About - Jacob Hoerner Galleries

Jacob Hoerner presents the work of a specially selected stable of Artists. Initially producing intermittent exhibitions in Europe in the late 1990’s Hoerner returned to Australia in the early 2000’s and established his first commercial gallery in Melbourne from 2002-2015 and then in 2016 the gallery was renamed Jacob Hoerner Galleries. Following this shift the gallery repositioned to show represented Artists at site specific exhibition spaces as well as continuing to participate in Art Fairs and placing works in Private and Institutional Collections. In 2021 Jacob Hoerner Galleries re-established a new permanent exhibition space in Carlton Melbourne Australia to produce an annual program of Exhibitions as well as continuing to participate in Australian and International Art Fairs and Events.

Jacob Hoerner Galleries has participated & presented the work of Represented Artists at Art Stage Singapore (2015), Sydney Contemporary (2018, 2019, 2022), Spring 1883 Fair (2021 & 2023) & the Melbourne Art Fair (2014, 2022 & 2024) as well as having produced three important exhibitions in Berlin (2017 & 2022). In 2024/2025 Jacob Hoerner Galleries will again return to Europe to produce exhibitions & participate in Art Fairs based in Aix-en-Provence, France. This transnational program of exhibiting and representation of a stable of International Artists in Australia and Abroad is now the gallery’s primary focus with plans already in development for exhibitions in Australia, Europe and the Americas in 2024 on-going.

Jacob Hoerner has a Bachelor of Arts (Social Sciences) from La Trobe University (1997-93), with a final year at the University of Amsterdam (1997), as well as a Masters of Arts Management and Curatorial Studies from Melbourne University (2008-04).