The Gallery at Big Fat Smile is a regional-first, professional standard gallery located next to the Artspace Studio at 98 Railway St Corrimal.

Open Tuesday – Friday (11am–4pm) and Saturday (12–4pm), The Gallery is a space where established artists and children can share their works with the local community.



UOW Graduate Art Prize Exhibition

September 21, 2017

Celebrating the work of four emerging local artists:
Bradley George
Yao Wang
Alison Brown
Eloise Cleary

The exhibition launch night is Thursday 21 September, 5.30-7pm.

The exhibition runs from 21 September – 9 October 2017.


Dare to learn through imagination

August 26, 2017

An exhibition by children, exploring their understanding of dementia.


Part of Project DARE (Dementia knowledge, Art, Research and Education)- Facilitating health education through visual arts. With thanks to the Stage 2 students from Thirroul Public School.

The exhibition launch night is Saturday 26 August, 2-4pm

The exhibition runs from 26 August – 9 September*.

*The exhibition continues at UOW’s Early Start Doscovery Space from early November.

Belonging, Being and Becoming

July 20, 2017

A collection of works by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists whose origin and/or community reflect Illawarra, Shoalhaven, Southern Highlands or Greater Sydney.

Join Big Fat Smile as we journey towards reconciliation.

The exhibition launch night is Thursday 20 July, 6-7.30pm

The exhibition runs from 20 July – 9 August.


June 20, 2017

“My life just past my fingertips, drifting, drifting…”
 Charles Wright

A collection of works by Angela Forrest, Melanie Duncan and Libby Bloxham.

Join us for the exhibition launch on Thursday 22 June, 6-7.30pm

The exhibition runs from 20 June – 13 July.


May 17, 2017

A video installation with mixed media works and live portrait drawing by Ekrem Mulayim & Tamara Gulic.

Exhibition period 26 May – 14 June

With live portrait sessions on May 26, 27 & June 3, 10 and 14. Sit for a portrait which will become part of the exhibition.

Join us opening night, Friday 26 May, 5:30-7 pm.


The Gallery @ Big Fat Smile exhibits a schedule of artists work through invitation and application. Exhibition offers are at the discretion of the curator.

Artists can apply for a solo or group show. The Gallery committee meets tri-annually to process proposals. Artists will be notified. Please note that proposal places are limited.

For an information pack on how to apply contact Jennine Primmer on 4283 9913