February 2017 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. Northern Territory art galleries and their February 2017 exhibition schedules are listed below, for listings of art galleries in other Australian states please use the links above.


Charles Darwin University Art Gallery
Ground Floor, Building Orange 12, Casuarina Campus, Darwin 0909.
(08) 8946-6621.
Wed-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00.
Visit our website for programs and events.
To Feb 24 Our feathered friends… the art of birds.

Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT)
19 Conacher Street, The Gardens 0820.
(08) 8999-8264.
Free entry.
Mon-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
To March 19 Country and Western: Landscape re-imagined.

Euan Macleod, Present, 2008, oil and synthetic polymer paint on canvas
Tweed Regional Gallery Collection

To June 4 Exit Art: Contemporary Youth Art of the Northern Territory.

Jan Danielle Domingo, Redemption, 2016, digital photograph

To Aug 13 Hot! Highlights from the MAGNT art collection.

John Brack, The Fight, 1959, oil on linen canvas, 115.4 x 81cm

Northern Centre for Contemporary Art (NCCA)
Vimy Lane, Parap 0820.
(08) 8981-5368.
Director: Maurice O’Riordan.
Wed-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00 or by appt.
The Northern Centre for Contemporary Art delivers leading local, national and international contemporary art to Darwin.
Feb 10 to March 26 The Curtain Breathed Deeply by Justene Williams curated and developed by Artspace touring nationally in partnership with Museums & Galleries of NSW. The generous bequest of the Catalyst: Katherine Hannay Visual Arts Commission has enabled Artspace to support Williams in the development of this major new work at a pivotal moment in her career. This project is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body.

Justene Williams, The Joy of Life After Matisse/Madonna/Marcel (video still), 2014
Courtesy the artist and Sarah Cottier Gallery, Sydney

Alice Springs

Araluen Arts Centre
61 Larapinta Drive, Alice Springs 0870.
(08) 8951-1120.
Open daily.
Aboriginal art from Central Australia, and contemporary art by local and Australian artists.
Until 5 March Into Blue by Suzi Lyon. Read more…

Suzi Lyon, Flotilla
, 2014, handcoloured photographic print, 125 x 90cm
Courtesy the artist and Araluen Arts Centre, Northern Territory

Artback NT
Arts Development and Touring
Red Hot Art Space, 67 Bath Street, Alice Springs 0870.
(08) 8953-5941.
www.artbacknt.com.au Artback
NT is the Northern Territory’s arts development and touring agency. The visual arts program works with individuals, groups and arts-based organisations to present and tour dynamic and exciting visual arts exhibitions nationally and within the Northern Territory with a focus on the development and promotion of Northern Territory artists.

Watch This Space ARI
4/9 George Crescent, Alice Springs 0871.
(08) 8952-1949.
Wed-Fri 12.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 2.00.
Showcasing local, interstate and international emerging and established artists.