When: Thursdays, 5.30pm - 7.00pm
Where: MAMA, 546 Dean Street, Albury
Winter is upon us.
The weeks are long and damp (and oh so cold)...
What you need is a little mid-week warmer at our Winter Bar!
From the start of June to end of August, we're hosting live music, art talks, exhibition openings, wine tastings and more each and every Thursday night from 5.30pm- 7.00pm.
5 JULY // MUSIC + WINE TASTING
Campbells Estate are bringing their cellar door to MAMA this Thursday night! Campbells will have a hand-picked selection of local wine varieties to sample – and visitors will be able to purchase a number of wines by the glass. Expand your knowledge of wine from our region with our visiting Campbells expert!
Kicking off our music sets featuring artists from Murray Conservatorium Albury is local multi-instrumentalist Tony Smith who will be performing live on guitar and vocals between 5.30 – 7.00pm. Tony Smith is a teacher at Murray Conservatorium Albury - he is also a music conductor, composer, artist, mathematician and self-confessed computer geek.
12 JULY // MUSIC + ARTIST TALK
Ash Laing will share insights into his current exhibition Flagging Opinion, in between-music-sets artist talk 'Responding to responses'. Laing will touch on an earlier 2018 project which as influenced his ongoing and current exploration into Australian identity, and how the two projects speak to one another.
Enjoy warm spiced Alpine Cider while you enjoy the sounds of multi-instrumentalist Tony Smith. Tony will perform throughout the evening around the artist talk. He joins us in partnership with Murray Conservatorium Albury.
19 JULY // EXHIBITION OPENING
Join Wodonga artist Cornelia Selover on the opening night of her new solo exhibition Wish you were there.
Cornelia's large scale paintings, mobile sculptures and woven rugs will form the backdrop to another lovely Winter Thursday evening.
26 JULY // MUSIC + SPICED CIDER
Murray Conservatorium Albury Presents Timothy Adkins who will be performing classical guitar, live from the Museum.
Enjoy warm spiced Alpine Cider while you soak up the sounds and sights of MAMA.
2 AUGUST // MUSIC + WINE TASTING
Murray Conservatorium Albury presents James Strachan who will perform on keys with vocals, live from the Museum.
Enjoy wine tasting with a special guest winery.
9 AUGUST // MUSIC + SPICED CIDER
Murray Conservatorium Albury presents Rhys McKee, performing keys live from the museum. Warm spiced Alpine Cider will be available at the bar along with a selection of local beers and wines.
16 AUGUST // MUSIC + SPICED CIDER
Murray Conservatorium Albury presents Ruth Little, performing keys live from the museum. Warm spiced Alpine Cider will be brewing as we enter the home straight of the cold winter.
23 AUGUST // LEON DE MONTIGNIE
Join us for the opening of a new exhibition celebrating the work of artist Leon deMontignie.
Rutherglen Estates wines will be served at the Winter Bar.
30 AUGUST // MUSIC + FINALE
Murray Conservatorium Albury presents local legends, the SOQ Jazz Trio, featuring sax, bass, and drums playing original Australian Jazz ballards live within the Museum.
Bye bye Winter!
WINTER THURSDAYS // ARCHIVE
7 June - An Illustrated History of Photography with Michael Moran, 5.30pm - 6.30pm
14 June - An Illustrated History of Photography with Michael Moran, 5.30pm - 6.30pm
21 June - An Illustrated History of Photography with Michael Moran, 5.30pm - 6.30pm
28 June - Exhibition Opening: Ash Laing, 5.30pm - 6.30pm