Exhibitions

The inaugural Inkmasters Members exhibition

Laurel McKenzie, Margaret Genever and Sasi Victoire are part of the Inaugural Inkmasters Members Exhibition which is currently running at Circa 1907 Contemporary Artspace (City Place, Cairns, Qld) until 7 July. This newly-formed Cairns printmakers group is helping to bring wider public knowledge of traditional and contemporary printmaking processes.

Sue Beyer prepares for solo show

Sue Beyer, chosen as a finalist in the Sunshine Coast Art Prize, now has a series of small works on canvas paper available. The studies and small paintings were created in preparation for her first solo exhibition at the Art Factory gallery (South Brisbane, Qld) (26 - 30 August). The works painted from 2008 - 2011 are priced from $60.

Elizabeth Shaw at Artisan

Elizabeth Shaw's latest exhibition - Tool - opens in the crucible at Artisan (381 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley, Qld Ph: 3215 0800) on 7 July (6-8 pm). Thursday 7 July. The exhibition will continue to 20 August.

Nicola Moss - new works on paper

Nicola Moss's recent series - Integral parts of therefore I am - exploring ecological connections of her immediate environment, is currently showing at Anita Traverso Gallery (7 Albert Street, Richmond, Vic. Ph: 03 9428 7557). You can also see new hand cut paper work by Nicola in the upcoming group exhibition - Paper Trail - at Art Piece Gallery (70 Burringbar Street, Mullumbimby, NSW. Ph: 02 6684 3446) which opens on 5 August.

Nick Ashby at Redland Art Gallery

Nick Ashby's exhibition - copy/copy - opens at the Redland Art Gallery (Corner of Middle and Bloomfield Streets, Cleveland, Qld) on 17 July (11am) and continues then to 21 August.

Tony White - Waterlines

Waterlines is Tony White's first exhibition at Metro Arts Gallery (Studio 4.2, Level 4, 109 Edward St Brisbane, Qld. Ph: (07) 3002 710), and consists of paintings and work on paper which explore the role of water as an agent for ecological transformation. The show opens on Thursday 7 July (6-8.30pm) and runs to 9 July.

Robyn McMenamin - LIFE

Robyn McMenamin, along with Lucy Ward, has a new show - LIFE - which is now on at Graydon Gallery (Merthyr Rd, New Farm, Qld) and officially opens on Friday 6 May (6-8pm). The show includes still life, landscapes, marine themes and etchings and runs to 15 May.

Judith Kentish - from ideas of the mute

Judith Kentish has a new show - from ideas of the mute - opening at Level (Level 1, 11 Stratton St, Newstead, Qld) on Saturday 7 May (6pm) which will run to 28 May.

TenPlusone at Gallery Nona

TenPlusone are holding their 4th Annual Exhibition at Gallery Nona (Brisbane Institute of Art, 41 Grafton St, Windsor, Qld). The exhibition opens Friday 20 May (6-9pm) and continues to 1 June.

Robyn Bauer does A-Z

Robyn Bauer is exhibiting 26 new works - Florilegium - An A-Z of chosen flowers - in the group exhibition - Up the Garden Path which runs at Pine Rivers Regional Gallery (199 Gympie Rd, Strathpine, Qld. Ph: 07 34806941) from 1 June to 9 July (opening night on Friday 3 June, 6pm). There is also a book being published to coincide with the exhibition.

Mel Brigg - Situations

Mel Brigg's new show - Situations - runs at Gallery One (Shop 16.02, The Brickworks, 107 Ferry Road, Southport, Qld. Ph: 07 5528 0110) from 14 - 28 May.

John Waters at SA's Hill Smith Gallery

John Waters' latest exhibition - View - is opening at Hill Smith Gallery (113 Pirie Street, Adelaide, SA. Ph: 08 8223 6558) on Friday 6 May and concludes on 29 May. John weaves gardens, buildings, models, everyday objects and skyscapes in framed and layered compositions to create a calm and imaginary world

Lezah Gant-Gildea - From the heART

Lezah Gant-Gildea's work has been pre-selected for the From the heART exhibition which opens 20 May (6pm) at Riverside Centre (123 Eagle Street, Brisbane, Qld), and is open to the public on 23-24 May (10am-4pm). 

Judith Sinnamon at Edwina Corlette

Judith Sinnamon's new exhibition of still life paintings opens at Edwina Corlette Gallery (2/555 Brunswick Street, New Farm, Qld) from 23 May until 11 June 2011.

Robert Brownhall set for Philip Bacon show and first survey

Robert Brownhall has an exhibition, followed by the first survey of his work opening in Brisbane. His 2011 exhibition opens at Philip Bacon Galleries (2 Arthur Street, Fortitude Valley) on 5 April. Ph (07) 3358 3555. It is then followed by Somewhere in the City: urban narratives by Robert Brownhall, the first survey of 20 years of his work at the Museum of Brisbane on April 15.

New Susan Buret show at loft gallery

Susan Buret's solo exhibition - flight dreams - is currently on at loft gallery (Upstairs, 8 Banyette Street, Bowral, NSW. Ph: 02 4861 3214) and continues until 30 April 2011.

John Weeronga Bartoo at Gallery 307

John Weeronga Bartoo is part of an exhibition - Contemporary Aboriginal Art - running now at Gallery 307 (307 Sailors Bay Road, Northbridge, Sydney, NSW) along with noted artists Makinti and the Petyarre Family. The show runs until April 13. John has also been invited to be a finalist in the 2011 Tattersall's Art Prize. His solo exhibition at Galleria Zero in Barcelona has been extended as has a group exhibition in Galleria Bohner in Mannheim, Germany.

Nicola Moss exhibition at Salt Contemporary Art

Nicola Moss has a new solo exhibition - Diamonds in my eyes - opening on 16 April at Salt Contemporary Art Gallery (33-35 Hesse Street, Queenscliff, Victoria. Ph:03 5258 3988) and continuing to 6 May. Through her paintings, Moss examines the importance of the natural environment and notions about what we value. With diamonds and trees both essentially being carbon, she questions, could stately trees become the bling of the future?

Judith Kentish at Level

Judith Kentish will be installing a new body of work - from ideas of the mute - at Level (Level 1, 11 Stratton St, Newstead, Qld) from 6 - 28 May.

Sam Creyton's 100 Pieces

Sam Creyton's wonderful exhibition of 100 small constructed and reconstructed works in mixed media can be seen at the Cairns Regional Gallery until 20 March. These works have a strong sense of design with an implied narrative that leaves space for interpretation.

Jason Haufe at Stephen McLaughlan Gallery

Jason Haufe's current exhibition - selected - runs at Stephen McLaughlan Gallery (Level 8, Room 16, Nicholas Building, 37 Swanston Street, Melbourne, Vic. Ph: 0407 317 323) until 5 March. Using spray paint for the first time, these small works are private and subtle.

New Steve Smart work at Artistic License and RSASAG

Steve Smart is showing works in several group show this month which open on Sunday 6 March at 2am. Distinctive Styles is at Artistic License Gallery & Studio (48 Melbourne St, North Adelaide, SA), and Up and Running can be found at Royal South Australian Society of Arts Gallery (Level 1, Institute Building, Cnr North Terrace and Kintore Avenue, Adelaide, SA) which is being held in conjunction with The Fringe and Adelaide Cup.

Judith Kentish shows Maatsuyker Island drawing

Judith Kentish is part of a Jill Barker curated exhibition called DRAWLING which opens at The Brisbane Institute of Art (41 Grafton Street, Windsor, Queensland) on Saturday 12 March, 4 -6 pm. Kentish will exhibit "from ideas of disturbance" a monumental work on paper completed during her recent residency on Maatsuyker Island, a remote lighthouse island off the coast of Tasmania.

New Mel Brigg show at Linton and Kay

Mel Brigg's new solo exhibition - New Journeys - opens on Wednesday 16 March at Linton and Kay Fine Art Gallery (299 Railway Road (Cnr Nicholson Road), Subiaco, WA. Ph: 08 9388 3300) and runs to Thursday 3 April 2011.

Kathryn Brimblecombe-Fox exhibition

Kathryn Brimblecombe-Fox's solo exhibition VORTEX: Seeking Stillness At Its Core at Graydon Gallery has just closed but you can still see the paintings and works on paper on Kathryn's website.