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THE LOCK-UP CONTEMPORARY ART SPACE

What's On

The Lock-Up’s innovatively curated program promotes current, experimental and diverse practices from local, national and international creatives.

BEHAVE

PENNY THWAITE & MATTHEW TOME

BEHAVE // PENNY THWAITE & MATTHEW TOME

1 SEPT - 23 SEP 2018

A multi-sensorial experience, comprising of hand-crafted architectural forms and interiors, sensory evocations, performances, sound works and participatory projects.

BEHAVE //
PENNY THWAITE & MATTHEW TOME

FULL CIRCLE

PRESENTED BY CRITICAL ANIMIALS AS PART OF TiNA

FULL CIRCLE // PRESENTED BY CRITICAL ANIMIALS AS PART OF TiNA

28 SEPT - 14 OCT 2018

An exhibition that considers the inheritance of family cultural traditions and how artists delve into the past to navigate their future

FULL CIRCLE //
PRESENTED BY CRITICAL ANIMIALS AS PART OF TiNA

CRITICAL ANIMALS CREATIVE RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM 2018

CRITICAL ANIMALS CREATIVE RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM 2018

GIVE AND TAKE // CRITICAL ANIMALS CREATIVE RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM 2018

27 - 30 OCT 2018

Octapod and The Lock-Up present the Critical Animals Research Symposium
as part of This is Not Art (TiNA).

GIVE AND TAKE //
CRITICAL ANIMALS CREATIVE RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM 2018

THE GHOSTS OF NOTHING - IN MEMORY OF JOHNNY B. GOODE: MAJOR EXHIBITION & PERFORMANCE

IN MEMORY OF JOHNNY B. GOODE: MAJOR EXHIBITION & PERFORMANCE

THE GHOSTS OF NOTHING // IN MEMORY OF JOHNNY B. GOODE: MAJOR EXHIBITION & PERFORMANCE

7 JUL - 19 AUG 2018

An ambitious collision of contemporary visual art, performance and popular culture.

THE GHOSTS OF NOTHING //
IN MEMORY OF JOHNNY B. GOODE: MAJOR EXHIBITION & PERFORMANCE

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Artist in Residence

Visiting residents engage with the community, schools and tertiary institutions through lectures, in-conversation events, workshops, open studios and exhibition/performances.

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Our History

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.

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Venue Hire

The Lock-Up offers a dramatic setting for your next event in the heart of Newcastle’s heritage precinct.

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