WELCOME TO THE PORT PIRIE REGIONAL ART GALLERY
30 January - 22 February 2015
Get into Your Gallery!
Workshops, art jams, school activities
....all things arty!
'A Vision for all'
Preparing our community for a successful future
A photographic exhibition reflecting the aspirational values of our regional schools.
Co-ordinated by John Pirie Secondary School
See the Exhibition Program for more upcoming and exciting exhibitions.
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. Public Holidays and Christmas - New year period:
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
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.
A new board member has been appointed. Annette Rimmer joins the Board as the new Teasurer.
Interested in becoming a Board member? Contact the Gallery office to chat with Chair 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,