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DRAWING ANIMALS :: WONDER-FULL DAY
11am - 2pm Thurs 3 July

Thursday 3 July, Time: 11am - 2pm Age group: 4 and up

Wonder-Full Day - Venue: Outside the gallery

Cut, colour, collage, and create colourful kooky critters with Michelle Dawson and Lucy Murray (7 years). Using a variety of fun stuff such as Textas, glitter, glue and drawing and collage, you will create a world of fantastical beings. Come along and let your imagination and materials run wild in our magical land of made-up, mythical animals and monsters!

Activities are free, donations appreciated. The day begins with a tour of the exhibition DUO: learning the ropes with Peggy Popart.

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Artist in Conversation :: Leora Sibony

Artist in Conversation :: Leora Sibony

11am Wednesday 22 Nov 2017

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Djon Mundine: In Conversation

Djon Mundine: In Conversation

1.20 - 1.45pm
Sunday 29 Oct 2017

Djon Mundine is a foremost figure in the Australian art world and an activist, writer, critic, and commentator.

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Performance and conversation by the artist Wart

Performance and conversation by the artist Wart

1.00 - 1.20pm
Sunday 29 Oct 2017

A heart-wrenchingly pure account of the power and fragility of life.

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Geoff Hannah: Presentation of the Hannah Cabinet

Geoff Hannah: Presentation of the Hannah Cabinet

11.00 - 11.30am and 12.00 - 12.30pm
Sunday 29 Oct 2017

Geoffrey Hannah is a Lismore legend and one of the leading fine furniture craftsmen in Australia.

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A Special Performance by Drs Romaine Moreton and Lou Bennett

A Special Performance by Drs Romaine Moreton and Lou Bennett

7.30pm
Saturday 28 Oct 2017

This performance will be uncompromising and unforgettable.

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Artstate | Celebrate the best of regional arts

Artstate | Celebrate the best of regional arts

30 Nov - 3 Dec 2017

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Art Keepers Art Activation

Art Keepers Art Activation

10.30am - 12.30pm
Sat 14 Oct 2017

Peggy Popart and Goanna Headland painting by Uncle Digby Moran are missing in Art Action! Let's get them back for the opening!

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Free Tours of Lismore Regional Gallery Permanent Collection with Peggy Popart

Free Tours of Lismore Regional Gallery Permanent Collection with Peggy Popart

Tours available on Wednesdays and Fridays during the hours
10am - 3pm.

View artworks from our permanent collection on display at Lismore Base Hospital through our free tour program for schools and community groups in the Northern Rivers Region.

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Friends of the Gallery AGM 2017

Friends of the Gallery AGM 2017

5pm Thurs 4 May 2017

Come along and get involved!

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PEGGY POPART KID'S EVENT AT THE CWA LISMORE

PEGGY POPART KID'S EVENT AT THE CWA LISMORE

11am - 1pm 20 May 2017
CWA Building, Spinks Park, Lismore. Cost $5

Collection of stories for a collection of artworks - Come on down and make some art with Peggy Popart at the Lismore CWA.

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Opening of the new Lismore Regional Gallery

Opening of the new Lismore Regional Gallery

5.30pm Sat 28 Oct 2017
11 Rural St Lismore

Join us to celebrate the opening of the new Lismore Regional Gallery

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Last drinks at 131 Molesworth St

Last drinks at 131 Molesworth St

1 - 3pm Saturday 4 Feb 2017

We invite you to come along to our 'Last Drinks' and say farewell to the old building.

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Protest Move-ment with Cake Industries

Protest Move-ment with Cake Industries

10 - 17 April 2017 during Autumn School Holiday

Work with experimental artist duo "Cake Industries" to create large mobile robotic sculptures incorporating Lismore's history of vibrant street protest and your feelings about the present, and dreams for the future.

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PEGGY POPART

PEGGY POPART

Next Peggy Popart tour with artist Svea Björnsson
10.30 - 11.30am Sat 12 Nov 2016

Peggy Popart's chARTered tours. Held on the second Saturday of every month

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Widjabul Dreaming Conversations

Widjabul Dreaming Conversations

5.30 - 6.30pm
Thurs 15 Dec 2016

A special evening of conversation to celebrate this 20 year retrospective of paintings by Adrian 'Cheesy' Cameron.

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Artists in Conversation<br>Madeline Kidd & Masato Takasaka

Artists in Conversation
Madeline Kidd & Masato Takasaka

5.00pm Friday 9 Dec 2016

Join us for a Q & A with Melbourne-based artists, Madeline Kidd and Masato Takasaka about their exhibition Playroom.

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Superhero for a day!

Superhero for a day!

10.30am - 1.30pm
Saturday 14 Jan 2017

Come to Lismore Regional Gallery and join with Peggy Popart for a Super Tour of the exhibition Superheroes and Monsters, by local emerging artist Nathan Gooley.

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PEGGY POPART

PEGGY POPART

Next Peggy Popart tour with artists Madeline Kidd and Masato Takasaka
10.30 - 11.30am Sat 10 Dec 2016

Peggy Popart's chARTered tours. Held on the second Saturday of every month

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Still Life: An excuse to paint<br>René Bolten Still Life Painting Workshop

Still Life: An excuse to paint
René Bolten Still Life Painting Workshop

10am - 4pm
Sun 22 January 2017

Esteemed local artist and much loved teacher René Bolten will lead students on an exploration of the still life genre.

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In Conversation with Pierre Chevalier

In Conversation with Pierre Chevalier

11am Thurs 20 Oct 2016

Join us for words with Pierre Chevalier, Curator of Lucien Hervé: When do we cast off for happiness?

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The ARTY PARTY 2016

The ARTY PARTY 2016

11am - 4pm Thurs 6 Oct 2016

100 Wonder Place in partnership with Lismore Regional Gallery, The Lismore Business Panel and Lismore City Council present The Arty Party, a free family-friendly day of playful artmaking in Spinks Park. Spinks Park will be transformed into a place of wonder & creativity with arty activities galore!

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A Father's Day Special! In Conversation :: Geoff Hannah

A Father's Day Special! In Conversation :: Geoff Hannah

11am- 12.30pm Sunday 4 Sept

Join us for a chat with master craftsman, Geoff Hannah, Geoff has honed his skills after many hours with his hands on the tools. Why not shout Dad to morning tea or lunch at Palate at the gallery before or after the talk?

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Artist in Conversation :: Kate Hallen

Artist in Conversation :: Kate Hallen

5.30pm Thurs 28 July 2016

Exhibition opening & artist talk for Lay Down Your Swords.

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Southern Cross University Readings

Southern Cross University Readings

5pm Thurs 21 July 2016

Southern Cross University presents music and readings from staff and students.

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ROCK STAR FOR A DAY!

ROCK STAR FOR A DAY!

11am - 2pm Fri 8 July 2016
Winter Holiday Fun

Come to Lismore Regional Gallery for a rockin' Tour of What a Life! Rock Photography by Tony Mott exhibition with Peggy Popart.

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Inside the worlds of the Hermannsburg Potters<br/>A talk by Simha Koether

Inside the worlds of the Hermannsburg Potters
A talk by Simha Koether

11am Thursday 12 May 2016

Simha grew up at Hermannsburg, with her mother Naomi Sharp who founded the pottery program in there 1991. From this early stage she formed a deep connection with the people, the landscape and knew the development of the enterprise from its inception.

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Last Exhibition Opening!

Last Exhibition Opening!

5.30pm for 6.00pm
Fri 9 Dec 2016

Cr Isaac Smith, Mayor Lismore City Council and Brett Adlington, Director of Lismore Regional Gallery invite you to celebrate the opening of the last exhibitions in the Molesworth St building.

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Kid's Art Workshop with Penny Evans

Kid's Art Workshop with Penny Evans

10.30 am - 12.30 pm Sat 9 April 2016

Make pinch pots inspired by the Hermannsburg collection with ceramic artist Penny Evans. Evans' own work investigates her Kamilaroi heritage. She will provide wonderful insights into the work of the Western Aranda Artists of Ntaria.

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Nutter Buzacott :: Curator's Talk with Lee Dunn

Nutter Buzacott :: Curator's Talk with Lee Dunn

5.00 - 5.45 pm Thurs 28 April 2016

Hear from the exhibition curator, Lee Dunn, about the art of Nutter Buzacott. Dunn grew up with her father's work and has carried out extensive research on this Australian artist and illustrator.

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Martin Munz :: Artist Talk & Drinks

Martin Munz :: Artist Talk & Drinks

5.30 pm Thurs 10 March 2016

Join the artist for drinks and a talk at the opening of the exhibition Not a Pretty Picture. Not a Pretty Picture is a truncated, somewhat random and incomplete typology (a series of images of similar kind) of portraits of our time, of personalities readily identified with the conservative agendas for Australia.

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Artist In Conversation :: Hilary Herrmann

Artist In Conversation :: Hilary Herrmann

11.00 - 11.30am Thurs 25 Feb 2016

Hilary Herrmann provides insights into recent paintings in her exhibition The Voyage. This will be an honest and refreshing talk about painting and how it brings understanding and poetry to life's inevitable challenges.

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Artist In Conversation :: Deborah Kelly

Artist In Conversation :: Deborah Kelly

11.00 - 11.45am on Saturday 6 Feb 2016

Join Deborah Kelly for a discussion about No Human Being Is Illegal (in all our glory). Kelly will speak about the collaborative processes by which she made this series and the poignant ideas it raises.

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IN CONVERSATION:: DEE DEE CHENILLE GOES ON TRIP WITH MAUDE

IN CONVERSATION:: DEE DEE CHENILLE GOES ON TRIP WITH MAUDE

IN CONVERSATION DEE DEE CHENILLE GOES ON A TRIP WITH MAUDE BOATE 10 DECEMBER 5.30 FOR 6PM Lismore Regional Gallery

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READINGS

READINGS

Thursday 12 November, 5.00 to 6.00pm, Lismore Regional Gallery Southern Cross University staff, Lynda Hawryluk, Moya Costello and Kim Satchell, and students, Laura Tribble, Josephine Mooney and Lachlan Rutherford, read their auto/biographical portraits.

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20th Biennale of Sydney Preview

20th Biennale of Sydney Preview

11am Tues 24 November 2015 (Public Talk)
4 pm Tuesday 24 November 2015 (Educator Presentation)

With presentations from the Biennale's Public Program and Education team, the event will introduce the ideas, artists and programs in the 20th edition of the Biennale, opening on 18 March next year

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ARTISTS IN CONVERSATION: Auditory Visions

ARTISTS IN CONVERSATION: Auditory Visions

Thursday 22 Oct, 5.15 - 6pm

Chaired by Miyuki Jokiranta, presenter of ABC RN Soundproof

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Suitcase Rummage

Suitcase Rummage

Saturday September 26th, 10am - 2pm

Fill your suitcase with your wares, and travel to our designated spot on the day. Sell your wonderful goods old style. No hassle. No fuss. Good ol' fashion markets

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Arty Party presented by 100 Wonder Place

Arty Party presented by 100 Wonder Place

10.30am - 2.30pm Thurs 2 July
Spinks Park (behind Lismore Regional Gallery)

A family friendly day of playful artmaking

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Artist in conversation ::  Michael Cusack & Mostyn Bramley-Moore

Artist in conversation :: Michael Cusack & Mostyn Bramley-Moore

5.00 - 6.00pm, Thurs 18 June

Mostyn Bramley-Moore and Michael Cusack speak about Direction Now

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DEAR BODHI  ::  CURATOR'S TALK

DEAR BODHI :: CURATOR'S TALK

5.00 - 6.00pm Thurs 14 May

LRG curator, Kezia Geddes discusses the exhibition, Dear Bodhi. free event

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Artist in conversation  :: Michael Philp

Artist in conversation :: Michael Philp

5.00 - 6.00pm Thurs 30 April 2015, free event

Dr Andrew Binns and artist, Michael Philp, discuss the reparative and restorative powers of the arts

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Public Talk :: Archibald  :: Art Gallery of NSW

Public Talk :: Archibald :: Art Gallery of NSW

12.30 - 1.30pm Thurs 12 March

Public Talk by Danielle Gullotta, Education and Access Coordinator from Art Gallery of NSW

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Artist in Conversation :: KEG DE SOUZA

Artist in Conversation :: KEG DE SOUZA

11.30am - 12.30pm 20 Feb 2015

Keg de Souza discusses 'If There's Something Strange In Your Neighbourhood...'

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Played: Resistant Obsolescence

Played: Resistant Obsolescence

6 - 7pm Thurs 29 Jan 2015

Artists will 'play' artworks on display made through the re-purposing of redundant technologies

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The Marvellous Machine

The Marvellous Machine

3.00 - 5.30pm Thurs 15 Jan Cost: $5 (materials provided)

A holiday program for kids and families presented by The Houndstooths and Lismore Regional Gallery.

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Artist in conversation ::  Duke Albada

Artist in conversation :: Duke Albada

2pm, Wed 12 Nov

Hear from Duke Albada regarding her work

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ARTCRUSH :: KARLA DICKENS AND FIONA FOLEY

ARTCRUSH :: KARLA DICKENS AND FIONA FOLEY

5.30pm Thurs 9 Oct

A series of talks & an exciting exchange of ideas about the chemistry of creativity

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PEGGY POPART AT THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIA

PEGGY POPART AT THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIA

Thurs 2 October

On October the 2nd our very own Peggy Popart will be leading a tour at the National Gallery of Australia in Canberra

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SIDE BLOCK SCREENINGS :: Behind the mask & EVERYDAY REBELLION

SIDE BLOCK SCREENINGS :: Behind the mask & EVERYDAY REBELLION

Wed 27 August 6pm
Lismore Art Space

Benny Zable speaks about his art through a film by David Lowe and A film by Arash T and Arman T Riahi, Everyday Rebellion

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AN AFTERNOON of artful actions

AN AFTERNOON of artful actions

9 Aug 2014 at Lismore City Hall

A free day of art, conversation, music and stories reflecting on the relationship of art, activism, and living according to one’s beliefs.

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Artists talk :: Jan Davis

Artists talk :: Jan Davis

10.30 – 11.30am Tues 8 July

Jan Davis speaks about her exhibition, Big Garden

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STENCIL SCREENPRINTING ONTO FABRIC :: WONDER-FULL DAY

STENCIL SCREENPRINTING ONTO FABRIC :: WONDER-FULL DAY

1.30pm - 4.30pm Thurs 10 July

Learn the process of screenprinting and create your own patterns and colour. Design a hand-cut stencil screenprint with Joanna Kambourian and Audrey Bush (11 years)

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DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY :: WONDER-FULL DAY

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY :: WONDER-FULL DAY

10am - 1pm Thurs 10 July

Discover basic digital photography techniques from photographer Michael Moynihan and Alby Moran (14 years)

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THE COLOURS SHOW by ROUNDABOUT THEATRE

THE COLOURS SHOW by ROUNDABOUT THEATRE

12.30 - 2.30pm Thurs 3 July

This interactive children's show is a poetic metaphor for exploring differences as well as teaching colour theory

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BADGEMAKING WORKSHOP :: WONDER-FULL DAY

BADGEMAKING WORKSHOP :: WONDER-FULL DAY

11am - 2pm Thurs 3 July

Join Jesse Mackintosh and Corey Bruggy (12 years) for a badge making workshop. Age group: 4 and up

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2014 Arts & Cultural Development Program Briefing Session

2014 Arts & Cultural Development Program Briefing Session

10.30am Wed 14 May 2014

Arts NSW invites you to learn more about our grants by attending an information session

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Southern Cross University Readings

Southern Cross University Readings

5.30pm Thurs 24 April

Students and staff from Southern Cross University will perform readings from their writing works

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Book Launch: Fashion and war in popular culture

Book Launch: Fashion and war in popular culture

5.30pm Thurs 10 April

This publication explores new terrain that connects sartorial traditions, ancient and modern, with popular representations of conquest and war.

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Curator's talk :: Wes Hill

Curator's talk :: Wes Hill

12noon Wed 9 April

Wes Hill speaks about the exhibition, Living Things

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TINO LA BAMBA :: Book launch and interview

TINO LA BAMBA :: Book launch and interview

5.30pm Fri 2 May

The performance project Tino La Bamba: a Spaniard's Journey to Lismore took place on the highways of rural NSW in 2009

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Artist Talk<br/>Bennett Miller

Artist Talk
Bennett Miller

5.30pm Thurs 27 Feb

Join the artist Bennett Miller and Craig Walsh (Splendour Arts) for a discussion about the concept and development of Barnraiser & the context of art within the festival environment

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chleb i sol (bread & salt) <br>Performance by AnA Wojak

chleb i sol (bread & salt)
Performance by AnA Wojak

5.30 - 6.00pm Thurs 13 March

With this performance AnA dissects ancient ritual to uncover new layers of personal significance

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Story-Time with Delta Kay & Jenni Cargill-Strong

Story-Time with Delta Kay & Jenni Cargill-Strong

10.30 - 11.30am Thurs 9 Jan

Cost: $10 includes adult + 2 children and $3 for each extra child. Delta Kay (performative educator and Arakwal spokesperson) and Jenni Cargill-Strong (The Story Tree Company)

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Morning Tea with Teacosy

Morning Tea with Teacosy

11.00am - 12.00pm Sat 18 Jan 2013

Teacosy discusses Lismore's history of fear around homosexuality and aids and how this has progressed to an attitude of inclusion. Join us for a cuppa and a slice of Shane's lush chocolate, beetroot, hazelnut cake

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TROPICAL FRUITS POST PARADE PARTY

TROPICAL FRUITS POST PARADE PARTY

From 5.30pm Sun 30 Dec 2013

Following the Tropical Fruits Parade, enjoy the hospitality of Tropical Fruits Inc. surrounded by bedazzled Kings and Queens of Lismore

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MEET THE ARTISTS <br/> Retracing Bundjalung National Park

MEET THE ARTISTS
Retracing Bundjalung National Park

10.30am - 11.30am Sat 7 Dec

Join the artists in Retracing Bundjalung National Park in a discussion about the landscape and memory and the processes behind their work

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Highly Commended for the 2013 IMAGinE Awards

Highly Commended for the 2013 IMAGinE Awards

Lismore Regional Gallery awarded Highly Commended for the 2013 IMAGinE Awards for the project: Not Quite Square: the story of Northern Rivers architecture

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Public talk :: The 19th Biennale of Sydney

Public talk :: The 19th Biennale of Sydney

5.30 - 6.30pm Thurs 7 Nov

Want to know more about the Biennale of Sydney?

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A friends' event <br/>conversation & morning tea with Pam Tippett

A friends' event
conversation & morning tea with Pam Tippett

11am Sat 26 Oct

An enriching morning which includes a talk and tour with artist, Pam Tippett

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Pam Tippett Masterclass, Still-life workshop

Pam Tippett Masterclass, Still-life workshop

10am - 4pm, 19 - 20th Oct 2013

Join Pam Tippett for a two day still-life painting and drawing workshop exploring the techniques and processes involved in creating still-lifes

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Eating from the source

Eating from the source

6 - 10pm, Sat 19 Oct

Help us celebrate Sydney Morning Herald's Good Food Month this October and enjoy a communal evening of music, art, food and entertaining conversation

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In conversation <br/> Djon Mundine & Robert Bleakley

In conversation
Djon Mundine & Robert Bleakley

6.00pm Friday 4 Oct

Djon Mundine and Robert Bleakley speak about Buyuhyn-Wana; The transformative persona and ideas explored through the exhibition

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Performance <br/> Cye Wood

Performance
Cye Wood

From 6pm Thurs 12 Sept

Weaving together 5 string octave Viola, Violin, 6 string Ukulele and Piano, Cye creates a sonic architecture of hypnotic beauty

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Opening Performance <br/> Akio Suzuki

Opening Performance
Akio Suzuki

5.00 - 5.30pm Friday 30 Aug

Legendary Japanese sound artist, Akio Suzuki, has been performing, building instruments, and presenting sound installations internationally for nearly 40 years

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Artist in Conversation :: Shelagh Morgan

Artist in Conversation :: Shelagh Morgan

10.30 - 11.15am Wed 7 Aug

Shelagh Morgan talks about her studio based practice and her work in Herbarium Vivvm

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SOLARGRAPH PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP <br/>Raimond De Weerdt

SOLARGRAPH PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
Raimond De Weerdt

10am - 4pm Sat 24 Aug

Learn the process of pinhole Solargraph photography with Raimond De Weerdt

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Artist in Conversation :: Kellie O'Dempsey

Artist in Conversation :: Kellie O'Dempsey

5.00 - 6.00pm Thurs 13 June

Artist talk with Kellie O'Dempsey. Residencies, performance drawing, hurricanes and snow

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