Art from the Margins

Exhibitions and professional workshops to support and promote talented artists in Brisbane and beyond living with mental health issues, physical or intellectual disabilities or experiencing homelessness and social isolation. 

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Show and Tell

Monday 29 November - Friday 14 January 2022


Show & Tell presents artworks from AFTM's studio workshops bringing artists from the 5 workshop groups together to celebrate learnings, growth and creativity. 


Upcoming events

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Show and Tell

Show and Tell, an exhibition showcasing the artwork from 2021 AFTM workshop participants.

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Term 4 2021 [Monday] Foto Group

Theory and technical skills applied to the subject ‘photographic storytelling’.

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Term 4 2021 [Monday] Mark Making with Christine Butler

Mark making supports artistic development in a friendly, inclusive, uncompetitive and playful environment, while you find yourself developing more imagination and creative skills.

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Term 4, 2021 [Friday - Afternoon] Exploring Your Inner Artist

The Friday group will enable participants to create and make art. It’ll be based on the idea of ‘Art for Art's Sake’.

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Term 4 2021 [Thursday] Deepening Artistic Practice

This term artists will resolve their ongoing artworks and prepare them for exhibition.

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Term 4 2021 [Wednesday] Open Studio

Join us across ten weeks every Wednesday for a chance to work on your own projects.

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About us

At Art from the Margins Gallery & Studios, we provide workshops focusing on skills development, professional development and artist support, and our exhibition program hosts a number of artists per year with opportunities for artwork sales and mentoring.

We are a registered NDIS provider.

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