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, Wawiriya Burton, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1928, Angkaliya Eadie Curtis, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1928, Tjangili Tjapukula George, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1950, Sandra Goodwin, Yankunytjatjara people, South Australia, born 1969, Beryl Jimmy, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1970, Nyurpaya Kaika-Burton, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1940, Iluwanti Ungkutjutu Ken, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1944, Sylvia Ken, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1965, Tjungkara Ken, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1969, Manyitjanu Lennon, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1940, Betty Muffler, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1944, Matjangka Nyukana Norris, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1956, Mary Katatjuku Pan, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born c.1944, Betty Kuntiwa Pumani, Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara people, South Australia, born 1963, Antjala Tjayangka Robin, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1941, Alison Munti Riley, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1966, Tjariya Nungalka Stanley, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1939, Carlene Thompson, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1950, Maringka Tunkin, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born 1959, Puna Yanima, Yankunyjatjara people, South Australia, born 1955, Yaritji Young, Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia, born c.1956, Jeanne Wallatina, Yankunytjatjara people, South Australia, born 1976, Judy Wallatina, Yankunytjatjara people, South Australia, born 1981, 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.