Weekdays: 10am-4pm
Weekends: 1pm-4pm


Current Exhibitions

Kristan Oud Image 3

Kristan Oud—Summer Sunset

2 May 2022 - 30 May 2022

Opening Even Saturday 7 May, 1pm to 4pm

Mackley Members Room

In 2022 I fell in love with the beach, it became my muse with shades of aqua capturing my imagination. I took my sketchpad with me everywhere and captured the moods and moments of summer.

Upcoming Exhibitions

Phantom Scene, by Julian Bruere

Ted Dansey, Mary Hyde, Lucille Tam & Julian Bruere—Five 22

26 May 2022 - 6 Jun 2022

Frater, McCubbin & Hammond Galleries

A selection of recent works in Gouache, Watercolour and Oil featuring Landscape, Floral and Marine subjects by four VAS artists.
L ScottPendlebury Photo of work from PC cropped

Laurence Scott Pendlebury Reflective Exhibition—It's our Society, let's Keep it Open

1 Jun 2022 - 30 Jun 2022

Mackley Members' Room

This reflective exhibition offers a glimpse of the Victorian Artists Society as it was in the early 1960s, from the perspective of then VAS President Laurence Scott Pendlebury—artist and teacher.
Dany Christian, Saxon Poet

Deny Christian—Life Harvest

2 Jun 2022 - 14 Jun 2022

Cato Gallery

This is the first exhibition by Deny Christian at the VAS, after a long and distinguished career in portraiture, and more recently in still life.
Old Flume Track, oil on canvas 105cms x 75cms

Pauline Mathrick—Protean Vistas

8 Jun 2022 - 28 Jun 2022

Frater & McCubbin Galleries

Slow Paintings of Central Victoria by Pauline Mathrick.
Clark, Janine cropped - Who's Listening - 40h x 65w x 20d cm copy

The Association of Sculptors of Victoria 2022

9 Jun 2022 - 28 Jun 2022

Frater, Hammond & McCubbin Galleries

More than 100 sculptures by emerging and professional sculptors will be exhibited. They will be diverse in style, subject and in a variety of materials  including wood, bronze, steel, resin and mixed media.
J Turner Image for Exhibition

Jocelyn Turner—Ophelia’s Garden

15 Jun 2022 - 28 Jun 2022

Cato Gallery

Ophelia’s Garden is a series of photographic still-life artworks created underwater using flowers grown and foraged by the artist. The works were inspired by Shakespeare’s words and the classic Pre-Raphaelite paintings of Ophelia and explore themes of loss, love, beauty and freedom.
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Wayne Leslie—An Affair of the Art

30 Jun 2022 - 4 Jul 2022

Frater, Hammond & McCubbin Galleries

An exhibition of Australian Tonalist works from the collection of Wayne Leslie.
Clive Sinclair_Moonrise

Clive Sinclair—Quiet Places

30 Jun 2022 - 18 Jul 2022

Cato Gallery

These paintings have been done over a period of three years through observation with nature and its parting light. I have tried to convey the softness and subtlety of the beautiful evenings and moving light. They are small delicate watercolours and oils.
Ray Wilson Image 3

Ray Wilson—A Brush with Light

1 Jul 2022 - 31 Jul 2022

Mackley Members' Room

An exhibition of modern tonal impressionist oil paintings, including en plein air landscapes, seascapes and still life.

Acknowledgment of traditional owners.

We would like to pay our respects to the traditional owners of the land on which our building stands, their leaders, past, present and emerging.