detail: Camille Pissarro, France, 1830-1903, Prairie à Éragny, 1886, Éragny, France, oil on canvas, 59.4 x 73.0 cm. Gift of the Gwinnett Family, James and Diana Ramsay Foundation, Marjory Edwards Bequest Fund, Margaret Olley Art Trust, Helen Bowden, Frank and Mary Choate, Peter and Pamela McKee, Emeritus Professor Anne Edwards AO, David and Pam McKee, and Members through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation Masterwork Appeal 2014.


Discover a display of light, colour and atmosphere. Now showing.

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detail: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn, The Netherlands, 1606   1669, Landscape with a cottage and haybarn, 1641, Amsterdam, etching, drypoint on paper 32.1 x 12.8 cm (plate) Gift of Carol Adams, Peggy Barker, Frank Choate, Lady Downer, Dr Michael Drew, Shane Le Plastrier,  Joan Lyons, Belinda Morgan, Tom Pearce, Marion Wells and Irena Zhang through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation Collectors Club 2013 Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

Rembrandt and the Etching Revival

Discover newly-acquired etching by Rembrandt. Now showing.

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Installation View: Someone died trying to have a life like mine in The Melrose Wing of Australian Art, 2014.


Explore a new thematic display in the Melrose Wing. Now showing.

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detail: Hilda Rix Nicholas, Australia, 1884 – 1961, Grande Marché, Tangier, 1912, Tangier, Morocco, oil on canvas on board, 81.0 x 65.0 cm; J.C. Earl Bequest Fund 2014, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, © Bronwyn Wright


Discover the work of Australian Artists in North Africa. Now showing.

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detail: Hiroko Watanabe b. 1970, Nagoya, Japan, Calligraphy installation (ritaisho) 2012, Nagoya, ink on Japanese paper (washi) Private Collection


Recent contemporary Asian calligraphy from Japan, Mongolia and China. Now showing until 19 April

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Above and Below

Australian landscapes from the Gallery’s collection. Now showing until June 2015.

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detail: Korea, Portrait of a Confucian scholar-official (yangban) 19th century, Korea, Bequest of R.H. Longden 1994, 947A51


Step into the rarefied world of the East Asian scholar-artist. Now showing until mid August 2015.

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Discover lace, portraiture and new creative visions. Now showing until 29 March 2015.

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detail: Geoffrey Brown, Australia, 1926-2014. Quarry & hillside, 1955, Adelaide, soft ground etching, aquatint, printed in coloured inks on paper, 15.0 x 19.9 cm (plate). Gift of the artist through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2014.


Perennial landscapes from a South Australian painter and printmaker. Now Showing.

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detail:Giovanni Battista PIRANESI Italy, 1720 - 1778 View of the Flavian Amphitheatre, called the Colosseum from the series 'Views of Rome and Environs'c.1750s, Rome; published by Bouchard and Gravier, Rome etching on paper 44.0 x 70.0 cm (plate) Bequest of Sir Samuel Way 1916


Discover Piranesi's 'Views of Rome'. Now showing.

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Detail: Iran, The  Yakob ‘Polonaise’ Carpet, c.1625–30, Isfahan region, silk pile with brocading in silver thread; Gift of Mr William Bowmore AO OBE through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation

Paradise on Earth

Enjoy flowers in the arts of Islam. Now showing until 26 July 2015.

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