National Gallery of Australia
The National Gallery of Australia (NGA) is the largest art museum in Australia, located in the capital city of Canberra. The gallery was announced in 1967 by then Prime Minister Harold Holt and opened to the public in 1982. The museum’s collection comprises over 155,000 works of art, including paintings, sculptures, prints, drawings, photographs, and decorative arts, and it has a particular emphasis on Australian and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art.
The National Gallery of Australia is a major cultural institution in Australia, attracting over a million visitors annually. It plays an important role in the promotion and preservation of Australian art and culture, both within the country and internationally.
NGA often is home to international blockbuster exhibition’s exclusive to Canberra.