In our 'Artist's Garden' exhibition there are two works by Philip Wolfhagen, who is an artist local to Longford and Blenheim Gallery & Garden. Philip's inspiration has come from a number of things - Tasmania's unique landscapes, the Western Tiers Central Plateau and the Skullbone Plains project where artists were invited by the Tasmanian Land Conservancy [...]
Wow it has been a very busy September! We attended the first Blooming Tasmania Flower and Garden Festival which was held at the Albert Hall in Launceston on 24th and 25th September. We were thrilled with the results. It is quite heart warming to see how the Gardeners of Tassie support new experiences and local [...]
Our current exhibition 'Maker's Mark', showcases Australian influential printmakers. Created to celebrate 50 years in Australian Printmaking, our show spans the 50 years, from early works such by Mary MacQueen and David Rose (1970) to recent works by Jennifer Marshall (2015). View Catalogue
What Patience Ian Bonde must have! The details incorporated in his sculptures in the ‘Bloss’ series are incredible. A steady hand, an eye for detail and a beautiful view of flora formations. Hand carved in ‘monkey wood’ and finished with polyurethane and Gilsonite resin, these pieces are a must see.
To be a sculptor and carve or create something that didn’t exist before is quite remarkable. To do it with recycled or repurposed materials, that is brilliant! Both Matt Calvert and Colin Langridge recycle and repurpose material to create pieces which are far more beautiful than the materials original design. Who knew that [...]
Included works... Our first sculptural exhibition, Shapes in Spaces is open. Thank you to all those who attended our exhibition opening and viewed the show thus far. We are really happy with how the show has come together. We have some amazing works by Ian Bonde, Matt Calvert, Peter d Cole, Sara Lindsay, [...]
Many wonderful pieces have arrive this week and have been installed in preparation for the upcoming 'Shapes in Spaces' exhibition. It is very exciting to see the exhibition coming to life. We have a range of different pieces, in different styles and materials. The exhibition will showcase pieces in both the internal gallery and the external garden [...]
A preview of what is On the Wall this month... With works by Cressida Campbell, John Campbell, David Chapman, Dale Hickey, Mary MacQueen, Amanda Parer, Ian Parry and John Peart
Tasmania’s Magical Landscape Jennifer Marshall, Amanda Parer and Ian Parry Amanda Parer and Ian Parry represented by Colville Gallery Hobart.
Our exhibition got off to a very damp start with over 100ml of torrential rain! Now... the sun is shining, the garden is green and the little visitors are loving it. The works displayed, by Amanda Parer, Ian Parry and Jennifer Marshall, showcasing some of the magical landscapes on offer around Tasmania, is a refreshing reminder [...]