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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.

DANCING WITH THE DEAD

DANCING WITH THE DEAD //

5 APRIL - 31 MAY 2020

DANCING WITH THE DEAD is a group exhibition that aims to illuminate the convergence of memory and corporeality within a larger context of 'deaths', and the multiplicity of experiences that fall within it, whether that be physical death, spiritual death or cultural death

DANCING WITH THE DEAD //

LIVING WITH UNCERTAINTY

LUCAS DAVIDSON

LIVING WITH UNCERTAINTY // LUCAS DAVIDSON

9 FEB - 29 MAR 2020

LIVING WITH UNCERTAINTY is a solo exhibition by artist Lucas Davidson featuring a series of new installations that aim to disrupt the traditional subject-object relationship within the viewing experience.

LIVING WITH UNCERTAINTY //
LUCAS DAVIDSON

NATURAL CAUSES

GAVIN VITULLO

NATURAL CAUSES // GAVIN VITULLO

9 FEB - 29 MAR 2020

Examining the physical relationships of form and surface, of action and of consequence, Gavin Vitullo's solo exhibition NATURAL CAUSES questions the perpetual nature of the co-existence of man and environment.

NATURAL CAUSES //
GAVIN VITULLO

LUCAS DAVIDSON

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

LUCAS DAVIDSON // ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

3 FEB - 9 FEB 2020

Artist Lucas Davidson will take up residency at The Lock-Up to install his site specific solo exhibition LIVING WITH UNCERTAINTY.

LUCAS DAVIDSON //
ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

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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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