June 2019 Listings
Lion Arts Centre, North Terrace (West End), Kaurna Yarta 5000.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 4.00.
South Australia’s leading organisation for contemporary visual art and artists.
To July 20 Daydreamer Wolf by Elyas Alavi. How is it possible to understand the trials and realities of the refugee experience? In this cross-disciplinary exhibition, artist and award-winning poet Elyas Alavi documents his experiences through personal, playful and mythological lenses. Evoking issues of identity, memory, migration and displacement, he offers a deeper understanding of his trials as a Hazara refugee, artist and migrant to Australia.
Adelaide Central Gallery
7 Mulberry Road, Glenside 5065.
Mon-Tues and Thurs-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Wed 9.00 to 6.45.
After hours by appt.
To June 7 Lupercalia – Abdul Abdullah, Elsie-Jayne Beinke, Jazmina Cininas, Susan Flavell and Luke Thurgate. Drawing together an array of local and interstate artists, this new exhibition examines the werewolf as a metaphor in contemporary art. The half-human, half-animal creature is employed to explore ideas ranging from dual identities, hybridity, race and gender divides, and post-Internet politics.
June 18 to July 19 Unique State.
Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art
University of South Australia
55 North Terrace, Adelaide 5000.
Free admission, all welcome.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, closed public hols and during exhibition changeover.
To July 19 Gallery 1: For Country, for Nation. Gallery 2: Reality in flames: modern Australian art and the Second World War. Gallery 3: Unbound Collective: Sovereign Acts V: CALLING.
Art Gallery of South Australia
North Terrace, Adelaide 5000.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
Guided tours daily at 11.00 and 2.00.
To Aug 25, 2019 Ramsay Art Prize.
Held every two years, the $100,000 acquisitive Ramsay Art Prize invites submissions from Australian artists under 40 working in any medium. Finalists works are exhibited in a major exhibition at the Art Gallery of South Australia. The 2019 Ramsay Art Prize finalist exhibition includes a non-acquisitive People’s Choice Prize, supported by sponsor Lipman Karas.
12 Compton Street, Adelaide 5000.
Wed-Thurs 1.00 to 4.00, Fri 1.00 to 7.00, Sat 10.00 to 4.00, or by appt.
FELTdark hours Wed-Sat Dusk to 12.00am.
June 5 to 22 (opening Wed June 5, 5.30pm with artist talk at 6pm) Front Gallery: interior translations by Kate Bohunnis (SA). FELTdark: Explo In Mo 2 by Renuka (India).
GAGPROJECTS | Greenaway Art Gallery
39 Rundle Street, Kent Town 5067.
Director: Paul Greenaway.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat-Sun 12.00 to 4.00.
To June 26 Translation by Ariel Hassan.
558 Marion Road, Plympton Park 5038.
Wed-Sun 10.00 to 3.00.
Jungle Phillips and Frantastic Fran.
Kerry Packer Civic Gallery at the Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre
UniSA Hawke Building, Level 3, 55 North Terrace, Adelaide 5000.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Thurs 9.00 to 7.00.
June 3 to 28 SA Refugee Week 2019 Youth Poster Awards Exhibition will see students taking a leadership role in empathising with, offering support and advocating for, the world’s most vulnerable, and especially refugees displaced across the world, those coming to our shores and those presently within Australia’s guardianship.
University of South Australia, Level 2 Kaurna Building, cnr Hindley Street and Fenn Place, Adelaide 5000.
Mon-Fri 11.00 to 5.00.
Closed public hols and during exhibition changeovers.
National Aboriginal Cultural Institute
253 Grenfell Street, Adelaide 5000.
Established in 1989.
Australia’s oldest Aboriginal-owned and managed multi-arts centre.
Barossa Valley Adelaide Hills Greater Adelaide
Ascot Theatre Gallery
48 Graves Street, Kadina 5554.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 10.00 to 12.00, closed Sun and public hols.
June 3 to 27 Lorraine Harkness – oil paintings.
Belalie Art Gallery
6 Irvine Street, Jamestown 5491.
(08) 8664-0455, 8664-1567.
The modern gallery hosts a vast range of curated exhibitions all year round.
At other times the gallery’s own collection is on display.
Civic Centre, Ridge Terrace, Millicent 5280.
Tues and Fri 9.00 to 5.30 and 6.30 to 8.30, Wed-Thurs 9.00 to 5.30, Sun 2.00 to 4.00.