About us

Established in 1992, Sutton Gallery is committed to the presentation and promotion of serious contemporary art by a select and highly respected group of innovative artists whose practice takes on a challenging position within today's visual culture.

A monthly program of exhibitions by those artists features work across the whole spectrum of media - painting, sculpture, photography, installation, video and electronic media.

For further and detailed information on all the represented artists, please contact the gallery.

Gallery hours

11am - 5pm Tues - Sat

Latest news

SUTTON GALLERY WILL BE CLOSED ON FRIDAY 29 SEPTEMBER, 2017

Posted on: 26 Sep 2017

We will reopen on Saturday 30th September at 11am. 

Kate Beynon a semi-finalist in the Doug Moran National Portrait Prize

Posted on: 26 Sep 2017

Sutton Gallery is excited to announce that Kate Beynon is a semi-finalist in the 2017 Doug Moran National Portrait Prize.
Finalists will be announced on the 11th of October, with the winner being announced on the 18th October.

For more information see here.

Kate Beynon shortlised for the 2017 Portia Geach Memorial Award

Posted on: 22 Sep 2017

Sutton Gallery is excited to announce that Kate Beynon has been announced as a finalist in the 2017  Portia Geach Memorial Award. The $30,000 award is Australia's most prestigious art prize for portraiture by women artists.

Kate Beynon at Arts Projects Australia

Posted on: 22 Sep 2017

Faraway, so close curated by Anthony Fitzpatrick
Arts Project Australia
28 October - 2 December 2017

For more information see here.

Lindy Lee in the 2018 Adelaide Biennial

Posted on: 19 Sep 2017

Divided Worlds
2018 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art
Art Gallery of South Australia
2 March - 3 June, 2018

For more information see here.

Rosslynd Piggott at Museo del Vetro

Posted on: 14 Sep 2017

Rosslynd Piggott
Garden Fracture/Mirror in vapour: part 2
Museum of Glass-Spazio Conterie, Fondamenta Giustinian 8, Murano
30 September - 3 December 2017

For more information see here. 

David Rosetzky at CCP

Posted on: 12 Sep 2017

An unorthodox flow of images curated by Naomi Cass and Pippa Milne
CCP
29 September - 12 November, 2017

For more information see here. 

David Rosetzky at c3 Gallery

Posted on: 12 Sep 2017

Gardening is Not a Rational Act
c3 Gallery, Abbotsford
20 September - 15 October, 2017

David Rosetzky, Tai Snaith, Eleanor Butt, Kent Wilson, Kate Daw, Kate Ellis, Eugene Howard, Chako Kato, Sean Meilak and Alice Wormald- Curated by Tai Snaith

For more information see here.

Helen Johnson at the New Museum, New York

Posted on: 12 Sep 2017

Helen Johnson: Ends
New Museum, NY
September 2017 - January 2018
 
For more information see here.

David Rosetzky shortlisted for The William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize

Posted on: 30 Aug 2017

The William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
Monash Gallery of Art
14 October - 26 November 2017

Opening and announcement
Thursday 19 October 2017

For more information see here.

Catherine Bell at the Mission to Seafarers

Posted on: 23 Aug 2017

Sounding Histories
The Mission to Seafarers Victoria
Opening Monday 11th September 2017

Helga Groves in the Sunshine Coast Art Prize

Posted on: 15 Aug 2017

Sutton Gallery is excited to announce that Helga Groves has been shortlisted for the Sunshine Coast Art Prize 2017.

For more information see here.

Sara Hughes, Helen Johnson and Nick Mangan at AGNSW

Posted on: 12 Aug 2017

Out of the ordinary
Art Gallery of NSW
26 August 2017 - 2018

For more information see here. 

David Rosetzky at Ten Cubed

Posted on: 20 Jul 2017

David Rosetzky
Photographs

Ten Cubed
1 August - 30 September 2017

Karen Black in the Sir John Sulman Prize 2017

Posted on: 20 Jul 2017

Sutton Gallery is excited to announce that Karen Black is a finalist in the Sir John Sulman Prize 2017.

For more information see here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Image: Licking the rain, 2017(detail)

Kate Beynon in the Archibald Prize 2017

Posted on: 20 Jul 2017

Sutton Gallery is excited to announce that Kate Beynon is a finalist in the Archibald Prize 2017.

For more information see here.

Gordon Bennett, Eugene Carchesio and Raafat Ishak at Heide

Posted on: 18 Jul 2017

Call of the Avant-Garde: Constructivism and Australian Art
Heide III: Central Galleries and Kerry Gardner & Andrew Myer Project Space and Heide II
5 July - 8 October 2017

For more information see here.

Nicholas Mangan at CAPC, France

Posted on: 11 Jul 2017

4.543 BILLION.
The matter of matter

CAPC, France
29 June 2017 - 7 January 2018

For more information see here.

Vivienne Binns at Artspace

Posted on: 06 Jul 2017

THE PUBLIC BODY .02
Artspace
28 July - 2 October, 2017

For more information see here.

Gordon Bennett, Kate Beynon, Eugene Carchesio, Anne Ferran and Rosslynd Piggott at the NGV

Posted on: 26 Apr 2017

Every Brilliant Eye: Australian Art of the 1990s
NGV Australia, Federation Square
2 June - 1 October 2017

For more information see here.

Marnie Edmiston awarded 2017 Monash Graduate Emerging Artist Prize

Posted on: 08 Apr 2017

Congratulations to 2017 Monash Graduate Emerging Artist recipient Marnie Edmiston, who will present a solo exhibition at Sutton Projects next year.

For more information see here.

Kate Beynon at QAGOMA

Posted on: 29 Mar 2017

Kate Beynon: Friendly Beasts
GOMA Children's Art Centre
1 April - 22 October 2017

In Friendly Beasts, Kate Beynon brings to life four hybrid figures who are inspired by mythological figures, deities, theatrical masks and supernatural creatures.

Children and families can engage with the Friendly Beasts through interactive activities, which include creating a new 'beast' identity by combining character features as part of a mask-making activity, dancing with the beasts in the artist's video installation Visions from a Ghost Tale / Friendly Beasts edit 2017, and contributing to the beasts' magical world in the collaborative drawing activity The Lotus Garden.

For more information see here.

Simon Terrill at Somerset House Studios

Posted on: 14 Mar 2017

Sutton Gallery is excited to announce that Simon Terrill has been selected for a two and a half year residency at Somerset House Studios, London.

For more information see here.

Elizabeth Gower at Geelong Gallery

Posted on: 18 Feb 2017

Abstraction: celebrating Australian women abstract artists
Cairns Art Gallery, Cairns QLD
15 September - 24 November 2017

Tweed Regional Gallery, Murwillumbah NSW
2 March - 27 May 2018

QUT Art Gallery, Brisbane QLD
1 June - 26 August 2018

For more information see here.

Karen Black at Artspace, Sydney

Posted on: 14 Dec 2016

Sutton Gallery is excited to announce that Karen Black has been selected to be part of the 2017 Artspace Studio Program.

This is the third year that Artspace has offered its studios Free for Artists, a landmark initiative that will support seventy Australian artists over ten years. The practitioners selected represent a cross-section of contemporary Australian art practice, spanning generations and disciplines.

For more information see here.