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Public Programs

Logan Art Gallery offers an extensive range of inspirational and educational public programs including guided tours, artist's and curator's talks, exhibition openings, artist-led and educational practical workshops, and special events. All events are free. People of all ages can become actively involved in activities, debate and discussion through participation and interaction.

The gallery is seeking to expand our database of artists and arts professionals to conduct public programs. If you are interested, complete the online Expression of Interest or download, print and submit a hard copy Expression of Interest form to the gallery.

Practical art workshops

Get creative and participate in practical art workshops at the gallery. View current workshops in our Public Programs brochure What's On (PDF 2555 KB). All workshops require booking on (07) 3412 5519 or email artgallery@logan.qld.gov.au

Logan Artworkers Networking Events (LANE)

How to get your artwork into a gallery

Saturday 3 September, 2pm to 4pm

Three speakers discuss how to succeed in getting an exhibition in regional, commercial and community spaces. Logan artist Nicola Hooper provides an insight into approaching regional and commercial galleries, Judy Constable talks about exhibition opportunities at the Able Gallery at Logan Artists Association and Logan Art Gallery Exhibitions Officer Sophie Chapman will explain the process for applying for an exhibition at Logan Art Gallery.
Light refreshments will be served so bookings are essential by Thursday 1 September on 3412 5519 or email
artgallery@logan.qld.gov.au

Gigs in the Gallery

Local teen bands and musicians

Saturday 8 October, 1pm to 4pm
In conjunction with Artwaves 2016 Logan Art Gallery presents a showcase of musical talent. Join us at the gallery from 1pm for live entertainment until 4pm. Please email artgallery@logan.qld.gov.au or phone 3412 5519 to book your place.

Floor talks

Regular floor talks by artists and curators are conducted during each round of exhibitions at Logan Art Gallery.

Curator’s floor talk: with Beth Jackson, curator of Bimblebox: art - science - nature

Friday 14 October, 5.30pm

Bimblebox: art - science - nature focusses on the Bimblebox Nature Refuge, its environmental, social, and scientific significance and an artist group’s creative response to their experience of this unique and threatened environment. Bimblebox: art - science - nature is a touring exhibition partnered by Museums and Galleries Queensland and Redland Art Gallery in association with Bimblebox Nature Refuge.

Art + Dementia Program

Art + Dementia is a discussion-based tour of works of art to provide intellectual stimulation and social inclusion for people with dementia and their companions. Facilitated by our trained volunteers, the participants are encouraged to contribute knowledge, engage in interpretation, express emotions and recall memories. Involvement  in this nationwide program has been shown to increase well-being and quality of life for participants. If you or someone you know would benefit from this program, please contact Logan Art Gallery on 3412 5519 or via email artgallery@logan.qld.gov.au

Group bookings

Large groups are encouraged to call and inform us of their intended visit. Logan Art Gallery staff will provide free tours to interested groups booking at least a week in advance of their visit, and groups can also book practical activities to further enhance their visit.

  • Group bookings from schools, community or social groups are most welcome.
  • Any age or level of ability can be accommodated.
  • Session times and length of sessions can be tailored to suit your needs when booking.
  • After school activities can be arranged for specific group visits.
  • School holiday workshops are a regular part of our programming.
  • Practical workshop sessions cover a variety of themes.

All workshops are free, but bookings are essential.

For more information or make a booking, telephone (07) 3412 5519.