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 September 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, Taloi Havini (Bougainville), 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 Sept 16 In search of rainbows by Anna Carey.
Also, Ilma Savari – customary Ömie paintings and appliquéd, mud-dyed barkcloths.
Jennifer Stuerzl, Blue & gold, oil on board, 80 x 60cm
Christine Turner, Tall Trees at Dusk, acrylic collage on canvas, 150cm x 150cm
Jan Manton Art Contemporary Australian + International Art
1/93 Fortescue Street, Spring Hill 4000.
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.
Sept 6 to 30 Waiting for them that never came back by Dadang Christanto, and Traces by Gabrielle Courtney .
Gabrielle Courtney, Madame Butterfly, 2015, burnt timber, dolls head, coral ad expoy clay, 22 x 8 x 7cm
Philip Bacon Galleries
2 Arthur Street, Fortitude Valley 4006.
(07) 3358-3555. firstname.lastname@example.org 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 Sept 16 Lawrence Daws and John Honeywill.
Sept 19 to Oct 4 The Still Life.
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.
GOMA: To Sept 3 Marvel: Creating the Cinematic Universe. Ticketed.
To Sept 23, 2018 The Long Story (two chapters).
QAG: To Oct 22 Sung into Being: Aboriginal Masterworks 1984-94.
To Oct 29 Travellers.
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 5.00, Sat-Sun 12.00 to 4.00.
Visit website for programs and events.
To Oct 29 Machination.
CAKE INDUSTRIES (Jesse Stevens & Dean Petersen), King (Eyes and mouth), 2017, created as part of the ‘Voyages’ series This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body
Also, Why future still needs us: AI and humanity explores relationships between humans, creativity and the machine through robotics and artificial intelligence.
Nabi E.I. LAB, Robo-Panda, 2016, resin, acrylic, smartphone, 9 servo-motors, microcontroller Courtesy Nabi E.I. Lab
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. firstname.lastname@example.org www.artmuseum.uq.edu.au
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.
To Oct 29 Still in my mind: Gurindji location, experience and visuality reflecting on the 50th anniversary of the ‘Wave Hill Walk-Off’ which sparked the land rights movement.
Brenda L. Croft, Self–portrait on country (Wave Hill), 24 June 2014, 2014, inkjet print on archival paper Courtesy the artist, Stills Gallery Sydney and Niagara Galleries, Melbourne
To Feb 20, 2018 Ecstasy: Baroque and Beyond brings together older depictions of ecstasy with more recent works exploring how Baroque style continues to inform contemporary art.
Nigel Milsom, Judo House Part 6 (the white bird), 2014–2015, oil on linen Collection 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. Courtesy of the artist and Yuill|Crowley, Sydney
Left: Jodie Wells, Portrait Of A Horse, oil on canvas, 100 x 100cm Right: Jodie Wells, Dreaming Splendid Fairy Wren, oil on board, 30 x 30cm
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.
Sept 9 to Oct 22 Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award 2017. This award is considered one of the most important annual surveys of contemporary Australian photographic practice. The exhibition showcases a selection of finalists, in a stunning display where established photographers are presented alongside emerging talent. The resulting exhibition is a reflection of contemporary practice examining diverse themes and approaches.
Sept 9 to Nov 5, 2017 Gold Coast Indigenous Artist Camp, South Stradbroke Island – a selection of ephemeral, site specific and sculptural work created by artists in response to their experience on the 2017 South Stradbroke Island artist camp. Read more…
Judy Watson leading day 1 art classes with artists, 20 March 2017. Photograph: Jo-Anne Driessens
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 Mondays and public hols.
Sept 16 to Nov 5 Contemporary Wearables’ 17 Biennial Jewellery Award & Exhibition. Award prize money sponsored by Toowoomba Gallery Society Inc. Open Carnival Monday: Mon Sept 18, 10-4pm.
Christel Van Der Laan, Eureka, 2014, brooch – ceramic honeycomb, oxidised silver, gold, onyx, mirror, paint, 9 x 10 x 2.5cm 2015 Award Winner. Toowoomba City Collection 2121, reproduced by kind permission
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 Oct 12 Coming Into Fashion: A Century of Photography at Condé Nast.
Also, Brenda Lui: A Milliner’s Tale.
To Oct 22 Humanics: Shane Gibbs, and Emerging Designer: Bethany Cordwell.