2016 NEWS

Anaisa FRANCO, Paranoia, 2010

Wednesday 16 November - Samstag Museum is seeking applications for an Assistant Curator (Vacant) and Administrator positions. Applications have now CLOSED.


Thursday 14 July - The winner of the 2016 Fleurieu Art Prize People's Chocie Award was Kylie Stillman for her Flinders Ranges.

Thursday 30 June Applications for the 2017 Anne & Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarship CLOSED.


Thursday 2 June 2016 - 2016 Fleurieu Art Prize World’s richest landscape art prize winner announced Media release (PDF file, 319 kb) (opens in a new window).


Monday 16 May 2016 - We are thrilled to announce that Samstag Museum Director Erica Green has been announced as the 2018 Adelaide Biennial Curator.

Erica says “the Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art was launched in 1990 as I arrived in Adelaide, and has become the longest running survey exhibition of Australian art. It is distinguished!” Read more here (opens in a new window)


Monday 15 Feburary - Fleurieu Art Prize shortlist announced (opens in a new window)


Wednesday 10 February Applications for the 2017 Anne & Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarship are now OPEN. More information here (opens in a new window)


Wednesday 27 January - 2016 Samstag Museum of Art Program Media release (PDF file, 219 kb) (opens in a new window). 2016 is the University of South Australia’s 25th birthday and we are celebrating! We are excited to present a year-long program of special exhibitions and events at the Samstag Museum.