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.
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.
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.
Montalto Sculpture park
33 Shoreham Road, Red Hill South 3937.
(03) 5989-8412. www.montalto.com.au
Member of ACGA.
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.
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.
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.
Fax 5128-5706. firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
April 28 to June 24 Bonjour Mamacita by Josh Robbins.
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.
Elizabeth Arthur Fine Art Gallery & Sculpture Garden
35 Carmichael Street, Hamilton 3300.
(03) 5572-2851. email@example.com
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 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.
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.
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.
Warrnambool Art Gallery
26 Liebig Street, Warrnambool 3280.
(03) 5559-4949. firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
Art Gallery of Ballarat
40 Lydiard Street North, Ballarat 3350.
(03) 5320-5858. email@example.com 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. firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
Central Goldfields Art Gallery
Old Fire Station, Neil Street, Maryborough 3465.
(03) 5460-4588. email@example.com 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.
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.
Wangaratta Art Gallery
56 Ovens Street, Wangaratta 3677.
(03) 5722-0865. firstname.lastname@example.org 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 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..