Children’s Christmas Workshops

Love Christmas and want to get a bit creative?

We are running two Christmas workshops for children from 7 years old and up. Come along from 4pm till 5.30pm and work with Freddy to make some Christmas Crafts inspired by the season.

In the first session create fabulous Christmas Bauble Cards and wonderful Christmas Wreaths in the second session.

All materials will be provided.

WIMMERA Greg Mallyon Opening

Horsham Regional Art Gallery would like to invite you to the opening of WIMMERA by Greg Mallyon, on Thursday 7th December at 5:30pm.

WIMMERA is an exploration of the evolving landscape of our diverse geographical region from an abstract aerial perspective. We are excited to feature the works of Mallyon as he delves into the landscape of the Wimmera in fascinating patterns created by rivers, salt lakes, fields and gorges. The constantly evolving landscape is explored in his works, highlighting the effects of floods, bushfire and drought in our region.

His exhibition of over 50 small and large scale works incorporate computer technology with traditional painting and printmaking to create a unique perspective of the Wimmera.

We look forward to seeing you on the night to celebrate this special body of work making its premiere in our gallery.

Drinks and refreshments will be served.

A HRAG only exhibition.

Celtic Illusion

Immerse yourself in one of the most unique productions touring the world.

Celtic Illusion, the Irish dance and Grand Illusion sensation that has taken Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Canada and the USA by storm and will tour nationwide in 2024.

Even fans who have seen our previous shows won’t dare miss the 2024 tour that is set to raise the bar again. This exhilarating production has broken barriers by fusing unparalleled art forms and is more spectacular than ever before.  A breathtaking array of experiences, fusing Irish Dance, Magic and influential flavours of Fosse and Michael Jackson with a broadway style. Celtic Illusion is a show like no other.

The show features new spellbinding illusions and choreography, alongside a musical score that will either make you cry or send shivers down your spine.

Starring the multi-talented former lead dancer of Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance and Star Illusionist Anthony Street, with Georgia May, a marvel in both dance and illusion.

These impeccable performers lead a cast of champion dancers recruited from renowned productions across the world, such as Lord of the Dance and Riverdance, into a theatrical masterpiece that will have you mesmerised from the moment the curtain is raised.

Celtic Illusion will surpass your expectations and leave you wanting more. Don’t hesitate, and book now to know the hype of one of the largest and most unique dance and illusion shows in the world.

Celtic Illusion is not to be missed!

Come and Try Life Drawing

We invite you to ‘Come and Try Life Drawing’ at the Horsham Regional Art Gallery.
Have you ever wanted to give it a try, have been coming to our regular classes, or just want an opportunity to be more creative? This is the workshop for you. We are holding an open session on 3rd December at 2pm to 4pm in the Heritage Hall. Two models, two experienced tutors and a chance to either hone your skills or just relax and draw at an easel or table.
All materials will be provided along with refreshments. If you would like to bring your own materials such as a sketchbook you are welcome to do so.

This workshop is for ages 16 and over.

Botanical watercolours with Shane Boland

UPDATE: Due to low numbers this event has been cancelled.


Work with current community gallery artist Shane Boland in learning how to draw botanicals from your own garden.  Shane will  develop your drawing skills and build on the form of your chosen image using watercolour techniques.

Come along and learn about Shane’s practice and learn the technique and skills to complete your own botanicals painting.

For ages 16 +. Light refreshments and materials provided.

Mastering pen and ink workshop with Shane Boland

UPDATE: Due to low numbers this workshop has been cancelled. 


Work with current community gallery artist Shane Boland to develop your skills in the use of pen and ink.
Shane will take you through his own practice , demonstrating pen and brush control to give  you the skills to produce your own illustration in pen and ink.

For ages 16 +. Light refreshments and materials provided.

Contemporary Art on the Road with Lisa Waup
Teacher Professional Development Workshop

Contemporary Art on the Road is a teacher professional development program founded to bring artists, art educators and teachers together to exchange ideas, share creative experiences and explore contemporary art and culture. The program has been designed to introduce teachers to a range of hands-on, expertly designed strategies and resources for teaching contemporary art in their classroom.

The first of five workshops will be presented at Horsham Regional Art gallery with featured artist Lisa Waup

This is a fantastic opportunity for both primary and secondary art teachers to take part in a free professional development day.

Lunch to be provided.



Life Drawing Workshop

Looking for something unique to do in Horsham? Come along and have a go at one of our life drawing workshops!

Join artist Terry Pollock for a two-hour workshop in which you’ll explore and learn to replicate the intricate curves of the human body through charcoal sketching.

Participants of all abilities are welcome! For those who need a little extra assistance, our friendly and experienced artist, Terry, will be on hand to guide you as necessary.

This class is a non-judgemental, welcoming and relaxed space where you are encouraged to express yourself through your drawing and unwind through the power of art. Plus you’ll take home your sketch and a bunch of new skills at the end!

For this session we welcome local life drawing model Cobie in her life drawing debut at the gallery.

Materials and light refreshments included.

Horsham Town Hall Gala

You are invited to attend the Horsham Town Hall Gala on the 22nd July. The gala is in celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Horsham Regional Art Gallery and 85th anniversary of the Heritage Hall, formerly the Horsham Town Hall venue.

The evening will be a celebration of the two venues that have been a part of this community for a long time. It will include a sparkling wine upon arrival and a delicious dinner, along with entertainment from performer Arron Murray throughout the event.

Arrival from 6pm with formal proceedings to start at 6:45pm.

We look forward to seeing you there.


The Horsham Town Hall and Horsham Regional Art Gallery acknowledge the traditional lands of the Wotjobaluk, Jaadwa, Jadawadjali, Wergaia and Jupagulk people. We pay respect to their Elders, past, present and emerging.