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Botanical Gardens
Bridge Street, Benalla VIC 3672
Telephone: 03 5760 2619
gallery@benalla.vic.gov.au
Open 10 - 5pm Closed Tuesdays


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Benalla Art Gallery Public Programs

Ensemble Liaison

Piano, Cello, Clarinet

Described as a “national treasure” this trio consists of David Griffiths (clarinet), Svetlana Bogosavljevic (cello) and Timothy Young (guitar). Their performances across Australia have attracted many superlatives including ‘spell binding’, ‘flawless’ and ‘joyous’. Their repertoire includes both classical and contemporary music.
 
Tickets: trybooking or purchase at the gallery (cash/cheque only please)
$35 and $30 concession
(under 18 years free)


When: Sunday 19th August 2018 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla - Ledger Gallery
Price: 35.00

Little Artists

A creative program for the very young at Benalla Art Gallery. 

Benalla Art Gallery’s ‘Little Artists’ program is developed specifically for pre-school children.

We use games, storytelling as well as creating and making activities to encourage young children, along with their parents and carers, to have fun while learning about art.

Sessions are free and are scheduled for the first Wednesday of each month.

Capacity is limited and bookings are essential.

03 5760 2619


When: Wednesday 5th September 2018 10:00AM - 10:40AM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla - Simpson Gallery
Price: Free

Masterpiece Monday

SPRING SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM

If Mona Lisa and the Girl with the Pearl Earring were still alive what do you think they would look like today? How would they be dressed? What would their hair styles be like? Children will brainstorm and have freedom to create their own masterpieces using pencils, textas and collage.

Ages 5 – 12 YRS

Bookings: (03) 5760 2619
Email: gallery@benalla.vic.gov.au
Cost: $12 Members and $15 Non-members (Paid on booking please)


When: Monday 24th September 2018 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla - Education Space
Price: 15.00

Jewellery Making

SPRING SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM

Make your own medallions, badges and other unique jewellery items and ornaments with ‘Shrink-Me’ plastic. Create your own designs, colour with textas or coloured pencils, cut them out and shrink with heat. A magical transformation from plastic into art!

Suitable for families.
 
Bookings: (03) 57602619
Email: gallery@benalla.vic.gov.au
Cost: $12 Members and $15 Non-members (Paid on booking please)


When: Wednesday 26th September 2018 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla - Education Space
Price: 15.00

Printmaking - Making Peace Banners

SPRING SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM

Using stencils, design and print some symbolic peace designs onto brightly coloured banners that will be displayed in the Benalla Library for International Peace Week. (If you like, bring along the tie-dye banners you may have made in the Winter Holiday Workshop). Fun for everyone and an effective way to have a conversation about ‘peace’.

All ages up to 12

Bookings: (03) 57602619
Email: gallery@benalla.vic.gov.au
Cost: $12 Members and $15 Non-members (Paid on booking please)


When: Friday 28th September 2018 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla - Bennett Gallery
Price: 15.00

Rock Art

SPRING SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM

‘Rock your world’ with rock art. Find the perfect rock and bring it along to this workshop for a creative transformation. Give your rock character, colour, pattern and most importantly, personality.
Using paint, textas and other materials you will be able to explore the endless possibilities of ‘rock art’.

Ages 6 - 12

Bookings: (03) 57602619
Email: gallery@benalla.vic.gov.au
Cost: $12 Members and $15 Non-members (Paid on booking please)


When: Monday 1st October 2018 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla - Education Space
Price: 15.00

Create a Sculpture with Poly Blocks

SPRING SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM

Inspired by artist Daniel Buren’s “Child’s Play” sculptures, this workshop gives children the chance to explore geometry and art. Using polystyrene, construct a mini city, make a 2-D frieze or just explore how colours and shapes can work together to create an interesting sculpture. This workshop is perfect for kids who are both builders and artists!

For Families

Bookings: (03) 57602619
Email: gallery@benalla.vic.gov.au
Cost: $12 Members and $15 Non-members (Paid on booking please)


When: Thursday 4th October 2018 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla - Education Space
Price: 15.00

2018 Tatong Art Show

2018 TATONG ART SHOW

Tatong Memorial Hall, Tatong

Opening night 2 November 7 - 9:30pm

Exhibition 3-4th & 9-11th November 10 - 4pm

Currently open to artists.

A Benalla Festival Event. 

PROUDLY SPONSORED BY GOULBURN MURRAY CREDIT UNION


When: Saturday 3rd November 2018 - Sunday 11th November 2018 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Where: Tatong Memorial Hall, Tatong - Education Space
Price: 3.00

Download the PDF for 2018 Tatong Art Show here