WARWAR: The Art of Torres Strait

When:
May 25, 2021 @ 10:00 am – August 22, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
2021-05-25T10:00:00+10:00
2021-08-22T17:00:00+10:00
Where:
Newcastle Art Gallery
1 Laman Street Cooks Hill 2300
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Newcastle Art Gallery
02 4974 5100

A Curator and Artist Talk will be held on Saturday July 3 featuring Brian Robinson and Toby Cedar in conversation with Newcastle Art Gallery Director Lauretta Morton.

Works of art never seen before outside of the Torres Strait are coming to the Newcastle Art Gallery in May as part of an exhibition focusing on the traditions of Torres Strait Islander culture.

The Free Exhibition, WARWAR: The Art of Torres Strait has been timed to coincide with significant dates including Mabo Day (June 3), Reconciliation Week (May 27 – June 3), Coming of the Light (July 1) and NAIDOC Week (July 4 – 11).

Read more By Madison Howarth, Author at National Indigenous Times.