Fairbanks Eye Gallery

Contact Name: Benjamin Fairbanks

Contact Phone Number: 5333 1133

Contact Email: art@fairbankseyegallery.com

Venue Street Address: 917a Sturt St Ballarat Vic 3350

Is the venue able to be booked by the public? Yes

Description of Venue: The art of seeing .... the seeing of art.
A unique art gallery space within a leading edge optometry practice.
Innovative. Contemporary. Exclusive.

We offer a unique commercial gallery space in Ballarat's main street in a busy block with lots of foot traffic.
No hire fee and a modest commission of 25%.
A very clean contemporary space with polished concrete floor and downlights.
Fairbanks Eye Gallery is a continuation of the oldest optometry practice in Ballarat, which set up in 1910. We have been at our current location since 1998. Our practice has been recognised in national publications for our innovative design and is a Ballarat Business Awards winner.
There is the opportunity for artists to display in our shop front window affording excellent public exposure.
Our mailing list continues to grow weekly.

Website. www.fairbankseyegallery.com.au
Facebook. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Fairbanks-Eye-Gallery/118241091558986
Twitter. www.twitter.com/OptometristMelb
YouTube. www.youtube.com/fairbankseyegallery

Types of events which are run/held: Art exhibitions: paintings, drawings, photography, ceramics, sculptures, water features, etc.

Distance from Melbourne: 110km

Is the venue open to the public, when and what times? Opening hours:
9.00am - 5.30pm Monday to Friday
9.00am - 1.00pm Saturday

Free entry.

If the venue is available for hire, how do people hire the space? $250 Hire Fee. Low commission of 25%. Please contact us for additional details on costings

Floor Dimensions: Corridor: 1.8 metres wide x 12 metres leading into 6 metre x 6 metre space. Possible space available in retail area and shop front window.

Seating Capacity: We have had up to 150 people attend an exhibition opening.

Seating available on-site? Limited

Access: Wheelchair accessible

Toilets: N/A

Kitchen: Basic - fridge

Stage: N/A

Technical equipment: Hanging rails, hanging lines and hooks, plinths.