The Lock-Up’s innovatively curated program promotes current, experimental and diverse practices from local, national and international creatives.
GESTURE & PRESENCE // Jacobus Capone & Madison Bycroft
4 NOVEMBER - 4 DECEMBER 2016
Installation, performance documentation, photography and live performance with two of Australia’s contemporary art dynamos.
GROUP EXHIBITION // EVERY BREATH
10 DECEMBER 2016 - 29 JANUARY 2017
Using air as an artistic medium, a motif or as the starting point for artistic research, this exhibition project explores the concept of air and its wider connections.
CONTEMPORARY PRINTMAKING DEMONSTRATION //
10AM - 4PM 3 DECEMBER -
A demonstration day with UK printmakers Tracey Hill, Jason Hicklin and Greg Fuller.
CONTEMPORARY PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP FORUM //
2PM 11 DEC 2016 -
A special event exploring approaches to printmaking within contemporary art practice.
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
We are 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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