Exhibitions


Upcoming exhibitions

17
Feb

Elisabeth Cummings – Interior Landscapes

17 February — 9 April 2017

Image: Interior 1974 oil on canvas 113.0 x 94cm


Previous exhibitions

11
Nov
2016

Repurpose

11 November — 18 December 2016

Image: Ccarmody_8

30
Sep
2016

CHARLIE SHEARD

30 September — 6 November 2016, 10am–5pm Wed- Sun

Image: Charlie Sheard Pure Abstraction (LJW-LBF) 2012-2014 (detail) acrylic mediums on polyester, 214 x 198 cm Photograph Jenni Carter
CharlieSheard Program image

30
Sep
2016

DOUG ALEXANDER

30 September — 6 November 2016, 10am–5pm Wed - Sun

Image: Doug Alexander Untitled (large bowl) 1978 stoneware, dry chattered glaze, 19 x 43 cm Collction: The Australian National University
Doug Alexander

19
Aug
2016

BRIAN BLANCHFLOWER – CANOPIES

19 August — 25 September 2016, 
Drill Hall Gallery

Image: Brian Blanchflower Canopy LI (Scelsi I - IV) from the series Canopy 2001 oil, wax medium, pumice powder, synthetic polymer paint on laminated hessian 222 x 984 cm overall Art Gallery of New South Wales Patrick White Bequest Fund 2013 © Brian Blanchflower Photograph Felicity Jenkins AGNSW

15
Jul
2016

STREETS OF PAPUNYA

15 July — 14 August 2016, 10 am –5pm Wed -Sun
Drill Hall Gallery

Image: Image: Martha McDonald Napaltjarri (in foreground) and Mona Nangala painting at Papunya Tjupi art centre, Papunya ,2015. Photograph: Helen Puckey

06
Nov
2015

Nigel Lendon: modelling the now

6 November — 13 December 2015
Drill Hall Gallery

Image: Portraite by Rob Little
Nigel Lendon Homage

06
Nov
2015

The Birth of the Cool

6 November — 13 December 2015

Image: Aspden Outer Spice 1969 OA19-1970_S_jpg_510x313_q85

25
Sep
2015

Michael Buzacott

25 September — 1 November 2015

14
Aug
2015

David Serisier – Colour Real and Imagined

14 August — 20 September 2015

Image: untitled yellow and blue fluorescent light painting

03
Jul
2015

Here I Give Thanks… John R Walker

3 July — 9 August 2015

Image: Six Days at Bundanon and I Give Thanks to Boyd, 2001, oil on canvas, 183 x 221cm

03
Jul
2015

Kirsten Coelho – In the falling light

3 July — 9 August 2015

Image: Image 2 Kirsten Coelho Cannister Bottle Cup 2014

22
May
2015

Australian Paintings from the James and Jacqui Erskine Collection

22 May — 28 June 2015

Image: The Morning Ferry

11
Apr
2015

Return to ANZAC Cove – ‘Your Friend The Enemy’

11 April — 17 May 2015

Image: Euan Macleod, 2014. Courtesy of the artist, Watters Gallery, Sydney and Niagra Galleries, Melbourne.
STANLEY RUSSELLS TOP 3/5/14
Oil on polyester 53 x 65.5cm

20
Feb
2015

Freehand – recent works by Ann Thomson

20 February — 5 April 2015

Image: (detail) Ann Thomson

14
Nov
2014
Gilbert Bel–Bachir Untitled, Sydney 2010

Velocity

14 November — 14 December 2014

Image: Gilbert Bel–Bachir
Untitled, Sydney 2010
Fujiflex print 38 x 38 cm Courtesy the artist

03
Oct
2014
Timothy Cook Kulama 2011

The World is not a Foreign Land

3 October — 9 November 2014

Image: Timothy Cook
Kulama 2011
natural pigments and acrylic binder on canvas,150 x 200 cm Collection of Seva Frangos, Perth © Courtesy the artist and Jilamara Arts & Crafts Association, Melville Island, NT

03
Oct
2014
Helen Fuller Tall White Jug 2012

Helen Fuller

3 October — 9 November 2014

Image: Helen Fuller
Tall White Jug 2012
white raku, ceramic pencil, underglaze, 23 x 23 x 16 cm Courtesy the artist

15
Aug
2014

COLOUR MUSIC

15 August — 28 September 2014

Image: Image : Principle 9, 2014 DVD PAL (still)
Botborg - Principle 9

04
Jul
2014
Araya Rasdjarmearnsook Storytellers of the Town

Araya Rasdjarmearnsook: Story Tellers of the Town

4 July — 10 August 2014

Image: Araya Rasdjarmearnsook
Great Times Message, Storytellers of the Town, The Insane (still ) 2006
three-channel video installation. Courtesy the artist and 100 Tonson Gallery, Bangkok.

23
May
2014
Kensuke Todo Apex 2008

Kensuke Todo: A Survey

23 May — 29 June 2014

Image: Kensuke Todo
Apex 2008
mild steel, 105 x 77.6 x 37 cm Collection of Canberra Museum and Gallery

11
Apr
2014

Contemporary Australian Drawing: 20 Years of the Dobell Prize for Drawing

11 April — 18 May 2014

Image: Nicholas Harding
Eddy Avenue (3)
2001 black ink on two sheets of torn and abraided paper 132.4 x 149 cm © the Artist Photo: Mim Stirling, Art Gallery of New South Wales

21
Feb
2014
Night BeaconV1

Illumination: The Art of Philip Wolfhagen

21 February — 6 April 2014

Image: Philip Wolfhagen
Night BeaconV1
2005 oil and beeswax on linen, 200 x 210 cm National Gallery of Victoria Collection

08
Nov
2013

Trigger-happy: Ben Quilty

8 November — 15 December 2013

Image: Bedford Downs Rorschach

27
Sep
2013

Roy Jackson: Retrospective 1963-2013

27 September — 3 November 2013

Image: Roy Jackson
Far seen
2010, mixed media collage on paper, 29.6 x 21 cm. Collection of the artist.

16
Aug
2013

Creative Power: The Art of George Baldessin

16 August — 22 September 2013

Image: George Baldessin
Personage with striped dress II
1968, etching and aqua-tint, 57.5 x 50.5 cm.

28
Jun
2013

eX de Medici: Cold Blooded

28 June — 11 August 2013

Image: eX de Medici
Cure for Pain
2010-11(detail), watercolour on paper 114 x 415 cm. Private Collection, Sydney

10
May
2013

Wolfgang Buttress: UNA

10 May — 23 June 2013

Image: Wolfgang Buttress
Una
2013, Stainless steel, 4 m dia. Australian National University Art Collection

30
Mar
2013

Sally Gabori 2005 – 2012: Danda ngijinda dulk, danda ngijinda malaa, danda ngad – This is my Land, this is my Sea. This is who I am

30 March — 5 May 2013

Image: Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda Sally Gabori
Dibirdibi Country
2012, synthetic polymer paint on linen, 136 x 136 cm. ANU Art Collection

30
Mar
2013

Vessel as Metaphor

30 March — 5 May 2013

Image: Gail Nichols
Mist Descending
2012, soda vapour glazed stoneware, 35 x 42 x 42 cm. Image courtesy the artist and Narek Galleries. Photographer: Michael Brouet.

15
Feb
2013

John Young: The Bridge and the Fruit Tree

15 February — 24 March 2013

Image: John Young
S Painting
1992, oil on canvas, 274 x 183 cm. Collection of the artist.

08
Nov
2012

AIATSIS Collections: Likan’mirri II

8 November — 16 December 2012

Image: Simon Nganbe
Kanamkek Kimul (The Legend of Kumangoor)
c.1960, natural pigments on particle board, 183.3 x 123 cm. AIATSIS Art Collection: ATS 662

27
Sep
2012

Convergent Worlds: Drill Hall Gallery 20th Anniversary Exhibition

27 September — 4 November 2012

Image: Guan Wei
Secret Histories No.9
2005, acrylic on canvas, 159 x 127cm

16
Aug
2012

The Loaded Ground: Michael Nelson Jagamara & Imants Tillers

16 August — 23 September 2012

Image: Imants Tillers & Michael Nelson Jagamara
Fatherland
2008, acrylic and gouache on 90 canvas boards, 228 x 356 cm overall. Courtesy the artists and Fireworks Gallery, Brisbane

05
Jul
2012

E(merge): Two spiritualities – Angelina Pwerle/Hu Qinwu

5 July — 12 August 2012

Image: Hu Qinwu
11504
2011, acrylic on canvas, 150 x 117 cm. Courtesy the artist, China Art Projects and Niagara Galleries, Melbourne.

24
May
2012

Antarctica

24 May — 1 July 2012

Image: Anne Noble
WhiteNoise #1
2008 (detail), archival pigment inks, 95 x 120 cm. Courtesy the artist and Two Rooms Gallery, Auckland and Stills Gallery, Sydney.

07
Apr
2012

Karl Wiebke: Painting 1994-2012

7 April — 12 May 2012

Image: Karl Wiebke
Sticks (installation view)
acrylic and enamel on wood. Courtesy the artist and Liverpool Street Gallery, Sydney.

23
Feb
2012

Spirit in the Land

23 February — 1 April 2012

Image: Russell Drysdale
The crow trap
1941, oil on fibro-cement panel. Newcastle Region Art Gallery, New South Wales. Gift of Dr Roland Pope, 1945.

10
Nov
2011

Yulyurlu Lorna Fencer Napurrurla

10 November — 18 December 2011

Image: Yulyurlu Lorna Fencer Napurrurla
Yam Dreaming
(detail), 2006, acrylic on canvas, 100 x 70 cm. Courtesy Mimi Aboriginal Arts and Crafts

29
Sep
2011

Triptych: Mais Mais Wright Wright

29 September — 6 November 2011

Image: Jessica Mais Wright
Immemor
(detail), 2004-2008, oil paint and enamel on canvas, 250 x 200 cm. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Dusseldorf

25
Aug
2011

Abstraction

25 August — 25 September 2011

Image: Aida Tomescu
Welt II
(detail) 2005, mixed media and collage on paper, 117.5 x 88.5 cm. ANU Art Collection.

07
Jul
2011

Images from the cage of time: the paintings and drawings of Geoffrey de Groen

7 July — 14 August 2011

Image: Geoffrey De Groen in his studio
December 2010. Photo copyright Tony Sheffield.

26
May
2011

Home and away: A return to the south

26 May — 3 July 2011

Image: Patrick Betaudier 1928-2008
Pour une poignee de billes
1981-2 (detail), oil on canvas, 123 x 122 cm. UWC Robben Island Museum - Mayibuye Archives

07
Apr
2011

Paul Selwood: Perspective Cutouts

7 April — 22 May 2011

Image: Paul Selwood
The birth of architecture
2008(detail), steel and varnish, 242.5 x 122.5 cm. Image courtesy the artist.

17
Feb
2011

Almanac: the gift of Ann Lewis AO

17 February — 3 April 2011

Image: Hany Armanious
Untitled Snake Oil
(detail), 1998, synthetic polymer resin (hotmelt), bound pigment, glass, dimesions variable. Museum of Contemporary Art, gift of Ann Lewis AO, 2009

11
Nov
2010

Dadang Christanto

11 November — 19 December 2010

30
Sep
2010

Elisabeth Kruger: On Beauty

30 September — 7 November 2010

19
Aug
2010

Wendy Fairclough: Commonalities

19 August — 26 September 2010

19
Aug
2010
08
Jul
2010

Juan Davila: The Moral Meaning Of Wilderness

8 July — 15 August 2010

27
May
2010
15
Apr
2010

Trevor Nickolls: Other Side Art

15 April — 23 May 2010

25
Feb
2010

Colour Country: Art From Roper River

25 February — 11 April 2010

12
Nov
2009

ANU Indigenous Art Collection

12 November — 20 December 2009

01
Oct
2009

Aida Tomescu: Paintings And Drawings

1 October — 8 November 2009

20
Aug
2009
20
Aug
2009

Gwyn Hanssen Pigott

20 August — 20 September 2009

09
Jul
2009

Salvatore Zofrea: Days Of Summer

9 July — 16 August 2009

29
May
2009

John Beard

29 May — 5 July 2009

16
Apr
2009

John Mawurndjul

16 April — 24 May 2009

26
Feb
2009

Bert Flugelman

26 February — 5 April 2009

06
Nov
2008

Seventh Drawing Biennale

6 November — 14 December 2008

25
Sep
2008
07
Aug
2008

Recovering Lives

7 August — 21 September 2008

26
Jun
2008

Michele Maurin: ‘Fleur De Henne’

26 June — 3 August 2008

26
Jun
2008

Lydia Cheval: Au Tour D’un Verre

26 June — 3 August 2008

26
Jun
2008

Livre Pauvre/livre Riche: Artists’ Books

26 June — 3 August 2008

15
May
2008
15
May
2008

Judith Wright: Conversations

15 May — 22 June 2008

03
Apr
2008

Cresside Collette Textiles

3 April — 11 May 2008

03
Apr
2008
14
Feb
2008

Vivienne Binns

14 February — 30 March 2008

Updated:  19 August 2015/ Responsible Officer:  DHG Director/ Page Contact:  Exhibitions Officer