Due to the unfortunate circumstances with COVID restrictions, Melissa Smith is unable to attend her QG focus exhibition with Anita Iacovella. Not so unfortunate for Tasmanian's who have an abundant choice to view Melissa's works and to also enjoy a floor talk. QG would like to congratulate Melissa Smith
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Congratulations to Melissa Smith whose work Bass Strait Circles III 2015 has been included in the new Permanent Collection exhibition at the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, Royal Park, Launceston. The exhibition was curated by Ashleigh Whatling. 'Through printmaking, Melissa Smith extracts elements from a personal and
David Frazer in his studio in country Victoria. CREDIT:SEAN MCKENNA (Excerpt from The Age The artist turning Nick Cave songs into wood engravings By Andrew Stephens) September 17, 2021 — 4.00pm In 1981, when he was 15, David Frazer and his mate Garry went to a Tom Waits concert
David Hurlston Senior Curator, Australian Art NGV and Lisa Sullivan Senior Curator Geelong Gallery, Graeme Peebles and both QG Directors are thrilled to announce and congratulate the winners of the PPP21 are:
Peebles Print Prize 2019 Peoples' Choice Award Winner Seas Beyond Seas, MELISSA SMITH Peebles Print Prize 2021 Finalists Susan Baran (NSW) Alhambra Palace, Terence Barrett (NSW) Covid-19 Mealtime compromise Victoria Bilogan (VIC) EVEolution V, Hannah Caprice (VIC) The Warmest Welcome, Lana de Jager (VIC) Eastern Grey Kangaroo, David Fairbairn (NSW) T.J.K.No10, Sarah George
(Image: Elmari Steyn Wandering Boat House I aquatint, etching 68 x 45cm) Judges David Hurlston, Senior Curator, Australian Art NGV and Lisa Sullivan Senior Curator Geelong Gallery had a challenging time selecting the 31 finalists for the Peebles Print Prize 2021 (PPP21) Finalists' Exhibition. QG received an abundance of entries
Melissa Smith gives us a glimpse of her intricate printmaking process. QG met Melissa when she entered and became a finalist in the Peebles Print Prize 2019 (PPP19). Melissa won the PPP19 Peoples' Choice Award and has since been represented by QG. Melissa will be exhibiting with Anita
Ahead of his upcoming exhibition with friend and colleague Leigh Hobbs, QG pay Jim Pavlidis a visit at his Bellarine studio. In addition to family portraits, life experiences and landscapes reflecting Jim's immediate surroundings, the wonderful Gracia Haby and Louise Jennison feature on the easel as a
Leigh Hobbs Studio visit In preparation for Leigh Hobbs' upcoming exhibition with Jim Pavlidis, QG directors Theo and Soula visited the artist's studio to discuss and plan the collection of artworks. Exhibition dates: May 13 – 31, 2021 Official opening: Sun May 16, 3 – 5pm The
The process of making art is (needless to say) inspiring to see. QG is always pleased to be able to provide insights into artists' studios as well as glimpses into artists' works in progress. Recently, Stephen Tester dropped into QG with a plate recently rediscovered and reworked
An exciting collaboration between QG and local business owners of CIRCA 1902, Sally Denahy & Chris Dinneen invites visitors and locals to dine in an exclusive 'Trudy Rice' dining room. Works are available for purchase at CIRCA 1902 or via the gallery. Bookings essential – especially since the arrival
Near, far or in COVID lockdown, you can now pop in and see QG&W exhibitions from anywhere at any time. As well as continuing physical exhibitions, now, whether the gallery is open or closed, or whether patrons are in lockdown or not, QG&W virtual exhibitions provide an additional form of
SERIES: Artists’ Studios Through COVID19 Forming part of the Human Emotion exhibition with David Frazer and 27 artists contributing to the Human Emotion print exchange, Michael Leunig and studio assistant Nicola Dierich give us a snippet of their day. In this instance, Michael is signing and preparing works
SERIES: Artists’ Studios Through COVID19 Forming part of the Human Emotion exhibition with Michael Leunig and 27 artists contributing to the Human Emotion print exchange, David Frazer gives us a glimpse of his daily studio life. COVID19 or not, the artist ritual continues. David lives in Castlemaine next
SERIES: Artists’ Studios Through COVID19 Extending heartfelt Anzac gratitude today – March 25, 2020 and inviting you into Gallipoli Art Prize winner 2018, Steve Lopes's studio. A huge thanks to Riste Andrievski producer of the video. Studio music by Ben Lopes, Supahoney (Steve's son). View Steve's limited
SERIES: Artists’ Studios Through COVID19 Forming part of the current exhibition with Rick Amor and Philip Davey, David Moore gives us a glimpse of his daily studio life. COVID19 or not, the artist ritual continues. David lives in Castlemaine next to fellow artist and friend, David Frazer.