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. Victorian art galleries and their June 2018 exhibition schedules are listed below, for listings of art galleries in other Australian states please use the links above.
Frankston Arts Centre and Cube 37 Galleries
27-37 Davey Street, Frankston 3199.
(03) 9784-1896. www.thefac.com.au
Tues-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat 9.00 to 2.00.
Art After Dark every evening from dusk.
To June 23 FAC Curved Wall Gallery: Jordan Richardson: Fractured.
To June 27 FAC Atrium Gallery: Yannick Bauer: North to South Passage. Cube Gallery: Chisholm TAFE: Little landscapes 9×5.
From June 7 FAC Mezzanine: Mangkaja Arts: Works on Paper.
Merricks House Art Gallery
3460 Frankston ñ Flinders Road, Merricks 3961.
(03) 5989-8088. email@example.com www.mgwinestore.com.au
Daily 8.30 to 5.00.
Merricks House is located adjacent to Merricks General Wine Store and showcases talent from both the local Mornington Peninsula Region as well as artists from across Australia. Meander through the garden from the café, bistro, cellar door or deck to discover this hidden gem.
June 16 to July 8 (opening Sat June 16, 3-5pm) LUMINIST paintings by Miodrag Jankovic.
The exhibition will be opened by Susan McCulloch. All welcome.
Oak Hill Gallery
(map ref Melway 145 G10) 100 Mornington-Tyabb Road (adjacent to the Rose Gardens), Mornington 3931.
(03) 5973-4299. firstname.lastname@example.org www.oakhillgallery.com.au
Daily 11.00 to 4.00.
June 2 to 27 (opening Sun June 3, 2-4pm) Bodyline, presented by Mornington Peninsula Painting & Drawing Group.
July 1 to 31 Annual Members’ Exhibition – entries are invited.
Whistlewood Contemporary Australian Art
642 Tucks Road, Shoreham 3916.
(03) 5989-8282. email@example.com www.mccullochandmcculloch.com.au
Fri-Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
June 9 to July 29 Winter Salon + Art Parade: Founding artists and Emerging Talents of Aboriginal Art – Freddie Timms, Patrick Mung Mung, Eubena Nampitjin, Nora Wompi, Bugai Whyoulter, Rosella Namok, Samantha Hobson, Fiona Omeenyo, Minnie Pwerle, Judy Martin, Tuppy Goodwin, Lindsay Malay, Michelle Lewis, Rachael Lionel and many more. Art Parade opening is Sat June 9 (Queen’s Birthday weekend) – a unique presentation of 50+ works of Aboriginal art with informative commentary by Susan McCulloch OAM. Free event bookings essential.
Freddie Timms, Untitled, ochres on canvas, 140 x 100cm Courtesy Red Rock Art and Whistlewood Contemporary Australian Art
Michelle Lewis, Ngayuku ngura, acrylic on linen, 90 x 150cm Courtesy the artist, Ernabella Arts and Whistlewood Contemporary Australian Art
Gippsland South East
arc Yinnar Gallery
19 Main Street, Yinnar 3869.
(03) 5163-1310. www.arcyinnar.org.au
Tues-Fri 12.00 to 4.00, Sat 11.00 to 3.00.
June 9 to 30 (opening Sat June 9, 2pm) An exhibition of works by emerging artist Chris Miller.
1 Bent Street, Wonthaggi 3995.
(03) 5672-5767. firstname.lastname@example.org www.artspacewonthaggi.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.
2D and 3D contemporary and traditional art.
To June 18 Creative Gippsland – ClimArt Exhibition – Groundswell. Bass Coast Climate Awareness Art Exhibition includes Visual, Literary and Performing Arts. Readings and Performances: Sun May 27, 1.30-4pm.
June 19 to July 23 (opening Sun June 24, 2-4pm) Winter Solstice Exhibition – Senior and Junior sections.
Leonie Ryan, Invisible Tendrils, Billowing Threads, 2016, research photograph Courtesy the artist and Gippsland Art Gallery
To July 15 The Infinite Well: A Retrospective by Pat Waters.
Also, The Ashes of Children by Frank Mesaric.
Frank Mesaric, Nude and Falling Waters, 2014, oil on canvas, 150 x 120cm Courtesy the artist and Gippsland Art Gallery
Permanent Exhibition: The Art of Annemieke Mein.
Latrobe Regional Gallery
138 Commercial Road, Morwell 3840.
Fax 5128-5706. email@example.com www.latroberegionalgallery.com
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
To June 24 Bonjour Mamacita by Josh Robbins.
To July 8 Moving Histories // Future Projections. Also, Arrangement.
To July 29 Writing in the rain: contemporary Asian video art from the National Gallery of Victoria.
June 30 to Aug 26 Paint County with County by Dennis Seymour.
Joan Ross, Colonial Grab (still), 2014, digital animation, 7:38 mins Courtesy the artist, Michael Reid Gallery and Latrobe Regional Gallery
Maffra Exhibition Space
150 Johnson Street, Maffra 3860.
Enquiries to Gippsland Art Gallery (03) 5142-3500.
Mon, Wed-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 10.00 to 12.00, closed Tues and Sun.
To June 9 Celebrating Our Streets– Wellington Shire Heritage Network.
June 14 to July 23 Wellington Youth Art Prize.
Elizabeth Arthur Fine Art Gallery & Sculpture Garden
35 Carmichael Street, Hamilton 3300.
(03) 5572-2851. firstname.lastname@example.org
Director: Dr Elizabeth Arthur.
Thurs-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sun 12.00 to 4.00, or by appt.
55 Little Malop Street, Geelong 3220.
(03) 5229-3645. geelonggallery.org.au
Director: Jason Smith.
Free entry unless otherwise stated.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
To July 22 Beginnings – Indigenous art from the collection.
To Sept 2 rethinking Antipodes by Brook Andrew.
June 9 to Aug 19 Geelong contemporary art prize.
64 Ryrie Street, Geelong 3220.
(03) 5221-6505. www.metropolisgallery.com.au
Director: Robert Avitabile.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 4.00, Sun 12.00 to 4.00.
To June 10 To the Shore by Anita Barrett.
Also, Recent Paintings by Steve Salo.
Warrnambool Art Gallery
26 Liebig Street, Warrnambool 3280.
(03) 5559-4949. email@example.com www.thewag.com.au
Director: Vanessa Gerrans.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun and public hols 10.00 to 3.00.
To June 11, 6600+ by Sam Leach.
Also, A Warm Body to Hold by Jake Preval.
To July 22 Cornucopia – WAG Permanent Collection. Curated by Murray Bowes.
June 12 to 17 Artist in Residence: Mona Ruijs of Sound Interventions – Mona Ruijs.
Art Gallery of Ballarat
40 Lydiard Street North, Ballarat 3350.
(03) 5320-5858. firstname.lastname@example.org artgalleryofballarat.com.au
Free entry unless specified.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
To June 11 In occupation: Pastoral settlement in the Wimmera.
To June 25 Parlour by Megan Evans – an intervention into the Gallery’s Lindsay Family sitting room.
To Sept 2 Recent acquisitions.
June 23 to Sept 9 Into Light: French masterworks from the Musee de la Chartreuse – this international touring exhibition, exclusive to Ballarat, features 19th century paintings from the regional collection in Douai in northern France. Artists include Renoir, Fantin-Latour, Courbet and Corot.
Tickets available from the gallery website.
35 Templeton Street, Castlemaine 3450.
(03) 5470-5858. email@example.com www.falknergallery.com.au
Wed 1.00 to 5.00, Thurs-Sat 11.00 to 5.00, Sun by appt.
To Aug 11 Tree/Creek mixed media by Paula Martin.
Also, Caste acrylic paintings by Georgie Beard.
Gallery closed for Winter Break: June 24 to July 24.
The Goat Gallery
87A Main Street, Natimuk 3409.
Sat-Sun 1.00 to 4.00, or by appt.
To June 10 Dirty Coffee Fuelled Scrawls – Anthony Pelchen, Jeff Stevenson, Catherine de Vaus, Jenny Elliott, Brendon Abernethy, Kerryn Rhodes, Jessie Rushbrooke, Louise Shepherd and Alison Eggleton. This exhibition is part of the ArtIs Festival. Closing drinks: Sun June 10, 1pm.
June 16 to July 8 Mosaic workshop exhibition by Andy Lambrogiotas.
Two separate workshops: Sun June 17 and Sun July 1, 10am to 4pm. Enquiries: 0417-307-824, 0428-821-185.
Mildura Arts Centre
199 Cureton Avenue, Mildura 3500.
(03) 5018-8330. firstname.lastname@example.org www.milduraartscentre.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
To June 17 Weaving the Waterways: Women and Fishing – Koorie Heritage Trust. Guest curated by Glenda Nicholls.
To July 1 Transitional Times – The Approaching Fin de Siécle – Mildura Arts Centre Collection.
To July 22 Happy Birthday Play School: Celebrating 50 Years – a travelling exhibition from the National Museum of Australia developed in collaboration with the ABC.
June 21 to Sept 1 Self-made: zines and artist books – State Library Victoria.
Wangaratta Art Gallery
56 Ovens Street, Wangaratta 3677.
(03) 5722-0865. email@example.com www.wangarattaartgallery.com.au
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 4.00, closed Mon.
Office hours Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, closed public hols and for exhibition installations.
Wangaratta Art Gallery is a Cultural Service of the Rural City of Wangaratta.
To July 8 Gallery 2: Beard and Influence by Clayton Tremlett.
To July 12 WPAC Foyer Gallery: Should We Say Something? by Marise Maas.
June 2 to Aug 19 Gallery 1: Petite Miniature Textiles.
Phil Henshall Studio
1116 Main Neerim Road, Rokeby 3821.
Studio open the second weekend each month 10.00 to 5.00.
June 9 and 10 INland OUTback.
July 14 and 15 HI land.