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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.

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

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 collision of contemporary visual art, performance and popular culture.

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

WIYALIKAN

PRESENTED BY THE LOCK-UP AND NGARRAMA PRODUCTIONS

WIYALIKAN: ONE WHO SPEAKS // PRESENTED BY THE LOCK-UP AND NGARRAMA PRODUCTIONS

1.30PM - 2.30PM and 6PM - 7PM WEDNESDAY 27 JUNE & 6PM - 7PM THURSDAY 28 JUNE 2018 -

An intimate theatre production, retelling stories from the Aboriginal communities of Newcastle and the Hunter.

WIYALIKAN: ONE WHO SPEAKS //
PRESENTED BY THE LOCK-UP AND NGARRAMA PRODUCTIONS

The Forage, Flower and Fold Natural Dye Workshop

FORAGE, FLOWER AND NATURAL DYE WORKSHOP PRESENTED BY INSIDE JO. B

OLIVE TREE WORKSHOP SERIES // FORAGE, FLOWER AND NATURAL DYE WORKSHOP PRESENTED BY INSIDE JO. B

11 AM - 1.30PM SUNDAY 24 JUNE 2018 -

Learn how to create natural dyes made from plants, food and other natural materials...

OLIVE TREE WORKSHOP SERIES //
FORAGE, FLOWER AND NATURAL DYE WORKSHOP PRESENTED BY INSIDE JO. B

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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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