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Steve Lopes in the Studio


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

Steve Lopes in the Studio2021-02-25T11:49:46+11:00

David Moore in the Studio Through COVID19


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.

David Moore in the Studio Through COVID192020-10-31T12:33:55+11:00

Philip Davey in the Studio Through COVID19


Philip Davey gives us a glimpse of his daily studio life. COVID19 or not, the artist ritual continues. Forming part of the current exhibition with Rick Amor and David Moore at QG&W, Philip Davey is also represented by Australian Galleries where directors Soula and Theo Mantalvanos originally

Philip Davey in the Studio Through COVID192021-02-25T11:49:47+11:00

Coronavirus Message


Please consider our patrons, locals and visitors if you are planning to visit the gallery during this Coronavirus time. As per official instruction, the gallery is welcoming visitors who: — have not travelled overseas — who feel 100% well — who have not been in contact with someone with Coronavirus

Coronavirus Message2020-03-21T21:35:20+11:00

Sofia Montero-Rivas, QG&W RMIT Open Bite Award Recipient 2019


QG&W welcomes the fourth recipient of the QG&W RMIT Open Bite Graduate Award, Sofia Montero-Rivas. Once again we extend our gratitude to co-sponsors Shelter Shed Queenscliff who will be providing Sofia's sustenance breakfast and lunch, all week! QG&W are ever-grateful for the opportunity to be collaborating with RMIT in

Sofia Montero-Rivas, QG&W RMIT Open Bite Award Recipient 20192020-08-07T15:58:27+10:00

PPP19 Winners & Official Opening


(Photos: Nguyen Dang. Joel Wolter with Theo Mantalvanos) Congratulations After a brilliant official opening for the PPP19 yesterday it is with QG&W's great pleasure to be able to announce the PPP19 winners. Geelong Gallery director, Jason Smith and master printer, Bill Young faced the very difficult task of selecting

PPP19 Winners & Official Opening2020-08-07T15:58:27+10:00

Geelong Gallery QG&W Award Winner, Marion Crawford


(Image: Theo & Soula Mantalvanos with QG&W Award Winner, Marian Crawford. Photographer, Hails & Shine) Celebrations for Australian printmakers began Thursday evening at the Geelong Gallery Acquisitive Print Award (GGAPA). Congratulations to GGAPA winners Teho Ropeyarn (winner of the Geelong acquisitive print award $5,000), and Brian Robinson

Geelong Gallery QG&W Award Winner, Marion Crawford2020-08-07T20:33:51+10:00

Human Emotion Print Exchange


(Image: Reader's Empty Book by Jiri Tibor Novak etching) Congratulations to the following artists who will form the 2020 Human Emotion print exchange exhibition. Artist names with their human emotions and book titles are as follows: Julia Wakefield, Confusion, A Visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan. Christine Gibson,

Human Emotion Print Exchange2019-08-14T14:14:04+10:00

Gift Voucher


Gift Vouchers Gift Vouchers are available from QG and can be purchased directly over the phone. Vouchers purchased at the gallery can be posted free anywhere in the world and are valid to use online worldwide. To organise a personalised voucher with a greeting card (see image below), orders

Gift Voucher2020-11-07T14:32:19+11:00

Peebles Print Prize 2019: Finalists


On behalf of Graeme Peebles and the directors of QG&W it is our pleasure to announce the finalists for PPP19. Peebles Print Prize 2019 finalists: Riste Andrievski, Liz Caffin, Elaine Camlin, Clive Dickson, David Fairbairn, David Frazer, Silvi Glattauer, Julie Mia Holmes, Lizzie Horne, Anita Iacovella, Bron Ives, Molly Kamenz, Michele

Peebles Print Prize 2019: Finalists2019-08-21T16:13:20+10:00

QG&W RMIT Open Bite Graduate Award Recipient Adam Wilkinson


Together with RMIT, it is our great honour to have established the annual QG&W RMIT Graduate Award and this year it was Adam Wilkinson who won the award and joined us for a week. Adam received: five days private access to the print workshop at QG&W use of the press,

QG&W RMIT Open Bite Graduate Award Recipient Adam Wilkinson2020-08-07T15:58:29+10:00

Human Emotion Print Exchange (Submission closed)


2020 Human Emotion Print Exchange details QG&W print exchanges are becoming very popular and QG&W are ecstatic about that. The print exchange exhibition is a highlight event during the Queenscliffe Literary Festival – and just as much anticipated by the literary world as it is by the art world.

Human Emotion Print Exchange (Submission closed)2020-01-21T11:14:13+11:00

Alcestis Reading


Speaking to this year’s annual print exchange theme of “historia”, last night we heard Greek Australian playwright Kat Moritz‘ premier reading of her latest play, Alcestis – an adaptation of Euripides’ play. Alcestis is the culmination of Kat’s recent trip to New York where she worked intensively with international

Alcestis Reading2020-08-07T15:58:29+10:00

Michael Leunig & Jim Pavlidis in conversation May 2019


It was an exceptional evening of conversation listening to two of Australia's most prominent illustrator's, Jim Pavlidis and Michael Leunig. Election eve heated up the discussion adding to the work stories of the two colleagues from their couple of decades at The Age. Then into art speak and

Michael Leunig & Jim Pavlidis in conversation May 20192020-08-07T15:58:29+10:00

PROBUS: Streeton Prints Presentation


Theo recently had the opportunity to present the story of Streeton Prints to an impeccable group of gentlemen of the Mens Probus Club of Point Lonsdale and Queenscliff. The story – still unheard by many locals was received with great interest especially as it was presented by Theo who posthumously

PROBUS: Streeton Prints Presentation2020-08-07T15:58:29+10:00


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