detail: Robert Hannaford, Australia, born 1944, Self-Portrait , 2008, Riverton, South Australia, oil on canvas, 110.0 x 140.0cm; Private collection. Courtesy the artist Fund 1940, Art Gallery of South Australia.

ROBERT HANNAFORD

Presenting 50 years of work by South Australia’s most celebrated portraitist. Opens 2 July 2016.

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detail: Fiona Hall, Australia, born 1953, All the King’s Men, 2014-2015, Adelaide, knitted military uniforms, wire, animal bone, horns, teeth, dice, glass, and mixed media, 20 parts, dimensions variable; Gift of the Art Gallery of South Australia Contemporary Collectors 2015, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide. Courtesy the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney. photo: Clayton Glen

Fiona Hall: All the King's Men

See the masterwork from Fiona Hall's 2015 Venice Biennale exhibition 'Wrong Way Time'. Opens 29 July 2016.

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Image:Wrist band sweet heart charm c1916 belonging to C.S.Preiss of 3rd Light Horse Regiment tin, copper and leather Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

SAPPERS AND SHRAPNEL: CONTEMPORARY ART AND THE ART OF THE TRENCHES

Opens 11 November 2016.

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detail: Brook Andrew, Australia, born 1970, Wiradjuri people, New South Wales, The Island I, 2008, black ink, silver foil on linen; Gift of Susan Armitage through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2011, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Courtesy the artist and Tolarno Galleries, Melbourne and Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris

CARRYING CULTURE

Focussing on the vessel, the weapon and the ornament in Aboriginal art and culture. Opens 28 May 2016.

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detail: Iran, Tile (hunt scene), 19th century, Iran, earthenware, under-glaze decoration, 53.1 x 42.5cm; Bequest of Sir Samuel Way 1916, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide.

100 YEARS: THE LEGACY OF SIR SAMUEL WAY

Showcasing the generous bequest from Sir Samuel Way (1836-1916). Opens July 2016.

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detail: Sue Kneebone, Australia, born 1963, Neat Drop, 2014, Adelaide, mixed media: found chandelier, kangaroo skulls, chain, found chair, rock, glass bottle, leather, seed pod, wood, dimensions variable; Gift of Tracey and Michael Whiting though the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation’s South Australian Artists Fund 2015, Art Gallery of South Australia. installation view: Deadpan, Fontenelle, 2014. Courtesy the artist. photo: James Field.

Sue Kneebone

Exploring intersections between history, memory and myth. Opens 11 June 2016.

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Ilm: Art and knowledge in Islam

This display reflects on the ways that Muslim artists have explored understanding knowledge in Islam. Opens 21 July.

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THE MODERN IMAGE

South Australian photographers Gwendolyn Morris, Esther Baylis, and Joyce Waterhouse. Opens July 2016.

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detail: Catherine Truman, Australia, born 1957, Ongoing being, 2010, Adelaide, mixed media;  Courtesy the artist

Catherine Truman

The manifold practise of artist Catherine Truman is the subject of our 2016 South Australian Living Artists (SALA) Festival Exhibition.

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