Lot19 was founded to celebrate life

Lot19 Art Space is an evolving creative space and events venue located in the central highlands of Victoria. The property also consists of 21 artists studios, two outdoor stages, a contemporary art gallery, and an outdoor sculpture park.  We currently accommodate 28 artists in our 21 artists’ studio spaces, including Castlemaine Press, a community access print-making studio, and Castlemaine Clay, a community ceramics facility.

For our history, and who we are, click here

Image: Holly Engelhardt


Image by Richard Baxter

We are now seeking applications for a new concept, THE CHRYSALIS PROJECT, where Lot19 donate a free studio to an emerging artist of particular vigour and talent so they can pursue their craft beyond immediate financial constraints.  


Who we are…


Where we are…

We are at Lot19 Mcshanag Drive (off Langslow Street), Castlemaine 3450, Victoria, Australia (map below)

Mailing Address: PO Box 937, Castlemaine, 3450, Victoria, Australia.




Current Shows

Thea O’Brien: Nature Whispers Softly Wild, 6-22 April

    Nature Whispers Softly Wild is a new exhibition of paintings and ink illustrations by Central Victorian Artist, Thea O’Brien. Inspired by journeys to rainforests in Tasmania, Northern NSW and Queensland. The artist combines the natural elements of trees, rocks, water, plants and animals into an imagined memory vision of place. She is interested in …

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Lot 19 Gallery Welcomes New Coordinators: Zoe Hambleton & Tobias Richardson

    Zoe Hambleton and Tobias Richardson are pleased to be running, organising, booking and looking after the Lot 19 Gallery from 2019 onwards. A huge thank you to Ashley Mariani for who has done an amazing job of running the gallery and curating so many stunning shows for Lot 19 up until the end of 2018. …

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Museum Makers; Taxidermy Workshop, 4-5 May

  Museum Makers present their next taxidermy workshop during the first weekend in May.  Facilitators Ewin and Dean have over 60 years combined experience.  Their extensive body of work is admired at distinguished institutions including Melbourne Museum and the National Museum Australia.  Their passion and skills blend art and science to create enduring exhibits. Using …

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