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Artists on View

Artists on View


Artists on View is presented by The City of Greater Bendigo and Bendigo Venues & Events (BV&E) to support local artists presenting new work in Dudley House, The Engine Room or Bendigo Bank Theatre.

The program provides venue access, technical support and assistance with promotion.

Artists on View is open to individual artists and arts groups living, working or studying primarily in the City of Greater Bendigo.

Applications are open twice a year.

For guidelines and to apply go to


2021 - 2022 program

(Details to be updated throughout the year)

Dudley House

Kerry Brown: Immersion 20/20*   

yellow interior with text "Immersion 20/20"  20 January to 2 February, 10am-3pm





Iain Wilson: Random thoughts*    

Iain Wilson abstract artwork

   9 to 18 April, Open daily 10am-5pm
   Opening Saturday 10 April, 2pm
   Exhibition of recent paintings.




Melanie Thoren: Narcissus Herself

Melanie Thoren image of face

   23 April to 2 May, Wednesday-Sunday 11am-4pm
   (closed Monday and Tuesday)
   A new exhibition from Melanie Thoren






Lauren Starr and Sarah Wallace-Smith: Memento Mori

Laurens star image including skull  21 May to 30 May, Opening times - to be confirmed

  Memento Mori is Latin for ‘remember that you die’. Death makes our lives important and meaningful, it creates priority, and gives us the perspective to focus on what is important in our lives. Paintings and fine art photographs exploring the role of death in our lives.





Andre Sardone: Steele Life

Photograph of bird on sculpture

   June 19-27 (Closed on Monday 21st) 10am -4pm 
   Official Opening and celebration - Saturday June 19 at 5;30pm. Doors open at 3pm.
   Artworks by sculptor Andre Sardone and photographer Bridget Finch. A collaboration between innovative imagination and perceptive observation. Exploring the places where art, the discarded and nature intertwine.
   It will also include a separate installation called ‘Shimmer' - an installation of explorative whimsical kinetic sculpture made from recycled materials, created by Andre Sardone.




Anastasia Maher*

Anastasia Maher black and white photograph

   16 July to 25 July / 16 September to 27 September, 11:30 to 4:00 weekdays and 10:30-4:30 weekends
   (re-scheduled from February 2021)
   Anastasia Maher is a photographic exploration of Victorian land and the people, and places time has forgotten.






poster with black backfround, 5 small images and the work SPACE written in the middle   8 October to 17 October, 11am- 4pm (Closed Monday 11 Oct) 

   SPACE: a group show exploring what SPACE means to each artist and represented through paintings, illustrations, photography, mixed media , weaving and more ….created by Lorraine Brigdale, Sharon Greenaway, Maggie MacCathie , Maree Tonkin and Lauren Starr 





Julie Andrews: Liminal Landscapes

Oil painting with grey waterfall and moon shapes   19 November to 28 November (Dates and opening hours TBC)
   The liminal landscape is an exhibition of atmospheric, abstracted and subtle oil paintings of journeys real and imagined that take the viewer to a space between, a twilight time, where dreams and memories reside and anything can happen.)





Fiona Gladigau: Trees and Her

Abstract painting with images of faces   7 January to 21 January, 2022
   Artworks that showcase the relationships, loneliness, isolation, and human emotion within the imagery, and through the application of mixed medium materials.
   It is an opportunity for the viewer to unpack the layers and textures, and interact with each individual story.






Bendigo Bank Theatre

Duo Allegrezza: Spanish Escapades for Flute and Guitar*

Two women sitting on a step one has a flute and one has a guitar   Date TBC
  Tickets from GoTix
  Drawing on the rich  musical traditions of Spain and Latin America Duo Allegrezza - Jenny Gogolin (flute) and Anne Begg (guitar) will present a program of works by iconic composers such as Ibert, Villa Lobus, Piazzolla and others.



Katie Kim - Beautiful Minds*

Woman with flute and yellow dress, woman with cell and man in black shirt and jacket   5:00 PM on 24 April 2022
   Tickets from GoTix
   Katie collaborates with MSO cellist Miranda Brockman and an award-winning pianist Kenji Fujimura to celebrate Spring season and present a diverse program of chamber music for flute, cello and piano.




Orpheus Trio with Merlyn Quaife

Outside images feature three people with violin and cello on hilldside with woman singing, wearing evening dress in the middle   2:00 PM on 6 November 2022
   Tickets from GoTix
   The Orpheus Piano Trio with soprano Merlyn Quaife perform the Shostakovich settings of poetry by Alexander Blok Op. 127 as well as works by Gordon Kerry, Elena Chats-Kernin and the beautiful Vocalise by Rachmaninov.




* - exhibitions and performance re-scheduled from the 2020 Artists on View program

Image: Kerry Brown Immersion 20/20

BV&E acknowledges the Dja Dja Wurrung and Taungurung Peoples as the traditional custodians of the lands where our venues stand and where we share stories through art and culture.

We acknowledge and pay respect to their Elders past present and emerging.