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. South Australia art galleries and their June 2017 exhibition schedules are listed below, for listings of art galleries in other Australian states please use the links above.
Lion Arts Centre, North Terrace (West End), Kauna Yarta 5000.
(08) 8211-7505. firstname.lastname@example.org aceopen.art
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 4.00.
South Australia’s leading organisation for contemporary visual art and artists.
Adelaide Central Gallery
7 Mulberry Road, Glenside 5065.
(08) 8299-7300. email@example.com www.acsa.sa.edu.au
Mon, Tues Thurs-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Wed 9.00 to 7.00, First Sat of exhibition period 1.00 to 4.00.
June 13 to July 14 Four Points – Bernadette Klavins, Michael Schaefer, Timmi Tsapaliaris and Luke Wilcox – new works by recent graduates of the School.
Michael Schaefer, Process S Zeitgebers (video still), 2017. Courtesy the artist and Adelaide Central Gallery
Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art University of South Australia
55 North Terrace, Adelaide 5000.
(08) 8302-0870. firstname.lastname@example.org www.unisa.edu.au/samstagmuseum
Free admission, all welcome.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 2.00 to 5.00.
Late on selected Thurs for ART AFTER DARK events.
Closed public hols and during exhibition changeovers.
To June 9 The Ocean After Nature. Also, Troubled Waters. Read more…
June 30 to Sept 1 The Summation of Force by Trent Parke and Narelle Autio. In association with Closer Productions, presented for the SALA Festival.
Also, Michelle Nikou: a e i o u for the SALA Festival and FRAN Festival.
Art Gallery of South Australia
North Terrace, Adelaide 5000.
(08) 8207-7000. www.artgallery.sa.gov.au
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
Guided tours daily at 11.00 and 2.00.
To July 2 Versus Rodin: bodies across space and time. Auguste Rodin was an artist who redefined the idea of the body in sculpture. Marking 100 years since his death in 1917, Rodin’s legacy is the wellspring of this major exhibition exclusive to the Art Gallery of South Australia. Through a series of duets and duels, Rodin’s work is brought into conversation with over 200 modern and contemporary works of art by Louise Bourgeois, Antony Gormley, William Kentridge, Bharti Kher, Rosemary Laing, Ugo Rondinone and Kara Walker among others. Book online, or in person at artgallery.sa.gov.au
Versus Rodin: bodies across space and time, 2017, installation view at Art Gallery of South Australia
May 27 to Aug 27, 2017 Ramsay Art Prize. This prize changes the way we view artists under 40 and value their work in the canon of contemporary art. Supported by the James & Diana Ramsay Foundation in perpetuity, the $100,000 acquisitive prize will be awarded to one of 21 finalists. Working across diverse mediums including sculpture, painting, drawing, photography, installation, sound, digital and performance art, the prize appeals to artists and audiences alike, inviting them to think beyond constraints of theme or medium. Read more…
2017 Ramsay Art Prize winner Sarah Contos with her work Sarah Contos Presents: The Long Kiss Goodbye, 2016, Art Gallery of South Australia, 2017
12 Compton Street, Adelaide 5000.
0418-267-005. email@example.com www.feltspace.org
Wed-Thurs 1.00 to 4.00, Fri 1.00 to 7.00, Sat 10.00 to 4.00 or by appt.
FELTdark hours Wed-Sat 6.00 to 12.00, Fri 7.00 to 12.00.
June 8 to 24 (opening Wed June 7, 5.30pm) Front Gallery: Since the invention of the kiss… by Christina Peek (SA). Back Gallery: It’s Complicated by Jake Holmes (SA). FELTdark: Primary by Michael Schaefer (SA).
Matt Arbuckle, Public With Others, 2017, oil on linen, 61 x 71.5cm (diptych). Courtesy the artist and Hugo Michell Gallery
JamFactory Contemporary Craft & Design
19 Morphett Street, Adelaide 5000.
(08) 8410-0727. www.jamfactory.com.au
Mon-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Sun 12.00 to 4.00.
To July 2 Gallery One: Resolved. Gallery Two: NorthCity4 Kick Out The Jams.
Kerry Packer Civic Gallery at the Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre
UniSA Hawke Building, Level 3, 55 North Terrace, Adelaide 5000.
(08) 8302-0371. www.hawkecentre.unisa.edu.au
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Thurs 9.00 to 7.00.
June 5 to 28 SA Refugee Week Youth Poster Exhibition – featuring posters created by primary, secondary and tertiary level students, that celebrate the UN International Refugee Convention by communicating how refugees are welcomed, become part of and contribute to the Australian “family”.
River Lands Gallery
23 Wilson Street (PO Box 228), Berri 5343.
(08) 8582-2288. www.facebook.com/RiverLandsGallery
The River Lands Gallery, operated by Country Arts SA, is a gallery and community hub that provides a venue for touring visual arts product, and a display and exhibition space for Riverland-based artists.