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. Tasmanian art galleries and their April 2018 exhibition schedules are listed below, for listings of art galleries in other Australian states please use the links above.
Leanne Halls, Winter Tangle – Lake Dobson, 2018, oil on linen, 137 x 137cm. Courtesy the artist and Colville Gallery
Jane Giblin, Stockman, 2017, gelatin silver print, 40 x 40cm. Courtesy the artist and Colville Gallery
Unique Tasmanian Art & Design. www.handmark.com.au Hobart:
77 Salamanca Place, Hobart 7000
(03) 6223-7895 firstname.lastname@example.org
To April 9 Furniture and Design Exhibition – Simon Ancher, Rebecca Coote, Laura McCusker, Geoff Marshall, Matt Prince, Nick Randall, Scott Van Tuil and Stuart Williams.
To May 1 Denise Campbell – new paintings and works on paper. Evandale:
2 Russell Street, Evandale, 7212.
(03) 6391-8193. email@example.com
To April 4 Landscape Exhibition – new paintings and prints.
April 8 to May 3 Katy Woodroffe – new paintings.
Plimsoll Gallery School of Creative Arts, University of Tasmania
Hunter Street, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6226-4300. Jane.Barlow@utas.edu.au www.utas.edu.au/plimsoll
Daily 12.00 to 5.00 during exhibitions, closed on Tues and public hols.
April 21 to May 27 Experimenta Make Sense: International Triennial of Media Art – Robert Andrew, Ella Barclay, Michele Barker and Anna Munster, Briony Barr, Steve Berrick, Antoinette J. Citizen, Adam Donovan and Katrin Hochschuh, Lauren Edmonds, Liz Magic Laser, Jon McCormack, Lucy McRae, Gail Priest, Matthew Gardiner, Jane Gauntlett, Scale Free Network: Briony Barr and Gregory Crocetti, Andrew Styan, Judy Watson and Katarina Zdjelar. Experimenta Make Sense expresses the disconcerting and delightful world of the digital age. This exhibition asks audiences to immerse their senses into a thinking,’ ‘feeling’ and ‘doing’ contemplation of what it is to be human in the age of technological acceleration.
Salamanca Arts Centre
65-77 Salamanca Place, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6234-8414. firstname.lastname@example.org www.salarts.org.au
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
To April 15 You, The Meta, The Physic, Me and Charon too by Edith Perrenot.
March 28 to April 26 S K Y P E S C A P E.
March 29 to April 10 The Kingdom Retrospective by Phyllis Fiotakis.
April 1 to 30 First Impressions by Melanie McCollin-Walker.
Also, The Existence of Ghosts by Chi-Ling Tabart.
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Dunn Place (enter via the Watergate), Hobart 7000.
(03) 6165-7000. email@example.com www.tmag.tas.gov.au
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 4.00 closed Mon, Good Friday, Anzac Day and Christmas Day.
To July 1 Horizon – Australian art from the late 20th and early 21st century including works by William Robinson, Euan Mcleod, Rick Amor, Jock Clutterbuck, James Gleeson, Clifton Pugh and Stephen Lees. Read more…
James Gleeson (1915–2008), Figure in Psychoscape II (detail), 1976, mixed media on paper, 20 x 15cm Donated under the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by Richard and Anna Green
School of Creative Arts, Academy of the Arts, University of Tasmania, Invermay Road, Inveresk, Launceston 7250.
(03) 6324-4410. Malcom.Bywaters@utas.edu.au www.utas.edu.au/creative-arts
Director: Dr Malcom Bywaters.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, closed weekends and public hols.
To April 20 SPEED: Mobility & Exchange, curated by Dr Malcom Bywaters.
April 26 to May 30 Embodied Landscapes by Susan Henderson, curated by Dr Karen Hall and Penny Mason.
Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery
Art Gallery at 2 Wellington Street, and Museum at 2 Invermay Road, Launceston 7250.
(03) 6323-3777. www.qvmag.tas.gov.au
Daily 10.00 to 5.00. Museum:
To June 3 Mystery Walls – Extraordinary Art from Private Collections – a once-in-a-lifetime exhibition of significant artworks and items loaned from private collections, to support this year’s 80th anniversary of St Giles.
To July 22 The Three M’s: Miniatures, Models and Memories – celebrating the art of miniatures and focusing on our fascination with all things small. Art Gallery:
To April 15 ArtRage Collection 2017 – a unique and inspiring snapshot into the creative minds of talented Tasmanian students.
To May 13 CELEBRATION by George Gittoes. Finding peace through art, chaos and colours on the streets of Jalalabad, Afghanistan.
To Oct 7 Landmarks by Ilona Schneider – haunting yet beautiful depictions of the Tasmanian landscape exploring humanity’s uses and imprints.
Ongoing, Our Chinese Treasures: The Wong Collection featuring the generous donation of art and artefacts by Professor Wong Shiu Hon and Mrs Nancy Wong.
George Gittoes, Civilisation (detail), 2015, oil and turpentine based enamel and automotive spray paint on nine panel canvas, 3050 x 8230cm. Purchased with funds from the Turner Ralph Bequest, 2015
Level 1, 160 Cimitiere Street, Launceston 7250.
(03) 6331-2777. firstname.lastname@example.org www.sawtooth.org.au
Director: Paul Eggins.
Wed-Fri 12.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00.
Through April Black Matter – Refugia – Eduardo Cruces, Julie Gough, Francisca Moenne, Robert O’Connor, Macarena Perich and Cristian Rodríguez.
Also, Resist/Surrender/Resist by Cecilija Rubenis, A million lights are dancing by Sue Beyer, and Wall No.1 by Robin Petterd.
Also, Art(I)fact by Lili Pearson.
Threshold Space: curated by Kate Camm.
@sawtoothers, curated by Brigitte Trobbiani.
Devonport Regional Gallery
45-47 Stewart Street, Devonport 7310.
(03) 6424-8296. email@example.com www.devonportgallery.com
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00, Sun and public hols 1.00 to 5.00.
To April 15 Main Gallery: National Photographic Portrait Prize 2017 – toured by the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra. The Little Gallery Project Space: Mike Singe: Carbon Capture and Storage / Celebrating 400PPM.
April 21 to June 3 Main Gallery: Not Without A Trace, curated by Erin Wilson, Curator DRG. The Little Gallery Project Space: Zoe Grey: Where I Am, Who I Am.