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Arts in the Albany Region

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” 
                                                                                            ― Pablo Picasso

Vacations aren’t always about getting some R&R. In fact, visiting a city with a vibrant arts scene can be just as rejuvenating.  Immerse yourself in the arts as you gallery hop your way around Albany.  

Darrel Radcliffe - Chainsaw Carver

Visit our sculpture drive through on Mercer Road. Giving old wood life and character with a chainsaw

 

 

Riverfront Gallery

Across from the Denmark River, 8a Hollings rd ( next door to Teahouse Books) 

Manned by twelve talented local artists the gallery is open every day of the week 10:00am to 4:00pm. The gallery displays a variety of beautiful artworks and has a wide range of painting styles from watercolour and mixed media to modern abstract work.

 

Butter Factory Studios

Butter Factory Studios is home to eight artists working in a variety of media. As well as being an open workspace and gallery, the studio hosts life drawing sessions, workshops and exhibitions by guest artists.  There is always something new to explore at Butter Factory Studios.

The studios are on the ground floor of the restored Old Butter Factory, a character-filled building in central Denmark which also houses a cafe, restaurant and gift shop.

10 - 12 Mount Shadforth Road, Denmark  Open 10 - 4 (Closed Tuesday)

 

Lothlorien Studio    
50 Petit Rise, Takalarup

Open most days, but please phone ahead to avoid disappointment.

Lothlorien Studio is a rendered straw bale studio displaying the work of awarded artist, blacksmith and woodworker Dave Taylor. Dave uses traditional forging and woodworking techniques to create furniture, gates, railings, award-winning sculpture, and works for home adornment. Commissions welcomed .

Phone:  08 9854 3009 (Studio)

 

South Coast WoodWorks Gallery

WoodWorks is recognised as one of the finest woodwork galleries in Australia and features unique works by nationally and internationally renowned craftspeople.

GALLERY & WORKSHOP  OPEN 10am - 4pm  CLOSED Monday & Tuesday
0750 South Coast Highway, Youngs SidingWA6330

YORK STREET SHOP OPEN 10am - 4pm  CLOSED Saturday & Sunday

Torbay Glass Gallery

Location: Coombes Road (Torbay Hill) approximately 30 kilometres to the west of Albany

Find functional, decorative, architectural and contemporary artworks. The construction of the artworks involves a variety of methods - copper foil, stained glass, etched, painted, fused, cast and slumped. The perfect place to find a unique gift, our gallery displays a showcase of kiln formed glass art pieces, with each piece individually crafted.

Billabong
Created for 'Art in the Psrk' 2006 exhibition - prizewinning collaboration by Mark and Paris
Technique: Kiln-formed fused and slumped glass. 
Size:various pieces, to be arranged as required

Manyat Peak Gallery

1410 Porongurup Rd, Porongurup

Open Thursday to Sunday; other times by prior arrangement.

Looking up at the Porongurup Range and backed by woodland, the gallery is in an ideal setting for inspiration!  Displays change over time, always maintaining a variety of media from a range of local artists.

Gallery at Duke’s

Porongurup Road, Porongurup  Open: 10:00am - 04:30pm

Paintings and metal sculpture by Hilde Ranson.

Vancouver Arts Centre

Dedicated to creating a diverse arts experience, Vancouver Art Centre coordinates and hosts touring and local exhibitions and artists in residence, With three galleries and numerous workshop spaces it offers an inclusive and diverse annual program of arts activities and experiences for anyone aged 2 to 102.

Hotchin Studio Gallery

Albany landscape paintings by David Edgar and paintings by Serena McLauchlan. Exhibits contemporary local art, investment art & art books. Hotchin Studio Gallery is open by appointment 0427 086 942 and during The Bendigo Bank Southern Art & Craft Trail each September/October School holidays.

Mt Romance Aust Pty Ltd (Sandalwood Factory)

Exhibition of local artists including contemporary and traditional art 

Phillips Brook Cellar & Gallery

Taste estate grown wines and view original artworks by popular artist Bronwen Newbury. She is known for her landscape paintings, particularly of the Australian outback from where she once lived. Enjoy some wine tasting, coffee or unch and browse our Gallery

 

 

Mungart Boodja Art Centre

Mungart Boodja Inc. is the first Indigenous-owned and operated art centre enterprise in the Noongar country of Western Australia. It aims to promote, preserve and protect Indigenous cultural heritage through the arts.

222 Chester Pass Road Albany 6330  Open Mon-Fri 9-5

Poppy's Patch Nursery & Gallery

Nursery and garden centre with an art gallery and craft shop showcasing the work of local artists.

4 Langton Road  Mt Barker 6324  Open everyday 10 - 5

 Michael Cartwright

Gallery 2

Offers an ever changing display of top quality art and craft by Denmark and Albany artisans.

Address: 69 Strickland Street Denmark 6333  Open everyday 10 -2

Designer Dirt

Handcrafted items for your outdoor area or garden and inspired sculptures

Address: 2A/230 Chester Pass Road Albany 6330
  
Open Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm and Saturday & Sunday 9am - 4pm
 

Corr Art Studio

Cynthia Orr is Corr Art, a name synonymous with exquisite and diverse art, desiring to reflect Gods heart & His stunning tapestry of the world He created.

When 2 or more are gathered!  Cynthia Orr

When 2 or more are gathered!  Cynthia Orr

13 Lound Street, Albany  0447 211 479

Make A Scene

Art gallery · Shopping & retail  Albany Museum

2016 Bendigo Bank Southern Art & Craft Trail 

will be held between 24th September and 9th October and the guide book will be available from Visitor Centres, Libraries and participating venues from early September.

During the award-winning Bendigo Bank Southern Art and Craft Trail more than sixty venues will present exhibitions of fine art and craft in various display spaces such as galleries, studios, wineries, restaurants, community halls and retail outlets in a wide area of the Great Southern region of Western Australia.