Studio 281

Welcome to Studio 281
Gallery Space & Framing Studio

Studio 281 Gallery Space & Framing Studio is a haven for Artists and collectors of fine art.  The dedicated Studio 281 team are actively engaged in the arts industry through personal interest and practise, delivering informed guidance for artwork and framing selections. Director Leo Flavel has 14+ years experience in framing for private and commercial settings. Conveniently located at 281 Guildford Road, Maylands 6051, the gallery presents a diverse selection of works and from celebrated, highly awarded and emerging artists. Studio 281 Gallery & Framing Studio continues to contribute prolifically to the surrounding locality through murals, live painting events, exhibitions and framing for homes and local businesses.


Gallery Hours:

Monday 10.00 am - 4.00 pm, by appt.
Tuesday 10.00 am - 4.00 pm, by appt.
Monday & Tuesday by appointment only.

Wednesday 10.00 am - 6.00 pm
Thursday 10.00 am - 6.00 pm
Friday 10.00 am - 6.00 pm
Saturday 10.00 am - 2.00 pm

To book an appointment call 0413 233 578


'The Crowd in Eden' is a brightly layered study of human facial features contorting to convey fluctuating thoughts, consciousness and emotions. Each painting depicts multiple expressions and motifs that commicate the artist's state and stream of consciousness. The body of work aims to define the spectrum of communication allowed by human expression.

Exhibition Opening: 6:00pm, Saturday September 28th, 2019
Exhibition Closing: 4:00pm, Saturday October 5th, 2019
Showing at: 281 Guildford Rd, Maylands WA 6051


“Studio 281 is an active art gallery and framing studio, operating since 2004. You name it, we’ve framed it.”

Studio 281 custom frames are carefully constructed from quality materials that protect and preserve your treasured artwork. From non-acidic, museum quality mat board to non-reflective and UV resistant glass, our priority is to showcase your artwork. Additional services include canvas stretching and bulk framing deals are available for exhibiting artists. The Studio 281 team take utmost pride in meeting the framing needs of our clientele. If you have any framing requirements, please reach out - the Studio 281 team are delighted to assist!
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Studio 281 offers an intimate, well presented gallery space for hire. Hire periods are availabel for a single weekend or up to 6 weeks. Gallery hire can include framing for your artworks and a fully staffed opening night. The Gallery is attended 10.00am-6.00pm Wednesday - Friday and 10.00am - 2.00pm Saturday, offering great accesibility to the community.

The gallery boasts x2 street facing ‘Window’ spaces which provide a beautiful showcase, visible to all passers by in both directions. 'Window' spaces are a GREAT exhibiting opportunity suit smaller displays and achieve excellent economy. A ‘Window’ can be hired in conjuncction with, or as an alternative to a full gallery hire (subject to availability). Studio 281 exists to promote creativity and expression that inspires spaces, the community and the individual. Ask about our customised gallery hire packages!

Limited parking is available on-site. The Gallery is an easy 5 minute walking distance from Maylands Train Station (Midland Line).



Studio 281 offers on-site picture hanging and consultation on framing to suit existing building structures and decor. We measure the display area and propose a selection of artworks to complement the space. Recommendations could include a rare, coveted piece by an established artist or even a mural design by one of our talented local artists. Let us know what you have in mind and we will make it happen!

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Street Art Murals & Fascias:

Studio 281 our ethos is to engage the community with emerging and established artitsts. Our efforts to add value and character to our own business have seen the premise become a canvas and a showcase oportunity for exhibiting artists who practise inthe graffiti art and streetscape spectrum of visual arts. Developing positive relationships with surrounding businesses is very important to us. We have been lucky enough to facilitate several large scale works in the City of Bayswater and further afield. A mural can serve as a promotion for your business, a landmark and a talking point!

Studio 281 collaborates with a strong team of diverse artists, who can design and execute large scale works. These can be completion to the specification of the client, corporate, commercial or private. If you have a blank space that could be utilised, contact Studio 281 to discuss your ideas ☎️ 9271 0922 | ✉️