Great Southern Portrait Prize Winner 2008

The Great Southern Portrait Prize

from March 30, 2017 @ 10:00 AM until May 01, 2017 @ 4:00 PM
Stockyard Gallery

It’s time again for the Great Southern Portrait Prize! Get painting or making, fire up that yearning for fame and glory and get yourself hung up in South Gippsland’s premier prestige art prize.

The Great Southern Portrait Prize 2017 is the 12th annual exhibition and competition of portraiture of Gippsland residents with the artists coming from all over.  Any medium can be used.  There are prizes including a popular choice. 

Three high profile judges from outside the South Gippsland area are engaged to select the best portraits.  

Contact: Anda Banikos - 5687 1206 / 0409 180 346

Entry forms available from 

"Faceless! - who nose who?! Perpetual change in the looking glass" ...portraits

"Faceless! - who nose who?! Perpetual change in the looking glass" ...portraits

from April 01, 2017 @ 9:00 AM until July 30, 2017 @ 4:00 PM
Kelly and Gemelli Art and Design

Time present, time past - an exhibition of portraits by Adriano Gemelli using various media.

Volunteer Program

Volunteer Program

from April 04, 2017 @ 8:00 AM until May 26, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

Latrobe Regional Gallery (LRG) is currently taking applications for volunteers to commence in August 2017.   LRG provides positive and memorable experiences across a diverse range of exhibitions, education programs, public programs and events, and LRG volunteers are vital in ensuring the sustainability and quality of these services.

Volunteer tasks may include assisting with public programs, exhibition opening celebrations, special events, monitoring gallery spaces, presenting guided tours, welcoming visitors, audience surveys, mail outs, and distributing flyers.  Most volunteer shifts will be for no more than 4 hours, unless otherwise stated.

For more information or an application form, please contact Nicole Brindley, Education & Public Programs Officer on 5128 5708, or email 

Applications also available at: 

Secret Men’s Business

from April 15, 2017 @ 10:00 AM until May 14, 2017 @ 3:00 PM
May 06, 2017 @ 10:00 AM
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Saraghi Art Space [Café Lugano]

Secret Mens Business is an art exhibition by three men with strong creative skills who hold a secret.

Come and find out!

Artist in Residence. May 6 & 7 and May 13 & 14.

ClimArt, The Inaugural Bass Coast Climate Awareness Art Show

ClimArt, The Inaugural Bass Coast Climate Awareness Art Show

from April 18, 2017 @ 10:00 AM until May 20, 2017 @ 5:00 PM
ArtSpace Wonthaggi

Over the last few years Groundswell Bass Coast has been presenting information about the implications of climate change to the Bass Coast community. As facts and figures of scientific data can become overwhelming at times, a different approach is being taken for our next event. Groundswell is collaborating with ArtSpace Wonthaggi to hold an Art Show entitled "ClimArt" on the theme of climate-change.

More information at ArtSpace Wonthaggi or at 

Shakespeare on the River Festival 2017

Shakespeare on the River Festival 2017

from April 22, 2017 @ 10:00 AM until May 07, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

The annual Shakespeare on the River Festival runs each April/May in Stratford, Australia. The festival has created an enduring Arts legacy for Stratford that showcases community, professional theatre and the broader Arts scene.

The Festival has grown to include over twenty different events being performed over a two-and-a-half week period. The people of Stratford, The Festival management team, the best artists from around the region, and guest Melbourne and Sydney based professional companies will take you on a culturally engaging journey back in time.

Visit their website for more information 


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