Season’s Greetings

The board and staff of Arts Upper Hunter wish you a happy, safe and creative festive season. We thank you for your support and look forward to seeing you in the new year. Our office will be closed Friday 21 December 2018 to Sunday 13 January 2019.

Poverty & Prosperity Heritage Interpretation Installation

Maitland City Council is inviting artists to submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) for the creation of contemporary installations in Maitland laneways. There are two opportunity’s available, with each installation carrying a separate historical theme, ‘Poverty’ and ‘Prosperity’. Artists are welcome to submit an expression of interest for one or both of the opportunities.  …

Desert Festival 2019 Artist Call Out

The Desert Festival is an annual platform that showcases local and interstate artists, celebrating artistic and cultural vibrancy throughout the Spring season in Alice Springs/Mparntwe. Expressions of Interest for the 2019 festival are open now and Red Hot Arts Central Australia are inviting local and interstate artists of all artistic disciplines to apply. Desert Festival…

Murrurundi Twilight Christmas Shopping

Murrurundi is having it’s Twilight Christmas Shopping event Saturday 15th December. Local galleries, artists studios, shops and cafes will be open. In addition the Murra Country Markets will be on in the park. Date: Saturday 15 December. Venue: Venues throughout Murrurundi More details: Contact David Darcy at https://www.facebook.com/daviddarcyphoto/ Image: courtesy of David Darcy.

Dance Workshops for People with Disabilities

Arts Upper Hunter hosted two contemporary dance workshops run by Catapult Dance’s Toni Ambrogetti. Toni worked with performers from Showstoppers Performing Arts Company for People with Abilities at Scone and participants from integratedLiving Australia at Muswellbrook. Many thanks to Jill Hamling from Showstoppers Performing Arts Company for People with Abilities, and Chic Taylor from integratedLiving…

That Little Expo 2018

Showcasing Talented People Within Our Communities The Singleton Showground will be a buzz this Saturday, 1st of December. Market Stallholders from our local communities will be in attendance showing their unique arts and crafts. So if your looking for a unique present be sure to come along and amble through the Stallholders have a bbq…

Scone Arts & Crafts Inc OPEN DAY

Saturday 8th December. 10am to 4pm. Scone Arts & Crafts Centre. 63 Kingdon St, Scone. Free entry. Everyone Welcome. Come and see what we do: Painting, drawing, ceramics, sculpture, photography, bridge, yoga, spinning and weaving, dance for little ones and bigger one too. Almost anything artistic that might interest you! Well priced objects to buy,…