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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.

justiceINjustice

justiceINjustice //

24 MAR - 20 MAY 2018

A collaboration between artists and lawyers

justiceINjustice //

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

8 JUL - 19 AUG 2018

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

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

HUNTER RED: SEEING RED

SEEING RED

HUNTER RED: // SEEING RED

26 MAY - 1 JUL 2018

An exhibition takes activism and protest as its cue.

HUNTER RED: //
SEEING RED

ART & LAW

PUTTING JUSTICE INTO PRACTICE SYMPOSIUM

ART & LAW // PUTTING JUSTICE INTO PRACTICE SYMPOSIUM

12:30PM - 8.00PM FRIDAY 18 MAY 2018 -

Join us in National Law week for an extended program of panels and facilitated conversations developed in collaboration with the University of Newcastle Law School and presented in conjunction with exhibition justiceINjustice.

ART & LAW //
PUTTING JUSTICE INTO PRACTICE SYMPOSIUM

CURATOR CALL OUT

CRITICAL ANIMALS

PROJECT CURATOR CALL OUT // CRITICAL ANIMALS

DEADLINE - 14 MAY 2018

Critical Animals are calling out for a Project Curator to deliver their annual Critical Animals exhibition at The Lock-Up, as part of the This is Not Art Festival

PROJECT CURATOR CALL OUT //
CRITICAL ANIMALS

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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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