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 April 2017 exhibition schedules are listed below, for listings of art galleries in other Australian states please use the links above.
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.
March 27 to April 28 Bricolage – drawing and painting works by contemporary artists Peter Atkins and Matt Arbuckle who are each renowned for repurposing found materials to create original artworks.
Peter Atkins, Rosalie’s Alphabet, 2015, discarded plastic letters on found government envelopes, 30 x 30cm
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 April 30 RED by del kathryn barton. barton is one of Australia’s leading figurative painters, widely recognised for her distinct aesthetic and enduring obsession with fertility and the psychology of relationships. Recently expanding into the moving image, RED is the artist’s directorial debut into short film. Featuring Cate Blanchett, RED is a surrealist cinematic offering and a savage tale of female power inspired by the mating rituals of the female Australian Red Back Spider.
del kathryn barton, RED, 2016, high resolution digital video, 15 mins, patrons edition 3/3 (film still). Gift of the Art Gallery of South Australia Contemporary Collectors 2016, Art Gallery of South Australia. Courtesy the artist and A3
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 100 modern and contemporary works of art by Louise Bourgeois, Antony Gormley, William Kentridge, Bharti Kher, Rosemary Laing, Ugo Rondinone and Kara Walker among others.
12 Compton Street, Adelaide 5000.
0418-267-005. firstname.lastname@example.org 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. April 6 to 22 (opening Wed April 5, 5.30pm) Front Gallery: King Single // Expanded Queen by Liam Colgan (WA). Back Gallery: Parallel by Kristen Coleman (SA). Read more…
Kristen Coleman, Parallel, 2017, fluorescent tube, installation view, dimensions variable. Courtesy the artist and FELTspace, South Australia
Photo collection of the Anne Frank Stichting (Amsterdam)
Royal South Australian Society of Arts
Level 1, Institute Building, Cnr North Terrace and Kintore Avenue, Adelaide 5000.
To April 9 Mirror of Heaven Exhibition egg tempera and pen work by RW EightyEight; www.rw88.com.au
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 April 25 Rough Medicine: Life and Death in the Age of Sail.
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.