There are 2 Council owned Art Galleries on the Copper Coast.
The Ascot Building is located in Kadina's main street. The cultural centre serves the Copper Coast community with performing and visual art activities. The art gallery features artworks acquired through the Cornish Festival Art competitions and hosts many travelling exhibitions.
A lift services the second floor allowing people with disabilities to experience live performances in the theatre styled facility.
It is in close proximity to many community services and food outlets.
There is a community lounge with daily newspapers open 10am-4.30pm weekdays, and Saturday mornings from 9.30am-11.30am.
For information regarding the Exhibitions in the Ascot phone (08) 8821 2404 or click the link below.
The Moonta Gallery of the Arts is situated in Moonta's main street, inside the town hall. Featuring a variety of different exhibitions throughout the year, on a monthly rotation. There is guaranteed to be something for everyone's artistic tastes, and being located in the main street it is within walking distance of a wide variety of cafes and food outlets. Opening times vary, so please contact (08) 8825 1378 for further information or click the link below.
Besides the two Council owned galleries there are a variety of smaller privately owned galleries also on the Copper Coast
Chatswood Art Studio
Artist in Residence - Pat Brereton
Artist in residence Pat Brereton works in watercolour, pastel and other mediums. Drop in for a good old fashioned chat and cuppa with Pat and Colin. The studio is filled with beautiful pieces of artwork and Pat also specialises in framing her paintings.
|Further Information||40 Moyle Street
Kadina SA 5554
Home: 08 8821 4304
Picturesque Framing and Gallery
Kadina's own Gallery of fine artwork by artists who live on the Yorke Peninsula
The gallery boasts a range of artwork to suit all tastes and decor. From grand to petite; oils, acrylic, pastels and watercolours. Notable, award winning artists' works on show.
As well, there are many unframed artworks and photos which make wonderful gifts, great for travellers or just to store away to frame and show another day.
The gallery stocks an exstensive range of Art Spectrum paints, pastels, brushes, canvas, pencils, paper, mediums, easels and many other art needs. As well as having gift ideas and starter kits for those keen to have a go.
The custom framing service is done to the highest of professional standards. All materials and methods used are of conservation quality and the proprietors, Ray and Ros Woodfield, can recommend archival materials for all works of value. They also cater to those wanting their old pictures and frames restored or reframed, even gold leaf gilded.
You are welcome to come and visit the working gallery.
Opening Times: Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm
: Sat 9am-12.30pm
After hours visits are welcome by appointment.
|Further Information||Dingo Street
Phone: 08 8821 3822 Mobile: 0428 242 256
Northern Yorke Peninsula Art Group
Art for sale by local artists
NYP ART GROUP AT MOONTA - ALL WELCOME!
The NYP Art Group meets weekly on Tuesdays 9.30am in the art rooms at the rear of the Uniting Church in Moonta opposite Queens Park. They run workshops, hold exhibitions, run a gallery at Moonta Town Hall on long weekends and even have art camps! Members range from experienced professionals to beginners and use a variety of mediums.
Interested in joining the group? Contact Deirdre Edwards on 0411 019 879.
The art room is also a Gallery showcasing members works. Regular yearly exhibitions and ongoing arts activities. New members and visitors are most welcome welcome to visit, see the artists at work and join them for a chat and a hot cuppa.
|Further Information||Moonta Uniting Church
Moonta SA 5558
Mobile: 0411 019 879
Henriette's Art Studio and Gallery
Henriette has been painting for nine years using acrylics, pastels or oils and specialises in Outdoor Art on metal for patios or entertainment areas.
Henriette has been painting for over ten years using acrylics, pastels or oils and specialises in Outdoor Art on metal for patios or entertainment areas.
Her work is on display at the Moonta Doctors' Surgery and the Queen Square Art Gallery .
Henriette has won several prizes at shows and Exhibitions. Her painting 'Mother Theresa' was one of 12 chosen from an exhibition in Port Pirie to travel South Australia.
Henriette's Art Studio/Gallery is open most weekends or by appointment. Please phone 0417 886 090 for further details.
|Further Information||11 Cambridge Street
Phone: 0417 886 090
The Art Spot Gallery
Paintings by local artist Roy Purcell
Paintings by Local Artist Roy Purcell
Open Monday - Friday 9am-5pm
|Further Information||11 Wales Street
Phone: 08 8823 3859
All of the above galleries are part of the Yorke Peninsula Art Trail. For a map of the trail and information about the different venues please download the following file:
ARTS & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
ROTARY MARKETS WANT BUSKERS, ARTISTS, PERFORMERS ... ANYONE CREATIVE!
Registrations of interest are now being taken for performers and stall holders for the monthly Rotary markets held in Victoria Square. If you are a local artist or group who wish to be involved please contact 0447 768 297