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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”...

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...

Stuck for some school holiday ideas?

Take stock parents and carers, we are midway through the first week of January 2021. This means you’ve made it to the halfway mark of the summer school holidays. With the blur of Christmas...

Former gallery director awarded key to city

Veteran art director and curator Nick Mitzevich unlocked a Key to the City of Newcastle during an intimate ceremony at the Newcastle Art Gallery yesterday. The Director of the National Gallery of Australia,...

Exhibition to take new look at domestic life

Art lovers with an affinity for their homes and their creature comforts are expected to feel a fondness for Newcastle Art Gallery’s latest exhibition. Entitled DOMESTIC BLISS: functional works from the collection, the...

Newcastle tourism plan on the agenda

City of Newcastle councillors will tonight make an important decision about the future of tourism in Newcastle. A vote will be held to place the draft Destination Management Plan on public exhibition, which aims to...

Funding boost for museum and art gallery

Local stories are set to take centre stage at Newcastle Museum thanks to a multi-year funding allocation that will allow it to expand its program of self-curated exhibitions.  The museum will receive $135,000...

Great Scott! Sisters make cut in stories on city’s past

Everyone’s got a story about Newcastle, according to Glenn Dormand. As half of the filmmaking pair responsible for Stories of Our Town, Dormand is keen to help bring the city’s past back to...