The Orchard Gallery

Orchard Gallery marks first ten years


· Tuesday, March 5, 2019 · Leave a Comment 


In early February I met with the Rev. Andrew Collis and Catherine Skipper in the manse studio to reflect on 10 years of the Orchard Gallery (South Sydney Uniting Church).

‘All creatures are fantastic’


· Wednesday, September 6, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


“All creatures are fantastic, we just get used to some,” says artist and teacher Jovana Terzic, co-curator of the Fantastic Creatures group show at the Orchard Gallery this month.

Cutting edge of creativity – an interview with Hayley Megan French


· Friday, March 10, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Cuts & Clay Curated by Catherine Skipper opening 5pm Saturday March 11 until April 30, 2017

Close encounters at the Orchard Gallery


· Sunday, October 12, 2014 · Leave a Comment 


WATERLOO: A new show has opened at the Orchard Gallery. Face to Face, curated by Catherine Wood, presenting 28 portraits – pencil, pastel and charcoal drawings, paintings and a photograph – by participants of the Saturday art classes at South Sydney Uniting Church.

Art among the trees


· Saturday, May 10, 2014 · Leave a Comment 


Among the Trees is a group exhibition featuring the work of 30 local artists (including children), and comprising drawings, paintings, photographs, collage works, sculptures and poetry.

Shape of things to come – An interview with Johnny Bell


· Friday, December 6, 2013 · Leave a Comment 


Johnny Bell is widely regarded a master. His acrylic and gouache works are highly prized by collectors throughout the country.

Weaving stories of survival and healing


· Monday, December 3, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


For three years now, in support of ASCA’s Blue Knot Day, Heather Robinson, chair of the South Sydney Uniting Church, and minister Rev. Andrew Collis, have led a prayer service for adults surviving child abuse. This year, however, on Saturday November 3, the church was host to a unique visual art and storytelling presentation.