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Queensland Art Gallery

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The Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA) is a single institution located across two adjacent river-side buildings in the Cultural Precinct at Brisbane's South Bank. QAGOMA holds a collection of historical, modern and contemporary...more
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Stanley Place | Cultural Precinct, South Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
+61 7 3840 7303
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All reviews on display great collection water features interesting exhibits worth a visit free entry state library great cafe cultural precinct beautiful building couple of hours few hours easy access great place to visit visiting brisbane the river goma
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

Wonderful gallery, make sure you give yourself quite a long time as there is a lot to see. The cafe is outstanding, some seating outside near the water pond, sculptures, and under a huge tree with water monitor lizards, if your lucky

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dierdre W
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Even if you're only in Brisbane for a few days it's definitely worth visiting Queensland Art Gallery. You can spend as little or as long as you like here and still have time to appreciate the exhibitions (I especially enjoyed the aboriginal artwork). Admission is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Flora_Yadevol
QAGOMA, Public Relations Manager at Queensland Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hi Flora, thanks for taking the time to review us, glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 9 September 2018

Art galleries are such institutionalised spaces, right? Not this one - it's modern, light and airy with the most gorgeous pool installation dominating the ground floor space. It's Australian works are a feature including a fabulous first floor space of indigenous Australian artworks. And don't...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Steve M
QAGOMA, Public Relations Manager at Queensland Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hi Steve, glad you enjoyed your visit to the Queensland Art Gallery and our resident friendly water-dragons

Reviewed 31 August 2018

Last time I visited, there were a large amount of more classical artworks on display. Perhaps my taste has changed, or I’m more aware, but I was surprised at the wide range of aboriginal art on display, both traditional and modern aboriginal art including basketry.More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mrpoppet
QAGOMA, Public Relations Manager at Queensland Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you for making the time to visit and review the Queensland Art Gallery, we're glad you enjoyed the Indigenous artworks, we recently changed our permanent Australian hang! The 9th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary opens 24 November featuring more than 80 artists and groups...More

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Every time we visit Brisbane, I make a beeline for this gallery. It's not so big that you need hours to see everything - you can beetle around and see a lot. This visit I stayed 45 mins and really enjoyed the aboriginal exhibition. Got...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ducktalk
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

This Art Gallery is for everyone. The upcoming Asia pacific triennielle is not to be missed. Always a smashing success and a popular Brisbane date on the cultural calendar. Enjoy the sunshine in the relaxed gallery cafe amongst the water features and sculptures that add...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lesleigh S
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Definitely worth your time! There are 4 free guided tours on Sundays from 11-14:00. The 1pm tour focuses on Australian art and 2pm is highlights of the whole collection. You can find more info on their website. Galleries are of different themes, instead of time...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chenyang J
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

What an asset for Brisbane. Admission is free to the main galleries. Currently an excellent exhibition of aboriginal art works. So colourful large works in the aboriginal women’s art section. A great collection of Australian artists.More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ed A
QAGOMA, Public Relations Manager at Queensland Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review the Queensland Art Gallery, we though you might like to visit 'The 9th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art' opening from 24 November with one of the largest representations of First Nation artists in a Triennial to...More

Reviewed 21 August 2018

The gallery has a range of art on show with exhibitions changing quite frequently. The building itself is quite visually interesting as well. I believe that some exhibitions may require pre-booking and/or an entry fee but plenty of art is free to view. The gallery...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Nearby state library of queensland and GOMA its hard to miss! If you are visiting GOMA definitely worth a visit!

Date of experience: August 2018
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