Current and upcoming exhibitions

kanalaritja: An Unbroken String

Opening date : 09-12-2016   Closing date : 21-05-2017

An exhibition offering a unique glimpse into shell stringing, one of the most culturally significant and closely guarded traditions of the Tasmanian Aboriginal community.

One Hell of an Inferno: The 1967 Tasmanian Bushfires

Opening date : 16-12-2016   Closing date : 19-03-2017

This exhibition tells the story of the 1967 Tasmanian bushfires, why they occurred, their impact on people, communities and the environment, and how they could happen again.

Patricia Giles: A World of My Own

Opening date : 20-01-2017   Closing date : 02-04-2017

This exhibition features a series of stunning watercolours of Tasmania’s East Coast by much-loved Tasmanian artist Patricia Giles.

The Early Dutch Explorers

Opening date : 09-02-2017   Closing date : 05-03-2017

Discover the extraordinary history of the 17th Century Dutch explorers who charted the Southern Ocean and The Great South Land.

Full Void

Opening date : 17-03-2017   Closing date : 08-04-2017

An exhibition of charcoal drawings by Mary Scott and David Edgar, presented as part of Ten Days on the Island 2017.

The Art of Science: Baudin’s Voyagers 1800 – 1804

Opening date : 07-04-2017   Closing date : 09-07-2017

An exhibition showcasing original sketches and paintings created by Nicolas Baudin’s artists Charles-Alexandre Lesueur and Nicolas-Martin Petit during the voyage of 1800-1804.

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