Gallery News

What an incredible start to the year it has been for the KOG Crew. Here's a summary of 2019 so far; exhibitions and artist in residence programs So far we've held two exhibitions in our 'defining tradition' series, with more planned later in the year and extending in to the 2020 exhibition schedul... [More]

Understanding Colour

The artists represented at Kate Owen Gallery have a magnificent sense of colour. They instinctively use original and vital colour in a balanced and harmonious way on the canvas. Most of us, however, are not so lucky. Sometimes we feel that we have a colour scheme for the home or office, but often, h... [More]

Defining Tradition | The Colourists

Welcome to our second exhibition in the ‘defining tradition’ exhibition series. In this show, we’re celebrating the trailblazing artists who pursued an adventurous use of colour.  article | related videos | exhibition catalogue | online exhibit... [More]

Defining Tradition: a series of exhibitions exploring the evolution of aboriginal art

Defining Tradition | the first wave and & its disciples 19 january - 17 february 2019 article | related videos | exhibition catalogue | online exhibition This year, we thought we’d try something different with our exhibition schedule. Don’t worry, the stellar solo shows ... [More]

Desert Mob 2018

The feature artwork for Desert Mob 2018, ‘Ngura (Country)’, a collaborative work by Mumu Mike Williams, Kunmanara Martin and Sammy Dodd of Mimili Maku Arts Earlier this year, the Kate Owen Gallery team attended Desert Mob in Alice Springs. Desert Mob is a unique annual event that brings... [More]

A Day in Utopia with Barbara Weir

Earlier this year, we visited the remote community of Utopia (Urapuntja) with renowned artist Barbara Weir. Here, KOG Crew member, Elizabeth Geyer, recalls some of the highlights of the day. article          |       &nb... [More]

Kate Owen Gallery's Gift Guide 2018

Say sayonara scented candle! It’s time to think outside the gift box and give the unique gift of art this festive season! Here at the gallery we all too often see visitors who want to give the gift of art for their loved ones, but get themselves into a state of exasperation trying to decide w... [More]

End of year sale at Kate Owen Gallery

Can you believe it; we’re entering the festive season once again! As we look back on the year that was, we have been truly privileged to put on some incredible exhibitions this year. We wish to express our sincere thanks to our loyal customers for another brilliant year, but our deepest grati... [More]

Tommy Watson | KOG Perspectives

The Kate Owen Gallery staff have had the pleasure and privilege to be surrounded by the art of Tommy Watson for the last couple of weeks during our stellar show Tommy Watson | Desert Legend. Here the KOG Crew share their insights, gush over their favourite pieces, and reflect on the legacy of this r... [More]

Tommy Watson | Desert Legend

Article: Exhibition Opening Online Exhibition Photo Gallery: Exhibition Opening Related Videos Article: Exhibition Opening We titled our much anticipated Tommy Watson solo show ‘Desert Master’ for obvious reasons – as soon as you enter our top gallery space you are simply aw... [More]