Since its establishment in 1984, the Charles Nodrum Gallery’s exhibition program embraces a diversity of media and styles - from painting, sculpture & works on paper to graphics and photography; from figurative, geometric, gestural, surrealist & social comment to installation & conceptually based work.
— News and Events
Clive Murray-White at Montsalvat
– Thursday 23rd August 2018
Clive Murray-White exhibits new work in the Barn Gallery at Montsalvat alongside Michelle Caithness, 21 August - 16 September
Kristin Headlam at the Noel Shaw Gallery
– Thursday 23rd August 2018
Kristin Headlam exhibits her new series of 64 etchings titled The Universe Looks Down at the Noel Shaw Gallery in the Baillieu Library at Melbourne University.
Sadie Chandler at Shepparton Art Museum
– Saturday 11th August 2018
Sadie Chandler has installed her new wallpaper 'Arcade' on Shepparton Art Museum's 12m Drawing Wall.
David Harley Drawing Wall #31 at SAM
– Wednesday 1st August 2018
David Harley's installation for Shepparton Art Museum's 31st Drawing Wall continues till the 1st of August
Jonas Balsaitis' 1977 film Space Time Structures screened by AFW
– Thursday 26th July 2018
#40 Abstraction in Painting and Music: Films by Harry Smith and Jonas Balsaitis
Thursday 26 July, 7.30pm @ Arena Project Space, 2 Kerr St Fitzroy.
A Field of Colour: Tony McGillick − A Retrospective
– Monday 9th July 2018
Macquarie University Art Gallery presents a retrospective exhibition of the works of Sydney artist Tony McGillick (1941-1992)
Texture & Line: 1980s Abstraction from Charles Nodrum Gallery
– Saturday 30th June 2018
An exhibition of 1980s abstraction from Charles Nodrum's collection at Burrinja Cultural Centre
Guy Stuart & Dr Kevin Murray in conversation about Edwin Tanner
– Saturday 2nd June 2018
"Odd Man Out" - an afternoon of exciting performances and stimulating discussion arising from the current exhibitions at TarraWarra Museum of Modern Art
Edwin Tanner 'Mathematical Expressionist' at TarraWarra
– Saturday 12th May 2018
Ends Sunday 15th July. A survey that will explore a number of different facets and periods of Tanner’s oeuvre, from the representational paintings of the 1950s, through the construction and relief works of the 1960s, to the late abstract works of the 1970s.
George Johnson at MPRG
– Saturday 5th May 2018
'1969-1970-1971' at the Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery showcases the post-Field works in the collection.
Monochrome: Empty & Full at the VCA
– Thursday 3rd May 2018
A group exhibition of monochrome works, alongside David Batchelor 'Colour is', at the Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Victorian College of the Arts
The Field Revisited at the NGV
– Friday 27th April 2018
The National Gallery of Victoria will re-stage The Field exhibition, originally held in 1968, 27 April - 26 August, 2018
Vault's 40th Anniversary
– Monday 26th March 2018
The Age's Ray Edgar writes 'from yellow peril to pure gold: 40 years on, Vault has been vindicated' and of the sculpture's continuing influence on Australian designers.
Clive Murray-White at Gippsland Art Gallery
– Sunday 18th March 2018
Murray-White's marble sculpture “Flying Mountain-i” is included in IMAGINE, the inaugural exhibition in Gippsland's new gallery.
Syd Ball in the 21st Biennale of Sydney
– Friday 16th March 2018
SUPERPOSITION: Equilibrium and Engagement will run from 16 March - 11 June
Clive Murray White's Smoke Bomb Sculpture restaged
– Saturday 10th March 2018
University of Queensland Art Museum are re-staging Murray-White's famous smoke performance.
The Gallery will re-open for 2018 on Tuesday 13th February
– Saturday 23rd December 2017
The Gallery will close on the 23rd of December for the summer break, re-opening full-time on the 13th of February 2018.
Emails and phone messages will be checked weekly over this period.
Best wishes for the season from Charles, Nati, Kate & Toby (the dog).
Sadie Chandler at ACCA till 25 March 2018
– Friday 15th December 2017
Sadie has been commissioned to install her wallpaper along an 11m wall at the Centre as part of the exhibition 'Unfinished Business: Perspectives on art and feminism'.
Arthur Wicks' 'Armoured Peace Car' at CCAS
– Saturday 11th November 2017
An exhibition at Canberra Contemporary Art Space that showcases contemporary Australian kinetic art, curated by Alexander Boynes.
The Void. Visible. at Deakin Uni Art Gallery
– Wednesday 1st November 2017
An exhibition of works by Stephen Wickham, Stephen McCarthy, Andrew Christofides and Wilma Tabacco to be opened by Charles Nodrum.
Tom Alberts & Shane Jones - Finalists in Rick Amor Self Portrait Prize
– Thursday 26th October 2017
Best of luck to Tom Alberts and Shane Jones, finalists in this year's Rick Amor Self Portrait Prize. Join us for the announcement at Monsalvat on Thursday 26 October.
Kristin Headlam in Every Brilliant Eye at the NGV
– Sunday 1st October 2017
Drawn from the NGV collection, 'Every Brilliant Eye: Australian Art of the 1990s' explores a decade in Australian art.
Sadie Chandler & David Harley in Coney Island at Counihan Gallery
– Thursday 28th September 2017
Curated by Jane O'Neill at Counihan Gallery in Brunswick, this group exhibition includes emerging and established artists working with the language of abstract painting.
Frank Hodgkinson: Sense of Place
– Sunday 10th September 2017
A survey exhibition of the artist's work that explores his connections to Spain, New Guinea and Arnhem Land at Burrinja Gallery, Upwey.
Stanislaus Rapotec at Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest
– Saturday 26th August 2017
A painting of Stan Rapotec's is included in Penrith's Spring Exhibition Suite: Emu Island - Modernism in Place, celebrating 75 years of Modernist art and living.
Unexpected Correspondence: A Review by Jane Eckett
– Saturday 26th August 2017
Jane Eckett reviews the exhibition Elwyn Lynn & Sidney Nolan: A Joint Centenary for MEMO
Lynne Boyd in States of Being: The Elemental Importance of Water
– Wednesday 9th August 2017
Curated by Dr Anne Bennett, this group exhibition explores the handling of water in the practices of nine different artists.
Thoughtlines - The Art of Ruark Lewis 1982 - 2014
– Saturday 5th August 2017
SNO Publications launches Thoughtlines, the first complete monograph on Ruark's work.