Rod Spicer, Andy Snelgar and Mandy Davis exhibitions open at Manning Regional Art Gallery, Taree Julie Slavin photos20 Apr 2017, 6 p.m. A photo gallery from the opening of Tinonee's Rod Spicer's exhibition Out of the Blue along with Mandy Davis and Andy Snelgar’s Barraba Marray Nyaanyila, My Spirit Saw at Manning Regional Art Gallery. Art exhibitions open Oil paintings: Artist Rod Spicer with James Spicer during the official opening of Rod's exhibition, Out of the Blue.Opening night: Keryn Schafer, Cheryl Wright, Maree Burden, Annette Sherman and Vicki Spicer.Work on show: Talented Ngemba carver Andy Snelgar has been creating shields, mirru, boomerangs and clubs for over 25 years. He is pictured here with his wife Hannah at the official opening. Exhibition opening: Clint Matthews with Aulora Matthews, the subject of this portrait by her grandfather Rod Spicer.Support: Ian and Karyn Pol with Biripi artist Mandy Davis, who has been painting country and family for over 25 years.Among the crowd: Dane Burke, Steffi Davis, Ben Grygoruk and Kirby Cryer.Exhibition opening: Jo Ashe and Maree Burden.Exhibition opening: Shane Crellin and Anna Wilshire.Exhibition opening: Aria, Adina, Brett and Macey O'Neile from Wingham.Exhibition opening: Artist Rod Spicer addresses the crowd.Exhibition opening: Jody Duck and artist Andy Snelgar.Exhibition opening: The official part of the night took place on the Manning Regional Art Gallery's back deck.Exhibition opening: Charlie, Mia, Andy Snelgar, Keiran Ping, Marcus Rowsell and Oden Ping.Exhibition opening: Abbey Fancourt and Sam Hauritz.Exhibition opening: Rebecca Ryan, James Spicer and Nicole McKenzie.Exhibition opening: Artist Rod Spicer's niece Belinda Ramsay.Exhibition opening: Thomas Boleyn, Sharon Wood and Robert Kingdom travelled from Lake Macquarie to attend.Exhibition opening: Stacey, Kaseah, Baden, Mat, Sienna and Bell.Exhibition opening: Shane and Catherine Crellin.Exhibition opening: Sam Hauritz and his mum Jo Hauritz.Exhibition opening: Barry Spicer (artist Rod Spicer's father) and Neville Bell (Rod's uncle).Exhibition opening: Allan Sherman and Michael Rowsell.Exhibition opening: Hans Westerman.Friends of the Gallery: John Holme, Peter Day, Anke de Reuver, Jill Illidge, Catherine Calvin, Dusty Walkom, Peter and Yvette Hugill, Liz Worth, Jenny Meek and Norman Shapro. Exhibition opening: Gallery assistant director Jane Hosking, artist Rod Spicer and gallery director Rachel Piercy.Exhibition opening: Rebecca Ryan and Rachel Piercy.Exhibition opening: Dave McGrath.TweetFacebook of ╳exitOpening of art exhibitions by Rod Spicer, Andy Snelgar and Mandy Davis.Manning Regional Art Gallery at 12 Macquarie Street, Taree. Photos by Julie Slavin.Rod Spicer’s Out of the Blue, along with Mandy Davis and Andy Snelgar’s Barraba Marray Nyaanyila, My Spirit Saw have opened at Manning Regional Art Gallery and close May 14. Photos by Julie Slavin.