The oldest building in Far North Queensland, the 1878 School House in the heart of Port Douglas on Murphy Street showcases a spectacular collection of works by local, interstate and international artists and artisans.
Studio 49 offers a selection of paintings, jewellery, sculpture and artisan pieces by both local, interstate and international artists such as Peter D Cole, Bern Emmericks and Clarice Cliff together with a collection of 18th and 19th century prints, antique works and designer pieces to offer a special experience for art lovers.
The space is white, bright and architecturally significant reflecting Port DouglasÃ?Â¢?? colonial past and providing a fabulous backdrop to the collection of artworks that range from small inexpensive artisan pieces right through handmade gold and silver jewellery and contemporary and traditional paintings to mosaics and sculptures.
The emphasis is on quality and above all highly individual works. This is a must see for locals and tourists alike giving visitors to this quintessential holiday destination the opportunity to experience these unique artworks. Take away a piece of Port Douglas as a reminder of the freedom of warm fun filled days on the ...read more