March 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 a gallery and artist index, and profiles of current art exhibitions. Northern Territory art galleries and their March 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.
March 16 to July 15 The Sculptures of Atauro Island.

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

Jan Danielle Domingo, Redemption, 2016, digital photograph. Courtesy the artist and Museum & Art Gallery of the NT

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.
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. Read more…

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

Alice Springs

Artback NT
Arts Development and Touring
Cnr Bath Street and Stott Terrace, Alice Springs 0871.
(08) 8953-5941.
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.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, and Sat* 10.00 to 2.00 (*when exhibitions are on).
Showcasing local, interstate and international emerging and established artists.
Through March Mel Matveyeff is undergoing a residency, sporadically exhibiting works throughout the gallery.