Events2019-08-04T20:57:39+00:00

Double Take: Comedian and Curator in Conversation

Join much-loved, Logie-winning Comedian Luke McGregor and Curator Amy Jackett for a unique, light-hearted look at this year’s artworks. With Luke’s comedic wit alongside the curator’s arty explanations, this event is sure to delight art lovers and those completely new to art!

Exhibition viewing from 5:30 – 6pm, event starts in Gallery One at 6pm

Saturday 17th August 2019
Gallery One
$35pp

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Vanishing Landscapes

Many of the works shortlisted for the 2019 Hadley’s Art Prize are about fragile and vanishing landscapes. Presented by the University of Tasmania, this panel brings together scholars on the environment, extinction, literature and art, to discuss our anxieties about vanishing landscapes, and how we mourn and memorialise them.

Speakers: Hannah Stark, Lyn McGaurr, Katrina Schlunke, Briohny Walker, chaired by Robbie Moore.

Tuesday 6th August 2019, 5:30 – 7pm
Gallery One
Free but registration essential

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Painting a Changing World

National Science Week Event

Panel discussion
Penny Jones, James Hattam, Megan Walch, Amy Jackett, chaired by Jamie Kirkpatrick

Sunday 11th August 2019, 2 – 3:30pm
Gallery One
Free but registration essential

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The Art of Travel

How does travel affect the way we see landscape, and the way we experience place? Presented by the University of Tasmania, this panel brings together film, literature, and tourism scholars to explore these questions.

Speakers: Anne Hardy, Gemma Blackwood, Robert Clarke, chaired by Robbie Moore.

Tuesday 13th August 2019, 5:30 – 7pm
Gallery One
Free but registration essential.

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2019 Exhibition Events

TSO in the gallery

A unique ensemble performance from members of the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra – Jenny Owen (violin), Martin Pennicka (cello) and Douglas Coghill (viola).

Thursday 25th July 2019, 6pm
Gallery One
$25pp

Creativity and Changing Landscapes

Arts-focused weekend event about sustainability with a series of talks, exhibition tours and a creative workshop.

3rd and 4th August 2019, 10am – 3pm
Hadley’s Orient Hotel and surrounding galleries
$80pp (for 2 days)