Description of Venue
Shearers Arms Gallery is heritage listed building that has been owned and run by the Geelong Art Society since 1987 .As a community based organisation our aim is to foster and promote the Visual Arts in the Geelong district through voluntary services to the community .Membership means access to a place where artists can enjoy the comradeship of other creative people, to provide a forum for cultural ,professional and social interaction between artists .
We hold a number of exhibitions through the year Including the senior’s and VCE exhibitions. .The gallery space is available for hire to artists wishing to hold solo or group exhibitions .
The studio space is also available for hire by artists wishing to run workshops , mainly on weekends . We run a variety of groups and classes covering a range of mediums . These are open to members and non -members alike .
Some of the classes / groups include – portrait group , life drawing group , friendship group, outdoor art ,printmaking , painting (all mediums and styles ) . We also run children’s classes.
Types of EventsClasses, workshops ,demonstrations,exhibitions
When is it open?Office and gallery hours-11am-3pm Tuesday to Friday
1-4pm Saturday and Sunday