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[newcastle] ARTwalk exhibitions

ARTwalk Update

The ARTwalk project has been a great success and has provided Hunter
artists
with the opportunity to show their impressive talents.

The first ARTwalk exhibition proper still has a number weeks to runs so
there's still a chance to see the jewellery, sculpture, paintings,
installations, textiles and textures, graffiti and ceramics, mixed
media, works on paper, photography, video artistry, mug shots, the
greener city garden and of course the marvelous Cakeshop.

The city west precinct committee invites you to take the time to explore
the innovative cityscape created by the artists or please join us at one
of the following major events.

Outdoor ARTwalk Market and Exhibition Space
Operating on Saturday August 9th and August 23rd from 11am to 3pm.
Artists from across the Hunter are invited to display their work
outdoors on the grassed area
next to Hunter St. TAFE in Newcastle.

Works are welcomed in a diverse range of mediums. Including unfinished
pieces which, for novelty or interest, you might wish to work on as part
of your display. Call 4962 3888 to reserve your space.

Meanwhile at Sculpt WorX - 551 Hunter St, Newcastle West.

Four local sculptors are exhibiting their work and every Saturday from
10:00 am to 2:00 pm and on Thursdays from 11 am to 1:00 pm during
ARTwalk, there will be sculpture demonstrations by the exhibiting
sculptors. Art lovers will be welcome to come into the shop to view the
diverse range of sculptures and through to the courtyard to observe the
sculptors in the process of creation.

Over 50 art lovers crammed into the temporary studio on Friday 4th July
for the official opening by well-known Newcastle sculptor Willi Haas.
Due to the success of this event, there will be a second function with
wine and finger food at 6:00 pm on the 8th August to display the
sculptures completed during ARTwalk. The enthusiasm and support of ART
walk is reflected in the pieces already begun in the court yard of
SCULPT WORX. Thanks to ARTwalk all expenses have been covered.

Hunter Water Gallery- 679a Hunter St
The new, continuously changing exhibition
Sat/Sun until 22nd Aug
Contact 49623888 for more details

Check out what else is happening
around the galleries

Newcastle Regional Art Gallery
Laman St, Newcastle
Home and Away; place and identity in recent Australian Art
Until 3rd August. Ph 4974 5100
Gallery Hours: 10am- 5pm closed Monday
Email artgallery@ncc.nsw.gov.au

Newcastle Art Space
246 Parry St, Newcastle West
Works by Sheree Flemming & Tom Kearney
Exhibition runs from 17th July to 3rd August
Hunter Artists Gallery phone 02 4940 8066
Gallery Hours: Thurs - Sun noon to 6pm
Other times by appointment
Email: braddon@idl.net.au

Les Porter Gallery
Jeoss Woods-Landscapes
Mid July-Aug
Phone 4926 1151
Gallery Hours: 9-6 Mon - Fri 9-12 Sat
Email:

2003 Watt Space Open Show
Auckland St, Newcastle
Llawella Lewis "Evoker" paintings in the Loading Dock
Nigel Boettiger & Nathan Stead "Social Unconsciousness" - video
projection and paintings in the Long Room Anna Jaaniste "accomplishment"
installation in the Locker Room
Darryl Bowes " The Euro-roo Series" paintings and drawings in the Pit
Aaron Ellis "Between iraq and a hard place" installation in the Hoist
Anna Kling "Love Swing" installation in the Loading Zone
Ph 4921 8733 Gallery Hours: Wed-Sun 12noon-6pm
Email: Anne.McLaughlin@newcastle.edu.au
Website: www.newcastle.edu.au/wattspace
Watt Space is funded by the University of Newcastle Union Limited and
the School of Fine Art

Back to Back Galleries.
57 Bull St, Newcastle
Flux New works by Linda Swinfield - Open from Fri 11th July until 27th.
Next Show 1st Aug to 17th
Hope paintings on stone & photography by Joanne Brooker & Kris Mitchell
Ph 4929 3677
Gallery Hours: Fri-Sun noon to 6pm
Email: antiqueceramic@aol.com

Rocketart
488 Hunter St
Benison Kirby: On Borrowed Dime
David Payne: Passing Thought
Sarawut Chugtiwongpeti: Wishes, Lies & Dreams
Until 20th Aug
Ph 4926 5887
Gallery Hours: Thu-Sun 11am-4pm

John Miller Gallery
37 Darby St
Present Exhibition;
Anne Starling- Print maker (large woodcuts)
Caroline Hale- Ceramicist
Elizabeth Milgate- Ceramicist
Ph 4929 6080
Gallery Hours:

Aboriginal Artists of Australia
>From 5th July Featuring;
Paintings; Stories of the Dreaming Place
By artists of the Manyallaluk Community NT.
Ph 4927 8000
Gallery Hours: Fri. Sat. Sun. Mon. 10am-5pm
Email: artscape@hunterlink.net.au

Octapod Gallery
Auckland St
Until Aug 3rd
Home & Away- Places and Identity in recent Australian art
Until Aug 9th
British Gas Wildlife Photography Exhibition
Ph 4927 0470
Gallery Hours:

Von Bertouch Gallery
61 Laman St
>From July 4th exhibiting of the works of;
Richard Brooks- Ceramics
Brant Lewis - Pastels and Oils
John Morris- Oils, Nearby (paintings of local scenes)
Ph 4929 3584
Gallery Hours: 11am-6pm Fri-Mon
www.wowletsgo.com.au/vonbertouch

Cooks Hill Gallery
67 Bull St
Present Exhibition
Rick Everingham- Paintings of Italy and Australian Scenes
Tony White - Jewellery
Ph 4926 3899
Gallery Hours: Fri Sat Mon 11am-6pm
Email: mahmw@hunterlink.net.au
www.cookshill.com/index1.html

Damian Minton Gallery
39 Pacific St
Camille Kersley - What the trees have told me
Upstairs - Dallas Bray
Ph 4926 1420
Gallery Hours: Thu-Sun 11am-6pm
E-mail daminton@ozmail.com.au

John Paynter Gallery
90 Hunter St
Present exhibition
Ahn Wells- Main gallery, Installation, Falling.
Julie Grant-In women's cell, Installation, Under Seven Layers of Dust.
1st Aug-17th Aug Last light of Day miniature linocut prints by Rindi
Salomon
Ph 4925 2265
Gallery Hours: 11am-6pm Fri-Sun

Intrados Gallery
255 King St
Phillipe Ribbons: Wish you were here
Santillan de Pinto & Simon Farrell: Tryptamine
Alison Bodman: The Box
Ph 0401 009 471
Gallery Hours: Thu-Sun 12pm-5pm

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