Touring ten galleries in 2020-23

Note: Tour dates may be affected by COVID restrictions. Please check to ensure galleries are open.

Ruth Downes’ ‘Barely Wearable’ exhibition has been on the road in Eastern Australia for two years, with one more year to go. In total it will be seen at ten galleries in Sydney and Hunter and South Coast NSW, as well as in Brisbane and regional Queensland.

Some exhibitions have been affected by lockdowns. Here is our most recent program of exhibitions. Check this website for changes in case further restrictions are introduced.

Coming up in 2022 – Sydney

29 January – 24 April 2022

Hurstville Museum and Gallery, 14 MacMahon St, Hurstville, Sydney.

Opening Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 10 AM – 4 PM; Sunday 2 – 4 PM.

9 December 2022 – 20 February 2023

Manly Art Gallery and Museum, West Esplanade, Manly, Sydney.

2023 – Brisbane TBA

Dates to be finalised

Artisan, Brisbane, QLD – 45 King St, Bowen Hills.

Completed exhibitions

Manning Regional Art Gallery, Taree NSW, March/April 2020 > See media coverage

Jervis Bay Maritime Museum and Gallery, Huskisson NSW August/November 2020 > See commentary

Gympie Regional Gallery, Gympie QLD – February/April 2021

Lapunyah Art Gallery, Chinchilla QLD – April/May 2021

North Curl Curl Creative Space (Online Group Exhibition) Sydney NSW – December 2021

Royal Botanic Gardens (Group Exhibition) Sydney NSW – December 2021

Interested in hosting?

Galleries are welcome to contact Ruth about hosting the exhibition at their venue.

> Click here for information for galleries

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