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METROPOLIS CHRISTMAS SHOW

Open now until Christmas Eve!


Original works of art make lasting gifts, so get into gear for Christmas with the Metropolis Gallery Christmas Show! Stunning collections of affordable, smaller drawings, paintings and etchings, exquisite art glass and unique, designer jewellery - you’ll find something special for as little as $40 to $400 and of course upward from there!

NEW!! As well as a great selection of original etchings and engravings by Michael Leunig, we now have some of Michael's best known images available as hand-signed, archival inkjet prints on high quality art paper.

Glass artists Philip Stokes, Amanda Louden, Brian Hirst, James McMurtrie, Keith Rowe and Denizen always attract attention close to Christmas, and exquisite jewellery by Darylle Kelly, Jura Reilly and Marnie Buckwell or hand-crafted timber jewellery boxes by Stan Branch are a must-see for anyone searching for that special gift.

The Christmas Show runs right up till Christmas Eve. Metropolis Gallery is conveniently located at 64 Ryrie Street Geelong. Weekdays 9am - 5pm and Saturday 10am – 4pm.

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Art Money Metropolis Gallery

METROPOLIS GALLERY is now offering Art Money

We can now offer our customers and easy way to pay for their artwork over time!

Art Money helps you enjoy art, support local artists and galleries and contributes to the long-term sustainability of Australian art and culture.

Interest free loans are available for artworks priced from $635 to $30,000. After paying a 10% deposit, you can take your artwork home and pay the remaining balance over 9 months, interest free.

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Miriam Innes is best known for her bold and dynamic, large charcoal drawings executed on canvas. The exaggerated perspective and tonal precision in her pieces demands attention with its starkness and strength, the work is produced utilising the most elemental material, Charcoal.

Innes completed a bachelor degree in fine arts in her home country, Ireland in 2003. Since then she’s travelled worldwide and spent time in Australia, Asia; U.S. Europe; and the Middle East, drawing on cities' respective architectures for inspiration. On returning from Dubai in 2011 Innes paused on her professional practice to concentrate on the care of her own young family.

July 2016 Innes began the “Spheres+Grids” series of work; it was the catalyst to the return of her studio practice.  She was finalist in Clayton Utz QLD Art Award QLD and successfully participated in the Rio Tinto Martin Hanson Memorial Art Awards at Gladstone Regional Art Gallery and Museum and has executed a number of private commissions so far this year.

She continues to push the limits of her medium, mastering and controlling its yielding disposition to produce her dynamic charcoal pieces.


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Upcoming:

Metropolis Summer Salon

7 January - 28 February

Metropolis Gallery will kick off the New Year with a salon-style exhibition of gallery artists featuring Adrian Lockhart, Miriam Innes, Symon Petkovich, Sisca Verwoert, Steve Salo, Mark Cairns, Heather Stewart and Susan Sutton and Lucy Hardy! Also on offer are some fine collectable works by Rick Amor, Charles Blackman, Sybil Craig, Graham Fransella, David Larwill, Michael Leunig, Lionel Lindsay, John Olsen, Marco Luccio, Lloyd Rees, and Eric Thake.

Emma Ruby Armstrong Porter printmaking
Adrian Lockhart

Greg Harrison printmaking
Stella Clark


Geelong Picture Framers at Metropolis Gallery



Geelong Picture Framers is a busy custom-framing workshop located upstairs at Metropolis Gallery. We specialise in the conservation framing of paintings and works on paper, sentimental family treasures and memorabilia. We stretch canvases and also frame everything from posters and paintings to football jumpers and other 3D objects.

We’ll help select a frame that not only enhances the work: it’s important that the frame, matt, backing board and glass help to preserve it for many years to come.

Geelong Picture Framers turns your pictures into art!

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Open Times 9 5 weekdays, 10 4 Saturday