Bimblebox: art - science - nature is a multi art form exhibition focused on the Bimblebox Nature Refuge, its environmental, social and scientific significance and artists’ creative responses to this unique and threatened quintessential Australian landscape.
The exhibition includes a wide range of art forms, from conventional landscape painting and drawings to interactive sound sculptures, indigenous artifacts, installation and digital media. The exhibition is also supported by a 120 page digital catalogue and Education Kit.
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Bimblebox: art - science - nature is a touring exhibition partnered by Museums & Galleries Queensland and Redland Art Gallery in association with Bimblebox Nature Refuge. This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Ministry for the Arts’ Visions of Australia program, the Gordon Darling Foundation and proudly sponsored by Artfully, Tangible Media, Planet Boab Wotif.com, Platypus Graphics, artisan and At a Glance.
Tour Dates 2014
Redland Art Gallery, QLD: 18 May - 29 June 2014
Dogwood Crossing @ Miles, QLD: 25 July - 23 September 2014
Bunbury Regional Art Gallery, WA: 4 October - 23 November 2014
Flinders University City Gallery, SA: 5 December - 8 February 2015
Tour Dates 2015
South Coast Regional Arts Centre, Goolwa, SA: 17 February - 10 April 2015
Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, QLD: 18 April - 7 June 2015
Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum, QLD: 27 June - 15 August 2015
Rockhampton Art Gallery, QLD: 29 August - 11 October 2015
Artspace Mackay, QLD: 23 October - 6 December 2015
Tour Dates 2016
New England Regional Art Museum, NSW: 5 February - 24 April 2016
University Gallery Newcastle University: 4 May - 11 June 2016
Manly Art Gallery and Museum, NSW: 1 July - 4 September 2016
Logan Art Gallery, QLD: 14 October - 3 December 2016
Tour Dates 2017
Somerset Regional Art Gallery - The Condensery, QLD: 6 February – 26 March 2017
Banner image above: Jill Sampson, Vanishing Food Bowls (detail), 2013. Mixed media installation, wire, silk, thread, paper, wool, wood, plastic, steel, 600 x 1530 x 1060 mm. Photo: Carl Warner.