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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

January 2017

*runs with scissors* II

19 January - 31 January

5 Tasmanian female printmakers focussing on the beautiful medium of print. An exhibition of prints by Leonie Oakes, Ros Meeker, Rebekah Francis, Kate Piekutowski and Natasha Rowell. EXHIBITION DATES: Thursday 19 – Tuesday 31 January 2017 10:00am – 4:00pm daily OFFICIAL OPENING: Friday 20 January 2017 @ 6:00pm Join the facebook event for more updates  

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February 2017

Light and Water

2 February - 5 February

Mixing media, art and technology, our environment, and YOU! This exhibition showcases recent works by Suzanne Crowley. The theme is light and water and includes oil on canvas paintings, inkjet prints, 10 second videos of some of the artist’s wildlife neighbours, and an LED installation tracing the fibonacci spiral. Interlinking images in the the exhibition include water, wildlife, light and colour as Suzanne is also interested in highlighting how technology, maths and science interweave with art, and visa versa. Suzanne…

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Impressions of Cradle Mountain; an exploration of place

6 February - 13 February

Emerging Tasmanian jeweller and artist Olivia Hickey presents her first solo exhibition of jewellery, photography, printmaking and sculpture. An exploration of the sense of place that she developed after spending a winter living in a small hut on a Wilderness Residency,nestled amongst the King Billy Pines at Cradle Mountain. To get to know a place deeply I need to walk alone; to discover the hidden moments and to hear the stories embedded in the landscape. I hear the rocks move, see…

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Ripples in the Red Sand

22 February - 5 March

An exhibition of contemporary sculpture by Henrietta Norris. “You can experience the arid country of central Australia on many levels. It has worlds within worlds; from a vast emptiness dwarfing our tiny human selves, to the complex microcosms of birds, insects and lizards. It is also a strikingly beautiful landscape of strong patterns, like the dots of soft grey spinifex laid out on the rich terracotta reds of the soil. These are the elements that stay with me, that I want…

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March 2017


10 March - 27 March

In Displaced, zoomorphic creatures inhabit a corner of post-war Europe. Through the creatures, Nina Keri explores her grandmother’s experience of war, displacement and the fracturing of maternal lines. “There is a photo of a Christmas play at the Russian Club. Four children dressed as various animals look out at us. Behind them stands a tall ominous St Nikolas in a smiling mask. Behind him a huge Russian flag fills the background. They are lit by a startling globe of light…

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