2021 Art Show

Friday 11 June – Gala Night

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The 52nd BGS Art Show, Embrace – The Art of Togetherness, brings together a collection of paintings, drawings, photography, sculptures and jewellery from over 200 local, emerging and international artists.

Feature artist Alexandra Matthews headlines this year’s show and her works beautifully capture the way we interact with our local communities. Her Urban Landscape and Budgie Love pieces are featured prominently throughout this year’s exhibit.

Artists and their work for 2021 will be showcased on this page, as well as regularly in the leadup to our event in June. You will find artists, their works and prices on our social media:

Instagram: @bgsartshow
Facebook: BGS Annual Art Show

Art Show catalogue – now online

Get in early to preview the 52nd BGS Art Show catalogue – your one stop destination to view the sensational artwork for sale at this week’s show!
If you’re looking for that perfect piece of art for your home or office, here’s your chance.

To view the catalogue, click here.

Art Show catalogue

Art Show Raffle

In conjunction with the Art Show, the Art Support Group is running a raffle to further support the Visual Arts program at BGS. Some of the great prizes on offer include:

  • A beautifully framed artwork Budgie Love by feature artist Alexandra Matthews
  • Luxury boutique accommodation at Halcyon House (one night, including dinner and breakfast at Paper Daisy) — a uniquely designed beachside hotel located at Cabarita
  • Dinner for two at Gerard's Bistro, an award-winning Brisbane restaurant
  • ​Apple AirPods for experiencing high-quality sound effortlessly

More prizes will be announced in the lead up to the Art Show.

The raffle will be drawn at Celebration of the Arts on Thursday 17 June. Winners will be notified by telephone and will be announced in the BGS Newsletter.

Tickets are $5 each or five for $20

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Sculpture and ceramic artworks for sale

Surge 1
48cm x 48cm x 17cm
Hand thrown and formed, porcelain ceramic

Woven Journey on Country
15cm x 15cm x 14.5cm
Bamboo, raffia and recycled rope sculpture

Trio of Trefoil Bowls
9cm x 29.5cm x 29.5cm
Lumina porcelain ceramic

28cm x 18cm x 18cm
Wheel thrown double glazed ceramic

Pelecanus conspicillatus – behold!
28cm x 8cm x 19cm
Bronze sculpture

2D artworks for sale

Little Cove II
45cm x 45cm
Oil on Canvas, Tasmanian Oak frame

Flowers and Fruit
54cm x 54cm
Oil on Canvas

South Brisbane Bend
155cm x 125cm
Oil on Canvas, Tasmanian Oak frame

The Gathering
67cm x 79.5cm
Gouache on Paper

Photographic artworks for sale

Do Lonely Astronomical Observatories Dream Electric Dreams?
71cm x 98cm
Pigment print on Hahnemühle cotton rag, framed

Season's change - summer
90cm x 100cm
Mixed media on wood and photographs on board

Krwawnik pospolity, Chillea millefolium
115cm x 67cm
Pigment print on paper

Floral Accent Part 2
53cm x 63.5cm
Cyanotype on paper

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