TAP Gallery
Ph: (02) 9361 0440
Email: info@tapgallery.org.au
Address: 45 Burton St., Darlinghurst
Hours: 12-6pm daily

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TAP is alive and well, but alas, our theatre space will be closed from Nov 5 2014 until further notice

TAP is alive and well, but alas, our theatre space will be closed from Nov 5 2014 until further notice

As many of you know, TAP occupies old premises that, despite changing hands twice since we opened, have never been upgraded. The result is that we recently failed a fire safety inspection in relation to the use of the space as an encoded internal theatre venue. As a result, we will...
All welcome to attend 4th Nov Tues 6-10pm

All welcome to attend 4th Nov Tues 6-10pm

Tap Theatre Finale Meet up & Celebration All actors, directors etc Who have had productions at tap theatre Welcome champagne or Arrival – speeches, Networks solutions.  
Goone presents the LUCY exhibition Opening night Wed 29 Oct 6-8pm

Goone presents the LUCY exhibition Opening night Wed 29 Oct 6-8pm

With the sole intention of raising money for the World Wildlife Fund and also contributing to the local art scene in Sydney, Goone presents the LUCY exhibition. Launching on the 29th of October 2014 this Fauvism x Street Art exhibition will offer a unique viewing experience to sprayed canvas, and...
Eastern Chad : Surviving Darfur- 27 October to 2 November, Opening Night Thu October 30 6pm

Eastern Chad : Surviving Darfur- 27 October to 2 November, Opening Night Thu October 30 6pm

The event details are below (should Oct 30 be OK): ARTillery, Amnesty International will be hosting Richard Wainwrights photo series, “Eastern Chad: Surviving Darfur”. Eastern Chad: Surviving Darfur tells the stories of the families that have fled from their homes to refugee camps in Eastern Chad. Wainwright captures both the...
JANET VENN- BROWN 90th BIRTHDAY - Celebration & Show, Tuesday 14th OCTOBER 6-9pm

JANET VENN- BROWN 90th BIRTHDAY – Celebration & Show, Tuesday 14th OCTOBER 6-9pm

JANET VENN- BROWN 90TH BIRTHDAY SHOW Janet lived and painted in Italy for 40 years  where she painted interiors of well known artists and associates.Pictured above is the interior of Justin O’Brian’s interior. Justin was a well known Australian figurative painter.Janet also painted the interior of Jeffrey Smart’s studio and many more....
'Room to Rent With Views' paintings by IAIN & BENJAMIN HOWELL opening night Friday 24th October 6pm

‘Room to Rent With Views’ paintings by IAIN & BENJAMIN HOWELL opening night Friday 24th October 6pm

‘Room to Rent With Views’ paintings by IAIN & BENJAMIN HOWELL opening night Friday 24th October 6pm. ON view from Monday 20 – sunday 26 October.
Five Women Wearing the Same Dress : 28 October – 2 November 2014, Tues - Sat 8pm&Sun 5pm, Upstairs Theatre

Five Women Wearing the Same Dress : 28 October – 2 November 2014, Tues – Sat 8pm&Sun 5pm, Upstairs Theatre

During an ostentatious wedding reception at a Knoxville, Tennessee estate, five reluctant, identically-clad bridesmaids take refuge in an upstairs bedroom, each with her own reason to avoid the proceedings below. As the afternoon – and alcohol – wears on, these very different women discover a common bond in this wickedly...
Oline gallery : Art of Sale 3

Oline gallery : Art of Sale 3

Title: Portrait of Animal Artist: Franco Totaro Price: $2,000 Dimensions: 90cm W x 120cm H Media: Oil on canvas Description: Portrait of a colourful & renown Bikie “Animal” from Kings Cross. This painting was entered in the Archibald Portrait Prize. Catalogue Number: 090106 Title: “Leaping Marlin” Artist: Roddy Balle Medium:...
Dead Time: 27 November - 7 December Wed-Sat 8pm, Sun 5pm, Preview Thursday 27 November Opening Friday 28 November, Upstairs Theatre

Dead Time: 27 November – 7 December Wed-Sat 8pm, Sun 5pm, Preview Thursday 27 November Opening Friday 28 November, Upstairs Theatre

Dead Time: 27 November – 7 December Wed-Sat 8pm, Sun 5pm, Upstairs Theatre Lace Balloon presents DEAD TIME Written and directed by Fleur Beaupert Are we safe? Are we secure? Are they the same thing? Dead Time – it could happen to you. A new Australian play about the story...
Project Orangutan - a call to all artists to help: 8-14 December, Opening 9 Tuesday December 2014, downstair whole gallery

Project Orangutan – a call to all artists to help: 8-14 December, Opening 9 Tuesday December 2014, downstair whole gallery

Artists wanted – you can make a difference to the Orangutans of Borneo! We’re proud to be involved in this immensely exciting and worthwhile fundraiser to raise much needed funds for the International Animal Rescues   ‘Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre’ in Borneo. And all you have to do is donate a painting of...
THE GOD OF CARNAGE: 26th Nov- 7th Dec 2014 Wed-Sat 8pm, Sun 5pm, downstair

THE GOD OF CARNAGE: 26th Nov- 7th Dec 2014 Wed-Sat 8pm, Sun 5pm, downstair

Twisted Tree Theatre Presents THE GOD OF CARNAGE by Yasmina Reza Directed by Steven Hopley This Tony award winning play brims with acid wit and sarcastic insight. Fast, furious and very very funny, two pairs of parents hold a cordial meeting after their sons are involved in a fight, though...
Hank Spirek-A Family Affair : Mon 3 - Sun 23 November 2014, Meet the Artists 8 November 4~7pm

Hank Spirek-A Family Affair : Mon 3 – Sun 23 November 2014, Meet the Artists 8 November 4~7pm

A fAMILY AFFAIR Meet the Artists 8 November 4~7pm photographs of Ben Townsend Waist coats of Amelie Spirek-Richard Art works of Hank Spirek www.hankspirek.com email hspirek@gmail.com            
FACES I HAVE MET by Jane Elliot: 11~23 November 2014, Official Opening Saturday 15 November 2014 at 3pm

FACES I HAVE MET by Jane Elliot: 11~23 November 2014, Official Opening Saturday 15 November 2014 at 3pm

FACES I HAVE MET Artist Jane Elliot has been teaching art to children in school and community settings for more than 35 years. In celebration of this achievement Jane is exhibiting a collection of her works at Tap Gallery, Burton St. Darlinghurst November 11 – 23, titled ‘Faces I Have...
Online Gallery: Art for sale

Online Gallery: Art for sale

Welcome to our online store. This new section will enable artists to exhibit their works for sale on the TAP Gallery website. We now offer exhibition space in both our Darlinghurst gallery, AND in our online store for you to sell from. Our website recieves over 1000 visitors each week...
Online gallery : Art for sale  2

Online gallery : Art for sale 2

Title: Farm Cove Sydney Harbour Title: Mother and Child,  Morocco   Title: Venitian Sunset Title: Half Sunken boat – Lane Cove  River Sydney   Title: Festival Clowns, NSW House Flower Festival Title: Historical Ship Departing  Sydney Harbour                             ...
'As we Seek Life Within Ourselves' Photography by Tynan Curry 15 - 21 September 2014

‘As we Seek Life Within Ourselves’ Photography by Tynan Curry 15 – 21 September 2014

As we Seek Life Within Ourselves Photography by Tynan Curry The exhibition is a summary of his photography work over the past years and include music, surfing, lifestyle and moving image (Super8 footage). As we seek life within ourselves, we get to a point where things just seem to fit...
OXFORD ART PRIZE 2014

OXFORD ART PRIZE 2014

We have an open section for artists to put in work. It must be on unframed canvas and 16″ x 20″ or smaller Tell your artist friends about this great event which will be outdoors with all day entertainment, Tapas dining and Sangria for all.  TAP Gallery & the Darlinghurst...
OXFORD ART PRIZE & PEOPLE'S CHOICE

OXFORD ART PRIZE & PEOPLE’S CHOICE

OXFORD ART 1ST PRIZE  Sydney Says Yes by Jenna Bloom    OXFORD ART PRIZE PEOPLE’S CHOICE Francis St by Vino Nukaiya Bourke St by Vino Nukaiya  CONGRATULATIONS!!! MANY THANKS TO EVERYBODY
SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN FOR NOFI SCREENING

SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN FOR NOFI SCREENING

Unveiling emergent Sydney filmmakers by showcasing their works of all mediums, styles and subjects to the community and allowing them to get their message across! Have you ever made a short film, documentary, film clip? We believe there is a world of talented filmmakers out there in the community who...
LIFE DRAWING CLASS EVERY MONDAY 7-10PM

LIFE DRAWING CLASS EVERY MONDAY 7-10PM

Every Monday including most public holidays Class is conducted in upstairs gallery with a nude model. 7-10pm / $10 or $7 concession rate (for regulars) Easels are available on a first-come-first-served basis(no cost) TAP Gallery, 278 Palmer st, Darlinghurst / (02) 9361 0440
Latest entries
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY ART PRIZE: HELD EVERY MARCH  FOR WOMEN ARTISTS.

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY ART PRIZE: HELD EVERY MARCH FOR WOMEN ARTISTS.

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2014 ART PRIZE WINNERS 1st Prize Judges Choice – ‘Losing it’ Catherine Kennedy 2nd Prize Judges Choice Janet Venn-Brown 1st Prize People’s Choice Eileen Haley WINNER 2013 Youth Award Jourdan Hancock   1ST PRIZE JUDGES CHOICE 2013: Niki McDonald ‘Tapestry Girl’ who won $2,500 cash prize from the generous sponsor WOMEN ON BOARDS...
Teacher, Sally Atkins' wins 'Freedom Art Prize' for Humans rights!!

Teacher, Sally Atkins’ wins ‘Freedom Art Prize’ for Humans rights!!

Congratulations to mixed media artist Sally Atkins who recently won the Freedom Art Prize for Humans rights 2014 organised and held at the TAP Galley in Darlinghurst. The focus of the art prize and exhibition is the artist’s interpretation of what freedom means to them (or the lack of Freedom). This year the Critic’s Choice...
Palm House 2

Palm House 2

Meet Artists Anna Boros, Ekaterina Mortensen, Ann Cahill and Lesley Dimmick and hear about their Artwork.
Palm House 1

Palm House 1

Lesley Dimmick and her daughter Amy and granddaughter Eva and Michelle, Steve McLaren, Annie Boros
TUESDAY 6.30PM  TUITION W/ TONY JOHANSEN  ARTY CLASSY

TUESDAY 6.30PM TUITION W/ TONY JOHANSEN ARTY CLASSY

TUESDAY 6.30PM. JAN 14. 2014 TUITION WITH TONY JOHANSEN ARTY CLASSY: www.artyclassy.com Charcoal, Pencil, Ink, Watercolour, and Acrylic. Classical Based Figure Drawing Upstairs Tuesday Evening At TAP Gallery.   JUST BRING YOUR SKETCH PAD & CHARCOALS