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Look See 2010 Exhibition

Art, design & illustration

Property Donor: The GPT Group


about Look See 2010 Exhibition

OPENING NIGHT: THURSDAY 1ST APRIL 2010 @ 6.00pm

The Look See exhibition features the work of local and interstate creative professionals and some of Australia’s finest artists, illustrators and designers.

It has been curated by a group of graphic designers and illustrators interested in all forms of creativity, be it artistic or commercial.

The exhibition complements the Look Hear series of talks and presentations given by local and interstate creative professionals at the Newcastle Region Art Gallery throughout March.

The Look Hear talks are FREE, from 5.30pm, each Wednesday in March – see website for details.

EXHIBITION OPENING HOURS

TUESDAY 10am – 5pm

WEDNESDAY 10am – 5pm

THURSDAY 10am – 7pm

FRIDAY 10am – 5pm

SATURDAY 10am – 2pm

SUNDAY & MONDAY – CLOSED

*Special appointments can also be arranged outside of these times if necessary. Please contact Carl on 0400 520 831 *

About

We asked Look See organisers Carl Morgan and Lara Schubert to tell us more about the exhibtion:

The aim of Look Hear and Look See is to promote design culture in Newcastle by entertaining and informing people interested in art and design. Another function is to create a platform for developing artists and designers to get noticed for their skills.

Look See will showcase a range of pieces that have been contributed from professional artists, designers and illustrators all over Australia. We also held open submissions and chose the best works to be exhibited alongside these.

Most of the submissions we received were from Newcastle artists, designers and photographers so it will be great to see some of our local talent on show beside the work of some of the industry’s most successful designers, artists and illustrators.

Covering a broad range of themes and disciplines such as graphic design, illustration, art, photography, architecture and much more, the Look Hear and Look See events are for anyone interested in creativity.

We’ve met and spoken to so many innovative and inspiring people who have made their projects successful and we wanted to get involved in what is becoming Newcastle’s new creative movement.

The space where Look See will take place was originally a restaurant and has been designed to cater for a large crowd so it is a perfect space for an exhibition. The space also has a few smaller rooms to explore which will help to create a fantastic flow for the exhibited works.

Updates and More information

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Update May 2010 – This was a short term project that has now ended. To see what else the Look Hear / Look See crew are up to, stay in touch with some of the organisers at Zookraft, who now have their own studio space through Renew Newcastle.