New memberships valid until the 31st March 2017

    69 Smith Street Inc aims to provide opportunities for the professional development of visual artists working in a wide range of art forms; and to promote public appreciation and understanding of contemporary visual art.

69 Smith Street endeavours to operate in accordance with the following principles:

  • • To promote gender equity in visual art practice
  • • To recognise cultural difference in presenting and interpreting visual artwork
  • • To promote inclusion in relation to exhibiting artists and exhibition audiences
  • • To foster diversity in approaches to visual art practice and presentation
  • • To promote standards of excellence in the visual arts

As of December 31st we will vacate the gallery in Fitzroy, but the organisation lives on!

We are looking at ways to keep this vibrant Artist Run Initiative as a valuable part of the Melbourne Arts scene.

Current benefits of annual membership include:

  • • Eligibility to exhibit in our end of year show
  • • Voting rights at 69 Smith Street annual general meetings
  • • Discount for art supplies at selected retailers
  • • Access to information for art prizes, curated exhibitions, festivals and performances

To become a member of 69 Smith Street Gallery

Fill in the Membership form linked below.

Membership Form


and return it to the gallery at 69 Smith St Gallery, Fitzroy

OR send it to

Post Office Box 1713

Collingwood, 3066


Membership Type


Like Us??

20 December, 2016

Show the world that you like us – on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Seasons Greetings

8 November, 2016

We wish all members and friends of the gallery a happy and creative festive season and new year

Last Show at 69 Smith St Gallery

14 June, 2016

Our lease has come to an end! The last exhibition closed on Dec 18th. In 2017 we will be looking…
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Discount on Art Materials

3 February, 2016

Members – make sure you buy your art materials from our supporters: Art Riot, Art Stretchers, Deans Art, and Eckersleys