Blue Mountains News

Digital Art of Ageing Exhibition

Source: Lithgow City Council
Archived 17 Mar 2019 - Posted: 19 Jan 2019
Check out the amazing Art of Ageing digital exhibition featuring some extraordinary seniors reaping the benefits of leading active and fun-filled lives – connected to their communities.

The exhibition celebrates and champions the incredible contribution seniors make - every day - to their families, their communities and the state of New South Wales. Feeling excited? So are we!

The Art of Ageing exhibition in digital format will be shown at Lithgow Library Learning Centre during this year’s NSW Seniors Festival. The exhibition is a NSW Government initiative which aims to challenge people’s views on ageing and the experiences of older people across the state.

A learner driver, gymnast and ukulele player are among the extraordinary seniors who are featured in the exhibition, which celebrates the lives of older people living in regional NSW. The NSW Government commissioned this exhibition to highlight the incredible lives of seniors and promote inclusive communities for all generations.

The Art of Ageing exhibition comprises the work of five photographers from Wagga Wagga, Taree, Molong, Mudgee, and Goulburn. A physical version of the exhibition is also currently on an extended tour across NSW.

The Art of Ageing digital exhibition will be displayed in Lithgow Library Learning Centre from 13 February until 24 February 2019 to coincide with NSW Seniors Festival. Drop into the library during opening hours to view the exhibition.

The exhibition artworks, stories and photographer biographies can also be viewed online on the Family and Community Services website.


Art of Ageing Exhibition

Dates:
13 February until 24 February 2019

Venue:
Lithgow Library Learning Centre, 157 Main Street Lithgow.

 
Furner Landscapes Furner Landscapes Furner Landscapes Design, Construction & Maintenance

Recent News

Increase in Emergency Services Levy
Increase in Emergency Services Levy
The NSW Government has given local government two months’ notice on a...
Brushes Poised for Springwood Art Show
Brushes Poised for Springwood Art Show
Brushes, lenses and pencils poised – artist registrations are now open...
Winners of the 2019 Waste 2 Art Competition Announced
Winners of the 2019 Waste 2 Art Competition Announced
Winners of the Waste 2 Art competition were announced by the Mayor Ray...
$5.2m Upgrades to Blue Mountains District Parks
$5.2m Upgrades to Blue Mountains District Parks
All four district parks in the Blue Mountains will receive upgrades valued...
Volunteer Appreciation Morning Tea
Volunteer Appreciation Morning Tea
Volunteering is thriving in Lithgow, with an estimated 3,500 people dedicating...

What's New

Chinese lovebirds my cup of green tea!
Chinese lovebirds my cup of green tea!
Marriage Celebrant - A Ceremony by Design Since I had my Chinese name inked on my wrist I've married so many Chinese couples. Cultural overlap! Love Mandarin!
Winter Magic is back this Saturday!
Winter Magic is back this Saturday!
Winter Magic Festival Prepare to be wowed by the creativity of the Blue Mountains with a day of entertainment and art from 9am to 8pm
GHOST BUS TOUR
GHOST BUS TOUR
Blue Mountains Mystery Tours Join Paranormal Pete on the Ghost Bus to investigate the reports of Ghosts & Hauntings in Blue Mountains. 0418 416 403
The Perfect getaway in Leura!
The Perfect getaway in Leura!
Endellion A beautifully decorated mountain cottage in a private sunny garden on a quiet tree lined street in Leura.
***** Rated Luxury Accomodation
***** Rated Luxury Accomodation
The Mouse House Recently offered for Holiday Getaways. Suitable for Up to 8 Guests. Children over 12 welcome.
Also in this Section

Have You Visited

Announcement
Katoomba to Lightning Ridge4WD tagalong tour, 8th to 17th July. Fully accommodated and catered, suitable for 4WD or AWD vehicles.View Simmo's Offroad Tours »