Category: Visual Art

RAW: Saatchi Gallery in Adelaide – BRITFILM Program 6 Aug – 1 Oct

The BigPond Adelaide Film Festival and the Art Gallery of South Australia are delighted to present BRITFILM, the best of British filmmaking from the last decade, with free screenings at Art Gallery of South Australia every Saturday from August until October. Opening night tix giveaway competition details in posting.

RAW: Abstractions – Nicholas Elliot and Ben Sando – Light Square Gallery

Abstractions is an exhibition of abstract work by artists Nicholas Elliot and Ben Sando. Showing for the month of July at the Light Square Gallery, this body of work captures and communicates the human experience through the abstract.

RAW: Experimenta at MONA – From 5th August

Experimenta is inviting art lovers, foodies, adventurers, the curious and inquisitive, to join them for a weekend of art and indulgence at Australia’s newest cultural icon, The Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) in Tasmania.

RAW: Beyond Our Borders – Espionage Gallery – July 9 – Preview

Beyond Our Borders is a one-night exhibition directed at advocating and raising funds for Compassion Australia, an organisation that supports child growth and development in poverty-stricken countries. See post for details.

RAW: Hijacked 2 – Samstag Art Museum Til 1st July

This is a fine exhibition and any interested in contemporary photography ought to make their way to the Samstag for a most rewarding period of hanging out time.

RAW: Human Rights Arts & Film Festival

The Human Rights Arts and Film Festival returns to Adelaide from 9 to 12 June with a program that seeks to raise awareness of human rights issues around the world through award-winning films and engaging visual arts. See post for details and links.


Aesthetimology is Lucas Croall’s first solo exhibition. Presenting an array of prints, illustrations and collages, this young artist’s body of work particularly shows a depth of understanding and appreciation towards the aesthetics of colour and design.

RAW: Bill Botten Art – AP Bond – Til 27th May

Local Adelaide artist and Amateur Football legend, Bill Botten, last night opned his fifth solo exhibition and his first at AP Bond’s Magill Rd studio.

RAW: Henri Mallard – Building The Sydney Harbour Bridge – Artspace Til 29 May

Coming up to the 80th anniversary of the opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Henri Mallard’s photographs and film record more than a significant public works project but a monumental Australian undertaking. 4.5K