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Published November 3rd 2016
Contemporary and innovative works are on display for free at the Town Hall Gallery in Hawthorn.
In the heart of Hawthorn, sits this Town Hall Gallery
Our rich culture is reflected in the works, the sense of community and shared history all come together here.
Enjoying art does not need to be exclusive or expensive. In Hawthorn, not far from the shopping precinct, you will find the Town Hall. It holds a local treasure trove of curated exhibitions, a collection of gallery items and public programs.
Changing regularly, The Gallery collection is divided into four main categories:
Art Collection History Collection Local Government Collection Public Art Collection
Have a browse, or if you are seeing something in particular, use the database. You may search for a particular artist, subject, medium; there are also other categories you can search on.
Exhibitions range in style and form, with the latest exhibitions listed on their website. . Have a look to see what is on, who the featured artist may be, or what the theme is.
The Town Hall Gallery also run public programs where you can affordably learn new skills, such as fabric painting. There may also be other events, such as information sessions and discussions. Aligning with the exhibit on patterns which is currently on, for example, there is a panel discussion about pattern: Pattern can by rhythmic, opulent, or meditative. It can also be a master of disguise. . An archive of previous programs will give you an idea of the kind of things that happen in this space.