Throughout the Years by Annah Torres Dellosa

a photographic journey Official Opening: 2-4pm, Saturday, 7 September 2019. RSVP by 30 August to atdellosa@gmail.com Venue: Small Forest Wines, Denman Open: Saturday & Sunday from 10am to 4pm Exhibition runs: 7 September to 27 October 2019   Artist Statement My photographic journey evolved throughout the years. Firstly, as an exhibiting artist photographer with the…

People with disability to be celebrated on-screen

‘Fearless’ Australians with disability who are smashing stereotypes are being invited to tell their stories as part of the Fearless Films: Season 2 project that aims to empower and inspire people to pursue their dreams. Not-for-profit organisations Feros Care and Screenworks are again partnering for a second season of the Fearless Films series – and…

Festival of Events in the Making to Bring People Back to Singleton in 2020

As Benjamin Singleton would have celebrated his 231st birthday on 7 August, Singleton Council is encouraging individuals, community groups, organisations and businesses to get involved in the bicentennial of the arrival of the European exploration party to Whittingham in 1820. Overseen by the Singleton Bicentennial Commemorations Working Group, Back to Singleton 2020 is a whole-of-community…

ODYSSEY – An 8 artist exhibition

The Odyssey exhibition featuring Upper Hunter artists Anne Bray, Janice Hanicar, Hope Hardy and Julia McNaught opens 6pm on Saturday 31 August 2019 at the Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre. ” Odyssey” was inspired by the result of an eventful, adventurous journey which focused on the experiences of drawing, collecting and painting en plein air. It…

Play In A Day

In July Arts Upper Hunter engaged Tantrum Youth Arts to run two whole day school drama workshops culminating in performances for other students. Many thanks to Melissa Whiteman at Denman Public School, Corralee Kerrigan at Aberdeen Public School, James Chapman and Alexandra Rose from Tantrum Youth Arts and Year 5 and 6 participants.    Photo:…

Arts Upper Hunter seeks Volunteer Treasurer

Arts Upper Hunter (AUH) is one of fourteen not for profit Regional Arts Development Organisations funded by the NSW government. Servicing the LGAs of Dungog, Singleton, Muswellbrook and Upper Hunter, it also receives contributions from the councils in those LGAs. AUH’s volunteer board of management employs two permanent staff and artists/presenters contracted to run workshops…

Culture and history celebrated in Singleton for NAIDOC Week

A flag raising ceremony, traditional dancing, croc encounter show and petting zoo headlined Singleton’s biggest ever NAIDOC Week event on Wednesday, where over 500 people gathered on the Civic Lawn in celebration of the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Mayor of Singleton, Cr Sue Moore joined local indigenous community…