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New­cas­tle Cen­tral Coast Gallery 139

139A Beau­mont Street, Hamil­ton 2303. T 0434-886-450. W www.gallery139.com.au H Wed-Sat 11.00 to 4.00, Sun 11.00 to 2.00. June 29 to July 16 The PRINT To­mor­row. July 20 to Aug 6 Big Bad Land.

Gosford Re­gional Gallery

36 Webb Street, East Gosford 2250. T (02) 43047550. E gallery@cen­tral­coast.nsw.gov.au W www.gos­for­dre­gion­al­gallery.com Free en­try. H Daily 10.00 to 4.00. To July 16 Colours of Coun­try

– Kylie Cas­sidy, Jo-Anne John­son, Wendy Paw­ley, Garry Pur­chase, Donella Wa­ters, Dal Wa­ters and Saretta Field­ing. Also, Patrick Car­roll: En­tropy.

Lake Mac­quarie City Art Gallery

First Street, Boor­agul 2284. T (02) 4921-0382 F 4921-0329. E art­gallery@lakemac.nsw.gov.au W art­gallery.lakemac.com.au Free en­try. H Tues-Sun 10.00 to 4.30. July 7 to Aug 20 Diane Ar­bus:

Amer­i­can Por­traits – presents the work of great Amer­i­can pho­tog­ra­pher Diane Ar­bus along­side a se­lec­tion of work by her con­tem­po­raries. A Na­tional Gallery of Aus­tralia ex­hi­bi­tion. This project has been as­sisted by the Aus­tralian Gov­ern­ment’s Vi­sions of Aus­tralia pro­gram. Also, Your Col­lec­tion: Photo i.d. – presents pho­to­graphs from col­lec­tion that speak to the iden­tity of the Hunter re­gion. A gallery project cu­rated by An­gus Bowen in con­sul­ta­tion with Rob Cle­worth. Artist Fo­cus: Pablo Tapia – a gallery project co-or­di­nated by Meryl Ryan.

The Lock Up

90 Hunter Street, New­cas­tle 2300. T (02) 49252265. W www.th­e­lockup.org.au H Wed-Sat 10.00 to 4.00, Sun 11.00 to 3.00. To Aug 6 STITCHED UP – fea­tur­ing 24 con­tem­po­rary in­ter­na­tional and na­tional fi­bre artists from Canada, Hun­gary, the Nether­lands, United King­dom, Den­mark and across Aus­tralia have contributed to the project. STITCHED UP gives a voice to the 193 girls who at­tended The New­cas­tle In­dus­trial School, in the 150th-year since its open­ing. In part­ner­ship with Time­less Tex­tiles. Cu­rated by Anne Kemp­ton and Wilma Simmons.

Mait­land Re­gional Art Gallery (MRAG)

230 High Street, Mait­land 2320. T (02) 4934-9859 F 4933-1657. E art­gallery@mait­land.nsw.gov.au W www.mrag.org.au Cul­tural Di­rec­tor Brigette Uren. H Tues-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.

New­cas­tle Art Gallery (NAG)

1 La­man Street, New­cas­tle 2300. T (02) 4974-5100. E art­gallery@ncc.nsw.gov.au W www.nag.org.au Cul­tural Di­rec­tor (City of New­cas­tle): Liz Bur­cham. H Tues-Sun 10.00 to 5.00. To July 23 Ab­strac­tion:

Cel­e­brat­ing Aus­tralian women ab­stract artists –a Na­tional Gallery of Aus­tralia ex­hi­bi­tion. Show­cas­ing works of art from the Na­tional Gallery of Aus­tralia and re­veal­ing the re­mark­able con­tri­bu­tion Aus­tralian women artists have made to ab­stract art. To Aug 20

THE PHAN­TOM SHOW – an ex­hi­bi­tion cel­e­brat­ing the New­cas­tle Art Gallery build­ing’s 40th an­niver­sary. The Phan­tom returns 40 years af­ter the 1977 ex­hi­bi­tion ‘Ghost who walks can never die’.

Re:Pub­lik Cafe

1/271 Ocean View Road, Et­ta­long Beach 2257.

T (02) 4311-6842. H Daily 8.30 to 4.30. July 12 to Sept 4 Sculp­ture at the Re:Pub­lik by

Boyd McMil­lan – cur­rent metal sculp­ture in painted alu­minium and cop­per. @boy­dm­cmil­la­nart­work/sculp­ture at the re:pub­lik.

The Uni­ver­sity Gallery and Senta Taft-Hendry Mu­seum of Oceanic Art

Uni­ver­sity of New­cas­tle, Uni­ver­sity Drive, Cal­laghan 2308. T (02) 4921-5255. E gallery@new­cas­tle.edu.au W www.new­cas­tle.edu.au/uni­ver­si­ty­gallery H Wed-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 4.00. To July 15 Balnhd­hurr – A Last­ing Im­pres­sion. An Art­back NT tour­ing ex­hi­bi­tion. July 19 to Aug 5 Shad­ow­lands II by Penny Dun­stan.

Watt Space

Northum­ber­land House, cnr King and Auck­land streets, New­cas­tle 2300. T Of­fice (02) 4921-5188. Gallery 4921-8733. E wattspace@new­cas­tle.edu.au W www.wattspace­gallery.word­press.com H Wed-Sun 11.00 to 5.00. June 28 to July 16 (open­ing Thurs June 29, 6.30pm) Danielle Minett, Ralph Kenke and Donna Jorna. Also, Works by Fi­bre/ Tex­tiles stu­dents. July 20 to Aug 6 (open­ing Fri July 21, 6.30pm) Solo ex­hi­bi­tions by Robyn Ped­ley, Emma Wilks and Chloe Hey.

North­ern Rivers Coffs Har­bour Re­gional Gallery

Cnr Coff and Duke streets, Coffs Har­bour 2450. T (02) 6648-4863. E gallery@chcc.nsw.gov.au W www.coff­shar­bour.nsw.gov.au/gallery Free en­try. H Tues-Sat 10.00 to 4.00. July 7 to Aug 12 John Ben­nett: First Light From Eos to He­lios. Also, Jenni Catt: Melt­ing into the Sun, and An­gela Tay: Ebb Tides. Three artists who each ex­per­i­ment with process and tech­nique to ex­plore our con­nec­tions with na­ture.

Glasshouse Re­gional Gallery

Cnr Clarence and Hay streets, Port Mac­quarie 2444. T (02) 6581-8888. W www.glasshouse.org.au H Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 10.00 to 4.00.

Grafton Re­gional Gallery

158 Fitzroy Street, Grafton 2460. T (02) 6642-3177. E gallery@clarence.nsw.gov.au W www.grafton­gallery.nsw.gov.au H Tues-Sat 10.00 to 4.00. To July 29 ARTEXPRESS 2016.

Lis­more Re­gional Art Gallery

131 Molesworth Street, Lis­more 2480. T (02) 6622-2209. E art­gallery@lis­more.nsw.gov.au W www.lis­more­gallery.org The gallery is cur­rently closed to the public as we are re­lo­cat­ing to the Lis­more Quad­ran­gle. We are now work­ing to­wards a mem­o­rable pro­gram of events, ready for the ex­pected open­ing in late 2017.

Man­ning Re­gional Art Gallery

12 Mac­quarie Street, Ta­ree 2430. T (02) 65925455. E art.gallery@mid­coast.nsw.gov.au

W mrag.mid­coast.nsw.gov.au H Wed-Sat 10.00 to 4.00, Sun 1.00 to 4.00.

Moree Plains Gallery

25 Frome Street, Moree 2400. T (02) 6757-3320. E moreeplains­gallery@big­pond.com W www.moreeplains­gallery.org.au Free en­try. H Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 1.00. From July 7 (open­ing Fri July 7, 6pm) Ye­ladu! Kami­laroi Art To­day – con­tem­po­rary Kami­laroi art by emerg­ing and es­tab­lished artists.

Muswell­brook Re­gional Arts Cen­tre

Cnr Bridge and Wil­liam streets, Muswell­brook 2333. T (02) 6549-3880. E arts.cen­tre@muswell­brook.nsw.gov.au W www.muswell­brook.nsw.gov.au/in­dex.php/mra­chome H Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 10.00 to 1.00, Mon by appt. To Aug 27 Crea­ture. July 8 to Aug 27 Con­tem­po­ris­ing the Mod­ern – Pho­tog­ra­phy from the 20th and 21st Cen­tury. Also, Travis de Vries: Lost Tales – Walk­ing with Gods.

Ret­ro­spect Galleries

52 Jon­son Street, By­ron Bay 2481. T (02) 66808825. E by­ron@ret­ro­spect­gal­leries.com

W www.ret­ro­spect­gal­leries.com H Daily 9.30 to 6.00. Cut­ting-edge col­lectable art from es­tab­lished and emerg­ing Aus­tralian artists and de­sign­ers.

South­ern High­lands Bowral Art Gallery

1 Short Street, Bowral 2576. T (02) 4861-4093.

E of­fice@bdas­gallery.com W www.bdas­gallery.com www.face­book.com/bowralart­gallery. H Daily 10.00 to 4.00. The Bowral Art Gallery – home of the Bowral & Dis­trict Art So­ci­ety & BDAS work­shops. June 30 to July 9 (open­ing Fri June 30, 6.30pm)

Pirtek Still Life Prize, spon­sored by Pirtek South­ern High­lands. July 14 to 25 (open­ing Sat July 15, 2pm)

This Frag­ile Land by Sue South­wood. July 27 to Aug 1 The Life Class.

Sturt Gallery & Stu­dios

Cnr Range Road and Waver­ley Pa­rade, Mit­tagong 2575. T (02) 4860-2083. E shop@sturt.nsw.edu.au

W www.sturt.nsw.edu.au H Daily 10.00 to 5.00. Sturt was es­tab­lished in 1941 and is a na­tion­ally sig­nif­i­cant and award winning cen­tre for the teach­ing, sale, pro­duc­tion and ex­hi­bi­tion of con­tem­po­rary Aus­tralian craft and de­sign.

South Coast Bega Val­ley Re­gional Gallery

Zin­gel Place, Bega 2550. T (02) 6499-2202. E gallery@be­gaval­ley.nsw.gov.au W gallery.be­gaval­ley.nsw.gov.au face­book.com/be­gaval­leyre­gion­al­gallery. H Tues-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 9.00 to 12.00. July 15 to Sept 30 Trea­sures of Aus­tralian Art 1890 to 1950 – The Howard Hinton Col­lec­tion in­clud­ing works by Wil­liam Do­bell, Hans Heyson, Mar­garet Pre­ston, Lloyd Rees, Al­bert Namitjira, Nor­man Lind­say, Syd­ney Long, Tom Roberts, Arthur Stree­ton and Rupert Bunny. Tour­ing from the New Eng­land Re­gional Art Mu­seum.

Duck Print Fine Art

39-41 Went­worth Street, Port Kem­bla 2505.

T (02) 4276-1135. W www.duck­print­fin­eart.com.au Prints for sale, work­shops avail­able, cus­tom print­ing + edi­tions.

The Egg & Dart

Shop 2, 1-3 Ray­mond Road, Thirroul 2515. T (02) 4268-4885. E info@eggand­dart.com.au W www.eggand­dart.com.au H Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00. July 21 to Aug 12 (open­ing Fri July 21, 6-8pm) Stuffed Species – The Gen­tle Art of In­te­rior Fauna by Rosie Dea­con.

Wol­lon­gong Art Gallery

Cnr Kem­bla and Burelli streets, Wol­lon­gong 2520. T (02) 4227-8500 F 4226-5530. E gallery@wol­lon­gong.nsw.gov.au W www.wol­lon­gongart­gallery.com H Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 12.00 to 4.00, closed Mon and public hols. To July 16 Arthur Apan­ski: An­thro­pocene – paint­ings and sculp­ture that ex­am­ine the con­nec­tion be­tween con­sumer so­ci­ety and the six mass ex­tinc­tion. To July 23 John Bokor: The Source – vi­brant evoca­tive and mul­ti­lay­ered paint­ings of ev­ery­day ob­jects, in­te­ri­ors and land­scapes of life. Also, Bill O’Dono­van: Go-Go. Self and the city – paint­ings and prints ex­plor­ing the re­cur­ring mo­tifs of the city. To Aug 20 Brian Har­ti­gan: Cir­cle in the Round – a sur­vey of ab­stract paint­ings and works on pa­per from 1980-2017. Also, In­dige­nous Works from the Col­lec­tion – ex­plor­ing iden­tity and fam­ily con­nec­tions and in­cludes works by Danie Mel­lor, Chris­tian Thompson and Caro­line Oak­ley. July 22 to Oct 8 Heuris­tic – an ex­plo­ration into the world of the street artist. In­cludes paint­ings, prints, dig­i­tal me­dia and vir­tual re­al­ity. Cu­rated by Si­mon Grant.

Blue Moun­tains Blue Moun­tains City Art Gallery

30 Parke Street, Ka­toomba 2780. T (02) 4780-5410. E info@blue­moun­tain­scul­tur­al­cen­tre.com.au W www.blue­moun­tain­scul­tur­al­cen­tre.com.au Adults $5/Conc. $3. Chil­dren un­der 16 free. H Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 10.00 to 4.00. Public hols 10.00 to 2.00. July 1 to Aug 13 Na­tional Pho­to­graphic Por­trait Prize 2017. Blue Moun­tains City Art Gallery is the first venue in The Na­tional Pho­to­graphic Por­trait Prize 2017 tour. The ex­hi­bi­tion is se­lected from a na­tional field of en­tries, re­flect­ing the dis­tinc­tive vi­sion of Aus­tralia’s as­pir­ing and pro­fes­sional por­trait pho­tog­ra­phers and the unique na­ture of their sub­jects. A Na­tional Por­trait Gallery ex­hi­bi­tion. July 8 to Aug 13 Tracey Mof­fatt

from the MAMA col­lec­tion – this ex­hi­bi­tion is drawn from the col­lec­tion of the Mur­ray Art Mu­seum Al­bury (MAMA), and fea­tures pho­to­graphs from Mof­fatt’s ‘Some­thing More’, ‘Scarred for Life’ and ‘Some Lads’ se­ries. A tour­ing ex­hi­bi­tion from the MAMA col­lec­tion.

Pablo Ta­pio, Self Por­trait at work (in progress), 2017, oil on linen, 113 x 82cm Courtesy the artist and Lake Mac­quarie City Art Gallery

Anne Kemp­ton, Lost, 2017, 50:193 muslin stitched with 50 im­ages printed us­ing cyan­otype and Van Dyke Courtesy the artist and The Lock Up

Jenni Catt, Sugar Glider, 2017, water­colour on pa­per, 28 x 38.5cm Courtesy the artist and Coffs Har­bour Re­gional Gallery

Grace Crow­ley, Ab­stract paint­ing, 1947, oil on card­board, 60.7 x 83.3cm Na­tional Gallery of Aus­tralia, Can­berra Pur­chased 1959

Robyn Kin­sela, Ode to a Lemon, 2015, oil and oil­stick on can­vas, 91 x 182cm Courtesy the artist and Bowral & Dis­trict Art So­ci­ety Inc

Arthur Apan­ski, White Rider, Pesti­lence (de­tail), 2014, oil on can­vas, 195 x 120cm Courtesy the artist and Wol­lon­gong Art Gallery

Gary Gre­aly, Richard More­croft and Ali­son Mackay, 2016 Courtesy the artist and Blue Moun­tains City Art Gallery

Tracey Mof­fatt, Some­thing More # 3, 1989, cibachrome photograph MAMA col­lec­tion

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