Open Weekend 2019
TarraWarra Museum of Art’s popular Open Weekend returns on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 March 2019 with two days of free Museum entry and a jam-packed program of creative workshops, a Makers’ Market featuring Yarra Ranges artists, live painting performances by Ash Keating, music, pop-up tours and more!
Be inspired by our latest exhibitions starring Tracey Moffatt and Katie West, and grab food and drinks from our food truck hub, all amongst the leafy surrounds of the Museum grounds.
Be a part of the action:
> a Makers’ Market with 25 local artists, makers and designers selling their wares, from ceramics and jewellery to children’s fashion, textiles and prints
> live painting performances by Melbourne-based artist Ash Keating who will turn a 12-metre long billboard into a vibrant, site-responsive outdoor artwork
> join Katie West for a cup of river mint tea inside her latest exhibition Clearing
> FREE landscape sketching workshops
> FREE drop-by creative workshops for children
> FREE entry to solo exhibitions by Tracey Moffatt and Katie West, as well as a TarraWarra Collection exhibition featuring Russell Drysdale, Rosalie Gascoigne, William Delafield Cook and Louise Hearman among others
> FREE pop-up Museum tours
> FREE live music
> plus food trucks and drinks available on site or bring along a picnic!
Open Weekend 2019 is a free, family-friendly event. All welcome, all weekend; no bookings required!
And if you want to sit back and enjoy the day without the hassle of driving, be sure to check out The Makers Trail – a curated day of arty experiences that lets you explore TarraWarra Museum of Art’s Open Weekend 2019 and Dandenong Ranges Open Studios 2019 with a fuss-free, full-day bus tour of both events. Visit openstudios.org.au for further information and bookings.