JUST PAPER | 8 exhibitions

May 2 2015 — June 21 2015

Just paper 2 May – 21 June 2015

A festival of 8 exhibitions including the work of more than 250 artists, over 100 events,
2 public art installations and 1 big party!

The piano has been drinking (not me)
A parting gift to the City of Maitland
by Joe Eisenberg and 170 artists and donors

An empty chair: 10 years of paper
A spotlight on the MRAG Collection
over the last decade

The Maitland Wonder: Les Darcy
Les Darcy images from the MRAG Collection

Taking on Les Darcy: Mr Skel
Larger than life size stencils of the great man himself at the High Street Entrance

Showcase No3
Artwork by Year 7-12 local high school students

Ascendance: Trevor Weekes
A stellar art installation of ascending birds
inside the art gallery

On the make: a collection story
The ongoing love affair between the MRAG
Collection and its donors as told through a unique suite of silkscreen prints donated by Michael Hobbs

A gallery of people: looking back
A tribute to the people of MRAG over the last
decade through the lens of the Maitland Mercury and MRAG awards and publications



  • 2016, Museums Australasia Multimedia and Publication Design Awards – WINNER. Invitation, Level A, Just Paper. Designer Clare Hodgins.