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3 March, 2017 —
From 1 April to 4 June 2017, Shepparton Art Museum (SAM) presents FRESHWATER, an exhibition that considers how water reflects ecological, cultural, political and economic realities.
1 February, 2017 —
Shepparton Art Museum (SAM) is delighted to announce the five shortlisted artists who will present new artworks in the 2017 Sidney Myer Fund Australian Ceramic Award (SMFACA). The Award celebrates and promotes contemporary Australian artists working in the ceramic medium. With $50,000 in prize money, the SMFACA cements its place as the premier Australian acquisitive ceramic art award.
3 January, 2017 —
Shepparton Art Museum (SAM) is proud to launch the SAM Program for January to April this week. Showcasing four jam-packed months ahead, the SAM Program outlines temporary exhibitions, upcoming workshops, talks and other special events, as well as everyday offerings for all to enjoy.
14 December, 2016 —
from January 28 to March 19 2017
2 December, 2016 —
Friday 10 December to Sunday 15 January, 2017
1 December, 2016 —
Leading up to Christmas receive 10% of at the SAM shop each Friday.
28 November, 2016 —
SAM festive season opening hours.
25 November, 2016 —
Drawing Wall #25: Elizabeth Gower will be on display until Sunday 12 February, 2017.
4 November, 2016 —
Ironwood totem carvings have been donated to SAM collection through a major Cultural Bequest.
26 October, 2016 —
Entries for SAM’s (Shepparton Art Museum) 2017 Sidney Myer Fund Australian Ceramic Award (SMFACA) will open online Thursday 27 October 2016, with a $50,000 prize awarded to one of five shortlisted Australian artists.
25 October, 2016 —
Five architectural teams have been chosen to develop concept designs for the new SAM design competition in Shepparton.
23 September, 2016 —
In 1976, Aussie rockers AC/DC toured twice to Shepparton. Now, 40 years later the Shepparton Art Museum (SAM) will salute this historic moment with a major survey show by the devout Buddhist rock ‘n’ roll inspired artist, Nell.
31 August, 2016 —
24 August, 2016 —
Darren Wardle is the 24th artist to feature on the Shepparton Art Museum (SAM) Drawing Wall this week (22 - 26 August 2016).
22 August, 2016 —
Congratulations to Gallery Kaiela Artists, Jack Anselmi and Cynthia Hardie, Yorta Yorta (VIC), the 2016 ICAA recipients.
5 August, 2016 —
Join SAM for a series of cultural events over August and September
2 August, 2016 —
2016 ICAA to open on Saturday 6 August.
25 July, 2016 —
This week will see the installation of new work in Shepparton Art Museum’s Showcase cabinet by popular ceramic artist, Bridget Bodenham.
25 July, 2016 —
SAM is delighted to announce that the newly acquired Tent Hill Gully, by Albert Namatjira is now on show. This recent donation from Carrillo Gantner AO, SAM Foundation board member and Chairman of the Sidney Myer Fund Foundation is the first in a line of new acquisitions that will be on display throughout the duration of 80/80: Eighty Years of SAM, The Collection exhibition on the New Acquisitions wall.
22 July, 2016 —
Greater Shepparton City Council is inviting Expressions of Interest (EOI) from suitably qualified and experienced architects who are interested in developing concept designs for the proposed new Shepparton Art Museum (SAM) on a site adjacent to Victoria Park Lake, Shepparton.
18 July, 2016 —
SAM Local Spotlight 10 December 2016 to 15 January 2017
15 July, 2016 —
Showcase #10 Vanessa Lucas Saturday 30 April to Sunday 24 July
24 June, 2016 —
What’s news with the SAM project?
14 June, 2016 —
Pledge $10 million towards the construction of a new SAM if the Coalition is retuned to government in next month’s federal election.
31 May, 2016 —
Welcome John Head.
20 May, 2016 —
And brings the scents of Shepparton to SAM
16 May, 2016 —
Join SAM for a Tofu Banquet dinner - SOLD OUT
13 May, 2016 —
Simone Slee is the next artist to feature on the SAM Drawing Wall.
6 May, 2016 —
A new series is designed to give current students looking to undertake a career in the arts the opportunity to hear from local young arts professionals about their pathway in the arts.
6 May, 2016 —
Exhibit at SAM in December 2016