Alumni Exhibitions

A selection of alumni, staff and student exhibitions on this month.

INTERNATIONAL

Alberoni Beach, LIDO Venice, Italy
Fit the slit
2 October – 2019
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Jennifer Mehra as one half of duo Maslen & Mehra.
More details

Negev Museum of Art, Be’er Sheva, Israel
Tracks and Traces: Contemporary Australian Art
Current - 10 February
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Joan Ross.
More details

Michael Reid, Berlin
Wall Power: Contemporary Australian Photography
1 December – 23 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Joan Ross.
More details

Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich, UK
Roger Law: From Satire to Ceramics
18 November – 3 April
Roger Law is a NAS alumnus.
More detail

NEW SOUTH WALES

220 Creative Space
Expanding possibilities for the image
23 November - 3 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS staff member Damian Dillon.
More details

4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art
Not Niwe, Not Nieuw, Not Neu
27 October – 10 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnus Newell Harry.
More details

A.K. Bellinger Gallery
Christmas Exhibition
4 November – December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnae Kiata Mason, Madeleine Cruise, Matilda Michell, Gria Shead and Justine Muller.
More details

Annette Larkin Fine Art
Summer 2017
Current – 24 February
Group exhibition featuring the work of Fellow Susan Norrie, alumni Peter Atkins, Carl Plate, Michael Johnson, and staff member David Serisier.
More details

Artspace
2017 Parramatta Artists Studios
9 November - 9 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnae Hannah Toohey and Shireen Taweel.
More details

Art Atrium
End of year group exhibition
29 November – 23 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni Graham Kuo and staff member Kate Briscoe.
More details

Australian National Maritime Museum
Waves and Water – Australian beach photography
22 December – 24 June
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnus Max Dupain.
More details

Bathurst Regional Art Gallery
The Unflinching Gaze: Photo Media & the Male Figure
14 October - 3 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnus Todd Fuller.
More details

Blacktown Arts Centre
Blacktown City Art Prize
2 December - 27 January
Finalists include NAS alumni Janne Birkner, Gillian Hodes, Hyun-Hee Lee, Ray Monde, Anna Russell, Misim Song, Chris Stevenson, Simon Wheeldon and MFA student Kirtika Kain.
More details

Boomalli Aboriginal Art Gallery
The Boomalli Ten
3 November - 28 January
Group exhibition featuring work by NAS alumni Jeffrey Samuels, Euphemia Bostock, Fiona Foley and Fernanda Martins.
More details

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre
Darebin Art Prize
27 October - 4 March 2018
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Connie Anthes.
More details

Campbelltown Arts Centre
Fisher’s Ghost Art Award
28 October – 14 December
Finalists include NAS alumni Louisa Antico, Michael Beare, Mark Booth, David Asher Brook, Mandy Burgess, Anthony Cahill, George Comninos, Peter Day, Corrigan Fairbairn, Lorna Grear, Sam Holt, Claude Jones, Jeanette Maher, Kevin McKay, Machiko Motoi, James Nguyen, Emily Portmann, Meaghan Potter, Alun Rhys-Jones, Ruth Stone, Brian Stratton, Shireen Taweel, Clare Thackway, Murat Urlali, Mirra Whale, Simon Wheeldon, Samantha Whittingham, Julie Williams, and current student Mechelle Bounpraseuth.
More details

Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery
National Still Life Award
24 November – 20 January
Winner of the National Still life is alumna Sarah Goffman, and current MFA student Sarah Edmonson was Highly Commended. Finalists also include current students Louise Allerton, Sassy Park, Mechelle Bounpraseuth, and alumnae Mirra Whale, Kiata Mason, Sarah O'Sullivan and Merran Esson.
More details

Crawford Gallery
After Morandi
7 December – 22 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnus Simon Wheeldon.
More details

Customs House
Something else is alive: Sydney and the animal instinct
17 August - 22 February 2018
Group exhibition featuring the work of MFA student Mechelle Bounpraseuth.
More details

Delmar Gallery
Smashed Screens
19 November –3 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnus Adrian De Giorgio.
More details

Fred Kelly Place, Five Dock
The Italian Talkative Square - La Piazza Parlante
Current - December 2018
Marta Ferracin is a NAS alumna.
More details

Gaffa Gallery
Two-Thirds Abstract
7 December – 18 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni Alex Karaconji, Shannon Smith and Laura Sutton.
More details

Gallery 9
Lynne Eastaway: Wedge
15 November – 9 December
Lynne Eastaway is a NAS alumna and Drawing Lecturer.
More details

Gauge Glass Artist’ Gallery
Landscapes Feathers Bronze
14 November – 3 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnus Peter Day.
More details

Hawkesbury Regional Gallery
Go West, 2017
13 October - 3 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Catherine O'Donnell.
More details

Hurstville Museum and Gallery
Georges River Art Prize
4 November - 13 December.
Winner of the Georges River Sculpture Prize is NAS alumnus Geoff Harvey. Finalists in the Painting division include NAS alumni Martin Claydon, Pamela Griffith, Adrienne Howe-Piening, Kevin McKay, Matilda Michell, and in the Sculpture division, alumna Sallwa Hourani.
More details

Janet Clayton Gallery
Deborah Beck: Deco
15 November – 17 December
Deborah Beck is a NAS alumna and the Archivist and Collections Manager.
More details

Juniper Hall
Doug Moran National Portrait Prize
19 October - 17 December
Winner is alumnus and Fellow Tim Storrier. Other finalists include NAS alumni Helen Young, Bridgette McNab, Natasha Walsh and Mirra Whale, current student Marie Mansfield, and staff member David Fairbairn.
More details

Kerrie Lowe Gallery
Christmas Collection
25 November - 24 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni Kay Alliband, Clarissa Regan, Rebecca Verpooten-Laws and current student Isabella Edwards.
More details

King Street Gallery on William
The Art of Giving
16 November - 6 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni John Bokor, Alan Jones, Guy Maestri, Luke Sciberras and Fellows Elisabeth Cummings, Reg Mombassa and Ann Thomson.
More details

King Street Gallery
Idris Murphy: Real Presence
5 December – 23 December
Idris Murphy is a NAS alumnus.
More details

Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery
David Fairbairn: Drawn to Print
20 October – 3 December
David Fairbairn is a NAS staff member.
More details

Liverpool Street Gallery
Handmade
25 November - 23 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni Amelia Carroll, Kevin Connor, Ian Grant, Ryan Hoffmann, Sean Wadey and Dick Watkins and staff members Anwen Keeling, Nick Collerson, Steven Harvey and David Serisier.
More details

M. Contemporary
Meticulous Conversations
2 December – 21 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Laura Ellenberger.
More details

Maitland Regional Art Gallery
Fiona Foley: HHH
29 July - 3 December
Fiona Foley is a NAS alumna and Fellow.
More details

MAYSPACE
Ceramic Revisions II
28 November - 23 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of alumni Anne Delaney, Todd Fuller, Szilvia Gyorgy, Melinda Le Guay, Ruth Li, Madeleine Preston and NAS staff members Simone Fraser, Jenny Orchard and Merran Esson.
More details

Martin Browne Contemporary
Summer Group Show
12 December – 23 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Charlotte Le Broque.
More details

Manly Art Gallery & Museum
North Head Project
8 December – 18 February
Group exhibition featuring work by NAS alumna Karla Dickens.
More details

Michael Reid Sydney
Jordan Richardson: Shadows on a cave wall
15 November – 2 December
Jordan Richardson is a NAS alumnus.
More details

Moree Plains Gallery
Creative Accounting
20 October – 2 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna and Fellow Fiona Hall.
More details

Mosman Art Gallery
Moving Histories/Future Projections
21 October - 21 January
Group exhibition featuring work by NAS alumna Joan Ross.
More details

Mosman Art Gallery
Bush to bay: Hinton and the artists’ camps
2 December – 28 January
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni Ashley Frost and Ana Young.
More details

Murray Art Museum Albury
Archibald Prize
15 December – 28 January
Winner is alumnus Mitch Cairns. Finalists include NAS alumni Andrew Bonneau, Lucy Culliton, Ashley Frost, Jordan Richardson, what, Natasha Walshand staff member Noel Thurgate.
More details

Museum of Contemporary Art
Today Tomorrow Yesterday
Current to 31 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni Fiona Hall, Joan Ross and NAS staff member A.D.S Donaldson.
More details

New England Regional Art Museum
Hilary Pollock: Designed From Life
10 November - 4 February
Hilary Pollock is a NAS alumna.
More details

Newcastle Art Gallery
Everything changes: Tim Maguire 2002-2017
18 November – 18 February
Tim Maguire is a NAS alumnus.
More details

Olsen Gallery
Alan Jones
5 December – 17 December
Alan Jones is a NAS alumnus.
More details

Olsen Gallery - Annexe
Zoe Young
6 December - 22 December
Zoe Young is a NAS alumna.
More details

Orange Regional Gallery
Kedumba Drawing Award 2017
5 December – 21 January
Invited artists include NAS alumni Cameron Ferguson, Luke Sciberras, Trevor Weekes and staff members Deborah Beck and Graham Marchant.
More details

Orange Regional Gallery
Elisabeth Cummings: Interior Landscapes
24 November - 21 January
Elisabeth Cummings is a NAS alumna and Fellow.
More details

Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest
Up in the sky | Landing Points
2 December – 4 March
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni Mark Shorter and Joan Ross.
More details

Piermarq
Heatwave
28 November – 23 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Anna May Henry.
More details

Rex Livingston Art + Objects
Committed to Clay
16 December – 8 January
Exhibition curated by and featuring the works of NAS alumnae Linda Seiffert and Szilvia Gyorgy.
More details

Robin Gibson Gallery
Tondo
9 December – 23 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Kyra Henley, Melinda Marshman and Geoff Harvey.
More details

Robin Gibson Gallery
Jeff Rigby
11 November – 6 December
Jeff Rigby is a NAS alumnus and current staff member.
More details

Sarah Cottier Gallery
Group Show #36
18 November - 16 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnus Christopher Hanrahan.
More details

S.H. Ervin Gallery
Intrepid Women: Australian women artists in Paris 1890-1950
2 December – 11 March
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna and Fellow Margaret Olley.
More details

Stacks Projects
Chloe Gunn and Zac Harold
11 December – 14 December
Chloe Gunn and Zac Harold are NAS alumni.
More details

Scratch Art Space
PLACE/place
23 November - 3 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni Randall Arvilla, Julia Flanagan and Sophie Todd.
More details

Stella Downer Fine Art
Artists of Square One Studios
7 November – 12 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnae Margaret Ackland and Merran Esson.
More details

Studio 20/17 Project Space
It’s been 10 years
6 December – 23 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Szilvia Gyorgy.
More details

The Lock Up
In the halls of my youth
8 December – 21 December
James Drinkwater is a NAS alumnus.
More details

Wagner Contemporary
40/40 Project: Annual Highlight
Current – 14 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS staff members David Fairbairn and Deborah Marks.
More details

Watters Gallery
Group Show
5 December – 16 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni James Gleeson, Steve Harrison, Jumaadi, Bridgid McLean, Patricia Moylan, James Rogers, Evan Salmon, Paul Selwood, Tony Tuckson, Ruth Waller, Fellow Reg Mombassa and staff members Joe Frost and Frank Littler.
More details

Watters Gallery
James Gleeson
5 December – 16 December
James Gleeson was a NAS alumnus.
More details

Western Plains Cultural Centre
Georgina Pollard: Lines are Drawn
9 December – 4 February
Georgina Pollard is a NAS alumna.
More details

AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY

M16 Artspace
M16 Drawing Prize
30 November – 17 December
Finalists include alumnus Adrian Gilbert and NAS staff member Nicci Haynes.
More details

VICTORIA

Art Gallery of Ballarat
Romancing the Skull
14 October - 28 January
Group exhibition featuring the work of Fellow Fiona Hall and alumna and staff member Nana Ohnesorge.
More details

Chapter House Lane
Chameleon
2 November – 10 January
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS staff members Stephen Bird and Jenny Orchard.
More details

Geelong Art Gallery
Archibald Prize
28 October - 10 December
Winner is alumnus Mitch Cairns. Finalists include NAS alumni Andrew Bonneau, Lucy Culliton, Ashley Frost, Jordan Richardson, what, Natasha Walsh and staff member Noel Thurgate.
More details

Gould Galleries
Rogue Heroes
16 November – 9 December
Stephen Bird is a NAS Ceramics Lecturer.
More details

The Lost Ones Gallery (Ballarat)
The Thin Veil
8 November - 3 January
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Mirra Whale.
More details

Town Hall Gallery
Another Look
4 November - 20 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Dana Harris.
More details

TASMANIA

Despard Gallery
Summer Show
13 December – 4 February
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS staff member Jenny Orchard.
More details

Plimsoll Gallery
A decolonial geographic
16 December – 28 January
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnae Kerry Gregan and Ruth Waller.
More details

QUEENSLAND

Andrew Baker Art Dealer
Horror has a face
19 November – 23 December
Fiona Foley is a NAS alumna and Fellow.
More details

Edwina Corlette Gallery
India Mark: Tronie
5 December - 21 December
India Mark is a MFA student.
More details

Gallery One
Paintings you probably haven’t seen – selected works 2000-2017
1 December – 31 December
Ken Done is a NAS alumnus.
More details

Lismore Regional Gallery
Artstate Lismore
30 November - 3 December
Featured artists include NAS alumna Karla Dickens.
More details

The Walls Art Space
#PRIZENOPRIZE
2 December – 16 December
Finalists include NAS MFA student Janis Clarke.
More details

University of Queensland Art Museum
National Self-Portrait Prize
11 November - 18 February
Finalists Karla Dickens, Patsy Hely, Jumaadi and Justine Varga are NAS alumni and Jenny Orchard is a NAS staff member.
More details

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

SOUTH AUSTRALIA