Queensland Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane

Queensland Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane (must see)

The Queensland Gallery of Modern Art is one of the newest and most exciting galleries in Australia only opening in 2006. In only a few short years the gallery has created quite a splash offering wide reaching installations for art lovers of all ages. Indeed, it has become internationally recognized for its innovation and the range of art that is offered to school aged children. It is also home to Australia’s only purpose built cinematheque – a film archive devoted to showing old or art house film reels. There is a regular program of silent, retro, classics, anime and art house films shown at the gallery each day.

Well received temporary installations at the GOMA have included Warhol, Picasso and Matisse exhibitions and there is always something exciting on the program to see and experience. Located within the Queensland Performing Arts Complex (QPAC) at Southbank, just across from the CBD, it is easily accessible by road, train, bus or ferry. It is open 10am to 5pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 5pm on weekends. Within the premises there is a store and an excellent restaurant and café to stimulate your gastronomical senses as well as your aesthetic sense.

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Sight Name: Queensland Gallery of Modern Art
Sight Location: Brisbane, Australia
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
Guide(s) containing this sight: Art Galleries and Museum  

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