Category: Events

Five facts about Meredith Earls

Five facts about Meredith Earls

I live in Melbourne, however I spent my childhood growing up in Ocean Grove. I still feel happiest when I’m at the beach. I’m trained as a graphic designer and I currently work as Design Director at a Melbourne based design studio. Our studio works on strategic design projects within the built environment. Everyday we... Read more
Five facts about Natalie Anderson

Five facts about Natalie Anderson

I live in a very old, tiny farmhouse in the Barrabool hills which six months ago had subversive graffiti all over the internal walls, fungus growing in the kitchen floor and pine needles falling through the roof! My studio is in a 1970’s  ‘sleep out’ addition on the back of the farmhouse which, thanks to... Read more
Christina Darras / Dutch Blue

Christina Darras / Dutch Blue

“Dutch Blue is a body of work that includes paintings and aquarelles using only one colour, the ultramarine blue. Ultramarine blue or Dutch Blue, or Delphi Blue, is a pigment, a colour with great potential and qualities. It can be very transparent and light, it can also be very dense, compact and covering. It can be... Read more
Sou’ West Expeditions / Group Exhibition

Sou’ West Expeditions / Group Exhibition

The seed for this collaborative exhibition was planted in Winter 2017 when Ren and Mickey made the journey through Southwest Victoria to Ben’s Rosebrook property and studio. The landscape was dark and moody, (just the way they like it) and the artistic collaboration fuelled a creative exploration. Using this beautiful scenery as inspiration and seeing... Read more
Tarli Glover / My Place

Tarli Glover / My Place

“The body of work created for My Place continues to reflect my interest in the regional landscapes of the central and western plains of Victoria, the familiar environments that I have lived, my whole life in. My country, my land, my place has left a powerful and lasting impression on the aesthetics of my work,... Read more
Boom Super Saturday & Final Openings

Boom Super Saturday & Final Openings

Join us next Saturday Dec 9th for our first “Super Saturday”. In conjunction with Boom Makers and Neighbour Geelong, a fun and timely option for Christmas Shopping with a design market, discounts in the gallery stockroom, festive food & drink and kids activities. Also the opening of our final 2 exhibitions for 2017, a great... Read more
Ellie Malin / Electric Earth

Ellie Malin / Electric Earth

Ellie Malin is a Melbourne based artist working predominantly in relief woodblock printing and experimenting in painting, installations and collaborative projects. Her bold, visceral artworks reflect an intuitive approach to image making where colours and form construct the landscape. Her artworks are inspired by a love for travel, memories, and also from the most meaningful... Read more
Abstracted Conversations – Upcoming event

Abstracted Conversations – Upcoming event

Please join The Rogue Academy for a round-table conversation over coffee, to be held at Boom Gallery on Saturday 9th July, 10am – 12 noon. Abstracted Conversations takes, as a starting point, the current abstract works of Emily Besser and Vanessa Oter, and uses the last day of their exhibition to ignite further discussions on the idea of abstraction in art, and... Read more
New shows from Ngaio Lenz, Chelsea Gustafsson and Ingrid Daniell

New shows from Ngaio Lenz, Chelsea Gustafsson and Ingrid Daniell

We are so happy to have three incredible solo exhibitions from three amazing women up at the moment! To see a full set of images and read artists statements for each exhibition click here. Below are some photos from the opening last week and general install shots. These shows will be up until June 4.Read more
Hanging Week!

Hanging Week!

Hanging week is always fun with new work coming into the gallery and being installed. Often the artists work alongside gallery director Ren Inei in the process. Three new exhibitions are being installed currently with the opening this Friday night.Read more
Conversations at Boom

Conversations at Boom

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William Buckley Play at Boom

William Buckley Play at Boom

We are excited to have this great one-man-show coming to Boom to coincide with our William Buckley: Belonging exhibition. To book click here. The Go-Between: William Murrungurk Buckley tracks the epic adventure of a convict’s escape in 1803 from the farthest out- post of the British Empire – Sullivan Bay (Sorrento) on Port Phillip, and explores... Read more
William Buckley – Upcoming Exhibition

William Buckley – Upcoming Exhibition

We are really excited for Boom’s major exhibition for 2016 – William Buckley: Belonging. This show will feature work from local artists Cricket Saleh, Deb Fisher, Viktor Cebergs, Natalie Anderson, Shelley McKenzie & Ren Inei. Each artist has been invited to respond to the story, myth and legend of William Buckley. What it meant for... Read more
Andrea Shaw / Doorways

Andrea Shaw / Doorways

“The inspiration for the artworks within this exhibition was as the title suggests. The different, shapes, sizes, colours and patterns found on doorways and building facades served as a starting point for layouts and colour explorations. Doorways aims to explore different view points; simpler constructed layouts representing doors/ facades and exterior aspects and more detailed... Read more
Julia Trybala / Even Ravel

Julia Trybala / Even Ravel

Even Ravel is Julia Trybala’s second solo show at Boom Gallery, following on from her 2014 exhibition Beginners. The works are displayed on paper and panel using primarily acrylic paint, ink and graphite. Through these works, Trybala has created a juxtaposition of imagery that simultaneously encompass delicate pattern-work alongside bold shapes, forms and symbols. With... Read more

Upcoming Workshops at Boom Workroom

We are excited to have local artists Fiona McDonald, Chelsea Gustafsson and Amanda Carson sharing their skills and knowledge in some inspiring workshops. We have had such a great response in previous sessions, no experience or art knowledge required – come along, get creative and have fun!Read more
Boom Fiesta Friday

Boom Fiesta Friday

Hello! just wanting to flag an upcoming event with you! But first we want to express our thanks for your ongoing support of our business! The Boom ride has been a wonderful mix of celebrations and challenges, common to most small businesses…and it is the support of people like you that have had a significantly... Read more

Boom’s VCE Folio Expansion Course 2015

VCE Folio Expansion Course / BOOM Gallery / 2015 Boom Gallery announces an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic VCE art and design students to widen their knowledge and practical experience of the visual arts. * Develop and broaden your emerging arts practice through a series of art projects and tasks. * Engage with current specialists from... Read more