This is a timely and comprehensive survey of almost half a century of printmaking from Montsalvat’s regional neighbour, Baldessin Press and Studio, St Andrews..
Barn Gallery, July 25 - September 15
Residents Gallery, July 25 - August 18
Applications open: 9am July 30 2019 - 11.59pm September 12 2019.
Winter Journey is a body of work comprising twenty-four 61 x 61 cm canvases painted in acrylic or acrylic and oil, inspired by the twenty-four respective Winterreise poems famously set to music by Franz Schubert.
Long Gallery, July 31 – August 25
Translating vintage op shop treasures through my work constructs my imagined family history. As a migrant child, these are the everyday “Kitchenalia” I dream belonged in my Grandmothers’ and Great Aunts’ kitchens. Memory, love, loss. Each object feels like an homage to my unknown elders.
The Boulevard @ Montsalvat, August 2 - October 29
Peter McIlwain’s work in this exhibition features hand drawn images of birds with textures generated by software (coded by the artist). This is typical of the artist’s life-long concern to find the “ghost in the machine” by combining the possibilities of computers with the direct expression of the body.
Residents Gallery, August 21 - September 15
Simone de Haan and Ren Walters present in concert The Beauty of Living Sound.
Barn Gallery, Sunday August 25, 2pm - 3.30pm
Katie Roberts presents Drawing Breath. A showcase of life drawings that were produced in 2018 during Katie’s life drawing classes held at Montsalvat.
Long Gallery, 29 Aug - 22 Sept 2019
Montsalvat Wedding Open Day 2019
Sunday 8th September 2019
A day to dream & discover the possibilities of a Montsalvat wedding.
Meet Melbourne’s best suppliers in their field and see Montsalvat’s different ceremony locations set and wedding ready.
Book into to a group guided tour at 11am or 1pm with one of our event team. Book here
Image: Katie Grant
Satirist and artist, Bryan Dawe, has enjoyed a long career on ABC radio, television, film and the speakers’ circuit. As well, Bryan is an accomplished artist having had many exhibitions over the past decade. Montsalvat is proud to host Bryan’s 14th exhibition Interlude.
Barn Gallery, September 18 - November 10
Montsalvat is proud to host Joseph Tawadros, internally acclaimed oud performers and composers, as part of his 2019 Australian Tour.
Barn Gallery, September 19, 7.30pm-9pm
Cash bar will be open 45 minutes pre and post concert. Cash and EFT facilities are available.
The annual Montsalvat Arts Festival combines a program of artistic excellence plus workshops and activities for all ages!
Montsalvat, Saturday October 5th - Sunday October 6th