February 2019 Listings

Click on the precincts below to find Sydney galleries and their exhibitions. For listings in other Australian states please use the What’s On menu above.

CBD The Rocks

Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW)
Art Gallery Road, Sydney 2000.
(02) 9225-1744, 1800-679-278.
Admission charges apply to some exhibitions.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00.
Art After Hours: Wed to 9pm.
To Feb 17 Tuckson: the abstract sublime.
To Feb 24 Noŋgirrŋa Marawili: from my heart and mind.
To March 3 Masters of modern art from the Hermitage.
To March 17 Judy Watson: the edge of memory. Read more…

Judy Watson, in the shadow of goya’s bull, 2011, pigment and acrylic on canvas, 212 x 154cm © Judy watson. Licensed by Copyright Agnecy. Courtesy the artist, Milani Galleries, Queensland, and Art Gallery of New South Wales

To March 31 Brett Whiteley: drawing is everything.
To April 28 Chinese bible: revolution and art in China.
Feb 2 to May 5 Heaven and earth in Chinese art: treasures from the National Palace Museum, Taipei.
Feb 7 to April 28 ARTEXPRESS 2019.

Gaffa Gallery
281 Clarence Street, Sydney CBD 2000.
(02) 9283-4273.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 5.00. Closed Sun and public hols.
Gaffa is an independent creative precinct, artist-run in attitude and execution.
Jan 31 to Feb 11 oh me oh my selected graduates from ANU, NAS, SCA, UNSW & UTS. Gaffa student works by Gaffa jewellery students.
Feb 14 to 25 Disconnex – Peter Donahue, Walter Maurice, Michael Bianchino, Fayroze Lutta and Alessandro Berini.
Also, Two-Down by Frankie Chow and Alana Wesley, and The Undefined Lands by Mohini Mehta.

The Ken Done Gallery
1 Hickson Road, The Rocks 2000.
(02) 8274-4500
Fax (02) 8274-4545.
Daily 10.00 to 5.30.
Summertime In Sydney. In response to the summer heat, the Ken Done Gallery is showcasing a number of beach and harbour paintings and drawings redolent with the mix of colour for which the artist is so well recognised. Canvases and works on paper of every size make up this evocative and extensive exhibition.
Limited edition prints, posters and other art related products are available for sale in the gallery shop including the artist’s latest publication ‘Ken Done: Paintings you probably haven’t seen’.

Korean Cultural Centre Australia Gallery
Ground Floor, 255 Elizabeth Street, Sydney 2000.
(02) 8267-3400.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 6.00.
Feb 8 to April 19 A Scholar’s Feast: Old and New.

Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA)
140 George Street, The Rocks 2000.
(02) 9245-2400.
Free entry.
Mon-Tues 10.00 to 5.00, Wed 10.00 to 9.00, Thurs-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
To Feb 3 Compass: MCA Collection.
Also, Primavera 2018: Young Australian Artists. Read more…

Installation view at Compass: MCA Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, 2018. Photograph: Jessica Maurer. Courtesy and © the artists

To March 3 David Goldblatt: Photographs 1948-2018.
Now showing MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday.

David Goldblatt, Blitz Maaneveld at the Terrace, Woodstock, Cape Town, where he murdered a man with whom he had been gambling. 7 October 2008, 2008, silver gelatin photograph on fibre-based paper, installation view of ‘David Goldblatt: Photographs 1948–2018’, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney, 2018. Photograph: Anna Kučera. Courtesy Museum of Contemporary Art Australia © The David Goldblatt Legacy Trust

Museum of Sydney
Cnr Phillip and Bridge streets, Sydney 2000.
(02) 9251-5988 .
Free with Museum entry, Adults $12, Conc $8, Family $30, Members Fee.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00. Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day.
The Museum presents a diverse program of exhibitions and events.
To July 21 Street Photography.
Also, How Cities Work.

S.H. Ervin Gallery
National Trust of Australia (NSW), Watson Road, Observatory Hill, The Rocks 2000.
(02) 9258-0173.
Tues-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
To March 17 Destination Sydney Re-Imagined – nine artists, three galleries, one exhibition. Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Mosman Art Gallery and S.H. Ervin Gallery present the works of nine eminent artists responding to the important influence of Sydney as subject and theme. Featured artists include Ethel Carrick Fox, Adrian Feint and Ken Done (Manly Art Gallery & Museum), Roy de Maistre, Robert Klippel and Michael Johnson (Mosman Art Gallery), Jeffrey Smart, Nicholas Harding and Wendy Sharpe (S.H. Ervin Gallery). Supported by Gordon Darling Foundation.

Nicholas Harding, Central Hall, 2007, oil on Belgian linen, 183 x 244cm. Courtesy the artist and S.H. Ervin Gallery

State Library of NSW
Cnr Shakespeare Place and Macquarie Street, Sydney 2000.
(02) 9273-1414.
Free entry.
Daily to 5.00, Thurs to 8.00.
Free volunteer-led tours Mon-Thurs 12.00, and curator tours Fri 12.00 (excludes public hols).
Visit the Library’s new galleries to explore a display of over 3,000 intriguing objects, six must see exhibitions.

Vermilion Contemporary Chinese Art
5/16 Hickson Road, Walsh Bay 2000.
(02) 9241-3323.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 7.00.

Chippendale Central

4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art
181-187 Hay Street, Haymarket, Sydney 2000.
(02) 9212-0380.
Free entry.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Thurs nights to 8.00, Sat-Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
To March 24 Xiao Lu: Impossible Dialogue:

The Japan Foundation Gallery
Level 4, Central Park , 28 Broadway, Chippendale 2008.
 (02) 8239-0055.
Mon-Thurs 10.00 to 8.00, Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 10.00 to 4.00.
Feb 6 to March 30 (opening Fri Feb 8, 6-8pm) FEMUFACTURE: Japanese & Australian Design.

Erina Kashihara, Geometric Nerve, 2019

Performance Space
Carriageworks, Level 2, 245 Wilson Street , Eveleigh 2042.
(02) 8571-9111.
Presenting a program for experimental art practice.
Visit website for more information.

Sheffer Gallery
38 Lander Street, Darlington 2008.
(02) 9310-5683.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
Feb 6 to 18 Louise Mitchell.
Feb 20 to March 16 Damien Minton Art Projects presents four exhibitions over four weeks at Sheffer Gallery. Featuring contemporary emerging and mid career local artists.

UTS Gallery
University of Technology Sydney, Level 4, 702 Harris Street, Ultimo 2007.
(02) 9514-1652.
Senior Curator: Tania Creighton.
Mon-Fri 12.00 to 6.00, Sat 12.00 to 4.00.
Feb 26 to April 18 After Technology curated by Stella Rosa McDonald and Eleanor Zeichner.

White Rabbit Gallery
30 Balfour Street (near Central Station), Chippendale 2008.
(02) 8399-2867.
Wed-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
The Gallery will be closed from Feb 4 to March 15 as we prepare our new exhibition Hot Blood.

East Sydney

APY Gallery
45 Burton Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 4.00, Sun by appt.
The APY Gallery is a platform for emerging Indigenous artists from the APY Art Centre Collective.

51 William Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 6.00.

Arthouse Gallery
66 McLachlan Avenue, Rushcutters Bay 2011.
(02) 9332-1019.
Tues-Fri 9.30 to 6.00, Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
Jan 31 to Feb 23 Not Fade Away by Ian Greig.

Ian Greig, We trace our shadow with magic hands, oil on canvas, 101 x 101cm. Courtesy the artist and Arthouse Gallery

Feb 28 to March 23 Canopy by Peter Simpson.
Also, It’s a jungle out there by Susan Hipgrave.

Peter Simpson, Thurlow St trees I, gouache on paper, 76.5 x 57cm. Courtesy the artist and Arthouse Gallery

43-51 Cowper Wharf Road, Woolloomooloo 2011.
(02) 9356-0555.
Mon-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 11.00 to 6.00.
Visit website for exhibition program.

The Cross Art Projects
8 Llankelly Lane (off Orwell Street), Kings Cross 2011.
(02) 9357-2058, 0406-537-933.
Director: Jo Holder.
Thurs-Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
Feb 2 to March 9 Sydney – We Need To Talk: conversations and situations.

Fine Arts, Sydney
Suites 204 & 205, 20-22 Bayswater Road, Potts Point 2011.
(02) 9361-6200.
Wed-Sat, 12.00 to 6.00.

13-17 Riley Street, Woolloomooloo 2011.
(02) 8970-2999.
Wed-Sun 12.00 to 6.00.
An artist run organisation for emerging and experimental art practice.
Visit website for exhibition program.

Frances Keevil Gallery
Bay Village, 28-34 Cross Street, Double Bay 2028.
(02) 9327-2475.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
To Feb 3 Mixed exhibition.
Feb 5 to 26 Gwen Robson and Adrian Lockhart.

Loribelle Spirovsky, Homme 133, oil and charcoal on linen board, 41 x 31cm. Courtesy the artist and Frances Keevil Gallery

Isabelle Devos, Stand, acrylic on board, 46 x 61cm. Courtesy the artist and Frances Keevil Gallery

Gallery 9
9 Darley Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9380-9909.
Director: Allan Cooley.
Manager: Octavia Knox.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 6.00, Sun-Tues by appt.
Jan 30 to Feb 23 (opening Wed Jan 30, 6-8pm) Sarah crowEST: Soft Eyes Dub Wise.

Sarah crowEST, DUB WISE, 2018, #6 loomstate, acrylic on linen, 137 x 102cm. Courtesy the artist and Gallery 9

King Street Gallery on William
177 William Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9360-9727.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 6.00.
Please visit website for listing.

Liverpool Street Gallery
243a Liverpool Street, East Sydney 2010.
(02) 8353-7799.
Director: James Erskine.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 6.00.

NAS Gallery
Forbes Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9339-8686.
Free entry.
Mon-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
To March 9 Arthur Boyd: Landscape of the Soul – 60 paintings and 20 works on paper. Curated by Barry Pearce and drawn principally from Bundanon Trust’s collection of Boyd’s works.

Arthur Boyd, Lovers on fire in boat with kite, 1965, oil on canvas. Courtesy Bundanon Trust Collection and NAS Gallery

National Association for the Visual Arts (NAVA)
T (02) 9368-1900.
NAVA is the peak body representing and advancing the professional interests of the Australian visual arts, craft and design sector.

Robin Gibson Gallery
278 Liverpool Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9331-6692.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
Feb 23 to March 20 NEW NOW new works from Gina Bruce, David Eastwood and Kyra Henley.

Kyra Henley, Numero Uno, oil on linen, 112 x 122cm

Kyra Henley, Escalator, oil on linen, 153 x 168cm. Courtesy the artist and Robin Gibson Gallery

STACKS Projects
191 Victoria Street, Potts Point 2011.
Thurs-Sat 11.00 to 6.00, Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
Feb 14 to March 3 (opening Wed Feb 13, 6-8pm Alexanders Lover – Nicole Ellis, Rachel Farlow, Caroline McGregor and Joanne Makas, curated by Zachary Harold.

Nicole Ellis, Tolerance 2, 2014, acrylic paint on fabric, 76 x 56cm. Courtesy the artist and STACKS Projects

Caroline McGregor, Walking The Line, 2016, steel, 90 x 90 x 156cm. Courtesy Peter Morgan

Stanley Street Gallery
1/52-54 Stanley Street, Darlinghurst 2010.
(02) 9368-1142.
Directors: Merilyn Bailey and Liza Feeney.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
Feb 2 to 23 INTRODUCING – Louise Allerton, Jimin Hong and Agus Wijaya.
Feb 27 to March 16 Transfer by Mio Kuhnen and Helen Aitken Kuhnen.
Feb 27 to March 23 Self-conscious Kev and other friends by Jackson Farley.

Helen Aitken-Kuhnen, Black Cockatoos, 2018, enamel. Courtesy the artist and Stanley Street Gallery

Jackson Farley, ‘And then Kev looked at Kev and said’, 2018, archival pigment print on Ilford aatin, 150 x 128cm. Courtesy the artist and Stanley Street Gallery

UNSW Galleries
UNSW Art & Design,
Cnr Oxford Street and Greens Road, Paddington 2021.
(02) 8936-0888.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, closed pubic hols.
To Feb 23 Architecture Makes Us: Cinematic Visions of Sonia Leber and David Chesworth.
Also, The Beehive by Zanny Begg. Read more…
Also, Impossible Composition by Oliver Beer.

Zanny Begg, The Beehive (production still), 2018. Photograph: Hugh Hamilton. Courtesy the artist, Enigma Machine, and UNSW Galleries

Yellow House, 57-59 Macleay Street, Potts Point 2011.
Wed-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.30.

Redfern Surry Hills Green Square

Aboriginal & Pacific Art
1/24 Wellington Street, Waterloo 2017.
(02) 9699-2211.
Director: Gabriella Roy (member of ACGA).
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.

Artbank, Sydney
222 Young Street, Waterloo 2017.
(02) 9697-6000.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00.

Brett Whiteley Studio
2 Raper Street, Surry Hills 2010.
(02) 9225-1881.
Free admission made possible by J.P. Morgan.
The Studio is open to the public Fri-Sun 10.00 to 4.00.
The Brett Whiteley Studio is managed by the Art Gallery of New South Wales.

Flinders Street Gallery
61 Flinders Street, Surry Hills 2010.
(02) 9380-5663.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 6.00, or by appt.
Check Website for details.

409b George Street , Waterloo 2017.
(02) 9318-1122.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Sun 12.00 to 4.00.
Feb 6 to 24 Shelf Life.
From Feb 27 Ruth Li and Darren Gannon.

Jude Rae, SSL 002, 2016, lithograph, edition of 10, 56.5 x 47cm. Courtesy the artist and MAY SPACE

Michael Reid Sydney
Standard House,
105 Kippax Street (enter from Waterloo Street), Surry Hills 2010.
(02) 8353-3500.
Directors: Michael Reid and Toby Meagher.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Jan 31 to Feb 23 Ginger and Honey by Denise Faulkner.

Soho Waterloo
Waterloo Design Centre,
105/197 Young Street, Waterloo 2017.
(02) 9326-9066
Fax 9358-2939.
Daily trading, closed public holidays.
Feb 1 to 28 Formworks Exhibition – a group exhibition of paintings, sculpture and wall relief.

Alan Rose, Crystalline2, timber on acrylic wall relief, 82 x 66cm. Courtesy the artist and Soho Galleries

To March 30 ARTpark Australia: Sculpture on the Wharf at the Woolloomooloo Wharf, Sydney;

Mike van Dam, Emerging Dragon, #316 stainless steel, 500 x 280cm. Courtesy the artist and Soho Galleries

Stella Downer Fine Art
1/24 Wellington Street, Waterloo 2017.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Gallery closed until Feb 5.
Feb 5 to March 2 (opening Sat Feb 9, 3-5pm) Recent Work by Janet Dawson.

799 Elizabeth Street , Zetland 2017.
(02) 9698-4696.
Directors: Ursula Sullivan and Joanna Strumpf.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, or by appt.
Feb 2 to 16 (opening Sat Feb 2, 3-5pm) Group Show.
Feb 23 to March 16 (opening Sat Feb 23, 3-5pm) Richard Lewer. Read more…

Richard Lewer, Frank, 2018, oil on canvas, 97.5 x 97.5cm. Courtesy the artist and Sullivan+Strumpf

Utopia Art Sydney
72 Henderson Rd, Alexandria 2015.
(02) 9699-2900.
Director: Christopher Hodges.
Tue-Sat 10.00 to 5.00.
Feb 2 to 23 (opening Sat Feb 2, 3-5pm) Clay V – Donna Green, Brett Stone, Kati Watson and Eloise Rankine – a dynamic group exhibition that presents clay forms which have transcended their functional potential. Clay V highlights how contemporary ceramic art is more versatile and visually dynamic than one would expect.

Inner West Marrickville Balmain

Adelaide Perry Gallery
Cnr Hennessy and College streets, Croydon 2132.
(02) 9704-5693.
Mon-Fri 8.30 to 4.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.00.
March 2 to 29 (opening Fri March 1, 7pm) Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing 2019 exhibition of finalists..

AIRspace Projects
10 Junction Street, Marrickville 2204.
Fri-Sun 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 5.00 first three weeks each month.
Feb 8 to 23:
Gallery 1: Queer Life Drawing with Ohni Blu & Blake Lawrence.
Gallery 2: Willurai Kirkbright.
Deep Space: Hannah Chapman.
The Cranny: Paul Cooper

Annandale Galleries
110 Trafalgar Street, Annandale 2038.
(02) 9552-1699.
Directors: Bill Gregory and Anne Gregory (members of ACGA).
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
To Feb 16 Works From Wozzeck and Lulu – drawings, sculpture, woodcuts, kinetic theatre installation and rare vintage works by William Kentridge.

Artereal Gallery
747 Darling Street, Rozelle 2039.
(02) 9818-7473.
Director: Luisa Catanzaro.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Gallery closed to Feb 6.
Feb 6 to March 2 (opening Wed Feb 6, 6-8pm) Nevertheless, she persisted – a group exhibition of unrepresented female artists including Grace Blake, Brooke Leigh, Cat Mueller, Claudia Nicholson and Ebony Russell. Read more…

Grace Blake, Fabrication 3, 2018, oblique cut two ways, digital rendering. Courtesy the artist and Artereal Gallery

Articulate project space
497 Parramatta Road (opposite Cass Bros), Leichhardt 2040.
Fri-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
To Feb 3 (opening Fri Feb 1, 6-8pm) Ferment – showing the work of over 60 artists in a progression of six overlapping exhibitions.
Feb 9 to 24 (opening Fri Feb 8, 6-8pm) Steven Fasan: CAN’T LOOK BACK. Tues-Thurs 3.00 to 6.00, Fri-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
See for further details.

Artsite Galleries
165 Salisbury Road, Camperdown 2050.
(02) 8095-9678.
Wed-Sun 11.00 to 5.00 during exhibitions.
March 2 to 24 I dream of a world where love it the answer – artist Mo Orkiszewski with local and international artists, explore the restorative powers of love and community.

Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Co-operative
55-59 Flood Street, Leichhardt 2040.
(02) 9560-2541.
Wed-Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
Feb 21 to March 24 (opening Thurs Feb 21, 6-9pm) 25th Anniversary of Boomalli’s Mardi Gras Exhibition: ‘Original Box’ – an art exhibition featuring Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTQI artists. Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Co-operative provides a safe space for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTQI artists to express their sexual orientation and communities.

Peter Waples-Crowe, Ngarigo Queen – Cloak of queer visibility, 2018, possum pelts, waxed linen thread, leather dyes, pokerwork, 380 x 129cm. Photograph: Andrew Curtis. Courtesy the artist and Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Co-operative

The Commercial
5/4 Jabez Street, Marrickville 2204.
(02) 8096-3292.
Director: Amanda Rowell.
By appt.
Please visit our website for current information.

Defiance Gallery
47 Enmore Road, Newtown 2042.
(02) 9557-8483.
Directors: Campbell Robertson-Swann and Lauren Harvey.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00.
Feb 6 to March 14 Works on Paper – Joe Furlonger, Ann Thomson, Roy Jackson, Peter Godwin, Paul Higgs, Tim Allen and Helen Gauchat.

Delmar Gallery
144 Victoria Street, Ashfield 2131.
(02) 9581-6070.
Free entry.
Wed-Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
Feb 6 to March 2 (opening Sat Feb 9, 3pm) Gaudy Art from the Hughes Collection – featuring works 1992-2007 by Chinese artists Qi Zhilong, Feng Zhengjie, Chang Xugong, Luo Brothers, Lu Hao, Chen Weimin, Hai Bo and Guo Jian. Curated by Catherine Benz.

Luo Brothers, Welcome Welcome, 2001-2002, lacquer on wood, 65 x 55cm. Courtesy the artists and Delmar Gallery

Feng Zhengjie, Romantic Trip No. 25, 1999, oil on canvas, 158.5 x 196.5cm. Courtesy the artist and Delmar Gallery

Factory 49
49 Shepherd Street, Marrickville 2204.
(02) 9572-9863.
Thurs-Sat 1.00 to 6.00.
Jan 30 to Feb 9 Murray and Burgess collaboration.
Feb 13 to 23 Louise Allerton and Lisa Patroni.
Feb 27 to March 9 Jacky Ferrard and Catherine Gaillard-Remontet.

Glass Artists’ Gallery (upstairs)
Gauge Gallery (street level)
68 Glebe Point Road, Glebe 2037.
T/F (02) 9552-1552.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.30, Sun 1.00 to 5.00.

Kate Owen Gallery
680 Darling Street, Rozelle 2039.
(02) 9555-5283.
Member of the Aboriginal Art Association of Australia.
Daily 10.00 to 6.00.
Kate Owen Gallery is a multiple award-winning gallery specialising in contemporary Aboriginal art. Artworks range from small affordable works to large investment pieces. Three light-filled floors showcase major exhibitions of Indigenous masters, established artists and new talent. The ground breaking Collectors’ Gallery is dedicated to museum-quality works from Australia’s leading Indigenous artists. Kate Owen Gallery is a member of the Aboriginal Art Association of Australia. To Feb 17 Defining Tradition | the first wave and its disciples. In 2019 Kate Owen Gallery will kick off a series of exhibitions exploring the notion of ‘tradition’ in Aboriginal Art. The inaugural show will present artists that have remained faithful disciples of the muted colour palettes and powerful expression of Tjukurrpa (Dreaming) as first set down by the pioneers of western desert art, those present in the remote community of Papunya in 1971.

Johhny Warangkula Tjupurula, Water Dreaming – Kalipinypa, Acrylic on Linen 122 x 211cm. Courtesy the artist and Kate Owen Gallery

Yinarupa Nangala, Untitled, acrylic on linen, 150 x 209cm. Courtesy the artist and Kate Owen Gallery

Kerrie Lowe Gallery
49-51 King Street, Newtown 2042.
(02) 9550-4433
Fax 9550-1996.
Mon-Sat 10.00 to 5.30, Thurs 10.00 to 7.00, Sun 12.00 to 4.00.
To Feb 9 The Summer Show – ceramics, paintings, prints, sculpture and jewellery by Australian artists.
Feb 15 to March 3 Yes ! Yes! Nanette! – celebrate Mardi Gras with us.

McGlade Gallery at the Australian Catholic University
Mount St. Mary, Gate 3, 25a Barker Road, Strathfield 2135.
(02) 9701-4256.
Mon-Sat 11.00 to 4.00 during exhibition periods.

SCA Galleries
Sydney College of the Arts
Balmain Road (enter opposite Cecily Street), Rozelle 2040.
(02) 9351-1008.
Free admission.
Mon-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.00 (during exhibitions).

The Shop Gallery
112 Glebe Point Road, Glebe 2037.
Visit website for exhibition program.

Yellow Dot Art Gallery
Shop 3-4, 654-670 King Street, Newtown 2042.
Director: Yvette Linton-Smith.
Wed-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
Feb 1 to 23 Glazed VisionRebecca Micallef, Dianne Brock, Sarah O’Sullivan, Bree Cribbin, Kirsty Collins and Cassy O’Connor.

Nth Sydney Northern Beaches

Artarmon Galleries
479 Pacific Highway, Artarmon 2064.
(02) 9427-0322.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 11.00 to 3.00.

Gallery Lane Cove + Creative Studios
164 Longueville Road, Lane Cove 2066.
(02) 9428-4898.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 4.30, Sat 10.00 to 2.30, closed public hols.
Jan 30 to March 2 (opening Wed Jan 30, 6-8pm) Sprout: The Conservation of Energy by Tseng Ying Tung.

Grace Cossington Smith Gallery
Gate 7, 1666 Pacific Highway, Wahroonga 2076.
(02) 9473-7878.
Free entry.
Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 9.00 to 4.00.
To Feb 23 (opening Sat Feb 2, 2-4pm with Col Jordan) Pop and Beyond: The Art of Ken Reinhard – a survey of work by pioneering Sydney pop artist Ken Reinhard. Painting and sculpture from the 1960’s to his current works.

Ken Reinhard, Venice Poles, 2003. Courtesy the artist and Grace Cossington Smith Gallery

Headland Artists and Sculpture Park
Read Place, Headland Park at Georges Heights entrance off Middle Head Road
(opposite Cobittee Street), Mosman 2088.
In beautiful Headland Park 20+ artists working and selling from their studios, three art schools, art restoration and Frenchy’s Cafe.

Manly Art Gallery & Museum
West Esplanade Reserve, Manly 2095.
(02) 9976-1421.
Free entry.
Tues-Sun 10.00 to 5.00.
To March 17 Natural Collection – prints from the pages of the collaborative artists’ book, ‘Natural Collection’, featuring the work of 29 Warringah Printmakers Studio artists. Each work presents an artist’s view of the endangered and vulnerable wildlife and habitats of the Northern Beaches region of Sydney, NSW.

Susan Baran, Duffy’s Forest, intaglio photopolymer print, 58 x 26.5cm. Courtesy the artist and Manly Art Gallery & Museum

To March 17 Destination Sydney: Re-imagined. This exhibition once again brings together three Sydney public galleries – Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Mosman Art Gallery and S.H. Ervin Gallery – in an innovative collaboration to present an exhibition of work by nine eminent artists responding to the important influence of Sydney as subject and theme. Featured artists are Ethel Carrick Fox, Adrian Feint and Ken Done (Manly Art Gallery & Museum), Roy de Maistre, Robert Klippel and Michael Johnson (Mosman Art Gallery) Jeffrey Smart, Nicholas Harding and Wendy Sharpe (S.H. Ervin Gallery).

Ethel Carrick-Fox, Manly Beach – Summer is Here, 1913, oil on canvas, 81 x 102cm. MAG&M Collection. Courtesy Manly Art Gallery & Museum

Mosman Art Gallery
1 Art Gallery Way, Mosman 2088.
(02) 9978-4178.
Director: John Cheeseman.
Free entry.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00, closed public hols.
To Feb 10 Paul Delprat: Harbour Spirits – presents a selection of small oil paintings recently created, en plein air, by the artist working on the escarpment of Georges Heights, overlooking the entrance to Sydney Harbour.
To March 17 Destination Sydney: Reimagined – brings together once again three Sydney public galleries – Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Mosman Art Gallery and S.H. Ervin Gallery – in an innovative collaboration to present an exhibition of work by nine eminent artists responding to the important influence of Sydney as subject and theme. Artists include Ethel Carrick Fox, Adrian Feint and Ken Done (Manly Art Gallery & Museum), Roy de Maistre, Robert Klippel and Michael Johnson (Mosman Art Gallery) Jeffrey Smart, Nicholas Harding and Wendy Sharpe (S.H. Ervin Gallery).

Paul Delprat, Magic Light, 2018, oil on canvas, 51 x 51cm. Courtesy the artist and Mosman Art Gallery

Michael Johnson, Oceania high low, 2014, oil on canvas, 184 x 366cm. Photograph: AGNSW, Felicity Jenkins. Acquired with funds provided by the AGNSW Board of Trustees 2014 © courtesy Michael Johnson

65 Berry Street, North Sydney 2060.
Mon-Fri 12.00 to 4.30.

Wallarobba Arts and Cultural Centre
25 Edgeworth David Avenue, Hornsby 2077.
(02) 9847-6572.
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.

White Rhino Artspace
Level 1, 62 Atchison Street, St Leonards 2065.
Wed-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 9.00 to 12.00.
Refer to website. Exhibitions, workshops, and artist makers meetings.

Paddington Woollahra

Annette Larkin Fine Art
Suite 4, 8 Soudan Lane, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9332-4614.
Director: Annette Larkin.
Wed-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00, or by appt.
Deals in post-war and contemporary art and provides tailored advice in all aspects of purchasing, valuing and collection management.
To March 2 Summer 2018 ñ group exhibition including Beckett, Cotton, Frank, Gladwell, Hearman, Johnson, Klippel, Kngwarreye, Oliver and Wolfhagen.

Australian Galleries
15 Roylston Street, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9360-5177
Fax 9360-2361.
Director: Stuart Purves AM.
Daily 10.00 to 6.00.
To Feb 3 Group Exhibition.
Feb 12 to March 3 Deborah Williams.

Blender Gallery
16 Elizabeth Street, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9380-7080.
Wed-Sat 11.00 to 5.00, Tues by appt.

Defiance Gallery at Mary Place
12 Mary Place, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9557-8483.
Directors: Campbell Robertson-Swann & Lauren Harvey.
Wed-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
Feb 13 to March 7 Tony Slater.

Fellia Melas Gallery
2 Moncur Street, Woollahra 2025.
(02) 9363-5616.
Mon-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
Works on Paper from our stockroom.

Robert Dickerson, Conversation, pastel on paper, 55 x 36cm. Courtesy Fellia Melas Gallery

Fox Jensen Gallery
Cnr Hampden Street & Cecil Lane,
23a Roylston Street, Paddington 2021.
(02) 8084-4298.
Wed-Sat 12.00 to 5.00.
Gallery closed until Feb 7.
Feb 7 to March 16 A bridge between clouds by Pep Llambias.

Pep Llambias, A BRIDGE BETWEEN CLOUDS, 2017, neonlights, wood, aluminium, 385cm. Courtesy the artist and Fox Jensen Gallery

Martin Browne Contemporary
15 Hampden Street, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9331-7997.
Director: Martin Browne (member of ACGA).
Tues-Sun 10.30 to 6.00.
Feb 7 to March 3 Parade of days by Tim McMonagle.
Also, Women to Winter by Linde Ivimey.

Linde Ivimey, Dana Bergstrom,steel armature acrylic resin, dyed cotton, natural turkey bones, leather, fox fur, wood, steel, dyed and sewn viscera, osprey feathers and carnelians, 82 x 38 x 25cm. Courtesy the artist and Martin Browne Contemporary

Maunsell Wickes Gallery
19 Glenmore Road, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9331-4676
Fax 9380-8485.
Tues-Sat 11.00 to 5.30, Sun 12.00 to 5.00.

Olsen Gallery
63 Jersey Road, Woollahra 2025.
(02) 9327-3922.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Sun 11.00 to 5.00.
Jan 29 to Feb 17 Carpe Diem by Camille Hannah.
Also, Post Truth by George Byrne.
Feb 20 to March 17 Michael Cusack.
Also, Gary Heery: Collaborative Portraits exhibition and book launch.
Olsen Annexe: at 74 Queen Street, Woollahra 2025.
(02) 9327-3922. Tues-Sun 11.00 to 5.00.

Project Gallery 90
90 Oxford Street, Paddington 2021.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 5.00, Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
Artist-run concept space.
See website for details.

Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery
8 Soudan Lane (off Hampden Street), Paddington 2021.
(02) 9331-1919.
Director: Roslyn Oxley (member of ACGA).
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 6.00.
To Feb 16 Nyapanyapa Yunupingu.
Feb 18 to March 16 Lorraine Connelly-Northey.

Sabbia Gallery
120 Glenmore Road, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9361-6448.
Directors: Anna Grigson and Maria Grimaldi.
Tues-Fri 11.00 to 6.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.00.
Jan 30 to Feb 23 THE HOT SHOP: Masters of Glass 2019.

Saint Cloche
37 MacDonald Street, Paddington 2021.
Director: Kitty Wong.
Wed-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, Sun 11.00 to 4.00, Mon-Tues by appt.
Visit website for exhibition program.

Thienny Lee Gallery
176 New South Head Road
(opp Edgecliff Train Station), Edgecliff 2027.
(02) 8057-1769 .
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 11.00 to 4.00.
Jan 31 to Feb 19 Near and Far by Annie Bierzynski.
Feb 21 to March 12 If a Butterflies Dies in the Forest… by Leonie Robison.

Annie Bierzynski, Geiki Gorge, acrylic on canvas, 122 x 92cm. Courtesy the artist and Thienny Lee Gallery

Leonie Robison, Illedges Ant Blue Butterfly, mixed media drawing, 53.5 x 72cm (incl. frame). Courtesy the artist and Thienny Lee Gallery

Wagner Contemporary
2 Hampden Street, Paddington 2021.
(02) 9360-6069, 0419-251-013.
Tues-Sun 10.30 to 6.00, Mon by appt.
To Feb 25 Summer Show – exhibition featuring an impressive range of new work by some of the gallery’s established and early career artists.

Al Poulet, Untitled (fence), acrylic on canvas, 170 x 165cm. Winner Paddington Art Prize 2018. Courtesy the artist and Wagner Contemporary

Al Poulet , Untitled (W), acrylic on canvas, 170 x 165cm. Winner Paddington Art Prize 2018. Courtesy the artist and Wagner Contemporary

Greater Sydney

Banksia Studio Art Gallery
14 Railway Street, Banksia 2216.
Artist in residence: Nauha Dabboussy.
Artworks available for sale. View by appt.
The Gallery is available for leasing to artists on a self-run basis on a weekly term.

Blacktown Arts Centre
78 Flushcombe Road, Blacktown 2148.
(02) 9839-6558.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 5.00, closed public hols.

Campbelltown Arts Centre
1 Art Gallery Road, Campbelltown 2560.
(02) 4645-4100.
Free entry.
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.
To March 10 Borrowed Scenery.
To Oct 13 Notice of Motion.

Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre
A cultural facility of Liverpool City Council
1 Powerhouse Road, Casula 2170 (access via Shepherd Street, Liverpool).
(02) 9824-1121.
Free entry. Ample parking available or alight at Casula Train Station.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 9.00 to 4.30, closed public hols.
To Feb 3 Landscapes of the Soul by Frances Larder.
To Feb 7, 27th Annual Mil-Pra AECG Art Exhibition.
To Feb 10 Jumaadi. Also, Llooking here looking north – Kartika Suharto-Martin, Ida Lawrence, Mashara Wachjudy, Bridie Gillman, Sofiyah Ruqayah and Alfira O’Sullivan.
To Feb 24 What a Life! Rock photography by Tony Mott.
Feb 16 to March 24 LAS Life Drawing Nudes, and Watermarks featuring works by Paul Harmon.
Also, I Tried to Make a Horizon For You / I Put It Here For You To See by Lottie Consalvo.

Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre
782 Kingsway, Gymea 2227.
(02) 8536-5700
Fax 8536-5750.
Free admission.
Daily 10.00 to 5.00, closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Good Friday.
Feb 9 to April 22 ARTEXPRESS – showcasing a selection of Higher School Certificate artworks with students experimenting across a range of media and pushing aesthetic, thematic and formal boundaries. Presented by Hazelhurst in partnership with NSW Department of Education and NSW Education Standards Authority, this exhibition includes artwork by some of New South Wales most talented young artists.

Nieminy Nian, St George Girls High School, Mongolia, The Art of Living, 2018, painting. Courtesy the artist and Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre

Hurstville Museum & Gallery
14 MacMahon Street, Hurstville
(02) 9330-6444.
Tues-Sat 10.00 to 4.00, Sun 2.00 to 5.00.
Feb 2 to April 18 Beyond the Bowl – Julie Bartholomew, Alexandra Chambers, Cobi Cockburn, Matthew Curtis, Merran Esson, Honor Freeman, Anita Larkin, Eloise Rankine, Kirstie Rea and Emma Varga.

Macquarie University Art Gallery
Building E11A, Eastern Road, North Ryde 2109.
(02) 9850-7437.
Senior Curator: Rhonda Davis.
Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00.

Margaret Whitlam Galleries, Female Orphan School
Western Sydney University (Parramatta Campus)
First Level, West Wing, EZ Building, Parramatta Campus,
cnr of James Ruse Drive and Victoria Road, Rydalmere 2116.
(02) 9685-9210.
Thurs-Fri 10.00 to 4.00. Parking $9 per day.
To Feb 23 Drawing on the Past – Forty Years of Hawkesbury Community Arts Workshop. An exhibition of works by current members are brought together with those of the HCAW founder, Kevin Oxley, celebrating the 40th anniversary of this successful community arts workshop.

Shelia Sharp, K13 The woolshed, 2018, etching on paper. Courtesy the artist and Margaret Whitlam Galleries

Margot Hardy Gallery
Western Sydney University (Bankstown Campus)
Foyer, Building 23, Bankstown Campus,
Bullecourt Avenue, Milperra 2214.
(02) 4620-3450.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00. Parking $7 per day.
To March 1 Follow your heART – an exhibition of artworks by students at Nicolle’s Studio of Art.

Parramatta Artists Studios
Level 1 & 2, 68 Macquarie Street, Parramatta 2150.
(02) 9687-6090.
Open during events and by appt.

Peacock Gallery and Auburn Arts Studio
Auburn Botanic Gardens,
cnr Chisholm and Chiswick streets, Auburn 2144.
(02) 8745-9794.
Tues-Sun 11.00 to 4.00.
Feb 2 to March 3 Gallery One: Biljana Jancic explores concepts of symbolic dislocation through the ‘green screen’. Drawing on the Peacock Gallery’s location within Auburn Botanic Gardens, as abstracted space, the artist will use Chroma key green materials, including paint, tape and screen vinyl to create a site specific installation. Read more…

Biljana Jancic, process images for ‘Green Screen’, 2017, digital collage. Courtesy the artist and Peacock Gallery and Auburn Arts Studio

Gallery Two: Though flowers fall, I have never forgotten you considers the phenomenology of locality by inviting artists Tane Andrews, Tarik Ahlip, Sofiyah Ruqayah and Gillian Kayrooz to respond to place and landscape through their individual tactile mediums. Curated by Nanette Orly.

Sofiyah Ruqayah, Origin stories II, 2017, watercolour and collage on paper, 28 x 38cm. Courtesy the artist and Peacock Gallery

Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest
86 River Road, Emu Plains 2750.
(02) 4735-1100.
Free entry.
Daily 9.00 to 5.00.
Visit website for exhibitions.
To March 24 The Ideal Home – 70 objects from the Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences (MAAS) with an emphasis on mid-century Australian design. Featuring commissioned artworks by Catherine O’Donnell, eX de Medici, Blake Griffiths, Richard Goodwin, Karla Dickens, Eliza Gosse, Cope Street Collective and Victoria Garcia.

Western Sydney University Art Gallery
(Penrith, Werrington North Campus)
AD Building, Penrith (Werrington North)
Campus, Great Western Highway, Werrington 2747.
(02) 4620-3450.
Mon-Fri 9.00 to 5.00. Parking $7 per day.
Jan 28 to April 27 Contemplating Affective Landscapes – an exhibition featuring the works of Dawne Fahey.

Dawne Fahey, Rain Falls over the Pastures of the Tweed Valley, 2018, cold wax and oils. Courtesy the artist and Western Sydney University Art Gallery