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Emerald Art Gallery

  • About the gallery

    The Emerald Art Gallery has been bringing arts to the Emerald community for more than two decades. The gallery provides a high-profile exhibition space located in the Central Highlands Regional Council corporate office building at 65 Egerton Street in Emerald. The exhibition space is large and bright with impressive hanging space and high ceilings.

    Features

    • Spacious gallery with high ceilings and white gallery walls
    • Two moveable walls
    • Professional gallery wire hanging system
    • Professional lighting system
    • Plinths and lockable glass display cabinets
  • Current exhibition

    Yumba Bimbi Support Services – “We all fit in here”

    Celebrate diversity with the latest exhibition from the talented artists of Yumba Bimbi Support Services. They have been working hard to create artworks for this exhibition entitled “We all fit in here”. The exhibition will include an interactive element where visitors can really get involved and immerse themselves in the artworks, artists and their stories.

    Join us for the opening event on Friday 23 September 2022 at 6pm.

    Exhibition Open from 26 September – 14 October 2022.

    Gallery opening hours: Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.00pm

  • Upcoming exhibitions

     

    Margaret Worthington – “Tropicus Capricornus”

    We welcome back Margaret to the Emerald art gallery with her newest body of artworks where she investigates her region, in particular, Curtis Island and the diversity of its landscapes both above and below the sea.

    The exhibition will display a series of paintings looking at areas around Curtis Island, marine plains and surrounds and will include an multimedia experience of painting, sculpture and digital projection.

    Join us for the opening event on Friday 21 October 2022 at 6pm.

    Exhibition Open from 24 October – 11 November 2022.

    Gallery opening hours: Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.00pm

  • Opening hours

    Opening hours

    Monday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
    Tuesday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
    Wednesday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
    Thursday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
    Friday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
    Saturday: CLOSED
    Sunday: CLOSED

  • Annual Art Awards - Emerald

    The Central Highlands Regional Council Annual Art Awards – Emerald, is the gallery’s premier art event. It attracts local and national artists and is held in August each year as part of council’s Arts around August program.

    Established and emerging artists of all ages can submit entries in up to seven categories. From easel, paper-based and three-dimensional works to photography and digital art, each category comes with a $750 prize for first and $250 prize for second place.

  • Exhibit with us

    For information on exhibiting with the Emerald Art Gallery contact us on 1300 242 686 or email chgalleries@chrc.qld.gov.au

The Emerald Art Gallery has been bringing arts to the Emerald community for more than two decades. The gallery provides a high-profile exhibition space located in the Central Highlands Regional Council corporate office building at 65 Egerton Street in Emerald. The exhibition space is large and bright with impressive hanging space and high ceilings.

Features

  • Spacious gallery with high ceilings and white gallery walls
  • Two moveable walls
  • Professional gallery wire hanging system
  • Professional lighting system
  • Plinths and lockable glass display cabinets

Yumba Bimbi Support Services – “We all fit in here”

Celebrate diversity with the latest exhibition from the talented artists of Yumba Bimbi Support Services. They have been working hard to create artworks for this exhibition entitled “We all fit in here”. The exhibition will include an interactive element where visitors can really get involved and immerse themselves in the artworks, artists and their stories.

Join us for the opening event on Friday 23 September 2022 at 6pm.

Exhibition Open from 26 September – 14 October 2022.

Gallery opening hours: Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.00pm

 

Margaret Worthington – “Tropicus Capricornus”

We welcome back Margaret to the Emerald art gallery with her newest body of artworks where she investigates her region, in particular, Curtis Island and the diversity of its landscapes both above and below the sea.

The exhibition will display a series of paintings looking at areas around Curtis Island, marine plains and surrounds and will include an multimedia experience of painting, sculpture and digital projection.

Join us for the opening event on Friday 21 October 2022 at 6pm.

Exhibition Open from 24 October – 11 November 2022.

Gallery opening hours: Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.00pm

Opening hours

Monday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
Tuesday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
Wednesday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
Thursday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
Friday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

The Central Highlands Regional Council Annual Art Awards – Emerald, is the gallery’s premier art event. It attracts local and national artists and is held in August each year as part of council’s Arts around August program.

Established and emerging artists of all ages can submit entries in up to seven categories. From easel, paper-based and three-dimensional works to photography and digital art, each category comes with a $750 prize for first and $250 prize for second place.

For information on exhibiting with the Emerald Art Gallery contact us on 1300 242 686 or email chgalleries@chrc.qld.gov.au

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