Art Gallery

Love for Carnarvon Blossoms with 'REAL Carnarvon' Photography Exhibition
Posted 14 February 2024 Love for Carnarvon Blossoms with 'REAL Carnarvon' Photography Exhibition

The Shire of Carnarvon proudly launches the 'REAL Carnarvon' photography exhibition, a celebration of the picturesque beauty and cultural diversity that defines our beloved region. Launched on Valentine's Day at the Carnarvon Library and Art Gallery in conjunction with the annual nationwide Library Lovers Day celebrations, this exhibition is a testament to the love locals and visitors share for the unique charm of Carnarvon.

Art With The Stars Exhibition
Posted 09 November 2023 Art With The Stars Exhibition

Shooting Stars is an education and empowerment program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander girls in Western and South Australia. Based in twenty-two schools, Shooting Stars is staffed by predominantly Aboriginal women (85%) and reaches over 1,200 girls and young women.

Shire of Carnarvon Library and Art Gallery Celebrates 10 Years
Posted 26 October 2023 Shire of Carnarvon Library and Art Gallery Celebrates 10 Years

On Wednesday, 25 October, the Shire of Carnarvon Library and Art Gallery marked a significant milestone in its history by celebrating a decade since its relocation from what is now the Council Chambers to the former old Squash Courts. Over the past ten years, this vibrant space has transformed into a hub for learning, diverse programs, and the flourishing of arts and culture, enriching the lives of the community.

Building Capacity in the Regions
Posted 17 August 2023 Building Capacity in the Regions

To coincide with ‘The Alternative Archive’ touring to Carnarvon, the ART ON THE MOVE team travelled to our sunny coastal town to work alongside the Carnarvon Library & Art Gallery Team, guiding them through the process of exhibition installation and condition reporting. It was wonderful to connect with their fantastic team and pass on some of our expert advice, tips, and tricks.

Posted 15 April 2023 "Visions of the Cosmos" Exhibition Kicks Off Solar Eclipse Festivities in Carnarvon

The official Opening Event of the Visions of the Cosmos exhibition and book launch took place on Friday 14th April 2023, at the Shire of Carnarvon Library and Art Gallery. The opening commenced the five-week exhibition period which runs from 14th April to 20th May 2023.

Getting Creative with Susie Vickery!
Posted 18 November 2022 Getting Creative with Susie Vickery!

ART ON THE MOVE brought textile artist Susie Vickery to Carnarvon in November for workshops in garment upcycling. Susie shared stitching, decorative mending techniques and much more with participants, all of whom clearly enjoyed getting creative with upcycling their own garments.

Art Gallery upgrades completed
Posted 24 June 2022 Art Gallery upgrades completed

The major Art Gallery infrastructure works which commenced in April 2022 are now complete and timed perfectly to align with the opening of our latest exhibition Wild Garden by local Gascoyne Artists Sadie James and Jess Hadden.

Gnullingoo Mia Residents visit Art Gallery
Posted 24 June 2022 Gnullingoo Mia Residents visit Art Gallery

The Library & Art Gallery Team welcomed Gnullingoo Mia residents and family on Thursday 16th June when they visited our latest exhibition Wild Garden by local Gascoyne artists Sadie James and Jess Hadden.

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