Visual Arts in the Valley

Visual Arts in the Valley 2020 is ON!!

Please join us in Australia’s most beautiful valley just two hours from Canberra and Sydney.

  • Kangaroo Valley Art Prize & Exhibition – curated exhibition of leading contemporary artists from Sydney, Canberra, around NSW and interstate – at the heritage Kangaroo Valley Hall transformed into a professional gallery
  • Salon of Local Artists – featuring the best of a vibrant community of established Valley artists
  • Satellite Gallery: King Street Gallery on William @Hive – exhibiting some of the stockroom of one of Sydney’s premier art galleries – at a new contemporary art space in the Valley
  • Kangaroo Valley Art Trail ­– a mini-trail of two premier studio-galleries within five-minutes’ drive from the village centre

Curator for the Art Prize Exhibition:Jane Cush – former director, Goulburn Regional Art Gallery

Curator for the Satellite Gallery:Rex Irwin – international art dealer, former director of Olson Irwin Gallery, Sydney

Judges:Prominent Sydney art gallery directors – Brenda May – owner/director, May Space – & Damien Minton – former owner/director, Damien Minton Gallery, Sydney

Viewing & Sales:Original contemporary artworks by Australian artists, including painting in any medium, drawing, printmaking, digital, photographic and video art, textile and fabric art, multi-media and new media. All artworks for viewing and sale at the Exhibitions and Galleries. Over 1,000 people at the previous Exhibition – 30% of artworks sold.

For more information, go to

  • Visual Arts in the Valley
    Kangaroo Valley NSW 2577
  • Dates

    October Long Weekend
    2-5 October 2020

    4 DAYS
    4 EVENTS
    4 VENUES

    Prize Money

    Kangaroo Valley Art Prize $6,000
    Highly commended $2,000
    Commended $1,000
    Total prize money $12,000

  • 0467 209 819