June 2013 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. Tasmanian art galleries and their June 2013 exhibition schedules are listed below, for listings of art galleries in other Australian states please use the links above.
Academy of the Arts, Tasmanian College of the Arts, University of Tasmania, Invermay Road, Inveresk, Launceston 7250.
(03) 6324-4410, F 6324-4463.
Director: Malcom Bywaters.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, closed weekends and public hols.
29 Hunter Street, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6236-9200, 0419-393-122.
Director: Euan Hills.
Open daily 10.00 til late.
Aboriginal fine art, including Tasmanian Aboriginal artists.
June 7 to 23 Painting it Martu Way recent paintings from Martumili Artists, East Pilbara region.
Bett Gallery Hobart
369 Elizabeth Street, North Hobart 7000.
Director: Emma Bett (member of ACGA).
Mon-Sat 10.00 to 6.00.
June 7 to 28 Touching other people’s shopping by Joan Ross.
Brave Art Gallery
61 Wellington Street, Longford 7301.
(03) 6391-2451, 0437-042-883 (Ness Wallace).
Director: Ness Wallace. Winter Trading (April 29 to Sept 6) Wed-Fri 10.30 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 10.30 to 3.00 or by appt.
June 8 to 20 Rear Window by Angus Douglas.
Burnie Regional Art Gallery
Burnie Arts & Function Centre, Wilmot Street, Burnie 7320.
(03) 6430-5875, F 6431-4114.
Free entry. Mon-Fri 10.00 to 4.30, Sat-Sun and public hols 1.30 to 4.30.
June 1 to July 7 ArtRage 2012 reflects on the skill and creativity of year 11 and 12 students from schools and colleges throughout the state and is selected from submissions of the top strand of portfolios.
To June 30 Hooked!…from the Mountain Dragon to the Handfish. This community arts project showcases works produced in workshops in the north-west of Tasmania. A pilot project for Tasmania by Cradle Coast Natural Resource Management.
Contemporary Art Spaces Tasmania
27 Tasma Street, North Hobart 7000.
Wed-Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
May 31 to June 30 Networked Art Forms and Tactical Magick Faerie Circuits – Rahni Allan, Josephine Bosma, Emma Bugg, Mez Breeze + Andy Campbell, Selena de Carvalho, Florian Cramer, Linda Dement, Julia Drouhin, Constant Dullaart, Matthew Fuller, Jason James, Astrid Joyce, Olia Lialina, Idiot Lust, Prof. Jeff Malpas, Rosa Menkman, Julian Oliver, Anne Goldenberg + Karine Rathle, Francesca da Rimini, Dylan Sheridan, Nick Smithies, Danja Vasiliev and Asher Wolf. Curated by Nancy Mauro-Flude, produced by Pip Stafford.
91a Salamanca Place, Hobart 7004.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
To June 12 New Works by Anton Holtzner.
June 14 to July 2 Max Angus and Patricia Giles.
100 Goulburn Street, Hobart 7000.
Director: Polly Dance.
Wed-Sat 1.00 to 5.00.
June 5 to 8, 2-4pm – Attent!on Som(t)a(c)tic is a workshop presented by Anne Goldenberg (Fra/Can) and Karine Rathle (Can/UK). Visit tacticalmagick.net/workshops
Register via email email@example.com
June 14 to July 6 Improper Fractions a collaboration between emerging Adelaide-based sculpture and installation artists’ Madison Bycroft and Anna Horne.
Also, Foyer Space: Imagineering Metaphors printmaking by Ros Meeker. Paddy Lyn Space: The Reluctant Clown video installation by Nancy Mauro-Flude.
Devonport Regional Gallery
45-47 Stewart Street, Devonport 7310.
Free entry. Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00, Sun and public hols 1.00 to 5.00.
To June 16 Testing Ground a compilation of investigative insights on the nature of identity and persona, with particular regard to place. Curated by Julie Gough. A Salamanca Arts Centre exhibition toured by CAST.
June 22 to July 14 (opening Fri June 21, 6pm) North West Art Circle: Annual Exhibition local artists work in still life and landscape.
Premiere Tasmanian Art & Design
77 Salamanca Place, Hobart 7000.
Also, 2 Russell Street, Evandale, 7212.
Hobart: (03) 6223-7895, Evandale: (03) 6391-8193.
Hobart: to June 5 drawings by David Edgar, and ceramics by Jane Bamford.
June 7 to July 2 paintings by Hilton Owen.
Evandale: June 2 to July 3: The Tree group exhibition.
MONA – Museum of Old and New Art
655 Main Road, Berriedale, Hobart 7011.
Entry: $20/adult, under 18s are free. Autumn/winter: daily 10.00 to 5.00, closed Tues.
Food, bars, winery, microbrewery, accommodation, book shop and library.
Ancient, modern and contemporary art.
June 19 to April 21, 2014 The Red Queen – it’s about art that shows why we make art. Art is integral to human evolution. Curated by David Walsh, Olivier Varenne and Nicole Durling.
University of Tasmania
Newnham Drive, Newnham, Launceston 7248.
Director: Malcom Bywaters.
Free entry. Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, closed weekends and public hols.
To June 28 The Gambit – Connie Anthes, Mathew Carey, Josh Foley, Laura Hindmarsh, Stella-Rosa McDonald and Team Textiles, curated by Merle Tonts.
Tasmanian College of the Arts, University of Tasmania
Hunter Street, Hobart 7000.
Daily 12.00 to 5.00 during exhibitions.
June 1 to 9 PhD examination submissions: Claire Krouzecky and Catherine Woo.
Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery (QVMAG)
Art Gallery at Royal Park, 2 Wellington Street, and Museum at Inveresk, 2 Invermay Road, Launceston 7250.
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.
You will find Into the Wild: Wilderness photography in Tasmania and The Nude in 20th Century Australian Art at the Art Gallery.
Level 2, 160 Cimitiere Street, Launceston 7250.
Director: Marisa Molin.
Free entry. H Wed-Fri 12.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 4.00.
May 31 to June 22 Front gallery: Paper Planes – David Marsden, Penny Mason and Sue Henderson (TAS).
Middle gallery: Capturing the Uncatchable by Helene Weeding (TAS).
Project gallery: Hopeless Remnantic by Patrick Sutczak (TAS).
New Media gallery: Waterwalkers by Darryl Rogers (TAS).
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Dunn Place, Hobart 7000.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
To June 2 A Passion for Nature: The work of William Charles Piguenit.
To June 9 Colonial Women explores the work of 10 artists active from the 1830s to 1850s, a period of cultural and scientific innovation and expansion in Van Diemen’s Land under the patronage of Jane Franklin.
To Dec 31 Critical Operations reflects the challenging nature of art and design practice in Australia today.
72 Brisbane Street, Hobart 7000.
Wagner Framemakers offers a fresh and contemporary approach to fine art picture framing.