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2023 continues to be a successful year, with artworks by Sabbia’s artists acquired for some important Australian public collections. Congratulations to Pippin Drysdale on the important acquisition of her work – The Patterning of Light – Breakaway Series II – Bush … Continue reading

Sabbia artists finalists of the SAM Indigenous Ceramic Award

Congratulations to Alfred Lowe, Arrente (NT), Ernabella artists (Pukatja/ Pitjantjatjara, NT) Alison Milyika Carroll, Carlene Thompson, Elizabeth Dunn, Rupert Jack, Tjunkaya Tapaya OAM, Hermannsburg artists (Ntaria Western Aranda, NT) Hayley Coulthard Panangka, & Beth Inkamala Mbitjana & Tiwi artist Jock Puautjimi, … Continue reading

Alison Milyika Carroll Winner of the Red Ochre Award

Congratulations to Sabbia Gallery artist, Alison Milyika Carroll, as the recipient of the Red Ochre Award 2020. Alison is an Ernabella artist, chairperson and champion for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Alison has been awarded the prestigious Red Ochre … Continue reading

Pippin Drysdale Awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Arts by Curtin University

We are delighted to announce that Sabbia artist, widely acclaimed international ceramic artist and Western Australian Living Treasure, Pippin Drysdale, has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Arts by Curtin University. Over a career spanning four decades, Pippin has established … Continue reading


Sabbia Gallery is pleased to be exhibiting at Sydney Contemporary art fair for 2017. We will be exhibiting new works from Australian artists Mel Douglas, Pippin Drysdale, Honor Freeman and Kirstie Rea. Booth G08 Taking place from the 7-10 September … Continue reading

Pippin Drysdale in Artist Profile by Maggie Baxter

Maggie Baxter has written a wonderful article on Pippin Drysdale in the November 2015 issue of Artist Profile. To call ceramicist Pippin Drysdale a distinctly Western Australian artist is not a parochial statement. She has after all travelled frequently and … Continue reading

Pippin Drysdale – Major Acquisition for National Gallery of Australia

Pippin Drysdale held a very successful solo exhibition at Sabbia Gallery in May 2014 titled ‘Tanami Mapping III’. This exhibition saw a return to Sydney for this iconic artist and the response was extraordinary. One of the installations within the … Continue reading