Art exhibitions and events across the region

EXHIBITIONS

2017 SOUTH WEST INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY ART PRIZE WINNERS: will be on display at the Artery until 02 April.

ACO VIRTUAL: Hamilton Gallery, February 25-April 9. Feel what it’s like to stand in the middle of an orchestra in this cutting-edge audio visual installation.

30 + ONE - LANDSCAPE AND EVOLUTION: Noela Stratford. Scope Galleries, March 18 to April 16.

TOWER HILL IMPRESSIONS By Judy Rauert: Outlaw Gallery, March 01 to 26.

LOCAL ARTIST IMPRESSIONS - Portland Art Society. March 21 to April 17. 

HENTY - A FAMILY COLLECTION: Casterton Town Hall, until 13 October. Casterton will host a collection of photographs, ephemera, memorabilia, costumes and personal items from some of the earliest European settlers in the south-west.

CUSTOMS HOUSE: Featuring Kyoto Imazu and David Fraser. Saturdays and Sundays 11am until 4pm. Hawkesdale.

TIM LUCAS: Windowspace, Beeac, until 04 April. Lucas’ photographic works are based on what he sees in the natural world with a loving resonance, sensitive to season and surface, light and pattern.

WORKSHOPS

STORY CLUB at the Createry: The Artery, Thursdays at 6pm, starting March 2. Uncover the mystery in your life by writing an entertaining short story or spoken word piece with the help of Emily Bissland.

PAINTING WITH KYLIE ELKINGTON: The Artery, March 25 and 26.

ACRYLICS WITH RON PENROSE: The Warrnambool Artists Society March 25 and 26.

SNAKE SESSION WORKSHOPS: Warrnambool Skate Park, March 28-31. Join this team of skaters, BMXers, dancers and parkourists as they take over the bowl to create a celebration of urban culture.

FILM

THE 5TH ANNUAL BETHANY ARTHOUSE FILM FESTIVAL: Bethany Community Support, Fairy Street, Warrnambool, March 21 to August 22. 16 May: Mustang, June 27: Embrace the Serpent.

EVENTS

OPEN GARDEN: Timboon Railtrailers & Lions Relay for Life Team. March 26. 11am-4pm at 1249 Morey’s Road, Nullawarre. Entry includes devonshire tea, BBQ and live music.

WARRNAMBOOL COMEDY FESTIVAL: Featuring Blake Everett, Aaron Gocs, Fart-Lab and more on March 24, 25 and 26. For venues, show times and more information visit Dirty Angel Comedy on Facebook.