25 August - 6 September | Show Me Your Privacy - A Data Collection and Interpretation Project About Love curated by Tory Bauer
Featuring Alain de Botton, Amac, Beci Orpin, Claire Snel, Craig Rochfort, James Adams, Jeet Pavlovic, Anna Karina, Kate Berry, Max Doyle, Mish Lockwood, Nathaniel Russell, Paige Miller, Paul McNeil, and Toby Porter
Opening Friday 25 August 2017, 6-8pm
Opening Friday 8 September 2017, 6-8pm
Opening Friday 22 September 2017, 6-8pm
Opening Friday 3 November, 6-8pm
28 July - 9 Aug | The Image Unbound: Artists' Book Exhibition in partnership with Byron Writers Festival and Lone Goat Gallery
Please note that this is an Off Site Opening and Exhibition at the Lone Goat Gallery, Byron Bay, 6-8pm
Opening Friday 14 July 2017, 6-8pm
1 - 12 July | Double Bill: Surfacing by Nicholas Skepper & Zuzana Kovar, and You Have the Soul of an Architect: The photographs of Lucien Hervé curated by Pierre Chevalier
Please note this is a Saturday Opening, 11am - 1pm and 'You have the soul of an architect' will only run until Tuesday 4 July.
Opening Friday 2 June 2017, 6-8pm
Opening Friday 21 April 2017, 6-8pm
Artist talk Saturday 22 April 2017, 11.30-12.30
7 - 19 April | survival, the punctuated equilibrium! (from the series ‘the decolonisation of nonesmannslond’ from 2016 - ?) by Sarah-Jane McGrath
Opening Friday 7 April 2017, 6-8pm
Artist talk Saturday 8 April 2017, 11.30-12.30
Opening Friday 24 March 2017, 6-8pm
Block Out Poetry Workshop Saturday 1 April, 11.30-12.30
Opening Friday 10 March 2017, 6-8pm
Image credit: Michelle Eabry
Opening Friday 24 February, 6-8pm
Artist Talk Saturday 25 February at BSA Project Space 11.30-12.30
Opening Friday 10 February 2017, 6-8pm
OPENS FRIDAY 9, 6-8pm
North Coast TAFE student Pamela Billington`s work reflects upon China`s rapid embrace of modernity, at the expense of its longstanding traditions. Pam is currently completing her Advanced Diploma in Ceramics at Lismore TAFE.
OPENS FRIDAY 9, 6-8pm
North Coast TAFE student Saphire Rose Rochelle presents a body of work exploring ecological, cultural and sacred symbology. Saphire is currently completing her Advanced Diploma in Ceramics at Lismore TAFE. The Alchemy of Trees will be opened by Hobie Porter.
Opens Friday 25, 6-8pm
The works of emerging artists Casey Arnaud and Leeby Sotheren are an exploration of finding place - a search for memory, connections and a sense of belonging.
Opens Friday 18 6-8pm
Fervour and forfeiture by BSA student Kim Bennett is an exhibition using nature and the landscape as a metaphor for the self and experience.
OPENS SATURDAY 12 ONLY, 10AM-4PM
The yearly Art Pop Up Shop originally started by the creative collective The Industrialists is back this year with a slightly different line up. This Saturday 12th November you can head to the BSA Project Space and pick up an artwork from respected artists James Guppy, Christine Willcocks, Michael Cusack, Travis Paterson, Sarah Harvey and Rick Shearman. Expect to find a diverse range of paintings, drawings, and prints for one-day only prices.
Opens Friday 4, 6-8pm
Meeting the Moment is a group exhibition showcasing the work of students in the BSA Visual Arts Portfolio (VAP) 2016 programme.
James Guppy Exhibition Preview 22 October 11am - 4pm
James Guppy's new work returns to favoured themes of the body and intimacy. 'Moved by rhythms and textures of cherished bodies, I have played with these elements to transform lovers at play into a cantata of forms'. For James these paintings are a celebration of flesh and touch - the essence of our being. Join us for a preview of James Guppy's Sydney exhibition Counterpoint at Brenda May Gallery. Artist talk in the BSA Project Space from 1 - 2 pm.
Opens Friday 14 October 6-8pm
The Drawing Show is a an exhibition about drawing showcasing the work of students in the BSA Visual Arts Research & Project (VARP) 2016 programme.
5, 6 & 7 October | Microscope Drawing Laboratory for Kids ages 8 + and Microscope Drawing Laboratory Open House
Twice daily workshops 5th & 6th from 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm
The BSA is excited to have Jacqui Smith and her Microscope Drawing Laboratory in our Mullumbimby studio this October. This is a free school holiday art-science workshop to be held twice daily over two days, so you can book your child into one of these sessions and watch their imagination expand as they use microscopes to explore their world.
Open House 7th from 10am-2pm
Microscopic Drawing Laboratory Open House on October 7th is for the whole family, artists and wider community - all are welcome to drop in between 10am and 2pm to explore objects, images and the artworks produced during the workshops. Have a go at the activities and participate in the collaborative artworks!
OPENING FRIDAY 30 SEPTEMBER 6-8 PM
Recording Absence is an exhibition by Ree Hegh working across painting, sculpture and video exploring relationships of medium, process and metaphor.
Opening Friday 23 September 6-8pm
Artist Courtney Cook explores the idea of the threshold as both a liminal space and a boundary behind which a radically different state of affairs exists.
Opening Friday 26 August 6-8pm
We Are Not Ourselves is a multi institutional group exhibition of student work from Queensland College of the Arts, Brisbane; Southern Cross University, Lismore; and the Byron School of Art.
Main Image (below): Green Wall by Cosima Sales, thumbnail image (detail) After Louise by Michelle Holton
opening Friday 12 August 6-8pm
PhD candidate, dancer, photographer and film maker, Sonia York-Pryce presents a visual documentation: Interprète, celebrating the mature dancers "corporeal difference" and how their practice rather than their age defines them.
Scroll down for vimeo link to Sonia York-Pryce, Interprète/Inappropriate Behaviour 8 Dancers respond, 2015. digital video, duration 6:34mins or go to soniayork-pryce.com
Open Tuesday - Saturday, 10am-2pm
Unnatural Worlds curated by Christine Willcocks & Travis Paterson is a group show of established and emerging artists highlighting the possibilities of printmaking. Through materiality and content Unnatural Worlds offers multiple interpretations and representations of the physical world. Artists include Hanny Bayard, Andrew Browne, Graeme Drendel, Brent Harris, Euan Macleod, Travis Paterson, Ami Sullivan, Christina Waterson, and Christine Willcocks. This show coincides with the 50th anniversary of the Print Council of Australia.