From the President & Committee
TRG Friends meet at Tamworth Regional Gallery 12pm on the second Friday of the month.
Friday 8 July 2016
at 12pm, Gallery
Image Margarita Sampson artist talk for Infectious Desires & In the Cut
FROM THE FRIENDS
FRIDAY 12 AUGUST : ART AUCTION
Wanted original artworks for a fundraising auction
Your own or someone else’s creation, small or large, paintings, prints, ceramics, sculpture, glass, wood, jewellery or textiles.
If you have an item (or items) that you would like to donate to the Friends Art Auction, please contact Friends President Ruth Blakely by Monday 1 August
m 0412 658 666
Donations to be delivered to the Gallery on Tuesday 9 August
or before by prior arrangement by contacting the Gallery on 6767 5248.
Tuesday 9 Aug • Delivery of artworks for auction
Friday 12 Aug • 10am - 5pm - Preview
5.30pm - Official Opening
6.30pm - Auction
Saturday 13 Aug • 10am - 4pm any items not sold at Auction will be sold at a fixed price.
All monies raised will be used to purchase new acquisitions for Tamworth Regional Gallery.
A Tamworth Regional Gallery Friends Fundraising Event
An important role of the Friends is the provision of funds for the acquisition of works for the gallery collections.
Over many years the Friends Acquisition Fund has made a significant contribution to the Gallery’s collection of works.
Imprint (third series numbers 1 and 3) 2013
Woven with kangaroo skin off cuts, wool and red cotton thread on cotton warp
Each runner measures 265 X 88 cm
Time to renew Membership
Become a Friend
Your privileges will include:
Receiving the Friends bi-monthly newsletter with details of events
and arts matters
Invitations to exhibition openings
Invitations to special events for Friends
10% discount on shop stock in The Gallery Shop
Opportunities to meet artists and curators and take part in studio workshops
The TRG Friends is a non-for-profit voluntary group devoted to promoting community interest in the visual arts and the Tamworth
The Friends Acquisition Fund assists the Gallery in the purchase of works for the collection.
The TRG Friends meet at 12 noon on the second Friday of each month in the gallery.
All members are most welcome
The Friends Executive 2016
New Friends executive for 2016
below from left
Steve Cunneen, Treasurer
Jan Hurcum, Vice President
Meg Larkin, Secretary
Ruth Blakely, President
Peter Hooper Newsletter