Handheld is an exhibition built to travel. These artworks ask audiences and gallery staff to participate in their installation. There are decisions that have had to be made at each venue, beyond the usual ‘what do I hang next to this?’ In every place these works travel they will look a little different, worked on by members of the gallery team. These slight variations, decisions borne out of creative flair or necessity, will ensure that the exhibition is unique to its current place, each gallery leaving its own stamp on the works of art. Come and see handheld at Burra Gallery. 24 MARCH - ...
Country Arts SA is proud to bring Our Stories Our Way: Our Mob 2015 on tour to regional South Australia, a collection of works by South Australian Aboriginal artists who exhibited in Our Mob 2015, presented by Adelaide Festival Centre and TARNANTHI Festival of Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art.
Legendary Warumpi Band founding member Neil Murray is performing at the Burra Regional Art Gallery 4.30pm Sunday 7 May. The fundraising occasion is a big effort by the gallery – a late afternoon barbecue with the ticket $35 plus a pay bar provides an opportunity to rock along in the friendly atmosphere created by Neil’s music, surrounded by […]
ANNOUNCEMENT - QUILT RAFFLE DRAWN and the winner is Carol Hope of Clare...Congratulations! Not long until we see more of the talented Burra quilters work in their full gallery exhibition with us this May. Open every day... May 4 to May 14 2017 Coinciding with the Burra Vintage and Antique Fair, May 6 and 7.
February 9 to March 15, 2017 In February, Burra Regional Art Gallery will be host to the art of artist and art mentor Jacqueline Coates and selected works from students and graduates of her art school ‘Make Money From Art’. EXHIBITION LAUNCH PROGRAM a two day gala artistic extravaganza opened by Sturt MP Dan van Holst Pellekaan Saturday February 11 3pm Painting demonstration How to paint a large picture in under 1 hour: Jacqueline & two students 5.30pm Speeches & food Auction of demonstration paintings Sunday February 12 10am Painting Workshop How to mix colour using ...
Making connections through art: Burra Regional Art Gallery fosters excellence in the arts, supports the work of regional and young artists and promotes community education in the arts.
A beautiful building with excellent spaces for showing work from the small and intimate to the huge and confronting, including a small retail shop of affordable high quality works and Artist Cards. The Gallery provides a venue for artists to exhibit their works in group and solo exhibitions, hosts major touring exhibitions, conducts competitions and invites prominent artists to conduct master classes and workshops.
Situated within the old Telegraph and Post Office building from which J McDouall Stuart sent his message in Dec 1862, to inform the SA authorities that he had successfully crossed Australia. The S.T. Gill room has four major works by that artist of Burra in 1847 and 1850.
A volunteer manned and managed gallery, the building and external maintenance is provided by the Regional Council of Goyder and is open Tuesday to Sunday. Hours 1 – 4pm.
2 annual competitions are held:
March – April: Portrait Competition
October – November: Art of the Flower and Garden Competition held in conjunction with Burra Districts Open Gardens Weekend