Event Calendar

Art Cart

Every Saturday & Sunday
Art Cart engages children with the exhibitions on display through discussion and art making. Led by Gallery educators, every weekend Art Cart engages with a different work of art on display, and the event is staged in the Gallery space as close as...
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Public Tour

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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Art Gallery Society Event: Coffee with Art

First Wednesday of every month (except December & January)
Coffee with Art is a monthly morning tea followed by an informative talk with a special guest speaker.
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Friday 3 March
Join us in celebrating the official opening of the exhibition MAGIC MIKE: MICHAEL ZAVROS
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Public Talk: Asylum in Australia - Shukufa Tahiri

Wednesday 8 March
Hazara refugee Shukufa Tahiri visits Newcastle Art Gallery to present this talk in celebration of International Women's Day.
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Public Talks: Asylum in Australia - Tim O'Connor

Tuesday 21 March
Acting Chief Executive Officer at the Refugee Council of Australia, Tim O'Connor. visits Newcastle Art Gallery to present this talk in celebration of Harmony Day.
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Last Fridays

Last Friday of every month (except December)
The last Friday of every month, Newcastle Art Gallery extends its opening hours until 8pm. Bring your friends, explore current exhibitions, browse the Gallery Shop and from 5pm enjoy a drink at our pop-up bar.
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National Youth Week Event

Friday 31 March
Join a creative arts ‘break-out’ in ALEX SETON:THE ISLAND, and explore the possibilities of creative interpretation with paper origami, responding to themes within the exhibition on display.
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Art Gallery Society Event: Books with Art

Last Friday of March, May, July & September
Read a book with an art related theme, before participating in a discussion over morning tea.
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