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School Holiday Workshops WEEK 2 - Clay Nests

Tuesday 23, Wednesday 24, Friday 26 April
Taking inspiration from the exhibition SODESIHA: connected to Australia, sculpt a nest out of clay and decorate an egg to fit inside.
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Last Fridays: Party Like It's 1979

Friday 26 April
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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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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Coffee with Art - May: James Collis

Wednesday 1 May 2019
Exhibition Coordinator, James Collis provides insight into the international logistics involved in developing the exhibition SODEISHA: connected to Australia. An event coordinated and presented by the Newcastle Art Gallery Society.
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Opening weekend artist talk: Virginia Cuppaidge

Saturday 11 May 2019
Join Virginia Cuppaidge, Newcastle Art Gallery curator Sarah Johnson and gallerist Nicholas Thompson on opening weekend, exploring past and current influences and the enduring reference to Australian landscape in Virginia’s work.
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Art Appraisal Day

Friday 17 May 2019
Scheduled every May and November, these Art Appraisal days are a public service, connecting the community with low-cost and high quality conservation and valuation advice.
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Playing with Mud

Sunday 19 May
To celebrate the final weekend of SODEISHA: connected to Australia exhibition Newcastle Art Gallery invites the public to get down and dirty with members of the local ceramics community.
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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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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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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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