The Winter Exhibition is set to warm you up running for two weeks from 11 – 24 June.
The Official Opening Night is Thursday 13th June at 7pm.
Join us for a social evening and to find out who will be judged winner in show by guest judge Greg Murray, owner of Customs Wharf Gallery, proudly sponsored by Lukas – and Senior Art Supplies.
The winter show also coincides with a special Open Day of the Victorian Artist Society on Saturday 22nd June, 11am-4pm.
VAS OPEN DAY
Saturday 22nd June 11am-4pm
Featuring: VAS Members Winter Exhibition; Plein Air painting; Public viewing of the Studio in action, Demonstrations of Painting & Drawing, Lectures about VAS and its proud history; Art suppliers, framers, printers and associated advisors on site to assist; Meet Members (artists) face to face; Teaching advice for students and potential artists; Book stall with discounts galore!
Enrolments, Membership and Tickets for People Painting People will be available on the day.
Everyone welcome! To have a great day in the interests of Art!
Opening Thursday 27th June 6.30pm
26th June – 2nd July
A day at Royal Ascot – Compliments of Black Caviar!
OPENING NIGHT Thursday 11 July, 6pm-9pm
To be opened by Deputy Lord Mayor Susan Riley, followed by Lady Mayoress, Emma Page Campbell and will feature the VAS Portrait Exhibition , Nada Hunter & Norma Bull Awards. There will be demonstrations from three talented Award Artists who will choose three people from the audience to paint….it could be you! There will also be Music, Wine, Canapes and fun!
Guests $40, VAS Members $30 & Students $20
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Proudly supported by City of Melbourne arts funding.
11th -23rd July
A classic Plein Air Exhibition from VAS members paint out days will run in the Cato Gallery downstairs.
Send in day Wednesday 10th July $10 per entry (up to 3 per person).
MSWPS – Melbourne Society of Women’s Painters and Sculptors
31st July -13th August
The Melbourne Society of Women Painters and Sculptors will be exhibiting.
Opening Night Thursday 22nd August at 7pm
The Spring Exhibition runs from August 19 – September 1. The winner of the Deputy Lord Mayor’s Award, sponsored by Mr. Gordon Moffat will be announced on Opening Night.
VAS Fellows Exhibition
21 August – 3 September
A VAS Fellows exhibition with a lecture celebrating past members on the Friday 30th August at 6.30pm.
3rd-15th October in the Hammond Gallery
The Wildlife Art Society of Australasia presents ‘Wildlife Now’. This exciting exhibition & sale of contemporary 2 and 3-d works is in support of BirdLife Australia.
Exhibition open 3rd - 15th October
Members Room Gallery
The general public are invited to view and purchase various VAS artists works that are displayed in this gallery space.
Members artworks will be displayed continuously and refreshed on a monthly basis.