Saturday 12 August - Geelong Gallery reopens
After Geelong Gallery’s recent refurbishments, you are invited to visit the transformed entrance space, with a doorway reinstated from the foyer and providing sweeping views of the collection galleries through to the historic Johnstone Park entrance. Explore the new and enhanced Gallery Shop and enjoy the suite of current exhibitions.
Open from Saturday 12 August from 10am.
The You Yangs—Mark Dober, 12 August to 15 October
Reflecting the enduring interest of artists in this unique location, this exhibition of recent watercolors by Mark Dober includes large-scale multi-panelled works painted en plein air in a vibrant palette.
2017 Geelong acquisitive print awards, 12 August to 8 October
This nationally acclaimed acquisitive prize exhibition features entries from around Australia by established and emerging printmakers representing the diversity of current practice through both traditional printmaking techniques as well as contemporary processes. This exhibition is sponsored by the Estate of Dr Colin Holden and Louise Box, the Ursula Hoff Institute and Queenscliff Gallery and Workshop.
Fred Williams in the You Yangs, 19 August to 5 November
Fred Williams in the You Yangs brings together the ground-breaking paintings, drawings and etchings that represent the turning point in Fred Williams’s art. Williams started working in the You Yangs in 1962. It is his work of this period that defined what is commonly considered his ‘classic’ interpretation of the Australian landscape.
This exhibition is sponsored by Creative Victoria, Gordon Darling Foundation, Bisinella Developments, Stuart Leslie Foundation and Pixelcase. Entry fees apply. Visit www.geelonggallery.org.au for more information or to book online.
Drop-in tours of the permanent collection Sunday between 2pm-4pm
Open daily 10am–5pm except during closure.
55 Little Malop Street, Geelong 3220 • P 5229 3645
Phone: 5229 3645
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