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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

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Gladstone Region Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) AGM

The Gladstone Region Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) is seeking nominations from interested community members during their 2015 Annual General Meeting (AGM), to be held at the Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum, 5.30pm Wednesday 15 Jul... Full Story

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MEDIA RELEASE_ Arts NAIDOC 2015 - Official Celebration 6pm, Monday 6 July

NAIDOC Week (5 - 12 July 2015) celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.  The acronym originally stood for ‘National Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee’.  I... Full Story

MEDIA RELEASE_ Bimblebox: art – science - nature. Expressing the quintessential Australian landscape

Bimblebox: art – science - nature is an exhibition that showcases artists’ interpretations of the Bimblebox Nature Refuge which is currently under threat from coal mining.    Inspired by the unique ark of life found at the Bim... Full Story

One on One FREE Project Development Sessions

Spend an intensive 45 minutes with Flying Arts Aliiance Inc. Executive Officer Stephen Clark, to develop your arts and culture project. Just the expert guidance you need to get you on track to the next stage of your professionally presented project.... 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

Exhibitions

Arts NAIDOC 2015

 In conjunction with National NAIDOC Week (5 - 12 July 2015), a selection of vibrant paintings and historical photographs from the local community and the permanent collection is on display.  In association with this year’s NAIDOC Week theme, We all Stand on Sacred Ground: Learn, Respect and Celebrate, the exhibition reflects back t... Full Story

Bimblebox: art - science - nature

The exhibition showcases artists interpretations of the Bimblebox Nature Refuge which is currently under threat from coal mining.  Inspired by the unique ark of life found at the Bimblebox Nature Refuge, a group of artists camped on the reserve documenting, drawing and recording in order to capture the environmental, social and scientific sign... Full Story

ACO VIRTUAL

Imagine standing on stage surrounded by the Australian Chamber Orchestra’s (ACO) virtuoso musicians, feeling the energy of Artistic Director Richard Tognetti playing his priceless Guarneri del Gesù violin or getting up close to Principal Violinist Satu Vänskä’s Stradivarius.   Cutting edge audio-visual installati... Full Story

The Many Story Treehouse Exhibition featuring illustrations by Terry Denton for the Phenomenal Series by Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton

An exhibition of original illustrations and displays by well-known children's book illustrator, Terry Denton. Curated by Books Illustrated, Melbourne, and presented by the Curtis Coast Literary Carnivale and the Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum.   Official exhibition launch: 6pm, Monday 27 July 2015... Full Story

The Elaine And Jim Wolfensohn Gift - Blue Case: Technology

In 1988 Jim Wolfensohn (the Australian-born former president of the World Bank) generously donated funds to enable the National Gallery of Australia to buy museum-quality works of art to travel remote Australia as part of a unique exhibition program. In this program, a wide range of audiences, including those living with disability, are able to exp... Full Story

Saltwater Country

Saltwater Country is a travelling exhibition developed in partnership between Museums & Galleries Queensland and Gold Coast City Gallery. Curated by Michael Aird and Virginia Rigney. Saltwater Country has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body; and is supported b... Full Story

2015 Our Priceless Past

Featuring the stories of local Special Seniors, prepared and presented by students of Toolooa State High School to celebrate Seniors Week Queensland (15-23 August 2015). Official opening and launch of the publication by Cr Gail Sellers, Mayor Gladstone Region and guest speakers, 1pm Thursday 20 August 2015. A light lunch will be served f... Full Story

21 Years of Golding Showcase

Selected works in all media by young artists 15 - 18 years of age.  Visitors to the exhibition are encouraged to vote for their favourite artwork to receive the ‘People’s Choice Award'.  The winner will be announced at the exhibition's conclusion and will become the face of all publicity materials for the following year's exh... Full Story

Intercity Images: Gladstone Saiki Photographic Exchange Combined Images

A joint display of Japanese and Australian photographs by Saiki City and Gladstone Region citizens.   This exhibition is presented in conjunction with the Gladstone Saiki Sister City Advisory Committee and supported by the Gladstone Regional Council.   Official exhibition launch: 6pm, Monday 31 August 2015... Full Story

2015 Rio Tinto Martin Hanson Memorial Art Awards & Exhibition

  The 40th annual Art Awards supported by local industry, business and the community.  Entry form available online and at Gallery & Museum's front desk from July 2015.   Section 1:  Easel Paintings  Section 2:  Works on Paper  Section 3:  Three Dimensional and Fibre Works Section 4:  Dig... Full Story