The Bunker Cartoon Gallery has two main exhibition areas. The foyer is frequently used to display and promote established and emerging Australian cartoonists and caricaturists. The main gallery is used for high calibre travelling exhibitions as well as those drawn from the Bunker's own impressive holdings and community-based exhibitions.
100 Years From Gallipoli Poetry Project
Two collections of poetry are included in this exhibition, by Project Manager Graeme Lindsay. Language of War and Behind every war there are good women are selected works by members of ozzywriters.com presented with photographs of war memorials taken by Graeme, in Australia and New Zealand. The poems focus on current reflections of ANZAC Day and memorial services and include contemporary prose as well as incorporating poetry originating in the period 1914-1918.
Living Colour! is a travelling textile art exhibition by Australian and International artists curated by Brenda Gael Smith. There are 32 vibrant works each 40cm wide by 100cm high, incorporating piece work, applique, fabric painting, embroidery, beading, hand dyed and felted inclusions to delight the eyes. This work will appeal to all ages, including men, women and those interested in photography, crafts and fashion as these artists use many resources to create their works. August 8th - September 13th.
Turnaraound Productions and No rest For The Wicked present
Through These Lines by Cheryl Ward.
Follow the story of Sister Florence Whiting on her four year journey through the tumult of WWI. An Original Australian play based on the diaries, letters and narratives of Australian Army Nurses serving in The Great War.
Tickets to Through These Lines $35 Adult. $28 Conc. & Group 5+
Ticket prices inclusive of GST. Booking & Ticket Fees may apply.
Wednesday 13 August at 7pm
Thursday 14 August at 1pm & 7pm
Friday 15 August at 7pm
Saturday 16 August 2pm & 7pm
Sunday 17 August at 2pm.
Bookings and event info go to: www.throughtheselines.com.au or phone the gallery on 6651 7343.
Limited tickets available at the door prior to performances. Cash sales only.
Surf And Turf
cartoons featuring Surfing, Horse Racing, Golf and Bowls. August 8th - September 13th
Up Coming Exhibitions
26th Rotary Cartoon Awards Opening on September 20th
Marnie Yeates Trophy for Nature Photography presented by Coffs C.EX Camera Club opening November 7th 2014