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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.

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6 APR - 26 MAY 2019

Featuring artists who work with their own bodies to explore notions of personal, cultural and social identity.

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BETTY GRUMBLE

LOVE & ANGER

BETTY GRUMBLE // LOVE & ANGER

7.30PM FRIDAY 3 MAY 2019 - (8PM START)

Betty Grumble is returning to Newcastle to perform LOVE & ANGER...

BETTY GRUMBLE //
LOVE & ANGER

Emma Maye Gibson

EMMA MAYE GIBSON AKA BETTY GRUMBLE

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE // EMMA MAYE GIBSON AKA BETTY GRUMBLE

28 APR - 5 MAR 2019

Emma Maye Gibson and her totem critter Betty Grumble take residence at The Lock-Up to generate new material for both stage and screen.

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE //
EMMA MAYE GIBSON AKA BETTY GRUMBLE

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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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