Tasmanian art galleries and their JUNE 2022 exhibition schedules are listed below, grouped by region. For listings in other Australian states please use the What’s On menu above.

Hobart Sullivans Cove Battery Point

Art Mob
29 Hunter Street, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6236-9200, 0419-393-122.
Director: Euan Hills.
Daily 10.00 to 6.00. Check holiday opening times on our Google listing.
Aboriginal fine art, including Tasmanian Aboriginal artists.

Bett Gallery
Level 1, 65 Murray Street, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6231-6511.
Directors: Carol Bett, Emma Bett and Jack Bett.
Mon–Fri 10.00 to 5.30, Sat 10.00 to 4.00.
To June 4 Transit by Patrick Grieve.
Also, Once. Postcards from the future by Rosie Hastie.
June 10 to July 2 Uncanny by Megan Walch.
Also, Platform I: University of Tasmania Bett Gallery Graduate Award – Holly Greaves, Kirsty Riddle, Indy Blackmore and Richard Langley.

Contemporary Art Tasmania
27 Tasma Street, North Hobart 7000.
(03) 6231-0445.
Wed–Sun 12.00 to 5.00.
June 10 to July 10 BioGym by Mary Maggic and Grace Gamage. Presented in partnership with Dark Mofo 2022.

Handmark Gallery
Unique Tasmanian Art & Design, 77 Salamanca Place, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6223-7895.
Mon–Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 4.00, Sun 12.00 to 4.00.
June 3 to 20 John Lendis.
July 15 to August 1 Emerging Landscape – emerging artists group exhibition.
Aug 5 to 22 Alexandra Pitt – new works.

Plimsoll Gallery, University of Tasmania
37 Hunter Street, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6226-4353.
Gallery hours during Dark Mofo: June 9 to 12 and 15 to 20, 5.00 to 9.00. Gallery hours all other times: May 7 to June 25, Tues–Sat 11.00 to 4.00. Closed Sun–Mon and public hols.
To June 25 Glossolalia – Matt Warren, Gail Priest, Sean Bacon and Abbie Calvert (AUS). Glossolalia is the phenomenon of apparently speaking in an unknown language. This two-part exhibition, curated by Matt Warren and Colin Langridge features four national art practitioners, each creating a distinctive, yet harmonic experience through time-based media.

Matt Warren, Project Blue Book (still), 2010, still taken from Standard Definition digital video component, remastered 2021/2022. Courtesy the artist and Plimsoll Gallery, University of Tasmania

Sean Bacon, Moment to Moment 2. Courtesy the artist and Plimsoll Gallery, University of Tasmania

Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Dunn Place (enter via the Watergate), Hobart 7000.
(03) 6165-7000.
Daily 10.00 to 4.00 (to March 31). Tues–Sun 10.00 to 4.00 (April 1 to Dec 24). Closed Good Friday (April 15), Anzac Day (April 25) and Christmas Day. Open 10.00 to 4.00 on Mon public hols year-round.

Greater Hobart

Glenorchy Art and Sculpture Park
Elwick Bay Foreshore, Brooker Highway, Glenorchy 7010.
GASP is a dynamic and inspiring open space providing unique ways to interact with art, creating memorable experiences in the natural environment.

Mona, Museum of Old and New Art
655 Main Road, Berriedale, Hobart 7011.
Fri–Mon 10.00 to 5.00.
June 10 to Oct 17 Exodust – Crying Country by Fiona Hall and AJ King.
Also, Within an utterance by Robert Andrew, and Phase Shifting Index by Jeremy Shaw.

Jeremy Shaw, Phase Shifting Index (still), 2020, video. Courtesy the artist, KÖNIG Galerie, Berlin/London/Vienna/Seoul and Mona, Museum of Old and New Art


Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery
Art Gallery at 2 Wellington Street, Launceston 7250.
Museum at 2 Invermay Road, Launceston 7250.
(03) 6323-3777.
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.
QVMAG at Inveresk:
To July 3 Grounded: Place is Space – explores the theme of ‘Place’ for our Northern Tasmanian LGBTIQA+ and ally community, including what this means to artists as experiential, as performative, and as sanctuary.

Stella Blackwell, The Invisibility (detail), 2022. Courtesy the artist and Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery

To July 17 Women’s Art Prize Tasmania 2022 Finalists Exhibition – for 20 years Tasmania’s only women’s art prize has been shining the spotlight on the creativity, passion and vision of this island’s women artists.
QVMAG at Royal Park:
To Nov 6 Tao Sublime by Tony Smibert – built from refined skill and dedication to landscape painting, spanning a career of 40 years, this exhibition showcases a collection of emotive and striking works by Smibert, many of which are on display to the public for the first time.

Tasmanian artist, Tony Smibert in his studio. Photograph: Carmencita Palermo. Courtesy Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery

Permanent: Guan Di Temple – this exhibition holds the contents of a number of Chinese temples from north-eastern Tasmanian mining towns, donated to the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery.

Guan Di Temple at the Art Gallery at Royal Park. Courtesy Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery

Permanent: The First Tasmanians: our story – includes rarely-seen original objects and Tasmanian Aboriginal perspectives on climate change, astronomy, stories of creation, craft, technology, and architecture.

The First Tasmanians: our story exhibition at the Art Gallery at Royal Park. Courtesy Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery

Sawtooth ARI
58 Lindsay Street, Invermay 7248.
Free entry.
Thurs–Sun 11.00 to 4.00.

North West Coast

Burnie Arts & Function Centre
77–79 Wilmot Street, Burnie 7320.
(03) 6430-5850.
Admission free.
Wed–Fri 10.00 to 4.00. Closed Sat–Sun.
Visit the website for exhibition program and events.

Devonport Regional Gallery
paranaple arts centre, 145 Rooke Street, Devonport 7310.
(03) 6420-2900.
Free entry.
Mon–Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat and public hols 9.00 to 2.00. Closed Sun.

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