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Exhibitions Opening

August 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Celebrate Artspace re-opening with the launch of 3 new exhibitions.

Join Artspace Mackay for the official opening of three new exhibitions

proppaNOW: OCCURRENT AFFAIR, Main and Foyer Galleries

Dias Prabu: RELENTLINES — Through the Window of the Past, Foundation Gallery

Lisa Ashcroft: The Wall — Scientific Reef Repeat, Foyer Gallery

6pm Friday 9 August, Artspace Mackay, Civic Precinct, Gordon St. To be officially opened by Cr Belinda Hassan, Deputy Mayor of Mackay Regional Council.

Come and meet visiting artists Richard Bell, Vernon Ah Kee representing proppaNOW, Townsville artist Lisa Ashcroft, and from Indonesia, Dias Prabu and Kultura Collectiva. And see Eventbrite for associated public programs.

FREE TO ATTEND, bookings are essential.

IMAGE: Visitors at the opening of the 2016 Libris Awards, Main Gallery, Artspace Mackay.

proppaNOW: OCCURRENT AFFAIR is an exhibition from The University of Queensland Art Museum touring with Museums & Galleries of NSW. This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body. This project is assisted by the Australian Government’s Visions of Australia program.

IMPORTANT – Please carefully read the terms and conditions before making a booking:

• All program attendees must be in good health prior to attending the session (eg. no runny noses, coughs, temperatures). If any of the attendees booked in feel unwell, please cancel your booking to enable another to use the vacant spot.

• Consider carefully your availability to attend the event BEFORE making your booking. Booking cancellations – especially late cancellations – can mean that we may not be able to fill that place, rendering it a lost opportunity for another community member.

• A reminder notification will be sent 24 hours prior to the program. If you are unable to attend, please cancel through eventbrite, or contact Artspace Mackay ASAP on 4961 9722 to advise so they may remove you from the list manually.

• Photography Permission: Please be aware that all programs may be filmed and posted to Artspace Mackay website and Facebook page to provide access to those unable to attend the session. Filming will focus on the presenter but may include attendees. Do not attend if you do not wish to be filmed

• By making a booking you agree to all of the above


• Download and use the Eventbrite App to store your ticket and add a reminder to your calendar.

• Allow time for travel and parking. For more information about the location of Artspace Mackay visit

• Please arrive promptly to each event that you have registered to attend to allow for minimal disruption.


August 9
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Artspace Mackay
61 Gordon Street
Mackay, QLD 4740 Australia