Weird Ceramic25 November - 12 February, 2016
Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale, Victoria
Including: Glenn Barkley and Donna Green
The idea of weirdness in ceramics is not new. Makers for centuries have been giving from their wildest fantasies through clay. But only in more recent times have artists reclaimed the notion of the weird and made it their own.
Christopher Hodges: AGNSW acquistionNovember, 2016
Christopher Hodges new work on paper titled 'White Shift' has been acquired by the Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW).
This is the first acquisition of Mr Hodges work made by the (AGNSW), an incredible accomplishment for any artist.
Form & Function28 October - 4 December, 2016
Form & Function: contemporary ceramics
Glasshouse Regional Gallery, Port Macquarie
Including: Eloise Ranking and Brett Stone
"Each artist inspires the viewer to enquire and challenge traditional concepts of the ceramic medium, with reference to material and the everyday."
Artist and Empire (En)countering Colonial Legacies6th October - 26 March, 2017
art of parts, AGNSWSeptember 17 - November 13, 2016
'Art of Parts' is an exhibition curated from the AGNSW collection, focusing on collages and assemblages including David Aspen, James Gleeson, Rosalie Gascoigne and Robert Klippel.
Sweet Chariot16 September - 12 November, 2016
Simryn Gill solo exhibition 'Sweet Chariot', at Griffith University Art Gallery Brisbane.
To be seen for the first time in Australia, Sweet Chariot is a suite of black and white photographs taken from a small fishing boat in the Straits of Malacca. There is also a group of new relief prints, made from wood washed up on the shores of Port Dickson, Malaysia.
Artist talk with the curator, Saturday 17 September, 11am
Local Branch9 September - 30 October, 2106
Local Branch is a commissioned work Kylie Stillman created from over 500 paperback books 'weeded' from the Hawkesbury Library collection. The work is featured in the exhibition 'Chose your own adventure' at the Hawkesbury Regional Gallery.
Six Years24 August - 24 September, 2016
Angus Nivison's solo exhibition Six Years on show at Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery.
Objects in Space: Artists in the Garden6 August - 23 October, 2016
Christopher Hodges in 'Objects in Space: Artists in the Garden'
held at the Peacock Art Gallery and Auburn Botanic gardens, Auburn, curated by Glenn Barkley.
The Colour of Nature6 - 27 August, 2016
The Colour of Nature: a solo exhibition starring David Aspden
Review in The Sydney Morning Herald (August 19 Issue, pg. 44)
Kylie Stillman3 June - 29 July, 2016
Congratulations Kylie Stillman, a finalist in the Fleurieu Art Prize.
Winner of Peoples Choice award.
At Anne & Gordon Samstang Museum of Art
The Intercontinental SydneyJune 2016
On display at the InterContinental Sydney, are a group of works by three Pintupi artists, George Tjungurrayi, Willy Tjungurrayi, Ronnie Tjampitjinpa, and one Anmatyerre artist Gloria Petyarre.
A collaboration between Sotheby's Australia and Utopia Art Sydney.
Emily Kame Kngwarreye4 - 28 May, 2016
The most comprehensive look at Kngwarreyes awelye works since the historic exhibition in 1994. Including works that travelled to the Venice Biennale in 1997, and Kngwarreyes retrospectives which toured Japan and Australia.
4 - 28 May, 2016
The Hemi(cycle) of Leaves and Paper22 April - 4 September, 2016
Simryn Gill presents a survey exhibition, The Hemi(cycle) of Leaves and Paper, at the Museum Voor Schone Kunsten Gent, Belgium.
?22 April - 04 September, 2016,
Willy Tjungurrayi4 March - 2 April, 2016
A Willy Tjungurrayi, solo exhbition.
Willy Tjungurrayi is a member of Papunya Tula Artists Pty Ltd which Utopia Art Sydney has proudly repesented since 1988.
Newcastle Art GalleryMarch 2016
View Christipher Hodges sculpture, 'Prop, 2012' in now the Newcastle Art Gallery permanent collection.
View article in ARTEMIS Vol.47. No#1
Magic Object Adelaide Biennial27 February - 15 May, 2016
Glenn Barkley in 2016 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Magic Object
Curated by Lisa Slade, Assistant Director, Artistic Programs at the Art Gallery of South Australia.
"Magic Object? runs from 27 February to 15 May 2016.
Clay 33 - 27 February, 2016
Yukultji Napangati in APTDecember 2015
View major works by Yukultji Napangati at the Asia Pacific Triennial, at QAGOMA, until 10 April, 2016.
Helen Eager features in 'Patternation', an exhibition exploring the conceptual nature of pattern and its affinity with art, science, language, music and movement. At Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre, 12 December 2015 - 7 February 2016.
Country & WesternNovember 2015
'Country & Western: Landscape Reimagined' at the S.H. Ervin Gallery, an exhibition touring from the Perc Tucker Art Gallery, Townsville, includes work by Angus Nivison and John R Walker, plus many others. Until 6 December 2015.
National Gallery of Australia acquisitionsNovember 2015
We are thrilled to announce that the National Gallery of Australia have just acquired two works by Utopia Art Sydney artists.
- David Aspden's ‘Two Sides of Love', 1985 (pictured left, top) and Peter Maloney's, 'Help Machine', 2002 (pictured left, bottom).
Warlimpirrnga Tjapaltjarri - New York TimesSeptember 2015
Warlimpirrnga Tjapaltjarri's first solo exhibition in New York reviewed by the New York Times:
Art Almanac coverSeptember 2015
Helen Eager's painting 'Coney Island' graces the cover of the September issue of Art Almanac. Inside, Annie Sebel's interview with the artist sheds light on her new body of work.