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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.

INSIDE I OUTSIDE

INSIDE I OUTSIDE //

5 December 2014 - 1 February 2015

Artist Ruth Feeney and architectural duo Anthrosite produce large-scale, responsive installations defined by and working within their assigned spaces to create the exhibition INSIDE I OUTSIDE.

INSIDE I OUTSIDE //

MAKE KNOWN

High Tea with Mrs. Woo and Mr Book // MAKE KNOWN

6 Feb 2015 - 15 Mar 2015

Make Known is an installation- based exhibition which documents the making process of wearable garments how these transform with time, place and materials.

High Tea with Mrs. Woo and Mr Book //
MAKE KNOWN

PORT OF CALL

Kurt Sorenson // PORT OF CALL

06 Feb - 15 Mar 2015

Kurt Sorensen’s eerie and cinematic work is a blend of photography, history and anthropology.

Kurt Sorenson //
PORT OF CALL

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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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