Ringwood Art Society

Julie Fenton, Still life with pears, 2017, acrylic on canvas
Image: Julie Fenton, Still life with pears, 2017, acrylic on canvas

Artist of the Year

Exhibition dates: 24 September to 19 October

The Artist of the Year is an annual exhibition by Ringwood Art Society. The exhibition is a showcase of new works by artists from the group. Entrants are invited to submit three artworks in two different mediums, and in each of the three subject categories: Portrait, life study and landscape.

Exhibition opening

Join us for the opening of 'Artist of the Year' at Maroondah Access Gallery on Thursday 27 September 6pm to 8pm.

The exhibition will be opened by the Mayor of Maroondah, Cr Nora Lamont, and the winner of the 2018 Artist of the Year will be announced by the judge, Alan Close, at the launch. Alan is a highly respected artist/Illustrator and President of the Whitehorse Arts Association with over forty years experience in fine art, design, photography, illustration, and mural art.

RSVP to the opening: or phone 9298 4553.

Rain, Hail, Shine

Exhibition dates: 22 October to 23 November

At the end of each year, the final exhibition by Ringwood Art Society highlights the range of talents of its members – this year called, Rain, Hail, Shine. The exhibition is open to all Ringwood Art Society members, and provides members an opportunity for them to show-off their skill as they explore new styles and mediums

About the Ringwood Art Society

logoFrom the inaugural meetings held in members houses in 1966 the Ringwood Art Society has greatly expanded and since 2015 has called Maroondah Federation Estate home. Ringwood Art Society has flourished in the vibrant community surrounds and in addition to forthcoming exhibitions at Maroondah Access Gallery, they are continually refreshing their pop-up exhibition in the ‘Lifestyle Gallery’ hallway at Maroondah Federation Estate.

Maroondah Access Gallery

Monday to Friday 9 to 5pm
Closed weekends and public holidays