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 February 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.
Feb 21 to March 31 Invasion by Michael Cook, and So far, yet so near by Kenji Uranishi.
Institute of Modern Art
420 Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley 4006.
Fax 3252-5072. firstname.lastname@example.org www.ima.org.au
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 6.00, first Thurs of every month until 9.00.
To March 10 Standard Length of a Miracle (The Bootleg) by Goldin+Senneby.
Also, please open hurry by Amalia Pica.
Jan Manton Art Contemporary Australian + International Art
1/93 Fortescue Street, Spring Hill 4000.
(07) 3831-3060, 0419-657-768. email@example.com 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.
Feb 21 to April 17 From One Side to the Other by Dylan Jones.
Lorna Fencer Napurrula, Yala (Bush Potato), acrylic on linen, 120 x 180cm
Petrie Terrace Gallery home of the RQAS
Unit 3, 162 Petrie Terrace, Brisbane 4000.
(07) 3367-1977. firstname.lastname@example.org www.rqas.com.au
Welcomes membership from professional and hobby artists, open and members exhibitions, workshops, private gallery hire, corporate and event hire.
Philip Bacon Galleries
2 Arthur Street, Fortitude Valley 4006.
(07) 3358-3555. email@example.com www.philipbacongalleries.com.au
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
Philip Bacon Galleries is the largest and most established dealing gallery in Brisbane.
We have a large selection of important 19th-century, 20th-century and contemporary paintings and sculptures in stock.
To Feb 10 Summer exhibition.
Feb 13 to March 10 Gordon Shepherdson.
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: To April 2 Noel McKenna: Landscape Mapped. Dec 2 to April 15Picasso: The Vollard Suite. To Aug 12 Problem-Wisdom: Thai Art in the 1990s. OngoingAustralian Collection Reimagined. GOMA:
To Feb 4 Gerhard Richter: The Life of Images. Ticketed.
To Feb 11 Yayoi Kusama: Life is the Heart of a Rainbow.
To July 29 Measures of Distance.
To Aug 5 Time and Tides: Art in the Torres.
To Sept 23 The Long Story. GOMA Children’s Art Centre:
To Feb 4 Yayoi Kusama: The Obliteration room.
To April 22 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.
Feb 17 to March 25 STEEL: art design architecture explores innovative and outstanding ways that steel is being used by artists, designers and architects in Australia in the 21st century.
Winner of the National Self-Portrait Prize 2017 – Jenny Orchard, Self Portrait as a Multispecies Activist, 2017, glazed ceramic with metal framework, 170 x 50 x 50cm. Courtesy the artist and Beaver Gallery, Canberra
To Feb 20 Ecstasy: Baroque and Beyond brings together older depictions of ecstasy with more recent works exploring how Baroque style continues to inform contemporary art. Read more…
Nigel Milsom, Judo House Part 6 (the white bird), 2014-2015, oil on linen. Collection of Art Gallery of New South Wales. Contemporary Collection Benefactors 2015, with the generous assistance of Alenka Tindale, Peter Braithwaite, Anon, Chrissie & Richard Banks, Susan Hipgrave & Edward Waring, Abbey & Andrew McKinnon. Reproduced courtesy the artist and Yuill|Crowley, Sydney
Gold Coast City Gallery
The Arts Centre Gold Coast, 135 Bundall Road, Surfers Paradise 4217.
(07) 5588 4000. email@example.com www.theartscentregc.com.au/gallery
Mon-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Sun 8.30 to 5.00, public hols 10.00 to 5.00.
To Feb 18 Coming into Fashion | A Century of Photography at Condé Nast. With unprecedented access to the vast Condé Nast archives, this exhibition highlights the sparkling intersection between photography and fashion. A selection of couture from The Darnell Collection, Australia’s largest private collection of fashion from the late 1700s to the 20th century will also be included in the exhibition. Ticketed. theartscentregc.com.au/gallery/coming-into-fashion
Noosa Regional Gallery
Ground floor, 9 Pelican Street (PO Box 141), Riverside, Tewantin 4565.
(07) 5329-6145. firstname.lastname@example.org www.noosaregionalgallery.com
Tue-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat-Sun 10.00 to 3.00 closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition changeovers.
Feb 9 to March 18 Taste of Art 2018 – Friends Noosa Regional Gallery presents its seventh group exhibition, presenting rich and diverse local talent from artists to hobbyist alike.
Gatakers Art Space
311 Kent Street, Maryborough 4650.
(07) 4190-5723. email@example.com www.ourfrasercoast.com.au/Gatakers-Artspace#
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat-Sun 10.00 to 4.00 (excluding some public hols).
Feb 2 to 27 (opening Fri Feb 2, 6pm) SACRED GROUND paintings by emerging contemporary artist Jassy Watson. This show explores connections to the earth through visionary images that bring to life both inner and outer worlds. Inspired by vivid dreamscapes and landscapes in a process she refers to as ‘Soulscape’; an explorative and experimental mixed media painting process, Jassy’s rich and vibrant images bear witness to a sacred relationship with nature that is vital for humanity to remember and restore; www.jassy.com.au
Jassy Watson, When Women Were Birds II. Courtesy the artist
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 Feb 5 Acquisition: Collection Connections.
To April 22 Noble Remains: Watercolours by Lionel Lindsay.
Also, Apollo’s Rubbish Tip: Lionel & Norman Lindsay at Work.
Civic Precinct, cnr Gordon and Macalister streets, Mackay 4740.
(07) 4961-9722. email@example.com www.artspacemackay.com.au
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 10.00 to 3.00.
To Feb 4 William T. Cooper: Brought to life.
To Feb 11 Emma Lindsay: Great Barrier Reef | Anthropocene Project.
Also, Davida Allen: Focus on the Collection, and Samuel Tupou: The Wall.
Feb 16 to May 13 Primavera at 25: MCA Collection.
Dogwood Crossing, Miles
81 Murilla Street, Miles 4415.
(07) 4628-5330. firstname.lastname@example.org www.dogwoodcrossing.com
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00, closed Sun.
Feb 3 to March 27 John Mullins Memorial Art Gallery: State of the Art 17 – an exhibition by Queensland Quilters Inc. Art Quilt Group. Curved Wall: Western Downs Quilters: Dogwood Crossing Community Exhibition.
Terri-Ann Dieben, Who’s a Pretty Boy (detail), textiles, 43 x 50cm. Courtesy the artist and Dogwood Crossing, Miles
Marion Campbell, Bright Side of Life, textiles, 73 x 73cm. Courtesy the artist and Dogwood Crossing, Miles