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Lockhart River Arts Indigenous Corporation receives current funding from the Australian Government through the Department of Communications and the Arts under the Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support (IVAIS) program.

The Corporation also receives current funding from the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland's Backing Indigenous Arts initiative (BIA) program and the Regional Arts Development Fund (IRADF).

Business Hours: Monday to Friday 9am-3pm. Free entry.

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Thu 23 Aug 2018

On 22 August 2018, Lockhart River Arts Centre completed it's new member registration with the Australian Indigenous Art Code. The registration signals a significant change for the Arts Centre, the artists, staff and directors to ensure that it operates, functions and implements ethical business practice that does not exploit the Indigenous Australian artists from Lockhart River. The change also ensures that all present and future transactions with commercial representative galleries within Australia and International are ethical.

Thu 23 Aug 2018

Lockhart River Arts Centre will participate in a combined group exhibition consisting of Indigenous Arts Centres in the Cape York geography. The exhibition will be at the Charles Tanner Gallery located at Nature's PowerHouse within the historic botanic gardens. Paintings from artists Thelma Hobson, Silas Hobson, Rosella Namok, Fiona Omeenyo, Patrick Butcher Jnr and Irene Namok were delivered to the gallery on 3 August 2018.


Representative Galleries and Permanent Collection


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