Riddoch Art Gallery is South Australia's largest and oldest regional gallery. Composing of three galleries hosting a variety of exhibitions to appeal to a broad range of the community and the travelling public. Students and researchers also regularly use the permanent collection of some two thousand artworks for individual study.
The Main Gallery and Margaret Scott Galleries feature significant exhibitions curated from the collection, or major touring exhibitions from national cultural institutions such as the National Gallery of Australia, the Australian War Memorial and the Art Gallery of South Australia.
The Cathleen Edkins Community Gallery hosts exhibitions featuring the work of regional and emerging artists, as well as displays from community groups and local schools.
There is also a Gallery Gift Shop where you can purchase handmade arts and crafts as well as novelty gift items.
Main Gallery and Margaret Scott Gallery: The Patient curated by Bec Dean
The Patient exhibition
The Patient examines the embodied experience of the artist as medical patient and the medical patient as living subject in contemporary art.
Ingrid Bachmann; Guy Ben-Ary with Nathan Thompson, Andrew Fitch, Douglas Bakkum, Stuart Hodgetts, Mike Edel; John A Douglas; Bob Flanagan & Sheree Rose; Brenton Heath-Kerr; Carol Jerrems; Eugenie Lee; David McDiarmid; ORLAN; Helen Pynor; Jo Spence; Tim Wainwright & John Wynne.
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Cathleen Edkins Gallery: Future - Future? By Keith Armstrong
Future Future exhibition
This project builds strongly on Keith Armstrong’s long history of work at the intersection of media arts practice and socially and ecologically engaged practices.
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Riddoch Opening Hours
Monday to Friday 10:00am - 5:00pmSaturday and Sunday 10:00am - 3:00pm and most public holidays
Riddoch Art Gallery at the Main Corner 1 Bay Road, Mount Gambier South Australia(Corner of Bay Road (Riddoch Highway) and Commercial Street East)
PO Box 56, Mount Gambier SA 5290
Phone (08) 8721 2563