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NorthSite Contemporary Arts – A leading experimental gallery and dynamic artspace.

From an artist-driven collective to a leading contemporary arts institution, 1992 – 2021 has seen a lot of innovation and change.

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Kassandra Savage Into the Deep

Bianca Foster | Brooke Foster | Kassandra Savage | Kay Williams | Sheryl Burchill | Ruth Saveka | Heather Tait

Upside-Up

2 November — 29 January 2022

Hoda Afshar Just Not Australian

Abdul Abdullah | Hoda Afshar | Tony Albert | Cigdem Aydemir | Liam Benson | Jon Campbell | Karla Dickens | Fiona Foley | Gordon Hookey | Richard Lewer | Archie Moore | Vincent Namatjira | Nell | Raquel Ormella | Ryan Presley | Joan Ross | Tony Schwensen | Soda Jerk

Just Not Australian

5 November — 5 February 2022

Amy Loogatha | Elsie Gabori | Dolly Loogatha | Ethel Thomas | Dorothy Gabori | Agnes Kohler | Joelene Roughsey | Amanda Gabori | Betty Williams | Roxanne Thomas | Renee Wilson | John Williams

Mornington Island Art: Legacies Living On

26 June — 4 January 2022

Wendy Mocke_Nana

Wendy Mocke

The ‘m e r i’ project

30 October — 11 December 2021

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10:00 am — 5:00 pm

16 December — 28 January

Art Market, Opening Event

NorthSite Art Market | Print Edition

This year the NorthSite Art Market celebrates the region’s unique suite of contemporary printmakers. We welcome you to come along, grab a drink from the bar and browse the exciting selection of new artworks. ARTISTS and SUPPLYING PRINT STUDIOS: Arone Meeks | Billy Missi | Brian Robinson | Claudine Marzik | Danish Quapoor | Darren […]

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5:30 pm — 8:30 pm

03 December — 03 December

Soda Jerk, TERROR NULLIUS

Opening Event, Performance

Film Screening | TERROR NULLIUS by Soda Jerk

As part of the Just Not Australian exhibition, NorthSite Contemporary Arts will be screening TERROR NULLIUS by Soda Jerk. MA 15 + | 54mins TERROR NULLIUS is in conjunction with the exhibition Just Not Australian showing at NorthSite Contemporary Arts. Presented in partnership with End Credits Film Club. Part political satire, eco-horror and road movie, […]

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10:00 am — 1:00 pm

20 November — 20 November

Woven mat by Rosemary Omundsen

Workshop

Weaving Workshop | The ‘m e r i’ project

NorthSite Contemporary Arts is pleased to invite you to attend the weaving workshop by Rosemary Omundsen. This workshop is in conjunction with Wendy Mocke's exhibition The 'm e r i' project. Rosemary Omundsen shares her coconut leaves weaving techniques in a 3hr workshop at NorthSite Contemporary Arts. 10 AM — Arrive at Bulmba-ja, NorthSite Contemporary […]

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PERSPECTIVES

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Dadang Christanto, Linkage Leakage, 1996.

15 November, 2021

Look Back Lab — 30 Years of Contemporary Art

2022 ​will mark 3 decades of innovative, independent and contemporary practice through KickArts in Cairns NorthSite is going back

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Yandell Walton at NorthSite Gallery in Cairns

12 April, 2021

SHIFTING SURROUNDS BY YANDELL WALTON OPENS

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5 August, 2020

NorthSite is reopen stunning new exhibitions and projects

Read the full August NorthSite News here DIRECTOR'S MESSAGE The time is now  NorthSite is reopen! To say it's been a

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Billy Miss Bulmnba-ja Digital Facade public artwork

19 September, 2021

Billy Missi’s Torres Straight designs translated to light at Bulmba-ja

Billy Missi was undoubtedly one of the Torres Strait's most prolific and respected artists, working at the start of the 21st Century from

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