Happenings Overview

We’re on Facebook

Posted on February 5, 2019

We’ve been a bit (actually really, really) tardy in keeping the Happenings page up to date with news of the Friends and the Gallery. Apologies for the long silences. It seems that almost everyone prefers going to Facebook instead of websites to keep in touch with all their friends and interests. So, rather than swim …read more

MRAG was pleased to have the NSW Arts Minister Don Harwin and Stephen Bromhead MP at the Gallery recently. Exciting opportunities are available through the Regional Cultural Fund! Watch a short video here.

Tell MRAG what you think. They’d really appreciate it if everyone would complete this quick survey they’ve created. It won’t take more than about 5 minutes. It’s here.

MRAG has a new Wall Project Artist-in-Residence who is doing some gorgeous printmaking. Come along and see what Di Podmore is doing with gelli printmaking and have a go yourself. Di is coming up with some lovely images which will be on display until July 30. Wednesday to Saturdays in the afternoons are the best …read more

MRAG Free Creative Workshop

Posted on June 27, 2017

MRAG is hosting a FREE creative workshop on Saturday and Sunday, 15 -16 July. “Piecing it Together” is a collaborative workshop led by artist Deborah Kelly (live-streamed from The Netherlands) and curator, Bec Dean where participants are invited to reconfigure images from The Patient. FREE, Bookings are essential. Book at the Gallery. LIMITED SPACES 1pm …read more

MRAG is creating a fabulous installation in the Gallery Window and wants your input! Come in to the gallery and make a book sculpture to add. Or, you can make your own at home and bring it in. If you’re stuck for ideas, Pinterest has some great examples. They want to fill the whole space …read more

For some insight into local artist Rod Spicer and how he creates his artwork in his studio in Tinonee, have a look at https://www.facebook.com/ManningRiverTimes/videos/1498498730224267/.  

Jane and the Armadillo

Posted on May 26, 2017

Get to know a bit more about Assistant Gallery Director Jane Hosking in the current issue of Focus Magazine. Don’t forget to ask her about her armadillo…  

FOGS membership benefits

Posted on May 25, 2017

A reminder to all FOGS members that you may be entitled to the same benefits when you visit other galleries as you get at the Manning Regional Art Gallery: Discounted or free admission to many exhibitions Discounted merchandise from gallery shops At the Manning Regional Art Gallery, FOGS members enjoy free entry to many events and shop discounts. …read more