“Soul to Surface” – Leif Kristian Freed

February 10–March 13, 2016 My art is a process of aimless painting. With a specific experience in mind, paint splatters and runs onto the canvas. Eventually the piece takes shape into something that I can work on. Inspired, I continue until I feel it is ready to be shown.

“Nature in my Time” – John Tesloveanu

March 16–April 17, 2016 As I age I have become more aware of the life cycle, birth and death - sometimes in the guise of a fallen old tree giving space and nourishment to new young saplings, or the beauty that sometimes lies beneath a tree …

The Young People’s Show

April 20th - May 29th, 2016 This exhibit has become a favourite among many of the Art Centre’s visitors. The students’ work never fails to amaze and often belies the age of the creators.

“Works in Wood” – Woodcrafters

August 10–September 11, 2016 This is a wide-ranging show in the medium of wood displaying musical instruments, watercraft, furniture, cabinets, carvings, turnings, sculpture, and more from skilled amateurs and professionals in our community of the Sunshine Coast.

“Sculpture of the Sea” – Bodhi Drope

October 19–November 17, 2016 I was wandering an island beach off the coast of Chile at low tide. In the distance I saw what could have been a sculpture. As I got closer it changed from a dark silhouette into a fishing boat lying on her side. So began this series.