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 December 2016 / Janaury 2017 exhibition schedules are listed below, for listings of art galleries in other Australian states please use the links above.
Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW)
Art Gallery Road, Sydney 2000.
(02) 9225-1744, 1800-679-278. www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au
Admission charges apply to some exhibitions.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
Art After Hours: Wed to 9pm.
To Jan 29, 2017 Art from Milingimbi: taking memories back.
To Feb 5, 2017 Nude: art from the Tate collection.
To Feb 19, 2017 Eko Nugroho: Lot lost. Also, Manifesto.
To April, 2017 Beyond words: calligraphic traditions of Asia.
Until April 2, 2017 Barbara Cleveland: Bodies in Time. Read more…
Barbara Cleveland, Bodies in Time (video still), 2016, single channel HD video Art Gallery of New South Wales, Viktoria Marinov Bequest Fund 2016 Copyright Barbara Cleveland with choreography by Angela Goh. Photograph: Zan Wimberley
To May, 2017 Brett Whiteley: naked at Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills. Fri-Sun only.
Dec 22 to Feb 19, 2017 Yes yes yes yes: graphics from the 1960s and 1970s.
Jan 26 to April 23, 2017 ARTEXPRESS 2017.
Fan Dongwang, Dragon, acrylic on canvas, 2015, 142 x 140cm
281 Clarence Street, Sydney CBD 2000.
(02) 9283-4273. www.gaffa.com.au
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Gaffa is an independent creative precinct, artist-run in attitude and execution.
Dec 8 to 19 (opening Thurs Dec 8, 6-8pm) Makers Matter group show of SCA students and alumni, curated by Kimberley Peel. Also, Look at this stuff, isn’t it neat!? by Kieran Butler, and Rheology – ‘forms that flow’ by Elyse Goldfinch.
Jan 19 to 30, 2017 (opening Thurs Jan 19, 6-8pm) Get amongst it group show.
Gallery closed Dec 20 to Jan 18, 2017.
The Ken Done Gallery
1 Hickson Road, The Rocks 2000.
Fax (02) 8274-4545. firstname.lastname@example.org www.kendone.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 5.30.
Limited edition prints, posters and other art related products as well as Ken’s newly released autobiography ‘A life coloured in’, published by Harper Collins, is available for sale in the gallery shop.
Welcome Summer! We are celebrating the arrival of summer in Sydney with a wonderful collection of works focused on Ken’s love of the water-reef canvases depicting the riot of colour found under the water and beach paintings exuding the pulsating heat of a Sydney summer. Completing this exhibition is a new suite of four large Sydney Harbour canvases in the artist’s much loved Postcard style.
Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA)
Circular Quay West, 140 George Street, The Rocks 2000.
(02) 9245-2400. email@example.com www.mca.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 5.00 (Wed Lights on Later: to 9.00pm).
To Dec 4 Primavera – enjoy works from eight young Australian artists aged 35 years and under during this annual exhibition.
Also, Louise Hearman – experience the first major museum survey of Australian painter, and Archibald Prize 2016 winner.
To March 5, 2017 Tatsuo Miyajima: Connect with Everything. Immerse yourself in illuminated rooms, sculptures and philosophy as you explore the artwork of one of Japan’s leading contemporary artists, Tatsuo Miyajima. Read more…
S.H. Ervin Gallery
National Trust of Australia (NSW), Watson Road, Observatory Hill, The Rocks 2000.
(02) 9258-0173. firstname.lastname@example.org www.shervingallery.com.au
Tues-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
To Dec 18 Portia Geach Memorial Award. The annual award exhibition for portraiture by contemporary Australian women artists displays selected entries from artists across the nation representing diversity in contemporary portrait painting.
Jenny Rodgerson, bound by the big red coat, 2016. Courtesy the artist
Jan 7 to March 26, 2017 Margaret Olley: Painter, Peer, Mentor, Muse. This major exhibition celebrates the influences of Margaret Olley and explores the influences of her teachers, her friends that helped shape her as a painter and finally her legacy to those artists she championed. The exhibition includes works by Margaret Olley alongside those of her mentors Caroline Barker and Jean Bellette, her friends Margaret Cilento, William Dobell, Russell Drysdale, Moya Dyring, Donald Friend, Jeffrey Smart, David Strachan and Anne Weinholt and the generation of artists whose work she championed including Robert Barnes, Criss Canning, Cressida Campbell, Nicholas Harding and Ben Quilty. Curated by Renee Porter. Supported by the Margaret Olley Art Trust.
Gallery closed Dec 19 to Jan 6, 2017 inclusive.
Margaret Olley, Portrait in the Mirror, 1948 Collection Art Gallery of New South Wales; Gift of the artist 2001
State Library of NSW
Macquarie Street, Sydney 2000.
(02) 9273-1414. www.sl.nsw.gov.au
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.
Troy Quinliven, Rilke, 2016, oil on canvas, 30.5 x 23cm
Kevin McKay, Calooma II Bondi Rd, 2016, oil on board, 42 x 59.5cm
81 Abercrombie Street, Chippendale 2008.
(02) 9690-0655. email@example.com www.spot81.com
Director: Michelle Perry.
Wed-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
Dec 7 to 21 (opening Sat Dec 10, 3-5pm) with the artists) Paper – Paul Connor, Helen Geier, Roslyn Kean, Graham Kuo, Sokquon Tran and Tianli Zu.
Jan 18 to 29, 2017 (opening Sat Jan 21, 3-5pm with the artists) Flying – group show, curated by Yusuf Osman.
University of Technology Sydney, Level 4, 702 Harris Street, Ultimo 2007.
(02) 9514-1284. firstname.lastname@example.org art.uts.edu.au
Senior Curator: Tania Creighton.
Mon to Fri 12.00 to 6.00, Sat 12.00 to 4.00.
Gallery closed over the summer period, reopening March 7, 2017 with Surface Tension a solo exhibition by Biljana Jancic.
Jane Foss Russell Plaza, (off City Road), Darlington, University of Sydney 2006.
(02) 9563-6218. email@example.com verge-gallery.net
To Dec 3 MOP is presenting Modes Of Practice at Verge Gallery featuring previous MOP members in a celebratory group show that looks back over 14 years.
To Dec 11 Verge Gallery is presenting D_O_T in a MOP show at Galerie pompom. D_O_T features the line work of painters from Papunya Tjupi Arts in a large scale painted installation. Read more…
Gallery closed Dec 4 to Feb 2, 2017.
D_O_T, installation view Photograph: Docqment
White Rabbit Gallery
30 Balfour Street (near Central Station), Chippendale 2008.
(02) 8399-2867. www.whiterabbitcollection.org
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.
Gallery closed Dec 19 to Jan 3, 2017 inclusive.
181 Old South Head Road, Bondi Junction 2022.
0411-138-308. firstname.lastname@example.org www.artatrium.com.au
Director: Simon Chan.
Mon-Sat 11.00 to 4.00 or by appt.
To Dec 17 (opening Sat Nov 26, 2.30-4.30pm) Summer Sojourn – End of Year Group Exhibition.
The Cross Art Projects
8 Llankelly Lane (off Orwell Street), Kings Cross 2011.
(02) 9357-2058, 0406-537-933. email@example.com www.crossart.com.au
Director: Jo Holder.
Thurs-Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
To Dec 10 Ground Up: Warmun Artists’ fundraiser for Gija Language classes at Warmun Community, WA. Speakers: Sat Dec 3, 3pm.
Gallery open by appt Jan, 2017.
13-17 Riley Street, Woolloomooloo 2011. firstname.lastname@example.org www.firstdraftgallery.com
An artist run organisation for emerging and experimental art practice.
On 2 December from 6-10pm an exhibition will mark the ongoing legacy of Firstdraft in celebration of their 30th year. ‘1986’ will include artists – Akil Ahamat, Penelope Benton + Alexandra Clapham, Linda Brescia, Hannah Bronte, Sarah Goffman, Amala Groom, The Kingpins, Andrew McLellan, Claudia Nicholson, Nat Randall, Sezzo Snot, Simo Soo, Shahmen Suku, Salote Tawale, Kimch Princi. Read more…
OUROBOROS, 2015, curated by Justin Shoulder for Firstdraft Live. Photograph: document photography
Stephen Trebilcock, Cornucopian Selection, oil on canvas, 60 x 176cm
9 Darley Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9380-9909. email@example.com www.gallery9.com.au
Director: Allan Cooley.
Manager: Scott Millington.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 6.00, Sun-Tues by appt.
To Dec 10 Louise Tuckwell: Paintings and Tapestries.
Also, Ed Bats.
Cnr Crown and Cathedral streets, Sydney 2000.
Fax 9358-2939. firstname.lastname@example.org www.sohogalleries.net
Tues-Sun 12.00 to 6.00. Gallery closed Christmas Day.
Soho Galleries celebrating 20 years exhibiting innovative contemporary art.
Dec 17 to Jan 31, 2017 All The Best Group Exhibition paintings, sculpture and wall relief.
Conchita Carambano, Wild About You, mixed medium on canvas, 183 x 183cm
To Feb, 2017 ArtPark Australia Sculpture at the Wharf, contemporary Australian sculpture exhibition.
Andrew Rogers, Mind Body and Soul, silicon bronze, unique, 250 x 80 x 60cm
191 Victoria Street, Potts Point 2011. email@example.com www.stacksprojects.com
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 Dec 11 Figuring / Grounding – STACKS Directors Show.
Dec 15 to 22 Underwater Love ephemeral wall painting by Grant Colquhoun.
Jan 9 to 29, 2017 Performance Month at STACKS. See web and Facebook for more details on the program.
Film screening: Stories about hope documentary by Nadine Koroleva on Wed Jan 25.
Gallery closed Dec 23 to Jan 8, 2017.
UNSW Art & Design, Oxford Street (cnr of Greens Road), Paddington 2021.
(02) 8936-0888. firstname.lastname@example.org www.artdesign.unsw.edu.au/unsw-galleries
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
Nov 30 to Dec 10 A&D Annual 2016 the largest national showcase of graduate contemporary art, design and creative media work.
Jan 7 to March 25, 2017 EXIT (Diller Scofidio + Renfro) presented in association with Sydney Festival, a multi-channel, immersive film installation about the impact on our planet of climate change and global migration.
109 Riley Street, East Sydney 2010.
(02) 9331-2556. email@example.com www.wattersgallery.com
Tues and Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Wed-Fri 10.00 to 7.00.
To Dec 17 WAR – Howard, Mombassa, Macleod, Larter, Salmon, Waller, Searle and others, curated by Geoffrey Legge.
Jan 18 to Feb 4, 2017 Special Group Exhibition.
Gallery closes Dec 17 reopens Jan 17, 2017.
Suite 1.01 Eastern Exchange, 318 Liverpool Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9332-1590. www.yuillcrowley.com
Wed-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.30.
To Dec 17 Knights in White Satin – Christopher Firmstone, Pat Macan and Robert Macpherson.
Brett Whiteley Studio
2 Raper Street, Surry Hills 2010.
(02) 9225-1881. firstname.lastname@example.org www.brettwhiteley.org
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 May 14, 2017 Naked the genesis of Whiteley’s figurative works were crystallised in the early sixties when he shifted away from abstractions to the next phase – the nude. Through drawings, paintings and sculptures discover Whiteley’s interpretation of the nude, both sensual and erotic, over many decades. Featuring Wendy Whiteley in various poses in the bath, these intimate works, a celebration of love, are both erotic and sensual in form and subject.
Last weekend open is Dec 16, 17 and 18.
Gallery closed Fri 23, Sat 24, Sun 25, Fri 30, Sat 31 Dec, and Sun 1 Jan, 2017.
The Depot Gallery
2 Danks Street, Waterloo 2017.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.00.
Nov 30 to Dec 10 The Poetry of Trees by Ulan Murray; www.ulanmurray.com Ulan Murray, Arafa (Giant), 200 x 90 x 80cm
Stella Downer Fine Art
2 Danks Street, Waterloo 2017.
0402-018-283. email@example.com www.stelladownerfineart.com.au
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Nov 29 to Dec 17 (opening Sat Dec 3, 3-5pm) Aku Aku: Journey from Central Asia to Easter Island by Rae Bolotin.
We are moving as of Dec 17.
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Polly Borland, Not Good at Human, 2016, archival pigment print Courtesy the artist and Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
Also, Clark’s Myriorama & Other Projects by Tony Clark.
Tony Clark, Sections from Clark’s Myriorama, 2016, acrylic and ink on paper Courtesy the artist and Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
Jan 26 to Feb 11, 2017, 2017 Group Exhibition an exhibition of works by all Sullivan+Strumpf represented artists.
Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran, 2016
Courtesy the artist and Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
Utopia Art Sydney
2 Danks Street, Waterloo 2017.
(02) 9699-2900. firstname.lastname@example.org www.utopiaartsydney.com.au
Director: Christopher Hodges.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
Dec 3 to 24 The Last Hurrah the last exhibition to be held by Utopia Art Sydney at 2 Danks Street, after 15 years. The Last Hurrah will be a salon hang involving all of the gallery’s artists.
2017 will be an exciting new adventure, stay tuned.
10 Junction Street, Marrickville 2204.
0438-020-661. email@example.com www.airspaceprojects.com
Directors: Sally Clarke and Brenda Factor.
Thurs-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 5.00 first three weeks each month.
Dec 2 to 17 Gallery 1 + The Cranny: Grey Area: 12 artists including Nuha Saad, Christine Dean and David Sequeira. Gallery 2: Traverse by Gillian Lavery. Deep Space: Tabi-Tabi Po (May I Pass) by Marikit Santiago.
Gallery closed through Jan, reopens Feb 10, 2017.
Articulate project space
497 Parramatta Road (opposite Cass Bros), Leichhardt 2040. articulate497.blogspot.com.au articulateupstairs.blogspot.com.au
Fri-Sun 11.00 to 5.00 (or as listed).
To Dec 5 Stable – Kath Fries, Fiona Kemp, Danica Knezevic and Nuha Saad, curated by Fiona Kemp. ArticulateUpstairs: Whizzing Tinge by Amanda Airs.
Dec 10 to 24 (opening Fri Dec 9, 6-8pm) Articulate Turns Six: What Next? show by artists who have previously shown at Articulate.
Jan 7 to 22, 2017 (opening Fri Jan 6, 6-8pm) Displacement, project space #13 by Perrine Lecroix, visiting artist from France. Read more… ArticulateUpstairs: Fashist (Summer Wardrobe) by Sarah J Newall.
Stephen Gorton, David Boyd, pastel on paper, 84 x 59.5cm
Stephen Gorton, Fiona, oil on canvas, 90 x 120cm
Jan 17 to 31, 2017 Glass, Ceramic & Object Show a group exhibition. New Breathing Colours Studio open at 760 Darling Street, Rozelle.
Workshops available in 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.
Chrissie Cotter Gallery
Pidcock Street, Camperdown 2050.
Thurs-Sun 11.00 to 6.00, or byappt.
Dec 1 to 11 (opening Thurs Dec 1, 6-8pm) Light and the disappearing line solo exhibition of landscape oil paintings by Ochre Lawson.
47 Enmore Road, Newtown 2042.
(02) 9557-8483. www.defiancegallery.com
Director: Campbell Robertson-Swann. firstname.lastname@example.org
Manager: Lauren Harvey. email@example.com
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Dec 11 to 22 Step up to the Plate – a group show of painted ceramic plates, vases and jugs by 30 artists including Peter Godwin, Ann Thomson, Michael Buzacott, Dan Kyle, Charmaine Pike, Dave Teer, Tim Kyle and invited artists Euan Macleod, Reg Mombassa & James Rogers (courtesy of Watters Gallery), Elisabeth Cummings (courtesy of King Street Gallery on William), Angus Nivison & Glen Barkley (courtesy of Utopia Art Sydney), Stephen Bird (courtesy of Olsen Gallery) and many more.
Gallery closed through Jan, re-opening on Feb 10, 2017
144 Victoria Street, Ashfield 2131.
(02) 9581-6070. firstname.lastname@example.org trinity.nsw.edu.au/delmar-gallery
Wed-Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
To Dec 4 Resolved: Journeys in Australian Design – Adam Cornish, Adam Goodrum, Alex Gilmour, Ben McCarthy, Bic Tieu, Chris Hardy, Fukutoshi, Gary Galego, Kate Stokes, Marc Harrison, Matt Conway and Zoë MacDonell. This major touring design exhibition from the Australian Design Centre and Workshop goes behind the scenes to uncover the design journey of 12 contemporary Australian designers from inspiration to final resolution.
Gallery closed over the Christmas break, reopens Feb 1, 2017.
Kate Owen Gallery
680 Darling Street, Rozelle 2039.
(02) 9555-5283. email@example.com www.kateowengallery.com
Daily 10.00 to 6.00.
A multiple award winning gallery in Sydney’s Inner West that specialises in contemporary Aboriginal art for modern interiors.
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.
To Dec 30, 10th annual end of Year SALE at Kate Owen Gallery.
Gloria Petyarre, Bush Medicine, 122 x 183cm
Jan 6 to 29, 2017 From the Vault – ‘Director’s Choice’ exhibition displaying some of our finest pieces from the vault of our collectors’ gallery.
Tommy Watson, Kata Tjuta, 175 x 200cm
Kerrie Lowe Gallery
49-51 King Street, Newtown 2042.
Fax 9550-1996. firstname.lastname@example.org kerrielowe.com
Mon-Sat 10.00 to 5.30 (Thurs 10.00 to 7.00).
To Dec 24 Christmas 2016 ceramics, paintings, prints, sculpture and jewellery.
Jan 18 to Feb 15, 2017 Summer Show.
Gallery closed Dec 25 to Jan 18, 2017.
Kwirak Choung, Woodfired Vessel, 2016, stoneware, fired three times in Anagama kiln, 39 x 49cm
Christine MacKinnon, Crown of Thorns, 2016, porcelain, 20 x 19 x 19cm
SCA Galleries Sydney College of the Arts
Balmain Road (enter opposite Cecily Street), Rozelle 2040.
(02) 9351-1008. email@example.com sydney.edu.au/sca/ 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.
Grace Cossington Smith Gallery
Gate 7, 1666 Pacific Highway, Wahroonga 2076.
(02) 9473-7878. www.gcsgallery.com.au facebook.com/gcsgallery
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 9.00 to 4.00.
To Dec 10 Grace Cossington Smith art award an exhibition of finalists.
Jan 25 to Feb 18, 2017 Endless Answers, One Question works by 28 members of the Sydney group – Open Bite Printmakers, celebrating 25 years of etching, collagraph, woodblock, lithograph, screenprint, lino cut and monoprints.
Gallery closed Dec 11 to Jan 25, 2017.
Manly Art Gallery & Museum
West Esplanade Reserve, Manly 2095.
(02) 9976-1421. firstname.lastname@example.org www.manly.nsw.gov.au/attractions/gallery
Director: Michael Hedger.
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 5.00, closed public hols.
Dec 9 to Feb 19, 2017 Ku-ring-gai pH: art + science > project – this collaborative exhibition and residency project explores connections between art and science after a twelve month immersion by the groups within Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park NSW. Presented by Eramboo Artist Environment, NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service and Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Aboriginal Heritage Office and supported by the Australian Government’s Catalyst – Australian Arts and Culture Fund and Pittwater Environmental Foundation, this exciting project is curated by Susan Milne and Katherine Roberts; www.kuringgaieramboo.com.au
Lisa Roberts and Prof Bill Gladstone, Seagrass Dreaming: Aquatic Photosynthesis, oil on cotton duck, 215 x 118cm
Mosman Art Gallery
Cnr Art Gallery Way and Myahgah Road, Mosman 2088.
(02) 9978-4178. email@example.com mosmanartgallery.org.au
Director: John Cheeseman.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00, closed public hols.
Dec 3 to Jan 29, 2017 Slipstitch: Contemporary Australian Embroidery – Mae Finlayson, David Green, Lucas Grogan, Alice Kettle, Tim Moore, Silke Raetze, Demelza Sherwood, Matt Siwerski, Jane Theau, Sera Waters, Elyse Watkins and Ilke White. Slipstitch is an Ararat Regional Art Gallery and NETS Victoria Touring exhibition.
Mae Finlayson, Blanche, Her Heart Sank, 2008, mixed media
Also, Paper Visionary: Works on paper by Ruth Faerber from the Mosman Art Collection. Ruth Faerber is an important artist in the history of Australian printmaking and hand-made paper based art forms.
Annette Larkin Fine Art New location
Suite 4, 8 Soudan Lane, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9332-4614. firstname.lastname@example.org www.annettelarkin.com
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 Dec 17 Sweet Nature by Liane Rossler – an exhibition of clay works. Read more…
Closing Dec 17, by appt only in Jan until reopening with a group exhibition Jan 24, 2017.
McLean Edwards (1972–), Cricketers, oil on canvas, 102 x 102cm
Janet Clayton Gallery
406 Oxford Street, Paddington 2021.
(02) 8540-5066. email@example.com www.janetclaytongallery.com.au
Wed-Fri 10.30 to 4.30, Sat 10.00 to 6.00, Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
To Dec 18 A Scoop of Mist by Toshiko Oiyama. Upstairs: This Moment by Lee Hong.
Jan 7 to 29, 2017 Preen by Emily Valentine. Upstairs: Three Women featuring Jane Giblin, Vivienne Haley and Susan Wald.
Gallery closed Dec 19 to Jan 6, 2017.
63 Jersey Road, Woollahra 2025.
Fax 9327-3944. firstname.lastname@example.org www.olsengallery.com
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
To Dec 11 Ideography by Stephen Ormandy.
Dec 14 to Jan 29, 2017 New Paintings by Marie Hagerty. Also, Recent Works by Rob Pruitt and Jonathan Horowitz. Olsen: 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.
Dec 10 to Jan 7, 2017 Marisa Purcell.
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery
8 Soudan Lane (off Hampden Street), Paddington 2021.
Fax 9331-5609. email@example.com www.roslynoxley9.com.au
Director: Roslyn Oxley (member of ACGA).
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
To Dec 16 Lead light by David Noonan. Also, Renee So.
Jan 19 to Feb 11, 2017 Nyapanyapa Yunupingu.
Gallery closed Dec 18 to Jan 16, 2017.
120 Glenmore Road, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9361-6448. firstname.lastname@example.org www.sabbiagallery.com
Directors: Anna Grigson and Maria Grimaldi.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.00.
Dec 13 to 22 Salute XII – group exhibition of new work from Sabbia’s glass and ceramic artists.
Jan 25 to Feb 25, 2017 Review – Masters of Glass Series 2017.
Gallery closed Dec 23 to Jan 16, 2017 inclusive.
37 MacDonald Street, Paddington 2021. email@example.com www.saintcloche.com
Director: Kitty Wong.
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
Dec 6 to 18 Counterpoints by Chris Antico and Serena Horton. Explore Counterpoints, where established Australian visual artist Chris Antico and UK-born, Sydney-based ceramicist Serena Horton present two unique bodies of work that have arrived at a surprisingly similar destination. A galaxy awayfrom the urban embodiments of Anticoís works are the extra terrestrial vessels that have emerged from the furnace of Horton’s imagination.
Dec 20 to Jan 29, 2017 Brasília – delight in the sinuous form and minimalist aesthetic that inspired the construction of the concrete jungle, Brasília. This group show Brasília includes the work of 10 artists that have been inspired by the fluid architectural forms that punctuate the cityscape and the energy and passion that defines Brazilian culture. Expect to be transported to this exotic city which is capital of the vibrant country and the birthplace of Brazilian modernism.
36 Gosbell Street, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9331-7775. firstname.lastname@example.org www.stillsgallery.com.au
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
To Dec 23 White Sheet Series by Stephen Dupont – photographed in front of a simple white sheet Duponts travelling, makeshift studio White Sheet Series presents a great diversity of people, including Saddhus spiritual men in India, tribal members in remote Papua New Guinea, school kids in Cuba, and young women dressed in their best at the Royal Randwick Racecourse.
Gallery closes Dec 23, and reopens Jan 18, 2017.
Bundeena Maianbar Art Trail Royal National Park www.arttrail.com.au
10.00 to 4.00 – 1st Sun every month.
The Bundeena Maianbar Art Trail are a collective of over 20 artists who open their studios to the public on the first Sunday 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. email@example.com www.campbelltownartscentre.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.
To Dec 15 Fisher’s Ghost Art Award Exhibition. Showcasing the works of the 2016 Fisher’s Ghost Art Award.
Jan 13 to March 26, 2017 Another Day In Paradise by Myuran Sukumaran. Campbelltown Arts Centre and Sydney Festival present the first major exhibition by artist Myuran Sukumaran along with a series of newly commissioned artworks by leading Australian artists – Abdul-Rahman Abdullah,Safdar Ahmed, Megan Cope, Jagath Dheerasekara, Taloi Havini, Khaled Sabsabi and Matthew Sleeth, whose works respond to the death penalty and profile human rights. Read more…
Ben Quilty – Myuran Sukumaran Paintings
Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre A cultural facility of Liverpool City Council
1 Powerhouse Road, Casula 2170 (access via Shepherd Street, Liverpool).
(02) 9824-1121. firstname.lastname@example.org www.casulapowerhouse.com
Ample parking available or alight at Casula Train Station.
Mon-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
Dec 9 to Feb 12, 2017 New World Order – Hany Armanious, Simon Denny, Beau Emmett, Eva & Franco Mattes, Soda_Jerk, Jess Johnson, Alexis Mailles & Yujun Ye, Ryan Presley, Zoe M. Robertson, Suzanne Treister and Pope Alice Xorporation. Exposés, conspiracy theories, cybernetic tarot cards, hacked city-scapes, UFO blanket paintings, alternate currencies, illusions, paradoxes and alternate endings, New World Order is an opportunity to think about how we make sense of the world in a post-internet era. Curated by Ella Barclay and Toni Bailey.
Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre
782 Kingsway, Gymea 2227.
Fax 8536-5750. email@example.com www.hazelhurst.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 5.00, closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Good Friday.
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.
Dec 17 to Feb 5, 2017 Max And Olive: The Photographic Life of Max Dupain & Olive Cotton – the first exhibition to look at the work of these two iconic photographers as they shared their lives and studio.
Olive Cotton, Tea cup ballet, 1935, gelatine silver photograph National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. Purchased 1983
Also, Silver & Salt – features young contemporary female photographers who are embracing traditional photography techniques and mediums to produce innovative and experimental work.
Ashleigh Garwood, The Gap, 2014, silver gelatin print
Feb 11 to March 26, 2017 Art Express Hazelhurst’s annual selection of 2016 HSC artworks that show students experimenting across a range of media.
Margot Hardy Gallery Western Sydney University (Bankstown)
Foyer, Building 23, Bullecourt Avenue, Milperra 2214.
(02) 4620-3450. virtualtours.westernsydney.edu.au/home
Contact: Monica McMahon.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00.
Parking $7 per day.
To Dec 16 Diverse Creativity an exhibition of artworks by students from Bossley Park Public School.
Jan 20 to Feb 14, 2017 It starts with a Dream… annual exhibition featuring artworks by students from Nicolle’s Studio of Art.
Peacock Gallery and Auburn Arts Studio
Auburn Botanic Gardens, cnr Chisholm and Chiswick streets, Auburn 2144.
(02) 8745-9794, 9735-1222. firstname.lastname@example.org www.auburn.nsw.gov.au/peacockgallery
Tues-Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
Dec 3 to Jan 29, 2017 Garden of Imagination. Gardens provide the seed of inspiration for this exhibition by the Cumberland Artists Network. Artists have responded to the concept of gardens including personal, shared, cultural, local and global experiences of gardens and of the Auburn Botanic Gardens where the gallery is located.
Western Sydney University Art Gallery (Werrington North)
AD Building, (Werrington North) Penrith Campus, Great Western Highway, Werrington 2747.
(02) 4620-3450. virtualtours.westernsydney.edu.au/home
Contact: Monica McMahon.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00. Parking $7 per day.
Dec 3 to Feb 17, 2017 The world we live in – Elisha Allison, Daniella Argenta, Liam Brassil, Coby Keys, Daniel Muscat, Kristy Pugliano and Rebecca Stephenson.