Bundoora Homestead Art Centre

7 Prospect Hill Drive, Bundoora

Thursday - Sunday 10am-5pm

Exhibitions

** Bundoora Homestead Art Centre is now open Thursday to Sunday from 10am-5pm.

DAREBIN ART PRIZE | 2017

October 28, 2017 - March 4, 2018

** Bundoora Homestead Art Centre is now open Thursday to Sunday from 10am-5pm.

Artists from across Australia are presented in this major exhibition which includes a $10,000 acquisitive prize and $1,000 People’s Choice Award. The Darebin Art Prize is a biennial multi-medium award for excellence in contemporary visual art. See contemporary artworks across all media, from painting, drawing, photography, sculpture and craft, through to video art.  Come along and bring a friend to vote in The People’s Choice Award.

FINALISTS
Connie Anthes / Rushdi Anwar / Belle Bassin / Zanny Begg / Jessie Bullivant / Jon Butt / Sheena Colquhoun / Georgina Cue / Jaye Early / Leslie Eastman / Anna Finlayson / Matthew Greaves / Bronwyn Hack / Will Heathcote / PJ Hickman / Timothy Hillier & Danzel Baker / Kez Hughes / Eliza Hutchison / Linda Judge / Ash Keating / Annika Koops / Claire Lambe / Bridie Lunney / Sam Martin / Hayley Millar-Baker / Adelle Mills / Archie Moore / Kent Morris / Sophie Neate / Joshua Petherick / Steven Rendall / Nicholas Selenitsch / Vivian Cooper Smith / Nicholas Smith / The Ryan Sisters / Ebony Truscott / David Wadelton / Kellie Wells / Deborah White / Alice Wormald

WINNER
Claire Lambe

HIGHLY COMMENDED
Anna Finlayson
Matthew Greaves
Joshua Petherick

JUDGES
David Cross / Professor of Art and Performance, Deakin University
Lou Hubbard / Artist
Claire Watson / Curator, Bundoora Homestead Art Centre

The 2017 Darebin Art Prize is proudly supported by:

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Briony Galligan

WE

March 10, 2018 - April 29, 2018
Opening: March 17, 2018 - 2pm - 4pm

We Explores emerging contemporary artists with studios in the Darebin municipality. These artists have diverse practices that critically engage with installation, site, sound, video, performance, text, photography, painting and sculpture. They have studios in Northcote and Preston at Artery Cooperative, Beaconsfield Parade Studios, Arts Project Australia and Gertrude Contemporary. Featuring: Julian Aubrey Smith, Beth Caird, Georgina Criddle, Saskia Doherty, Briony Galligan, Jethro Harcourt, Rosie Isaac, Warren O’Brien and Lucreccia Quintanilla. Curated by Renee Cosgrave

Exhibition Opening
Help celebrate We and Accession and hear from leading art critic, art historian and curator Sasha Grishin AM FAHA. The exhibition opening will include a Welcome to Country and Smoking Ceremony.
WHEN Saturday 17 March | 2-4pm
COST Free | includes refreshments
BOOKINGS not required


Claire Mooney

ACCESSION

March 10, 2018 - May 13, 2018
Opening: March 17, 2018 - 2pm-4pm

Accession presents recent acquisitions to the Darebin Art Collection representative of a cross-section of Australian contemporary art practices. Including several new commissions specific to the Darebin municipality, in many instances it will be the first time these significant works have been revealed to the community. The artists presented include Brook Andrew, Megan Cope, Daniel Crooks, DAMP, Patrick Francis, Dale Harding, Matthew Harris, Claire Lambe, Claire McArdle, Claire Mooney, Steaphan Paton, David Ray, Yhonnie Scarce, Shannon Smiley, Fergus Binns and Steven Rhall, David Wadelton, Paul Wood and Alice Wormald.

Exhibition Opening
Help celebrate Accession and the exhibition We and hear from leading art critic, art historian and curator Sasha Grishin AM FAHA. The exhibition opening will include a Welcome to Country and Smoking Ceremony.
WHEN Saturday 17 March | 2-4pm
COST Free | includes refreshments
BOOKINGS not required


Knitting Lab +

CALLING ALL CRAFTERS!

May 19, 2018 - July 29, 2018

If you’re into knitting, macramé, quilting, embroidery, tapestry, patchwork, felting or work with any other textile based craft then we welcome you to be part of Knitting Lab+ by taking up residence at Bundoora Homestead Art Centre from 19 May to 29 July and help create a community of crafters.

Drop in at any time during public hours to work on your piece, or join one of our facilitated craft classes every Thursday and Sunday from 20 May to 26 July, 1-4pm. All works created will be displayed in the galleries from 21 June to 29 July.

MAKING LAB | 19 May – 29 July
EXHIBITION | 21 June – 29 July
CLOSING CELEBRATION | Saturday 28 July 2-4pm
ENQUIRIES | e:Bundoorahomestead@darebin.vic.gov.au ph: 03 9496 1060