The Incinerator Gallery offers a broad range of public programs and events throughout the year. These include monthly and seasonal workshops, artist talks, history tours and more.
We’re celebrating the world’s largest drawing festival, The Big Draw, through October, and invite you to take part in Free Range Drawing. This year’s theme ‘Drawn to Life’ is all about creativity for your health and well-being, so grab some sketching materials and get sketching! You will find a cart with drawing prompts, materials, paper…Read More
Join us for a tour of Moonee Valley’s community art exhibitions on our first ever Art Bus on Saturday, 30 November 2019, from 1pm–3.30pm.
Starting at Boadle Hall Community Gallery, and continuing to Crown Street Stables and Ascot Vale Library, this tour will include artist talks and give you the opportunity to learn about Moonee Valley’s exhibition spaces.Read More
Hospitality, Incinerator Gallery’s Summer Show, will celebrate the role of food in connecting people and communities.
Exploring local culinary specialities, producers and social enterprises this exhibition highlights our cultural ties to food and its role in creating shared values and a sense of belonging.Read More
Learn – Public Programs
Join Art Club presenter Gina Panebianco as she sheds a light on the creative practices, challenges and issues faced by some of Australia’s most inspiring artists and designers.
Enjoy the conversation, connect with creative thinkers and discover and rediscover great stories through art and culture.Read More
The longer we engage with an artwork the more we are able to think more deeply about it. We to notice increasing details and allow ourselves to fully experience works of art. This unhurried time improves our observation skills and as with other relaxation activities, like mindfulness and meditation, when done regularly provides a broad range of health and cognitive benefits. Sharing this activity with others helps deepen our appreciation of art and the people we are sharing it with.Read More
Learn – Studio Workshops
The Incinerator Gallery’s Studio Workshops are designed for adults wanting to learn new creative skills or further develop an existing one. We offer high quality art instruction in an encouraging studio classroom environment. Students of all abilities build their skills quickly through interactions with artist tutors and peers.
Bookings essential as class sizes are limited to small groups.
Workshops include all materials (unless stated otherwise).
Studio Workshops run for two hours each week over eight weeks.
Classes run in autumn, winter and spring aligning closely with school terms.
All classes are $260 for eight sessions.
Students will be introduced to the basic techniques and methods of fusing and slumping glass through a series of guided projects.
Glass artist Bethany Wheeler will explain different glass types, kiln forming techniques, safety in the studio, and how to cut sheet glass.Read More
Learn – Babies, Children & Teens
The Incinerator Gallery offers a range of workshops and programs for babies and children to attend with a care giver.
Artist and educator led workshops are designed for specific age groups and tailored to provide an experience catered to their developmental needs.
Using art as a catalyst for expressing thoughts, opinions and ideas this course focuses on engaging young people in issues that are real and important to them about the world they inhabit.Participants will engage in important dialogue and analysis about social issues for young people, including the role artists play in shaping dialogue and advocacy. Through a variety of art making processes, they will explore different art-making techniques, mediums, themes and ideas; learning how to lift their own ideas and transform them into art pieces that express the critical voices and thoughts of young people.Read More