News about our Featured Artists

Wellington Dam Mural

Wellington Dam Mural

$4.4 million to Collie tourism injection as world-renowned artist selected to paint Wellington Dam According to a media statement issued by the Premier’s office, a portion of the funding will go towards town beautification, wayfinding and tourist amenity, business development … Continued

Feature Wall Exhibition to Re-start

Feature Wall Exhibition to Re-start

The Feature Wall exhibition in the Collie Art Gallery’s Studio space had to stop after temporary closure of the gallery due to the Coronavirus pandemic in late March. Lynne Mitchell and Denise Gillies, however, will start off the Feature Wall … Continued

Gallery Re-opening

Gallery Re-opening

Collie Art Gallery is delighted to re-open after a few months of closure due to COVID-19. On July 3rd we will present ART ON THE MOVE Touring Exhibition, Yagu Gurlbarl (Big Secret) by renowned West Australian Indigenous artist Julie Dowling. … Continued

People’s Choice Award Winner

People’s Choice Award Winner

Congratulations to MICHAEL CROWLEY on winning the Collie Art Prize people’s choice award. Here’s what Michael says about his stunning portrait ‘I am James’. “James has markings all over his face and arms. Why? I stare. I pluck up courage … Continued

CAP 2020 Award Winners

CAP 2020 Award Winners

The big announcements were made on Saturday, 29 February, with a large crowd attending the opening ceremony. Julian Bowron, former Director of the Bunbury Regional Art Galleries and current Chair of the GalleriesWest, officially opened the exhibition and representatives from … Continued

THE ART OF GOOD COMPOSITION

THE ART OF GOOD COMPOSITION

One-day Workshop with Joel Smoker In his workshop, Joel Smoker will investigate the elements and principles of art and design and how these can be used to create good compositions. Joel works in many mediums and has exhibited throughout Australia … Continued