We support local artists, performers and other creatives through our Arts & Culture initiatives. We hire out our gallery space at low rates to remove barriers for those wanting to share their creative work.

Hire our gallery

Addi Road StirrUp Gallery is a great location in the Inner West to showcase your creative body of work. Whether it be sculptures, paintings or a more interactive performance piece, our gallery is a flexible space that can accomodate a wide variety of needs.

Providing accessible, affordable exhibition space

Recognising artistic space was at a premium for our creative community in the Inner West, we created the Addi Road StirrUp Gallery to provide a space for budding artists to exhibit in a professional setting.

Year round engaging exhibits and events are held at our gallery, including commemorating Addison Road’s history and our annual Public Schools Arts Festival in November which celebrates the immense talent of local public school students.

Getting here

We’re in the white timber building just inside our front gates on Addison Road.

Public transport access

The 428 bus stops at our front gates on Addison Road. Stanmore train station is a 10-minute walk away.

Carparking free Mon-Sat, $3 Sundays

Our gallery is next to our large carpark which includes accessible-friendly parking spots.

What’s On

1-16 October: Juntos – Together

1-16 October: Juntos – Together

Opening Event: Friday 6 October, 6pm-8pm Opening Hours: Sunday 1 October to Sunday 15 October, 11am-3pm Experience Juntos-Together, an exhibition uniting six Hispanic-American artists...

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12 OCT: Breathwork Session

12 OCT: Breathwork Session

Addi Road and Nimbus Co are happy to present a free Breathwork Session at Addi Road with Rory Warnock.  Rory's approach to breathwork is approachable, open and inviting with the intention...

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18-22 October: ‘7 Artists’

18-22 October: ‘7 Artists’

Opening Event: Wednesday 18 October, 6.30pm Opening times: Thursday 19 October, 5.30pm-8.00pm, Friday 20 October, 12.00pm-8.00pm, Saturday 21 October, 11.00am-5.00pm, Sunday 22 October,...

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Selected previous exhibitions

Public Schools Arts Festival

Our 2022 Festival included art works and musical performances from 10 public schools across Sydney.

Anita Shirley solo art exhibition

Anita Shirley is a Uruguayan artist living and working at her studio at Addi Road. Anita works with vivid colours, creating “a world of spontaneity, colours and shapes that arise as the work progresses”.

Richard Briggs: Marrickville Pause

Drawings of the Marrickville streets you love, by artist and designer Richard Briggs who loves uses drawing to connect with people. With help from the Marrickville community, Richard designed and created a large-scale mural at Marrickville Metro. This exhibition showcased the process that led to the mural that celebrates people, place and landscape.

Visum: Artists of Addi Road

Showcase of the immense talent and creativity that exists here at Addi Road. In 2022, 16 of the 40 artists at our community centre exhibited prints, paintings, sculptures, textiles and drawings.

Looking Out. Looking In.

An exhibition of Italian artist Salvatore Nuccio on the refugee experience.