Over 40 Artists Exhibiting at 6 Beautiful Rural Studios

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Leave the city rush behind and take the opportunity to visit six working studios with over 40 artists and artisans in the sublimely picturesque rural region of northern Sydney - Arcadia, Dural, and Galston.

Explore the ever-popular Arcadian Artists Trail visiting studios leisurely linked by scenic country roads.  You'll pass orchards, farms, and elegant rural homesteads when you join us on the 11-12th November 2023.

Stop on the way to buy locally grown, fresh fruit and vegetables and dine in one of our superb local cafes or at our studios where there will be coffee, food, and other refreshments available.

Take this unique opportunity to explore the beautiful, scenic area, meet the artists, see demonstrations and meander through 6 private working studios where you will encounter inspiring art and craft works available for purchase.  Paintings, pottery, sculpture, photography, woodwork, resin, drawings, textiles, jewellery, and glass will all be exhibited

Extra brochures and signage will be available throughout the Art Trail. We look forward to welcoming you on this unique & inspiring weekend art adventure.


28 OCT 23 - 4 FEB 24

Marikit Santiago: The kingdom, the power brings together recent works by celebrated Western Sydney artist Marikit Santiago in her first solo exhibition in Victoria. 

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Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize

Held every two years, the Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize attracts some of Australia’s most accomplished artists, awarding a generous acquisitive cash prize of $50,000. The Prize provides Bendigo Art Gallery with the opportunity to survey a breadth of contemporary painting by established and emerging artists from across Australia. 

This exhibition of finalists work, showcases the dynamism and diversity of contemporary painting practice today. The winning work joins the Gallery’s permanent collection.

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