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Art Gallery of South Australia

Overview
Works: 888 works in 1,313 publications in 1 language and 14,759 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  History  Biography  Pictorial works  Periodicals 
Roles: Other, Editor, Organizer of meeting, his, 475, isb, Host
Classifications: ND1314.3, 759.994
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This other Eden : paintings from the Yale Center for British Art by Yale Center for British Art( Book )

6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Edwardians : secrets and desires by Anne Gray( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crescent moon : Islamic art & civilisation in Southeast Asia = Bulan sabit : seni dan peradaban Islam di Asia Tenggara by James Bennett( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace Cossington Smith by Grace Cossington Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crossington Smith's life spanned nearly a century and this new book examines the development of her work covering the metropolis, portraits, still life, landscapes and flowers, religion and war, theatre and ballet performances, and her great domestic interiors infused with light as well as many drawings
Morris & Co. : Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide by Christopher Menz( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culture warriors : national Indigenous art triennial by National Indigenous Art Triennial( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenting the work of thirty artists from each Australian state and territory, the inaugural National Indigenous Art Triennial demonstrates the incredible range of contemporary Indigenous art practice. The works included were created during the past three years in a variety of media, including painting on bark and canvas, sculpture, textiles, weaving, new media, photomedia, printmaking, and installation. This substantial book provides an ongoing authoritative critical reference for contemporary Indigenous art in Australia
Modern Australian women : paintings & prints 1925-1945 by Jane Hylton( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-1920s when Australian art was beginning to atrophy into clichéd conservative landscapes, it was saved by women, who injected vitality and a new approach to style and subject matter.Artists such as Margaret Preston, Thea Proctor, Grace Crowley, Dorrit Black and Ethel Spowers were the pioneers and promoters of modernism in Australia, exploring new ideas about what art could portray and introducing artistic developments such as Cubism. Their paintings and prints challenged other artists and certainly challenged Australian audiences.Many of these 'modern' women led adventurous and unconventional lives. They travelled and studied in Europe. Many were financially independent and did not need to conform to the requirements of a (largely male) conventional and conservative art-buying public. Most chose to remain unmarried and childless so as to devote themselves to their art.Modern Australian Women: paintings and prints 1925-1945 is a major exhibition focussing on Australia's great women artists of the modernist period. It includes important and iconic works by the well-known names of Australian art history - Margaret Preston, Grace Crowley, Grace Cossington Smith - as well as works by artists such as Clarice Beckett and Stella Bowen who have only recently begun to receive the attention they deserve.Modern Australian Women: paintings and prints 1925-1945 is an Art Gallery of South Australia Travelling Exhibition. This exhibition is supported by Marsh, the Australian Women's Weekly and Visions of Australia
Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri by Vivien Johnson( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri was one of Australia's most distinguished painters of the late 20th century. A pioneer of dot painting in the Western Desert of central Australia, he soon became a leader of this important movement of Indigenous art
Creating Australia : 200 years of art, 1788-1988( Book )

9 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love & death : art in the age of Queen Victoria by Angus Trumble( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Brack by Kirsty Grant( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first John Brack retrospective to be held in more than twenty years, this exhibition will survey the artist’s complete oeuvre, incorporating paintings and works on paper from all of his major series and including pictures such as The bar 1954 and Collins St., 5 p.m. 1955, now regarded as some of the most iconic images of 20th century Australian art."--Publisher description
Australian colonial art, 1800-1900 by Ron Radford( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new history of Australian colonial art covering the period 1800 to 1900 is written around the exceptionally representative and high-quality collection held in Adelaide by the Art Gallery of South Australia. Many of the images are extremely well known but many more, especially those which have only recently been acquired, provide an opportunity to give a new interpretation and view of our early culture
Tom Roberts by Tom Roberts( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first Tom Roberts retrospective for fifty years presenting paintings by Australia's most popular artist, one who has helped to shape the Australian identity
Hans Heysen centenary retrospective, 1877-1977 by Art Gallery of South Australia( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dreamings of the desert : aboriginal dot paintings of the Western Desert( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebration of 25th anniversary of dot painting movement resulted in this publication and in an exhibition of the entire collection of the Art Gallery of South Australia's western desert art; recognition of movement; map of central Australian languages; illustrated history of dot painting movement; artists' biographies; chronology of movement
Rupert Bunny : artist in Paris by Rupert Bunny( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rupert Bunny (1864-1947) is an exotic in the history of Australian art. A creator of grand, sumptuous paintings of Parisian life in the late 19th century, Bunny became one of the most successful artists of his generation. Bunny's romantic portrayals of beautiful women at leisure capture the charm and idyllic life of France's "beautiful era"--The seemingly endless summer of the belle époque. His dream-like paintings of mythological scenes reveal an inspired and imaginative view of life and art. Rupert Bunny's international success over the five decades he spent in Paris saw his work exhibited throughout Europe and collected by the leading museums. He also led a fascinating and cosmopolitan life with Nellie Melba, Auguste Rodin, Claude Debussy and Sarah Bernhardt among his acquaintances."--Art Gallery of New South Wales website
Pictura Britannica : art from Britain by N.S.W.) Museum of Contemporary Art (Sydney( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Released to coincide with an exhibition of the same name, this book explores the work of a younger generation of British artists, along with that of two older artists whose influence on British art has been overlooked. Many of the featured works raise important issues about aspects of British culture, society and politics
Morris & Company : Pre-Raphaelites and the arts and crafts movement in South Australia by Christopher Menz( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morris & Company: Pre-Raphaelites and the arts and crafts movement in South Australia
The Chinese exhibition : a selection of recent archaeological finds of The People's Republic of China by Australian Art Exhibitions Corporation( Book )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1977 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild visionary spectral : new German art by Ron Radford( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
This other Eden : paintings from the Yale Center for British Art
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The Edwardians : secrets and desiresCrescent moon : Islamic art & civilisation in Southeast Asia = Bulan sabit : seni dan peradaban Islam di Asia TenggaraGrace Cossington SmithMorris & Co. : Art Gallery of South Australia, AdelaideCulture warriors : national Indigenous art triennialClifford Possum TjapaltjarriLove & death : art in the age of Queen VictoriaJohn Brack
Alternative Names

controlled identityNational Gallery of South Australia

A. G. S. A

Adélaïde (Australie)

AGSA

AGSA (Art Gallery of South Australia)

Art Gallery of South Australia

Art Gallery of South Australia (Adelaide, Austràlia)

Artgalerio de Suda Aŭstralio

Galeri Gelf De Awstralia

Jižní Austrálie Art Gallery

musée national d'Australie-Méridionale

National gallery of South Australia

National gallery of South Australia Adélaïde, Australie

South Australia Art Gallery

Художня галерея Південної Австралії

Հարավային Ավստրալիայի պատկերասրահ

הגלריה לאמנות של דרום אוסטרליה

南オーストラリア美術館

南澳美术馆

Languages
English (145)