Exhibitions Calendar

Current

The Other Mother
Rebecca Hastings The Other Mother 25th November 2014 - 19th December 2014
Please join us for the opening of this exhibition on Saturday 29 November from 1-3pm. Rebecca graduated from the Adelaide Central School of Art in 2011 with a Bachelor of Visual Art (honours). In 2012 she won the annual Pleysier Perkins Emerging Art Prize in conjunction with FLG’s Exploration...
The Sea, The Shore
Meg Cowell The Sea, The Shore 25th November 2014 - 19th December 2014
“A being dedicated to water is a being in flux.” Gaston Bachelard, Water and Dreams: An Essay on the Imagination of Matter. Meg Cowell - The Sea, The Shore from Peter Lamont on Vimeo. Shakespeare’s infamous Ophelia—broken-hearted, grieving the death of her father—drowns...

Upcoming

Desert Days
Warlukurlangu - Artists of Yuendumu Desert Days 13th January 2015 - 31st January 2015
For this exhibition we have brought together another glorious, vibrant selection of quality works from the Warlukurlangu Arts Community, located north west of Alice Springs. Artworks telling Dreamtime stories of Country, water soakages, ancestral sisters and brothers, rainbow serpents, bush...
All Around Me
Naomi White All Around Me 3rd February 2015 - 21st February 2015
2014 Calleen Art Award winning artist Naomi White's highly realistic paintings capture the fleeting quality of light and shade with small and delicate brush marks. Her attention to detail signals a personal experience of nature rather than focussing on grand narratives; White's works have an...
Off Road
Group Exhibition Off Road 3rd February 2015 - 21st February 2015
'We need the tonic of wilderness.. At the same time that we are earnest to explore and learn all things, we require that all things be mysterious and unexplorable, that the land and sea be indefinitely wild, unsurveyed and unfathomed by us because unfathomable.  We can never have enough of...
Solo Exhibition
Karlee Rawkins Solo Exhibition 24th February 2015 - 14th March 2015
Karlee Rawkins poignant imagery of wildlife and flora examines the symbolic and totemic meanings nature holds within the human psyche. Skilfully integrating representation with subtle abstraction, her confident and joyful use of colour, line, form and pattern emphasizes the beauty and vulnerability...
Elektromont
Dion Horstmans Elektromont 24th February 2015 - 14th March 2015
Dion Horstmans investigates the perceived fixed nature of geometric abstraction with his wall sculptures, created using powdercoated steel, or ply. Constantly generating new forms, their complex shadow-play interacts with the spaces around them, expanding and contracting with the changing light....
Passage
Annika Romeyn Passage 17th March 2015 - 11th April 2015
Annika Romeyn was a recent Finalist in the prestigious Sir John Leslie Art Prize 2014. She graduated with First Class Honours in Printmaking and Drawing in 2010 from ANU in Canberra, and was the recipient of an Australia Council ArtStart Grant in 2012. She has been involved in numerous group...
Still Motion
Hannah Quinlivan Still Motion 17th March 2015 - 11th April 2015
Hannah Quinlivan was a Finalist in the 2014 Alice Prize and the winner of the Shire of East Pilbara Residency Award for 2014. She has also been awarded the Jump mentoring Australia Council for the Arts 2014, and a substantial grant with ARTS ACT which will allow her to establish a mentoring program...
Souvenir
Christine Willcocks Souvenir 14th April 2015 - 2nd May 2015
The 2014 recipient of the highly sought after Studio Residency at the Paris Cite, facilitated by the Australia Council, Christine Willcocks' new solo exhibition will be inspired by her travels. with an ongoing fascination with the demise of the natural world and it's renewal, and the psychology of...
Heartland
Gina Kalabishis Heartland 14th April 2015 - 2nd May 2015
Rick Amor Drawing Prize winner Gina Kalabishis explores the feeling of love in all it's permutations in her latest body of beautifully painted works. Embedded in to a mythological heartland of Australian flora and composed as sensual ikebana arrangements, she constructs narratives based around...
Roost
Josh Robbins Roost 5th May 2015 - 23rd May 2015
Roost is Josh Robbins' third major exhibition with FLG and his most ambitious. Standing amongst the vivid, circumferential bushland the 2m x 8m Roost takes the viewer on an exotic journey through a colourful canopy of feathers, flowers and fascination. It is both a perfect and imperfect celebration...
Mami Yamanaka
Mami Yamanaka 5th May 2015 - 23rd May 2015
Japanese born and Melbourne based, Yamanaka deals with pattern with the same sensitivity for which traditional Japanese design is best known. Drawing in circular motions and incorporating forms that symbolise the artist's experience of migration, these intricate forms both reflect the fragility of...
Architectonic
Sculpture Exhibition Architectonic 26th May 2015 - 13th June 2015
Architectonic explores the multiple affinities between architecture and sculptural practice, in relation to spacial interaction, physical construction, environmental awareness and visual aesthetics. FLG sculptors Dion Horstmans, Dan Wollmering, Richard Blackwell, Damien Elderfield and Jon Eiseman...
Solo Exhibition
Christopher McVinish Solo Exhibition 26th May 2015 - 13th June 2015
Christopher McVinish states 'In my works I have drawn on the past as well as the present in my quest to find meaning in the mundane. I intend my paintings to provoke a narrative in the imagination of the viewer and in doing so enable the viewer to exist temporarily in someone else's world - as...
Exploration 15
Emerging Artist Exhibition Exploration 15 16th June 2015 - 11th July 2015
FLG presents our highly anticipated annual showcase of emerging and unsigned artists. Exploration was created to provide a platform for emerging artists to successfully exhibit their art within a commercial gallery context. A tightly curated selection of artists practicing across a diverse range of...
Solo Exhibition
Jo Davenport Solo Exhibition 14th July 2015 - 1st August 2015
Reflections in the ripples of the river of lush foliage, glimpses of gilded landscapes, an emotive sky and the play of dappled light, Jo Davenport’s gestural paintings speak of her relationship with nature and experiences with her environment. Her rich, painterly depictions represent the passing...
Solo Exhibition
Claire Bridge Solo Exhibition 4th August 2015 - 22nd August 2015
Claire Bridge’s exquisite brushwork reveals a deep sensitivity toward her subject matter. Her more recent works have begun to seek out a series of conceptual concerns regarding the human condition. Through images of the nude and elements of nature - storm clouds, flowers and fabrics - Bridge’s...
The Watercolour Almanac
Margaret Ackland The Watercolour Almanac 4th August 2015 - 22nd August 2015
A multitude of information informs our outlook on the greater world, consciously and sometimes sub-consciously. Ackland has articulated this in her pursuit to capture the fluid nature of this transfer, which acts as an archive for reflection and contemplation. What started as a whimsical engagement...
Solo Exhibition
Agneta Ekholm Solo Exhibition 25th August 2015 - 19th September 2015
Agneta Ekholm’s seductive paint surfaces operate in the margins between tactile fact and immaterial possibilities. The trace of the artist’s hand, moving in slow and fluid order, lays down translucent ribbons of colour. As the luminosity of individual colours shift and slide against one...
Solo Exhibition
Sarah Amos Solo Exhibition 25th August 2015 - 19th September 2015
Sarah Amos explores the generative nature of image making. Within the repeated and shifting forms of her prints and drawings the progressive and evolving function of a visual language can be observed. Like an architect’s blueprints or a traveller’s maps, Amos’ multilayered images combine...
Solo Exhibition
Ken Smith Solo Exhibition 22nd September 2015 - 10th October 2015
Through an intense scrutiny of the world around him, Rick Amor Drawing Award winner Ken Smith records with stunning precision his own formal arrangements set against the endless expanse of the sea and sky. These cool light suffused paintings allow for contemplation through their serenity and...
Solo Exhibition
Waldemar Kolbusz Solo Exhibition 13th October 2015 - 7th November 2015
Waldemar Kolbusz creates non-representational paintings that resound with vibrant colour and pulsate with a particular form of abstract energy. Through his gestural mark-making and energetic application of paint, Kolbusz generates an expressive sense of immediacy in his work. With dribbling lines,...
Solo Exhibition
Julie Davidson Solo Exhibition 10th November 2015 - 28th November 2015
Julie Davidson’s highly representational and formally rigorous paintings position themselves within a broadly pluralistic, contemporary interest in both the literal and existential. Behind the modest restraint of each of her subjects –  cloth, vessel, fruit and plant – an interrogation...
Solo Exhibition
Kevin White Solo Exhibition 10th November 2015 - 28th November 2015
With an aesthetic sensibility deeply attuned toward East Asia, Kevin White’s ceramic vessels present an elegant physicality of form characteristic of oriental porcelain traditions. White’s sheared cone vessels echo a simplicity of line akin to Japanese ceremonial dotaku bells, and his fluent...
Solo Exhibition
Richard Blackwell Solo Exhibition 1st December 2015 - 19th December 2015
Referencing traditions in modern painting, Blackwell’s works are materially and spatially deceptive but also simple, bold and direct. His recent formal, steel ‘collages’ play with the use of geometric, architectonic illusions. ‘My current work exists in a contemporary context where virtual...
Solo Exhibition
Jacob Leary Solo Exhibition 1st December 2015 - 19th December 2015
Building up over time, the boundaries within these pictorial spaces are constructed then re-arranged as new visual territories. The patterned landscapes are created through an internal logic of growth, speed, and replication.  Existing as a form of cartography- Leary’s work merges fact and...