In 2014 two M16 Artspace resident visual artists, Jeffree Skewes and Kerry Shepherdson converted the former Griffith library book returns-chute into a secure and functioning mini art gallery linking M16 Artspace with the aptly named Chutespace.
Since it's launch in August 2015 a steady program of contemporary art has been presentedto parallel the dates of the exhibitions in Galleries 1, 2& 3 at M16 Artspace.
To see images of all archived Chutespace installations keep scrolling to the right just above.
Chutespace continues to be curated and managed as an artist-run initiative.
Exhibition opportunities are available and applications are open to all.
Costs are free of charge.
Sales attract 25% commission.
Security and Insurance - artist assume all responsibility
Exhibition space is behind high-tempered security glass
Gallery has it's own pad-lockable door and the service/access door is lockable
Keys are provided to the exhibitor
Daily 9am-9pm timer set lighting.
All shows available for 3 week periods.
CHUTESPACE is 18cm(h) x 40cm(w) x 26 cm(d)
For applications, proposals and all enquiries
Kerry (Studio # 25) mob. 0407 655 021.
Jeffree (Studio #3 ) mob. 0438 003 492
Comfort Cup with Worry Stones
Materials: Soda and wood fired stoneware, dimensions variable.
9 - 26 February 2017
Materials: digital painting installation, dimensions variable
19 January - 5 February 2017
Materials Mixed media , Dimensions: variable
Little Library – choose, take, read, give, share
Materials: found objects, dimensions variable
1 - 18 December 2016
Materials: mixed media, found objects, dimensions variable
10 -27 November 2016
Untitled Abstract Painting
Materials: synthetic polymer paint on wood
20 October - 6 November
Fresh Glass Bower
Materials: Blown glass, flowers and found objects, dimensions variable
29 September - 16 October
Materials: Mixed media collage and applied decoration/ Dimensions: variable
8 - 25 Sept
porcelain slip cast and plastic and metal (found objects) dimensions variable
18 August - 4 September
Silk on the Road (maquette) and concurrent writer's blog project 365+1
Materials: Desert sand, silk, rice paper, insulation material, ink, perspex synthetic polymer, clay rose petals/ Dimensions: variable
July 28 - 14 August 2016
Materials: Acrylic yarn Dimensions: dimensions variable.
Friday 7 July - Sunday 24 July
Beyond Curiosity, a journey through a transparent land
ink, charcoal, graphite, found objects, synthetic polymer paint, textiles, relief print, paper, dimensions variable
Photo: Brenton McGeachie.
16 June - 3 July
Building a Park
gouache, modelling clay and wire, dimensions variable
26 May - 12 July 2016
A Depth Uncertain
2015, wire, sculpting putty, acrylic canvas paint, cork, primed canvas, 9 x 7 x 8.8 cm
5 - 22 May 2016
Seven sins, seven hooks...
2016, mixed media, dimensions variable.
14 April - 1 May
gouache, water colour and acrylic media on paper
24 March - 10 April 2016
Silver plated copper, enamel paint, 14 x 12 x 14 cm
3 - 20 March 2016
Multiple layered fused glass, sepia text, 22t gold text and liquid gold, dimensions - each (6) - 470 mm x 470 mm x 470 mm
11 - 28 February 2016
Today is my name's day -
here will you take me? - she asked the thread. Anywhere your heart desires.- she whispered.
recycled textiles, cotton threads, wire
21 January - 7 February 2016
By invitation of the Chutespace curators - Jeffree Skewes & Kerry Shepherdson
light at the end of the funnel
2015, mixed media
11 December to 20 December
Installation of miniature Egg and Ant Chairs by Arne Jacobsen
19 November - 6 December 2016
Red is the Colour
DMC stranded embroidery cotton, 18 gauge aluminium wire, poly-fill stuffing, fabric, paper, foam board
29 October - 15 November 2015
8 October - 25 October 2015
Can't see the trees for the forest
Bonsai Swamp Cypress, gravel, moss and stones
17 September - 4 October 2015
Screen & digital printsfigurines, colour led lighting
6 August - 23 August 2015
The Blue Pavilion
27 August - 13 September
Between Left & Right
silk, linen & embroidery with graphite, pastel & stiffener
16 July - 2 August 2015
18 June - 12 July 2015
Worth Its Weight in Gold (Banksia)
Banksia cone and synthetic polymer paint
28 May - 14 June 2015
porcelain, oxides, printer tone
7 May - 24 May 2015
tissue paper, LED, battery
16 April - 3 May 2015
Domestic Wheel Power for Men
26 March - 12 April 2015
3 March - 22 March 2015
courtesy of Bilk Gallery Manuka
Matchboxes, mixed media
12 – 27 February 2015
Draw a line
22 January - 8 February 2015
Paper boxes water colour pencil, ink
4 - 18 December 2014
13 - 30 November 2014
Feeling of Quiet
23 October - Nov 9 2014
Art book, mixed media
11 - 28 September 2014
Aria for Peace, 2014
2 - 19 Oct 2014
21 August - 6 September 2014