GC Art Orgs, Galleries, Events, Courses, Shops etc.

Here's a comprehensive list of Gold Coast art galleries, bodies, organizations, workshops, supplies and advice for local artists. If your business relates and you'd like to be added, just email me.



Gold Coast City Gallery
One of Australia’s most prominent public regional galleries and serves a large population of over 500,000. Gold Coast City Gallery houses the renowned city collection of contemporary and historical artworks documenting the character of the Gold Coast as well as the development of Australian art practice.

Gold Coast City Gallery, Gold Coast Arts Centre
135 Bundall Road, SURFERS PARADISE Q 4217
Web: http://www.theartscentregc.com.au
E-mail: gallery@theartscentregc.com.au
Phone: 07 5581 6567


Gold Coast City Council – Cultural Development Unit
Subscribe to What’s Hot! Cultural Development’s e-newsletter to be kept up-to-date with all things cultural on the Gold Coast and receive notifications regarding regular networking, professional development and workshop events!

PO Box 5042 Gold Coast Mail Centre Q 9729
Web: http://www.goldcoastcity.com.au/cultural
Email: cscdc@goldcoast.qld.gov.au
Phone: 5581 6790


Anthea Polson Art
Shop 19-20 Mariners Cove Seaworld Drive MAIN BEACH Q 4217
Web: http://www.antheapolsonart.com.au
E-mail: antheapolsonart.com.au
Phone: 07 5561 1166
Fax 07 5561 1133

Art on Level 7 (Lorraine Pilgrim + Ord Minnett)
7th Floor – Gateway Building 50 Appel St. SURFERS PARADISE (By appt.)
Web: lorrainepilgrim.com
E-mail: lorraine@lorrainepilgrim.com

Art Profusion
1 Seaview Avenue MERMAID BEACH Q 4218
Phone: 07 5592 1634

Artistry Galleries
19 Gateway Dve, Biggera Waters, Gold Coast Q 4216
Web: http://www. artistrygalleries.com.au
Phone: +61 (0) 7 5529-0009
Email: info@artistrygalleries.com.au

Astras Galleries
Marina Mirage Shop 110, Level 1, 74 Seaworld Drive MAIN BEACH Q 4217
Web: http://www.astrasgalleries.com
Email: info@astrasgalleries.com
Phone: 07 5532 3332

Corporate Art
Unit 13, 110 Kortum Drive, BURLEIGH HEADS Q 4220
Web: http://www.corporateart.com.au
Email: info@corporateart.com.au
Phone: 07 5576 8888

Crafters Gallery & Tamborine Mountain Fine Art Gallery
136 Long Road, MT TAMBORINE Q 4272
Web: http://www.craftersgallery.com.au
E-mail: crafters@craftersgallery.com.au
Phone: 07 5545 3444

Gallery One
Shop 16.02 the Brickworks 107 Ferry Road, SOUTHPORT Q 4215
Web: http://www.gallery-one.com.au
E-mail: info@gallery-one.com.au
Phone: T: 07 55280110

Lotus Gallery
Shop 5, 3290 Gold Coast Highway SURFERS PARADISE Q 4217
Phone: 07 5526 2263

Marks & Gardner Gallery @ Secret Garden
69 Main Western Road NORTH TAMBORINE Q 4272
E-mail: marks&gardner@itxpress.com.au
Phone: 07 5545 4992

19 KAREN Contemporary Artspace
19 Karen Avenue MERMAID BEACH Q 4218
Web: http://www.19karen.com.au
Email: info@19karen.com.au
Phone: 07 5554 5019

NYST Gallery (Lorraine Pilgrim and NYST)
16 Nerang Street SOUTHPORT Q 4215 (By appt.)
Web: lorrainepilgrim.com
E-mail: lorraine@lorrainepilgrim.com

Pandanas Art
5 Baker Street CURRUMBIN WATERS Q 4223
Phone: 07 5534 4982

P.J. Art Gallery
140 Gallery Walk, EAGLE HEIGHTS Q 4272
Phone: 07 5545 0089
Web: http://www.pjart.com
E-mail: info@pjart.com

Arts Hub (launching Jan 2011)
23 Hillcrest Parade, Miami Q
Email: rabbitandcocoon@gmail.com
Web: http://www.rabbitandcocoon.blogspot.com/

Robina Gallery
Robina Community Centre, Robina Town Centre Drive ROBINA Q 4226
Phone: 07 5581 6075

Sanctuary Cove Antique Gallery
Marine Village, Masthead Way SANCTUARY COVE Q 4212
Phone: 07 5577 6078

Sculptors’ Society Gold Coast Inc
Schoolhouse Gallery
173 Ashmore Road & Cnr Carrara Street BENOWA Q 4217
Phone: 07 5539 2712

Spirit of Australia (Specialists in Authentic Aboriginal Fine Arts and Artefacts)
Shop 5, 3171 Gold Coat Highway SURFERS PARADISE Q 4217
Web: spiritofaustraliagallery.com
Phone: 5561 0330

This Side of the Tomb
Art / Music events
Email: nowavesexhibition@gmail.com
Web: http://thissideofthetomb.tumblr.com/

Way of Design Gallery
2/792 Pacific Parade, Currumbin Beach
Phone: 07 5534 1530


ADFAS (Australian Decorative & Fine Arts Society Gold Coast Inc.)
ADFAS engages International and Australian lecturers to speak on a wide range of arts topics
PO Box 7737 Gold Coast Mail Centre 9726
Web: http://www.adfas.org.au
Phone: 07 5543 4352 or 5526 7440

AICA: Australian International College of Art (Fine Art and Graphic Design Courses)
44 Ashmore Road BUNDALL Q 4217
Web: http://www.aica.net.au
E-mail: info@aica.ne.au
Phone: 5526 2055

Gold Coast Potters’ Association Inc (Pottery classes)
The Potters’ Place, Cnr. Ashmore Road & Carrara Street BENOWA Q 4217
Web: http://www.goldcoastpotters.com
Phone: 07 5533 8153

Gold Coast Art School (Art Classes and Workshops, Children’s Classes)
57 Nerang Street SOUTHPORT Q 4215
Web: http://www.artschool.com.au
Phone: 07 5591 6864

Pulik’s Art Workshop & Gallery
68a Mt Nathan Road NERANG Q 4211
Phone: 07 5527 2636

Queensland College of Art
Bachelor of Digital Media | Degrees in: Fine Art, Graphic Design, 3D Design, e-Photojournalism, Digital Design

QCA, Griffith University
Parklands Drive, SOUTHPORT Q 4222
Website: http://www.qcagoldcoast.com
Enquiries: Anne-Maree Garcia
Email: a.garcia@griffith.edu.au
Phone: 07 555 28095

Royal Queensland Arts Society (Art Classes and Workshops)
Phone: 07 5592 0440
E-mail: rqasgc@rqasgoldcoast.com

Studio 87 (Jewellery and Silver smithing Workshops with Sel Pilgrim)
87 Ridgeway Avenue SOUTH PORT Q 4215
Web: http://www.selpilgrim.com
E-mail: selpilgrim@bigpond.com
Phone: 07-55327170


Arts and Crafts Markets
Locations: Broadbeach, Coolangatta, Burleigh
For Market dates visit: http://www.artandcraft.com.au or phone: 07 5533 8202

Bruce Scott Framers Wholesale Picture Framing
175 Currumburra Rd, Ashmore, QLD 4214
Phone: 07 5539 5133

Butter Beats (Spray paints and Record store)
21 Davenport Street, Southport

CPM Workshop & Gallery (Print-making facilities)
33-35 Kyogle Road BRAY PARK, MURWILLUMBAH NSW 2484
Phone: 02 6672 8276 or 6672 2421

Cutters Art (Art Classes, Supplies & Framing)
30-32 CURRUMBIN Creek Road, CURRUMBIN Q 4223
Web: http://www.cuttersart.com
Phone: 07 5534 6988

Framed Just for You (Framing and art materials)
2/142 Brisbane Rd, Labrador Q 4215
07 5563 9799

Musgrave Art Supplies
3-15 Jackman Street, SOUTHPORT Q 4215
Web: http://www.musgraveart.com.au
Email: info@musgraveart.com.au
Phone: 07 5531 4010

Reap N’ Sow (Gallery, Crafts and Vintage Retail)
6/1710 Gold Coast Hwy, Burleigh Heads Q 4220
Web: http://reapingnsowing.blogspot.com/
E-mail: reapnsow@rocketmail.com
Phone: 07 5535 2704

Riot Arts and Crafts
Pacific Fair, BROADBEACH Q 4218
Phone: 07 5592 6303
Robina Town Centre, ROBINA Q 4226
Phone: 07 5562 2809
Web: http://www.riotstores.com.au

The Village Markets (Art, designer, crafts and vintage markets)
Held on the first Sunday of each month | 8am – 1pm
Burleigh Heads State School oval, BURLEIGH HEADS Q 4226
Website: http://http://www.thevillagemarketsgc.com.au
Email: stalls@thevillagemarketsgc.com.au


AbaF http://www.abaf.org.au
Artworkers Alliance ww.artworkers.org
ArtsLAW http://www.artslaw.com.au
ArtsHUB http://www.artshub.com.au
Access Arts http://www.accessarts.org.au
Backbone Youth Arts http://www.backbone.org.au
Flying Arts Inc http://www.flyingarts.org.au
Fuel 4 Artists http://www.fuel4arts.com
Hands On Art http://www.handsonart.org.au
Multimedia Art Asia Pacific (MAAP) http://www.maap.org.au
NAVA: National Association for the Visual Arts http://www.visualarts.net.au
Public Art Agency http://www.arts.qld.gov.au/publicagency
Queensland Community Arts Network http://www.qldcan.org.au
Regional Galleries Association of Queensland http://www.rgaq.org.au
Youth Arts Queensland http://www.yaq.org.au


Boonah Regional Art Gallery
The Centre for Arts and Culture, Beaudesert
3 High St, BOONAH Q 4310
Phone: 5463 2999
Email: baga@scenicrim.qld.gov.au
Web: http://http://www.liveatthecentre.com.au

Gallery of Modern Art / Queensland Art Gallery
Stanley Place, South Bank, BRISBANE QAustralia
Web: http://qag.qld.gov.au
Email: info@qag.qld.gov.au
Phone: 07 3840 7303

Tweed River Art Gallery
2 Mistral Road (Cnr Tweed Valley Way) MURWILLUMBAH NSW 2484
Web: http://www.tweed.nsw.gov.au/artgallery/
E-mail: tweedart@tweed.nsw.gov.au
Phone: 02 6670 2790

Logan Art Gallery
Corner Jacaranda Avenue and Wembley Road LOGAN CENTRAL Q 4114
Web: http://www.logan.qld.gov.au/LCC/logan/artgallery
Phone: 07 3412 5519


D'Alliance Festival
Gold Coast International Ceramic Art Award
Info: http://www.ceramicartaward.com
Josephine Ulrick and Win Shubert Photography Art Award
Info: http://www.theartcentregc.com.au
Prometheus Art Award
Stan and Maureen Duke Gold Coast Art Prize
Info: http://www.theartcentregc.com.au/
Surfers Paradise Festival
Info: http://www.surfersparadisefestival.com/
SWELL Sculpture Festival
Info: http://www.swellsculpture.com.au/