Step into the extraordinary world of Lee Falk’s iconic creation, ‘The Phantom’ in a captivating and immersive comic exhibition like no other!

Phantom: Off the Drawing Board will take visitors on a thrilling journey through the mysterious and action-packed universe of The Phantom. With a rich international history spanning over eight decades, this immersive showcase delves into the Australian illustrators who have left their mark on the character, in particular Bundaberg based illustrator, Shane Foley.

Curated by Gallery Director, Rebecca McDuff, with the support of Australian Frew Publications, this never-before-seen collection of original artworks, vintage comic covers, and rare memorabilia, provides a unique opportunity to explore the enduring legacy of this masked crusader and experience exclusive behind the scenes insights into the creative minds that bring this hero to life.  

Phantom: Off the Drawing Board
18 November 2023 to 4 February 2024
Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery, 1 Barolin Street

The Phantom Response
Leah Emery, Shane Foley, Todd Fuller, 
Malki Studio, Jennifer McDuff, Reg Mombassa, 
Brian Robinson, Dylan Sarra, Cate Verney
The Phantom Serial (1943)
Retro cinematic experience
Kid Phantom 
Curated by Bundaberg Regional Galleries


Exhibition Opening Event
Friday 17 November, 5.30 pm

Be the first to experience The Phantom take-over at Bundaberg Regional Galleries by joining us at the Premiere Opening Night! Join resident Phantom illustrator, Shane Foley, along with other artists and illustrators as we celebrate this suite of  unique exhibitions developed especially for Bundaberg Regional Galleries. 

Phantom Phenomenon
Saturday 18 November, 10 am to 2 pm

Don’t miss the chance to get up close and personal with all things Phantom at our Phantom Phenomenon event! Comic book signings, artist talks with Shane Foley and Paul Mason, and merch stalls will all take place alongside the phenomenol new Phantom: Off the Drawing Board exhibition. 

Gallery Opening Times
Weekdays: 9.30 am to 5 pm
Weekends: 10 am to 2 pm 

Contact Name: Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery
Contact Number: (07) 4130 4750

Image: Shane Foley, Skull Ring (detail), 2023. Pen and Ink on Paper, 30 x 42 cm