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2015 Green Scenes: Environmental Short Film Festival

CALLING FILM MAKERS The Gladstone Arts Council is looking forward to the launch of the 2015 Green Scenes: Environmental Short Film Festival project. Initiated in 2008, this annual event is hosted in conjunction with Gladstone Regional Council's Eco... Full Story

Arts Learning Opportunities in the Gladstone Region

The Gladstone Region has a diverse range of art making opportunties for locals and visitors, alike. Download a copy of the latest brochure here and get creative!... Full Story

Calling for Volunteers!

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Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum Society Golding Bursary winner announced

The Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum Society is delighted to announce Cassandra Paddick as the winner of the 2015 Golding Visual Arts Bursary. Cassandra is a 20 year old student who completed her secondary education at Toolooa State High ... Full Story

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Local short film festival with an environmental flavour

Filmmakers across the region and beyond are gearing up in preparation for the Gladstone Arts Council's 2015 Green Scenes: Environmental Short Film Festival. Initiated in 2008, this annual event is hosted in conjunction with Gladstone Regional Counci... Full Story

MEDIA RELEASE_ 'Centenary of the First World War' Exhibition To Open Wednesday April 22

The annual ANZAC Day: Lest We Forget exhibition, currently on display at the Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum, is an opportunity for locals and visitors to pay their respects to those Australian men and women who have served during war tim... Full Story

MEDIA RELEASE_ The Beef Capital’s Multi-Million Dollar Art Collection Tours to the Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum

Rockhampton is well-known for its beef and bulls but is not a place many would immediately associate with a nationally significant, multi-million dollar art collection. Thanks to an unlikely 1970s fundraising drive, led by a controversial Mayor (bett... Full Story

Public Holidays - Open & Closed Days at the Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum

The Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum is open 10am - 5pm Monday to Saturday, with public holidays as advertised.   Click the below attachments to see which public holidays the Gallery & Museum is open or closed fo... Full Story

Saiki Children's Day 2015

A Gladstone Saiki Sister City Advisory Committee initiative, modelled on Japan's centuries old annual Children's Day, offering the Gladstone Region's children a glimpse into the lives of their peers in Japan, through a variety of hands-on craft activ... Full Story

Under 8s Week activities at the Gallery & Museum - Tuesday May 19

Reserve your spot today in one or all three of the FREE Under 8s Week programs that the Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum has running Tuesday, May 19.    Two 'Hands On' art workshops will be led by local artist Sue Daw where kid... Full Story

Under 8s Week Program - Hands On: Art Workshop For Under 4s

  Arrive: 10.15am Session Begins: 10.30am Session Ends: 11.30am Parents and kids (4 and under) are invited to join local artist Sue Daw to get creative together at the Gallery & Museum.  Wear art clothes, limited spaces, must RSVP t... Full Story

Under 8s Week program - Look, Listen, Hear, Respond: Under 8s Gallery Tour

  Arrive: 1.00pm Session Begins: 1.15pm Session Ends: 2.15pm A special guided tour that helps little people and their parents explore the exhibitions.  Interact with the children’s art toys in 'Cream: Four Decades of Australi... Full Story

Under 8s Week programs - Hands On: After School Art Club (Prep - Year 3)

  Arrive: 3.30pm Session Begins: 3.45pm Session Ends: 4.45pm Gallery & Museum closes: 5.00pm Join local artist Sue Daw and get creative at the Gallery & Museum.  Wear art clothes, limited spaces, must RSVP to the Gallery & ... Full Story

Exhibitions

ANZAC Day: Lest We Forget

  A tribute to the Australian and New Zealand (ANZAC) defence forces for their support with Great Britain during the Great War - World War I. Photographs and memorabilia from local families together with that from the Gladstone RSL and Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum collections.... Full Story

Within A Flash

Within a Flash brings together a selection of works by sculptor Daniel Templeman. Through his exploration of movement and light Templeman hopes to create a perceptual exchange between the viewer and the artwork. As the viewer moves in relation to the work their understanding of the work shifts to reveal not only the nature of the work but also of t... Full Story

Cream: Four Decades of Australian Art

Providing a unique opportunity for regional audiences to view a survey of 20th Century Australian art by some of the country's most recognised artists.  The touring works explore the development of modernism in Australia from 1940 to 1980 and includes paintings, drawings and prints by Australian Greats such as John Perceval, Arthur Boyd, Charl... Full Story

Reflections of Yesteryear

Using the traditional medium of oil on canvas, Marie Green examines the everyday lives of Queenslanders living and working in tough conditions between 1880 and 1980.  In particular, Green focuses on the 'normal' activities that ordinary Queenslanders did once, but no longer do now.  The exhibition also includes a digital component with ph... Full Story

Arts NAIDOC 2015

In collaboration with National NAIDOC Week (5 - 12 July 2015), a selection of paintings and artists prints from the permanent collection will be on display in conjunction with artworks by local Murri artists.      CALLING FOR ARTISTS TO PROFILE: If you are a local Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander artist and have work/s y... Full Story