VIC

April 2018 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. Victorian 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.

Mornington Peninsula

Frankston Arts Centre and Cube 37 Galleries
27-37 Davey Street, Frankston 3199.
(03) 9784-1896.
www.thefac.com.au
Directors: Caroline Graley and John Noordennen.
Free Entry.
Tues-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat 9.00 to 2.00. Art After Dark from dusk on the street.
Curved Wall Gallery: Jordan Richardson.
FAC Mezzanine: Jenny Alejandra Ramirez Diaz.
April 6 to 21 (opening Thurs April 5, 6pm) Cube Gallery: Displacement by Elizabeth Blanchet. RSVP for opening night (03) 9784-1060.
FAC Atrium Gallery & Art + Gift Boxes: Ventana Arte.

Gordon Studio Glassblowers
A Working Hot Glass Studio & Gallery
290 Red Hill Road (cnr Dunns Creek Road), Red Hill 3937.
(03) 5989-7073.
mail@gordonstudio.com.au
www.gordonstudio.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.

Manyung Gallery Flinders
37 Cook Street, Flinders 3929.
(03) 9787-2953.
www.manyunggallery.com.au
Daily (except Tues-Wed).
April 1 to 30 Sculptural exhibition – a group show featuring over 100 sculptures.

Manyung Gallery Mount Eliza
60 Mt Eliza Way, Mt Eliza 3930.
(03) 9787-2953.
www.manyunggallery.com.au
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00 and first Sun of the month. Other Sun by appt.
April 6 to 21 The world of abstract by Natasha Barnes and Ellie Malin.


Natasha Barnes, Azure Ocean II, 63 x 43cm

Manyung Gallery Sorrento
113a Ocean Beach Road, Sorrento 3943.
03) 9787-2953.
www.manyunggallery.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 5.00 (except Wed).
April 1 to 22 Last days of summer – a group show.

McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery
(map ref Melway 103 E3) 390 McClelland Drive, Langwarrin 3910.
(03) 9789-1671.
info@mcclellandgallery.com
www.mcclellandgallery.com
Entry by donation.
Gallery, shop and café Tues-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.

Montalto Sculpture park
33 Shoreham Road, Red Hill South 3937.
(03) 5989-8412.
www.montalto.com.au
Member of ACGA.
Free entry.
Daily.
To Oct 28 Montalto Sculpture Prize 2018 – Marynes Avila, Dean Bowen, Ben Carroll, Mela Cooke, Mark Cuthbertson, Ralf Driessen, John Fitzmaurice, Martin George, Jim Hamilton, Matthew Harding, Judy Holding, Rudi Jass, Shane Magree, Mike Nicholls, Astra Parker, James Parrett, Jimmy Rix, Faustus Sadauskas, Nicholas Uhlmann, Ian Waldron, David Waters, Christabel Wigley and David Wood.

Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery (MPRG)
Civic Reserve, Dunns Road, Mornington 3931.
mprg.mornpen.vic.gov.au
See Melbourne entry for exhibition details.

Oak Hill Gallery
(map ref Melway 145 G10) 100 Mornington-Tyabb Road (adjacent to the Rose Gardens), Mornington 3931.
(03) 5973-4299.
art@oakhillgallery.com.au
www.oakhillgallery.com.au
Daily 11.00 to 4.00.

Southern Buoy Studios
1/19 Carbine Way, Mornington 3931.
(03) 5932-4054.
southernbuoystudios@gmail.com
southernbuoystudios.com.au
Mon-Sat 10.00 to 4.00.
From April 13, 2018 SBS Portrait Prize.

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.
April 7 to 30 (opening Sat April 7, 2pm) Owls & Open Studios Gippsland Portrait Show.
April 7 to May 5 (opening Sat April 7, 2pm) Fly – a place where loss and longing stand still.

ArtSpace Wonthaggi
1 Bent Street, Wonthaggi 3995.
(03) 5672-5767.
artspacenquiries@gmail.com
www.artspacewonthaggi.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.
2D and 3D contemporary and traditional art.
To May 7 Inaugural Abstract Photographic Exhibition – showcasing a selection of Gippsland photographers.
May 8 to June 18 Creative Gippsland – ClimArt Exhibition.

Bradley Hall Antiques & Art Gallery
Australian Studio of Gary Miles
12 Old Telegraph Road West, Drouin West 3818.
(03) 5626-8355, 0407-443-606.
milesartstudios@dcsi.net.au
www.garymilesart.com.au
Sat-Sun and public hols 11.00 to 5.00 or by appt.
Artist: Gary Miles.
Gallery viewing of available paintings of past series.

Gecko Studio Gallery
and ArtHouse accommodation
15 Falls Road, Fish Creek 3959.
(03) 5683-2481.
info@geckostudiogallery.com.au
www.geckostudiogallery.com.au
Facebook: geckostudiogallery
Thurs-Mon 9.00 to 4.00. Also including Headquarters Café.
To April 16 Lost in Reverie by Kerry Spokes.

Gippsland Art Gallery
70 Foster Street, Sale 3850.
(03) 5142-3500
Fax 5142-3501.
galleryenquiries@wellington.vic.gov.au
www.gippslandartgallery.com
Acting Director: Simon Gregg.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.30, Sat-Sun 10.00 to 4.00, refer to website for public holiday hours.
To May 13 Tim Bu kovi and Jethro Harcourt.
To May 20 Corrections by Sanné Mestrom.


Sanné Mestrom, Untitled (Self Portrait, Sleeping Muse)(detail), 2017, bronze, concrete and steel, 170 x 128 x 15cm. Courtesy the artist and Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney

To May 20 Lunar Paintings by Brett Weir.


Brett Weir, Untitled, 2018, mixed media on aluminium, 190 x 110cm. Courtesy the artist and Michael Reid Sydney + Berlin

To June 17 Everyday Shrines by Vipoo Srivilasa.
Permanent Exhibition: The Art of Annemieke Mein.

Latrobe Regional Gallery
138 Commercial Road, Morwell 3840.
(03) 5128-5700
Fax 5128-5706.
lrg@latrobe.vic.gov.au
www.latroberegionalgallery.com
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
To April 22 Presentiment by Manfred Krautschneider.
To April 29 Catalyst – works on paper from the Latrobe Regional Gallery Permanent Collection.
To May 20 Light Throw (Mirrors) Fold #1-10 by Jacky Redgate. Read more…
April 3 to July 29 Writing in the rain: contemporary Asian video art from the National Gallery of Victoria.
Also, Industry.
April 28 to June 24 Bonjour Mamacita by Josh Robbins.


Tromarma, Pilgrimage (still), 2011, single channel video. Purchased NGV Foundation 2012. © Tromarama  

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 April 23 Flourish 2018 – Gippsland Secondary Schools.

Red Tree Gallery Jindivick
420 Main Jindivick Road, Jindivick 3818.
(03) 5628-5224.
info@lauriecollins.com.au
www.lauriecollins.com.au
Ongoing, Laurie Collins.

Geelong South West Great Ocean Road

Blarney Books & Art
37 James Street, Port Fairy 3284.
(03) 5568-2174.
jo@blarneybooks.com.au
www.blarneybooks.com.au
Instagram: blarneybooksandart
Thurs-Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
Unique book-related art space bookshop, in beautiful Port Fairy.

Elizabeth Arthur Fine Art Gallery & Sculpture Garden
35 Carmichael Street, Hamilton 3300.
(03) 5572-2851.
elarthur@bigpond.net.au
Director: Dr Elizabeth Arthur.
Thurs-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sun 12.00 to 4.00, or by appt.

Geelong Gallery
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 May 6 Outrage, obscenity and madness by Elizabeth Gertsakis.


Elizabeth Gertsakis, Fatal accident to a child, during the late gales, 2007, digital pigment on canvas. Reproduced courtesy the artist and William Mora Galleries, Melbourne

To May 27 Jörg Schmeisser: looking back.
Also, Reimagine – the world according to children’s books.


Van T Rudd, Dancing on Baltimore police car, 2015, synthetic polymer on scrap cardboard; from The Patchwork Bike, Hachette, Australia, 2016. Courtesy and © the artist

Hamilton Gallery
107 Brown Street, Hamilton 3300.
(03) 5573-0460.
www.hamiltongallery.org
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 12.00 and 2.00 to 5.00, Sun 2.00 to 5.00.
To May 20 Celia Rosser: The Banksias.

Horsham Regional Art Gallery
80 Wilson Street, Horsham 3400.
(03) 5382-9575.
hrag@hrcc.vic.gov.au
www.horshamtownhall.com.au
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.30, Sun 1.00 to 4.30.
To May 14 Hoda Afshar: Behold, and Andrea Grutzner: Erbgericht.

Metropolis Gallery
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 April 15 Geometree by Peter Ferguson and Judi Singleton.

Qdos Arts + Sculpture Park
35 Allenvale Road, Lorne 3232.
(03) 5289-1989.
www.qdosarts.com
Thurs-Mon 9.00 to 5.00, including public hols.
April 1 to 22 South Coast by Susan Sutton.

SCOPE Galleries
38 Kelp Street, Warrnambool 3280.
(03) 5561-4758, 0410-464-330
Fax 5561-5692.
mail@scopegalleries.com
www.scopegalleries.com
Director: Liza McCosh.
Sat-Sun 1.00 to 4.00, or by appt.
Contemporary painting, prints and sculpture.

Warrnambool Art Gallery
26 Liebig Street, Warrnambool 3280.
(03) 5559-4949.
gallery@warrnambool.vic.gov.au
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 April 16 From Little Things Big Things Grow by Carly Fischer.
To April 22 An Ever Present Universe by Fiona Clarke.
To June 3 物の気 (Mono no ke) by Nobuhiro Shimuru.
To June 11, 6600+ by Sam Leach.

Wishart Gallery
19 Sackville Street, Port Fairy 3284.
(03) 5568-2423.
hello@wishartgallery.com.au
www.wishartgallery.com.au
Art, Antiques, Pizza, Bar, Wine and Beer Garden.
Through April, new artworks by David Frazer, Greg Mallyon, Jazmina Cininas, Harley Manifold and Rona Green.

Central Victoria

Ararat Regional Art Gallery
Town Hall, Vincent Street, Ararat 3377.
(03) 5352-2836.
Currently closed for redevelopment, reopening mid 2018.
For outreach program information visit www.facebook.com/araratgallery
gallery@ararat.vic.gov.au

Art Gallery of Ballarat
40 Lydiard Street North, Ballarat 3350.
(03) 5320-5858.
artgal@ballarat.vic.gov.au
artgalleryofballarat.com.au
Free entry unless specified.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
To May 6 Animalia Australis – natural history prints from the collection.
To May 25 Beckler’s Botanical Bounty: A celebration of the flora of Menindee. Read more…
To May 27 Eugene von Guérard: Artist-traveller – sketchbooks and paintings by the father of Australian landscape painting.
To June 11 In occupation: Pastoral settlement in the Wimmera – early watercolours from the Donald district.
To Sept 2 New Acquisitions.

Arts Academy, Post Office Gallery
Federation University Australia, cnr Sturt and Lydiard streets, Ballarat 3350; PO Box 663, Ballarat 3353.
(03) 5327-8615.
pogallery@federation.edu.au
federation.edu.au/pogallery
Curator: Shelley Hinton.
Wed-Sat 12.00 to 5.00.
To April 7 Golden Plains: Recent Works by Ruby Pilven & Peter Pilven.
Golden Plains is a joint exhibition between local Ballarat ceramic artists and father and daughter duo, Peter and Ruby Pilven. The sculptural works in this exhibition have been influenced by the natural surroundings of the golden plains shire and Ballarat’s rich cultural heritage.

Ballarat Gallery on Sturt
421 Sturt Street, Ballarat 3350.
(03) 5331-7011.
info@galleryonsturt.com.au
www.accentframing.com.au
Free entry.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00.
April 7 to May 5 Juliette Cavendish – photography.
Cavendish captures intense excitement and drama in her spectacular shots of the performance, entertainment and event industries.

Bendigo Art Gallery
42 View Street, Bendigo 3550.
(03) 5434-6088.
bendigoartgallery@bendigo.vic.gov.au
www.bendigoartgallery.com.au
Director: Karen Quinlan.
Entry by donation unless specified.
Gallery/shop daily 10.00 to 5.00.
To June 11 Marimekko: Design Icon 1951 to 2018.
April 14 to July 29 New Histories.

Castlemaine Art Museum
14 Lyttleton Street (PO Box 248), Castlemaine 3450.
(03) 5472-2292.
info@castlemainegallery.com
www.castlemainegallery.com
Thurs-Sun 12.00 to 5.00.

Central Goldfields Art Gallery
Old Fire Station, Neil Street, Maryborough 3465.
(03) 5460-4588.
cgsc.art@cgoldshire.vic.gov.au
www.visitmaryborough.com.au
Thurs-Sun 10.00 to 4.00.
Central Goldfields Art Gallery is a cultural facility of the Central Goldfields Shire Council.
Through April War Pictures: Australians at the Cinema 1914-1918 a collaboration between ACMI and The National Film & Sound Archive of Australia. Discover Australian cinema culture during the First World War.

Daylesford Macedon Ranges Open Studios 2018
www.dmropenstudios.com.au
April 21 to 22, 28 to 29, and May 5 to 6
Open Studios – this annual event showcases artists of the Daylesford Macedon Ranges in-studio over three weekends.
Visit the website for more information.

Falkner Gallery
35 Templeton Street, Castlemaine 3450.
(03) 5470-5858.
falknergallery@tpg.com.au
www.falknergallery.com.au
Wed 1.00 to 5.00, Thurs-Sat 11.00 to 5.00, Sun by appt.
To May 19 Still oil paintings by Judy Schrever.
Also, Tassels and Fragments ink and gouache drawings by Helen Fraser.

La Trobe Art Institute
121 View Street, Bendigo 3550.
(03) 5444-7272.
lai@latrobe.edu.au
www.latrobe.edu.au/art-institute
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00.
April 4 to May 12 Collaboratory featuring Jon Cattapan & Ben Aitken, and The Ryan Sisters.

The Lost Ones
Contemporary art gallery, Ballarat
14 Camp Street, Ballarat Central 3350.
(03) 4343-1754 , 0419-630-091.
hello@thelostones.com.au
www.thelostones.com.au
Wed-Sun 11.00 to 4.00.

MONDO ART
ask@mondoartgallery.com
www.mondoartgallery.com
A marketplace and consultancy of innovative, collectable, contemporary 2D and 3D art for commercial and private spaces, with a focus on large-scale works.

Old Post Office Seymour
50 Emily Street, Seymour 3660.
(03) 5792-3170.
www.artseymour.com.au
Thurs-Sun 11.00 to 3.00, Wed-Sat 6.00 to 9.00.
April 29 to July 1 25 Art Show – celebration exhibition showcasing our many artists. Open day Sun April 29, 11am to 4pm.

Post Office Gallery
A satellite space of Bendigo Art Gallery
51-67 Pall Mall, Bendigo 3550.
(03) 5434-6179.
postofficegallery@bendigo.vic.gov.au
www.bendigoartgallery.com.au
Director: Karen Quinlan.
Entry by donation.
Daily 9.00 to 5.00.
To April 29 Bendigo for business, sunshine and pleasure.

North North East & North West

Art at Linden Gate
www.artatlindengategallery.com.au
For exhibition details see Melbourne section.

Benalla Art Gallery
(map ref Melway 619 D6) Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street West, Benalla 3672.
(03) 5760-2619.
gallery@benalla.vic.gov.au
www.benallaartgallery.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 5.00, closed Tues, Good Friday, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

The Goat Gallery
87A Main Street, Natimuk 3409.
0417-307-824.
facebook.com/TheGoatGallery
Sat-Sun 1.00 to 4.00, or by appt.
To April 8 Sensorium II by Sue Pavlovich.
April 14 to 29 The Rodders by Darron Davies; facebook.com/RoddersPhotoProject; www.darrondavies.com. Enquiries: 0405-170-493.

Mildura Arts Centre
199 Cureton Avenue, Mildura 3500.
(03) 5018-8330.
gallery@mildura.vic.gov.au
www.milduraartscentre.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
April 19 to June 17 Weaving the Waterways: Women and Fishing – Koorie Heritage Trust. Guest curated by Glenda Nicholls.

Shepparton Art Museum (SAM)
(map ref Vic Roads map 273 L8 or 32 H8) 70 Welsford Street, Shepparton 3630.
(03) 5832-9861.
art.museum@shepparton.vic.gov.au
sheppartonartmuseum.com.au
Director: Dr Rebecca Coates.
Free entry.
Daily 10.00 to 4.00, public hols 1.00 to 4.00. Closed Christmas Day, New Year’s Day and Good Friday.
Join SAM on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!
To April 7 Ever-Present: recent works from the SAM Collection.
To April 18 Drawing Wall #30: Rosa Purbrick.
To May 2 Showcase #17: Kaye Poulton.

Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery
Horseshoe Bend, Swan Hill 3585.
(03) 5036-2430.
artgal@swanhill.vic.gov.au
www.facebook.com/swanhillregionalartgallery
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 10.00 to 4.00.

TarraWarra Museum of Art
(map ref Melway 277 B2)
www.twma.com.au
See Melbourne entry for exhibition details.

Wangaratta Art Gallery
56 Ovens Street, Wangaratta 3677.
(03) 5722-0865.
gallery@wangaratta.vic.gov.au
www.wangarattaartgallery.com.au
Free entry.
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 April 8 Gallery 1: Fine Young Things – Gabriel Curtin, Mathew Fairbridge and Anthea Kemp.
March 28 to May 21 WPAC Foyer Gallery: Control by Kirrily Anderson.
March 29 to May 20 Gallery 2: Graham TAC by Patricia Piccinini.
April 14 to May 27 Gallery 1: The Hassall Collection: A Selection of Contemporary Indigenous Art..