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.
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Baltic39, Newcastle, UK
Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2017
29 September - 26 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Gabriella Hirst.
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Hastings Museum & Art Gallery, Hastings, UK
Cash, Clash & Climate
1 September - 12 November
NAS alumna Jennifer Mehra is one half of duo Maslen & Mehra.
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History and Art Museum, Madona, Latvia
Returning Home
22 September - 29 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Dzidra Mitchell.
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New York Transit Museum, New York
Platform: Creative Musings on Mass Transit
17 October - 4 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Nadia Odlum.
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Parc Floral de Paris, Paris
Salon des Réalités Nouvelles
15 October – 22 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnus Peter De Lorenzo.
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Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary (TBA21), Auguarten, Vienna
Tidalectics
2 June – 19 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnus Newell Harry.
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NEW SOUTH WALES

111-113 Queen Street Woollahra
Paddington Art Prize
12 October – 22 October
Finalists include NAS alumni Catherine Cassidy, Heather Egan, Geoff Harvey, Sam Holt, Pamela Honeyfield, Alan Jones, Graham Kuo, Janice Liley, Justine Muller, Wayde Owen, Emma Walker, Anthony White and staff members Suzanne Archer and John Bokor.
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220 Creative Space Gallery
Nude-Naked
12 October – 22 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of alumnae Nicole Sacks and Mary Van Gils.
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Adelaide Perry Gallery
TEXT
12 October-24 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of MFA student Sassy Park and alumna Connie Anthes.
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Alaska Projects
Intensive Care
13 October - 28 October
Catherine Clayton-Smith is a NAS alumna.
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Annette Larkin Fine Art
Hard Colour: Paris Works – Carl Plate 1970-1971
11 October – 11 November
Carl Plate was a NAS alumnus.
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Art Est. Art School + Gallery
Geoff Harvey: Going up the country
12 October - 31 October
Geoff Harvey is a NAS alumnus.
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Art Gallery of New South Wales
Archibald Prize
29 July - 22 October
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.
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Art Gallery of New South Wales
Wynne Prize
29 July - 22 October
Finalists include NAS alumni Lucy Culliton, James Drinkwater, Alan Jones, Juz Kitson, Guy Maestri, Ben Milne, Rowan Robertson, Alexandra Standen and Tim Storrier.
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Art Gallery of New South Wales
Sulman Prize
29 July - 22 October
Winner is alumna Joan Ross. Finalists include NAS alumni Philjames (with Robert Malherbe)and Nicola Smith.
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Articulate Upstairs
Hidden
28 October – 12 November
Kirsten Drewes and Elizabeth Rankin are NAS alumnae.
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Artsite Gallery
Land between water
1 October – 22 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Katherine Rooney.
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Artsite Gallery
Graham Marchant
28 October – 19 November
Dr Graham Marchant is a NAS staff member.
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Australian Centre for Photography
Justine Varga: Photogenic Drawing
Current – 21 October
Justine Varga is a NAS alumna.
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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.
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Bega Valley Regional Gallery
The Shirl National Youth Portrait Prize
6 October - 25 November
Finalists include current students Harriet Mitchell and Alvin Williams.
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Brett Whiteley Studio
Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship Finalists exhibition
13 October – 19 October
Finalists include MFA students India Mark and Peta Minnici, and alumni Madeleine Cruise, Annalisa Ferraris and Andrew Hopkins.
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Bundoora Homestead Art Centre
Darebin Art Prize
27 October - 4 March 2018
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Connie Anthes.
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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.
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Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre
Al Jaale'ah
30 September - 29 October
Shireen Taweel is a NAS alumna.
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Collab
Sightlines
18 October - 4 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Lilli Stromland.
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Contact Sheet
Who is 'he'?
15 October - 11 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of Head of Public Programs Dr Ella Dreyfus and alumni Ivana Jovanovic, Ian Provest, Margaret Burns and Stephanie Simcox.
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Crawford Gallery
The lyrical ceramicist: Patsy Hely
12 October – 7 November
Patsy Hely is a NAS alumna.
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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.
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Defiance Gallery
Paul Higgs: Paint Construction
27 September – 19 October
Paul Higgs is a NAS staff member.
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Defiance Gallery
Peter Godwin
25 October – 16 November
Peter Godwin is a NAS alumnus and former staff member.
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Dominik Mersch Gallery
Adrienne Gaha – New Works
19 October – 11 November
Adrienne Gaha is a NAS alumna.
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East Sydney Doctors Gallery
Echoes
26 September - 21 October
Jodi Stewart is a NAS alumna.
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Flinders Street Gallery
Made in Hong Kong / Curtains
19 October – 11 November
Caz Haswell is a NAS alumna and staff member.
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Fred Kelly Place, Five Dock
The Italian Talkative Square - La Piazza Parlante
Current - December 2018
Marta Ferracin is a NAS alumna.
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Galerie Pompom
The Birds of Earlwood
25 October - 19 November
Andrew Sullivan is a NAS alumnus.
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Grace Cossington Smith Gallery
Seeing Science
15 September – 3 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnae Helen Pynor and Shona Wilson.
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Gosford Regional Gallery
Gosford Art Prize
22 September - 26 November
Finalists include NAS alumni Graham Austin, Stephen Copland, Amanda Fuller, Geoff Harvey, Pamela Honeyfield, Roslyn Kean, Leonard Matkevich, Jocelyn Maughan, Prue Platt-Hepworth, Jordan Richardson, Chris Stevenson, Willemina Villari and current student Serafima Akhmetova.
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Gosford Regional Gallery
Gosford Ceramics Prize
22 September - 26 November
Finalists include NAS alumni Gillian Hodes.
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Hawkesbury Regional Gallery
Go West, 2017
13 October - 3 December
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Catherine O'Donnell.
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Harrington Street Gallery
Other Motifs – The Search for Meaning
8 October – 5 November
John Ogburn was a NAS alumnus.
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Headland Park Artist Precinct
The road less taken
14 October – 20 October
Chantal Mahoney is a NAS alumna.
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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.
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Kerrie Lowe Gallery
Form / Surface / Structure 2017
20 October - 14 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni Kay Alliband, Georgia Bosnic and Simon Reece.
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Korean Cultural Centre Australia
Dissolve, Inspiration by Korea
25 September - 10 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna and staff member Maryanne Wick.
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Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery
David Fairbairn: Drawn to Print
20 October – 3 December
David Fairbairn is a NAS staff member.
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Library Stairwell Gallery
In 3-D
5 October – 3 November
Exhibition of third year Sculpture students Amy Agus, Anna Dudek, Anna Richards, Elessin Chaaya, Ellie Cavanagh, Emma Barkeley-Smith, Emma Rennie, Felix Feneley, Jeremy Alaban, Kayo Shoji, Mary Kennedy, Nina Price, and Nuengruthai Kuanpadoong.
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Lithgow Library
Lithgow Skulls
13 October - 28 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Sarah O'Sullivan.
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Liverpool Street Gallery
Tania Mason: Looking on the inside out
19 October - 18 November
Tania Mason is a NAS alumna.
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Maitland Regional Art Gallery
Fiona Foley: HHH
29 July - 3 December
Fiona Foley is a NAS alumna and Fellow.
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Manly Art Gallery
LAND
3 October – 3 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnae Cathe Stack and Amanda Fuller.
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Manly Art Gallery and Museum
The Phantom Show
8 September – 29 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni John Bell, Charles Blackman, Kevin Connor, Elisabeth Cummings, James Drinkwater, Richard Goodwin, Ian Grant, Kerrie Lester, Ian McLeod, Reg Mombassa, Martin Sharp, Garry Shead and Tom Whelan.
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Manly Art Gallery and Museum
3 Boats
8 September – 29 October
Exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnus Richard Goodwin.
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Mansfield Ceramics
It’s not all black and white
13 October – 28 October
Jane McKenzie and Remy Pajaczkowski-Russell are NAS alumni.
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Mosman Art Gallery
Moving Histories/Future Projections
21 October - 21 January
Group exhibition featuring work by NAS alumna Joan Ross.
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Mosman Art Gallery
Mosman Art Prize
23 September - 29 October
Winner Jumaadi is a NAS alumnus. Other finalists include alumni Shelly Anfield, Vilma Bader, Anthony Bartok, John Bokor, Ken Done, Matthew Fennelly, Annalisa Ferraris, Ashley Frost, Amanda Fuller, Peter Godwin, Alan Jones, Kevin McKay, Kate Neilsen, Ross Pullar, Megan Seres, Aemmon Sheehan, Zoe Young, staff member Deborah Marks and current MFA students Eliza Gosse and Marie Mansfield.
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Murray Art Museum Albury
20th Anniversary Windmill Trust Exhibition
14 September - 22 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni James Blackwell, Tom Doherty and Harrie Fasher.
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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.
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NSW Parliament House
NSW Parliament Plein Air Prize
3 October – 27 October
Finalists include NAS alumni Elizabeth Rankin.
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Olsen Gallery
Luke Storrier
11 October – 29 October
Luke Storrier is a NAS alumnus.
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Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest
Emu Island: Modernism in Place
Current - 19 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni Nancy Borlase, Lyndon Dadswell, Roy Fluke, Marea Gazzard, Bim Hilder, Frank Hinder, Gerard Lewers, Keith Looby, John Olsen, Tony Tuckson, Carl Plate, Robert Klippel and Guy Warren.
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Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest
Young Moderns
Current - 19 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni Mason Kimber and Nadia Odlum.
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Philip Bacon Galleries (presented at Mossgreen auction rooms)
Cressida Campbell
12 October – 28 October
Cressida Campbell is a NAS alumna.
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Artisans in the Garden
14 October – 22 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of Fellow Elisabeth Cummings and alumnae Harrie Fasher and Barbara Romalis
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SCA Galleries
In Absentia
18 October - 28 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnae Lisa Tolcher and Melissah Chalker.
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Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi
19 October - 5 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumni Linda Bowden, Tango Conway, Harrie Fasher, Stephen Harrison, Orest Keywan, Dale Miles, Amelia Skelton, Samantha Stephenson, Elyssa Sykes-Smith, Ken Unsworth, and staff members Jane Gillings, Simon Hodgson and Ron Robertson-Swann.
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S.H. Ervin Gallery
Portia Geach Memorial Award
20 October – 26 November
Finalists include NAS alumna Ann Cape, Kyra Henley, Michelle Hiscock, Pollyxenia Joannou, Kirsty Neilson, Clare Thackway, Mirra Whale, Zoe Young and current student Marie Mansfield.
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Space Gallery
Macquarie Group Emerging Artist Prize
26 September - 20 October
Finalist Mechelle Bounpraseuth is a NAS MFA student.
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Square One Studios
New work from the studios
11 October -22 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Charlotte Le Broque.
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STACKS Projects
New Landscapes
12 October - 29 October
Lucy Urquhart is a NAS alumna.
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Stella Downer Fine Art
Re-Creation
10 October – 4 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna and staff member Annabel Butler.
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The Lock-up
The shape of memory // critical animals
3 October - 22 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Annelies Jahn.
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The New Standard Gallery
Mandatory Field
28 September - 29 October
Anthony Bartok is a NAS alumnus.
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Utopia Art Sydney
Masters
7 October – 11 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Marea Gazzard.
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Watters Gallery
Frank Littler: Recent Paintings
25 October - 11 November
Frank Littler is a NAS alumnus and Staff member.
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Waverley Artist Studios
The Return
6 October - 29 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Fiona Lowry.
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Woollahra Council
Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize
14 October - 5 November
Finalists include alumni Philjames, Guy Maestri, Michael Snape, Madeleine Preston and staff members Lynda Draper, Merran Esson and Rodney Pople.
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AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY

Canberra Contemporary Art Space
Ex Machina
Current – 11 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Janet DeBoos and staff member Nicci Haynes.
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M16 Artspace
Drawing Comfort
19 October – 5 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumna Annie Trevillian.
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Nishi Gallery
Famiglia: Oh Holy Father
20 October – 26 November
Chrystal Rimmer is a NAS alumna.
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VICTORIA

Alcaston Gallery
The 'within of things'
10 October - 4 November
Idris Murphy is a NAS alumnus and staff member.
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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.
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Arts Academy, Post Office Gallery, Ballarat
Unearthed: the Jan Feder Collection
Current – 29 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnus Alan Peascod.
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Australian Print Workshop>Spring Feast
Current – 11 November
Group exhibition featuring the work of NAS alumnus Tim Maguire.
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Gippsland Art Gallery
Gippsland Print Award
2 September - 19 November
Finalist Kirtika Kain is a MFA student.
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Mailbox Art Space
Work in Progress
4 October - 28 October
Group exhibition featuring the work of MFA student Ryan Hancock.
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Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery
National Photographic Portrait Prize 2017
29 September – 26 November
Finalist Stephanie Rose Simcox is a NAS alumna.
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Monash Gallery of Art
The William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
14 October - 26 November
Finalists include NAS alumni Jenny Pollack, Justine Varga and Robin Williams.
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Montalto
Montalto Sculpture Prize 2017
Current – 29 October
Finalist Jacek Wankowski is a NAS alumnus.
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Neon Parc
Exhibition
11 October – 11 November
Patrick Hartigan is a NAS staff member.
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West End Art Space
I Wanna Be Adored
7 October – 28 October
Gabrielle Jones is a NAS alumna.
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TASMANIA

Plimsoll Gallery
Penny Burnett
20 October – 29 October
Penny Burnett is a NAS alumna.
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QUEENSLAND

Jan Murphy Gallery
Bibbenluke Menagerie
10 October – 4 November
Lucy Culliton is a NAS alumna.
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Jan Murphy Gallery
A million colours just for you
17 October - 24 October (online only)
Alexandra Standen is a NAS alumna.
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WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Fremantle Arts Centre
Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award
22 September - 12 November
Finalists include NAS staff members Joanne Handley, Carolyn McKenzie-Craig and Pia Larsen.
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SOUTH AUSTRALIA