Jan 122021

A gallery as part of a garden centre is a great way to bring art, and individually crafted products to a wide range of people who would not normally visit an art gallery, as well as giving local artists an outlet for their products.

We now have opportunities for a couple more exhibitions this year.  (Although we do have the proviso that we may need more flexibility with timing than usual ) Let us know your ideas for an interesting exhibition in this space. Or let us know if you would like to be part of a group exhibition, possibly loosely based on  the theme of  the river.

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Dec 032020

There are locally produced artworks in many other parts of Bulleen Art & Garden as well as the exhibitions in the Bolin Bolin Gallery. The following are examples of what you can find now, December 2020.

In the Shop Next to the Gallery

Ceramics by Jack Latti, Naoko Coghlan, Helen Sparrow, Manuela Bortot Continue reading »

Nov 022020

New sculpture by Nicola Hoyle

30 October to 29th November 2020 

An exhibition exploring shape and form, predominantly using steel.


This will be the first exhibition in the Bolin Bolin Gallery after lockdown.

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Sep 272020

Front of BAAG with Still Life I sculpture by Lachlan Plain, signage by Justin Purser, mural by Meredith Plain

BAAG is privileged to operate in one of the most culturally significant regions for art in Melbourne, often referred to as the Valley of the Arts. The two most important Australian art movements, the Heidelberg School and the Angry Penguins, originated in this area. Heide Museum of Modern Art, which is just across the park from BAAG is an iconic art venue.

BAAG has placed emphasis on the arts and creativity in response to this location, and also the passion of the proprietors and some staff for the arts. This has enabled us to develop a unique identity, atmosphere and experience at BAAG.

One way of furthering those aims is shown by incorporating an increasing array of artworks in the structural fabric of BAAG and adopting a creative approach everything that we do. Continue reading »