Our Vision

Our vision is to be the inspirational leader for visual arts in South Australia and contribute powerfully to culture in Australia and beyond.

Our Purpose

- AGSA offers a distinctive connection to place and a dynamic curatorial agenda that creates meaningful art experiences for all

- The exceptional AGSA Collection exists for our audiences – to comprehend the past, to navigate the present, and as a potent avenue to imagine the future

- Placing art, artists and audiences at the very heart of who we are guide AGSA’s artistic and public programs

- AGSA contributes positively to cultural cohesion, social wellbeing, creativity, engaged citizenship and economic life in South Australia

Reports and Documents

Key AGSA documents including our charter, annual reports as well as policies relating to legal, privacy, admission and acquisitions.

Winning design by Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Woods Bagot

Winning design by Diller Scofidio Renfro and Woods Bagot

International Design Competition

AGSA has outlined a vision for a new and inspirational cultural destination.

Freda Brady, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1961, Amata Community, South Australia, Wawiriya Burton, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1928, Pipalyatjara, South Australia, Angkaliya Eadie Curtis, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1928, Miti, South Australia, Tjangili Tjapukula George, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1950, Pukatja (Ernabella), South Australia, Sandra Goodwin, Yankunytjatjara people, South Australia, born 1969, near Mimili, South Australia, Beryl Jimmy, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1970, Pukatja (Ernabella), South Australia, Nyurpaya Kaika-Burton, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1940, Pukatja (Ernabella), South Australia, Iluwanti Ungkutjutu Ken, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1944, Watarru, South Australia, Sylvia Ken, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1965, Amata, South Australia, Tjungkara Ken, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1969, Amata Community, South Australia, Manyitjanu Lennon, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1940, outbush north of Watarru, South Australia, Betty Muffler, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1944, near Watarru, South Australia, Matjangka Nyukana Norris, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1956, Victory Downs Station, Northern Territory, Mary Katatjuku Pan, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born c.1944, Rocket Bore, South Australia, Betty Kuntiwa Pumani, Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara people, South Australia, born 1963, near Perentie Bore, South Australia, Antjala Tjayangka Robin, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1941, Apu Ininti, South Australia, Alison Munti Riley, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1966, Pukatja (Ernabella), South Australia, Tjariya Nungalka Stanley, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1939, Wingellina, Western Australia, Carlene Thompson, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1950, Pukatja (Ernabella), South Australia, Maringka Tunkin, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1959, Mulga Park, Northern Territory, Puna Yanima, Yankunyjatjara people, South Australia, born 1955, De Rose Hill Station, South Australia, Yaritji Young, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born c.1956, out bush near the creek Pukatja (Ernabella), South Australia, Jeanne Wallatina, Yankunytjatjara people, South Australia, born 1976, Indulkana, South Australia, Judy Wallatina, Yankunytjatjara people, South Australia, born 1981, Indulkana, South Australia, Kungkarangkalpa – Seven sisters, 2016, Fregon, South Australia, synthetic polymer paint on linen, 300.0 x 500.0 cm; Acquisition through TARNANTHI: Festival of Contemporary Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art supported by BHP 2017, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Courtesy the artists and Ernabella Arts, Iwantja Arts, Kaltjiti Arts, Mimili Maku Arts, Tjala Arts, APY Art Centre Collective/Copyright Agency, photo: Photo: Silversalt Photography.

Reconciliation Action Plan

AGSA's vision for reconciliation.