ceramic2Serpentine Gallery in North Lismore is kicking off the year with a special Valentine’s Day event with a night of arts, music, poetry and performance on the topic of Love – In All Its Forms.

The LOVE exhibition runs from the 8th of February through to the 28th February. Opening night is 7pm, Saturday, the 14th of Feb @ Serpentine.

Then on March 6th at 7pm there will be the Women of the World exhibition which examines and celebrates the work of women from all around the world.

This exhibition is also a fund-raising event for a micro-credit organisation which provides access to loans on credit to help empower some of the most disadvantaged women in India.

There will be guest speakers, Wendy Royston and Graeme Batterbury, followed by some inspiring performance. This exhibition runs until the 25th of March.

These are both child friendly events and everyone is welcome. Refreshments are also available on the night.

Serpentine Community Gallery Inc is an artist-run initiative which promotes and exhibits the diverse artistic talent of the Northern Rivers and showcases some of the finest talent in the region.

If you are an artist living in the Northern Rivers you are welcome to join and exhibit at the gallery. Feel free to contact the gallery for further details.

Opening hours at the gallery are generally between 10am to 6pm Monday to Friday but may vary. Please call 6621 6845 if travelling long distances.

Serpentine Community Gallery Inc. is at 17a Bridge St, North Lismore.

PICTURED: ‘All you need …’ Ceramic by Corinne Batt-Rawden.