COMA is a Sydney based art gallery that aims to bring a dynamic and engaging focus to contemporary international art. In addition to an attentive curatorial approach it is characterised by a comprehensive understanding of artists exhibited and represented.
The gallery was designed to not only exhibit and promote emerging and established artists but to simultaneously concentrate on the conceptual aspects of their practice relating to these exhibitions, and foster an educational environment for the viewer.
The Egg and Dart Gallery blurs the distinctions between commercial gallery, artist-run space and artist collective. It is a focal point, a site for solo and group exhibitions, as well as a point of origin and a place of exchange for art and ideas. Its collaborations conceptualise distance, modes of communication and the creative potential of translation across time and space.
Studio 281 is a boutique gallery specialising in the works of National and International artists. They exhibit works from renowned and prolific personalities whilst keeping your experience a breeze, offering a variety of services for every artwork; from home consultancy to framing and hanging. They take great interest in the up-and-comers of WA, with the recent success of talents such as Jodee Knowles, Alexandra Lekias, and Pippa McManus being highly promoted by the gallery through its innovative exhibition styles and renowned abilities for holding an outstanding and memorable show.
Off the Kerb is a Melbourne-based Artist Run Initiative, which fosters and exhibits Australian Artists, Curators, Designers and Sound Producers. Founded by Shini Pararajasingham in 2007, Off the Kerb is run by a small group of creative minds. Located in the heart of Collingwood, Off the Kerb offers Melbourne a unique collection of street art, illustrative, experimental creative practices. The small team nurtures emerging artists, helping them further develop their practice. This is where we are unique, as we are a developmental space; we focus on propelling new and upcoming talent further into the public arena. The team’s continuous professional development is an additional core competency of Off the Kerb.
Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. They provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. They’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill. From 3D printing and stencil art through to music and gardening – life skills and personal development through to cooking doughnuts and mushroom foraging, they offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. They will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.
Bib N’ Brace Collective is a co-working space for artists, designers and makers in Teneriffe, Brisbane. Their dream, to create a industrial style co-working studio environment that provides the opportunity for makers, designers and artists to develop their practices and to support those individuals by creating a community that fosters appreciation for fine art, innovative design and quality handcrafted products. With a passion for sustainable design, recycled materials and affordability, the three founders have worked tirelessly to build their ideas into existence.
Goodspace is a gallery located above The Lord Gladstone in Chippendale. Proudly serving cold beers and amazing artwork weekly since 2015, Goodspace has been host to hundreds of artists, both established and emerging, from Sydney and Beyond. Goodspace prides itself on being rent and commission free to alleviate the pressures of the conventional gallery system so they are free to explore and experiment with their work in a low-pressure environment.For more information hit up http://goodspace.co or come in on a Wednesday night from 6PM and say Hi.
Formed in the seaside suburb of North Bondi, St. O’Donnell (pronounced Saint O’Donnell) is an event/artist management collective tapping into hiphop, electronica and art. What began as an outlet for producers has grown into radio shows on Fbi Click, Bondi Beach Radio and St. O’Donnell’s Select Gallery curated in conjunction with Young Henrys and Stolen Spirit. St. O’Donnell’s Select Gallery showcases up and coming artists and designers in music, art and film. As part of our mission, St. O’Donnell is committed to maintaining a genre free roster of artists and outlets to express music and lifestyle creatively.
The Tribe’s shopfront can be found on Sydney’s Foley Street laneway in the back streets of Darlinghurst. The space features artwork, jewellery and homewares by both local Sydney artists and talented regional and international designers. The Tribe aims to provide a platform for emerging creatives to develop their brand and established creative businesses to showcase their work to a wider market. They also host a variety of super fun exhibitions and workshops and their main mission is all about connecting people back to creativity and inspiring inclusiveness within the local creative industry.
Founded in July 2016 by Judy Griffiths, owned and operated by Ariana Leane since January 2017, the space provides a dynamic platform for artists that challenges the norm of the traditional gallery setting, while striving to reclaim young creative spaces in Fitzroy against the ever-increasing tides of development.
We want to defy the trend of closing creative spaces and reclaim artistic turf in what is Melbourne's oldest suburb; and in doing so offer genuine support to all artists' interested in and involvement with both the gallery and the adjoining studios.
Gaffa Creative Precinct is a community housed in a heritage-listed police station built 1892 in the heart of Sydney’s CBD. Spread across four levels, Gaffa is committed to nurturing cross-platform arts practices within the contemporary community. Gaffa Creative Precinct seeks to foster collaboration between artists, designers and creative enterprises and to build an inclusive community that enables an exchange of ideas.
The Toolo Tool Library is a not for profit Artist Run Initiative. It is an agile, innovative space now across two venues where members can borrow tools and access space to create. The Library has over 60 members who all contribute to the success of the creative industries in the Blue Mountains region.
Toolo is about more doing and less talking.
Born from creative frustration, artistic adoration and a hollaback history of bad decisions, comes The Culprit Club, a pocket-sized gallery and retail store.
The purpose of the The Culprit Club as a gallery is to allow our walls to speak loudly to all who are willing to listen, and to express the voices of those often unheard. The Culprit Club exhibits contemporary art that needs no restriction or regulation. Whatever the art form, we hope it pleases your eyes and challenges your thoughts to learn someone new.