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"The Crisp Galleries"

Sue de Berenger Exhibition opening Saturday 22nd November 2014 running into Early 2015. Meet Sue at the opening at 2pm at The Crisp Galleries.

April 2012

David  Helfgott


David Helfgott

The  Crisp  Galleries

Sunday  12th  August  2012  at  2pm

Adults  $65.00

Refreshments sold  at  interval

A  wonderful  afternoon  with  the  famous  Australian concert  pianist  David  Helfgott in  the  corrugated  iron  performance  space  here  at  The  Crisp  Galleries, not  to  be  missed!


Italian Concert BWV971


Sonata Op. 57 The Appassionata  



(i) Hungarian Rhapsody No.2

(ii) Concert Etude No.3 - Un sospiro

(iii) Paganini Etude No.3 - La Campanella

(iv) Apres une Lecture de Dante Fantasia quasi Sonata

Seating  will  be  restricted  to  170  guests.

[email protected], 02 62276073.

Evgeny  Ukhanov 

Evgeny Ukhanov

The  Crisp  Galleries 

Sunday  5th  August  2012  at  2pm  Programme  One

Saturday  18th  August  2012,  10am  to  4pm  Master  Workshops  for  students,  $60  per  student,  includes  refreshments 

Sunday  19th  August  2012  at  2pm  Programme  One

Sunday  26th  August  2012  at  2pm  Programme  Two

Program One

L . V . Beethoven  Sonata  in  D major Op. 10 no 3

F . Liszt   “Dante  Sonata”


F. Chopin   Ballade  No.2  in  F  Major  Op. 38

F . Chopin  Fantasie – Impromptu

R . Schumann        “Carnaval”  Op. 9
Program Two

L .V. Beethoven  Sonata Op. 110 in A flat Major

J . Brahms  Rhapsody in G minor Op. 79 No.2

F . Liszt   “Mephisto  Waltz”


F . Chopin   Ballade No.3 in A flat Major Op. 47

M . Mussorgsky   “Pictures at an exhibition”

$40.00  adults,  $30.00  concession, children  are  free,  bookings  helpful  for  catering.

February 2012

Daniel  Munns

Daniel Munns

“Inbalance”  Acrylic  on  Canvas  122cm x 95cm

“In  Memory  of  my  Grandfather  Oscar  Munns”

Second  Solo  Exhibition  over  60  works

“Summerside  Festival”  3rd  February  to 2nd  April  2012

February 2012

Evgeny  Ukhanov

“Summerside  Festival”

Evgeny Ukhanov

The  Crisp  Galleries

12th & 26th February 2012  at 4pm

Refreshments  and  afternoon  tea  in the garden  beforehand

Complete  Rachmaninov  Piano  Sonata  no.2, Op.36 in B flat minor

Mozart, Bach, Chopin, Liszt  and  Granados.  Both concerts will vary in their  programmes

$40.00  adults, $30.00 concession, children  free.  Bookings  would  be  helpful for catering.

[email protected],  02  62276073,  14kms  south  of  the  Yass  Service  Centre,  Hume  Highway,   Summerside  FESTIVAL -  ESCAPE   EMBRACE   ENJOY

March 2011

Sunday 20th March 2011  - Caleb Wong (view program)  2.00pm $ 20.00 adult, $5 children. Refreshments will be served at intermission.

December 2010

Rosemary Madigan  - Retrospective to Glitz

Rosemary Madigan SculpturePlease come and join us for Christmas Drinks at the official opening of Rosemary Madigan’s exhibition by Dr Deborah Hart, Senior Curator of Painting and Sculpture, National Gallery Of Australia, Canberra at 2pm at The Crisp Galleries, Sunday 12th December 2010. Rosemary’s exhibition “Retrospective to Glitz”  from 1972 to 2008. This is a celebration of her work. All works except for one piece “Mnemosyne” are for sale. Rosemary will be here for her exhibition opening by Dr Deborah Hart from the National Gallery of Australia.

A printable invitation can be downloaded here. There is also a press release available for download here

Fireside Festival
"The Crisp Galleries"
August 2010

Sunday 8th August 2010 - Evgeny Ukhanov (view bio) “Afternoon of Romance” Rachmaninov, Chopin, Schumann, Gershwin at 2.30pm $ 40.00 adult, children free.

Sunday 15th August 2010 “Opera by Fireside” Ben Connor - Baritone (view bio), Sonia Anfiloff - Soprano (view bio), Evgeny Ukhanov - Piano at 2.30pm $ 50.00 adult, children free

Sunday 29th Aug 2010 Exhibition “Wearable and Precious Pieces in Glass” Henry Bond (view bio) & Peter Crisp opening at 11am

Sunday 29th August 2010 “ Four Hands on Piano ” Alexey Yemtsov (view bio) and Evgeny Ukhanov at 2.30pm $40.00, children are free.

Bookings would be helpful [email protected] 02 62276073

May 2010


Alexy Yemstov and Evgeny Ukhanov, 4 hands on piano, Sunday 16th May 2010. More information is available in the concerts section

THE CRISP GALLERIES are a creation by Helen, Sandy and Peter Crisp.

The Gift Gallery, Glass Gallery and Performance Space are set in a magical three hectare garden made up of different themes from formal plantings of lavender and flowering trees to garden areas that are natural and for the keen gardener contain a surprise every time in all seasons.

We are open Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday or open by appointment.  We are closed Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.  Please phone 02 6227 6073 on Public Holidays.  Closed between Christmas and New Year.  If you are passing or would like a day out drop in and enjoy the experience of our garden and galleries.

Bring a picnic, your pets are welcome on a lead.

We cater for coach groups by appointment.

No entry fee is charged for cars.

Please contact the Gift Gallery on 02 6227 6032 or the Glass Gallery and Performance Space on 02 6227 6073.

Come and enjoy our hospitality, you are very welcome to visit, shop and wander through the gardens.