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June 2018

PRIMAVERA AT 25: MCA COLLECTION ARTIST TALK

June 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Glasshouse,
cnr Clarence and Hay St, Port Macquarie,

Primavera at 25: MCA Collection celebrates twenty-five years of the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia’s Primavera exhibition. Gallery Talks are free and provide a unique opportunity to meet the artists and learn more about the exhibitions in a fun and informal atmosphere. Entry is free. Bookings essential. PRIMAVERA AT 25: MCA COLLECTION Exhibition on view 16 June – 19 August 2018 Primavera at 25: MCA Collection celebrates twenty-five years of the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia’s Primavera exhibition. Taking this…

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PRIMAVERA AT 25: MCA COLLECTION OPENING

June 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Glasshouse,
cnr Clarence and Hay St, Port Macquarie,

Primavera at 25: MCA Collection celebrates twenty-five years of the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia’s Primavera exhibition. Exhibition Openings are a great opportunity to mingle with friends, artists, curators and learn more about the latest exhibitions The Glasshouse Regional Gallery invites you and a guest to the opening of:- PRIMAVERA AT 25: MCA COLLECTION Entry is free. Drinks can be purchased at the bar. Bookings essential. PRIMAVERA AT 25: MCA COLLECTION Exhibition on view 16 June – 19 August 2018…

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‘ONE SIZE FITS ALL’ – OPENING 5PM 8TH JUNE – CONTINUES 9 10 & 11 JUNE

June 9 @ 10:00 am - June 11 @ 4:00 pm
The Gallery,
81 Marine Drive (diagonally opposite Tea Gardens ferry wharf), Tea Gardens,

The Gallery Winter Warmer Exhibition 2018 EXHIBITION OPENING – 5PM FRIDAY 8TH JUNE and you are invited to attend, meet the artists and view their latest works. There’s also an opportunity to vote for your favourite artwork, and be in the running to win a raffle prize. The Winter Warmer exhibition will continue to be on display through the June long weekend 10am to 4pm Saturday, Sunday, Monday, 9-10-11 June and for a limited time after that. Have you dropped into Tea…

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‘The Diary of an Artist”

June 2
Sunset Gallery,
2/11 Murray street, Port Macquarie,

My fifth solo exhibition explores my life as an artist.” Painting is like breathing to me.” I need to document the experiences around me through my connections with the landscape and what inspires me. The beach “my solace, my joy, my meditation, my direction”; my garden” a continuing source of delight”; my travels and a brilliant colour palette of dye on silk.These inspirations feature in my work. I will also be demonstrating the art of painting on silk for those…

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The Life Of An Artist

June 2 - 18
Sunset Gallery,
2/11 Murray street, Port Macquarie,

Mid North Coast artist Robyn Jackson will be presenting her fifth solo exhibition of original paintings. “My theme for this exhibition explores my life as an artist. My everyday life is documented through art. My art diary enables me to cobble together my thoughts on my art practice. Painting is like breathing to me. I need to document the experiences around me through my connection with the landscape and what inspires me.” Robyn’s favourite medium is painting on silk. “I…

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May 2018

Grin Bin Cartoon Exhibition – Opening Night

May 25 @ 8:30 pm - 9:35 pm
Bunker Cartoon Gallery,
Coffs Harbour, NSW 2450 Australia

Come along & meet the man behind the “Grin Bin”, Mark Lynch. View his latest collection of works on display, enjoy a drink (cash bar) and nibbles, all for a Gold Coin donation.

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Preponderant Self – Artist Exhibition

May 20 @ 12:00 am - June 14 @ 11:00 pm
Artspace on 45,,
45 Gale Street,, Coramba,

Local Artist Tony Schaefer joins us at Artspace on 45 for his solo exhibition ‘ Preponderant Self’. This vibrant body of work is showing from the 20th of May until July 12th 2018.

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Exhibition Opening Dr Wilma Tabacco: The Great Sea

May 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Glasshouse Regional Gallery,
Crn Clarence/Hat Sts, Port Macquarie, NSW 2444 Australia

Exhibition Openings are a great opportunity to mingle with friends, artists, curators and learn more about the latest exhibitions The Glasshouse Regional Gallery invites you and a guest to the opening of:- The Great Sea Entry is free. Drinks can be purchased at the bar. Bookings essential. Dr Wilma Tabacco Tabacco has an extensive exhibiting history, both in Australia and internationally. She strives to create a world without ordinariness, encouraging students and artists to step out of their comfort zone,…

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Exhibition Opening- Sue Healey: En Route

May 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Glasshouse Regional Gallery,
Crn Clarence/Hat Sts, Port Macquarie, NSW 2444 Australia

Exhibition Openings are a great opportunity to mingle with friends, artists, curators and learn more about the latest exhibitions The Glasshouse Regional Gallery invites you and a guest to the opening of:- SUE HEALEY: EN ROUTE Entry is free. Drinks can be purchased at the bar. Bookings essential SUE HEALEY: EN ROUTE Exhibition on view 12 May – 9 June. En Route by Sydney-based choreographer, filmmaker and installation artist Sue Healey is a meditation on time and life-lines, dancers aged…

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Exhibition: The Great Sea by Dr Wilma Tabacco

May 12 @ 10:00 am - June 10 @ 4:00 pm
Glasshouse Regional Gallery,
Crn Clarence/Hat Sts, Port Macquarie, NSW 2444 Australia

The Great Sea is an exhibition of recent work by Melbourne based artist Dr Wilma Tabacco . The exhibition explores the Mediterranean Sea and aspects of towns – Herculaneum, history, civilisations and islands around the area – Cycladic. Tabacco’s painting explore echoes of her cultural past through the reading, experiencing ancient, modern and contemporary art. The artefacts produced by civilisations now long gone and marvelling at the propensity of art to retain its ‘voice’ – a distant past echo provide…

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Exhibition Opening: Gaolhouse to Glasshouse

May 12
Glasshouse Regional Gallery,
Crn Clarence/Hat Sts, Port Macquarie, NSW 2444 Australia

Exhibition Openings are a great opportunity to mingle with friends, artists, curators and learn more about the latest exhibitions. Gaolhouse to Glasshouse is a celebration of the John Oxley Bicentenary by members of the Hastings Valley Fine Art Association (HVFAA). This exciting exhibition illustrates how artists from HVFAA interpret the last 200 years in our region while linking their work to some historical aspect of our past. Works range from the traditional to the modern in a variety of media…

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Exhibition: The Great Sea by Wilma Tabacco

May 12 @ 12:00 am - June 10 @ 11:00 pm
Glasshouse,
cnr Clarence and Hay St, Port Macquarie,

This exhibition explores the Mediterranean Sea and aspects of towns – Herculaneum, history, civilisations and islands around the area – Cycladic. Exhibition: The Great Sea by Wilma Tabacco The Great Sea is an exhibition of recent work by Melbourne based artist Wilma Tabacco . The exhibition explores the Mediterranean Sea and aspects of towns – Herculaneum, history, civilisations and islands around the area – Cycladic. Tabacco’s painting explore echoes of her cultural past through the reading, experiencing ancient, modern and…

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And Another Thing

May 1 - June 1
The ArtSpace Urunga,
13 Bonville St, Urunga,

The Art Space Urunga invites all art lovers to the opening of our new exhibition, “And Another Thing”, on May the 5th at at 5-7.30pm. The exhibition showcases some of the extraordinary talent of the Mid North Coast, presented with the care to detail for which this gallery is known. Artists include Dean Beale, Christine Courcier-Jones, Stephie Clark, Chris Fahey, Ceri Frahm, Sally Hook, Juanella McKenzie, Paul Miller, Stuart Murphy, Isabel Ricketts, Len Stamford & May Southgate. Work shown will…

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April 2018

Nexus Community Gallery May Exhibitions

April 29 - May 25
Nexus Community Gallery,
Old Butter Factory, Bellingen 2454,

Main Gallery A Sense of Place Howard Piggott and Louise Keogh Howard Piggott and Louise Keogh have worked together as art teachers for many years and now collaborate in exhibitions which vibrantly celebrate the Macleay Valley landscapes in which they both live. Their exhibition, A Sense of Place, consists of a diverse range of lively paintings and colourful prints which explore our interaction with the wild world around us. Studio Gallery Thinking Out Loud Sharon Corbett Sharon has an advanced…

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Fetch me a Sketch – Matilda Street Gallery

April 28 @ 4:00 pm - May 31 @ 6:00 pm
Matilda St. Gallery,
26 Matilda St., Macksville N.S.W,
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“Fetch me a Sketch” by Noel Robertson Opening this Sat 28th April,4pm till 6pm. It is refreshing to see drawing from the simple form to complex landscapes. Works on paper ,pen and ink all done in Noels unique way.This is Noels first Solo Exhibition,with sixty recent works, there’s a whole lot to see and admire. He has also self-published several books which he will have at the opening .  Enjoy Noels art with Friends, music, nibbles and a drink .…

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Sawtell Art Group’s 2018 Flora and Fauna Exhibition

April 28 - June 3
Sawtell Art Gallery,
Cr Lyons & Bayldon Roads, opp Sawtell Bowling Club, Sawtell, NSW 2452 Australia

2018 Flora and Fauna Exhibition Opening Saturday 28th April – 3rd June 2018 Cnr Lyons and Bayldon Roads Sawtell. Entry Fee – Gold Coin Donation. Great chance to purchase Mothers’ Day Gifts. $100 Prize Money for both Flora and Fauna. Sculpture, Painting, Mixed Media, Photography, Printing and Art & Craft.

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Opening Night $10 includes refreshments and lucky door prize. Exhibition entry by gold coin donation.

ART IN THE VALE 2018

April 27
Hannam Vale Community Hall,
1205 Hannam Vale Road,, Hannam Vale NSW 2443,

The annual Art in the Vale exhibition and sale of local artworks is back in 2018! Opening night is on Friday 27th April from 6.30 to 8.30pm with an official opening by Ray Wilmott at 7.30pm. The exhibition will then run for two days, Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th April from 10 am to 4 pm. This annual fundraiser for the Hannam Vale Community Hall, put together by local artists and volunteers, provides a great opportunity for local artists to…

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‘Nu Feminin’ new works by Christopher Steele

April 26 - May 20
Gloucester Gallery,
Denison St, Gloucester, NSW,

The latest collection of works by Christopher Steele. These artworks represent a merging of traditional practice with contemporary technology. Please note the opening will now be on Saturday 28th April at 7pm and not Friday as previously advertised.

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Bowerbird Quilts Quilt Show

April 20 @ 9:00 am - April 21 @ 4:00 pm
Boambee East Community Hall,
Bruce King Drive, Boambee East,

Bowerbird quilts are holding a quilt show at the Boambee East Community Hall Friday 20-Saturday 21 April-9am-4pm. Over 100 Quilts and Textile Art on Display. Also includes Quilt Shows, Demonstrations, Quilts for sale and Morning and Afternoon Tea. All funds to support the Boambee East Community Hall.

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Journey into Imagination

April 19 @ 8:00 am - May 11 @ 4:00 pm
Ultragrafik Fine Art Gallery,
25/27 Hay Street, Port Macquarie,

Journey into Imagination is a group art exhibition by local artists exploring metaphysical visions and journeys of the mind. This collection of original art includes paintings and works on paper and is sure to astound. Artists include John Scott, Beric Henderson, David Brooker, Elva Henderson and Sumei Chew. Also on display will be a selection of rare prints by international artists including HR Giger, Glen Barr and Fred Kahler. Entry is free and most works are for sale. The exhibition…

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Migration Heritage Exhibition

April 18 - May 29
Kempsey Museum,
62 lachlan Street, South Kempsey,

The Macleay Valley has a rich migrant heritage and the Kempsey Museum has a national significant photographic collection that illustrates this heritage. In addition, the Museum has many oral and written stories to offer the public a rich and rewarding experience. Migration Heritage Exhibition The Macleay Valley has had migration and settlement from German, Indian, Lebanese, Syrian, Italian, Dutch, Greek, West Indian and Maltese families. Their stories include the internment of German families at Trial Bay in 1915 and the…

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The Body in Focus

April 12 - May 13
Gallery 2453,
59 Hickory Street, Dorrigo,

Interpretations of our theme “The Body in Focus” will lead to an absorbing exhibition at Gallery 2453 during April and May. The Dorrigo Visual Arts group will present unframed works selected from their sketches done in the “Room of Requirement” and elsewhere. Every week artists gather in Dorrigo to draw each other, work on individual projects, have fun and improve their skills. “The body” is an important element in these works because the freshness of an instant response creates lively…

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Cartoon Symphony

April 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Bunker Cartoon Gallery,
John Champion Way (off City Hill Drive), Coffs Harbour,

Opening Night Saturday 7th April, 2018. All proceeds donated to Joyland Carers Retreat, Coffs Harbour. Cartoons and their music are buried deep in our psyche. Many of us share the experience of a special cartoon character, be it heroic, inspirational or comical. They have the power to transport us back to that time of childhood and those wonderful memories. Tanja is a Synaesthete Artist who has the gift of Seeing Sound. In this exhibition you will experience cartoon imagery and…

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Creative Arts Open Day

April 7 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Coffs Harbour Showground Gallery,
Pacific Highway, Coffs Harbour,

It’s Open Day time again with the Coffs Harbour Creative Arts Group. Come along to the Showground Gallery and watch art demonstrations, talk with the tutors, and see what classes are on offer. Saturday, April 7, from 10.30 am to 3 pm. Join us for a cuppa and get arty!

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