Current and upcoming exhibitions


Opening date : 09-02-2018   Closing date : 01-07-2018

Featuring significant Australian art from the late 20th century and early 21st century, donated to TMAG by Richard and Anna Green through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts program.

Fifty Shades of Blue

Opening date : 09-05-2018   Closing date : 30-12-2019

A display of over 150 blue transfer printed plates from the TMAG collection, spanning from the late 18th century to the early 20th century.

Lola Greeno: Cultural Jewels

Opening date : 01-06-2018   Closing date : 22-07-2018

An Australian Design Centre touring exhibition celebrating the work and career of award-winning Tasmanian Aboriginal shell necklace maker Lola Greeno.

A Journey to Freedom

Opening date : 08-06-2018   Closing date : 29-07-2018

A new contemporary art exhibition guest curated by Swiss curator Barbara Polla together with Olivier Varenne and Mary Knights as part of Dark Mofo 2018.

Thomas Bock

Opening date : 17-08-2018   Closing date : 11-11-2018

An exhibition dedicated to the work of Thomas Bock, one of the most important artists working in Australia during the colonial years.

The National Picture: the art of Tasmania's Black War

Opening date : 17-08-2018   Closing date : 11-11-2018

An exhibition shining a light on two enthralling yet under-examined figures in Australian history: colonial artist Benjamin Duterrau and the ‘Conciliator’ George Augustus Robinson.

Antarctic Photography Exhibition

Opening date : 02-09-2018   Closing date : 19-09-2018

A biannual exhibition of works created as part of the Australian Antarctic Festival's Antarctic Photography Competition.

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