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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.

THE SEA: LUKE CORNISH

LUKE CORNISH

THE SEA // LUKE CORNISH

27 OCT - 2 DEC 2018

Award winning artist Luke Cornish (E.L.K) presents a solo exhibition of works informed by three trips made to war torn Syria during 2016 – 2017.

THE SEA //
LUKE CORNISH

ARGO PACIFICO

JEN DENZIN & OLIVER HARLAN

ARGO PACIFICO // JEN DENZIN & OLIVER HARLAN

8 DEC - 27 JAN 2019

Welcome aboard ARGO PACIFICO...

ARGO PACIFICO //
JEN DENZIN & OLIVER HARLAN

KIds Club

KIDS CLUB

ARGO PACIFICO // KIDS CLUB

DEC 2018 - JAN 2019

While the adults enjoy the extreme indulgence that the ARGO PACIFICO cruise has to offer, kids can be shipped off to the ARGO PACIFICO KIDS CLUB...

ARGO PACIFICO //
KIDS CLUB

Air Luke Cornish

LUKE CORNISH

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE // LUKE CORNISH

22 OCT - 5 NOV 2018

As Artist in Residence at The Lock-Up, Luke Cornish (ELK) will engage directly with The Lock-Up spaces for the installation of his solo exhibition THE SEA, an exhibition that documents the destruction of war-torn Syria, and the everyday lives of people caught in the middle.

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE //
LUKE CORNISH

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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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The Lock-Up offers a dramatic setting for your next event in the heart of Newcastle’s heritage precinct.

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