4 Apr – 1 Nov 2015
Celebrating the 40-year career of leading Aboriginal painter Ronnie Tjampitjinpa, a founder of the Papunya Tula Artists.
Mad through the darkness
Australian artists and the Great War
25 Apr – 9 Oct 2015
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Anzac landing at Gallipoli, this exhibition from the Gallery’s collection explores how Australian artists responded to World War I.
25 Apr – 25 Oct 2015
The debut presentation of an important new acquisition – Jazz by Henri Matisse – alongside works by other major European modernist artists in the Gallery’s collection.
25 Apr – 5 Jul 2015
An exhibition of photographs of women by women, from the Gallery’s collection, including works by Miwa Yanagi, Yvonne Todd and Anne Zahalka, among others.
Gene and Brian Sherman Contemporary Asian Art Collection
14 May – 26 Jul 2015
Showcases Australian philanthropists Gene and Brian Sherman’s collection of contemporary Asian art, including artists from the Philippines, Japan, Taiwan, Indonesia, Tibet, Thailand, Vietnam, China and India.
30 May 2015 – 26 Apr 2016
A diverse range of work by collaborative duo Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla, Paul Chan, Michael Landy, Ugo Rondinone, Wilhelm Sasnal and Daniel von Sturmer, from figurative painting to video installation and architectural invention.
30 May – 29 Nov 2015
Drawing on the Gallery’s collection, this exhibition explores the complex relationship between protest and art.
30 May 2015 – 29 May 2016
Celebrates the playful and dynamic ways in which modern artists have used colour, from Roy de Maistre’s pioneering colour wheels to the vibrant sculptural 'Splotches’ of Sol LeWitt.
11 Jul – 20 Sep 2015
One of the most influential artists of her generation, Rosemary Laing has a sustained interest in the nature of place and landscape, and the relationship between technology, labour, time and speed.
18 Jul – 27 Sep 2015
The Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes is an annual exhibition eagerly anticipated by artists and audiences alike.
masterpieces of Western art from the National Galleries of Scotland
24 Oct 2015 – 8 Feb 2016
Tracing the development of Western painting over five centuries from the Renaissance to Impressionism, this exhibition presents the most important collection of European old master paintings ever to be seen in Australia.