Current Exhibitions

Mandy Pryse Jones, Portholes to North Head, 2015  

OUT OF QUARANTINE: 5 December 2015 - 19 June 2016

5 Dec 2015

Manly Art Gallery & Museum, in partnership with the Q Station (Sydney Harbour National Park, Manly), presents an exhibition exploring the ideas of quarantine, migration and place. Four contemporary Australian artists shall select items from the Q Station’s collection to respond to, while also drawing inspiration from the site and its history. The artists involved are Julie Bartholomew, Mandy Pryse Jones, Ben Rak and Izabela Pluta. Curated by Katherine Roberts.

Nicole Foreshew   

NICOLE FORESHEW - Mulunma (Within, Inside) Nicole Foreshew

9 May 2016

Manly Art Gallery & Museum is proud to be hosting an exhibition of photographic works by prize-winning Sydney-based Aboriginal artist Nicole Foreshew, as part of the 2016 Head On Photo Festival and the Guringai Festival, a celebration of Australia’s First Peoples and Indigenous culture in the Northern Sydney Region.

Jenny Orchard The Stranger_THUMB  


9 May 2016

The Australian Ceramics Association (TACA) and Manly Art Gallery & Museum (MAG&M) are proud to present a national partnership exhibition of contemporary Australian ceramics curated by Glenn Barkley, formerly Senior Curator at Museum of Contemporary Art Australia.