Featuring more than 1000 stunning artworks in a diverse variety of media, the RME Downlands art exhibition appeals to art lovers and art investors. The RME Downlands Art Exhibition is part of the official Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers program.

Attracting international, national and local artists, the high standard of work displayed has cemented the exhibition as one of the region’s premier art events. “The Downlands Art Exhibition truly is a community event that I’m incredibly proud of. The combination of work from local artists as well as interesting, high quality work from around Australia and the world means there really is something here for everyone,” says curator Evan Hollis.

For investors, some of the biggest names in Australian art will be on show, including Pro Hart, Norman Lindsay, Michael Challen, Hugh Sawrey, Greg Postle, John Perceval, Tim Storrier, Geoffrey Proud and Rex Backhaus-Smith. Feature artist Diana Battle’s distinctive and intriguing paintings are highly sought after in galleries from Buderim to Brisbane. The Exhibition launches with the Gala Opening from 7pm on Friday 20 September.

It is a fabulous night of art, food and friends with tickets strictly limited and available online from the Exhibition website. Tickets for the Exhibition are available at the door from 10am to 4pm daily, from Saturday 21 to Saturday 28 September. The Art Café operates during Exhibition hours for snacks, coffee and lunch.