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 March 2017 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. firstname.lastname@example.org 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: Awis Artis (Vanuatu), Lincoln Austin, Leonard Brown, Michael Cook, Karla Dickens, Ruki Famé (PNG), Fiona Foley, Michael Leunig, Dennis Nona (Torres Strait), ÖMIE Artists (PNG), Arthur Koo’ekka Pambegan Jr (Aurukun), Michel Tuffery (New Zealand/Polynesia), Katarina Vesterberg and William Yang.
To March 25 (opening Fri March 3, 6-8pm) Museum: Fragments of Former Worlds (works on paper 1983- 2016) by Ian Friend.
29 Merthyr Road, New Farm 4005.
0418-740-467. email@example.com www.graydongallery.com.au
Contemporary hire gallery, 2-week period, artist run.
Suitable for paintings, sculptures, jewellery, photography, ceramics, bespoke furniture exhibitions.
Bookings for 2017/2018 being taken now.
Please visit our website for more information.
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.
March 22 to April 22 Creature of Habit by Dylan Jones. Also, stil/silent by Carl Warner.
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:
March 11 to June 1 O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: Making Modernism showcases the iconic art of Georgia O’Keeffe, one of the most significant American painters of the twentieth century, alongside modernist masterpieces by the celebrated and pioneering Australian artists, Margaret Preston and Grace Cossington Smith. Ticketed.
To April 16 A World View: The Tim Fairfax AC Gift.
To April 17 Sugar Spin: you, me, art and everything – QAGOMA’s major summer show. Children’s Art Centre: Mirror Mirror by Hrafnhildur Arnardóttir (aka Shoppy), and Enchanted spaces by Nusra Latif Qureshi.
To May 7 Rainbow Bridge from ‘We Miss You Magic Land’ (2011) by Pip & Pop.
To May 14 Untitled by Anish Kapoor.
To July 30 Lucent: Aboriginal and Pacific Works from the Collection.
QUT Art Museum
2 George Street, QUT Gardens Point Campus (next to the City Botanic Gardens), Brisbane 4000.
(07) 3138-5370. email@example.com www.artmuseum.qut.edu.au
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat-Sun 12.00 to 4.00.
Visit website for programs and events.
March 18 to May 21 Earth & Fire ceramics from the QUT Art Collection, and Less than: Art & Reductionism.
Denise Green Blue, Quadrant, 1984, paint stick, oil crayon, and charcoal on canvas. The Denise Green / Francis X. Claps Collection gifted through The University of Queensland in America, Inc. Foundation. The University of Queensland, 2013. Reproduced courtesy the artist
From March 11 Philanthropists and collections explores the philanthropic impulse and how patronage has shaped the UQ Art Collection.
Gold Coast City Gallery
The Arts Centre Gold Coast, 135 Bundall Road, Surfers Paradise 4217.
(07) 5588 4000. firstname.lastname@example.org www.theartscentregc.com.au/gallery
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat and public hols 11.00 to 5.00, Sun 8.30 to 5.00.
To March 31 Unseen GC. Making the most of the exceptional public spaces in the Gold Coast Cultural Precinct, Gold Coast City Gallery presents the next series of digital artworks in UnSeenGC Summer 16-17, a dLux Media Arts touring exhibition. The exhibition is a mobile 3D augmented reality (AR) art experience, designed to introduce the Gold Coast community and our city’s visitors to some of the world’s best in AR art.
To April 9 Signs of the Time – a Gold Coast exclusive exhibition of world-renowned, national and local urban artists from the Collection of Ken McGregor and work commissioned by Gold Coast City Gallery. The exhibition features works from urban art megastars including; Banksy and Bambi and national and local urban artists including Sarah Beetson, Beastman and HA HA.
Banksy, Nola (White Rain), 2007, screen-print on paper. Courtesy the Ken McGregor Collection
April 15 to May 21 Hard and Fast: Abstraction, Pop, Colour field surveys the origins of abstraction, pop and colour field in Australian art.
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.
March 21 to May 10 Man Cheung: Botanical Cosmos – Mackay.
March 21 to May 21 ASSI 150.
March 24 to May 21 Punuku Tjukurpa.
Artspace is closed to March 19 for major refurbishments and apologise for any inconvenience caused.
KickArts Contemporary Arts
96 Abbott Street, Cairns 4870.
(07) 4050-9494. www.kickarts.org.au
Mon-Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
KickArts is regional Queensland’s leading contemporary visual arts organisation and presents a program of local, national and international artists.
Dogwood Crossing, Miles
81 Murilla Street, Miles 4415.
(07) 4679-4430. firstname.lastname@example.org www.dogwoodcrossing.com
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00, closed Sun.
To April 4 John Mullins Memorial Art Gallery: Big Smoke, Little Smoke works on paper, and paper installations by Sandra Pearce and Joanne Taylor. Curved Wall: Creating in Company: Carinya Craft Group artwork by Carinya Hostel residents under the guidance of Penny Eamer.
Angus Bahnisch and Penny Eamer, The Old Shop, diorama, 28 x 37cm. Courtesy the artist and Dogwood Crossing, Miles