Discover Brisbane’s Art Gallery Precinct in the Valley

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Discover Brisbane’s Art Gallery Precinct in the Valley

Exploring the heart of Brisbane’s local art scene in Fortitude Valley is a world of discovery, here is a guide to some of the treasures you will find as you wander the bejeweled streets, what will you discover around the next alluring corner.

Edwina Corlette Gallery

Recent exhibitions include Amber Wallis: Regional Gallery Exhibition features local artists from the Northern Rivers and exploring the theme of regionality and what impact it has on artists and their relationship with the metro and international markets.

Artist Julian Meagher is currently exhibiting in The Summer Show, his life growing up on the foreshore of Sydney Harbour a place steeped in history has significantly formed him as an individual and an artist.

2/555 Brunswick St New Farm

Philip Bacon Galleries

One of Australia’s leading art galleries, the gallery was opened in 1974 and quickly grew in popularity and become nationally recognised. Today the gallery continues to thrive and is essential within the Brisbane art scene as both educator and commercial representative.

The gallery has exhibited major exhibitions by senior Australia artists including Isaac Walter Jenner, Ian Fairweather, Rupert Bunny, Fred Williams and others.

The gallery is known for its well piled stock room and premium quality works.

The current exhibition is The Summer Exhibition.

2 Arthur St Fortitude Valley

Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts

Is a boutique Brisbane theatre presenting unique and contemporary performances, affectionately known by artists as ‘the Judy’ and proudly being a base for nationally and internationally renowned art companies.

The intimate theatre space means you will always have a seat close to the action, a true live performance experience.

The pieces you see at ‘the Judy’ are unique and innovative, where performers think outside of the box to bring you anything from cutting edge, unconventional or an unusual combination of genres. Whatever you see it will be a stand out performance in a relaxed theatre setting.

420 Brunswick St Fortitude Valley

FireWorks Gallery

Features contemporary works from indigenous and non indigenous Australians, a theme that has brought a name for the gallery and a national following.

52A Doggett St Newstead


Bringing together art, design and craft and promotes local craftsmanship into the global market, the not-for-profit organisation supports emerging talent and provides an online and retail outlet for crafters and designers.

381 Brunswick St Fortitude Valley

And that is just a taste of what is to be found in Fortitude Valley, come exploring in a sea of artist creativity, innovation and revolution.

M&A Apartments is just off James St in Fortitude Valley and puts you in the center of Brisbane art scene. The one and two bedroom skyline apartments have stunning views from your private balcony. Book your Fortitude Valley Apartment today.