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ARTSPEAK 2019: 'Recollections: evolution of an Art Gallery'

Friday 24 May 2019
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Art Gallery Society, ARTSPEAK 2019 presents David Thomas, Newcastle Art Gallery Director, 1965-1975. An event coordinated and presented by the Newcastle Art Gallery Society.
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Public Tours

Every Saturday & Sunday
Our Public Tours are held every Saturday and Sunday at 11.00am. No bookings are required; simply meet our Guide at the Gallery Shop and be taken on a circuit of our exhibitions and permanent sculpture displays.
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Last Fridays: James Drinkwater

Friday 31 May, 2019
On the Last Friday of each month the Gallery presents a tactile, sensory and social series of events that incorporate art, music, talks and interaction in a relaxed environment after dark.
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Opening weekend artist talk: James Drinkwater

Saturday 1 June
Join the artist, Newcastle Art Gallery Exhibitions Coordinator James Collis, Art Gallery of NSW Australian Art Curator Anne Ryan, and long-time friend and fellow artist Todd McMillian for an informal panel discussion.
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Contemplating the Slow in Music: Listening not just hearing

Friday 21 June
Inspired by the rapidly growing international Slow Movement, Dr David Banney explores the concept of slow in music.
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Orava Quartet concert

Thursday 21 November 2019
With its fresh, energetic and breathtaking intensity to music making, ORAVA QUARTET will perform classics from the string quartet canon. An event coordinated and presented by the Newcastle Art Gallery Society.
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