COVID-19 Business Update
As part of a nationally consistent approach, all cultural and art institutions in Western Australia have closed in the interests of public safety in response to COVID-19, including The Art Gallery of WA (AGWA), however they are sharing collections and exhibitions online. Find out how you can stay connected below:
- Continue your art journey online by following #agwayourway and share your own creations.
- Join a virtual tour tour of some of their exhibitions - click here.
- Head to AGWA TV for a full list of AGWA produced video works.
- Read the AGWA Blog.
- Subscribe to AGWA Artmail to receive the latest news and content.
If you've purchased a ticket to a workshop or program, have a group booking or event, the team will be in touch with you shortly. Please continue to visit their website and follow their social media for updates.
Established in 1895, the Art Gallery of Western Australia (AGWA) resides in the heart of the Perth Cultural Centre, occupying a precinct of three heritage buildings.
As one of Perth’s cultural icons, they provide a hub for visual arts in WA, showcasing local Australian artists alongside international counterparts, to stimulate ideas and encourage conversation.
AGWA is home to the highly-regarded State Art Collection, which holds one of the world’s finest collections of Indigenous and pre-eminent Western Australian art and design, as well as other diverse exhibitions and displays that invite visitors to see things differently.
The range of interactive projects include public programs, artist talks, panel discussions and education resources.
In 2020 the Gallery celebrates 125 years.
Open Wednesday to Monday from 10am – 5pm, with the exception of Tuesdays, Good Friday, Anzac Day and Christmas Day.
Visit artgallery.wa.gov.au to find out what's on today.
Admission to the Gallery is free although donations are encouraged. An entry charge may apply to special exhibitions.
The gallery is situated in the Perth Cultural Centre, adjacent to the Perth City Train Station and Northbridge.
Wheelchair access is available
Activities available for children
Closed: Tuesday, Good Friday, Anzac Day and Christmas Day