Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA)
  • Tuesday 14 March 2017
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    QAGOMA appoints new Deputy Director

    Director Chris Saines today announced the appointment of Simon Elliott as Deputy Director, Collection and Exhibitions. Elliott will join the executive management team to oversee the Gallery’s curatorial, conservation and registration activities, and with…

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  • Wednesday 8 March 2017
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    Vale: Leonard French, OBE, and Peter Travis, AM

    Signwriter turned painter Leonard French (1928–2017) passed away in January, aged 88. French was an influential artist over a career that spanned six decades, including five years in the 1960s that he spent working on a 50-colour glass…

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  • Thursday 23 February 2017
    Georgia O’Keeffe, 1887-1986 / Ram’s Head, Blue Morning Glory 1938 / Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Gift of The Burnett Foundation / © Georgia O’Keeffe MuseumGeorgia O’Keeffe, 1887-1986 / Ram’s Head, Blue Morning Glory 1938 / Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Gift of The Burnett Foundation / © Georgia O’Keeffe Museum

    In the pursuit of modernism

    An exhibition celebrating the iconic work of American artist Georgia O’Keeffe (1887–1986) and pioneering Australian artists Margaret Preston (1875–1963) and Grace Cossington Smith (1892–1984) opens at the Queensland Art Gallery (QAG) from 11…

  • Wednesday 22 February 2017
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    Xiu Xiu plays the music of Twin Peaks

    Xiu Xiu return to the Gallery of Modern Art for the final performance of their acclaimed concert series on Saturday 24 June at 8.00pm. In 2015 the Gallery’s Australian Cinémathèque commissioned Xiu Xiu…

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  • Wednesday 22 February 2017
    Soprano Katie Stenzel from Opera Queensland, amid Hrafnhildur Arnardottir's 'Nervescape V' 2016 at GOMA / Photograph: Stephanie Do RozarioSoprano Katie Stenzel from Opera Queensland, amid Hrafnhildur Arnardottir's 'Nervescape V' 2016 at GOMA / Photograph: Stephanie Do Rozario

    Sensory

    In OperaQ’s first creative adventure for 2017, live opera performances – sublime vocal and choral moments – will take over iconic GOMA spaces. This ‘art-meets-music’ event will see guests enjoying a range of artistic experiences from brand-new…

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  • Tuesday 21 February 2017
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    Watch everyday materials transformed into a large-scale sculpture

    In Future Remnant, Australian artists Claire Healy and Sean Cordeiro transform everyday materials into an extraordinary, large-scale sculpture. In a deliberately absurd juxtaposition, a large dinosaur skeleton, meticulously constructed, climbs over makeshift Ikea…