October 2016 Listings

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 gallery maps, an artist index, and profiles of current art exhibitions. Sydney art galleries and their October 2016 exhibition schedules are listed below, for listings of art galleries in other Australian states please use the links above.

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Aboriginal & Pacific Art
2 Danks Street, Waterloo 2017.
(02) 9699-2211.
Director: Gabriella Roy (member of ACGA).
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
To Oct 15 Ancient Stories & Magical Marks: The Wanarn Painters.
Oct 22 to Nov 5 Yarrenyty Arltere Artists: New prints and soft sculptures from the Town Camp.

AirSpace Projects
10 Junction Street, Marrickville 2204.
Directors: Sally Clarke and Brenda Factor.
Thurs-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 5.00 first three weeks each month.
Oct 1 to 22 (opening street event: Sat Oct 1, 6-9pm) Gallery 1: Laura Woodward: Resonate; In Motion Festival.

ALASKA Projects [William St]
73-75 William Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
Thurs-Sat 1.00 to 6.00, or by appt.
Oct 19 to Nov 12 (opening Wed Oct 19) Jason Phu. Read more…

Jason Phu, What's up Doc
Jason Phu, What’s up Doc, 2013, ink on Chinese paper, 40 x 40cm
[translation: I like the looney toons better than mickey mouse]
Courtesy the artist

Annandale Galleries
110 Trafalgar Street, Annandale 2038.
(02) 9552-1699.
Directors: Bill Gregory and Anne Gregory (members of ACGA).
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
To Oct 15 Gunybi Ganambarr from NE Arnhemland – paintings and ceremonial poles on bark, aluminium, rubber, and mixed-media. Also, Andrew Blake sculpture and paintings on found objects from King Island TAS.
Oct 20 to Nov 6 Big Boy – Sculpture By the Sea by Zadok Ben-David invited international artist.
Oct 25 to Dec 3 People I Saw but Never Met installation and sculptures by Zadok Ben David.

Annette Larkin Fine Art
New location
Suite 4, 8 Soudan Lane, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9332-4614.
Director: Annette Larkin.
Wed-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00 or by appt.
Deals in post-war and contemporary art and provides tailored advice in all aspects of purchasing, valuing and collection management.
To Nov 30 Spring 2016 – Booth, Norrie, Laing, Maguire, Gladwell, Johnson, Oliver, Zavros, MacLeod and more.

51 William Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
Wed-Fri 12.00 to 6.30, Sat-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
To Oct 9 Hung and Drawn by Annette Russell.
Oct 12 to 30 Adrian Hobbs and Thenia Nicolakis.
Visit website for more info.

Art Atrium
181 Old South Head Road, Bondi Junction 2022.
Director: Simon Chan.
Mon-Sat 11.00 to 4.00 or by appt.
To Oct 1 Clinton Nain.
Oct 4 to 22 (opening Sat Oct 8, 2.30-4.30pm with the artist) Nick Ferguson.
Oct 25 to Nov 12 (opening Sat Oct 29, 2.30-4.30pm with the artist) Julie Poulsen.

Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW)
Art Gallery Road, Sydney 2000.
(02) 9225-1744, 1800-679-278.
Admission charges apply to some exhibitions.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
Art After Hours: Wed to 9pm.
To Oct 9 Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016.
To Oct 23 Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera.
To Nov 13 Brett Whiteley: tributes at Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills. Fri-Sun only.
To Dec 11 Close to home: Dobell Australian Drawing Biennial 2016.

The Art of Dr. Seuss
presented by Harvey Galleries, QVB
Queen Victoria Building , Level 2, 33-35 / 455 George Street, Sydney 2000.
(02) 9261-0275.
Mon-Wed 10.00 to 6.00, Thurs 10.00 to 8.00, Fri-Sat 10.00 to 6.00, Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
Authorised editions from the Seuss Estate.

Art Moment Gallery
Shop 1, 99 Curlewis Street, Bondi Beach 2026.
(02) 9365-4999, 0411-695-089.
Fri and Sun 11.00 to 2.00, or by appt arranged by email or phone.
Accepting artist proposals.

Artarmon Galleries
479 Pacific Highway, Artarmon 2064.
(02) 9427-0322.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 11.00 to 3.00.
Oct 8 to 22 (opening Sat Oct 8, 2-4pm) Figures & Landscape by Glen Preece.

Arthouse Gallery
66 McLachlan Avenue, Rushcutters Bay 2011.
(02) 9332-1019.
Tues-Fri 9.30 to 6.00, Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
To Oct 1 Emma Walker: Sediment Songs, and Shona Wilson: Offering.
Oct 13 to 29 James Ettelson: Garden Crashers.

Articulate project space
497 Parramatta Road (opposite Cass Bros), Leichhardt 2040.
Fri-Sun 11.00 to 5.00 (or as listed).
To Oct 2 Walking on the Moon by Amanda Williams and Uri Auerbach.
Oct 8 to 23 (opening Fri Oct 7, 6-8pm) and the earth sighed by Josie Starrs and Leon Cmielewski.
Oct 15 to 28 (opening Sun Oct 16, 6-8pm) HOMELAND SECURITY by Narmada Smith.
Oct 8 to 24 (opening Fri Oct 7, 6-8pm) Real Fake by Skye Walker and Melissa Chalker.
Oct 15 to 28 (opening Fri Oct 14, 6-8pm) Sue Pedley and Virginia Hilyard.

Artsite Gallery
165 Salisbury Road, Camperdown 2050.
(02) 8095-9678.
Wed-Sun 11.00 to 5.00 during exhibitions, or by appt.
Oct 1 to 23 In a Marine Light by Ross Skinner. Broad brush strokes capture life with a knowledge, based on careful observation, distilled on to canvas. Skinner is a regular finalist in many awards including the 2015, 2014, 2013, NSW Parliamentary Plein Air Painting Prize, and awarded the 2014 Open Painting Award, Glebe Art Prize, and 2009 Glebe Sesquicentennial Painting Prize.

Ross Skinner, North Werri Cliff
Ross Skinner, North Werri Cliff, 2016, oil on canvas, 46 x 61cm

Also, Michael Ambriano. There is a seduction in the paint surface that will lure the viewer to venture into the landscape. This recent body of work draws upon Ambrianoís experiences painting in the Warrumbungle National Park and Pilliga Nature Reserve and more locally the Royal National Park and south to Ben Boyd and Mimosa National Parks.

Michael Ambriano, Roadside
Michael Ambriano, Roadside, 2016, oil on canvas, 60 x 76cm

43-51 Cowper Wharf Road, Woolloomooloo 2011.
(02) 9356-0555.
Office: Mon-Fri 10.00 to 6.00.
Gallery: Tues-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 12.00 to 4.00.
To Oct 9 Ideas Platform: Octopus by Yoshua Okón.

Australian Centre for Photography (ACP)
Pop Up Gallery
118 Oxford Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9332-0555.
Free entry.

Australian Galleries
Roylston Street
15 Roylston Street, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9360-5177
Fax 9360-2361.
Director: Stuart Purves AM.
Daily 10.00 to 6.00.
To Oct 9 The Divine Comedy by Garry Shead.
Oct 18 to Nov 6 Watercolours and oils by Salvatore Zofrea.


13 Gurner Street, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9358-4968.
Wed-Sat 12.00 to 5.00.
To Oct 2 Mnemonic Textiles by Emma Peters.
Oct 5 to 11 Memorials of Country Indigenous dyes and patterns on cloth.

Eva Nargoodah, Jimbalagudnj #1
Eva Nargoodah, Jimbalagudnj #1, 2015, silk and natural dye, 1800 x 400cm

Oct 13 to 22 Two Views photographs by Catherine Rogers.

Catherine Rogers, Tintype Tarkine#12
Catherine Rogers, Tintype Tarkine#12, digital print on archival paper

Oct 29 to Nov 6 Covet.

Blacktown Arts Centre
78 Flushcombe Road, Blacktown 2148.
(02) 9839-6558.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, closed public hols.

Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Co-operative
55-59 Flood Street, Leichhardt 2040.
(02) 9560-2541.
Wed-Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
To Oct 30 bamba (meaning Strong) a group exhibition from the Euraba Artists showcasing new works on hand-made paper. Front Gallery: Solo shows by Peta-Joy Williams and Gordon Hookey.

Aunty Marlene Hinch, Eura leaves - Bush Medicine
Aunty Marlene Hinch, Eura leaves – Bush Medicine, crylic on handmade Euraba

Breathing Colours Gallery
446 Darling Street, Balmain 2041.
(02) 9555-8543.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
Sept 27 to Oct 9 (opening Sat Oct 1, 4-7pm) Exploring the Landscape by Carl Milton.
Oct 11 to 23 (opening Sat Oct 15, 4-7pm) Exhibition of Glass & Paint by Donna Ravenscroft and Taryn Tollman.
Sat Oct 8, 4-7pm new Breathing Colours Studio opening at 760 Darling Street, Rozelle. Join us for light refreshments and to celebrate the launch of this new creative space dedicated to classes and workshops.
We are currently taking Exhibition Proposals for 2017. Apply now.
Also available at the Gallery: workshops, framing and jewellery repairs.

Brenda May Gallery
2 Danks Street, Waterloo 2017.
(02) 9318-1122.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 10.00 to 6.00.

Brett Whiteley Studio
2 Raper Street, Surry Hills 2010.
(02) 9225-1881.
Free admission made possible by J.P. Morgan.
The Studio is open to the public Fri-Sun only 10.00 to 4.00.
The Brett Whiteley Studio is managed by the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
To Nov Tributes – celebrates the art of Brett Whiteley through three key themes; visual art, literature and music. The influences on Whiteley’s art and life were many and varied, from writers and poets to musicians, photographers and painters. Whiteley paid tribute to artists Francis Bacon, Henri Matisse, Vincent van Gogh, musicians Bob Dylan and Ravi Shankar and poet Arthur Rimbaud in mono-prints, drawings and paintings as subject and inspiration.
Also, Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship Finalists Exhibition is on display.

B-Side Creative Space
10d/106 Old Pittwater Road,
Brookvale 2100.
(02) 9905-7875 .
Daily 9.00 to 6.00.
Oct 6 to 12 (opening Thurs Oct 6, 5.30-8pm) Faces from Places a solo exhibition by artist OTC, comprising of a range of artworks inspired from sailing travels around the Caribbean sea and Pacific ocean.

OTC, Speechless     OTC, Sub tropical
Left: Speechless, 2016, ink and acrylic on wood, 67 x 48cm
Right: Sub Tropical Spring, 2016, acrylic spray paint and ink on paper, 42 x 32cm

Bundeena Maianbar Art Trail
in the Royal National Park
10.00 to 4.00 – 1st Sun every month.
Open Studios.
The Bundeena Maianbar Art Trail are a collective of over 20 artists who open their studios to the public on the first Sun of every month.
Artists work includes painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, ceramics and jewellry.
Studio locations and artists details are available on the Art Trail website.


Campbelltown Arts Centre
1 Art Gallery Road, Campbelltown 2560.
(02) 4645-4100.
Free entry.
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.
To Oct 16 Entry By Tranquilisation Only by Mike Parr – a major newly commissioned artwork by this renowned Australian artist. Closing event: Fri Oct 14, 6pm.
Oct 29 to Dec 15 (opening and award announcement Fri Nov 4, 6pm) Fisher’s Ghost Art Award Exhibition showcasing the works of the 2016 award.

Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre
A cultural facility of Liverpool City Council
1 Powerhouse Road, Casula 2170 (access via Shepherd Street, Liverpool).
(02) 9824-1121.
Free entry.
Ample parking available or alight at Casula Train Station.
Mon-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
Oct 15 to Dec 4 Soft Core presents artistic practices that explore the many facets of softness, from large-scale inflatables to forms made from soft materials that simply look soft. Soft Core investigates practices by presenting existing works and newly commissioned works from 13 Australian and international artists who question the fluctuating meaning of what it means to be soft. Curated by Micheal Do.

The Commercial
148 Abercrombie Street, Redfern 2016.
(02) 8096-3292.
Director: Amanda Rowell.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
Please visit our website for current exhibition information.

Conny Dietzschold Gallery
Sydney | Cologne | Hong Kong
99 Crown Street, East Sydney 2010.
(02) 9690-0215.
Wed-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.00 or by appt.

Coo-ee Aboriginal Art Gallery
31 Lamrock Avenue, Bondi Beach 2026.
(02) 9300-9233.
Director: Adrian Newstead.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
Australia’s oldest Indigenous art gallery.

The Corner Gallery Stanmore
New Gallery
Cnr Percival and Myrtle streets, Stanmore 2048.
Oct 14 to 30 (opening Sat Oct 15, 3pm) Recent paintings: Still Life, Landscapes, and … by Helen Paulucci. Thurs-Sun 12.00 to 5.00.

Helen Paulucci, valley at Drumnadrochit
Helen Paulucci, valley at Drumnadrochit, oil on board, 400 x 300

Crawford Gallery
Level 1, Dymocks Building, 428 George Street, Sydney 2000.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Sept 29 to Oct 25 Recent Years selected works by David Harley.

David Harley, File_49d
David Harley, File_49d, 2011, pigmented ink on rag paper and mounted on D-board, 59 x 95cm

Also, a selection of contemporary jewellery.

Helen Britton, Bracelet
Helen Britton, Bracelet (detail), c.1996, silver, pearls, acrylics, found objects, 20cm

The Cross Art Projects
8 Llankelly Lane (off Orwell Street), Kings Cross 2011.
(02) 9357-2058, 0406-537-933.
Director: Jo Holder.
Thurs-Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
To Oct 15 Zero Metres Above Sea Level: Marrnyula Munungurr, Rerrkirrwana Munungurr, Judy Watson.


2 Danks Street
Galleries presenting Australian and international contemporary art.
Public programs + events.

Defiance Gallery – Newtown
47 Enmore Road, Newtown 2042.
(02) 9557-8483.
Director: Campbell Robertson-Swann.
Manager: Lauren Harvey.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
To Oct 15 #savenas a group show of artists who have taught and studied at the National Art School, Sydney.
Oct 19 to Nov 12 Spring Fever a group exhibition.
Defiance Gallery at the Yellow House, 57-59 Macleay Street, Potts Point:
Oct 5 to 29 Peter Godwin.

The Depot Gallery
3/2-6 Danks Street, Waterloo 2017.
Oct 11 to 21 (opening Sat Oct 15, 4-6pm) Roots an exhibition of prints – Southern Printmakers Association.


The Egg & Dart
Shop 2, 1-3 Raymond Road, Thirroul 2515.
(02) 4268-4885.
Tues-Fri 9.30 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 3.00.
For exhibition details see listing in NSW section.

Workshop Arts Centre – Ewart Gallery
33 Laurel Street, Willoughby 2068.
(02) 9958-6540.
Sun Oct 16, 9am-3pm Art Market Day – artwork for sale, trash & treasure, ceramics, sculpture, entertainment, kids activities and food stalls.


Factory 49
49 Shepherd Street, Marrickville 2204.
(02) 9572-9863.
Thurs-Sat 1.00 to 6.00.
Oct 13 to 22 F49 3D.
Oct 13 to Nov 5 Brooke Sanderson.
Oct 27 to Nov 5 Lisa Sharp.

Fellia Melas Gallery
2 Moncur Street, Woollahra 2025.
(02) 9363-5616.
Open 7 days: Mon-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
To Oct 30 Brett Whiteley more than 25 works including drawings, etchings, screenprints and lithographs.

13-17 Riley Street, Woolloomooloo 2011.

4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art
181-187 Hay Street, Sydney 2000.
(02) 9212-0380.
Free entry.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 6.00, closed public hols.
Oct 22 to Dec 17 Jogja Calling – Abdul Abdullah, Leonardiansyah Allenda, Briony Galligan, Arwin Hidayat, Reko Rennie and Uji Handoko Eko Saputro aka Hahan examines the long-standing links between the artistic communities of Australia and Jogjakarta, Indonesia. Read more…

Uji Handoko Eko Saputro aka Hahan, Redcliffe #1
Uji Handoko Eko Saputro aka Hahan, Redcliffe #1, 2012, print on Hahnemuhle Matte paper, 59 x 86cm

Frances Keevil Gallery
Bay Village, 28-34 Cross Street, Double Bay 2028.
(02) 9327-2475.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
Oct 12 to 30 New works by Madeleine Winch and Adrian Lockhart.

Madeleine Winch, Household     Adrian Lockhart, Bathers Study
Left: Madeleine Winch, Household, oil on canvas, 75 x 75cm
Right: Adrian Lockhart, Bathers Study , acrylic on canvas , 30 x 30cm

Friends of Leon Gallery
82 Marlborough Street, Surry Hills 2010.
Oct 13 to 29 To the Moon and Back by Stormie Mills. Read more…

Stormie Mills
Stormie Mills, Waiting in the sky, acrylic, dirt, spray paint, graffiti remover, oil and stardust on canvas


281 Clarence Street, Sydney CBD 2000.
(02) 9283-4273.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 5.00, closed Sun and public hols.
Gaffa is an independent creative precinct, artist-run in attitude and execution.
Sept 29 to Oct 10 (opening Thurs Sept 29, 6-8pm) Gallery 1: The Party Continues by Gaffa. Gallery 2: Resistance & Remembrance by Veronica Andrus-Blaskievics. Gallery 3: Beyond Olafsfjördur by Leila Morrissey.
Oct 13 to 24 Gallery 1: Travelogue – Pamela Horsnell, Margaret Carey and Jamie McIlwraith. Gallery 2: TESELLA INSECTA by Liron Gilmore. Gallery 3: Sio2n(H2O) by Rebecca Hinwood.
Oct 27 to Nov 7 Gallery 1 & 3: Confluence by Masters by Coursework UNSWAD students. Gallery 2: Les Amants by Des Harris.

Gallery 9
9 Darley Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9380-9909.
Director: Allan Cooley.
Manager: Scott Millington.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 6.00, Sun-Tues by appt.
Oct 20 to Nov 12 (opening Thurs Oct 20, 6-8pm) Belem Lett: Aviary.
Also, Andrzej Zieliński: Primary Data. Read more…

Andrzej Zieliński, Fequency Hopping
Andrzej Zieliński, Frequency Hopping, 2016, bronze, agate, paint and primordial stone (from the East Kimberly region), 23.5 x 22 x 19cm
Photographs: David Paterson, Dorian Photographics
Courtesy the artist

Glass Artists’ Gallery (upstairs)
Gauge Gallery (street level)
68 Glebe Point Road, Glebe 2037.
tel/fax (02) 9552-1552.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.30, Sun 1.00 to 5.00.
Glass Artists Gallery:
Through Oct Collection on display upstairs.
Gauge Gallery:
To Oct 9 Recent Works a solo exhibition by Richard Black. Oct 11 to 23 The Valley & Tableaux paintings and sculptures by Peter Day. Oct 25 to Nov 6 Encáustica Contemporánea encaustic and oil paintings by Randal Arvilla.

Grace Cossington Smith Gallery
Gate 7, 1666 Pacific Highway, Wahroonga 2076.
(02) 9473-7878.
Free entry.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 9.00 to 4.00.
To Oct 8 Certain Journeys by Gary Shinfield a 1987-2016 survey of woodcuts, etchings and other works on paper. Artist talk: Sat Oct 1, 2-3pm.
Oct 11 to 29 (opening Sat Oct 15, 3-5pm) Drawn Together, Painted Apart – Susan Bray, Lyndall Beck, David Collins, Peter Davis, Viola Dominello, Kay Donaldson, Jennifer Heller, Narelle Hopley, Ana Pollak, Paul Stevens, Sally Stokes, Julia Tuke, Chris Welch, Ana Young and Peter Zanetti – an exhibition celebrating ‘en plein air’ drawing, artistic practice and friendship through representations of the lower Hawkesbury River.


Harvey Galleries
842 Military Road, Mosman 2088.
(02) 9968-2153.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 6.00, Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
Select key works from important artists.
Oct 14 to 23 Back to the High Country by Anita West.

Harvey Galleries
515 Sydney Road, Seaforth 2092.
(02) 9907-0595, 0408-359-199.
Fax 9907-0657.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 6.00, Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
Curated monthly exhibitions, see website.

Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre
782 Kingsway, Gymea 2227.
(02) 8536-5700
Fax 8536-5750.
Free admission.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Good Friday.
To Oct 9 Treasures of Australian Art 1890-1950: The Howard Hinton Collection. A rare opportunity to see 50 iconic works by many of Australia’s most renowned artists including Norman Lindsay, Arthur Streeton, Hans Heysen, Sydney Long, Margaret Preston, Tom Roberts, Elioth Gruner and George W Lambert among others.
Oct 15 to Dec 11 Nganampa Kililpil: Our Stars the first major survey exhibition from the seven art centres of the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands of central Australia showcasing 50 works by 50 artists.

Ray Ken, Tjala Arts
Ray Ken, Tjala Arts 2013
Photograph: David Geraghty
Courtesy the artist and Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre, Sydney

HIDDEN: Rookwood Sculpture Walk 2016
Hawthorne Avenue, Rookwood Cemetery. 2141.
Free entry.
Open daily from sunrise to sunset.
To Oct 23 explore Rookwood Cemetery and immerse yourself in over 40 exciting artworks.

Holst Sydney
1 Woodburn Street, Redfern 2016.
Just a 5-10 minute walk from Redfern station, Holst is a space suitable for artists, photographers, and anyone creative. With their high 3-4m ceilings, this space is ideal for exhibitions of all sorts.
Fri Oct 7, 5.30-10pm – Time to See.
“Man never made any material as resilient as the human spirit.” In partnership with beyondblue and UTS, Time to See is a one-night-only exhibition showcasing artwork, photography and art therapy submitted by local Sydney talent and the community. Embedding the theme of ‘hope and resilience’, our exhibition aims to raise awareness about anxiety and depression and to express the therapeutic nature that various art forms can provide to individuals. Our artworks comprise of various artists Including the works of Taiyo Masuda, Kirsty Neilson and Mulga The Artist, and all pieces will be on sale at the event with all proceeds going toward beyondblue. Additionally, we arehonored to announce that we will be having the director of Sydney Centre for Creative Change, Jacki Short, at our event who will give a speech about art therapy and how it aids with handling anxiety and depression, as well as Marc Levingston who will share his journey and experiences of hope, recovery and resilience in the face of depression. So come down, enjoy a drink, free food and good tunes while supporting beyondblue and Mental Health Week Australia! It’s #timetosee


Incinerator Art Space
2 Small Street, Willoughby 2068.
(02) 9777-7814.


Janet Clayton Gallery
406 Oxford Street, Paddington 2021.
(02) 8540-5066.
Wed-Fri 10.30 to 4.30, Sat 10.00 to 6.00, Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
Oct 5 to 30 Anne Judell: New Beginnings works on paper and aluminum.

Anne Judell, Kairos 3
Anne Judell, Kairos 3, 2016, digital print on aluminium, 180 x 90cm

Also, Ros Auld: LandMarks new ceramics.

Ros Auld, Elemental Forces
Ros Auld, Elemental Forces, 2016, glazed ceramic


Kate Owen Gallery
680 Darling Street, Rozelle 2039.
(02) 9555-5283.
Daily 10.00 to 6.00.
Kate Owen Gallery is a multiple award winning gallery in Sydney’s Inner West that specialises in contemporary Aboriginal art for modern interiors. Just 10 minutes from the CBD, the Gallery is Sydney’s go-to art space for everyone from new buyers to established collectors. With artworks ranging from small affordable works to large investment pieces, our three light-filled floors showcase major exhibitions of Indigenous masters, established artists and exciting new talent. The unique Collectors’ Gallery is dedicated to museum-quality works from Australia’s leading Indigenous artists, many of whom spearheaded the Aboriginal art movement.
Oct 8 to 23 Artist in Residence: Sarrita King.

Sarrita King 1     Sarrita King 1
Artist Sarrita King

The Ken Done Gallery
1 Hickson Road, The Rocks 2000.
(02) 8274-4500
Fax (02) 8274-4545.
Daily 10.00 to 5.30.
Limited edition prints, posters and other art related product as well as Ken Done’s newly released autobiography ‘A life coloured in’, published by Harper Collins, is available for sale in the gallery shop.
Welcome spring! We are celebrating the arrival of spring in Sydney with a wonderful exhibition of works focused on Done’s love of the water. We have a selection of some never before seen Sydney Harbour canvases and some new work from beneath the surface. Complimenting these is a pair of works that truly capture the joy of spending a sunny day on the water. A trio of classic studio canvases completes this stunning exhibition.

Kerrie Lowe Gallery
49-51 King Street, Newtown 2042.
(02) 9550-4433
Fax 9550-1996.
Mon-Sat 10.00 to 5.30 (Thurs 10.00 to 7.00).
Oct 14 to Nov 8 Form | Surface | Structure – large group exhibition featuring narrative and abstract ceramic sculpture (with some variations).

King Street Gallery on William
177 William Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9360-9727.
Directors: Randi Linnegar and Robert Linnegar (member of ACGA).
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 6.00, Sun 11.00 to 6.00.
To Oct 8 Circus by Wendy Sharpe.
Oct 11 to Nov 5 New Paintings and Works on Paper by Ross Laurie.

Korean Cultural Centre Gallery
Ground Floor, 255 Elizabeth Street, Sydney 2000.
(02) 8267-3400.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 6.00.
To Nov 4 Wonder + Woman the 10th anniversary exhibition of the Korean Women’s Art Society in Sydney (KWASS).

Eun Hee Kwon, Impression of Jishim Island     Namsoon Lee, Vital Force
Left: Eun Hee Kwon, Impression of Jishim Island, pigments on Jangi, 45.5 x 53cm
Right: Namsoon Lee, Vital Force, acrylic on canvas, 94.5 x 94.5cm


Liverpool Street Gallery
243a Liverpool Street, East Sydney 2010.
(02) 8353-7799.
Director: James Erskine.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 6.00.
Oct 1 to 27 (opening: Thur Oct 6, 6-8pm) Wonderland by Anwen Keeling.


Macquarie University Art Gallery
Building E11A, Eastern Road, North Ryde 2109.
(02) 9850-7437.
Senior Curator: Rhonda Davis.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00.

Manly Art Gallery & Museum
West Esplanade Reserve, Manly 2095.
(02) 9976-1421.
Director: Michael Hedger.
Free entry.
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
To Oct 23 Northern Light. Contemporary photo media exhibition of recent works by pre-eminent and emerging photographic artists from Sydneyís Northern Beaches – Cameron Bloom, James Brickwood, Tim Hixson, Sally Mayman, Trent Mitchell, Cade Turner and Louise Whelan reflect on environment, culture and identity through local, national and international ‘lenses’. Curated by Ross Heathcote. Part of the 2016 Manly Arts Festival.

Cade Turner
Courtesy of artist Cade Turner

Also, Manly: Art From The Vault. Manly Art Gallery & Museum draws on its extensive collection of paintings, photographs, ceramics and museum objects to reveal Manly in a new light and to showcase recent key acquisitions that reflect its vibrant culture, history and beaches, including works by artists such as Ethel Carrick-Fox, Conrad Martens, Nancy Kilgour, Stephen Lees and Anne Zahalka.

Stephen Lees, #1 Sea level
Stephen Lees, #1 Sea level

Margaret Whitlam Galleries, Female Orphan School
Western Sydney University (Parramatta Campus)
First Level, West Wing, EZ Building, off Victoria Road, Rydalmere 2116.
(02) 4620-3450.
Contact: Monica McMahon.
Thurs-Fri 10.00 to 4.00.
Parking $8 per day.
Oct 15 to Jan 20, 2017 A Sense of Place: The artist Greg Hansell’s record of history now.

Margot Hardy Gallery
Western Sydney University (Bankstown Campus)
Foyer, Building 23, Bullecourt Avenue, Milperra 2214.
(02) 4620-3450.
Contact: Monica McMahon.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00.
Parking $7 per day.
To Oct 14 Canterbury Boys High School Visual Arts Exhibition.
Oct 20 to Nov 11 Art Throughout Time an exhibition of works by students from Elizabeth Macarthur High School.

Martin Browne Contemporary
15 Hampden Street, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9331-7997.
Director: Martin Browne (member of ACGA).
Tues-Sun 10.30 to 6.00.
Sept 29 to Oct 23 Ramayana On The Mekong by Savanhdary Vongpoothorn.

Savanhdary Vongpoothorn, Damming the Naga
Savanhdary Vongpoothorn, Damming the Naga, 2016, acrylic on perforated canvas, 180 x 300cm

Also, Four Paintings From The War Years by Pham Luc.

Pham Luc, Countryside militia woman brushing comrade's hair
Pham Luc, Countryside militia woman brushing comrade’s hair, 1967, oil on burlap rice sack, 97 x 117cm

Maunsell Wickes Gallery
19 Glenmore Road, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9331-4676
Fax 9380-8485.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.30, Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
Oct 12 to 27 Rick Everingham.

McGlade Gallery at the Australian Catholic University
Mount St. Mary, Gate 3, 25a Barker Road, Strathfield 2135.
(02) 9701-4256.
Mon-Fri 11.00 to 4.00.
Oct 13 to 19 Pixel Prize for High School Photography.

Michael Reid Sydney
44 Roslyn Gardens, Elizabeth Bay 2011.
(02) 8353-3500.
Director: Michael Reid.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Oct 6 to 30 Philip Hunter.

Mosman Art Gallery
Cnr Art Gallery Way and Myahgah Road, Mosman 2088.
(02) 9978-4178.
Director: John Cheeseman.
Free entry.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00, closed public hols.
Oct 8 to Nov 27 Wildthing: Animals in Contemporary Australian Art. Wildthing is part of the celebrations of the centenary of Taronga Zoo. The exhibition communicates important social and ethical issues about the use and commodification of animals in our society. Includes work from Western Plains Cultural Centre and private collections. Artists include Joanna Braithwaite, Daniel Boyd, Petrina Hicks, Ben Quilty and many more.

Ben Quilty, Beast
Ben Quilty, Beast, 2004, oil on canvas
Collection of Western Plains Cultural Centre, New South Wales

Oct 8 to Jan 15, 2017 Paths And Cages: Heath Franco. In The Cube: Sydney artist Heath Franco presents a site-specific video work about the human desire to impose structure and restrictions upon other life forms. Includes photographs and video footage gathered at Sydney Royal Botanic Gardens and Taronga Zoo.

Mossgreen Gallery
36-40 Queen Street, Woollahra 2025.
(02) 9195 1900.
Mon-Fri, 9.00 to 5.30, Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
Oct 8 to 30 Yinya Wala by Lin Onus.

Lin Onus, Fish at Malwan
Lin Onus, Fish at Malwan, 1996, synthetic polymer paint on canvas, 182 x 282cm

Mu Studio Gallery
Headland Park Artist Precinct, 8 Read Place (cnr Best Avenue), Mosman 2088.
(02) 9960-1777.
Wed-Sat 10.00 to 4.00.
Oct 15 to Nov 6 Rock ‘N Roll by Libby Gilkes.

Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA)
Circular Quay West, 140 George Street, The Rocks 2000.
(02) 9245-2400.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
Thurs Lights on Later: to 9.00pm.
To Oct 9 Telling Tales: Excursions in Narrative Form – explores the inventive approaches taken by leading Australian and international artists to unpick story-telling conventions.
From Sept 29 Primavera – enjoy works from eight young Australian artists aged 35 years and under during this annual exhibition.
To Dec 4 Louise Hearman – experience the first major museum survey of this Australian painter and Archibald Prize 2016 winner.
Also on display MCA Collection.

Museum of Sydney
Cnr Phillip and Bridge Streets, Sydney 2000.
(02) 9251-5988 .
To Oct 30 Florilegium: Sydney’s Painted Garden. Read more…

Jenny Phillips, Magnolia grandiflora
© Jenny Phillips, Magnolia grandiflora (Bull bay or souther magnolia), 2015
Courtesy the artist and The Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust

To Nov 20 The Artist and Botanical Collector: The lost works of Lovegrove & Bäuerlen.


National Art School Gallery
Forbes Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9339-8686.
Free entry.
Mon-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.

National Association for the Visual Arts (NAVA)
(02) 9368-1900.
NAVA is the peak body representing and advancing the professional interests of the Australian visual arts, craft and design sector.


Olsen Irwin
63 Jersey Road, Woollahra 2025.
(02) 9327-3922
Fax 9327-3944.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
Oct 5 to 23 Fred Williams: The Australian Landscape Series 1969.
Oct 26 to Nov 20 New Paintings by John Olsen.
Olsen Irwin: works on paper, small paintings and sculpture: at 74 Queen Street, Woollahra, Sydney NSW 2025. H Daily 11.00 to 5.00. T: (02) 9363-0660.
Oct 12 to 30 Works from Carrara by Sophie Cape.


The Paddington Art Prize 2016
The Fanny Reading Council House, 111-113 Queen Street (entrances via Dorhauer Lane), Woollahra 2025.
Mon-Sat 11.00 to 6.00, Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
Oct 20 to 30
Opening night and prize presentation Thurs Oct 20, 6-8pm. To be opened by Wayne Tunnicliffe, Head Curator, Australian Art, Art Gallery of New South Wales. All paintings available for sale.

Parliament House
Macquarie Street, Sydney 2000.
Free entry.
Mon-Fri 8.30 to 5.00.
Oct 4 to 28 NSW Parliament plein air Painting Prize finalist exhibition.

Robert Malherbe, Lithgow Wetlands
Robert Malherbe, Lithgow Wetlands, oil on linen, 91.8 x 76.5cm

Parramatta Artists Studios
Level 1 & 2, 68 Macquarie Street, Parramatta 2150.
(02) 9687-6090.
Open during events and by appt.

Peacock Gallery and Auburn Arts Studio
Auburn Botanic Gardens, cnr Chisholm and Chiswick streets, Auburn 2144.
(02) 8745-9794, 9735-1222.
Tues-Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
To Oct 23 Objects in Space: Artists in the Garden. Curator Glenn Barkley considers the influence and inspiration of Japanese aesthetics and the botanical on contemporary art forms. Spread across the gallery and the Auburn Botanic Gardens the exhibition considers the garden as an object in itself, with the sculptural incursions a way of articulating form, time and space.
Artists: Audrey D’Mello, Merran Esson, Steve Harrison, Christopher Hodges, Keiko Matsui, Mitsuo Shoji, Abdullah M. I Syed, Garry Trinh, Toni Warburton and Cameron Williams.

Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest
86 River Road, Emu Plains 2750.
(02) 4735-1100.
Free entry.
Daily 9.00 to 5.00.

65 Berry Street, North Sydney 2060.
Mon-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 4.00.


Robin Gibson Gallery
278 Liverpool Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9331-6692.
To Oct 5 Peter Blayney.
Oct 8 to Nov 2 Kyra Henley and Melinda Marshman.

Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery
8 Soudan Lane (off Hampden Street), Paddington 2021.
(02) 9331-1919
Fax 9331-5609.
Director: Roslyn Oxley (member of ACGA).
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
To Oct 15 Group Exhibition.
Oct 17 to Nov 19 (opening Thurs Oct 20, 6-8pm) Isaac Julien.


S.H. Ervin Gallery
National Trust of Australia (NSW), Watson Road, Observatory Hill, The Rocks 2000.
(02) 9258-0173.
Tues-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
To Oct 30 Black Mist Burnt Country: Testing the Bomb. Maralinga and Australian Art. A national touring exhibition of artworks by Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists marking the 60th anniversary of British atomic testseries in Australia. The exhibition revisits the history of the test program at places such as Maralinga, Emu and Montebello Island, through works across the mediums of painting, printmaking, sculpture, photography, music and new media spanning seven decades.
Curated by JD Mittmann, curator and manager of collections at Burrinja Dandenong Ranges Cultural Centre. The project has been assisted by the Australian Government’s Visions of Australia program and developed through the National Exhibition Touring Support (NETS) Victoria, with assistance from the Gordon Darling Foundation.

Sabbia Gallery
120 Glenmore Road, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9361-6448.
Directors: Anna Grigson and Maria Grimaldi.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.00.
Oct 14 to Nov 5 Main Gallery: A Journal new work in glass by Tim Edwards. Gallery Two: On the nature of things new works in ceramics by Cathy Franzi.

Cathy Franzi, Coast Banksia     Tim Edwards, Line Drawing # 15
Left: Cathy Franzi, Coast Banksia, 2016, porcelain, 44.5 x 18 x 14.5cm
Right: Tim Edwards, Line Drawing # 15, 2016, blown glass, wheel cut, 39.5 x 43 x 17cm

Saint Cloche
37 MacDonald Street, Paddington 2021.
Director: Kitty Wong.
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
To Oct 9 Smile – an experimental collaborative project by the Sydney-based artists EGYBOY and Angus Gardner that will playfully explore the porous boundaries between streetart, contemporary ceramics, painting and fashion. Both artists are stable mates at Square One Studios located in inner-city Sydney and draw inspiration directly from the urban environment.
Oct 20 to 23 Clay – book launch and exhibition. Clay seeks to bring the pages of this new book to life, with pieces from 53 artists profiled in the book. Curated by Amber Creswell Bell.

SCA Galleries
Sydney College of the Arts
Balmain Road (enter opposite Cecily Street), Rozelle 2040.
(02) 9351-1008.
Free admission.
Mon-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.00 (during exhibitions).
On-site parking is available and all SCA galleries are wheelchair accessible.
Oct 6 to 29 The Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Artists Travel Award, 2016 Finalist Exhibition – Bonita Bub, Andre Hemer, Emily Hunt, Biljana Jancic and Clare Milledge.
Also, Future Stratigraphy – John Roloff, Josh Wodak, Tim Collins & Reiki Goto, Tracey Clement, David Haines & Joyce Hinterding, Elaine Gan, Kath Fries, Sean O’Connell, Penny Dunstan, Bryden Williams, Emma Robertson, Dell Walker, Kenneth Mitchell and Madeleine Boyd.

Sheffer Gallery
38 Lander Street, Darlington 2008.
(02) 9310-5683.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
Oct 12 to 22 Brandt Lewis.

Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation (SCAF)
16-20 Goodhope Street, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9331-1112.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
To Dec 10 SCAF Courtyard Garden: Fugitive Structures 2016: Vo Trong Nghia Architects: Green Ladder presented in partnership with BVN, SCAF Project 31.
Oct 7 to Dec 10 Collection+: Greg Semu, curated by Mark Feary, SCAF Project 33.

The Shop Gallery
Glebe Point Road, Glebe
Daily 12.00 to 7.00.
Oct 23 to 29 What Maketh A Man by Guy James Whitworth. A solo exhibition is intended to deconstruct and challenge the concept of modern masculinity, gender roles and sexual politics by literally stripping away all that pretense and artifice. Over 40 studies of the male nude. A sportsman, a body builder, a political activist, an investment banker, a dancer and a poet are just a small selection of the brave souls who have bared all to help redefine what makes a man under the artistic interpretation of Whitworth’s eye.

Guy James Whitworth     Guy James Whitworth, Matt R
Left: Guy James Whitworth. Photograph: Ryan Alexander
Right: Guy James Whitworth, Matt R, arcylic on board, 80 x 50cm

SNO Contemporary Art Projects
Level 1, 175 Marrickville Road, Marrickville 2204.
Fri-Sun 12.00 to 5.00 or by appt.

Soho Galleries
Cnr Crown and Cathedral streets, Sydney 2000.
(02) 9326-9066
Fax 9358-2939.
Tues-Sun 12.00 to 6.00.
Soho Galleries celebrating 20 years exhibiting innovative contemporary art.
Oct 1 to Nov 4 Manifesto of Dreams realist paintings by Graeme Balchin, and group sculpture.

Graeme Balchin, The Stolen Magnolia     Zygmunt Libucha, Felicity
Left: Graeme Balchin, The Stolen Magnolia, oil on linen, 50 x 50cm
Right: Zygmunt Libucha, Felicity, bronze on marble base, 33 x 28 x 10cm

81 Abercrombie Street, Chippendale 2008.
(02) 9690-0655.
Director: Michelle Perry.
Wed-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
Sept 28 to Oct 16 (opening Sat Oct 1, 3-5pm with the artists) Abstract – gallery and invited artists.
Oct 19 to 30 (opening Sat Oct 22, 3-5pm) Spring at SPOT81 – affordable works.

STACKS Projects
191 Victoria Street, Potts Point 2011.
Directors: Meredith Birrell, Kaya Clarkson, Amber Hearn, Joanne Makas and Ioulia Terizis.
Thurs-Sat 11.00 to 6.00, Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
To Oct 16 Colour Acting by Matthew Allen.
Oct 17 to 22 cunctations in II parts by Angela Stretch.
Oct 26 to Nov 20 Primitive Shadows – by Kenneth Craig Lambert.

Stanley Street Gallery
1/52-54 Stanley Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9368-1142.
Directors: Merilyn Bailey and Liza Feeney.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
To Oct 1 Objects for an Unknown Future Museum by Sally Simpson – ritual and time are combined to transform and empower our detritus. Simpson creates objects that belong to a continuous cross-cultural tradition by referencing humanities attempt to control forces beyond our control.
Oct 5 to 29 Borne – sculpture for the body – 27 artists. At what point does ‘sculpture’ become ‘jewellery’? Is it just a question of application or scale? Curated by Margarita Sampson.

Lynda Draper, Tiara
Lynda Draper, Tiara, ceramics, 30 x 28 x 28cm

State Library of NSW
Macquarie Street, Sydney 2000.
(02) 9273-1414.
Free entry.
Daily 9.00 to 5.00, Thurs 9.00 to 8.00.
To Jan 15, 2017 Planting Dreams: exhibitions for the everyday gardener and garden enthusiast – Grand Garden Designs, and Shaping Australian Gardens.

Stella Downer Fine Art
2 Danks Street, Waterloo 2017.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Oct 4 to 29 (opening Sat Oct 8, 3-5pm) Mach-in-able: Beneficial Machines for ill-fated animals by Trevor Weekes.
Nov 1 to 26 (opening Sat Nov 5, 3-5pm) A cup of sea to sail in by Tanya Chaitow.

Stills Gallery
36 Gosbell Street, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9331-7775.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Oct 8 to Nov 5 Dark Wonder by Robyn Stacey. Sydney-based photographer Stacey transforms entire rooms into walk-in camera obscuras. Masking windows to leave just a ray of light, the view outside is projected, as if by magic, over the roomís interiors, but upside down and in reverse.

Robyn Stacey, Wendy Whiteley's Library, Lavender Bay
© Robyn Stacey, Wendy Whiteley’s Library, Lavender Bay, 2016
Courtesy the artist and Stills Gallery, Sydney

799 Elizabeth Street , Zetland 2017.
(02) 9698-4696.
Directors: Ursula Sullivan and Joanna Strumpf.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, or by appt.
Oct 15 to Nov 12 (opening Sat Oct 15, 3pm) Oneirophrenia by Tim Silver.
Oct 28 to Nov 30 The Pygmalion by Alex Seton. Read more…

Alex Seton, Bentwood Hybrids
Alex Seton, Bentwood hybrids, 2016, Bianca Carrara and original Austrian bentwood chairs, ongoing series, each 94 x 42 x 45cm
Photograph: Mark Pokorny
Courtesy the artist and Sullivan + Strumpf, Sydney and Singapore

Sydney Sculpture Conference – Sculpture: In Public Space
Thurs Oct 27, 9.30am to 5.30pm at Sydney Opera House.
Coinciding with the twentieth anniversary of Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, international and Australian speakers will come together to discuss the importance, impact, challenges and opportunities of sculpture in public space.
Presented by Sculpture by the Sea and Yorkshire Sculpture Park.
Tickets: $135 standard, $70 concession card holders.
For conference program, speaker bios and tickets


TAP Art Gallery
T (02) 9361-0440.
Daily 12.00 to 6.00.
Please see website for information.

Tortoiseshell Gallery
11 Roslyn Gardens, Elizabeth Bay 2011.
(02) 9331-8481.
Director: Anthony Stokes Hughes.
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 6.00, or by appt.


UNSW Galleries
UNSW Art & Design, Oxford Street (cnr of Greens Road), Paddington 2021.
(02) 8936-0888.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
To Oct 1 John Fries Award 2016.
To Nov 5 Troubled Waters explores climate change on natural and marine environments.

Utopia Art Sydney
2 Danks Street, Waterloo 2017.
(02) 9699-2900.
Director: Christopher Hodges.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
Oct 1 to 22 Relief by Simryn Gill a recent body of work from Gill’s residency at Espace Louis Vuitton, Munich.

UTS Gallery
University of Technology Sydney, Level 4, 702 Harris Street, Ultimo 2007.
(02) 9514-1284.
Senior Curator: Tania Creighton.
Mon to Fri 12.00 to 6.00.
Oct 4 to Nov 25 I Had To Do It by Ella Barclay. Read more…

Ella Barclay, Summoning the Nereid Nerdz
Ella Barclay, Summoning the Nereid Nerdz, 2015, looped video projected onto mist in a suspended acrylic tank
Courtesy the artist and UTS Gallery, Sydney


Verge Gallery
Jane Foss Russell Plaza, (off City Road), Darlington, University of Sydney 2006.
(02) 9563-6218.
Sept 30 to Oct 7 a collaborative development project between artists Tim Bruniges, Boris Bagattini and Brooke Stamp.
Oct 11 to 22 The Annual shortlist of works from the Verge Awards.

Vermilion Contemporary Chinese Art
5/16 Hickson Road, Walsh Bay 2000.
(02) 9241-3323.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 7.00.


Warringah Creative Space
105 Abbott Road, North Curl Curl 2099.
(02) 9942-2522.
Thurs-Sun 10.00 to 4.00.
To Oct 9 From Natural to Abstraction group show by the Art and Soul Collective Inc.
Oct 11 to 23 Sew Far solo exhibition by Megan Robert, Kimbriki Artist in Residence.
Oct 26 to Nov 13 Two Views by Dave Wiggs and Sally West painting ëen plein airí.

Warringah Printmakers Studio
Manly Vale Community Centre complex,
cnr Condamine and Lovett streets (entry on Condamine Street), Manly Vale 2093.
For one day only. Sat Oct 8, 10am-4.30pm. Show and Sell – view a wide variety of members works for sale at reasonable prices.

Watters Gallery
109 Riley Street, East Sydney 2010.
(02) 9331-2556.
Tues and Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Wed-Fri 10.00 to 7.00.
To Oct 8 Richard Larter: paintings.
Oct 12 to 29 Group Sculpture Exhibition.

Western Sydney University Art Gallery
Werrington North Campus
AD Building, (Werrington North) Penrith Campus,
Great Western Highway, Werrington 2747.
(02) 4620-3450.
Contact: Monica McMahon.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00.
Parking $7 per day.
To Nov 25 Refuge an exhibition of works by Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication) Western Sydney University students.

White Rabbit Gallery
30 Balfour Street (near Central Station), Chippendale 2008.
(02) 8399-2867.
Wed-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
An unrivalled collection of 21st-century Chinese contemporary art.
To Feb, 2017 Vile Bodies in which artists from China and Taiwan explore the monsters and mutants of myth, imagination, biotech and psychology. Artists include Zhang Dali, Li Shan, Xia Xiaowan and Luxury Logico.

Woollahra Council Chambers
536 New South Head Road, Double Bay 2028.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 10.00 to 4.00.
Oct 15 to 30 The Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize.
Artist talks: Sat Oct 15.
Free group tours call (02) 9391-7135.

Todd Robinson, Psychic Staircase


Suite 1.01 Eastern Exchange, 318 Liverpool Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9332-1590.
Wed-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.30.
Oct 6 to Nov 5 Think Sculpture by John Barbour.