Vale: Win Schubert, AO

It was with deep sadness that the Gallery – and the greater Queensland arts community – said farewell to one of its greatest supporters and friends, Mrs Win Schubert, AO, following her recent passing. Mrs Schubert was one of the most generous benefactors in the QAGOMA Foundation’s 37 year history. Her inspiring patronage – which spanned over…

Sweetmelt

‘Sugar Spin: you, me, art and everything’ marks ten years of GOMA, inviting us into a playful space of excess, colour and abundance. Drawing together more than 250 works, the exhibition celebrates GOMA and the creative depth and diversity of the Collection. As ‘Sugar Spin’ draws to a close on Monday 17 April, we start…

Behind the scenes with Channel Seven Queensland!

During the media preview of our brand new ‘Sugar Spin’ exhibition, we hung out with Sammie O’Brien and Katrina Blowers from Channel Seven Queensland to hear all about their favourite artworks. Turns out everyone is getting into our 10th birthday celebrations! SAMMIE O’BRIEN Sammie – Channel Seven Queensland’s youngest-ever member of the presenting team is a…

Interview: Geraldine Barlow, Curator of ‘Sugar Spin’

We recently caught up with Geraldine Barlow, Curator of International Art and the very busy curator behind the upcoming exhibition ‘Sugar Spin: you, me, art and everything’ opening this weekend at GOMA. Sugar Spin is our celebration of 10 years of GOMA. It will feature over 250 contemporary artworks exploring light, space, architecture and the senses.…

Take a peek at the rehearsals for Nick Cave’s HEARD•BNE performance

  Here’s a sneak peek at the rehearsals for Nick Cave’s HEARD•BNE 2016 performance which will be performed over the opening weekend of ‘Sugar Spin: you, me, art and everything’ on Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 December 2016 and again in mid-January 2017 to celebrate GOMA turning 10. HEARD 2016 consists of 30 ‘soundsuits’, made to be…