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GALLERY 1
The Poetic Lens
Relative Construction

12 September - 28 November 2015

Blaide Lallemand, Caroline Huf, Ellis Hutch and Genevieve Swifte have been drawn together by common interests that span multifaceted practices. They explore extremes of sensory experience through the media of photography, performance, installation and sound to create immersive and poetic works of art.

Roy Jackson: Retrospective 1963-2013

5 December 2015 to30 January 2016

This exhibition spans fifty years of painting and drawing by Roy Jackson, one of the most distinctive abstract painters in Australia.

Image below Wendy Stokes, site coast (detail) 2014 183cm x183cm acrylic and oilstick on canvas. Image Wendy Stokes


GALLERY 2
Tamworth Regional Film and Sound Archive

25 July - 22 August 2015

The Tamworth Regional Film and Sound Archive preserves our regional film and sound heritage.
This exhibition is drawn from Archive’s Collection.

Liz Priestley & Marilynn Barnes
29 August - 10 October 2015

Priestley and Barnes are artists who live and work in Manilla, NSW. Priestley produces atmospheric landscapes; Barnes is predominately a figurative artist.

Lola Greeno: Cultural Jewels

17 October - 28 November 2015
Lola Greeno: Cultural Jewels is the eighth in the Object Gallery’s Living Treasures: Masters of Australian Craft series. Greeno is a shellworker and artist from Tasmania, whose career spans 30 years.

'The Salon of Infectious Desire'
&
“O, Save me from the Nameless Dread"

Margarita Sampson
5 December 2015 - 30 January 2016

The 'Salon' sculptural & installation series explores an imaginary literary salon where interiors are over-run by growths suggestive of coral colonies, flowers, bark & fungus; the forms are abstracted, multiplied and non-specific.

Gallery I
The Nymphéas: in conversation
The Nymphéas: in conversation
Wendy Stokes

24 July to 5 September 2015

Through the reflective process of journey and return Stokes has maintained a sustained engagement with Claude Monet's Nymphéas suite, both as image and its terrain. Late in 2010 Stokes visited Paris and returned in 2014 as part of an Internationale des Arts Cite Residency which included extended access to Monet's garden in Giverny
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The Nymphéas: immersive experience and hybrid zones within painting practice.

Image above
Wendy Stokes Conversation(detail), 2014, acrylic and oil stick on canvas, 183 x 183cm. Images Wendy Stokes
Gallery 2
Our Region in film & Sound
Our Region in Film & Sound
Tamworth Regional Film and Sound Archive

25 July - 22 August 2015

This exhibition showcases part of the extensive collection of Tamworth Film and Sound Archive which houses about 8000 cans and cassettes of local and regionally-produced visual material, a database of more than 20,000 items and historical audio material dating back to 1916.

Image Above
Capital Theatre image from opening night July 1927.
Image Below
Community Space
at Ray Walsh House
Honouring our Country
Gomeroi Gaaynggal Centre

6 to 31 July 2015



Images above & home page Pearl Slater Goanna on the Move – One Country to another and below



Ray Walsh House Community
Gallery Space
437 Peel Street
TAMWORTH NSW 2340
Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5pm

Images above Linda Lockyer Beach Belles acrylic on canvas, 120 x 150, below Haven Panorama II acrylic on canvas, 120 x 150. Images LL.



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