Touring eight galleries in 2020-23


Over three years Ruth Downes’ ‘Barely Wearable’ exhibition will be on the road in Eastern Australia. It can be seen in eight galleries in Sydney and Hunter and South Coast NSW, as well as in Brisbane and regional Queensland.


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


Coming up next – Sydney

15 October – 28 November 2021

MAGM – Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney NSW – West Esplanade Reserve (near Manly Ferry wharf).

Opening event: Sunday 17 October, 3 – 5 pm – Opening address by Therese Kenyon and an artist’s talk.

Additional artist’s talk: Saturday 23 October, 2 – 4 pm.

Gallery opening hours: Tuesday – Sunday, 10 am – 5 pm.


2022 – Sydney and Brisbane

5 February – 24 April

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

24 June – 20 August

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


2023 – NSW country

Dates to be finalised

Maitland Regional Art Gallery, Maitland NSW


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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