VIC

Victorian art galleries and their FEBRUARY 2024 exhibition schedules are listed below, grouped by region. For listings in other Australian states please use the What’s On menu above.


Mornington Peninsula

Cook Street Collective
🖈Map
41 Cook Street, Flinders 3929.
(03) 5989-1022.
info@cookstreetcollective.com.au
www.cookstreetcollective.com.au
Instagram: @csc_gallery
Fri–Mon 10.00 to 4.00, Tues–Thurs by appt.
To Feb 18 Blackroom Gallery: Bloomastics by Patrick Rychner.
Feb 19 to March 10 Blackroom Gallery: STOLEN GOLD in monochrome by Joshua Searle.

Patrick Rychner, Bloomastics Lid, photographic print on 310g rag photographique, 42 × 60cm. Courtesy the artist and Cook Street Collective

EVERYWHEN ART
🖈Map
Whistlewood, 642 Tucks Road, Shoreham 3916.
(03) 5931-0318.
info@everywhenart.com.au
everywhenart.com.au
Thurs–Mon 11.00 to 4.00.
To Feb 25 H O M E – opening exhibition of EVERYWHEN ART in its new location of Whistlewood, the McCulloch family’s historic home. A richly explorative exhibition, H O M E features 90+ works by 70 established artists and emerging talents of Aboriginal and Australian art, whose practice engages with places of personal and/or inherited significance. Curators floor talk: Sat Feb 10, 2.30pm. Limited numbers and RSVP essential info@everywhenart.com.au.

Nellie Coulthard, Tjuntala Ngurangka (Country With Acacia Wattle), 2019, acrylic on canvas, 198 × 244cm. Courtesy the artist, Iwantja Arts and EVERYWHEN ART

Flinders Hotel Quarters
🖈Map
Cnr Cook and Wood streets, Flinders 3929.
Feb 8 to 25 STOLEN GOLD by Joshua Searle who examines and unpacks Pre-Columbian artefacts held in museum collections (including the British Museum) encountered through texts, as a means to further understand his own diasporic history and identity as an Australian-Colombian. Curated by Emily McCulloch Childs. Part of Flinders Fringe Festival; flindersfringe.com.au.

Frankston Arts Centre and Cube 37 Galleries
🖈Map
27–37 Davey Street, Frankston 3199.
(03) 9784-1060.
www.thefac.com.au
Glass Cube & Art After Dark view 24/7 from the street: Ponder by Emma Davies.
Cube Gallery: to Feb 24 Mokoi by João Marco Deloie.
FAC Curved Wall: to March 2 Present Sense by Maria Radun.
FAC Atrium: from Feb 8 Colour And Flowby Rebecca Abbey.
FAC Mezzanine: from Feb 8 Transcending Australis: A photographic journey North to South by Brad Henderson and Craig MacDonald.
FAC Foyer: FAC Design Store. Tues–Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00.

Gordon Studio Glassblowers
290 Red Hill Road, Red Hill 3937.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.

McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery
🖈Map
390 McClelland Drive, Langwarrin 3910.
(03) 9789-1671.
info@mcclelland.org.au
mcclelland.org.au
Wed–Sun 10.00 to 5.00. Closed Mon–Tues and select public hols.
To March 17 John Meade: It’s Personal!

John Meade, The Puschelhockers, 2018, fur, steel, acrylic paint, metallic screen print ink, hairclips, dimensions variable. Photograph: Kinfolk Imagery. Courtesy the artist and McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery

John Meade, The Puschelhockers (detail), 2018, fur, steel, acrylic paint, metallic screen print ink, hairclips, dimensions variable. Photograph: Andrew Browne. Courtesy the artist and McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery

Montalto Sculpture Park
🖈Map
33 Shoreham Road, Red Hill South 3937.
(03) 5989-8412.
www.montalto.com.au
Free entry.
Daily 11.00 to 5.00.

Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery (MPRG)
mprg.mornpen.vic.gov.au
See Melbourne entry for exhibition details.


Gippsland, South East

ARC Gallery
🖈Map
19 Main Street, Yinnar 3869.
(03) 5163-1310.
www.arcyinnar.org
Thurs–Sun 12.00 to 4.00.
Feb 17 to March 17 (opening Fri Feb 16, 6pm followed by Open Stage Music, 7pm)
Arc Women’s Show – Sex and the Country.
ARC Yinnar Gallery presents artworks with the themes Gumtrees & Gumboots, Birds & Bees, Sunny Skies and Stormy Clouds, Magpies and Moths.

Gippsland Art Gallery
70 Foster Street, Sale 3850.
Mon–Fri 9.00 to 5.30, Sat–Sun and public hols 10.00 to 4.00.

Matchbox Gallery
🖈Map
36 Main Street, Yinnar 3869.
0429-432-896.
matchboxgallery@bigpond.com
www.matchboxgallery.com.au
Fri–Sun 11.00 to 4.00, or by appt.

Mingara Gallery
🖈Map
242 Thompson Avenue, Cowes, Phillip Island 3922.
(03) 5952-3722, 0457-343-771.
noelle@mingaragallery.com.au
www.mingaragallery.com.au
Fri–Sat 10.00 to 4.00, Sun 11.00 to 3.00, or by appt.


Geelong, South West, Great Ocean Road

Elizabeth Arthur Fine Art Gallery & Sculpture Garden
🖈Map
35 Carmichael Street, Hamilton 3300.
(03) 5572-2851.
elarthur@bigpond.net.au
Director: Dr Elizabeth Arthur.
Open by appt.

Eve and the Serpent Gallery
🖈Map
Queenscliff Wholefoods, 34–36 Hesse Street, Queenscliff 3225.
Mon–Fri 9.00 to 4.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00.
To Feb 24 Anna Reynolds Exhibition and Workshops – Print, Sculpture and Textile.
Bookings and workshop info at www.artistannareynolds.com.
Contact: 0439-348-021 or cloth@artistannareynolds.com.

Geelong Art Space
🖈Map
Wadawurrung Country, 89 Ryrie Street, Geelong 3220.
geelongartspace@gmail.com
www.geelongartspace.com
Instagram: @geelongartspace
Online 24/7 to view and acquire art pieces.
Please check our website for opening times to visit.

Geelong Gallery
🖈Map
55 Little Malop Street, Geelong 3220.
(03) 5229-3645.
info@geelonggallery.org.au
geelonggallery.org.au
Director: Jason Smith.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
To Feb 25 Kungka Kuṉpu (Strong Women). Free entry.
To March 11 genU studio artists – RISE. Free entry.
Also, John Nixon – Four Decades, Five Hundred Prints. Free entry.

John Nixon, Study with coloured paper, 2016, edition of 5 + AP. Courtesy the Estate of John Nixon and Geelong Gallery

Hamilton Gallery
🖈Map
107 Brown Street, Hamilton 3300.
www.hamiltongallery.org
Mon–Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat–Sun 10.00 to 2.00.
To April 14 Emerging from Darkness: Faith, Emotion and The Body in The Baroque.

The Papermill Gallery
🖈Map
100 Lower Paper Mills Road, Fyansford 3218.
thepapermillgallery@gmail.com
www.thepapermillgallery.com.au
Wed–Sun 11.00 to 4.00.

Qdos Fine Arts
🖈Map
35 Allenvale Road, Lorne 3232.
(03) 5289-1989.
www.qdosarts.com
Director: Graeme Wilkie OAM.
Thurs–Sun 9.00 to 5.00.
To Feb 16 Geoffrey Ricardo.

Warrnambool Art Gallery
🖈Map
26 Liebig Street, Warrnambool 3280.
(03) 5559-4949.
gallery@warrnambool.vic.gov.au
www.thewag.com.au
Director: Aaron Bradbrook.
Mon–Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat–Sun 10.00 to 3.00.
To March 17 Lisa Gorman + Mirka Mora: To breathe with the rhythm of the heart. Tickets for this show: $18 | Members/Concession/Locals: $12 | Children $6 | Family $45 | Under 8 Years Free. Book online at www.thewag.com.au.
To April 7 Maar Nation Made.
To April 28 Radical: Australian Abstract Art of the 70s and 80s from the Warrnambool Art Gallery Collection.


Central Victoria

Ararat Gallery TAMA (Textile Art Museum Australia)
🖈Map
82 Vincent Street, Ararat 3377.
(03) 5355-0220.
gallery@ararat.vic.gov.au
www.araratgallerytama.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 4.00. Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Year’s Day. Anzac Day 1.00 to 4.00.
To Feb 25 Overlay by Cara Johnson.
To March 10 New Acquisitions.

Art Gallery of Ballarat
🖈Map
40 Lydiard Street North, Ballarat 3350.
(03) 5320-5858.
artgal@ballarat.vic.gov.au
artgalleryofballarat.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 5.00. Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
To Feb 11 Significant Others – works from the Collection which highlight special relationships between the artists.

John Brack, The sewing machine, 1955, oil on canvas. Purchased with funds from Aubrey HL Gibson, 1957. Courtesy Art Gallery of Ballarat

To Feb 23 Art Screen: Leila Jeffreys: Nature is not a place to visit. It is home – wildlife photographer Leila Jeffreys explores how bird flocks reflect the bonds that exist between human societies.
To March 3 Catherine Ratcliffe: Kazka.
To March 10 Layers of Blak – Indigenous-designed jewellery from Koorie Heritage Trust’s Blak Design Program.
Feb 10 to April 21 Angela Brennan: Tête-à-tête & Vis-à-vis, and Georgia Macguire: Onemda.
Feb 17 to April 21 NEXT GEN 2024: VCE Art & Design.
Feb 23 to April 4 Scotty So: Hai Kot Tou.

Angela Brennan, String theory, 2020, oil on linen, 168.5 × 155cm. Purchased with funds from the Colin Hicks Caldwell Bequest, 2022. Courtesy the artist and Art Gallery of Ballarat

Bendigo Art Gallery
🖈Map
42 View Street, Bendigo 3550.
(03) 5434-6088.
bendigoartgallery@bendigo.vic.gov.au
www.bendigoartgallery.com.au
Director: Jessica Bridgfoot.
Gallery/shop open daily 10.00 to 5.00.

Castlemaine Art Museum
14 Lyttleton Street, Castlemaine 3450.
Thurs–Sat 11.00 to 4.00, Sun 12.00 to 4.00.

Central Goldfields Art Gallery
🖈Map
Old Fire Station, 1 Neill Street, Maryborough 3465.
0438-367-094.
cgsc.art@cgoldshire.vic.gov.au
www.centralgoldfieldsartgallery.com.au
Free entry.
Thurs–Sun 10.00 to 4.00.
To April 14 LOVE – Exploring the theme of love through the visual arts.
Feb 8 to March 3 Contemporary Art Quilts.

La Trobe Art Institute, La Trobe University
🖈Map
121 View Street, Bendigo 3550.
(03) 5444-7272.
lai@latrobe.edu.au
www.latrobe.edu.au/art-institute
Director: Bala Starr.
Free entry.
Tues–Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat–Sun 12.00 to 5.00, Mon by appt.

The Old Auction House
🖈Map
52–56 Mollison Street, Kyneton 3444.
(03) 5422-2047.
admin@theoldauctionhouse.com.au
www.theoldauctionhouse.com.au
Mon–Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat–Sun 10.00 to 4.00. Open public hols. Closed Dec 25 to Jan 2 annually.
Independently run arts precinct with gallery spaces, shop, and artist studios; featuring mid-career and emerging Australian artists.
To Feb 12 Queerthentic – Regional LGBTQIA+ Art Prize 2024.


North, North East & North West

Benalla Art Gallery
🖈Map / Melway 619 D6
Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla 3672.
(03) 5760-2619.
gallery@benalla.vic.gov.au
benallaartgallery.com.au
Wed–Mon 10.00 to 4.30 (March to Aug), 10.00 to 5.00 (Sept to Feb). Closed Tues.

Horsham Regional Art Gallery
🖈Map
80 Wilson Street, Horsham 3400.
(03) 5382-9575.
hrag@hrcc.vic.gov.au
www.horshamtownhall.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 4.00. Closed Christmas Day.

Mildura Arts Centre
🖈Map
199 Cureton Avenue, Mildura 3500.
(03) 5018-8330.
arts_centre@mildura.vic.gov.au
www.milduraartscentre.com.au
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.
To Feb 11 By request – Mildura Arts Centre Collection
To Feb 18 Flood: 12 months on – Sunraysia Community + Mildura Arts Centre Collection.
To March 10 Love Art. Love Hound by Katrina Wheaton.
Feb 16 to April 14 The Object of Labour: the place of redemption by Emiko Artemis, and Abloom by Rhian McLeod.

Shepparton Art Museum (SAM)
🖈Map
530 Wyndham Street, Shepparton 3630.
(03) 4804-5000.
info@sheppartonartmuseum.com.au
www.sheppartonartmuseum.com.au
Free entry.
Mon–Fri (except Tues) 10.00 to 4.00, Sat–Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
To March Beci Orpin: MUSH/ROOM.
Also, The ARNDT Collection: From One World to Another.

Gilbert & George, Union Dance (detail), 2008, JACK FREAK PICTURES. The ARNDT Collection. © the artists. Courtesy the artists, The ARNDT Collection and Shepparton Art Museum

To May 6 Emma Coulter: spatial deconstruction #30 (social fabric).

Emma Coulter: spatial deconstruction #30 (social fabric), installation view, Shepparton Art Museum, 2023. Photograph: Leon Schoots. Courtesy Shepparton Art Museum

To Feb 4 Jess Johnson: we can’t keep going the way we’ve been going but we know no other way to go.
To Feb 11 Dance Me to the End of Love: Journeys from birth to death in the SAM Collection.

Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery
🖈Map
Horseshoe Bend, Swan Hill 3585.
(03) 5036-2430.
artgal@swanhill.vic.gov.au
gallery.swanhill.vic.gov.au
www.facebook.com/swanhillregionalartgallery
Instagram: @swanhillartgal
Entry by donation.
Tues–Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat–Sun and public hols 10.00 to 4.00. Closed Mon, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and Good Friday. Open daily during Victorian school hols.

TarraWarra Museum of Art
www.twma.com.au
See Melbourne entry for exhibition details.

Turbo Gallery
🖈Map
58 Federal Street, Rainbow 3424.
0429-357-966.
info@turbogallery.com.au
www.turbogallery.com.au
Visit website for opening hours.

Workspace 3496
🖈Map
2/38 Indi Avenue, Red Cliffs 3496.
0416-717-669.
info@workspace3496.com
www.workspace3496.com
Director: Rohan Morris.
Free entry.
Wed–Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 10.00 to 1.00.


Warragul Region

Neerim South – Neerim Bower Sculpture Acquisition 2024
🖈Map
West Gippsland VIC 3831,
www.neerimbower.com.au
Feb 10 to 25 Neerim Sculpture Exhibition finalist works respond to the theme ‘Free as a bird’.

Sue Jarvis Gallery Garden
🖈Map
24 Blackwood Lane, Gembrook 3783.
0428-818-131.
sue.jarvis.artist@hotmail.com
www.suejarvisartist.com
Sat–Sun only or by appt.

WAS Gallery
🖈Map
Warragul Art Studios, 37 Latrobe Street, Warragul 3820.
0428-513-905.
www.wasgallery.com.au
Free entry.
Wed–Sat 10.00 to 4.00.

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