Current Exhibitions

Birth of the Cool

Geoff Wilson: Interrogated Landscape

Friday 17 July - Friday 18 September 2015



Entries now open for Fleurieu Art Prizes

FLEURIEU ART PRIZE FOR LANDSCAPE - The $65,000 Fleurieu Art Prize for landscape, is a non-acquisitive prize open to artists working across all media, presented at the Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art, Adelaide. To enter this Prize please click here.

FLEURIEU FOOD + WINE ART PRIZE - The $10,000 Food + Wine Art Prize, is a non-acquisitive painting prize, presented in McLaren Vale, South Australia. To enter this Prize please click here.

Entries close 1 December 2015


Thursday 27 August, 5 pm. Meet at Samstag Museum for an ART AFTER DARK West End walking tour of SALA venues. RSVP essential by 20 August via email or 8302 0870. 


Thursday 3 September from 5 pm, FREE Jazz music and talk.
Birth of the Cool exhibition curator Terence Maloon talks to UniSA’s Anthony Elliott, Hawke Research Institute, in the Samstag Museum of Art. Then join us next door in the Kerry Packer Civic Gallery for an evening of Jazz from The New Cabal featuring Nick Pennington. Groove until late. Event now SOLD OUT.

On Thursdays from 5pm, the West End precinct comes alive with a calendar of events for ART AFTER DARK. Our doors are open until late, with exhibitions, films, music, talks, food, beer and wine, workshops and MORE. Check out events here (opens in a new window)

More 2015 news + events at the Samstag Museum of Art to be announced soon. In the meantime follow us on Facebook to stay up to date!