Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery

Bringing art to the people and people to the arts

The First Line of Grace

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11 November – 10 December Vivienne Crisp Gallery The First Line of Grace is an exploration of the aesthetic of individual subjects from the natural world. From years of observation, Annette Marner and Kirstie Jamieson bring us photographic images of sensual beauty. Image: Kirstie Jamieson, ‘Drosera’

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Clan St Vincent Rodda

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11 November – 10 December Flinders Gallery ‘I don’t know much about ‘Art’ but I know what I like’ Clan Rodda is a local Port Pirie identity, artist, student and teacher. This exhibition celebrates a lifetime of art and art from life. Image: Clan Rodda ‘Fifty shades of Green – Mums Garden, oil 1965    

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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 Р27 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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