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Headline sessions streamed live from the Sydney Opera House. You don't need to be at the Sydney Opera House on 10 March to experience the main stage action of All About Women. We're excited to be streaming three headline sessions live from this preeminent festival on gender.Find out more »
Develop your art making skills surrounded by a curated selection of Charles Blackman works from the Maitland Regional Art Gallery Collection.
The session is for beginners and experienced artists who would like to practice their skills in a social environment.Find out more »
Live, Learn and Enjoy is the U3A Maitland motto. Universities of the Third Age, or U3As as they are more often called, are voluntary, non-profit organisations which aim to offer people educational and social opportunities operating in a pleasant and supportive setting. U3As are basically self-help groups built on the premise that collectively older people have the skills and knowledge to provide learning opportunities for themselves.Find out more »
To assist with Maitland households to give back to the planet during our celebration of Earth Hour, Council will be undertaking a native seedling giveaway on 26 March at the back of the Maitland Regional Art Gallery starting at 10am until all plants are given away.Find out more »
At MRAG we offer engaging social tours of current exhibitions and art spaces, tailored specifically for people living with dementia and their carers. The tours are guided by art therapist, Nicole Lemaitre who delivers a program which encourages discussions, self expression, stories, and laughter, enabling visitors to express their thoughts and emotions. Morning tea is included to encourage lively participation.Find out more »
Inside Out is an inclusive group of artists who live or work in and around the Maitland region. The group, now an independent entity, is an initiative born from Octapod's professional development program supported by Accessible Arts and Ability Links NSW. This Artist Run Initiative meet on a monthly basis at Maitland Regional Art Gallery with the support of Octapod to pursue professional development, creative career and networking opportunities. This diverse group of emerging and mid-career artists are committed to…Find out more »
Are you an artist or curator who would like to submit a proposal for an exhibition at MRAG? Before submitting an exhibition proposal for consideration you are encouraged to attend an information session with the Senior Curator to have a better understanding of the current MRAG exhibition program and how you could contribute. Please confirm your place in the session by sending an email to the Senior Curator firstname.lastname@example.orgFind out more »
Every Sunday families are invited to drop into the art gallery for free art activities inspired by the exhibitions on display. Our activities are designed for kids of all ages, and as a family you can all join in and get creative. Each activity takes around half an hour to complete.
Art Sunday is staffed by qualified art teachers. The workshop is designed to encourage parents and children to add to their experience of the gallery by accessing hands-on activities in a family friendly environment.
Please note: children cannot be left unattended during Art Sundays
Art Materials proudly supported by CleverPatchFind out more »
Two Sessions: 11.00 - 12noon & 1.00pm - 2.00pm For the Easter school holidays Maitland City Council have enjoyable Art by the River for children 5-12 years. Talented artists will help youngsters create their very own colourful autumn themed masterpiece. This is a Maitland City Council event and is being held at Bourke Street Link, The Levee. Please arrive early as spaces are limited. No bookings required.Find out more »
The Maitland Regional Art Gallery – Art and Heritage Tour is an audio tour of the art and history that make the Art Gallery a unique cultural site. The content draws on artists’ voices, oral histories, historical documents, and old and new photographs. Available at reception desk, and as a free appFind out more »