Join us for our GOMA Turns 10 Summer Festival

An all-ages five-day festival of creative workshops, storytelling, film, talks and live music will animate the Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA) from 18 to 22 January 2017. The GOMA Turns 10 Summer Festival is a great opportunity for families, kids and adults alike to enjoy a rich program celebrating GOMA’s tenth anniversary, and will include…

Broaden your knowledge and appreciation of contemporary art

My earliest memory of the Queensland Art Gallery would either be the impossible tension that Rene Magritte creates by stripping the twilight out of his sudden juxtapositions of night and day, or the deep perspective of a lonely Giorgio de Chirico piazza rich with a sense of loss and the horizon’s unlikely possibility. Both were…

GOMA. A place where people come together

In 2001, then Architectus Design Directors Kerry Clare, Lindsay Clare and James Jones won an Architect Selection Competition to design the new Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA) in Brisbane. Construction began in 2002 and was completed in 2006, coinciding with the launch of the ‘The 5th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art’. GOMA quickly became…