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 July 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 www.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.
To July 14 Four Points – Bernadette Klavins, Michael Schaefer, Timmi Tsapaliaris and Luke Wilcox. Four recent graduates present new video performance works.
Michael Schaefer, Process S Zeitgebers, 2017, video still
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.
June 30 to Sept 1 The Summation of Force by Trent Parke and Narelle Autio.
Also, Michelle Nikou: a e i o u.
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 16 Versus Rodin: bodies across space and time. Don’t miss the major exhibition Versus Rodin showing exclusively at the Art Gallery of South Australia. Through a series of duets and duels, see Rodin in conversation with over 200 works of art by over 60 leading modern and contemporary artists. Book online or in person at artgallery.sa.gov.au
To Aug 27, 2017 Ramsay Art Prize. The inaugural $100,000 Ramsay Art Prize, Australia’s richest prize for young contemporary artists, has been awarded to Sarah Contos. Supported in perpetuity by the James & Diana Ramsay Foundation, the acquisitive Ramsay Art Prize changes the way we view artists under 40, inviting audiences to think beyond constraints of theme or medium. See all 21 selected finalists on display in the 2017 Ramsay Art Prize exhibition and vote for your favourite in the Lipman Karas People’s Choice by Sun Aug 6.
f Sarah Contos, Sarah Contos Presents: The Long Kiss Goodbye, 2016, screen-print on linen, canvas and lamé, digital printed fabrics and various found fabrics, PVC, poly-fil, glass, ceramic and plastic beads, thread, artists’ gloves, 610 x 330 x 25 cm; Courtesy the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney and STATION Gallery, Melbourne. Photograph: Jessica Maurer
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.
July 6 to 22 (opening Wed July 5, 5.30pm with artist talk at 6pm) Front Gallery: Tammy&Jim by Min Wong (SA).
Back Gallery: Descendant and False Door by Stephen Armitstead (WA).
FELTdark: Essai by David Greenhalgh (NSW).
Left: Stephen Armitstead, Descendant, Remnant, 2017, 5 of 14 Right: David Greenhalgh, Essay (On Opposition), 2016, video collage, 5:19
Hill Smith Gallery
113 Pirie Street, Adelaide 5000.
Fax 8227-0678. firstname.lastname@example.org www.hillsmithgallery.com.au
Director: Samuel Hill-Smith (member of ACGA).
Wed-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sun 2.00 to 5.00.
To July 22 Main Gallery: Illuminance a group photography exhibition – Gregory Ackland, Marian Drew, Scott Hicks, Mark Kimber, C J Taylor, Lisa Tomasetti and Cang Xin.
Cang Xin, Man and Sky as One Series, Mani Stones, 2005. Photograph on archival paper, 189 x 152cm
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.
July 21 to Sept 17 Gallery One: JamFactory Icon 2017 – Catherine Truman: No surface holds. Read more…
Gallery Two: Alex Valero: A Grey Mirror.
In Preparation for Seeing: Cell Culture Glove, 2015, white cotton glove encrusted with glass spheres, Coplin jar, microscope slides, steel forceps inlaid with glass spheres, light pad, dimensions variable Courtesy the artist and JamFactory Contemporary Craft & Design, South Australia
Lion Arts Centre,
cnr Morphett Street and North Terrace, Adelaide 5000.
(08) 8212-4276. nexusarts.org.au/programs/visual-arts
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00.
Nexus presents visual art exhibitions in the purpose-built Nexus Gallery.
The Visual Arts program is developed each year to present a diverse range of artists working in a diverse range of artforms.
To July 27 We Die So That by Elyas Alavi. Read more…
Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery
3 Mary Elie Street, Port Pirie 5540.
(08) 8633-0681. pprag.org.au
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat to Sun and pub hols 11.00 to 3.00.
To July 9 Gerry Wedd: Kitschen Man.
July 14 to Aug 27 Colours of the Country III: The Alice Springs Beanie Festival.
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.