Future Exhibitions | Stanley Street Gallery

Future Exhibitions

  • Curated By Amber Cresswell Bell
    Genius Loci
    4th September – 14th September 2019

    'Genius Loci' is a Latin concept, which translates to the "the prevailing character or atmosphere of a place". In a contemporary context, it is a guiding principle in architecture and garden design – but for this exciting group show the concept is examined by artists. Using the medium of paint, this diverse group of artists ...
  • Shaun Hayes
    I Guess This is Growing Up
    18th September – 5th October 2019

    Shaun Hayes creates work using imagery taken from toys, pop culture and found traditional ceramic figurines. Cutting up, exchanging, adding and altering elements to create narrative sculptures often with an unearthly and mysterious quality. This most recent body of work, cements nostalgic imagery from childhood in the timeless medium of ceramics, using discarded toys and rearranging ...
  • Barbara Ryman
    Leaves Fall
    2nd October – 19th October 2019

    A dear friend was fond of declaiming “the macrocosm, the microcosm!” whilst dramatically gesturing towards the world in general. I think of her when my gaze is drawn to small things. The understated and fragile, textures at my fingertips, shadows and sighs, a tiny movement that says I am here. In these whisperings I am ...
  • Shaelene Murray
    9th October – 2nd November 2019

    The complexities of the mother/child relationship are endless. Each by their presence, absence, will or need, cut and sew the fabric of our lives. 'a mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity. It dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its ...
  • Claire Primrose
    I am Going Outside
    6th November – 30th November 2019

    Claire Primrose is a mixed media artist with a BA in Visual Arts (1997) from the ANU. Primrose has been the recipient of many awards since graduation and was most recently announced the winner of the 2017 Waverley Art Prize - Drawing, for her work titled Assembled landscape #3 Diptych. She was also the finalist ...
  • Karin Jakobsson
    Looking Largely & Looking Closely
    6th November – 23rd November 2019

    How does one come to know a place deeply? Perhaps it is by spending time being there: experiencing the place with our senses; looking largely and closely, observing changes over time. To learn the spirit of a place, and of ourselves who are a part of it. My contemporary jewellery works for this ‘In the Tank’ ...
  • A Time of Gifts – The Art of Giving
    4th December– 21st December 2019

    Stanley Street Gallery’s annual group exhibition features unique and timeless works of art, perfect for the time of giving.