Angus Nivison, Josephine's Voice - Sunshine, (detail) 2021, watercolour on Lanaquarelle paper, 640 gsm hot pressed satin grain, 1760 x 930mm. Photography Simon Scott Photo, Armidale NSW. Angus is represented by utopia art Sydney, Waterloo Sydney

Collection Conversion

Amy Hammond, David Darcy, Angus Nivison, Katherine Harvey, Rowen Matthews, Vic McEwan

Collection Conversion investigates the Tamworth region’s identity by inviting six regional artists working in different mediums to explore, investigate, research and mine six local museums and develop new artworks in response to their collections. Three of the collections are owned by Tamworth Regional Council (TRC) and three by the University of New England (UNE).


27 March - 11 July 2021

Image: Honey Ant Collection created by Colleen Tighe (detail).

Colleen Tighe Johnson

22 May- 25 July 2021

Featuring two pieces from the unique Honey Ant Collection created by Colleen Tighe Johnson. A proud Gomeroi woman. As a Gomeroi fashion designer, Colleen uses her talents to harness the spirit of her ancestors and revive Gomeroi Dreaming Stories through each design. Her label, Buluuy Mirrii (Black Star in her Gamilaraay language) has been featured on international runways around the world. Click here for more...


22 May - 25 July 2021

Free professional development opportunity with Vic McEwan

Expressions of interest now open for early to mid career artists.

Expressions of interest are now open for early to mid career artists to join Vic McEwan the Artistic Director of the Cad Factory in a unique opportunity to network and develop skills and knowledge. This free opportunity is available for 4 regionally located artists from the Tamworth and beyond. Click here for more...


01 - 30 June 2021