Our hopes for the future of Morwell Exhibition

This free exhibition evolved from research into recovery from the Hazelwood mine fire. We listened and clearly heard that people wanted to do something positive about Morwell and to be part of conversations about the future.
Many community members and groups have contributed to the conversation and this photographic exhibition is the result of these discussions. Photographer Clive Hutchison beautifully captures their hopes for the future.
All are welcome.
Morwell Neighbourhood House, researchers from Federation University Australia involved in the Hazelwood Health Study, and the Gippsland Centre for Art and Design, Federation University have joined forces to co-host this exhibition
At the switchback gallery from 14th November. Find out more 

René Magritte: 130 photos featured in world-first exhibition.

“In the mid-1970s, a swathe of photographs and films of and by René Magritte were discovered, 10 years after the artist’s death. The work is featured in an exclusive exhibition at LaTrobe gallery in Victoria, Australia – a coup for the regional space – which is offering a new perspective on the artist before the show tours globally.”


A great article in The Guardian today about the exhibition on now at Latrobe Regional Art Gallery in Morwell. This is bringing a lot of positive attention to the area at a time when it needs a boost. Check it out here

The exhibition opened this week and Latrobe City Council Mayor Kellie O’Callaghan said she “hoped that the Latrobe Regional Gallery’s improved capability to host international exhibitions, in addition to its proximity to the train line, would draw new visitors to the Latrobe Valley and provide an economic boost.”

Everyone involved in this project really deserves a pat on the back and shows that we have a bright future ahead of us as a centre of world class art exhibitions.

Share your hopes for the future of Morwell

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Gippsland media interviews Sue Whyte From the Hazelwood Health Study

The ‘Our hopes for the future of Morwell’ exhibition will feature images of Morwell community members and groups holding a symbol that represents their hopes for the township. The Monash University-led study is inviting the community to have their photo taken with their symbol at Morwell Neighbourhood House on Thursday 24 August from 10am to 12pm.

 

René Magritte – The Revealing Image.

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Excitement is growing as this upcoming exhibition approaches.

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This World-first exhibition features 130 original photographs and 8 self-made films by one of the most influential artists of the 20th Century, René Magritte.

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The renowned Belgian Surrealist used photography and film as exemplars for paintings and commercial work, and they provide exclusive behind-the-scenes insight into Magritte’s world.

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“Through this exhibition we gain a greater sense and understanding of who Magritte was, how this informed his work, and why his art is so important” – Curator Xavier Canonne.

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Documentary (1978) about the Belgian surrealist artist.

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“Art evokes the mystery without which the world would not exist” – René Magritte

This week in Latrobe Valley

A list of things to do in Latrobe Valley over the coming week 7th to 14th August. To submit your event you can email us. #myvalley

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BOUND BY TIME
Denis Beaubois

15 July – 17 September 2017
Gallery 1, 2 & 3

For the first time in Australia, the exhibition Bound by Time brings together the major works by Sydney based artist Denis Beaubois, which cover the complete ground floor of the newly refurbished Latrobe Regional Gallery. Created between 2011 and 2017, this seminal solo exhibition represents the most wide ranging public presentation so far, by this internationally active artist .

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#SOCIALSKETCH
Youth & Adult Program
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Saturday 12 August
1pm to 3pm
FREE
Bookings essential

Meet, collaborate and learn new drawing skills in a social setting.

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National Science Week 12th – 20th August 2017

PowerWorks is celebrating National Science Week and opening every day (12 – 20 August) 10am – 3pm providing

Guided Walking Tours which will
• Explain the proud history and science of Victoria’s power generation industry,
• Talk about the challenges that lie ahead in rehabilitating the Morwell open cut mine.

PowerWorks is a valuable part of Latrobe Valley’s heritage. It provides an important link between the past, present and future of an industry, from which this whole community has been built.

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Mitchell House Ladies AuxiliaryDeath by Chocolate

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Disney Beauty and the Beast

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Meditate or Medicate

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A Midsummer Nights Dream

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Morwell Sunday Market

EVERY SUNDAY
105 Latrobe Road, Morwell, VIC, Australia

How Much

$1

Contact Details

Sunny

Mobile

0413 916 424

About

Trash n treasure, bric n brac, old and new, fruit and vegetables, furniture and antiques.
Free jumping castle and face painting for the kids.

$1 entry fee, children under twelve (12) free entry.