2018 Western Downs Regional Artists’ Exhibition
50 Shades… | Lapunyah Art Gallery, Chinchilla

The annual Western Downs Regional Artists’ Exhibition is back and this year artists are encouraged to explore the values of light and shade with any subject – no limits involved! To find out more about the exhibition and how to get your entries in, simply click here.

Roseanne Steele | Stunning Hydrangeas 2017 | Acrylic on canvas | 51cm x 150cm


People Like Us | Curated by UNSW Galleries Directory Felicity Fenner
John Mullins Memorial Art Gallery
25 May – 16 July 2018

Opening Night – Friday 25 May
Artist Floor Talk with exhibiting artist Laura Fisher at 6.30pm, prior to official opening at 7pm
Click here to listen to Laura speak about her artwork Veloscape 01 created in collaboration with Volker Kuchelmeister

People Like Us captures universal aspects of the contemporary human condition in film, animation, digital and interactive art. In a diverse collection of recent new media works by Australian and international practitioners, the exhibition also reveals the many experimental technologies being deployed by artists as they comment on issues confronting us in the 21st century.

A National Exhibitions Touring Support Australia exhibition developed by UNSW Galleries and toured by Museums & Galleries of NSW. The National Touring Initiative is supported by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its principal arts funding body, and by the Visual Arts and Craft Strategy, an initiative of the Australian, State and Territory Governments.

Angelica Mesiti | Rapture (silent anthem)  2009 | Single-channel video | 10 minutes, 10 seconds | Courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery

Miles High Showcase | Miles State High School Visual Arts Students
Curved Wall
25 May – 16 July 2018

Miles State High School has a terrific group of art students now undertaking a course at each year level with the new art teacher, Mrs Patena Moesker.

The works displayed are predominantly from term one, combining one and two dimensional pieces. Tonal drawings of portraits from the senior grades, three step paintings from year 10, some ‘exquisite corps’ collages from the lower grades and creativity exercises, using the mysteries of circles forms part of the exhibition.

Georgina Garnsey | Marilyn 2018 | Graphite and ink on paper | 20cm x 30cm