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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 Sidespace 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.

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April 2017

forget me not

27 April - 1 May

Contrasting works of painting and botanical illustration linked through a connection to the colonial history of Tasmania. Leonie Brothers’ works are of plants introduced by the early settlers, in the hope of recreating their English homeland. This desire for a sense of home is explored in Bronwen Jones’ works which primarily depicts Georgian architecture. VENUE: Sidespace Gallery EXHIBITION DATES: Thursday 27 April – Monday 1 May 2017 OPENING TIMES: Thursday 27 April 2017, 10:00am – 4:00pm Friday 28 April 2017,…

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May 2017

Doing Time, Oatlands Gaol Residency

3 May - 8 May

An exhibition of paintings that explores our relationship with time and history through the buildings we inhabit, preserve or abandon. A 2017 Glover Prize finalist, the contemporary realist Henrietta Manning, has been working in the Tasmanian Southern Midlands since September 2015 through the Oatlands Gaol Artist in Residence Program.  Painted from inside historical buildings, empty interiors that are atmospheric time capsules contrast with the often vibrant very personal interiors of private homes, while long thin landscapes give a sense of…

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9 May - 22 May

A collection of linocut relief print works by Bec Murdoch. As one of the newest Resident Studio Artists at Salamanca Arts Centre, this exhibition marks a return to the art profession. It is descriptive of a beginning point, a first step in a new meandering journey exploring image making, the concept of the multiple that the printmaking process enables, and the use of that multiple in the creation of unique art pieces. Bec’s work has a decorative aesthetic, exploring a…

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July 2017

Person and Place

18 July - 25 July

Person and Place is a dynamic group exhibition by Margaret Sonnemann, Emily Jones, and Marion Isham, that explores the relationship between people and their environments, in a variety of painting genres including portraiture, contemporary realism, and psychological folk realism. Person and Place explores the relationship between people and their environments. For Margaret Sonnemann, Emily Jones, and Marion Isham, place is inextricably linked to person. ‘Place’ may be broadly understood as a region; a small room; a secure confidence a person’s role in…

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Out of Hand 2017 : 2 years of Workshops & Travelling Exhibitions

28 July - 8 August

Two years of Creativity, Workshops, Travelling Exhibitions and the Textile Bazaar Inspiration, Exploration, Innovation, Experimentation, Communication, Reflection, Observation, Journals, Samples, Colour, Texture, and more fibre and fabric – the Design Process revealed. New and ongoing work generated from Stitching & Beyond’s comprehensive Workshop Program and “Challenges”, including samples, journals and works in progress, with a focus on the processes of making textile art. Stitching & Beyond’s Workshops provide members with opportunities to develop and explore new and experimental approaches to textiles…

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