Current Exhibitions

Donna Davis REsource _detail_ 2013_ mixed media installation  

BIMBLEBOX: ART - SCIENCE - NATURE 1 July - 4 September

30 Jun 2016

A touring exhibition showcasing an artist group’s creative response to their experience of the unique Bimblebox Nature Refuge. Under threat from the devastation of coal mining, the artists have developed provocative artworks that bear witness to this beautiful and protected refuge. This informative exhibition reflects the tensions between mining, conservation and consumption and is explored through installation, works on paper, painting, artists’ books, digital storytelling and sound.


Julia Davis detail Ru/apture 2 _ 2015  

JULIA DAVIS: DARK MATTER 1 July - 4 September

30 Jun 2016

In response to the ideas in the Bimblebox touring exhibition, Northern Beaches-based artist Julia Davis draws upon the ideas of art and science to create an installation that is site specific. At the core of her practice, Julia explores understandings of the body in relation to matter and how this underpins our sense of self and place.


BLACK HARVEST  

PETER TILLEY & ANDY DEVINE: BLACK HARVEST 1 July - 4 September

30 Jun 2016

Two like-minded artists collaborate to create rich and complex conceptual works reflecting the industrial landscape of the Newcastle region. A duality of experience is explored through ideas of displacement, abandonment and isolation within the environment. Through the use of found objects, materials and symbolism, Tilley and Devine examine histories, nostalgia and memory.