The Manjimup Art Gallery is located in Manjimup alongside the Public Library, on the corner of Mount and Rose Streets in Manjimup. Officially opened on 1 May 2016, the Art Gallery hosts regular exhibitions and is open during the same hours as the public library, as follows:
Monday: 9:30am - 4:30pm
Tuesday: 9:30am - 4:30pm
Wednesday: 9:30am - 4:30pm
Thursday: 9:30am - 4:30pm
Friday: 9:30am - 4:30pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 12pm
The Shire of Manjimup is proud to showcase a range of artworks bequeathed to the Council by Sir Claude Hotchin, as well as artworks from the Manjimup Art Society circa 1969-1984. This exhibition will run until 28 February 2017.
The Claude Hotchin Art Bequest collection boasts artworks by Kathleen O'Connor, Elizabeth Durack and renowned Pemberton artist Guy Grey-Smith. Read more about Sir Claude Hotchin and his bequest here.
If you have any information about the artists or pieces featured in this exhibition, please let us know by speaking to library staff when you visit the exhibition or email email@example.com - thank you!
Other exhibitions planned include a ceramics and quilt show and a travelling art show titled 'Art on the Move'. The Gallery also provides the opportunity for local artists to host exhibitions of their own; all queries should be directed to the Manager of Libraries and Cultural Services - phone 9771 2895 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Would you like to get involved?
For anyone interested in establishing a 'Friends of the Manjimup Public Library and Art Gallery' group under the guidance of the Manager of Libraries and Cultural Services, Fran Bullock, please contact her by phoning 9771 2895 or email email@example.com. This group will plan and investigate travelling and local art exhibitions, put together an 18 month exhibition plan and investigate volunteering opportunities in the Library and Gallery.