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Masterpieces and Historic Objects of the Art Gallery of South Australia

Art Gallery of South Australia

The Art Gallery of South Australia has a collection of over 38,000 works of art, making it one of the largest state art collection in Australia. As well as its permanent collection, the Gallery displays a number of visiting exhibitions every year.

Among the many Masterpieces and Historical Objects of the Art Gallery of South Australia, the following are some highlights:


“A museum is a place where one should lose one’s head.” Renzo Piano



Photo Credit: By Alan Levine from Strawberry, United States (Art Gallery of South Australia) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons