in Port Stephens has taken a step forward, with the group leading the charge outing their preferred site. Fly Point Nelson Bay has...

Six Reflections shines brightly on Hunter

Back to Back Galleries is gearing up to host Six Reflections at its Newcastle studio from this weekend. The group exhibition – consisting of three painters and three ceramic artists each reflecting their...

Chinchen Street creator to host her first pop-up

When Bonnie Lee Tipper hosts her pop-up shop and exhibition in The Showroom at the Owens Collective this Friday, it’ll be the closest she says she’ll ever come to featuring in a...

BIG, BOLD & BRIGHT: Exhibition about finding self

Emerging Branxton artist Kim Lundy is hosting her first solo exhibition this month. BIG, BOLD & BRIGHT will feature at the Hunter Artisan Gallery and Café in East Maitland until April 25. The work...

Photographer turns lens on real life in travelling exhibit

The Newcastle Art Gallery will showcase the work of Australian contemporary artist Bill Henson as the first stop on a travelling exhibition by Monash Gallery of Art (MGA).  “The light fades but the gods remain”...

Gallery to mark International Women’s Day

Blackstone Gallery will celebrate International Women’s Day by exhibiting some of the city’s most talented female artists. ‘MISTRESS 2’ is showcasing the works of 11 artists and practitioners from across the Hunter. Gallery co-owner...

Artists fill a VOID at Newcastle Art Gallery

The Newcastle Art Gallery (NAG) will present a touring exhibition of work, from this weekend, by contemporary Aboriginal artistic practitioners articulating the unknown as space, time and landscape. VOID officially opens on Saturday...

Maitland gallery to host captivating exhibitions

Maitland Regional Art Gallery (MRAG) will unveil six new exhibitions for the autumn season, featuring more than 90 renowned Australian and international artists alongside Hunter Valley teens. Among the latest offerings are national...

Newcastle teen’s ARTEXPRESS win makes for a happy birthday

Haylee Mills was given the best 18th birthday present on Wednesday night after being told her HSC artwork would be hanging on the wall of the Art Gallery of NSW as part...

The Show must go on: popular event to make big return

A room full of sideways furniture, food, rides, robotics and horticulture are all part of The Newcastle Show’s big return this year. Organisers have been busy planning a COVID-Safe event for the community,...

Questacon exhibit to add more Colour at museum

Due to its popularity, Questacon’s Colour exhibition will be hanging around the Hunter a bit longer. The display’s season at the Newcastle Museum has now been extended until the end of the April...

Music: Britt set to launch her ‘Home Truths’ album

Newcastle’s Catherine Britt is preparing to launch her Home Truths album next week. The independent Australian artist famed for having her music discovered by Elton John, will release her first album via her...
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