Events on and around the Peninsula


1. Autumn Tiny Art by Ronda Luland from Friday 1 March to Friday 24 May 2019 at Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts, 420 Brunswick Street Fortitude Valley. Part of the Flying Arts exhibition. More info contact

2. Sculptors Exposed by our member Gerry O’Connor from Saturday 30 March to Saturday 8 June 2019 at Pine Rivers Art Gallery, Unit 7 199 Gympie Road Strathpine. Presents 75 photos featuring 25 notable South East Queensland sculptors. Email for details.

3. 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

4. Haunt by Megan Cope from Saturday 13 April to Saturday 8 June 2019 at Institute of Modern Art, Ground Floor, Judith Wright Centre, 420 Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley.
For details, call 3252 5750, or visit

5. The Force that through the green fuse drives the flower at Noosa Regional Gallery from Friday 3 May to Sunday 16 June 2019. For more details, visit

6. Focus of the collection: Gwyn Hanssen Pigott at Artspace Mackay, Civic Centre Precinct, Gordon Street, Mackay from Saturday 4 May to Wednesday 14 August 2019.
Go to for details.

7. Queensland Regional Art Awards 2019 by Flying Arts Alliance Inc. Entries open on Tuesday 7 May and close on Tuesday 30 July 2019. For more details, go to Flying Arts website.

8. Brisbane Art Design (BAD) 2019 from Friday 10 May to Sunday 26 May 2019 at Museum of Brisbane, Level 3, City Hall. Call 3339 0800 for details, or visit

9. Deathgate – A solo exhibition by Dan Elborne from Saturday 11 May to Sunday 11 August 2019 at The Goods Shed in Toowoomba. For details, call 0432 619 987, or visit

10. The Moreton Bay Regional Art Awards is an annual acquisitive exhibition sponsored by Moreton Bay Regional Council. Entries close on Wednesday 10 April and the exhibition opens on Friday 17 May 2019 and ends on Sunday 26 May at Strathpine Community Centre, 199 Gympie Road Strathpine. Check Council’s website for details.

11. Online masterclasses by TACA: May masterclass: 6-25 May 2019. Terra Sigillata Bonanza with Pru Morrison. Visit TACA’s website for details.

12. Handbuilt Teapot Workshop with Linda Douglas at Shorncliffe Potters on 18 Saturday and 19 May 2019. Contact Margaret on 0497 280 008, or Linda on 0410 637 803 for more details.

13. Decorative Techniques with Mollie Bosworth by CAQ on Sunday 19 May 2019 from 9.30am to 4pm at BIA, 41 Grafton Street Windsor. Go to for details.

14. Sculptors Queensland – 50 years, Brisbane Sculpture Festival, on Friday 24 to Sunday 26 May 2019 ay Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens. Visit for details.

15. The Institute of Modern Art presents Make your Own Ceramic Vessel with Charlie De Deyne at the the Judith Wright Centre on Saturday 25 May 2019. Cost: $70. Phone 3252 5750.

16. 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

17. Online masterclasses by TACA: June masterclass: 3-29 June 2019. Handbuilding large forms with Avital Sheffer. Visit TACA’s website for details.

18. “All things great and beautiful all creatures great and small”, Redcliffe Floral and Art Festival 2019 by St Peter the Fisherman Anglican Church on Friday 21 to Sunday 23 June 2019 from 10am to 4pm at 13 Lucinda Street Clontarf.

19. The Ian Currie Memorial Workshop with Jeff Mincham by CAQ on Sunday 23 June 2019 from 9.30am to 4pm at BIA, 41 Grafton Street Windsor. For more details go to

20. Redcliffe Show from Friday 28 to Sunday 30 June 2019. Entries close on Friday 7 June 2019. Entry fee is $2.00/entry. All exhibits must be delivered to the Showground by Sunday 16 June. Entry forms are at the club.

21. Expression of Interest: Brooching the Subject. Artists are asked to use brooches to make a statement. EOI closes on Sunday 30 June 2019. For more details, contact Pine Rivers Art Gallery on 3480 6941.

22. Ceramics with Peter Biddulph: Wheel throwing and decoration from 1 to 5 July 2019, 9am – 4.30pm at USQ Toowoomba Campus. Moer information at

23. Redcliffe Craft & Gift Fair by Quota International of Redcliffe on Saturday 6 July 2019 at Redcliffe Showgrounds Webb Hall. Registration closes on Tuesday 30 April. The form will be available at the club on request.

24. Journal of Australian Ceramics Launch event by CAQ on Sunday 21 July 2019 from 10am at BIA, 41 Grafton Street Windsor. More info go to

25. Wheel throwing masterclass with Rowley Drysdale on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 July 2019 at Cooroy Butter Factory Arts Centre. Visit for details.

26. Australian Ceramic Open Studios on 17 & 18 August 2019 by TACA. More details following. Deadline to be on the ACOS national map is on Monday 17 June 2019. Contact TACA for more details.

27. $2000 Siliceous Award and CAQ’s annual members’ exhibition from Friday 23 August to Tuesday 3 September 2019 at BIA, 41 Grafton Street Windsor. Deadline: Monday 19 August 2019; online entries only. More info on

28. Weekend Glaze Workshop with Janet deBoos by CAQ from Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 August 2019 from 9.30am to 4pm at BIA, 41 Grafton Street Windsor. Details on

29. Spring Fever by Suncoast Clayworkers from Friday 6 to Monday 9 September 2019 at Alex Park Conference Centre, Alexandria Headland. For more information go to

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

31. Expressions 2019 by Shorncliffe Potters from Thursday 10 to Sunday 13 October 2019 at Sandgate Town Hall. More details will follow.

32. Working with Porcelain: Combining Techniques with Avi Amesbury by CAQ on Sunday 13 October 2019 from 9.30am to 4pm at BIA, 41 Grafton Street Windsor. More ifo on

33. Raku Demonstration & Artist Stalls by CAQ on Sunday 24 November 2019 from 9am to 1pm at Southside Art Market, Morningside School of Arts, cnr Thynne & Wynnum Road Wynnum. Go to CAQ website for details.

34. 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.