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The photograph and Australia

21 Mar – 8 Jun 2015

Bringing together hundreds of photographs from over 35 lenders, this major exhibition reflects an evolving image of Australia from the 1840s onwards.

Ronnie Tjampitjinpa

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 – 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.

Go east
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 and China.

The Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes is an annual exhibition eagerly anticipated by artists and audiences alike.