Brisbane Galleries Gallery about

grahame galleries + editions opened in 1987. The gallery specialises in fine art prints, artists’ books, works on paper and exhibits works in other mediums.

140 in-house exhibitions plus travelling exhibitions
5 artists’ books fairs in Australia

Sydney Works on Paper fairs
London Artists’ Books Fair ’96
36th Australian Antiquarian Book Fair in 2009.
Sydney Paper Contemporary 2015

Other activities:
Centre for the Artist Book
numero uno publications
artists books + multiples fairs

The Centre for the Artist Book is a collection of over 650 artists’ books, multiples and ephemera by international and Australian artists held at grahame galleries + editions. Selection of curated exhibitions from the Centre for the Artist Book:
1999 Bernheim invite l’Australie at the Bernheim Bibliothèque in Noumea, New Caledonia for the Australian Olympic Arts Festival.
2006 Research Library of the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
2008 Taipei International Book Exhibition (TIBE). Invitation from the Australian Commerce and Industry Office in Taiwan to exhibit artists’ books by Australian artists.
2015 Artists’ Book & Multiples, Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery.
2015-2016 Une histoire du livre d’artiste at Le Cabinet du livre d’artiste, Université Rennes 2, France.

Five artists’ books + multiples fairs have been organised by Noreen Grahame in Australia. Catalogues were published to accompany each of the first four fairs and the 5th has an on-line presence.

1994 1st artists’ books + multiples fair
1996 2nd artists’ books + multiples fair
1998 3rd artists’ books + multiples fair
2001 4th artists’ books + multiples fair
2005 5th artists’ books + multiples fair

numero uno publications was established in 1994 to publish artists’ books, catalogues and fine art editions. publications

guest organiser selected exhibitions since 1999
selected articles by Noreen Grahame
selected articles about grahame galleries
podcast – The trouble with artists’ books SLQ