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“Measurement” – a group exhibition

Exhibition: May 21 to July 22, 2017 (Opening: Opening event on May 21, 2017)

In a world where numbers, statistics and calculations dominate, we ask you to bring your ‘right side brain’ creativity to bear on the idea of ‘measurement’. From cultural textile patterns to the conceptual tools of linear perspective and horizon lines, from the paradoxical paintings of Rene Magritte and etchings of M.C Escher to computer rendered […]

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There’s a Currawong in the Garden – etchings – Karen Barnes

Exhibition: April 16 to May 20, 2017 (Opening: Opening event on April 16 at 2pm)

  Karen Barnes is a visual artist working primarily with hard ground etchings to depict the inspirations she finds in those unexpected moments of joy found in nature and her own creative mind. “In my garden or in nature I am often caught by that moment of stillness or the sudden flash of a bird […]

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Collision – Mark Reyment – sculpture and drawings

Exhibition: March 19 to April 15, 2017 (Opening: Opening event on March 19 at 2pm)

ARTIST STATEMENT – MARK REYMENT Art is what happens when I’m busy making plans! What starts out as a simple idea becomes increasingly complex, I like to play with disorder and my work reflects degrees of disorder frozen in time. I often give my work whimsical titles, usually based on whatever was rattling around in […]

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Memory Mine – paintings and drawings by Stephen Jansen

Exhibition: February 19 to March 18 (Opening: Opening event Sunday February 19 from 2pm)

Artists Statement…..Memory Mine Essentially this body of work evolved around the need to make a series of personal political statements. In reality there are three such personal observations/protests. Firstly, the desire of State Government Authorities to remove ‘white’ new born children from single mothers in the fifties of which I have intimate knowledge. Secondly, the […]

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Paintings and Prints – Geoffrey Ricardo

Exhibition: January 15 to February 18, 2017 (Opening: Opening event on Sunday January 15 at 2pm)

  Geoffrey Ricardo is a Melbourne based artist who essentially employs a figurative based narrative language. Drawing on a heritage of Surrealism and figurative expressionism the work explores personal and broader issues, often tinged with humour and a feeling of the absurd. The images are in one way or another a comment on the human […]

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In A Darkened Room – Melanie Caple

Exhibition: December 11 2016 to January 14, 2017 (Opening: Opening event on December 11 at 2pm)

Melanie Caple  Gecko Studio Gallery 2016 / 2017 In A Darkened Room ‘…bloom in a darkened room And you just flew right into the light and came alive…’ Lloyd Cole. Melanie Caple enjoys subtleties. Although her work may appear bold and at times complex with their rendering and juxtaposition of imagery, it is the glow […]

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“I thought I could fly…” – new works by Kerry Spokes

Exhibition: November 13 to December 10, 2016 (Opening: Opening event: Sunday November 13, 2016)

Kerry Spokes ‘I thought I could fly…’ is an exhibition of new work by Kerry Spokes. Included in the exhibition are drawings, iphoneography and printmaking – (including drypoint, lithography and monoprint techniques) with mixed media included in many of the pieces. Anthropomorphic characters feature regularly in Kerry Spokes work, with birdlike human forms a recurring […]

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Understory – gelatin silver photograms

Susan Purdy

Exhibition: February 21 to March 19, 2016 (Opening: Opening event on Sunday February 21)

UNDERSTORY – from the ‘Collected Works of Susan Purdy 2004 – 2016’ Susan Purdy’s artist profile Susan Purdy flies under the radar so far as possible. An introvert by nature she prefers to observe from the sidelines than stand in the spotlight. As an artist she is not interested in art world fame but she […]

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