Presenting a dynamic and curated program of events + workshops

As a Council-owned venue available for hire, the Community Gallery is an accessible and welcoming space open to supporting a variety of arts-based initiatives. The Community Gallery strives to fundamentally support arts and culture by providing opportunities for artists of all abilities.

Programs in the Community Gallery include opportunities for solo and group exhibitions, workshops, professional development sessions, pop-up activities and collaborative community events.

The Community Gallery provides an important steppingstone for emerging and early career artists and an entry point into professional practice.

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What's On

Speaking with Bees

Lillian Whitaker, Ritual Collaboration, 2022, Natural beeswax, hexagonal plywood plinths, 1050 x 350 x 350 mm, Image courtesy of the artist.

ipswich community gallery exhibition

Speaking with Bees

Thursday 07 March - Sunday 17 March 2024

Contemplating our symbiotic bond with nature, ‘Speaking with Bees’ showcases artists Peter Breen, Chris Hagen and Lillian Whitaker exploring contemporary environmental awareness.

As Seen on TV

Christopher Bentley, Television Portrait , 2024, Mixed Digital, 350 mm x 350 mm, Image courtesy of the artist.

ipswich community gallery exhibition

As Seen on TV

28 March - 07 April 2024

Christopher Bentley's digital art explores nostalgia and contrasts between old and new technology, revealing the evolution and limitations of digital mediums over 30 years.

Past Exhibitions and Events

Robin 'Tallman' Wakkajinda

Photo credit: Craig Myers

Ipswich Community Gallery Exhibition

Robin 'Tallman' Wakkajinda

10 Nov 2023 — 13 Nov 2023

Siliceous Award for Ceramic Excellence
Ipswich Community Gallery Exhibition

Siliceous Award for Ceramic Excellence

14 Oct 2023 — 05 Nov 2023