Ararat Regional Art Gallery Ararat, Victoria
Established in 1968, Ararat Regional Art Gallery has a unique place amongst Australia's public galleries, through its longstanding commitment to supporting and promoting textile and fibre art - a curatorial and collection focus that began in the early 1970s.
- Town Hall Vincent Street Ararat Victoria (map)
- +61 +613 5352 2836
Monday to Friday 10am to 4.30pm Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays 12pm to 4pm Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day
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This collection is located in the heart of Ararat in the historic late-Victorian Town Hall Building. The collection focuses on excellence, innovation and diversity in contemporary textile and fibre art practice, and on showcasing work of regional artists. The collection includes artworks by Juan Davila, Kate Derum, Richard Goodwin, Virginia Kaiser, Kay Lawrence, Sara Lindsay and Bronwyn Oliver, as well as international artists Olga de Amaral (Colombia) and Marcel Marois (Canada).
The collection is dedicated to highlighting excellence, innovation and diversity in contemporary textile and fibre art practice, and to showcasing work of regional artists.