Scone Arts & Crafts Annual Members Exhibition

Friday 6 May, 6pm is the Official Opening of the Scone Arts & Crafts Members Exhibition for 2022. A splendid range of paintings & ceramic artworks available for purchase. In addition there is also the 2022 Scone Horse Festival High School Art Prize – an equine themed competition for local high school students. Venue: Scone…

The Screening of “The Stranger”

Denman-shot short film THE STRANGER to screen for community with screening partner Upper Hunter Where There’s a Will Watch the trailer here Writer/director Jenny Hicks’ short film The Stranger, which was filmed at Pickering Homestead in Denman, will screen for the community on Saturday 9 April at the Denman Memorial Hall at 3pm and 7pm.…

In Conversation: Artist Talk with Edwina Richards

Join Edwina Richards in conversation about the We Are Singleton: Portrait of a Town exhibition, with behind-the-scenes stories that track the evolution of this social documentary project through the time of COVID. Followed by discussion time and Q&A. Date: Thursday 7 April at 6pm Venue: Singleton Arts and Cultural Centre, Townhead Park Precinct, New England…

Are Train Sets Art?

Are train sets Art? They are certainly creative, theatrical, intricate, often artisanal and aesthetically engrossing. And there’ll be three different ones to visit at the Murrurundi Rail 150th anniversary event on April 2 and 3. It’s a big weekend for the township, with much happening – you can even choo-choo up from Maitland (steam Picnic…

Arts Northern Rivers Call For Flood Recovery Support

Arts Northern Rivers, one of the Regional Arts Development Organisations in the network Arts Upper Hunter belongs to, has launched a crowdfunding campaign seeking support to assist in the recovery from the catastrophic 2022 floods across the Northern Rivers region. Click here to donate: https://www.pozible.com/project/flood-recovery/ The creative sector across the entire region has collectively suffered…

Brilliant Opportunity, says ED

A Great but Challenging Opportunity We are thrilled to announce an amazing opportunity for one or more artists from the Arts Upper Hunter region to develop new work, in a state-wide project called Regional Futures. Are you interested in collaboration, dialogue, challenging your own artistic practice through working with other artists and non-artists (thinkers, scientists,…