Exhibitions 2020

Cultural resurgence

Thursday 5 March - Saturday 19 September 2020
An exhibition showcasing a selected number of woven and possum works created by local Aboriginal community groups.
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Bush Mechanics

Thu 5 March - Sun 31 May 2020
Explores the importance of the car in the outback and provides insights into the life and culture of the Warlpiri people of Central Australia.
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Thursday 19 March - Sunday 6 September 2020
“Fire!” has always been a terrifying shout in Australia, but this year has been extraordinary.
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Colour - See the world in a new light

Friday 25 September 2020 - Sunday 2 May 2021
See colour as you’ve never seen it before in this exhibition developed by Questacon - the National Science and Technology Centre and presented by Newcastle Museum.
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isolation: Portraits of Newcastle during Covid-19

Friday 25 September 2020 - Sunday 6 December 2020
Photographic documentation of togetherness during isolation in Newcastle
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19 December 2020 - 30 May 2021
This special exhibition explores the many stories each object can tell. Every story is the truth, yet they are all different.
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