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Sydney Contemporary 2024 – Artists’ Announced

We are delighted to announce our selection in Sydney Contemporary 2024 Sydney Contemporary is Australasia’s premier art fair – the largest and most diverse gathering of leading contemporary art galleries from Australia, New Zealand, Asia and around the world. Staged … Continue reading

Susie Choi winner of University of Southern Queensland Emerging Artist Award

Congratulations Susie Choi on receiving the University of Southern Queensland Emerging art Award for her piece ‘Dinkum’.  Susie describes the work ‘Dinkum’ as a ‘playful exploration of authenticity and identity’, looking at her traditional Korean culture interplaying with the Australian … Continue reading

FUSE Glass Prize – Finalists announced

Congratulations to the finalists of the biennial FUSE Glass Prize. Established in 2016, this years finalists were selected from 101 high quality and diverse entries received from artists across Australia and New Zealand. The 2024 judges are Grace Lai, Curator … Continue reading

Artist News – Clare Belfrage receives People’s Choice Award 2023

Clare Belfrage received the People’s Choice Award at the recent Still Prize held at Yarrila Arts & Museum, Coffs Harbour. The Still Prize is an important prize in the calendar and highly competitive – Congratulations Clare!


Sabbia Gallery is delighted to announce its representation of Australian artist Susie Choi. Susie Choi is the recipient of the 2021 Sabbia Gallery Mentorship and Solo Exhibition Award which is offered to a graduate in the ceramics department at the … Continue reading

SABBIA AT SYDNEY CONTEMPORARY 2023 – Quint Essence : An Exhibition of Five Outstanding Female Artists

Jessica Loughlin, Maricelle Olivier and Margaret Rarru Garrawurra, Helen Ganalmirriwuy Garrawurra + Mandy Batjula Gaykamangu Collaboration Sabbia Gallery is pleased to be once again part of Sydney Contemporary, Australasia’s Premier Art Fair. In partnership with MA Financial Group, running from … Continue reading

Clare Belfrage at Soneva Fushi – Artist Residency in the Maldives

Artistic residencies are an important part of an artist’s practice. Being able to immerse yourself within another culture or environment almost always leads to an exciting new and expansive direction for an artist. Many of Sabbia’s artists have found themselves … Continue reading

New Public Collection – Clare Belfrage

Congratulations Clare Belfrage on the acquisition of Warm Air, 2021, by the Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art  to be  included in their collection.

Sabbia Gallery welcomes Maricelle Olivier to our stable of artists.

We are extremely pleased to welcome Maricelle Olivier to Sabbia Gallery. Maricelle is an early career artist who is a comprehensive hand builder, and has worked for the last few years at Ernabella assisting in the ceramic studio. She is … Continue reading

Clare Belfrage’s SALA 2018 Feature Artist and Short Film ‘A Measure of Time’

The SALA (South Australian Living Artists) Festival opens late July 2018 and the feature artist for 2018 is one of Sabbia Gallery’s artists Clare Belfrage. Celebrating its 21st year and featuring over 9000 artists the wide range of SALA events … Continue reading

Public acquisitions, Cathy Franzi joins Sabbia & Masters of Glass launches 2017

2016 has been a busy year for Sabbia Gallery and many of our artists. Our exhibition schedule this year has seen some extraordinary developments in the artistic practice of the exhibiting artists, resulting in beautiful solo exhibitions for all to … Continue reading

Clare Belfrage winner of inaugural 2016 Fuse Glass Prize

We would like to congratulate Clare Belfrage for being awarded the inaugural Fuse Glass Prize. The $20,000 non-acquisitive award was announced in Adelaide on the 12th May. The exhibition which includes many of Sabbia Gallery’s artists is currently on exhibition … Continue reading

Sabbia’s artists prominent in the inaugural Fuse Glass Prize

From the Fuse Glass Prize website, posted March 2016: JamFactory is thrilled to announce 15 outstanding finalists have been selected for the inaugural FUSE Glass Prize. The judges reviewed 83 high quality and diverse entries from across Australia and New … Continue reading

Belfrage, Grace and Mincham – Fluerieu Art Prize 2016 Finalists

The shortlisted artists for the Fleurieu Art Prize for Landscape have been announced! We would like to congratulate Sabbia Gallery’s artists CLARE BELFRAGE, HOLLY GRACE and JEFFERY MINCHAM AM as being three of the select group of finalists. The Prize … Continue reading