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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 (PDF 44 KB) 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 (PDF 2984 KB) All workshops require booking on (07) 3412 5519 or email artgallery@logan.qld.gov.au

Music in the Gallery

Lecia Louise
Saturday 20 February, 2pm to 3.30pm
Solo performance by guitarist/singer/songwriter Lecia Louise, who writes alternative rock music with flavours of blues, jazz and folk. Followed by light refreshments. The event is free but bookings are essential by Thursday 18 February on 3412 5519 or email artgallery@logan.qld.gov.au

Mundy-Turner
Saturday 19 March, 2pm to 3.30pm
Cath Mundy and Jay Turner celebrate 20 years of collaboration in this intimate concert of original songs old and new,
including items from Billy Buckett and Queensland Music Festival's Under This Sky. Light refreshments will be served. The event is free but bookings are essential by Thursday 17 March on 3412 5519 or email artgallery@logan.qld.gov.au

Floor talks

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

Director's floortalk: Tara Morelos
Friday 26 February at 5.30pm, prior to the exhibition opening
Join dLux Media Art Director Tara Morelos as she discusses Scanlines. The first of its kind, Scanlines is a comprehensive group exhibition with an education focus that surveys the heritage of new media art in Australia since the 1980s.

Artist’s floor talk: Judy Watson
Friday 8 April, 5.30pm, prior to the exhibition opening
Join exhibiting artist Judy Watson of the Waanyi people who will talk about her work in My Country, I Still Call Australia Home: Contemporary Art from Black Australia, a  Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art touring exhibition.

Logan Artworkers Networking Events (LANE)

Calling all artists, writers, musicians, performers, dancers and designers! LANE is a networking opportunity for artists to get together and discuss and debate issues of interest. LANE is free to attend and is usually held on the second Saturday of each month at 2pm. It has become an informal gathering for professional development and networking over coffee and cake. From professional arts practitioners to people simply interested in the arts, all are invited to attend.

Introduction to grant writing
Saturday 5 March, 10am to 12noon
Location: Beenleigh Library
Find out what funding opportunities are available and how to give yourself the best chance of winning that grant. If you are interested in applying for Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) support then this event will be of particular interest to you. Bookings are essential by Thursday 3 March via the Beenleigh Library on 3412 4130 or book online at loganlibraries.org/events_calendar Please note change of location.

Looking back, looking forward
Saturday 2 April, 2pm to 4pm
Location: Logan Art Gallery
Come along and share with like-minded creatives your reflections on past art practices and/or your vision for the
future. Bring a sample of your work to show and tell, and support fellow arts workers at this informal networking
event. Light refreshments will be served so bookings are essential by Thursday 31 March on 3412 5519 or email
artgallery@logan.qld.gov.au

If you are an arts practitioner and would like to be involved in this exciting program of events, please phone the Cultural Services Projects Officer on (07) 3412 5426.

Creative Art Markets at Logan Art Gallery

Saturday 30 April, 10am to 2pm

Enjoy the  creative markets outside Logan Art Gallery. Individual stall holders present their unique handmade
wares, including crafts, clothes, jewellery and sweets, plus food and drink. Pop into the Logan Art Gallery’s store for a locally created contemporary gift or collectable. The Markets are an ideal place to buy your Mother’s day gifts.
All welcome

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.