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. Queensland art galleries and their April 2018 exhibition schedules are listed below, for listings of art galleries in other Australian states please use the links above.
Andrew Baker Art Dealer
26 Brookes Street, Bowen Hills 4006.
(07) 3252-2292, 0412-990-356. email@example.com www.andrew-baker.com
Wed-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, or by appt.
Paintings, photographs, prints and sculptures by leading contemporary Australian, Melanesian and Polynesian artists including: Lincoln Austin, Leonard Brown, Michael Cook, Karla Dickens, Ruki Famé (PNG), Fiona Foley, Taloi Havini (Bougainville), Michael Leunig, Dennis Nona (Torres Strait), Ömie Artists (PNG), Michel Tuffery (New Zealand/Polynesia), Katarina Vesterberg and William Yang.
April 4 to May 5 Lucky Bastards and Fast Food by Karla Dickens.
Karla Dickens, Looking at you II, 2017, inkjet print, edition 3, 100 x 100cm; or edition 7, 60 x 60cm. Photograph: Mick Richards. Courtesy the artist and Andrew Baker Art Dealer
Karla Dickens, Unlucky bastard, 2017, mixed media, 150 x 60 x 25cm. Photograph: Mick Richards. Courtesy the artist and Andrew Baker Art Dealer
Ryan Presley, 100 Dollar Note, 2011, Gladys Tybingoompa Commemorative
Jan Manton Art Contemporary Australian + International Art
1/93 Fortescue Street, Spring Hill 4000.
(07) 3831-3060, 0419-657-768. firstname.lastname@example.org www.janmantonart.com
Director: Jan Manton.
Wed-Fri by appt, Sat 10.00 to 4.00 no appt required.
Jan Manton Art has a changing program of leading and emerging contemporary artists.
April 4 to 28 Liberté by Aaron Butt. Read more…
Aaron Butt, Study for Petit (Notre Dame), 2017, oil on canvas board, 40 x 30cm
Metro Arts Gallery
Level 2, 109 Edwards Street, Brisbane 4000.
(07) 3002-7100. www.metroarts.com.au
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 2.00 to 4.00.
April 4 to 21 Disobedient Daughters – Mihyun Kang, Gwan Tung, Dorothy Lau, Pixy Liao, Janelle Low, Andy Mullens, Ma Quisha, Sancintya Mohini Simpson, Sad Asian Girls and Zoe Wong. Curated by Sophia Cai. Read more…
Mitjili Napurrula, Watiya Juta, acrylic on linen, 90 x 120cm
Petrie Terrace Gallery home of the RQAS
Unit 3, 162 Petrie Terrace, Brisbane 4000.
(07) 3367-1977. email@example.com www.rqas.com.au
Welcomes membership from professional and hobby artists, open and members exhibitions, workshops, private gallery hire, corporate and event hire.
Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA)
Stanley Place, Cultural Precinct, South Bank Brisbane 4101.
Fax 3844-8865. www.qagoma.qld.gov.au
Free entry, unless otherwise stated.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00. QAG:
Ongoing, Australian Collection Reimagined.
To April 15 Picasso: The Vollard Suite.
To Aug 12 Problem-Wisdom: Thai Art in the 1990s. GOMA:
To July 29 Measures of Distance.
To Aug 5 Time and Tides: Art in the Torres.
Also, Patricia Piccinini: Curious Affection. Ticketed.
To Sept 23 The Long Story.
April 21 to July 29 Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art 2018. GOMA Children’s Art Centre:
To April 29 Me, Myselfie & I.
QUT Art Museum
2 George Street, QUT Gardens Point Campus (next to the City Botanic Gardens), Brisbane 4000.
(07) 3138-5370. firstname.lastname@example.org www.artmuseum.qut.edu.au
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 12.00 to 4.00.
Visit website for programs and events.
April 7 to 15 Ground Truth – an immersive, interactive video projection exploring the changing environment.
April 7 to June 3 Transboundaries – a QUT alumni triennial presenting powerful work by seven multi-disciplinary artists exploring environmental and social issues.
The University of Queensland Art Museum
James and Mary Emelia Mayne Centre (Building 11), University Drive, The University of Queensland, St Lucia 4067.
(07) 3365-3046. email@example.com www.artmuseum.uq.edu.au
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.
To Aug 5 in site: process, performance, documentation – juxtaposes Australian experimental art practice from the 1960s and 1970s with more recent artworks that explore related ideas.
To July 8 Robert Smithson: Time Crystals – presents sculpture, photography, film, drawings and texts borrowed from major Australian and international collections.
Gallery at HOTA Home is where the art is
Home of the Arts, 135 Bundall Road, Surfers Paradise 4217.
(07) 5588-4067. firstname.lastname@example.org www.hota.com.au/gallery
Mon-Sun 10.00 to 5.00, public hols 11.00 to 5.00.
To April 29 Across Country: Indigenous Work from the Collection. As international and Australian visitors descend on the Gold Coast for the 2018 Commonwealth Games, Gallery at HOTA is proud to share art and objects that celebrate the world’s oldest continuing culture. Gallery at HOTA has one of the largest collections of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art in regional Australia. Across Country is the first significant appraisal of the Gallery’s collection that seeks to identify themes, stories and connections between the many artists and works represented. Creating art as a medium of exchange and communication; human condition, kinship, history and the natural and spiritual environments will be explored through a selection of paintings, photography, prints, drawings and three-dimensional objects.
To April 29 Jarjums Life Museum – Gold Coast. Welcome to Jarjums Life Museum – a museum where you won’t see dinosaurs, butterflies, King’s crowns or Queen’s capes. It is a museum that has been made by children – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Jarjums. Jarjums Life Museum is a collection of original works documenting the lives of these Jarjums – their here and now and what life is like growing up today. Come and explore the experiences, ideas and dreams of these Gold Coast Jarjums. Developed by Inala Wangarra and delivered in conjunction with the Queensland Performing Arts Complex, Jarjums Life Museum – Gold Coast is a part of Festival 2018 – Gold Coast arts and cultural programs.
Noosa Regional Gallery
Ground floor, 9 Pelican Street (PO Box 141), Riverside, Tewantin 4565.
(07) 5329-6145. email@example.com www.noosaregionalgallery.com
Tue-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat-Sun 10.00 to 3.00 closed Mon, public holidays and during exhibition changeovers.
To May 6 Invisible Soldiers and Shrouded Machines by Julian Thompson.
Also, Stencil Art Prize – The World’s Largest Stencil Exhibition.
Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery
531 Ruthven Street, Toowoomba 4350.
Fax 4688-6895. firstname.lastname@example.org www.tr.qld.gov.au/trag
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 4.00, Sun 1.00 to 4.00, closed Mon and public hols.
To April 22 Noble Remains: Watercolours by Lionel Lindsay.
Also, Apollo’s Rubbish Tip: Lionel & Norman Lindsay at Work.
To May 6 The Footsteps of my Forebears – Horizons in Disruptive Pattern Camouflage by Julian Thompson.
Julian Thompson, Powhiri: a Meeting of the ANZACs in Taji, Iraq (detail), 2017, oil on linen, 112 x 210cm. Reproduced by kind permission
April 28 to July 22 Notasia: Reorienting the Lindsay Collection.
Also, great and powerful friends: Lionel Lindsay’s Art in Britain and America.
Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1864), Abe no Yasunari chōbuka yōkai no zu, n.d., coloured woodcut triptych, 36.3 x 75.2cm. Lionel Lindsay Gallery and Library Collection 377