Welcome to the Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery
All the Stories Got into Our Minds and Eyes
Contemporary painting and sculptures that document a new art movement emerging from the Western Desert community of Warakurna
Image: Ken Shepherd - Helicopter Ride with Brooksie to see My Father Ngurra
See the Exhibition Program for more exhibitions in 2014
See News and Events for past exhibitions
Port Pirie Art Prize 2014
People's Choice Award
Have you considered becoming a member?
Here are a few benefits:
openings and events
annual members exhibition
No increase in fees for 2014
Pickup a brochure from the Gallery or from the website. (See forms & information.)
Monday to Friday:
Weekends and Public Holidays:
Work by Yvonne East combining traditional drawing and painting techniques with multimedia installation that investigates the physical and psychological connection with the Australian landscape.
A Country Arts SA Touring Exhibition
7 November to 14 December 2014
The Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery has won the Arts category of the SA Regional Awards 2014, Yorke & Mid North region.
The award recognises the success of the Gallery in promoting local artists, working with community groups and supporting youth art.
Board Chair Mike Basley said ‘To win this award is amazing! It acknowledges the hard work of the volunteers and staff and the much valued support of our partners and sponsors.’
Image: Chair Mike basley and Director Jenni Frost with the Award
Donations are gratefully accepted by the Gallery. Your donations allow us to host exhibitions and arts activities and to maintain our permanent collection of artworks.
We are currently fundraising to replace the lighting with more efficient LED lights.
Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery is endorsed by the Australian Taxation Office as a non-profit organisation. As a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR), your donations to the Gallery over $2 are tax deductible. Please contact the Gallery office for a receipt.
The Annual General Meeting 2014 will be held on Tuesday 9 September 2014, starting at 6.00pm. Light refreshments to follow.
Interested in becoming a Board member? Contact the Gallery office to chat with Chairperson Mike, Jenni the Director or one of the Board members.
Poetry by Noel Smith
They wander aimless, lost it seems,
Treasured moments, stored for years,