Kate Beynon’s Friendly Beasts

Working in collaboration with contemporary artists, the Children’s Art Centre creates new and unique artworks and projects for the young, and young at heart to engage with artist’s ideas and ways of working. A key part of achieving great outcomes is in the design. For Kate Beynon’s ‘Friendly Beasts’, currently on display at GOMA until…

Major survey at GOMA celebrates Yayoi Kusama

A career-spanning survey of work by leading contemporary artist Yayoi Kusama opens at GOMA in November. ‘Yayoi Kusama: Life is the Heart of a Rainbow’, co-curated by QAGOMA and National Gallery Singapore, is a wonderful journey through key moments in Kusama’s vast artistic career over seven decades. Now in her late 80s, Kusama is one…

Create 10 beautiful masterpieces

To coincide with GOMA Turns 10, the Children’s Art Centre has collaborated with seven of QAGOMA’s favourite Collection artists to develop our latest book for kids 10 Ways to Make Art. With no more than the simple treasures that lie waiting around your home or garden, this book shows you how to create 10 beautiful masterpieces…

Taste the sea

The Gabori Sisters: Gathering by the Sea is an interactive exhibition that explores the close relationship of Dorothy, Elsie and Amanda Gabori — the daughters of Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda Sally Gabori — with their ancestral homeland of Bentinck Island in the Gulf of Carpentaria. Bring the family in to visit the Children’s Art Centre at GOMA…

Gather by the sea

To coincide with ‘Dulka Warngiid – Land of All’, our major retrospective of the work of Sally Gabori (Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda), the Children’s Art Centre presents ‘The Gabori Sisters: Gathering by the Sea’, an immersive exhibition for children developed in collaboration with Mrs Gabori’s daughters Elsie, Dorothy and Amanda Gabori. ‘Gathering by the Sea’ takes children…

Ah Xian: Naturephysica

To coincide with ‘A World View: The Tim Fairfax Gift’, Chinese‑born Australia artist Ah Xian has worked with the Children’s Art Centre on an interactive project based on his ‘Metaphysica’ series of sculptures, which entered the Collection through Mr Fairfax’s generous support. The exhibition includes a multimedia activity and a drawing activity inspired by the…