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408 Flinders St
Townsville, QLD 4810 Australia
0747727109 www.umbrella.org.au

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January 2021

Robyn Glade-Wright & Barbara Dover – Disquiet: Ecological Anxieties & Transformation

29 January - 28 February
| Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts |, 408 Flinders St
Townsville, QLD 4810 Australia
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Umbrella is responding to government restrictions for gatherings at this time and visitors must comply with our COVID-19 Safety Plan. Gallery open Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks. Follow our social media for updates. This touring exhibition by James Cook University Associate Professor Robyn Glade-Wright & Dr Barbara Dover considers the millions of tonnes of plastic that are discarded into the environment every year, and the resultant feelings of anxiety, anguish and grief. These artists use…

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Jan Hynes – Hot Dogs

29 January - 28 February
| Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts |, 408 Flinders St
Townsville, QLD 4810 Australia
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Umbrella is responding to government restrictions for gatherings at this time and visitors must comply with our COVID-19 Safety Plan. Gallery open Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks. Follow our social media for updates. Crafted from timber and other materials, Jan Hynes’ sculptural dogs are being exhibited at Umbrella until they can find new forever homes. There is a size, colour, breed and temperament to suit you. (Please note John Paiwan's exhibition Talking Earth was originally…

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March 2021

Group Exhibition – Mudpickers

5 March - 11 April
| Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts |, 408 Flinders St
Townsville, QLD 4810 Australia
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Visitors must comply with Umbrella's COVID-19 Safety Plan and directives | Gallery open Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks. Follow our social media for updates. Mudpickers features artists Suzannah Babicci, Lauren Jaye Carter, Jane Hawkins, Hannah Murray, Rhonda Payne and Bronwyn Smith. The exhibition collectively maps the artists’ experiences with place and an investigation of memory and history. The works reflect a shared interest in trawling across the mudflats of Townsville to find hidden treasures in the layers, colours, textures…

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Sue O’Malley – DEEP / VAPOUR

5 March - 11 April
| Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts |, 408 Flinders St
Townsville, QLD 4810 Australia
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Visitors must comply with Umbrella's COVID-19 Safety Plan and directives | Gallery open Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks. Follow our social media for updates. Two new moving image works by Sue O'Malley. In Vapour, real worlds dissolve into artificial worlds, as a ghost drifts into the night. In Deep, the future of the world is at sea. It shifts. It distorts. Nothing stays still. Nothing keeps its original form. It is a time to reflect, to look beneath the surface.…

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Shirley Dawson – The Long Walk

5 March - 11 April
| Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts |, 408 Flinders St
Townsville, QLD 4810 Australia
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Visitors must comply with Umbrella's COVID-19 Safety Plan and directives | Gallery open Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks. Follow our social media for updates. The works in this exhibition tell stories of surviving in the desert, gathering food and passing on women's knowledge. Image: Shirley Dawson, The Long Walk, 2021, Acrylic on canvas, 75.5 x 182.5cm. Exhibitions Launch 6pm Friday 5 March 2021. View event details here.  Also on display during this exhibition period 5 March – 11 April 2021: Group Exhibition –…

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