Ararat Regional Art Gallery

Ararat Regional Art Gallery was established in 1968 and since that time has established a unique place in Australia’s visual arts world for its commitment to presenting and collecting textile and fibre art. 

The gallery holds arguably the most comprehensive textile and fibre-based art collection of in Australia, representing work from the early 1970s through to today.  The gallery’s dedication to celebrating excellence, innovation and diversity in contemporary textile and fibre art practice has made it a beacon for lovers of textiles from around the world.

The gallery’s changing exhibition program features the work of artists, especially those working with textiles, alongside major touring exhibitions and exhibitions with a distinctively local flavor.

A range of exciting programs and workshops are also offered for both adults and children.

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