A Visit to Ballarat Art Gallery

A recent trip to Maldon, Victoria in ‘Chugger’ the motor home saw me take advantage of an opportunity to visit Ballarat Art Gallery. As usual there was only limited time, however I did get to see two exhibitions that could be described as representing opposite ends of a spectrum. The first exhibition was ‘Wow –…

Reviews by Mark Holsworth

A white ViewMaster-style stereoscopic viewer with a round magazine of surreal photographs by Ayman Kaake was one of two winners. . .read more

Joyous June 2018

Reader submissions of the one piece of artwork they just can’t bear to part with

Arthur Ted Powell

Mighty Melbourne Melbourne has been the inspiration for eight of Arthur Ted Powell’s solo exhibitions between 2010-2018. He has painted Melbourne and its environs at night (Rivers of Light 2010), as a topographical map (Mapping Melbourne 2011), a geographic coordinate (145 Degrees East 2012), an historic grid (GRID 2014), a state of mind (Melbourne on…

Harley Manifold 20/20

The exhibition title also plays on the city’s love of cricket, and in doing so further sets this body of work up as though it is a sport in itself – the physical and mental pursuit to complete the 20 paintings in 20 days, and the opportunity to garner a wider audience, barracking for his…

Tom Malone Prize 2018

Exhibition featuring finalists in the Tom Malone Prize 2018 for contemporary glass art

Great Movements of Feeling

Gertrude Contemporary would like to invite you to the opening of Next Wave: Great Movements of Feeling curated by Zara Sigglekow. Exhibition dates: 11 May – 16 June 2018 Location: 21-31 High Street, Preston South, VIC Read more

Corsini Collection

A window into Italy. Masterpieces from Florence. Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth till 18th June 2018. GET THE FULL PICTURE. A city. A family. A collection of magnificence. Introducing the private art collection of one of Florence’s most eminent families, the Corsini family. Featuring Renaissance and Baroque paintings by Italian artists such as Botticelli,…

Patricia Piccinini

Curious Affection 24 Mar 2018 – 5 Aug 2018 GOMA | Gallery 1.1 The Fairfax Gallery, Gallery 1.2, Gallery 1.3 Eric & Marion Taylor Gallery | Ticketed In her most ambitious exhibition to date, globally renowned artist Patricia Piccinini occupies GOMA’s entire ground floor with a retrospective of her most recognisable works from the past 20…