Finding art exhibitions and events in Australia is relatively easy to find but to find something to suit a person’s taste takes a little bit of research. Here are some tips for finding something new and exciting.
Art Magazines and Websites
There are both well established as well as independent magazines and websites advertising art exhibitions or events. Here are just a few websites to check out:
Brisbane Art Guide – This website has an excellent what’s on the section showing many events and exhibitions art galleries, universities and online. It also has a handy list of galleries and a news section. There are still a select amount of online exhibitions and galleries for people wanting to enjoy some displays during the Covid-19 Pandemic.
Art Guide Australia – There are many exhibitions and events shown in Art Guide Australia. They can be found under the ‘What’s On’ section. It is mostly a Melbourne and Victoria-based website. However, it also includes painting, photography and visual arts. It also has many galleries listed.
Noticeboards are an old style of finding art exhibitions events but are still well worth keeping an eye out. Noticeboards with art related information, events and exhibitions can be found in universities, coffee shops and in libraries. While it is difficult to view such noticeboards during Covid-19 Pandemic, they will continue to be a valuable source of information in the future.
Word of Mouth
Word of mouth is still a good way to learn about the most interesting art exhibitions and events in Australia. This is not as easy as just getting online but can be fun to chat with people while getting the right information. Some good places to chat more about art include bars, coffee shops and many other places.
This guide is just a snippet of places to find out more about exhibitions and events. This will be many more sources that will open up again after the end of Covid-19.