Art Gallery of South Australia and its collection

Art Gallery of South Australia
Source

The Art Gallery of South Australia ( AGSA ), established as the National Gallery of South Australia in 1881, is located in Adelaide . It is the most significant visual arts museum in the Australian state of South Australia . It has a collection of almost 45,000 works of art, making it the second largest state art collection in Australia (after the National Gallery of Victoria ). As part of North Terrace cultural precinct, the gallery is flanked by the South Australian Museum to the west and the University of Adelaide to the east. As well as its permanent collection, which is especially renowned for its collection of Australian art , AGSA hosts the annual Festival of Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art known as Tarnanthi , displays a number of visiting exhibitions each year and also contributes travelling exhibitions to regional galleries. European (including British ), Asian and North American art are also well represented in its collections. As of February 2022 the Director of AGSA is Rhana Devenport ONZM .

Read more…

Art & Design  Art & Design

Art Gallery of South Australia
North Terrace
SA 5000 Adelaide

Visitor information Art Gallery of South Australia

Opening hours

Monday
10:00 – 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 – 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 – 17:00
Thursday
10:00 – 17:00
Friday
10:00 – 17:00
Saturday
10:00 – 17:00
Sunday
10:00 – 17:00

Closed December 25

Admission

0+Free

Charges may apply for some exhibitions.

Facilities

Wheelchair accessible

Location & Map

North Terrace, Adelaide

Discover all museums in Adelaide

Exhibitions

No exhibitions in Art Gallery of South Australia have been found.

Art Gallery of South Australia Reviews

Art Gallery of South Australia has 1 rating.

  • Aggregated rating

    This rating is based on the rating of this museum on several other platforms.

Write a review

Your review helps other people learn about great and less great museums. If you've visited Art Gallery of South Australia, you can write your review below! Please pay attention to our content guidelines before you post your review.

Please log in or create a free account to review Art Gallery of South Australia.