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 February 2017 exhibition schedules are listed below, for listings of art galleries in other Australian states please use the links above.
Entrepot Art Gallery Tasmanian College of the Arts, University of Tasmania
37 Hunter Street, Hobart 7000.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 12.00 to 4.00.
Located in the Centre for the Arts on Hunter Street, affliated with the Tasmanian University Union Inc.
Entrepot consists of a main, and lounge gallery showcasing student work from a range of disciplines in both solo and group shows organised by the students.
Handmark Gallery www.handmark.com.au
Unique Tasmanian Art & Design, 77 Salamanca Place, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6223-7895. email@example.com
Feb 3 to 27 Design Exhibition – Simon Ancher, Anita Dineen, Linda Fredheim and Michaye Boulter, Geoff Marshall, Scott Van Tuil and Stuart Williams. Evandale:
2 Russell Street, Evandale, 7212.
(03) 6391-8193. firstname.lastname@example.org
To Feb 8 Summer Exhibition – new works by Handmark artists.
Feb 12 to March 8 Clifford How – new paintings.
Plimsoll Gallery Tasmanian College of the Arts, University of Tasmania
Hunter Street, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6226-4300. www.utas.edu.au/plimsoll
Wed-Mon 12.00 to 5.00, closed Tues and public hols.
To Feb 26 Derek Kreckler: Accident & Process.
A PICA touring exhibition, curated by Hannah Mathews. Presented by MONA FOMA.
Salamanca Arts Centre
65-77 Salamanca Place, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6234-8414. email@example.com www.salarts.org.au
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
To March 5 Kelly’s Garden: Safe by Cigdem Aydemir.
Feb 1 to 28 Lightbox: Piratannia by Eleanor Leleu.
Feb 2 to 5 Sidespace Gallery: Light and Water paintings by Suzanne Crowley.
Feb 3 to 28 Top Gallery: an exhibition of textile and fibre art by emerging artist Melinda Morris.
Feb 7 to 13 Sidespace Gallery: an exhibition of jewellery by Olivia Hickey.
Feb 10 to 19 Long Gallery: Water Ways presented by the Art Society of Tasmania.
Feb 15 to 20 Sidespace Gallery: Zephyr the West Wind paintings by Rodney James Alexander.
Feb 22 to March 5 Sidespace Gallery: illuminations ceramics by Henrietta Norris.
Academy of the Arts, Tasmanian College of the Arts (Inveresk),
University of Tasmania, Invermay Road, Inveresk, Launceston 7250.
(03) 6324-4410. Malcom.Bywaters@utas.edu.au www.utas.edu.au/tasmanian-college-arts/home
Director: Dr Malcom Bywaters.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, closed weekends and public hols.
Feb 20 to April 7 Imagining food: art, aesthetics and design. Curated by Dr Malcom Bywaters, Dr Kim Lehman and Professor Jeff Malpas.
Queen Victoria Museum and 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 4.00 (closed Good Friday).
To Feb 19 Launceston Art Society: The Journey.
To March 5 Transformations: the art of Philip Wolfhagen.
To March 20 The Art of Science: Baudin’s Voyagers 1800-1804.
At the Museum:
To April 18 ArtRage 2016 Collection.
To April 30 Udo Sellbach: And Still I See It.
Level 1, 160 Cimitiere Street, Launceston 7250.
(03) 6331-2777. firstname.lastname@example.org www.sawtooth.org.au Director: Patrick Sutczak.
Wed-Fri 12.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00.
Through Feb Front Gallery: Material Girl. Middle Gallery: Paul Eggins. Dark Gallery: Jenna Pippett. Gate Space: Tracey Scott and Meghann Loft.
Cigdem Aydemir, Bombshell, 2013, single channel video with sound, 11 min 3 sec Courtesy the artist and Devonport Regional Gallery
A Salamanca Arts Centre touring exhibition, curated by Dr Yvonne Rees-Pagh. Giving Voice: The Art of Dissent features artists that present their opinions on pressing social and political issues facing the world today. From major economic crisis, raging wars, pollution and climate change through to religious prejudice and racism, this powerful exhibition sheds light on a global state of distress.
Richard Bell, Kick somebody else, 2008, acrylic on canvas, 150 x 120cm Courtesy the artist and Devonport Regional Gallery