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What's On

The Teapot Project: Hendrik Forster and Kenny Son

April 11, 2019 - June 5, 2018

The Teapot Project is a unique collaboration between master gold and silversmith Hendrik Forster and object maker and designer Kenny Son.

Open House: Tamworth Textile Triennial

Feb. 23, 2019 - April 27, 2019

Tamworth Textile Triennial, held every three years, showcases the best of textile art from across the country, attracting artist participation from all states in Australia ...

Songs Of Myself

April 3, 2019 - April 27, 2019

Artist Tracy Stirzaker responds to her lived experience with thought provoking artwork. Employing painting and textile techniques including text, hand stitch, applique and embroidery, her ...

The Loneliest Number

April 23, 2019 - April 28, 2019

Extraordinary moments from the everyday.

Part photographic exhibition, part performance, part musical experience The Loneliest Number invites audiences to contemplate what it means to be ...

Tiwi Jilamara – exhibition

Feb. 28, 2019 - April 28, 2019

Tiwi Jilamara – a group exhibition of prints, ochres on paper and sculptures will form an official Tiwi group exhibition at QG&W.

Gone Walk About

April 26, 2019 - April 30, 2019

A joint exhibition between Mitch Walder and Chehehe / Dodgy Paper of works from their time spent in residence at Q Bank Gallery in Queenstown, Tasmania.


April 11, 2019 - May 2, 2019

A multi-sited exhibition with essays, artist talks, performances, symposia held in iconic Carlton venues.NAVA member Angela Cavalieri is one of ten contemporary who have ...

The State of Nature

April 12, 2019 - May 5, 2019

Exhibition of artwork by Obtuse


May 7, 2019 - May 7, 2019

Join us for a floortalk with South Australian artist Christine Goodwin, as she discusses her satirical socio-political series First Australian Expo of Panaceas.

Brisbane Rotary Art Spectacular

May 13, 2019 - May 13, 2019

Join us of the opening event and announcements.

Prototyping the Teapot

May 16, 2019 - May 16, 2019

Teapot making workshop with Kenny Son

Meet the Maker: Drawing Plants from Life with Outer Island

May 18, 2019 - May 18, 2019

Spend an afternoon with Stephanie and Amy from Outer Island learning to draw plants propagated from the Botanic Gardens, on loan for the afternoon from ...


April 23, 2019 - May 19, 2019

ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE 2019 is a socially engaged festival of ideas, exhibitions and events.

Survival: Fight or Flight

April 6, 2019 - May 19, 2019

White ash covering the ground and trees turned to blackened sticks; a personal experience of a devastating bushfire in 2014 has spurred a new body ...

Metamorphosis by Matteo Bernasconi

March 28, 2019 - May 19, 2019

Join us Thursday 28 March for the opening night of Metamorphosis by Matteo Bernasconi at Peach Black Gallery, part of Sydney Art Month 2019 and ...

Altered States

April 6, 2019 - May 19, 2019

A new solo exhibition by Karen Prakhoff Rickman presents a series of prints that evoke both personal and collective memories: faint, forgotten or altered recollections.


April 23, 2019 - May 19, 2019

ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE 2019 is a socially engaged festival of ideas, exhibitions and events.

Hip Hip Decay

April 11, 2019 - May 26, 2019

On display 11 April - 26 May 2019 is the exhibition Hip Hip Decay by artist Suzanne McRae.

Gippsland Sculpture Exhibition

April 6, 2019 - June 1, 2019

Exhibition of eighty sculptures to be held throughout Main street Yinnar, the surrounding gardens and the arc Yinnar gallery.

Salt Experiments

May 9, 2019 - June 1, 2019

My Salt Experiments are the remnants of a four-year-long investigation into the properties of salt and its collision with mild steel.

Something new, something old... and a silver sixpence

May 10, 2019 - June 1, 2019

Exhibition of textile artwork by Wild Fibre Artists


April 24, 2019 - June 1, 2019

VIETNAM – ONE IN, ALL IN is a new exhibition from Country Arts SA honouring the untold stories of South Australian Aboriginal veterans of the Vietnam ...

Bruised: Art Action and Ecology in Asia

April 12, 2019 - June 1, 2019

'Bruised: Art Action and Ecology in Asia' 12 April – 1 June

Island Welcome

April 11, 2019 - June 5, 2019

Sixteen Australian contemporary jewellers make welcome garlands in response to current Australian immigration and refugee policy.


May 6, 2019 - June 6, 2019

In 1984 South Australian artist Christine Goodwin premiered her highly acclaimed socio-political exhibition First Australian Expo of Panaceas at the Adelaide Festival. Employing art, science ...

All Connections to Unley Art Prize

June 7, 2019 - June 28, 2019

Exhibition of 2019 Unley Art prize finalists presented by the City of Unley

In the Moment, and in the Cabinet (of Curiosities) by Szilvia Gyorgy

June 6, 2019 - June 29, 2019

Representing the confluence of Occidental and Oriental art through the metaphor of ceramic vessals

Lethbridge 20000 Small Scale Art Award Opening Night

June 29, 2019 - June 29, 2019

Join us for the opening event and announcements.

B–CSC Winter Masterclass 2019: The Art of Field Recording

July 1, 2019 - July 5, 2019

Work with world renown sound artists and recordists Douglas Quin [US] and Philip Samartzis [AU]. Learn how to prepare for and undertake deep fieldwork in ...

Fantastical Worlds

July 5, 2019 - July 26, 2019

Exhibition of artwork by Liz Powley

Revealing a Narrative

Aug. 2, 2019 - Aug. 25, 2019

Exhibition of artwork by Chris Webb (winner of 2018 SALA Active Ageing Award)

Value and Tone

Aug. 30, 2019 - Sept. 22, 2019

Exhibition of artworks by Pastel Artists of South Australia

A Long Beach Walk

Sept. 27, 2019 - Oct. 18, 2019

Exhibition of textile works by Cathy Boniciolli.

fresh stART

Oct. 25, 2019 - Nov. 17, 2019

Exhibition of artwork by Broughton Art Society.

Out of the Blue

Nov. 22, 2019 - Dec. 15, 2019

Exhibition of artworks by ACSA Painting Group.

Friday night life drawing

Come and draw the model in our well-equipped studio near Sydenham train station.

Saturday afternoon art meetups

Every Saturday between 1 - 2pm we run a one hour class introducing a drawing skill. This week we experiment with frottage as texture in drawing.

Saturday afternoon Creative Meetups

This is a weekly group meetup with consultation style contact with a professional artist. Open between 1 - 5pm, we charge $15 by the hour. Bring ...

The Art of Wellness: Visual Arts and Health

The Art of Wellness: Visual Arts and Health short course explores personal and community health and wellness strategies using visual arts mediums.

City of Ryde Creativity Strategy

City of Ryde is currently undertaking consultation for a Creativity Strategy.

Available! Portable Bronze Casting Foundry!!

This a great opportunity for a sculptor/craftsperson to own their own small, portable bronze casting facility.