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THE LOCK-UP CONTEMPORARY ART SPACE

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

EXPERIMENTA MAKE SENSE: INTERNATIONAL TRIENNIAL OF MEDIA ART

INTERNATIONAL TRIENNIAL OF MEDIA ART

EXPERIMENTA MAKE SENSE // INTERNATIONAL TRIENNIAL OF MEDIA ART

3 FEB - 18 MAR 2018

The Lock-Up once again partners with Experimenta Media Arts to present an exhibition that expresses the disconcerting and delightful world of the digital age.

EXPERIMENTA MAKE SENSE //
INTERNATIONAL TRIENNIAL OF MEDIA ART

HUNTER RED: SEEING RED

AS PART OF HUNTER RED

SEEING RED // AS PART OF HUNTER RED

26 MAY - 1 JUL 2018

Protest, activism, anarchy, disruption and intervention will be at the heart of SEEING RED

SEEING RED //
AS PART OF HUNTER RED

justiceINjustice

justiceINjustice //

24 MAR - 20 MAY 2018

A collaboration between artists and lawyers

justiceINjustice //

SYDNEY BIENNALE ARTIST PREVIEW

ARTIST PREVIEW

SYDNEY BIENNALE 2018 // ARTIST PREVIEW

5.30PM FRIDAY 3 MARCH 2018 -

Join Liz Bradshaw as she gives an insight into the upcoming 21st Biennale of Sydney, SUPERPOSITION: EQUILIBRIUM & ENGAGEMENT

SYDNEY BIENNALE 2018 //
ARTIST PREVIEW

JUDY WATSON

IN CONVERSATION WITH ALISA DUFF

JUDY WATSON // IN CONVERSATION WITH ALISA DUFF

3.30PM - 4.30PM SUNDAY 18 FEB 2018 -

Join artist Judy Watson as she speaks to Alisa Duff from the Wollotuka Institute at the University of Newcastle.

JUDY WATSON //
IN CONVERSATION WITH ALISA DUFF

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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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