Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery

Bringing art to the people and people to the arts

Transportation and Transformation

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1 September – 15 October Stories of an industry and community evolving. The third in a trilogy built around the shared history of Port Pirie and its main industry, Transportation and Transformation is produced in collaboration between Nyrstar and the Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery. Transport has played a vital role throughout the many transformations and technological changes of the Smelter and in the working social history of the city....

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The Gentle Arts & Friends of the Gallery Exhibition

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20 October – 5 November Vivienne Crisp Gallery Embroiders’ Guild of Port Pirie Ever popular and always beautiful, the remarkable skills of this highly talented group are inspiring.  Come along and talk to some of the members about their work. Flinders Gallery Friends of the Gallery Exhibition The friends of Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery include many talented local artist.  This is their opportunity to exhibit as a group – an...

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Gerry Wedd: Kitschen Man

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Jam Factory 9 June – 9 July Celebrating the achievements of one of South Australia’s most outstanding and influential craft and design practitioners. Gerry Wedd’s hand built and wheel thrown ceramics brim with a dry wit oscillating from the humorous to darkly disturbing.    

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Colours of the Country III

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14 July – 27 August Colours of the Country III : The Alice Springs Beanie Festival With imagination, creativity and fine craftsmanship this colourful exhibition encapsulates the whimsical essence of the Alice Springs Beanie Festival and demonstrates the growth of the Beanie as an art form. An exhibition embraced not only by a broad cross section of the Alice Springs community, but also by artists and beanie makers from far and wide.  This...

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NamibiArt

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28 October – 11 December A collection of visual narratives that are expressed by more than eight Namibian artists through genres such as painting, printmaking, textiles, ceramics, jewellery, fashion and video installation.  

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National Photographic Portrait Prize 2016

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16 December – 5 February 2017 An exhibition selected from a national field of entries reflecting the distinctive vision of Australia’s aspiring and professional portrait photographers and the unique nature of their subjects. National Photographic Portrait Prize 2016 Exhibition catalogue for sale, $10- each.  Please see Gallery staff. For more information visit http://www.portrait.gov.au/...

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