August 2014 Listings

Art Almanac is the essential guide to Australia’s art galleries – a monthly magazine listing the exhibition schedules of over 550 art galleries throughout Australia, packaged in an easy-to-use format, supported by gallery maps, an artist index, and profiles of current art exhibitions. Melbourne art galleries and their August 2014 exhibition schedules are listed below, for listings of art galleries in other Australian states please use the links above.

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Alcaston Gallery
11 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy 3065.
(03) 9418-6444.
Fax 9418-6499.
Director: Beverly Knight (member of ACGA), approved to value Aboriginal paintings, ceramics, sculpture, textiles and artefacts for the Cultural Gifts Program.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 5.00 or by appt.
To Aug 8 Cornelia Tipuamantumirri.
Also, Rupert Jack, Gordon Ingkatji, Derek Thompson and Pepai Carroll, and Douglas Abbott.
Aug 12 to Sept 5 Tino I Le V – featuring Greg Semu and Angela Tiatia.
Aug 13 to 17 Melbourne Art Fair, Stand E103.

Alchemy Art Classes
Amazing art/oil painting courses in Melbourne since 2002 with professional artist, Bonny Hut!
Mon evenings, 3 hr classes for 6 wks $290.
Includes 50 min DVD.

Anita Traverso Gallery
7 Albert Street, Richmond 3121.
(03) 9428-7557.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00 or by appt.
July 30 to Aug 30 [AT_SALON2]: Globelight’14 annual light-based art, video and design festival featuring this nation’s best.

Anna Pappas Gallery
2-4 Carlton Street, Prahran 3181.
(03) 9521-7300.
Director: Anna Pappas (Director of ACGA).
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 12.00 to 6.00.

Anna Schwartz Gallery Melbourne
185 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9654-6131.
Director: Anna Schwartz.
Tues-Fri 12.00 to 6.00, Sat 1.00 to 5.00 or by appt.
To Aug 9 The Fragonard Room by Steig Persson.
Aug 13 to 27 Truths revealed by time by Daniel Crooks.

ARC ONE Gallery
45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9650-0589.
Directors: Fran Clark and Suzanne Hampel (member of ACGA).
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 16 Run, Run, Run by Dani Marti.
Aug 20 to Sept 20 Lyndell Brown & Charles Green with John Cattapan’s Spook Country: A Collaboration.

Art at Linden Gate
899 Healesville-Yarra Glen Road, Yarra Glen 3775.
(03) 9730-1861.
Fri-Mon 10.00 to 5.00.
July 26 to Sept 1 (opening Sat 26 July, 3-5pm) REVEALED a group exhibition by Studio 4 Artists Inc – Janette Bird, Sharman Feinberg, June Furness, Julie Goodwin, Tricia Hunt, Margaret Lunson, Margaret McLoughlin, Peter Sank, Esther Schouten, Trish Stewart, Sandy Taylor and Bee Lee Thia.

Esther Schouten, Reflection 2, 2014, oil on board, 38 x 26.5cm

Art at St Francis
Contemporary Art
326 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9663-2495.
Contact: Brigitte Remmen.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sun 9.00 to 3.00.
To Aug 18 Wayfaring – paintings by Bernadette Pilli.
Aug 19 to Sept 10 (opening Fri Aug 22, 6-8pm) My Colourful Life paintings by Margaret Amond .

Art Studio & Gallery
60 Dixon Street, Inverloch 3138.
Enquiry and commissions 0418-555-222.
Online Gallery

Arts Project Australia
24 High Street, Northcote 3070.
(03) 9482-4484 F 9482-1852.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
For artwork enquiries please contact the gallery.
2014 is Arts project Australia’s 40th Anniversary.
To Aug 23 6° Of Separation – an exhibition of portraits painted from life of prominent Australian personalities who sat for a portrait in the Arts Project Australia studio, curated by Sim Luttin.

Paul Hodges, Ricky Standing, 2013, pencil on paper, 50 x 35cm

Also, Patrick Francis – Melbourne Now artist Patrick Francis presents a collection of portraits that feature bold and expressive representations of pop culture and historic icons.
Aug 14 to 17, (Vernissage Wed Aug 13) 2014 Melbourne Art Fair, Stand B106 at Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton. Over 40 artists from Arts Project Australia will be represented with over 400 artworks displayed during the Art Fair. Featuring Alan Constable, Boris Cipusev, Terry Williams, Julian Martin and Rebecca Scibilia amongst others.

Right: Rebecca Scibilia, Arctic Seal, 2013, coloured marker on paper, 39.5 x 38cm

Aug 30 to Oct 4 (opening Sat Aug 30, 3-5pm by Rupert Myer AM) Julian Martin: Transformer – original interpretations of everyday objects, popular figures and pure colour play a pivotal role in the extraordinary work of Julian Martin. Work from the past two decades will be presented in Martin’s retrospective, which will be accompanied by a full colour Leonard Joel Series catalogue, curated by Dr Cheryl Daye.

Association of Sculptors of Victoria
120 Collins Street, Melbourne 3000.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.30.
Aug 25 to Sept 12 (opening and awards presentation Fri Aug 29, 6-8pm) Annual and Awards Sculpture Exhibition 2014.

451 North Road, Ormond 3204.
Wed-Sun 1.00 to 7.00.
Sculpture, paintings, drawings and prints for sale.
Portrait commissions.
Contact Veronica Petelin.

Australian Academy of Design Clement Meadmore Gallery
220 Ingles Street, Port Melbourne 3207.
(03) 9676-9000.
Free entry.
Mon-Fri 8.00 to 4.00.
Aug 1 to Sept 5 Brick By Brick –Build Your Own Capital’ Lego® Exhibition – an exhibition for the young and the young at heart.
For bookings:
Aug 22 to Oct 10 What I Know Now – Academy Staff and Alumni Celebration. Alumni, current students and staff gather to celebrate and an annual group exhibition which brings works out from the studio’s, galleries and private spaces and into the Academy Gallery.
Opening night: The Academy’s 15th Birthday Party.

Australian Centre For Contemporary Art (ACCA)
111 Sturt Street, Southbank 3006.
(03) 9697-9999. Free entry.
Tues-Sun and public hols 10.00 to 5.00, Wed open late till 8.00, Mon by appt.
Aug 16 to Sept 28 Christian Capurro: SLAVE and Optical Mix – phone-videos capturing monumental works by American minimalist Dan Flavin, refashioned into large-scale filmic ‘captures’ by Australian artist Christian Capurro, showing alongside Optical Mix, a survey of works that use light, kinetics and visual oscillations. Artists include Daniel von Sturmer, Ken Jacobs, Stanislaus Ostoja-Kotowski, Nike Savvas, Bridget Riley, Joseph Kosuth, Martin Creed, Callum Morton, Ugo Rondinone and Cake Industries (Jesse Stevens & Dean Petersen).

Australian Centre For The Moving Image (ACMI)
T (03) 8663-2200.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
To Oct 5 Gallery 1: DreamWorks Animation: The Exhibition is ACMI’s largest ever exhibition, featuring over 400 items from DreamWorks’ astonishing collection. In a world premiere event, the studio that brought you the animated classics ‘Shrek’, ‘Madagascar’ and ‘Kung Fu Panda’ is offering unprecedented access to its extraordinary archive. Admission charges apply, avoid the queues and book online.
Aug 5 to Feb 8 Gallery 2: David Rosetzky: Gaps – a new video work exploring self and identity through speech, movement and dance.
Free entry. Commissioned by ACMI in partnership with Carriageworks, Sydney.

David Rosetzky, Gaps, video installation
Image courtesy David Rosetzky and Sutton Gallery Melbourne

Australian Galleries
Derby Street
35 Derby Street, Collingwood 3066.
(03) 9417-4303.
Fax 9419-7769.
Director: Stuart Purves AM.
Daily 10.00 to 6.00.
Aug 5 to 24 Ad Absurdum by Geoffrey Ricardo.
Also, David Waters.

Australian Galleries
Stock Rooms
28 Derby Street, Collingwood 3066.
(03) 9417-2422 F 9417-3433. Director: Stuart Purves AM.
Daily 10.00 to 6.00.

Australian Print Workshop Inc.
210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy 3065.
(03) 9419-5466.
Director: Anne Virgo.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00. To Aug 23 Contemporary Print –ì a selection of original limited edition prints by leading Australian artists produced in collaboration with APW. Exhibiting artists include Andrew Browne, eX de Medici, Emily Floyd, Deborah Klein, Laith McGregor, Allan Mitelman, Chris O’Doherty (aka Reg Mombassa), Lisa Roet, Jan Senbergs, Louise Weaver and John Wolseley.

Australian Tapestry Workshop
262-266 Park Street, South Melbourne 3205.
(03) 9699-7885.
Free entry to the galleries and shop.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00.
Guided tours: Wed 11.00, and Thurs 2.00. $10/person, bookings essential.
View galleries featuring contemporary tapestries by Australian artists including Angela Brennan, Mike Brown, David Larwill and Christine Johnson. Work on the loom by Brook Andrew and John Olsen.


The Baldessin Press
Printmaking Studio
90 Shaftesbury Ave, St Andrews 3761.
(03) 9710-1350.
Offering workshops, studio access, art retreats and accommodation.

Bayside Sculpture & Gallery
16B Advantage Road, Highett 3190.
(03) 9553-0661.

Beth Hulme Gallery & Studio
646a Nicholson Street, Fitzroy North 3068.
Thurs-Fri 12.00 to 5.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.00.
Aug 8 to 30 (opening Fri Aug 8, 6-8pm) A Convergence of North and South by Paula McLoughlin.

Paula McLoughlin, A Convergence of North and South 6, screenprint, 76 x 56cm

Bird’s Gallery
236 High Street, Kew 3101.
(03) 9855-0327.
Mon, Wed, Sat 10.00 to 3.00, Thurs and Fri 10.00 to 5.00.
Aug 6 to 22 Paintings by Lisa Ashcroft.

BLINDSIDE Artist-Run Space
Nicholas Building, Level 7, Room 14,
37 Swanston Street (enter via Cathedral Arcade lifts, cnr Flinders Lane),
Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9650-0093.
Tues-Sat 12.00 to 6.00.
To Aug 23 Play by Tania Smith.
July 30 to Aug 2 Sound Series: Perch – Catherine Clover, Vanessa Tomlinson and Alice Hui-Sheng Chang, curated by Andrew Tetzlaff. Performance schedule online.
Aug 6 to 23 Gallery 1: Milksop – Eloise Kirk, Francesca Heinz and Ben Terakes.
Gallery 2: Half Finished Sentences by Brooke Fergusson.

Bolin Bolin Gallery
At Bulleen Art & Garden
6 Manningham Road West, Bulleen 3105.
(03) 9850-5155.
Daily 9.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 18 Winter@Bolin Bolin – sculpture and ceramics.
Aug 21 to Sept 28 Feathers, Fur & Fins –ì ceramic sculpture by Yow Yow Studios.

Box Hill Community Arts Centre
470 Station Street, Box Hill 3128.
(03) 9895-8888.
Aug 5 to 17 BHCAC Tutor’s Exhibition.
Aug 19 to 31 Verge – Art for Wildlife – featuring artists Caroline Banks, Jenna Stacey, Casey Porter, Aniquah Deva Stevenson, Melissa Wilson, Emma Solomon and Megan Hain.

Kathy Fahey, Hillside, 2013, oil on canvas, 90 x 65cm

Bridget McDonnell Gallery
130 Faraday Street, Carlton 3053.
(03) 9347-1700.
By appt between exhibitions, contact the gallery for details.
View our website. Over 200 fine early and modern paintings, drawings and prints always on show.
Aug 2 to 23 Modern Australian Paintings.

Francis Lymburner, Nanny With Pram in the Park, London, oil on canvas, 29.8 x 34.6cm

Bridget McDonnell Gallery
392 Hampton Street, Hampton 3188.
(03) 9598-8398.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00, Sun during exhibition.
Aug 7 to 29 Gateshead Revisited – Growing up in an English Mining Town from the 1940s-1960s by Brian Cleugh.

Brian Cleugh, Illustrated Winter Football, Redheugh Pit, Gateshead on Tyne, oil on board, 60 x 119cm

8 Martin Street, St Kilda 3182.
(03) 9593-9366.
Wed-Sat 12.00 to 6.00, Sun 1.00 to 5.00.
Aug 9 to 30 Double Vision – the second in a series of annual group shows curated for Brightspace by Konrad Winkler and W.H. Chong. Double Vision explores how different pairs of artists have come up with chiming visions, mostly from vastly divergent starting points – Hoda Afshar/Dirty Feminist, Katherine Hattam/Sophie Xeros-Constantinides, David Porter/Malcolm Gartside, Carlo Golin/Jan van Eyck, W.H. Chong/Konrad Winkler, Julie Goodwin, Shizuka Nakanishi, Ros Winkler, Graeme Rowe, Michael Porter, Jacob Winkler, Peter Renshaw and Warwick Reeder.

Hoda Afshar, Westoxicated #5,  2013

Brunswick Arts Space
2A Little Breese Street, Brunswick 3056.
Thurs-Fri 2.00 to 6.00, Sat-Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
July 26 to Aug 10 Gallery one & two: Mimesis Transition by Tul Suwannakit.

Brunswick Street Gallery
Nine galleries under one roof
322 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy 3065.
(03) 9942-3141.
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 8.00. Aug 3 to 20 Small Works 2014 open call art prize. Prize announcements Wed Aug 6, 6-9pm.
Aug 22 to Sept 4 Exhibiting artists – Franca Briatore, Daniel Butterworth, Robina Smith, Charlie Mowatt, Meg Kolac, Rebecca Kate, and Peta Sharman.

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre
7-27 Snake Gully Drive, Bundoora 3083.
(03) 9496-1060.
Free admission.
Wed-Fri 11.00 to 4.00, Sat-Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
To Sept 28 Reflections: Australian Landscape & Still Life.
Aug 6 to Sept 7 Hidden Truth by Margaret-Ann Gooch.

Busybird Publishing Studio Gallery
2/118 Para Road, Montmorency 3094.
(03) 9434-6365.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 10.00 to 3.00.
Aug 7 to Sept 4 (opening Thurs Aug 7, 7-9pm) Long Roads by Erich Schipp – an exhibition of oil based mediums.


Cambridge Studio Gallery
52 Cambridge Street, Collingwood 3066.
(03) 9486-0169.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 2 Life in the Garden of Stone by Stuart Amos.
Aug 6 to 23 (opening Sat Aug 9, 2-4pm) Illuminated Memories by Nikki D’Emden – paintings using oil glazes over gold and silver leaf on wooden panels. Artist talk: Sat Aug 16, 2pm.
Aug 27 to Sept 13 (opening Sat Aug 30, 2-4pm) Downstairs Gallery: Here and Now by Wendy Grace and Hans Schiebold – a collection of works that juxtapose the diverse nature of our habitat.
Upstairs Gallery: a stockroom selection exhibition including paintings, sculpture, jewellery and more.

Chapel On Station Gallery
Cnr Station Street and Ellingworth Pde, Box Hill 3128.
(03) 9890-5810.
Free entry.
Tues-Fri 11.30 to 3.00, Sat 1.00 to 4.00, Sun 4.30 to 7.00.
To Aug 6 Small Things by Carol Mercer.
Aug 7 to 20 Out of the Shadows – a group exhibition.
Aug 21 to Sept 3 Creative Reflection by Mary McCowan.

Chapman & Bailey Gallery
350 Johnston Street, Abbotsford 3067.
Aug 2 to 3 Invitation to Preview by Irene Wellm – works on view for two days only prior to leaving for exhibition in Germany.
Preview drinks Sat Aug 2 3-5pm. H: Sat Aug 2, 10.30 to 5.00; Sun Aug 3, 12.00 to 4.00.
Enquiries: 0413-511-175; E

Irene Wellm, Before I was named, I belonged to you, 2014, gouache on Arches paper, 114 x 160cm

Chapter House Lane
Entry via Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000.
Aug 7 to 31 Double Glazed by Oscar Perry.

Charles Nodrum Gallery
267 Church Street, Richmond 3121.
(03) 9427-0140.
Director: Charles Nodrum (member of ACGA).
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 6.00. To Aug 13 The Cherelle Hutchinson Collection – artist’s including Natvar Bhavsar, Milton Resnick, Peter Powditch, Vernon Treweeke, Paul Partos, Guy Stuart, Peter Upward, Robert Klippel, Fred Williams, Ralph Balson, Ken Whisson and Clement Meadmore.

Chinese Museum
22 Cohen Place, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9662 2888.
Adults $8.00, Conc. $6.00.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
One temporary exhibition gallery (available for hire) and six permanent exhibition galleries.
To Dec 19 Chinese ANZACs untold stories of Chinese-Australian war contributions.

Collingwood Gallery
292 Smith Street, Collingwood 3066.
Tues-Sun 11.00 to 6.00.
Aug 1 to 14 (opening Fri Aug 1, 6-8pm) Captured Souls by Skolltor – an engaging exhibition of artworks by Italy based skull-artist.
Wed 11.00 to 5.00, Thurs-Fri 11.00 to 8.00, Sat-Sun 11.00 to 5.00, Mon closed.
Aug 15 to 28 (opening Sat Aug 16, 6pm) We Four – Brian Pieper, Jurgen Rogowsky, Eros Anceschi and Raffaella Torresan.

Colour Factory Gallery
409-429 Gore Street, Fitzroy 3065.
(03) 9419-8756.
Mon-Fri 9.30 to 5.00, Sat 1.00 to 4.00.

Contemporary Art Society of Victoria Inc.
CAS Inc. PO Box 283, Richmond 3121.
(03) 9428-0568.
A non-profit art society run by artists, for artists, established 1938.
See 500+ works in our online exhibitions.
To Aug 15 It’s About the Bike by Heather King,k and Botanica by Karen Foley at Decoy Café & Gallery (map ref 12E), 303 Exhibition St, Melbourne. Sept 8 to 21 (opening Sun Sept 7, 3-6pm) CAS Inc. Annual Exhibition 2014 at Gallery 314 (map ref 16L), 314 Church St, Richmond.

Counihan Gallery In Brunswick
233 Sydney Road, Brunswick 3056.
(03) 9389-8622.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00, Sun 1.00 to 5.00.
Aug 1 to 24 (opening Thurs July 31, 6-8pm) Gallery One: The Wave by Liz Walker.
Gallery Two: What Was Taken And What Was Given by Kelvin Skewes.
Artist talk: Sat August 9, 2.30pm.

31 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9650-7775.
Mon-Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
Aug 12 to 31 As part of our annual Craft Cubed festival onsite we show Transplantations featuring twelve UK/AUS artists investigating a sense of place and culture.
Also, Unseamly Vessels by Vito Bila, and Grids by Bin Dixon-Ward. At Yarra Gallery in Federation Square we present Big Ceramics showing eight Vic ceramicists.


The Dax Centre
The University of Melbourne
Kenneth Myer Building,
Genetics Lane off Royal Parade, Melbourne 3010.
(03) 9035-6258.
Director: Emma Last.
Entry by donation.
Wed-Fri 10.00 to 5.00.
The Dax Centre, encompassing the Cunningham Dax Collection, consists of more than 15,000 works on paper, paintings, ceramics and textiles created by people with an experience of mental illness and/or trauma.
To Oct 17 Healing Ways: Art with Intent – while the cultural, aesthetic and economic benefits of the Australian Aboriginal art industry have been well documented, this exhibition seeks to explore contemporary Indigenous arts practice as a site of healing and a resource for emotional wellbeing.

Deakin University Art Gallery at Burwood
221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood 3125.
(03) 9244-5344.
Fax 9244-5254.
Free entry.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 1.00 to 5.00, closed public hols.
To Aug 30 TrajectoriesTrajectories showcases the creative practice of six female artists who differ markedly in media and process, but share commonalities; all have graduated from the PhD program at Deakin University and all are regionally based with connections to South West Victoria.

dianne tanzer gallery + projects
108-110 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy 3065.
(03) 9416-3956.
Director: Dianne Tanzer (member of ACGA).
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00.
Aug 9 to 23 This Is No Fantasy – group show.
Aug 13 to 17 This Is No Fantasy presents Outland at Melbourne Art Fair, Stand G101 with Abdul-Rahman Abdullah and Valerie Sparks.

The Duldig Studio
T (03) 9885-3358.
Tues and Thurs 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 1.00 to 4.00.
Art Behind The Wire
– Karl Duldig bronzes.


East & West Art
665 High Street, East Kew 3102.
(03) 9859-6277.
Fax 9859-9206.
Director: Marjorie Ho.
Mon-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 10.00 to 4.00.
Fine art and antiques.
Through Aug Artist Show Celebrating 41 Years – featuring Au Wei Cheng, Cai Heng, Norio Takamiya, Pauline Gagnon and Satish Gupta.

Satish Gupta, Landscape, colour on handmade paper, 15 x 150cm

Eastgate & Holst
Dealers in Fine Art
158 Burwood Road, Hawthorn 3122.
(03) 9818-1656.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 4.00.
A fine selection of traditional and contemporary art from leading Australian artists past and present.
Through Aug Works from the Studio by Richard Crichton – paintings and works on paper, from abstract expressionism to exquisitely drawn and lyrical pastorals. A not to be missed exhibition from this highly regarded, awarded and talented Melbourne artist.

Richard Crichton, Fleet, 1999, oil on board, 92 x 61cm

Eckersley’s Open Space Gallery
97 Franklin Street, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9663-6799.
Fax 9663-6721.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 5.00, Sun 12.00 to 4.00.

Eltham Library Community Gallery
Panther Place, Eltham 3095.
(03) 9433-3131.
Mon-Thurs 10.00 to 8.30, Fri-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Sun 1.00 to 5.00, closed public hols.
To Aug 11 Love Letters from Turkey by Fia Clendinnen.
Aug 14 to Sept 8 Kith – Landscapes of the Heart/h by Irene Pagram. Dyes extracted from the leaves of the local Red Box gum trees were used to make these works on silk and wool to explore Pagram’s remembered early landscapes of home, heart and hearth.


Fawn Gallery
66a Johnston Street, Collingwood 3066.
Wed-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.

Fehily Contemporary
3a Glasshouse Road, Collingwood 3066.
(03) 9017-0860.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.30 or by appt.
To Aug 9 Badlands by Sonia Payes and Nabil Sabio Azadi.
Aug 14 to Sept 6 (opening Sat Aug 16, 3-5pm) Crystal Palace: The great exhibition of the works of industry of all nuclear nations by Ken and Julia Yonetani.

Firestation Print Studio Gallery
2 Willis Street, Armadale 3143.
(03) 9509-1782.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
July 30 to Aug 16 (opening Sat Aug 2, 2-5pm) Carnival of Canines – International Print Exchange exhibition supporting Righteous Pups.

Flinders Lane Gallery
137 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9654-3332.
Director: Claire Harris.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.00.
Aug 5 to 23 Delicious by William Breen.

William Breen, Lowlands, 2014, oil on linen, 92 x 137cm

Aug 13 to 17 Melbourne Art Fair, Stand C108 – FLG will be showcasing a selection of our represented artists, accompanied by a series of artist talks during the Fair.
Aug 26 to Sept 13 Brown & Bone by Terri Brooks.

Terri Brooks, Beige Bands, 2014, oil and enamel on canvas, 151 x 151cm

Also, Traverse by Melinda Schawel.

Melinda Schawel, Adrift, 2014, ink and graphite on perforated paper, 56 x 76cm

Our extensive stockroom can also be viewed on our website.

45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9662-9966.
To Aug 2 HUG painting and print by David Frazer.
Also, photography by Michael Prideaux.
Aug 5 to 16 North South East West – Vivien Anderson Gallery presents contemporary Australian Indigenous art.
Aug 19 to 30 Melbourne InDesign Event Showroom: STAPLES – Pop up Furniture Showroom.

Frankston Arts Centre and Cube 37 Galleries
27-37 Davey Street, Frankston 3199.
(03) 9784-1896.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00.
Art After Dark each night dusk til dawn.
To Aug 10 Cube 37 Gallery: Martine Corompt.
From Aug 11 Alan Deery.
To Aug 16 Curved Wall: Baluk Arts.
From Aug 19 Mick Caddy.
The Atrium: Sara Catena.
White Street Light Boxes: Brian Randall.


The Gallery at Bayside Arts & Cultural Centre
Brighton Town Hall,
cnr Carpenter and Wilson streets, Brighton 3186.
(03) 9592-0291.
Free entry.
Wed-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 1.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 31 Midwinter Masters: Liminal_Narratives, curated by Frances Lindsay AM.
Aug 9 to Sept 28 Polyester & Pantyhose: Silhouettes of the Sixties.

Gallery Funaki
4 Crossley Street, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9662-9446.
Director: Katie Scott.
Tues-Thurs 10.00 to 5.00, Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.00.
Aug 12 to Sept 13 Mari Funaki Award for Contemporary Jewellery.

Gallery Gabrielle Pizzi
51 Victoria Street, Fitzroy 3065.
(03) 9416-4170.
Director: Samantha Pizzi (member of ACGA).
Wed-Fri 10.30 to 5.30, Sat 12.00 to 6.00.
July 30 to Aug 23 Mimili Maku – Nganampa Wangka (our Voice) – a group exhibition of paintings in association with Mimili Maku Arts.

Tuppy Goodwin, Antara, 2014, 182-14, 198 x 198cm

The Gallery
St Kilda Town Hall

99a Carlisle Street, St Kilda 3182.
(03) 9209-6777.
Free entry.
Mon-Fri 8.30 to 5.00.
Aug 2 to Sept 3 At Home by Michael Kluge – a series of portraits depicting local St Kilda people in their usual surroundings. Also, Ponder the Hoodie by Maria Simonelli – explores how a simple garment has come to colour people’s perceptions about an individual or group.

Michael Kluge, Pat, 2012, archival digital type C print

170-174 Abbotsford Street, North Melbourne 3051.
(03) 9329-1860, 0425-809-328.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 16 Space Pop 2000 by Adam Norton. Introducing Chris Beaumont.
Aug 13 to 17 Melbourne Art Fair, Stand C107 – Kirstin Berg and Lucas Grogan.
Aug 21 to Sept 20 (opening Sat Aug 23, 4-6pm) Expedition by Catherine Nelson, and Drawings by Andrew Seward.

Gallerysmith Project Space
First Floor, 170-174 Abbotsford Street,
North Melbourne 3051.
(03) 9329-1860.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Aug 7 to 16 (opening Fri Aug 8, 6-9pm) UNVEILED: Gallery Launch, curated by Emma Benichou.
Aug 21 to 30 (opening Sat Aug 23, 4-6pm) More Last Paintings by PJ Hickman.

Gee Lee-Wik Doleen Gallery
at Hume Global Learning Centre Craigieburn
75-95 Central Park Avenue,
Craigieburn 3064.
(03) 9356-6117.
(refer to website).
To Aug 31 Gee Lee-Wik Doleen, The Ancestors Pride – gallery naming exhibition.
The Hume Community is invited to personally interpret what this name means by writing and drawing directly on to the gallery walls.

Jacquie Blight, Sketch for Silent Sentinal, 2014

George Paton Gallery
Second floor, Union House, University of Melbourne 3010.
(03) 8344-5418.
Mon-Fri 11.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 8 Entrance Gallery: Rubber Tyre by Julian Hocking.
Main Gallery: The After State by Rushdie Anwar and Elmedin Zunic. Closing night: Thurs Aug 7, 5-7pm.
Aug 12 to 22 Entrance Gallery: Let me by Caitlin Cummane.
Main Gallery: Do you feel special? by Alice O’Connor. Closing night: Thurs Aug 21, 5-7pm.
Aug 26 to Sept 5 George Paton Gallery: ‘Artist’s Books’ (reprised), coordinated by Sandie Bridie, Craig Burgess and Alice Mathieu.

Gertrude Contemporary
200 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy 3065.
(03) 9419-3406.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 5.30, Sat 11.00 to 4.30.
July 26 to Aug 23 Octopus 14: Nothing Beside Remains, curated by Tara McDowell.
Also, There are these moments by Bridie Lunney.
Aug 13 to 17 Gertrude Contemporary at Melbourne Art Fair – Gertrude Contemporary Presents Bridie Lunney.

Glen Eira City Council Gallery
Cnr Glen Eira and Hawthorn roads, Caulfield 3162.
(03) 9524-3402.
Free admission.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 1.00 to 5.00, closed public hols.
To Aug 3 Twenty Melbourne Painters Society Inc.
Aug 7 to 24 Christopher Kerley: Suburban Narratives.
Also, B’nai B’rith Shalom Menorah Unit 19th Annual Jewish Youth Art Competition.

Gould Galleries
270 Toorak Road, South Yarra 3141.
(03) 9827-8482.
Director: Rob Gould.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.30, Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Aug 2 to 30 (opening Sat Aug 2, 2-5pm) From the Street by Peter O’Doherty – Peter O’Doherty’s first Melbourne exhibition in almost a decade.

Peter O’Doherty, Geelong Fibro, 2014, acrylic on canvas, 92 x 107cm


Hatch Contemporary Arts Space
14 Ivanhoe Parade, Ivanhoe 3079.
(03) 9457-9851.
Free entry.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 2 Seventh Skin.

Hawthorn Studio & Gallery
635 Burwood Road, Hawthorn East 3123.
(03) 9882-5553.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 6 Collective Mix recent paintings by Kim Kennedy.
Aug 9 to 30 (opening Sat Aug 9, 4-6pm) Gallery 1: Tra i Miei Occhi photographs of Italy by Doug Porter.
Gallery 2: Interior Garden oil paintings by Wendy Steer.

Heide Museum of Modern Art
7 Templestowe Road, Bulleen 3105.
(03) 9850-1500.
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
To Sept 7 We Are the Dead Men: Albert Tucker’s War.
To Oct 12 Michael GF Prior: Elastic Organum.
To Oct 19 Being Human: The Graphic Work of George Baldessin.
To Nov 9 From the Home of Mirka Mora.
July 26 to Nov 16 Gunter Christmann: Now and Then.

Gunter Christmann, Transmura, 1989, synthetic polymer paint on canvas, 76 x 61cm
Collection of Paddy Calvert-Jones © The Estate of Gunter Christmann and Niagara Galleries, Melbourne

Helen Gory Galerie
108-110 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy 3065.
(03) 9417-7172.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00, or by appt.
Aug 13 to 17 This Is No Fantasy presents Abdul-Rahman Abdullah and Valerie Sparks at Melbourne Art Fair.
Aug 9 to 23 Aug This Is No Fantasy – group show.

Heritage Hill
66 McCrae Street, Dandenong 3175.
(03) 9793-4511.
Free entry.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sun 12.00 to 4.00.
July 31 to Aug 31 The Night Sky: and other works – Textile Showcase for Cultural Threads by Eddy Carroll and Creative Connections Through Craft, Wellsprings for Women, Adrienne Kneebone and the City of Greater Dandenong Community.

Hunt Club Community Arts Centre
775 Ballarat Road, Deer Park 3023.
(03) 9249-4600.
Fax 9360-4570.
Free entry.
Mon-Thurs 9.00 to 5.30, Fri 9.00 to 4.30, Sat 9.00 to 12.00.
Extended hours with course programming, closed public hols.
To Aug 16 Foyer and Main Galleries: Abandoned Selves by Debbie Harman.
Aug 22 to Sept 20 Foyer Gallery: Aisuru – to love by Midori Takahashi.
Main Gallery: Uruguay – River of the Colourful Birds – Uruguay Artists Association of Victoria.


The Ian Potter Museum of Art
The University of Melbourne,
Swanston Street (between Elgin and Faraday streets), Parkville 3010.
(03) 8344-5148.
Fax 9349-3518.
Director: Kelly Gellatly.
Free entry.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
To Sept 21 The less there is to see the more important it is to look.
To Oct 12 Secret Lives, Forgotten Stories: Highlights from Heritage Victoria’s Archaeological Collection.
To Oct 26 Basil Sellers Art Prize 4 –Tony Albert, Narelle Autio, Zoe Croggon, Gabrielle de Vietri, Ivan Durrant, Shaun Gladwell, Richard Lewer, William Mackinnon, Rob McHaffie, Noel McKenna, Rob McLeish, Fiona McMonagle, Raquel Ormella, Khaled Sabsabi, Jenny Watson and Gerry Wedd .
To Nov 17 North South East West: Visions of mid-19th century Victoria from the University of Melbourne Art Collection.

The Incinerator Gallery
180 Holmes Road, Moonee Ponds 3039.
(03) 8325-1750.
Free entry.
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 4.00.
Aug 6 to Sept 28 Transported – Hartmut Veit, Aaron Martin, Bradley Lay and John Woods.

Bradley Lay, Only the mad red sky for ‘Transported’

Also, The Perpetual Light Machine by Autonomous Black – a music and visual artwork. Also, The nature of things, is that even the strong will want to fall by Sam Mitchell-Fin, and Winter by Zdenka Pavic.

Autonomous Black

Islamic Museum of Australia
15A Anderson Road, Thornbury 3071.
Mon-Thurs 10.00 to 4.00, Fri 10.00 to 9.00.
Visiting the Islamic Museum of Australia: Five permanent galleries – Islamic Faith, Islamic Contributions to Civilisation, Islamic Art, Islamic Architecture, Australian Muslim History and current visiting exhibition Borderlands. School and education tours and art workshops are available. Enjoy a scrumptious meal, coffee or light snack at the museum café, Modern Middle Eastern, by Masterchef finalist Samira El Khafir.
For more information or to book a tour please call or visit our website.
To Aug 30 Islamic Museum of Australia presents Borderlands by Phillip George – a suite of 21 surfboards from Phillip George’s ‘Inshalla’ series will be shown for the first time in Melbourne at the IMA. The unique, handcrafted boards feature exquisite Islamic pattern and design fusing the east and west, by bringing together the iconic symbols of Australia and Islam.


James Makin Gallery
67 Cambridge Street, Collingwood 3066.
(03) 9416-3966.
Fax 9416-4066.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00, Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 3 Either Side, curated by Michael Brennan.
Aug 14 to 17 Melbourne Art Fair.
Aug 20 to Sept 14 Godwin Bradbeer, and Troy Ruffels.

John Buckley Gallery
114 Bendigo Street, Prahran 3181.
Wed-Sat 12.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 16 Small Sculpture Exhibition – Geoffrey Bartlett, Bruce Armstrong, Peter D Cole, Murray Walker, Bob Jenyns, Glenn Walls, Nicholas Jones and more. Aug 30 to Sept 13 Double Entendre new sculpture and video works by Wade Marynowsky.

Joshua McClelland Print Room
Rathdowne Galleries
310 Rathdowne Street, North Carlton 3054.
(03) 9347 6118.
Directors: Joan McClelland and Patricia Williams.
Rathdowne Directors: Philippa and Bill Kelly.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
To Aug 9 Australian Prints relating to the Early French Voyages together with General Australiana.
Aug 16 to Sept 13 Flowers and Markets by Anne Marie Graham.


Karen Woodbury Gallery
1/167 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9639-5855.
Tues-sat 11.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 9 Moonlight and Wax by Magda Matwiejew.
Aug 13 to Sept 6 Hossein and Angela Valamanesh.

Kingston Arts Centre Gallery (KACG)
979 Nepean Hwy (cnr South Road),
Moorabbin 3189.
(03) 9556-4440.
Free entry.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.30, Sat 12.00 to 5.00.

Kinross Arts Centre
603 Toorak Road (opp Irving Road), Tram route 8, stop 39, Toorak 3142.
(03) 9829-0340.

Manager: Lyndel Wischer. Free entry.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 3.30.
Aug 4 to 31 Stonnington in Glass contemporary architectural glass, curated by Donna Cooper.

Koorie Heritage Trust
295 King Street, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 8622-2600.
CEO Tom Mosby.
To Aug 15 Pakana Maleeyté by Joel Birnie, curated by Yhonnie Scarce.
To Sept 26 Threaded Journey by Lisa Waup (Gunditjmara/Torres Strait Island) and Naup Waup (Papua New Guinea).

Kosnar’s Picture Framing
488 Mount Alexander Road, Ascot Vale 3020.
(03) 9370-5744.
We offer a large range of frame styles for the artist and collector.
Expert advice in framing design for all types of artwork.


Langford 120
120 Langford Street, North Melbourne 3051.
(03) 9328-8658.
Directors: Irene Barberis and Wilma Tabacco.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Aug 9 to Sept 6 (opening Sat Aug 9, 2-4pm) Big Garden by Jan Davis, and Believing is Seeing by Mark Spencer.
Also, Blue on Blue – Liliana Barbieri, Elisabeth Bodey, Lynne Boyd, Dawn Csutoros, Phil Edwards, William Ferguson, Anne Mestitz and Winsome Spiller, curated by Wilma Tabacco.

Left: Jan Davis, Gardenesque I, 2014, digital print on adhesive paper, 240 x 180cm
Right: Jan Davis, Gardenesque II, 2014, digital print on adhesive paper, 240 cm x 180cm

Lauraine Diggins Fine Art
5 Malakoff Street, North Caulfield 3161.
(03) 9509-9855.
Fax 9509-4549.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 1.00 to 5.00.
From Aug 9 The Big Picture Show featuring large-scale artworks by Charles Blackman, Peter Churcher, Robert Clinch, Noel Counihan, James Gleeson, David Keeling, Emily Kngwarray, Elizabeth Kunoth Kngwarray, Makinti Napanangka, John Olsen and others.

David Keeling, Through This Gate, 1995, oil on linen, 181 x 181.5cm

Libby Edwards Galleries
Established since 1987
1046 High Street, Armadale 3143.
(03) 9509-8292.
Winter Hours: Tues-Fri 11.00 to 4.00, Sat 12.00 to 4.00, Sun by appt, closed Mon.
Aug 16 to 31 Recent Landscapes (Portsea & Mt Buller) by Sally Joubert.

Sally Joubert, Portsea Back Beach, oil on canvas, 112 x 112cm

Linden Centre For Contemporary Arts
26 Acland Street, St Kilda 3182.
(03) 9534-0099.
Fax 9525-4607.
Director: Melinda Martin.
Tues-Sun 11.00 to 4.00, Wed 11.00 to 8.00.
Aug 9 to Sept 7 Outlaws – Dale Harding, The Treaters, James Tylor and Jason Wing, curated by Yhonnie Scarce.
Postcard Show 2014
entries are now open. Visit to enter online.

Louey & Lane Gallery
1136 Glenhuntly Road, Glen Huntly 3163.
(03) 9571-0005.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00 (Wed to 7.00).
Aug 20 to Sept 9 Labyrinthine by Sorcha Mackenzie.
Also, selected works by Kirsty Jackson and John Olsen.

LUMA | La Trobe University Museum of Art
La Trobe University,
Melbourne Campus (access via Carpark 7),
Bundoora 3086.
(03) 9479-2111.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00.
To Sept 5 Mortem in Imagine by Natalie Ryan.

Lumen Gallery
436 Clarendon Street, South Melbourne 3205.
(03) 9699-1866, 0412-835-083 Martin.
Through Aug John Taylor painting, and Mike Gillespie bronze.


m1ng Gallery
111 Fergie Street, Fitzroy North 3068.
(03) 9482-5714 (Thurs-Sat).
Thurs-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Showcasing the ongoing work of Ming Shum and other artists.

Manningham Art Gallery
Manningham City Square ((MC²)),
687 Doncaster Road, Doncaster 3108.
(03) 9840-9367.
Free entry.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Aug 13 to Sept 27 Creative Power: The Art of George Baldessin – presents a selection of prints and drawings by one of Australia’s most influential printmakers of the 1960s and 1970s. Curated by the artist’s widow, Tess Edwards Baldessin, the exhibition reveals the development of a number of key themes across his body of work as well as his very individual style. A Maitland Regional Art Gallery touring exhibition.

George Baldessin, Dreams of a kitchen maid, 1966, etching & aquatint, 29.8 x 50.1cm
Image courtesy Australian Galleries

Margaret Lawrence Gallery
40 Dodds Street, Southbank 3006.
(03) 9035-9400.
Tues-Sat 12.00 to 5.00.

Maroondah Art Gallery
32 Greenwood Avenue, Ringwood 3134.
(03) 9298-4542.
Fax 9298-4535.
Curator: Lisa Byrne.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 12.00 to 4.00. July 31 to Sept 6 (opening Thurs July 31, 6pm). All welcome.
Gallery One: Resonance by Craig Gough.
Gallery Two: Our pretty still lives by Giuseppe Romeo.

MAS Gallery & Studio
1297-1299 High Street, Malvern 3144.
(03) 9822-7813.

McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery
390 McClelland Drive, Langwarrin 3910.
(03) 9789-1671.
Director: Robert Lindsay.
Entry by donation.
Gallery, shop and café hours Tues-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
Aug 16 to Nov 2 We don’t need a map: A Martu experience of the Western Desert – a Fremantle Arts Centre travelling exhibition.

Media House Gallery, The Age
655 Collins Street (opp. Southern Cross Station),
Melbourne 3000.
Mon-Fri 7am to 7pm.
Aug 4 to Sept 26 STITCHING STORIES: Contemporary Art & Traditional Quilts – diverse techniques, each with its own story to tell – Linda Bear, Dijanne Cevaal, Lesley Goddard, Felicity Griffin Clark, Susan Mathews, Sarah Louise Ricketts, Robina Summers, Anne Sushames, Olga Walters, Toni Warrell and Fiona Wright.

Melbourne Art Fair 2014
Aug 13 to 17
Royal Exhibition Building,
Nicholson Street, Carlton 3053.
Presenting 70 leading Australian and International galleries who will represent over 300 artists working across a range of media including painting, sculpture, photography, video and installation.
For tickets and further information visit

Metro Gallery
1214 High Street, Armadale 3143.
(03) 9500-8511.
Fax 9500-8599.
Gallery Manager: Jacinta Cavalot.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.30, Sat-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
Metro Gallery is a contemporary art gallery committed to exhibiting collectable Indigenous art, contemporary Australian art and work from promising emerging artists.
To Aug 10 (opening Thurs July 25, 6.30-9.30pm) Myself and Other Animals by John Olsen.

Monash Gallery of Art (MGA)
860 Ferntree Gully Road, Wheelers Hill 3150.
(03) 8544-0500.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
Gallery, gift shop, licensed café and sculpture park.
To Aug 31 The road: photographers on the move 1970–85.
Also, Rod McNicol: memento mori.

Monash University MADA Gallery
Monash Art Design & Architecture,
Monash University,
900 Dandenong Road, Caulfield East 3145.
(03) 9903-2882.
Free entry.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00, closed public hols.
July 28 to Aug 19 Trans-form – highlights the transformative practice of artists, designers and architects who are research practitioners at MADA (Monash Art Design & Architecture). The exhibition addresses two key challenges facing society – ‘building a sustainable urban future’ and ‘shaping visual and spatial culture’. The exhibition features prototypes for Callum Morton’s new Monument Park public art space in Docklands and Mark Armstrong’s design work on the Bionic Eye.

Monash University Museum of Art | MUMA
Ground Floor, Building F,
Monash University Caulfield Campus,
900 Dandenong Road, Caulfield East 3145.
(03) 9905-4217.
Director: Charlotte Day.
Free admission.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00.
To Sept 20 Fiona Connor: WallworksWallworks is the first major solo exhibition in Australia by Los Angeles-based artist Fiona Connor. Quoting existing architectural languages in her installations and sculptures, Connor considers how context and display can condition our perception of an object or artwork. Wallworks sees Connor work with the Monash University Collection to playfully upend the conventions of museum display. Recreating the location and installation of a number of artworks that hang in offices, lecture theatres and public spaces across the university’s campuses, Wallworks provides an intimate look at the life of artwork after entering an institutional collection.

Moonee Art Space (MAS)
Level 1, 3-7 Puckle Street, Moonee Ponds 3039.
Director: Fatima Vafaeinejad.
Wed-Fri 1.00 to 7.00, Sat 1.00 too 5.00.
Aug 7 to Sept 6 MooneeFest Residency – Sofi Basseghi, Justine Henry, Robert Lee Davis, Nicola McClelland and Fatemeh Vafaeinejad. MooneeFest Residency invites the community to dialogue directly with contemporary artists from diverse creative disciplines as they speculate, experiment, practice and exhibit their work.

Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery (MPRG)
Civic Reserve,
Dunns Road, Mornington 3931.
(03) 5975-4395.
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
Aug 1 to Sept 21 Stars in the River: the Prints of Jessie Traill – National Gallery of Australia exhibition.
Also, Across the Water by Marco Luccio. Also, Lynley Dodd: A Retrospective – a touring exhibition from Tauranga Art Gallery, New Zealand.

Mossgreen Gallery
926-930 High Street, Armadale 3143.
(03) 9508-8888.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.30, Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 9 Mostyn Bramley-Moore – Wind, No Wind. This exhibition consists of a selection of new release paintings which explore the world between the abstract and the recognisable. Wind, no Wind investigates landscape, identity and narration. Mostyn Bramley-Moore’s artwork is included in many major collections, including the Australian National Gallery, the National Gallery of Victoria and the Queensland Art Gallery.
Aug 13 to 17 Melbourne Art Fair, Stand A112 – Horizon: A contemporary perspective on the Australian landscape and environment – featuring a selection of some of Australia’s most admired painters, Horizon aims to explore how artists continue to engage with the Australian landscape. Each interpretation of this unique environment is an independent vision, materialised in a series of paintings, sculpture and assemblages that reach from minimalism to conceptual art through to the rediscovery of painting and drawing.

Murray White Room
Sargood Lane (off 8 Exhibition Street),
Melbourne 3000.
(PO Box 18400, Collins St East, Vic 8003)
(03) 9663-3204.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 1.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 16 Alasdair McLuckie.
Aug 14 to 17 Spring 1883, The Windsor.
Aug 29 to Sept 27 Alex Pittendrigh.


National Gallery of Victoria
The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia
Federation Square,
cnr Russell and Flinders streets, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 8620-2222.
Free entry unless otherwise stated.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00, closed Mon.
To Aug 24 Sue Ford.
To Aug 31 Inge King: Constellation.
Also, David McDiarmid: When This You See Remember Me, and Fashion Detective.
To Oct 19 Mid-Century Modern: Australian Furniture Design; admission fees apply.
To late 2014 Indigenous art.
Aug 22 to Oct 19 Wade Marynowsky: Nostalgia for Obsolete Futures.

National Gallery of Victoria
NGV International
180 St Kilda Road, Melbourne 3004.
(03) 8620-2222.
Free entry unless otherwise stated.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00, closed Tues.
To Aug 31 Melbourne Winter Masterpieces: Italian Masterpieces from Spain’s Royal Court, Mueso del Prado; admission fees apply (open daily). Also, Pastello – Draw Act, William Blake, and Paola Pivi: You started it…I finish it.
To Sept 28 Wang Gongxin: Video Artist.
Also, Art as Therapy.
To Oct 19 Late Modern and Contemporary Art.
To Nov 4 Bushido: Way of the Samurai.
To Dec 31 Art of the Table.
Ongoing The Ancient World.

Niagara Galleries
245 Punt Road, Richmond 3121.
(03) 9429-3666.
Fax 9428-3571.
Director: William Nuttall (member of ACGA).
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 23 Melbourne 1970 by Fred Williams.
Also showing in our stockroom: Rick Amor, Angela Brennan, Terry Batt, Stephen Benwell, Tony Bevan (UK), Paul Boston, Robert Bridgewater, Gunter Christmann, Julia Ciccarone, Brenda L Croft, Fiona Foley, Malaluba Gumana, Michelle Grabner (US), Rubaba Haider, Euan Heng, Dianne Jones, Jennifer Joseph, David Keeling, Yvonne Kendall, Richard Larter, Kevin Lincoln, Song Ling, Euan Macleod, Noel Mckenna, Helen Maudsley, Samuel Namunjdja, Lena Nyadbi, Martin Parr (UK), Angelina Pwerle, Andreas Ruth (Ch), Jan Senbergs, Neil Taylor, Savanhdary Vongpoothorn, Garawan Wanambi, Wukun Wanambi, Wolpa Wanambi, Bradd Westmoreland, Ken Whisson, Helen Wright and Liu Zhuoquan.


Outré Gallery
249 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9642-5455.
Mon-Sun. Showing Shag, Mark Ryden, Audrey Kawasaki, Jed Henry, kozyndan and other pop, street and alternative art.
Outré Gallery also in Sydney and Perth.


Panoply Gallery
1418 Malvern Road, Glen Iris 3141.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00 or by appt.
An interesting and impressive array of affordable art.
Paintings, sculpture, ceramics, glass and fine jewellery.

Paradise Hills
1-9 Doonside Street, Richmond 3121.
Wed-Fri 3.00 to 7.00, Sat 12.00 to 6.00, or by appt.
Aug 9 to 23 (opening Fri Aug 8, 6-10pm) a paracosm – drawings/photomedia and painting by Ian Paradine.

PG Printmaker Gallery
227 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy 3065.
(03) 9417-7087.
Find us on Facebook.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
Limited-edition prints by Australian, NZ, UK, European, Japanese and American printmakers. Large selection of works from indigenous Australians. Sat Aug 16, 12pm meet the artist and printmaking demonstrations – Kate Hudson, Georgina Ross and Suzanne Hutton.
Part of the ‘Art this Way’ weekend.

Photonet Gallery
15a Railway Place
(upstairs above Bean Counter Cafe), Fairfield 3078.
(03) 9018-3081.
Contact: Susanne Silver.
Wed-Sat 10.00 to 4.00, Sun 12.00 to 4.00.
Aug 10 to 23 (Awards and opening: Sun Aug 10, 4-6pm) Photonet Student Documentary Photography Prize.
People’s Choice Award at closing drinks: Sat Aug 23, 3-4pm.

Port Jackson Press Australia
New location
84 Smith Street, Collingwood 3066.
(03) 9417-0912.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.30, Sat 11.00 to 5.00, Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
Publishers and dealers in limited-edition fine-art prints. Established 1975.
Aug 1 to 27 The Collected and Collectable by Marco Luccio – a survey of significant works from major National and International, Public and Private collections. Exclusive artist talk: Aug 23, 2pm.
Aug 19 to 30 Sheridan Jones in the LWOO The Aviarist.

Left: Marco Luccio, The Pinnacles, 2013, edition of 25, drypoint 76.5 x 112cm
Right: Marco Luccio, Workerglyphic, 2009, edition of 25, drypoint on Velin Arches, 120 x 78cm


Quadrant Gallery
72 Barkers Road, Hawthorn 3122.
(03) 9079-0943.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00.
Aug 7 to 30 SPACE, TIME. ASPECTIVISM® paintings by Phil Henshall exploring his manipulation of time, place and perspective of landscape.

Phil Henshall, Nobbies Rockpool, oil on canvas, 12.3 x 12.3cm


red gallery
contemporary art space
157 St Georges Road, North Fitzroy 3068.
(03) 9482-3550.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 9 Gallery 1: Anthony Williams.
Gallery 2: Emma Morgan.
Gallery 3: Donna Lawrence.
Aug 13 to 30 Gallery 1: Peter Quarry.
Gallery 2: Gita Chetty.

RMIT First Site Gallery
Building 16 Basement,
344 Swanston Street, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9925-3878.
Fax 9925-2190.
Free entry.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 5.00.

RMIT Gallery
RMIT, 344 Swanston Street, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9925-1717.
Director: Suzanne Davies.
Free admission. Lift access.
Mon-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00, closed Sun and public hols.
Like RMIT Gallery on Facebook.
Follow @RMITGallery on Twitter.
Aug 1 to 30 Ulm School of Design. Discover the influential German Ulm School of Design, responsible for Lufthansa corporate branding and other iconic mid twentieth century designs. The RMIT Gallery exhibition will showcase the Ulm School’s graphic work, photographs, architectural models, porcelain, tableware, lamps, furniture as well as videos on the Ulm School. Curated by the Hochschule für Gestaltung Archive, a department of the Ulm Museum, an exhibition by the Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen e. V. (ifa), Stuttgart, Germany, Public Programs: Fri Aug 1, 12.30-1.30pm: Dr. Martin Mäntele, director of the HfG-Archive: The Story of the Ulm School of Design 1953-1968.
Tues Aug 12, 12.30-1.30pm Malte Wagenfeld, RMIT, Industrial Designer: The social focus, thinking and impact of the Ulm School and German design in the 60s to early 80s.

Hans Gugelot and Dieter Rams, Braun SK4, 1958, radio and record player
Museu de les Arts Decoratives de Barcelona-DHUB

RMIT Project Space / Spare Room
RMIT Building 94.2,
23-27 Cardigan Street, Carlton 3053.
(03) 9925-4971.
Curator: Stephen Gallagher.
Free entry, wheelchair access.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 14 Spatial DialoguesLarissa Hjorth & Playbour Inc, Simon Perry, Dominic Redfern and Philip Samartzis, curated by Kristen Sharp. Floor talk: Thurs July 31, 12.30pm.
RMIT Open Day: Sun Aug 10, 10-4pm.
Aug 22 to Sept 18 (opening Thurs Aug 21, 5-7pm) Project Space: Ines Hochgerner (AUT).
Spare Room: Streetworks by Peter Burke.
Floor talk: Thurs Aug 21, 4pm.

RMIT School of Art Gallery
RMIT Building 2, Lvl 2, Bowen Street, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9925-4971.
Curator: Stephen Gallagher. Free entry, wheelchair access from rear of building.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00.
Aug 7 to 15 (opening Wed Aug 6, 5-7pm) Créme – an exhibition of works by students from across the School of Art, curated by Peter Westwood. RMIT Open Day Sun Aug 10, 10-4pm.

RMIT University
Print Auction – Aug 15, 6pm
67 Franklin Street, Melbourne 3000.

Rubicon ARI
Level 1, 309 Queensberry Street,
North Melbourne 3051.
Wed-Sat 12.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 9 Tristan Davies, Travis Heinrich, Rachel Schenberg and Todd Johnson.


Sarah Scout
Suite 15, 12 Collins Street, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9654-4429.
Directors: Kate Barber and Vikki McInnes.
Thurs-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00 or by appt.

Scoogle Frames
The Guilfoyle, 131 Wells Street,
Southbank 3006.
(03) 9077-9883.
New Scoogle, now with eye testing.
Call for a fitting or an eye exam.
Visit website for details.

Scott Livesey Galleries
909a High Street, Armadale 3143.
(03) 9824-7770.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 5.30, Sat 11.00 to 4.00.
To Aug 9 The Fourth Floor by Marnie Haddad.
Aug 13 to 17 Melbourne Art Fair, Stand B112. Exhibiting Bern Emmerichs, Matt R. Martin and Paul White . Aug 23 to Sept 26 (opening Sat Aug 23, 1-3pm) 2014 a catalogue exhibition of represented artists.

Screen Space
30 Guildford Lane, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9012-5351.
Thurs-Sat 12.00 to 6.00. Aug 9 to Sept 7 (opening Sat Aug 9, 4-6pm) Downstairs Gallery: Swell (2000) by Patricia Piccinini.
Upstairs Gallery: Group show – Magda Cebokli, Peter Daverington, Warren Hine and Zac Koukoravas, curated by Simone Hine.

69 Smith Street
Artist-Run Space
69 Smith Street, Fitzroy 3065.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00, Sun 12.00 to 5.00.

Sophie Gannon Gallery
2 Albert Street, Richmond 3121.
(03) 9421-0857.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00 or by appt.
Aug 6 to 30 Still Life – Cressida Campbell, Claudia Damichi, Emily Ferretti, Gwyn Hanssen Pigott, Nicholas Harding, Margaret Olley and Adam Pyett.

Stephen McLaughlan Gallery
Level 8, Room 16,
37 Swanston Street (cnr Flinders Lane),
Melbourne 3000.
Director: Stephen McLaughlan.
Wed-Fri 1.00 to 5.00, Sat 11.00 to 5.00 or by appt.
July 30 to Aug 16 Mark Rose.
Aug 20 to Sept 6 Jason Haufe.

Steps Gallery
62 Lygon Street, Carlton South 3053.
(03) 9650-3577.
To Aug 13 Four Seasons – oils and watercolours by Angela Abbott, Maggie Chiara Cowling, Margaret Cowling and Jacqueline Fowler.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat-Sun 11.00 to 4.00. Margaret: 0438-298-743.

Fours Seasons Exhibition

Aug 22 to 31 Retrospective – selected works – Polish Art Foundation Collection. Daily 10.00 to 4.00. Edward: 0471-374-736.

Miroslaw Zahalka, Speak my language lll

Strange Neighbour
395 Gore Street, Fitzroy 3065.
(03) 9041-8727.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
Aug 8 to Sept 6 (opening Fri Aug 8, 6-9pm) The dreamer is still asleep – Benjamin Armstrong, Sean Bailey, Naomi Bishop, Ben Cauchi and Patrick Doherty, curated by Linsey Gosper.

Left: Benjamin Armstrong, Victory, 2011, ink and watercolour on paper, 142.5 x 138.5 x 6cm
Courtesy of artist and Tolarno Galleries, Melbourne
Right: Patrick Doherty, The booboisie bavardage, 2014, oil on canvas,183 x 319cm

Courtesy of the artist and Venn Gallery

The Substation
1 Market Street, Newport 3015.
(03) 9391-1110.
Wed to Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
Aug 15 to Oct 12 The Substation Contemporary Art Prize – A national non-acquisitive award established to recognise and encourage innovation in contemporary art practice. 2014 Judges: Max Delany, Senior Curator, Contemporary Art, National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) and Mark Feary, Curator, ARTSPACE, Sydney, curated by Jessica Bridgefoot.
To Sept 28 Transit Gallery Billboards SUB by Jacqui Shelton.

Sunshine Art Spaces Studio and Gallery
Artist studios, gallery and shop front
2 City Place and 11 Sun Crescent, Sunshine 3020.
(03) 9249-4600.
Opening hours vary, please call to enquire.


Tacit Contemporary Art
312 Johnston Street, Abbotsford 3067.
Director: Keith Lawrence.
Wed-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
Aug 13 to 24 Prue Crome: logic of solids – light and colour/space and object.
Also, Drew Echberg: Treelines, Helen Martin: Moments in Time, Louise Donovan: Small Thoughts, Sandra Malbourne: Oculesics, and Elizabeth Nelson: Intimate Grandeur.
Aug 27 to Sept 14 T J Bateson: Medicated.

TarraWarra Museum of Art
311 Healesville-Yarra Glen Road, Healesville 3777.
(03) 5957-3100.
Adults $7.50, Seniors $5.00, Concession (children, students and pensioners) free admission.
Tues-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
Visit website for public programs and events.
Aug 16 to Nov 16 TarraWarra Biennial 2014: Whisper in My Mask. The TarraWarra Biennial 2014: Whisper in My Mask, curated by Natalie King and Djon Mundine, is the fourth iteration of this signature event on the national exhibition calendar. This year the Biennial includes the work of: boat-people, Daniel Boyd, S¯ren Dahlgaard, Destiny Deacon & Virginia Fraser, Karla Dickens, Fiona Foley, Tony Garifalakis, Sandra Hill, Gabriella Mangano and Silvana Mangano, Romaine Moreton, Nasim Nasr, Polixeni Papapetrou, Elizabeth Pedler, Sangeeta Sandrasegar, The Telepathy Project (Veronica Kent and Sean Peoples) and The Tjanpi Desert Weavers Project with Fiona Hall. This project has been assisted through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body. The TarraWarra Biennial 2014 is supported by the Victorian Government through Arts Victoria; the Healesville Hotel, and developed in partnership with the Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development. The TarraWarra Biennial 2014 is a supporting partner of the Melbourne Art Fair 2014, held at the Royal Exhibition Building, Aug 13 to 17.

Techno Park Studios
15 Techno Park Drive, Williamstown 3016.
(03) 9397-6344.
Sat-Sun 1.00 to 5.00 or by appt.
Techno Park Studios is closed for August.
Re-opening Sept 13 with Tamsin Green.

Ten Cubed Collection
1489 Malvern Road, Glen Iris 3146.
(03) 9822-0833.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 4.00.
A private collection of contemporary art, open to the general public.
To Sept 6 premiering new work by David Rosetzky.

David Rosetzky, Incomplete, open 2013/4, 2 channel high definition video installation, colour, sound duration: 11 minutes 42 seconds

Tolarno Galleries
Level 4, 104 Exhibition Street, Melbourne 3000.
(03) 9654-6000.
Fax 9654-7000.
Director: Jan Minchin (member of ACGA).
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 1.00 to 5.00.
To Aug 23 Peter Hennessey.

Town Hall Gallery
Hawthorn Arts Centre,
360 Burwood Road, Hawthorn 3122.
(03) 9278-4626.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 11.00 to 4.00, closed Mon and public hols.
Aug 5 to Sept 6 Quest Hawthorn Community Project Wall: Proffering – featuring works by Town Hall Gallery Volunteers.
Aug 19 to Oct 12 Composing Common Worlds featuring Sam Leach, Juan Ford, Cameron Robbins, Stanislava Pinchuk (MISO), Laura Woodward and Hanna Tai .

Toyota Community Spirit Gallery
Toyota Australia,
155 Bertie Street, Port Melbourne 3207.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00.


Victoria Harbour Promenade
Cnr Merchant Street, Docklands 3008.
Daily. Aug 13 to Sept 8 Rising – The Victoria Harbour Young Artist Initiative. A public sculpture exhibition presented by Sculpture & Spatial Practice, School of Art, VCA, The University of Melbourne, and Lend Lease, with support from Parks Victoria.

Victorian Artists’ Society Galleries
430 Albert Street, East Melbourne 3002.
(03) 9662-1484.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat-Sun 1.00 to 4.00.

Vivien Anderson Gallery
470 Dandenong Road, Caulfield North 3161.
(03) 9509-0255.
Fax 9509-3138.
Wed-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.00 or by appt.
Specialising in exhibition and representation of Australian indigenous artists for 25 years.
Aug 5 to 16 North, South, East, West – New work by Maree Clarke, Vicki West, Ricardo Idagi, Phyllis Thomas, Peggy Patrick and James Tylor At Fortyfivedownstairs, 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000.


Walker Street Gallery and Arts Centre
Cnr Walker and Robinson streets, Dandenong 3175.
(03) 9706-8441.
Mon-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat 11.00 to 3.00.
Closed Sun and public hols.
July 31 to Aug 30 (opening Thurs July 31, 6.30pm with guest speakers, Paul Carter and Michele Elliot) Gallery One: Whitewash by Michele Elliot. Gallery Two: Site Lines. Both exhibitions form part of the ‘Cultural Threads’ program.
Illuminate Window Gallery (nightly from 6pm): Vanessa White. Sun Aug 10, 2pm, Hot & Cool Music in August –ì Ainslie Wills.
Now accepting exhibition applications for 2015.
See our website for more information.

West Space Inc
Level 1, 225 Bourke Street, Melbourne
Tues-Sat 12.00 to 6.00.

Whitehorse Artspace
Box Hill Town Hall,
1022 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill 3128.
(03) 9262-6250.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 12.00 to 4.00.
Aug 7 to Sept 6 Indigenous Art. Since the purchase of limited edition prints by Jimmy Pike in the 1980s, the Whitehorse Art Collection’s anthology of Indigenous art has steadily grown.

William Holt Gallery
1990 Tarra Valley Road, Tarra Valley 3971.
(03) 5186-1342.
See listing in VIC section.

William Mora Galleries
60 Tanner Street, Richmond 3121.
(03) 9429-1199.
Fax 9429-6833.
Director: William Mora.
Wed-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, or by appt.
To Aug 8 Angus Jones Works on Paper 2008–2013.

Women’s Art Register
Richmond Library,
415 Church Street, Richmond 3121.
Slides and information on 2000 women artists available for loan Australia-wide.


Yarra Sculpture Gallery
Contemporary Sculptors Association
117 Vere Street, Abbotsford 3067.
(03) 9419-6177.
Aug 6 to 17 (opening Fri Aug 8, 6-8pm) Winter Artists Residency Show – Cliff Burtt, Suzanne Kaldor, Anne-Marie Kuter, Sonia Donnelan and Maggie Brown. Visit website for details, including Artist Talks.
Aug 20 to Sept 7 (opening Sat Aug 23, 3-6pm) Within/Without The Glass House by Kerry Cannon from Ceramic Break Sculpture Park .

Yering Station Gallery
38 Melba Highway, Yarra Glen 3775.
(03) 9730-0102.
Contact: Savaad Felich.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 10.00 to 6.00.
To Aug 10 Yael Rayman: Italian & Swiss Adventure.