Sydney art shows, Sydney art exhibitions & Sydney art openings 21/04/2014 – 27/04/2014

During these next couple of weeks, some people can take three holidays and get a 10 day break with all the public holidays, lucky for some! But have a thought for the Anzacs this coming Friday and remember what they have done for us!

Enjoy your studio time.  Email us at

Monday 21st April

Tuesday 22nd April

Ted Hillyer – Postcards from the North Coast
Phillip Piperides – The Artist’s Model
When: 6-8pm
@ Robin Gibson Gallery – 278 Liverpool Street, Darlinghurst

One Hung Bitch – Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran
When: 5-7pm
@ Kudos Gallery – 6 Napier Street, Paddington

Hysteria Issue 4 Launch Party: Blacklisted Gallery
When: 6-8pm
@ Black Penny – 648 Bourke Street, SurryHills

Wednesday 23rd April
FAIR ISLE – Phase 3
Linden Braye, Sue Callanan, Sach Catts, Clara Chow, Barbara Halnan, Justin Henderson, Andrew
Simmons, Sardar Sinjawi, Vicky Versa, John von Sturmer and Skye Wagner.
When: 6-8pm
@ Articulate project space – 497 Parramatta Road, Leichhardt Sydney

Reactions and Interactions – Spanish new media – Pilar Baizán, Jai Du, Mauro Entrialgo, uh513 and
Daniel Romero.
Curated by Txema Agiriano
When: 6-8pm
@ Verge Gallery, City Road, Jane Foss Russell Plaza, University of Sydney

Idris Murphy Painting. 03/02/2014

Idris Murphy & Paul Martin – Landscapes inscapes
When: 6-8pm
@ King Street Gallery on William – 177 William Street, Darlinghurst

When: 6-8pm
@ Level 2, Kings Cross Car Park, 9A Elizabeth Bay Road, Elizabeth Bay

When: 6-8pm
@ Chrissie Cotter Gallery – Pidcock Street, Camperdown

Reactions and Interactions’ Spanish new media exhibition
When: 6-8pm
@ Jane Foss Russell Plaza, City Rd, University of Sydney, Sydney

When: 6-8pm
@ Archive Space – 5 Eliza Street, Newtown

When: 6-8pm
@ The Tate – 345 Glebe Point Road, Glebe

We will remember them – group show
When: 6-8pm
@ Tap Gallery – 45 Burton St., Darlinghurst

Framed – Presley Joy Paget, Lauren Metzler & Johnny Max
$10 entry
When: 7pm
@ Upstairs Steyne – 75 The Corso, Manly

Thursday 24th April
MELINDA LE GUAY, Material Matters
When: 5:30-7:30pm
@ Brenda May Gallery – 2 Danks Street, Waterloo

When: 6-8pm
@ 55 Sydenham Rd Marrickville NSW 2204 AU

Form follows
When: 6-8pm
@ M2 Gallery – 4/450 Elizabeth St, Surry Hills

MLS026: GEMMA KING & MARISSA BAGLEY – A bad day in Naples and then some more bad news
When: 6-8pm
@ Mils Gallery, 15 Randle St, Surry Hills

conjugal Relations

Conjugal Relations – Cate and Rob Riley
When: 6-8pm
@ Galleryeight – 12 Argyle Place, Millers Point

My Element Photography Exhibition
When: 6-8pm
@ 10×8 – Level 3, Central Park, 28 Broadway, Sydney

DORKBOT SYD: APRIL 2014 :Microview Arduino/Art and Geoengineering/Robots and Graffiti
When: 6-8pm
@ College of Fine Arts – Cnr of Oxford St and Greens Rd, Paddington

Friday 25th April


Saturday 26th April

When: 4-6pm
@ blank_space Gallery – 374 Crown Street, Surry Hills

Homage to Margaret Woodward: Lyndall Beck, Margaret Woodward & Herbert Young
When: 2:30pm
@ Art Atrium – 181 Old South Head Road, Bondi Junction

Sunday 27th April

THINGS OF INTEREST and Artist opportunities

Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2014 – Call for artist submissions now open!

Dear Friends,
We are pleased to write to you introducing the 18th annual Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi in Sydney,

Australia, which is being held from 23 October – 9 November 2014. Last year an estimated 500,000

people attended the exhibition over 18 days and 20% of the outdoor works sold.
As we begin the call for artist submissions for our 2014 Bondi exhibition, we are writing with the

hope that will be able to inform your contacts, members and/or students about the exhibition.
For more information and to apply, please download our Application Form and Terms & Conditions.
These documents can also be downloaded from our website:

Please note that the deadline for all submissions is 6pm, Thursday 1 May 2014.

The curatorial panel for Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2014 is:
GW Bot, Artist (represented by Australian Galleries in Sydney & Melbourne and Beaver Galleries in

Canberra) and former member of the Arts ACT Public Arts Panel;
Dr Michael Hill, Head of Art History & Theory, National Art School;
Ron Robertson-Swann OAM, Sculptor & Head of Sculpture, National Art School; and
Dr Terri Bird, Senior Lecturer, Monash Art, Design & Architecture, Monash University.

Artist support and subsidies for Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2014 will include:
A minimum artist subsidy of $2,000 for each artist exhibiting in both Sculpture by the Sea and

Sculpture Inside who does not otherwise net over $2,000 in sales, subsidies or prizes from the

We anticipate announcing a major acquisitive prize;
3 Helen Lempriere Scholarships of $30,000 each for Australian artists;
3 Clitheroe Foundation Mentorships of $10,000 each for young emerging Australian artists and their

Up to $20,000 of subsidies for artists of ephemeral and site specific sculptures that by their

nature are unlikely to be sold;
The Regional NSW Sculpture Acquisition up to $20,000;
Sydney Water Environmental Sculpture subsidy of $5,000 for a work that utilises wind, water, solar

power or other aspects of the environment;
The Andrea Stretton Memorial Invitation of $5,000 towards freight, materials, accommodation and

airfare to exhibit in Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe 2015;
For New Zealand artists: The Wallace Arts Trust New Zealand Sculptor Award of NZ$7,000 towards

costs of exhibiting;
For Tasmanian artists: The Dick Bett Memorial Invitation of $5,000 towards freight, materials,

accommodation and airfare;
Sculpture Inside Curators Prize of $2,500;
Return economy class airfares to Sydney for up to 7 overseas artists;
Return economy class airfares to Sydney for up to 7 interstate artists; and
Material Sponsorship of plasma or oxycut steel and scrap steel for selected artists to be used in

the sculptures exhibited.

Applications can be submitted via one of the following ways by 6pm, Thursday 1 May 2014:
Online via: (Please do not send submissions by email or on USB

or disc.)

Post to: PO Box 300, Surry Hills, Sydney NSW 2010 Australia, postmarked Thursday 1 May 2014

Deliver to: Suite 302, 61 Marlborough Street, Surry Hills, Sydney

@ .M Contemporary – 37 Ocean Street. Woollahra

Australian Emerging Artists
The gallery is opening up a new emerging artists space and will be exhibiting emerging artists in

group exhibitions on a regular basis, please submit your resume and high resolution images via

email to


corner cooperarive

We are pretty chuffed with our newly converted garage space. To celebrate, we’re offering a free

one-month residency for the entire month of May 2014. Send a PDF to

with some info about yourself and your practice. We’ll be in contact with you if you’ve knocked our

socks off!

Deadline for submissions is April 24th

You are invited to take part in the arts festival of Church Hill Anglican The theme for 2014 is

‘vital’. This year we are seeking contributions from our wider community. If you are an artist,

writer, performer, filmmaker, dancer, opera singer, or involved in any other kind of art practice,

then we would love to hear your ideas. Email for more info

Key dates:
-Proposal submission deadline april 24
-Artist briefing 1st May 6–8pm — a great time for you to meet other artists!
-Artwork to be delivered by May 23
-Opening night May 29 6–8pm
-Exhibition continues May 30-June 4

(02) 9247 1071




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