Exhibitions

The Mates Exhibition No 3

5th Nov 2014 - 30th Nov 2014

Roy Huff and Merv Nairn are still painting and still mates and this will be their 3rd exhibition at the Lagoons Gallery

November 5th - November 30th 2014.

Nature has been the inspiration for their paintings in this their 3rd exhibition at the Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens "Lagoons Gallery". 'The Mates Exhibition No 3' was postponed from March this year when unfortunately the Lagoons Cafe was closed for a period of time. Come and be excited by the colourful paintings of birds, flowers, butterflies and scenery these two artists, Roy and Merv, produce.

Featured image is 'Sunset' by Roy Huff

Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens Lagoons Gallery is open Wednesday to Friday 10 am - 3pm and Weekends from 9am - 4pm

Contact Botanic Gardens 49527300 or email botanic@mackay.qld.gov.au

‘Power of Nature’ Creative Shots Photo Club’s Annual Exhibition

3rd Dec 2014 - 18th Jan 2015

Creative Shots Photo Club members have been out and about taking many different images this year to portray the theme of their exhibition… 'Power of Nature'.
It might be a butterfly emerging from a chrysalis, the surge of incoming waves on rocky shores, a lightning storm, or a newly sprouted seed. It may depict the destructive results of weather or the wonderment of nature's design.
This combination of images makes for an exciting exhibition that will on display from 3rd December 2014 to 18th January 2015 at the Lagoons Gallery, Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens.  

Visitors to the exhibition are also encouraged to vote for the image they feel best demonstrates the exhibitions theme 'Power of Nature'.
Always welcoming new members, you can find out more about the Creative Shots Photo Club at www.creativeshots.com.au
Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens Lagoons Gallery is open Wednesday to Friday 10 am - 3pm and Weekends from 9am - 4pm
Cost: Free

Image: 'Sky Splitter' by Maya Harrison

Contact Botanic Gardens 49527300 or email botanic@mackay.qld.gov.au

“Sunday Painters”…an Exhibition by Uta Wild and Mary Brown.

21st Jan 2015 - 1st Mar 2015

This exhibition has been postponed till January 2015 by request of artists.

Local Artists, Uta Wild and Mary Brown are well known painters in traditional and figurative abstraction images. Both have won many art prizes and sold their works both nationally and overseas. They have been classed as natural colourists and their exhibition 'Sunday Painters' will include landscapes, still life, figures in landscapes and marine images.

Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens Lagoons Gallery is open Wednesday to Friday 10 am - 3pm and Weekends from 9am - 4pm

Cost: Free

Contact Botanic Gardens 49527300 or email botanic@mackay.qld.gov.au

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Exhibit your artwork at the Lagoons Gallery

The Lagoons Gallery, located at the main entrance of the Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens, features art exhibitions and displays with environmental and cultural themes.

The Botanic Gardens provides you or your group with the opportunity to exhibit your artwork or display at the Lagoons Gallery, which is accessed by a growing number of Mackay residents and visitors in a unique garden/gallery/cafe setting.

It's simple to apply, simply complete the exhibition proposal and submit it to Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens.