Poets Paint Words II

Newcastle Region Art Gallery

Australia's most celebrated poets have been commissioned to write a poem inspired by a painting in the Newcastle Region Art Gallery collection. This year's line up of poets includes Judith Bishop, Michael Brennan, Michael Farrell, Jane Gibian, Robert Gray, Ivy Ireland, Anthony Lawrence, Kate Lilley and Mark Tredinnick.

Art Exhibition previously on in Newcastle precinct, New South Wales, Australia.
From Saturday 16 May 2009 to Sunday 05 July 2009
Launch Friday 15 May 2009, The Gallery is open 10am-5pm every Tuesday to Sunday throughout the year. Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day.

Published by anonymous on Thursday 09 April 2009.
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Poets Paint Words II is curated by Peter Minter and Lisa Slade, in conjunction with the Sydney Writer’s Festival.

On May 22-23, a number of the poets featured in the 2009 Poets Paint Words exhibition will read their poems in the Gallery. For details, and a full program of events that the Gallery is running in conjunction with the Sydney Writer’s Festival, visit the SWF homepage.



Newcastle Region Art Gallery
Laman Street
Newcastle NSW 2300