Plan an exhibition
Gatakers Artspace is a community gallery committed to supporting the professional development of artists from throughout the Wide Bay region and Queensland through the Community Exhibitions Program.
This support includes fostering the development of skills and knowledge of Fraser Coast artists, and to provide them with opportunities to display newly developed work. Hence, the Gallery's annual program includes exhibitions by regional and Queensland-based artists.
Why exhibit at Gatakers Artspace?
Gatakers Artspace has four beautiful gallery spaces all with professional lighting and hanging systems. The Artspace has retained the character and charm of it’s former life as a warehouse, with heritage brick walls and loft ceilings, providing a unique and memorable exhibition space. The Gallery prides itself in its friendly and helpful staff and volunteers who are passionate about the arts and culture scene.
When exhibiting at Gatakers Artspace we offer:
- A selection of our gallery frames, plinths and display cases free of charge
- Our experienced curator and fully trained installation team will install your exhibition
- A combined opening event with licened bar.
- Online marketing support through our social media channels
- Affordable gallery hire
- Artworks on display between 6-8 weeks
- Opportunity to hold workshops/artist talks
This is the first gallery space as you walk into the gallery. It has smooth white walls and maximum exposure.
Situated on the ground floor, this space is a little more intimate with alcove areas to allow for a diverse range of artworks.
Walk up to the first floor and view this smaller space with rendered brick walls.
On the first floor, this space features rendered brick walls and glimpses of the original timber beams in the ceiling. This large open space allows for projection, scuplture and ability to hang from ceiling.
How to exhibit at Gatakers Artspace?
Complete a Gatakers Artspace Exhibition Proposal form (PDF,2MB) 12-24 months prior to your preferred exhibition date. (This timeframe provides artists with valuable time to develop a significant body of work to fill the exhibition space). Your application will be assessed and you will be provided with an outcome within six weeks.
For gallery availability or further information please contact Gatakers Artspace on 4190 5818 between 9.30am and 3.30pm Monday to Friday.
*Please note all galleries are fully booked for 2022 and 2023.