New South Wales
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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’.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
Northumberland House, cnr King and Auckland streets, Newcastle 2300. T Office (02) 4921-5188. Gallery 4921-8733. E email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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.
52 Jonson Street, Byron Bay 2481. T (02) 66808825. E firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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