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Sidespace Gallery

IMG_3588-1024x682The Sidespace Gallery is a professional exhibition space that is accessible and affordable for solo artists and small group exhibitions. This gallery is part of Salamanca Art Centre’s subsidised Access Galleries program and is offered to Salamanca Arts Centre Associate Members on the acceptance of an exhibition proposal.

A quirky gallery with perfect proportions, the Sidespace Gallery is the gallery of favour for artists wishing to exhibit contemporary work in the public domain. Selected applicants are offered reasonable rates for this outstanding exhibition space. Facilities include contemporary track lighting, demountable hanging panels, lift access and a heritage servery table.


Hiring the Sidespace Gallery

Application Process

Download the Sidedpace Gallery Information and Application Kit

View the Sidespace Gallery Availability


Venue Hire Rates

Salamanca Arts Centre Associate Members: $55 per day / $250 per week


Please contact the Venues Coordinator for more detailed information on the Venue Hire Rates and charges associated with the hire of the Sidespace Gallery.


Image Credits:
Osmosis (2010). Photograph by Fiona Fraser.

Upcoming Events

July 2016

studio stories

1 July - 31 August

studio stories is an exhibition featuring one work from each of the nine artists who have studio’s on the top floor of the Salamanca Arts Centre (surrounding the Studio Gallery). Included are the following SAC Resident Artists: Sean Anderson Emily Arlotte Adrian Barber Hannah Blackmore Michaye Boulter Katherine Cooper Maree Healey Julie Payne Leonie Struthers Yolanda Zarins EXHIBITION DATES: Friday 1 July – Wednesday 31 August 2016 Image Credits: Julie Payne and Michaye Boulter.

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September 2016


2 September - 30 September

Contemporary jewellery incorporating entomology An exhibition by SAC Resident Artist Emily Eliza Arlotte. Supported by the dramatic and romantic photography of Cassie Sullivan. EXHIBITION DATES: Friday 2 – Friday 30 September 2016 9:00am – 5:00pm weekdays   Image Credits: Jewellery by Emily Eliza Arlotte. Photograph by Cassie Sullivan. Model Lasca Dry.

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from paper to silver

14 September - 26 September

This body of work was inspired by a visit to Melaleuca in the South-West of Tasmania in July 2015, and experiences in the forests in the past. Prue Quarmby uses native foliage from domestic gardens, wood, metal and fibre as the basis for the collection, which celebrates the colour, pattern and emotion one experiences in Tasmania’s rainforests. It combines Prue’s love of medieval, art deco and contemporary art as hand bound books, felting, works on paper, and copper and silver jewellery.…

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28 September - 10 October

If people are still important, they can still be painted. An exhibition of portraits painted from life, by Stephen Mallick. EXHIBITION DATES: Wednesday 28 September – Monday 10 October 2016 10:00am – 4:00pm Monday to Saturday inclusive OFFICIAL OPENING: Friday 30 September 2016 @ 6:00pm Image Credit: Stephen Mallick. Giorgio (2015). 55cm x 100cm. Oil on canvas.

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November 2016

The Polygon Project

4 November - 13 November

This exhibition features over 30 female artists carefully selected from all over the planet by Hobart emerging artist and curator Laura E. Kennedy. Each was provided with an identically shaped “polygon” panel to work on and the proceeds from sales go to the wonderful Anti-Domestic Violence Charity – White Ribbon. Right now in Australia, on average one woman is killed as a result of intimate partner violence every week. And countless more live in a constant state of fear and…

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