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Jenny Mulcahy – Liminal Space

14 August - 27 September

Umbrella is responding to government restrictions for gatherings at this time and visitors must comply with our COVID-19 Safety Plan. Umbrella's updated opening hours from Sunday 9 August 2020:  Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks | Shop open during gallery  open hours and Tues-Thurs of install weeks. Follow our social media for updates. Our world is in the midst of a mass extinction of life with scientists estimating we lose 150-200 species of plant, insect, bird and mammal…

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Sonia Ward – Semiotics of the Bathroom

14 August - 27 September

Umbrella is responding to government restrictions for gatherings at this time and visitors must comply with our COVID-19 Safety Plan. Umbrella's updated opening hours from Sunday 9 August 2020:  Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks | Shop open during gallery  open hours and Tues-Thurs of install weeks. Follow our social media for updates. Sonia Ward's video work Semiotics of the Bathroom subverts and contemporises Martha Rosler's seminal Semiotics of the Kitchen with an iPhone selfie-style performance. The work is influenced by…

Susan Peters – Ngumban

14 August - 27 September

Umbrella is responding to government restrictions for gatherings at this time and visitors must comply with our COVID-19 Safety Plan. Umbrella's updated opening hours from Sunday 9 August 2020:  Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks | Shop open during gallery  open hours and Tues-Thurs of install weeks. Follow our social media for updates. Susan Nampitjin Peters' latest body of work features experimental works engaging with the materiality of hessian, plant matter, ochres and her lore and culture. The title Ngumban is…

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Tony Lamont – Our Internal Shadows

14 August @ 9:00 am - 27 September @ 1:00 pm

Umbrella is responding to government restrictions for gatherings at this time and visitors must comply with our COVID-19 Safety Plan. Umbrella's updated opening hours from Sunday 9 August 2020:  Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks | Shop open during gallery  open hours and Tues-Thurs of install weeks. Follow our social media for updates. Tony Lamont’s highly saturated digital prints recontextualise elements from black and white chest X-rays. The digital image processes are cathartic to the artist, relieving stressful…

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ISLAND FASHION
10 AUG 2019 – 15 MAR 2020 
GOMA | CHILDRENS ART CENTRE | FREE
Visit the Children's Art Centre to explore fashion and adornment through creative hands-on and multimedia activities created by artists from Australia and the Pacific especially for children and families. Join in a paper folding activity by Grace Lillian Lee, design your own textile pattern in a multimedia interactive by Letila Mitchell, and create a wearable accessory inspired by the work of Maryann Talia Pau and Ranu James.

Island Fashion on Tour – Free Kids’ Activities

19 September - 27 September

Join Umbrella for FREE hands-on art making activities over the first week of the September school holidays. The program invites children to explore fashion & adornment through interactive activities by artists from Australia and the Pacific including Grace Lillian Lee, Letila Mitchell, Maryann Talia Pau & Ranu James. Bookings are not required however children must be accompanied by an adult guardian and visitors must comply with our COVID-Safe Plan (including social distancing and completing contact-tracing slips). Read more here. These activities…

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Etching Workshops with Jill O’Sullivan

19 September @ 9:00 am - 27 September @ 5:00 pm

Join Umbrella and master printmaker Jill O'Sullivan for two weekend intaglio courses designed to build and extend upon the participants' printmaking skills. Intaglio printing is produced from ink below the surface of the plate, when the design is etched, cut or scratched into the printing plate or surface. Jill will provide ongoing demonstrations and participants will be encouraged to experiment and develop their skill base. Participants will each produce small editions of their work. All workshops will be held in the downstairs Makerspace of Umbrella Studio Contemporary…

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Lynnette Griffiths & Marion Gaemers – Final Curtain

2 October - 15 November

Gallery open Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks | Shop open during gallery  open hours and Tues-Thurs of install weeks. Follow our social media for updates. Griffiths and Gaemers have been collaborating together for many years. They are continuing to work with ghost net, beach rope and plastic rubbish, investigating how this waste is impacting our life and the environment, with manipulated suggestions toward future morphosis. Artist Floortalks 10:30am Saturday 3 October 2020. See more here. Sculptural…

5 Hilary Warren Kelp, 2020Polymer photogravure, 12 x 12cm Kelp is found washed up on beaches following severe storms, allowing us to examine the intricate architecture of these giant algae.  This intaglio print is translated from a photograph taken by me at Broulee beach on the South Coast of NSW and uses the etching technique of polymer photogravure.

10th Compact Prints International Print Exhibition and Exchange

2 October - 15 November

Umbrella is responding to government restrictions for gatherings at this time and visitors must comply with our COVID-19 Safety Plan. Gallery open Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks | Shop open during gallery  open hours and Tues-Thurs of install weeks. Follow our social media for updates. The Compact Prints International Print Exhibition and Exchange has been Umbrella Studio’s signature biennial exhibition since 2002. It has evolved into a significant benchmark of international engagement for printmakers across the…

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Print Commission 2020

2 October - 15 November

Umbrella is responding to government restrictions for gatherings at this time and visitors must comply with our COVID-19 Safety Plan. Gallery open Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks | Shop open during gallery  open hours and Tues-Thurs of install weeks. Follow our social media for updates. Umbrella is delighted to host The Print Council of Australia's Print Commission 2020, a significant print exhibition alongside our own Compact Prints exhibition. The exhibition features six new works by contemporary artists (chosen…

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Jack Macale – Ngaraarrdgyie Mohyi Biridu Nigyie Bunuba Grama

2 October - 15 November

Umbrella is responding to government restrictions for gatherings at this time and visitors must comply with our COVID-19 Safety Plan. Gallery open Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks | Shop open during gallery  open hours and Tues-Thurs of install weeks. Follow our social media for updates. Jack Macale (Loodgengardinge or Loodgebuddunge) is a Japilyi (mother’s side) and Japanungka (father’s side) man from the Biridu Community / Prairie Hill, Fitzroy Crossing. His latest exhibition Ngaraarrdgyie Mohyi Biridu Nigyie Bunuba Grama (My home Biridu Community…

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