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WELCOME TO THE PORT PIRIE REGIONAL ART GALLERY
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6 May – 19 June 2016
Causes, Clubs & Concentrates
Port Pirie, its industry and forging of its future
Nyrstar's exhibition from its collection of photographs and memorbilia: the Port Pirie story - pioneering beginnings to visionary future.
Image: The Ladies rowing team 1921
See the Exhibition Program for more upcoming and exciting exhibitions.
New in Gallery
Check out the new range of assorted art cards, Germein Art Focus postcards, badges and painted stones by Artist Allen Sparrow for sale in the gallery.
The Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery is a Member of the Regional Galleries Association of SA Inc.
The Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery has won the Arts category of the SA Regional Awards 2014, Yorke & Mid North region.
The award recognises the success of the Gallery in promoting local artists, working with community groups and supporting youth art.
Board Chair Mike Basley said ‘To win this award is amazing! It acknowledges the hard work of the volunteers and staff and the much valued support of our partners and sponsors.’
1 April – 1 May 2016
Men of the Narungga & Ngarrindjeri -
Stories told through the Brush
Vivienne Crisp Gallery
Cedric Varcoe: Narungga Ngarrindjeri, Raukkan and Point Pierce, sisters and mother, aunties and uncles – places and people that have influenced an artist who tells his story
through his art.
Image: Cedric Varcoe 'Ngarrindjeri Country' oil on masonite
Hear Cedric's story and paint a story
of your own using
Dot Painting and Brushes
$15.00 per child (8 yr +)
Tuesday 26 April
10 - 11.30am
at PPRAG 3 Mary Elie Street
Limited places, telephone 8633 0681 to book
Image: Cedric Varcoe 'Ngurundjeri big rain clouds'
In traditional and contemporary styles Aboriginal artists of our Mid North region of SA express
their stories, culture and connection to the land.
This inspired exhibition is in collobration with the Tarpari Wellbeing Centre and Country Health SA and the Aboriginal Health Team coinciding with Tarpari Day 20 April 2016
Images: 2015 Allen Sparrow ‘Wombat Country’
Images: Walyingka ‘Malu'
Monday to Friday:
Weekends & Public Holidays
11am to 3pm
Christmas - New year period:
Have you considered becoming a member?
Here are a few benefits:
openings and events
annual members exhibition
Pickup a brochure from the Gallery or from the website. (See forms & information.)
Donations are gratefully accepted by the Gallery. Your donations allow us to host exhibitions and arts activities and to maintain our permanent collection of artworks.
We are currently fundraising to replace the lighting with more efficient LED lights.
Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery is endorsed by the Australian Taxation Office as a non-profit organisation.
As a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR), your donations to the Gallery over $2 are tax deductible.
Please contact the Gallery office for a receipt.
Interested in becoming a Board member? Contact the Gallery office to chat with Chair Ellie, Jenni the Director or one of the Board members.