Geelong Gallery 

 

Established in 1896, the Geelong Gallery is one of Australia’s leading and oldest regional art galleries. Since its establishment in 1896 the Gallery has amassed a magnificent collection of 19th and 20th century Australian and European paintings and decorative arts, including 18th and 19th century English porcelain, British art pottery, colonial Australian silver, as well as contemporary Australian paintings, prints, sculpture and ceramics. A particular focus of the collection is early images of the Geelong region. The Gallery’s outstanding collection includes many works of national significance such as Eugène von Guérard’s View of Geelong (1856) and Frederick McCubbin’s A bush burial (1890).The Gallery’s significant collection of over 6,000 works includes Australian and international paintings, works on paper, sculpture and decorative arts.

The greatest strengths of the Gallery’s permanent collection are colonial paintings, including a splendid array of early images of Geelong and its wider region.

Since 2016 the Gallery has been the custodian of the outstanding Colin Holden Print Collection on behalf of the Colin Holden Charitable Trust. 

Geelong Gallery is an art gallery located in the City of Geelong. It displays painting, sculpture, prints and photography. The gallery also sells books, cards and gifts. The gallery also organizes exhibitions. Geelong Gallery offers online ticketing.

Geelong Gallery is a contemporary art gallery, located in Geelong, Australia, founded in 1997. As one of Australia’s oldest and longest established contemporary arts institutions, Geelong Gallery has been a vital catalyst for the development of contemporary art in Australia, and has maintained a reputation for presenting significant shows of innovative contemporary art. Geelong Gallery is dedicated to the development and support of contemporary arts practice and discourse by both presenting and promoting contemporary art and providing opportunities for artists and the public to engage with contemporary art.

Geelong Gallery is a fairly new gallery that’s located in Geelong, Victoria. The gallery offers works from emerging to established Australian artists and is favored by locals and many tourists.It has been a hub for artists, writers, and other creatives in Geelong, Australia since 1978. Geelong Gallery will be celebrating their 30th Birthday in May. To celebrate, they have launched their 2017 Open Exhibition.