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Tasmanian 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.


Hobart, Sullivans Cove, Battery Point

Art Mob
🖈Map
29 Hunter Street, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6236-9200, 0419-393-122.
euan@artmob.com.au
www.artmob.com.au
Director: Euan Hills.
Daily 10.00 to 6.00. Check public hol opening times on our Google listing.
Aboriginal fine art, including Tasmanian Aboriginal artists.

Bett Gallery
🖈Map
Level 1, 65 Murray Street, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6231-6511.
info@bettgallery.com.au
www.bettgallery.com.au
Directors: Carol Bett, Emma Bett and Jack Bett.
Mon–Fri 10.00 to 5.30, Sat 10.00 to 4.00. Closed Sun and public hols.
To Feb 10 Summer Soirée – group exhibition.
Feb 16 to March 9 Amber Koroluk-Stephenson, and Dai Li.

Colville Gallery
Ground Floor, 15 Castray Esplanade, Battery Point 7004.
Mon–Sat 10.00 to 5.00. Closed public hols.

Contemporary Art Tasmania
🖈Map
27 Tasma Street, North Hobart 7000.
(03) 6231-0445.
info@contemporaryart.org.au
www.contemporaryarttasmania.org
Wed–Sat 12.00 to 5.00. Closed Mon–Tues.

Handmark Gallery
Unique Tasmanian Art & Design
🖈Map
77 Salamanca Place, Hobart 7000.
(03) 6223-7895.
hobart@handmark.com.au
www.handmark.com.au
Mon–Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 4.00, Sun 11.00 to 3.00.
To Feb 12 Life is not still new paintings by Faridah Cameron.
Feb 16 to March 4 The silence that follows by Melissa Smith.

Faridah Cameron, We are all made from stardust, acrylic on canvas, 40 × 40cm. Courtesy the artist and Handmark Gallery

Melissa Smith, The light of hidden flowers, 2023, intaglio and stencil, 76 × 56cm. Courtesy the artist and Handmark Gallery

Salamanca Arts Centre
🖈Map
65–77 Salamanca Place, Hobart 7000.
sac.org.au
Office: Mon–Fri 9.00 to 5.00.
Visit individual event pages on website for venue opening times.

Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
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Dunn Place (enter via the Watergate), Hobart 7000.
(03) 6165-7000.
tmagmail@tmag.tas.gov.au
www.tmag.tas.gov.au
Daily 10.00 to 4.00 (Dec 26 to March 31). Tues–Sun 10.00 to 4.00 (April 1 to Dec 24). Closed Good Friday, Anzac Day, and Christmas Day. Open 10.00 to 4.00 on Mon public hols year-round.
To Feb 11 Hobart Current: Epoch – a thought-provoking contemporary program and exhibition, featuring new works created by ten artists in response to the theme of ‘epoch’.


Greater Hobart

Glenorchy Art and Sculpture Park (GASP)
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Elwick Bay Foreshore, Brooker Highway, Glenorchy 7010.
gcc.tas.gov.au/discover-glenorchy/arts-and-culture
GASP is a dynamic and inspiring open space providing unique ways to interact with art and create memorable experiences in the natural environment.

Mona, Museum of Old and New Art
🖈Map
655 Main Road, Berriedale, Hobart 7011.
mona.net.au
Facebook + Instagram: @monamuseum
Thurs–Mon 10.00 to 5.00. Pre-bookings are a must, even if you’re Tasmanian.
To April 1 Heavenly Beings: Icons of The Christian Orthodox World.
Also, Jean-Luc Moulène and Teams, and Jónsi: Hrafntinna (Obsidian).

Jean-Luc Moulène and Teams, installation view. Photograph: Mona/Jesse Hunniford. Courtesy the artist and Mona, Museum of Old and New Art

Jean-Luc Moulène, Errata, Ecatepec, Mexico, 2002–13. Photograph: Mona/Jesse Hunniford. Courtesy the artist and Mona, Museum of Old and New Art


Launceston

Design Tasmania
Cnr Brisbane and Tamar streets, Launceston 7250.
Wed–Sat 10.00 to 3.00, Sun 10.00 to 2.00. Closed Mon–Tues and public hols.

Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery
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Museum at 2 Invermay Road, Launceston 7250.
🖈Map
Art Gallery at 2 Wellington Street, Launceston 7250.
(03) 6323-3777.
www.qvmag.tas.gov.au
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.
Art Gallery at Royal Park:
To April 2 ArtRage provides an important platform for students studying art as part of their Tasmanian Certificate of Education (TCE), while supporting and celebrating the creativity and talent of budding artists state-wide.
To April 14 Strange Nature. Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery is home to one of the oldest and most significant natural science collections in Australia and the Royal Park site has proudly housed all the wonders of these collections for over 130 years. Strange Nature immerses you into the art of major contemporary artists, both local and national, to display the weird and wonderful facets of the natural world that inspire their versions of plants and animals. Free entry.

Troy Emery, Big Blue, 2022. Courtesy the artist and Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery

Feb 17 to June 2 Vast and Varied. The QVMAG ceramics and pottery collection represents a huge, curious and eclectic commitment to both studio and production pottery, over the institution’s 130-year history. This exhibition tells a unique story, not only of the great influential potters of Europe and Asia, but of the impact of local pottery practice. Launceston and northern Tasmania are home to a rich tradition of ceramics that is very much alive and well.

Sawtooth ARI
🖈Map
58 Lindsay Street, Invermay 7248.
sawtoothari@gmail.com
www.sawtoothari.com
Thurs–Sun 11.00 to 4.00.


North West Coast

Burnie Arts Centre
🖈Map
77–79 Wilmot Street, Burnie 7320.
www.burniearts.net/Exhibitions
Visit website for opening times and exhibitions.

Devonport Regional Gallery
🖈Map
paranaple arts centre – Market Square, 145 Rooke Street, Devonport 7310.
(03) 6420-2900.
artgallery@devonport.tas.gov.au
www.paranapleartscentre.com.au/devonport-regional-gallery
Free entry.
Mon–Fri 9.00 to 5.00, Sat and public hols 9.00 to 2.00. Closed Sun.

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