Welcome to our BIG list of arts and cultural events happening in the NSW Central West gathered from artists, event producers, great local venues and groups across the region.
This is a busy artistic region. There’s usually more than 2000 arts and heritage events happening in the region each year.
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BATHURST REGIONAL ART GALLERY, BATHURST. Learn the basics of watercolour painting with Bathurst based artist Jock Alexander at BRAGFind out more »
BATHURST REGIONAL ART GALLERY, BATHURST. Linda's small, delicate sculptures – glasses, bottles, vases and lamps manipulated, shrouded and bound with fabric – offer moments of curiosity and wonder. Literally and figuratively, they hold a moment, a memory, a thought, an action. They also allude to notions of fragility and protectionFind out more »
BATHURST REGIONAL ART GALLERY, BATHURST. This exhibition Jurgis Miksevicius: In the light of the sun and shadow of the moon charts his development as a painter: his studies at art school in Germany, his early paintings and murals at the Bathurst Migrant Camp, and then focuses on later landscapes and philosophical ‘moon’ paintings as examples of the many genres he explored throughout his creative life.Find out more »
BATHURST REGIONAL ART GALLERY, BATHURST. Using a variety of media, including embroidery, applique, sculpture and video, Doig playfully explores intimate aspects of her life, from having a cup of tea to performing mundane housework. Embedded within her practice are layered responses to universal themes that have social, environmental and political narrativesFind out more »
BATHURST REGIONAL ART GALLERY, BATHURST. Join a tour of Jurgis Miksevicius exhibition by the artist's daughter and author Carolyn Leigh.Find out more »
BATHURST REGIONAL ART GALLERY, BATHURST. Join exhibiting artist Adrienne Doig and BRAG Curator Emma Collerton, as they discuss the artworks of Adrienne Doig from performance works to tapestry to use of everyday materialsFind out more »
BATHURST REGIONAL ART GALLERY, BATHURST. For ages 8 - 12 years. Taking inspiration from the ADRIENNE DOIG: It's All About Me! exhibition, participants will explore new materials and methods for making artworks including performance, paper based materials and weaving.Find out more »
BATHURST REGIONAL ART GALLERY, BATHURST. A lively discussion about life in the Bathurst Migrant Camp through art, culture and the experience of artist Jurgis MikseviciusFind out more »
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