The Lock-Up’s innovatively curated program promotes current, experimental and diverse practices from local, national and international creatives.
Enduring Parallels //
28 Nov - 30 Nov 2014
Enduring Parallels brings together ten artists from across Australia to present an exhibition of performance art that will inhabit the spaces of The Lock-Up.
Jodie Whalen // Artist in Residence
04 Nov - 01 Dec 2014
Jodie Whalen will be the artist in residence during the November - December 2014 period at The Lock-Up developing her work for the Enduring Parallel exhibition which opens on 28 November.
INSIDE I OUTSIDE //
5 December 2014 - 1 February 2015
Artist Ruth Feeney and architectural duo Anthrosite produce large-scale, responsive installations defined by and working within their assigned spaces to create the exhibition INSIDE I OUTSIDE.
Visiting residents engage with the community, schools and tertiary institutions through lectures, in-conversation events, workshops, open studios and exhibition/performances.Read More
In September 2014 The Lock-Up re-launched as a dedicated contemporary art space as a place for exchange, ideas, exploration, information and cultural endeavour.Read More
The Lock-Up offers a dramatic setting for your next event in the heart of Newcastle’s heritage precinct.Read More
Re opening 5th September, when we will be open from 10am to 4pm, Wednesday to Saturday, Sunday 11am-3pm. Drop in and say hello!
Located in one of Newcastle’s most significant heritage buildings, The Lock-Up is a multidisciplinary contemporary arts space and inner city hub for creative thinking and doing.
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