Events on and around the Peninsula


Ceramic arts events and other arts events & opportunities in and around our region

1. 46th Muswellbrook Art Prize 2019. Exhibition 10 March to 5 May 2019. Entries close midnight 27 January. $10,000 ceramic prize. Entry costs: $25 per entry. Enter at

2. Ceramics 1 & 2 classes at BIA commencing 2 February 2019 by Peter Biddulph and Dianne Peach over 18 weeks. Go to for details.

3. Cultivate the Arts by Moreton Bay Regional Council. Writing grant and funding proposals for artists on 9 February 2019 at 4 Hasking Street Caboolture. Find more on their website.

4. From little things, big things grow: Rowley Drysdale Workshops 2019 on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 February from 10am to 4pm at 151 Musa Road Cooroy. Cost: $275. Check out

5. A lifetime’s journey with clay – a survey of Johanna DeMaine’s work from 1971-2018 as well as her ongoing collaboration with Tatsuya Tsutsui continuing to 23 February 2019 at Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum. Tel: 07 4976 6766. Email:

6. Petite Pieces 2019 by Aspire Gallery, Paddington from 13 February to 2 March 2019 at 53 Kennedy Terrace Paddington. Applications close Saturday 2 February. Application form found at

7. Expressions of Interest in the Melbourne Teapot Exhibition from Friday 2 to Sunday 31 August 2019 at Stonehouse Gallery in Warrandyte. Deadline: Thursday 28 February. For more details, contact

8. Cultivate the Arts by Moreton Bay Regional Council. Writing a business plan for artists on 9 March 2019 at 4 Hasking Street Caboolture. Go to Council’s website for details.

9. Ceramic Conference Victoria from Friday 29 to Sunday 31 March 2019 at Yarra Valley Estate. For more details and booking, go to

10. The Biennial Kingaroy Sculpture Prize by Kingaroy Regional Art Gallery from 1 April to 25 May 2019 with an Open Award of $7,000. Entry from

11. Kevin Boyd 2019 Brisbane Workshop on Wednesday 3 April 2019 at A Ceramics, West End. Cost: $150. For all queries, go to

13. Cultivate the Arts by Moreton Bay Regional Council. Engaging with social media on 13 April at 4 Hasking Street Caboolture. Visit Council’s website for details.

14. Printing on porcelain with Stephanie Outridge Field by Ceramic Arts Moreton Bay on Sunday 14 April from 9am t0 3pm at North Pine Potters. Check out details on their website.

15. Holding Space, Making Place, The 15th Australian Ceramics Triennale, in Hobart, Tasmania from 1 to 4 May 2019 with TACA Members’ Exhibition 2019. Submissions closed on Thursday 1 May 2018. For more details, go to

16. Moreton Bay Region Art Award from 17 – 26 May 2019 at Strathpine Community Centre. Prizes include an Acquisitive Award of $8,000. Entry closes on 1 March 2019. Details go to

17. Craft Pottery Award by Peter Stephens, South Australia. Entry and submission close on 31 May 2019. 3 awards each of $2,000. Get full details at

18. Australian Ceramic Open Studios on 17 & 18 August 2019 by TACA. More details following.

19. Swell 2019 Sculpture Festival from 13 to 22 September 2019 at Currumbin Beach Walkway. Entries close 31 January 2019. Details at

20. Ceramix, TACA’s exhibition 2020 from 29 May to 19 July 2020 at Manly Art Gallery & Museum, NSW. Submit your proposal by 1 March 2019. For more information, go to; subject: CERAMIX request for information.