June 2017 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 a gallery and artist index, and profiles of current art exhibitions. Tasmanian art galleries and their June 2017 exhibition schedules are listed below, for listings of art galleries in other Australian states please use the links above.

Hobart Sullivans Cove Battery Point

Art Mob
29 Hunter Street, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6236-9200, 0419-393-122.
Director: Euan Hills.
Daily 10.00 to 6.00.
Aboriginal fine art, including Tasmanian Aboriginal artists.

Colville Gallery
91a Salamanca Place, Hobart 7004.
(03) 6224-4088, 0419-292-626.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
May 28 to June 11 Gallery 2 New Works by Julia Castiglioni-Bradshaw.

Julia Castiglioni-Bradshaw, Bluegrey and sepia, oil on linen, 130 x 150cm. Courtesy the artist and Colville Gallery

June 3 to 21 June Colville Contemporary at Westend Art Space, Melbourne.
June 16 to July 2 Steve Lopes.
June 18 to July 2 Milan Milojevic.

Old Mercury Building (enter via Argyle Street Tunnel), 91-93 Macquarie Street, Hobart 7000.
Hosting Australian and international contemporary art exhibitions and artist-in-residence programs.

Handmark Gallery
Unique Tasmanian Art & Design.
2 Russell Street, Evandale, 7212.
(03) 6391-8193.
To June 7 John Lendis paintings.
June 11 to 28 William Rhodes – paintings.
77 Salamanca Place, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6223-7895.
June 2 to 26 Corinne Costello and Diane Allison – paintings and jewellery.
June 30 to July 17 Annual Works on Paper Exhibition.

The Henry Jones Art Hotel
25 Hunter Street, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6210-7700.
Showcasing leading and emerging Tasmanian artists with a changing display of original contemporary artworks.

MONA – Museum of Old and New Art
655 Main Road, Berriedale, Hobart 7011.
(03) 6277-9900.
June 8 to 21 Dark Mofo.

Plimsoll Gallery
Tasmanian College of the Arts, University of Tasmania
Hunter Street, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6226-4300.
Wed-Mon 12.00 to 5.00 during exhibitions, closed Tues and public hols.
June 9 to 11 and June 15 to 18, 5-10pm panopticon – Tasmanian College of the Arts students will present a series of over 35 individual and group live installations at the Plimsoll Gallery and Centre for the Arts, Hunter Street, Hobart.
Presented by Dark Mofo and Tasmanian College of the Arts.

Salamanca Arts Centre
65-77 Salamanca Place, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6234-8414.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
June 10 to July 16 Kelly’s Garden: Well, Hello! an installation by Sanja Pahoki.
June 3 to 28 Studio Gallery: Window to the Soul: Tintype portraits of Tasmanians in the Arts.
June 9 to 29 Top Gallery: Products of Conception. The inaugural Salamanca Arts Centre Emerging Artist Scholarship 2017, featuring the work of Emma Magnussen-Reid.
June 10 to 25 Long Gallery: Outposts | DARK MOFO 2017.

Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Dunn Place (enter via the Watergate), Hobart 7000.
(03) 6165-7000.
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 4.00, closed Mon, Anzac Day, Good Friday and Christmas Day.
To July 9 The Art of Science: Baudin’s Voyagers 1800-1804.

Wagner Framemakers
72 Brisbane Street, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6234-8599.
Wagner Framemakers offers a fresh and contemporary approach to fine art picture framing.

North Hobart

Bett Gallery Hobart
369 Elizabeth Street, North Hobart 7000.
(03) 6231-6511.
Director: Emma Bett (member of ACGA).
Mon-Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
June 9 to 26 It is Midnight, Dr.__ by Jane Burton.
Also, Do we know what we are doing by Alexander Okenyo.

Contemporary Art Tasmania
27 Tasma Street, North Hobart 7000.
(03) 6231-0445.
Wed-Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
June 7 to 25 Occasions by Isabel Lewis. Produced in partnership with Dark Mofo 2017.
Performances: June 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11.


Academy Gallery
Academy of the Arts, Tasmanian College of the Arts (Inveresk), University of Tasmania, Invermay Road, Inveresk, Launceston 7250.
(03) 6324-4410.
Director: Dr Malcom Bywaters.
Free admission.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, closed weekends and public hols.
To June 23 Backscatter: the voyage of the Investigator – Richard Arculus, James Batchelor, Pete Harmsen, Annalise Rees and Charles Tambiah.
To Aug 13 Treasures from the University of Tasmania Collections. Curated by distinguished professor Jeff Malpas and Dr Malcom Bywaters.

Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery
Art Gallery at 2 Wellington Street, and Museum at 2 Invermay Road, Launceston 7250.
(03) 6323-3777.
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.

Sawtooth ARI
Level 1, 160 Cimitiere Street, Launceston 7250.
(03) 6331-2777.
Director: Patrick Sutczak.
Free entry.
Wed-Fri 12.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00.

North West Coast

Burnie Regional Art Gallery
Burnie Arts & Function Centre, Wilmot Street, Burnie 7320.
(03) 6430-5875.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 4.30, Sat-Sun and public hols 1.30 to 4.00.

Cradle Mountain Wilderness Gallery
Enter via Cradle Mountain Hotel, 3718 Cradle Mountain Road, Cradle Mountain 7306.
Daily 9.00 to 5.00.
To July 31 Extreme – Tasmanian photographers capture the extremes in the environment.

Devonport Regional Gallery
45-47 Stewart Street, Devonport 7310.
(03) 6424-8296.
Free entry.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00, Sun and public hols 1.00 to 5.00.
June 3 to July 9 (opening Fri June 2, 6pm) Tony Ameneiro: Head Over Head. This touring exhibition of drawings and prints by established artist Tony Ameneiro, is based on a research project carried out at Sydney University’s teaching museums, Shellshear and JT Wilson Museum at Sydney University. Combining images from the museums with images from the life drawing studio, the exhibition explores issues around mortality and regeneration.

Tony Ameneiro, Wilson Head Over Head, 2016, colour drypoint with monotype, 76 x 53cm. Courtesy the artist and Devonport Regional Gallery

June 3 to July 9 Little Gallery: Ashley Bird: The Nostalgic Toybox. Ashley Bird will utilise the dimensions of the Little Gallery to create a ‘toybox of memory’ displaying his experiments in re-framing nostalgic objects of play. The works will be displayed in a series of castings, impression sculptures and vacuum formed plastic shells created from 1970s Star Wars figurines.