The next Art Walk & Wine, presented by Chippendale Contemporary, takes place on Sunday 21 March, 2-4pm. The tour starts at Yavuz Gallery, continues to Nanda\Hobbs, Galerie pompom, and ends at Handpicked Wines. Meet curators and artists at each gallery, who will discuss the exhibitions. Numbers limited; bookings at this link

Image: Installation view of Gerard O’Connor and Marc Wasiak’s ‘Queens of the Pub’ at Handpicked Wines

Andrew Sullivan’s solo exhibition Survey into the Cretaceoushas been reviewed by John McDonald for the Sydney Morning Herald. The exhibition at Maitland Regional Art Gallery continues until 7 March 2021. Read the review at this link.

Congratulations to Chris Dolman who has been announced one of seven Rydalmere Studio Artists for 2021-2023. Look out for Chris’s solo exhibition at pompom later this year.

Photo: Jacquie Manning

Adam Norton has produced a new series of Giant Badges, commissioned by City of Sydney for the City Art Laneways public art program. The installation has been curated by Claire Taylor of Greyspace and is located in Barrack Street in Sydney’s CBD. Until July 2021.

Photo: Felipe Olivares

Et al. is our final exhibition for the year, featuring works by gallery and invited artists. Exhibition dates are 10 – 19 December.

The gallery will be closed for the summer break from Sunday 20 December 2020 until late January 2021.

Photo: Felipe Olivares

For our second collaboration with Forage to Feast, we hosted members from the Art Gallery of New South Wales Atelier group, who were treated to an 8 course degustation experience served within the gallery space. Forage to Feast is a series of seasonal edible adventures presented by renowned forager and environmental artist Diego Bonetto and stylist, designer, foodie and weed convert Marnee Fox.

Photo: Felipe Olivares

The fifth in our series of videos profiling pompom artists in their studios – Galerie pompom presents Danica Firulovic. Watch the video at this link.

Photo: Michelle Chanique

Chippendale Contemporary presents an art walk and wine tour on Sunday 29 November 2-4pm. Hosted by Michelle Chanique from Galerie pompom and Anthony Hodgkinson from Nanda\Hobbs, the tour will visit Yavuz, Nanda\Hobbs, Galerie pompom, Canteen and end at Handpicked Wines. Numbers limited; bookings at this link.

Photo: Felipe Olivares

Hayley Megan French is a finalist in the Fisher’s Ghost Art Award, on view at Campbelltown Arts Centre until 11 December. She is also a finalist in the Blacktown City Art Prize, at The Leo Kelly Blacktown Arts Centre, 28 November 2020 – 28 January 2021.

image: Hayley Megan French, works from the series The Pipeline Polaroids. Photo: Docqment

Adam Norton is a finalist in the Blacktown City Art Prize, at The Leo Kelly Blacktown Arts Centre, 28 November 2020 – 28 January 2021.

image: Adam Norton, Red Star, 2020, synthetic polymer on aluminium, diameter 110 cm, depth 10 cm. Photo: Docqment

Vicky Browne is a finalist in the Fisher’s Ghost Art Award, on view at Campbelltown Arts Centre until 11 December.

image: Vicky Browne, Rules of Engagement, 2020, mixed media, dimensions variable.

Anna Louise Richardson‘s solo exhibition When Night Fallsis on view at Maitland Regional Art Gallery until 15 November 2020. When Night Falls  brings together work created over the last 5 years exploring the complex relationship between rural Australians, family and the environment. It features two series previously shown at Galerie pompom, We should be more afraid of the sun than the moon (2020), and On the hunt (2017). See a video tour of the exhibition at this link.

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