5 September – 3 November 2020
First Nations and culturally diverse artists share their stories of history, heritage and identity with a focus on the experiences of communities represented in Blacktown. This exhibition features new work by artists including Dean Cross, Brian Fuata and Julie Vulcan.
29 September – 6 October 2020
Want to make your own shadow puppet or create a manga character? Or just want to get the family together to make art? Blacktown Arts has you covered these school holidays. There are workshops for children and young people of all ages, ranging from abstract painting to anime drawing. Places are very limited so book now!
Blacktown Arts works hard to connect you, our community, with arts and creativity. We bring you digital access to works in our galleries and the artists who created them, creative workshops for kids, live-streamed performances by local artists, and opportunities to share your creativity.
Over the coming months, laneways in Blacktown will be transformed in It’s Our Thing Part 3 – Street Art Inspired by the History of Australian Hip Hop. A select group of artists have been commissioned to transform three laneways in the Blacktown CBD with street art inspired by the Hip Hop movement of western Sydney.