PUBLIC PROGRAMS

GALLERY TALKS, OPENINGS & EVENTS @ DRG  | Autumn - Winter 2019

 

Join us for the official openings of our new exhibitions, hear firsthand from the artists and curators behind these exhibitions, or attend a special event at the Gallery.

 

Friday 7 June @ 6.00pm
Official Openings of the exhibitions 10 Objects 10 Stories – Celebrating Community Collections, As far as the eye can see & Uncanny

Saturday 8 June @ 11.00am
Floor Talk with artist Gary Shinfield, (NSW), on his work in As far as the eye can see

Thursday 20 June @ 5.30pm
Twilight Talk on Uncanny with Erin Wilson, Curator

Tuesday 9 July @ 2.00pm
Floor Talk on 10 Objects 10 Stories – Celebrating Community Collections with Vernonia Macno and Melissa Smith, Arts Tasmania Roving Curators

Thursday 25 July @ 4.00pm - 7.00pm: In association with Devonport Jazz
Come to the Creative Space at the Gallery and get some jazz jammin' in as we make shakers, rubber band guitars, hand drums, wind-bellowers, can janglers and castanets! Then join other cats in the combo for a free jazz improvisation jam! And while all this takes place inside, just outside in the paranaple Market Square the Street Eats Jazz Style will be underway with an all-ages, family-friendly, mini food truck festival with live entertainment from 4pm - 8pm.

Thursday 25 July @ 5.30pm
Twilight Talk with artist Raymond Arnold, TAS, on his work in As far as the eye can see

Friday 2 August @ 5.00pm
A Preview Talk with artists represented in the exhibition On Belonging(s)

Friday 2 August @ 6.00pm
Official openings of the exhibitions On Belonging(s)

 


PUBLIC PROGRAMS for young people

July - September 2019

Create & Make - Term 3, 2019: PRINT MAKING

For kinder – grade 6

A series of workshops responding to artworks in current exhibitions on either Tuesdays or Wednesdays @ 4-5pm

Tuesday: 23 July, 30 July, 6 August, 13 August, 20 August, and 27 August

Wednesday: 24 July, 31 July, 7 August, 14 August, 21 August, and 28 August.

Cost: FREE, Booking is Essential

 

Youth Arts - Term 3, 2019: EXPERIMENTAL DRAWING WITH MIXED MATERIALS

For ages 10 - 16 years

A series of workshops on Mondays @ 4-5pm

Dates: 29 July, 5 August, 12 August, 19 August, 26 August and 2 September.

Cost: FREE, Booking is Essential

 

Toddler Pop-Ups - Term 3, 2019
For families with children aged 1-5 years at the Gallery at the paranaple arts centre

Cost: FREE, Booking is Essential

  

These workshops are free but places are limited. Bookings are essential.
Email: artgallery@devonport.tas.gov.au
Phone: 6420 2900

 

 

March - June 2019

 

YOUTH ARTS Term 2 2019
For ages 10 - 16 years

Manga then animate!

Mondays 6, 13, 20, 27 May and 3, 17 June @ 4-5 pm
Cost: FREE, Booking is Essential

Create and Make Term 2 2019

For kinder – grade 6

A series of workshops responding to artworks in current exhibitions.

Tuesdays or Wednesdays @ 4-5pm

Tuesday: 7, 14, 21, 28 May and 4, 11 June

Wednesday: 8, 15, 22, 29 May and February and 5, 12 June

Cost: FREE, Booking is Essential

 

Toddler Pop-Ups
For families with children aged 1-5 years at the Devonport Regional Gallery at the paranaple arts centre

 

Create a moving artwork which reflects the sunlight and changes as it moves - tactile, sensory and colour experience.

 

 

 

These workshops are free but places are limited. Bookings are essential.
Email: artgallery@devonport.tas.gov.au
Phone: 6420 2900


 

Life Drawing - Four weeks (untutored)
Tuesday 6-8 pm 30 April, 7, 14, 21 May
Cost: $60, Friends members $50
Bookings with payment essential

 


 

Paper Flower Making Workshop

As part of Harmony Day celebrations

THURSDAY 21 MARCH, 4.00PM - 7.00pm     

(drop-in)
Suitable for ages

Come to the Creative Space in the Devonport Regional Gallery and experience the Holi Display created by local community members, listen to stories about how they celebrate Holi Festival, and learn how to make your own paper flowers for you to take home.

 


  

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Bookings Essential for some workshops.

Devonport Regional Gallery @ paranaple arts centre, 145 Rooke Street

Enquiries: Phone: 03 6420 2900, or email: artgallery@devonport.tas.gov.au

Website: https://www.devonportgallery.com

 

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Books + Art Reading Group

BOOKS + ART READING GROUP

Monthly meetings
Yearly membership fee $25/$15 concession.

Books + Art is the Gallery's monthly reading group celebrating art and literature! 

Books are selected by members and based on the exhibitions displayed at the Devonport Regional Gallery. The informal monthly meetings discuss the chosen book alongside the exhibition, providing an open and friendly environment. Meetings are accompanied by wine and cheese, and new members are always welcome. 

One of the advantages of joining the Friends of the Gallery is that the membership of Books + Art reading group is included in the membership fee.


Books can be purchased at Devonport Bookshop 83 Rooke St Mall. Books + Art members receive a 10% discount on purchases.

If you're interested in joining the group, please contact the Gallery artgallery@devonport.tas.gov.au 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 


Note: payment must be made at the time of the booking. No refund available less than 24 hours from the start of the workshop.

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