Bundoora Homestead Art Centre

A: 7 Prospect Hill Dr, Wurundjeri Country/Bundoora, VIC Australia

P: +61 3 9496 1060

E: bundoorahomestead@darebin.vic.gov.au

W: arts.darebin.vic.gov.au/Arts-venues/Bundoora-Homestead-Art-Centre

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre is the public art gallery for the City of Darebin, in Melbourne’s north. Housed in a Queen Ann style mansion, it is a centre for contemporary art, ideas, a public garden and café, on Wurundjeri Woi wurrung Country.

Responsive to the complex history of the site, Bundoora Homestead Art Centre provides a space for discussion around the key concerns of our times through the work of local, national, and international artists. The gallery’s exhibitions, collection and public programs are intended to be of interest and educational value to our wide-ranging audiences. Bundoora Homestead’s mission is to deliver experiences with art and culture that inspire, challenge and empower its community.

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre provides accessibility through a lift, has on-site car parking and is situated within a 10 minute walk to public transport.

AWARDS

The Darebin Art Prize and A1 Darebin Art Salon community prize are held at Bundoora Homestead Art Centre on alternating years.

The A1 Darebin Art Salon is a celebration of art, creativity and expression within our community. Artists who live, work or study in the City of Darebin are invited to present a new artwork in this much-loved biennial exhibition.

The Darebin Art Prize is a biennial multi-medium award for excellence in contemporary visual art. Artists from across Australia are represented in this major exhibition which includes a $10,000 acquisitive prize and $1,000 People’s Choice Award.

FACILITIES

  • Cafe
  • Gallery shop
  • Historic building
  • Onsite parking
  • Parklands
  • Wheelchair access
  • Workshops & classes

Featured image: Bundoora Homestead Art Centre, Healing Practices (installation view), 2019, curated by Rachel Ciesla, mentored by Emily Cormack. Courtesy: the artist and Bundoora Homestead Art Centre, Bundoora. 

FEATURED STORIES AND EXHIBITIONS

Group Exhibition: In a restless world like this is

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents a group exhibition curated by Chantelle Mitchell and Jaxon Waterhouse.

Andy Villanueva: Transitory Story

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents works by Andy Villanueva.

Group Exhibition: An obscuring of self – a veil between yours and theirs

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents a group exhibition, curated by Jemima Lucas.

Group Exhibition: Darebin Art Prize 2024

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents the Darebin Art Prize 2024.

Group Exhibition: Nimbostratus

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents a group exhibition of works by the Nimbus studio.

Louise Meuwissen: Of Earth and Ether (Flowers never bend)

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents work by Louise Meuwissen.

Group Exhibition: Us Mob

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents a group exhibition.

Group Exhibition: A1 Darebin Art Salon 2023

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents a group exhibition, The A1 Darebin Art Salon 2023.

Group exhibition: A Fragile Beauty

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents a group exhibition.

Made/Worn-Australian Contemporary Jewellery: Group Exhibition

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents a group exhibition.

Group exhibition: Place

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents group exhibition, Place.

Lotte Frances: Alone, but so at home

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents work by Lotte Frances

Pia Johnson: Faint Echoes

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents work by Pia Johnson

Narelle White: Tiny Wonders

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre presents Tiny Wonders by Narelle White