Description of Venue
Metropolis Gallery is a contemporary art gallery with an impressive range of Australian paintings, limited edition prints, art glass and jewellery by local & national artists. An exciting calendar of exhibitions with associated events including opening nights, artist talks and occasional workshops can be previewed on the website. Metropolis also presents Indigenous Art in association with several Aboriginal Art Centres.
Australian printmakers include Dean Bowen, Jazmina Cininas, Robert Clinch, Graham Fransella, David Frazer, Rona Green, Lucy Hardie, Deborah Klein, Michael Leunig, Adrian Lockhart, Marco Luccio, Vida Pearson, Deborah Williams and Joel Wolter, together with collectable prints by major artists like Rick Amor, Charles Blackman, Arthur Boyd, Kenneth Jack, David Larwill, Lionel Lindsay, John Olsen, Lloyd Rees, Garry Shead, Brett Whiteley and more.
Always attracting attention at Metropolis are works by glass artists Philip Stokes, Amanda Louden, Brian Hurst, James McMurtrie, Kayo Yokoyama and Keith Rowe.
If you’re visiting central Geelong, the Bellarine Peninsula and Great Ocean Road, Metropolis Gallery is well worth a visit. Conveniently situated with street parking out front in Ryrie Street and a short 2 minute walk to Geelong Gallery.
GEELONG PICTURE FRAMERS @ METROPOLIS GALLERY
The gallery’s in-house picture framing workshop, Geelong Picture Framers, specializes in conservation framing of canvasses and works on paper and we also provide creative picture framing options for artists, students and collectors, to suit a range of budgets and styles from economy to conservation. A sleek DIY picture hanging system is also available for flexible wall presentation of your artworks.
To find out what’s on at Metropolis Gallery or to join our mailing list, please visit our website at www.metropolisgallery.com.au
Types of EventsExhibitions, opening nights, artist talks and occasional workshops.
Information about current, upcoming and past exhibitions is available at: www.metropolisgallery.com.au
When is it open?METROPOLIS GALLERY
Open weekdays 9am – 5pm and Saturday 10am – 4pm
GEELONG PICTURE FRAMERS
Open weekdays 9am – 5pm and Saturday 10am – 4pm (for pickups only)
Conveniently situated with street parking out front in Ryrie Street.