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Christian THOMPSON, Twin Divination, 2017

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2018 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Divided Worlds

The Adelaide Review: Divided Worlds: 2018 Adelaide Biennial Artists Announced

InDaily: Off the Wall: Alive in nature

The Australian: Mass effect: Australia will be awash in carnivals of contemporary

The Adelaide Review: Erica Green navigates Divided Worlds for Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art

 

After Utopia: Revisiting the Ideal in Asian Contemporary Art

The Australian: Indonesia’s Maryanto makes impact at Adelaide’s OzAsia Festival

RealTime: OzAsia: Tangling with utopia

CityMag: Pursuit of perfection

Art Guide: After Utopia: Revisiting the Ideal in Asian Contemporary Art

The Adelaide Review: After Utopia: Revisiting the Ideal in Asian Contemporary Art

ArtsHub: After Utopia: Revisiting the Asian Ideal in Contemporary Art

Art Monthly: Sociopolitical whirls: After Utopia at Samstag

 

Trent Parke and Narelle Autio: The Summation of Force

Art Guide: Trent Parke and Narelle Autio: The Summation of Force

The Australian: The Summation of Force pushes the boundaries of bat and ball

The Adelaide Review: Trent Parke and Narelle Autio's The Summation of Force

The Adelaide Review: The Summation of Force provides and elite performance

The Adelaide Review: Interview with Trent Parke and Narelle Autio

ABC TV: The Mix: The Summation of Force

ABC Radio: Photographer couple explores the evolution of cricket

UniSA Alumni News: Narelle Autio

Winner: SALA Festival 2017 Moving Image Award

 

Michelle Nikou: a e i o u

Heide Museum of Modern Art: Michelle Nikou: a e i o u

Artlink: Michelle Nikou: a e i o u

Art Guide: Michelle Nikou: a e i o u

 

Troubled Waters

Art Almanac: Troubled Waters

 

The Ocean After Nature

The Australian: Staying Afloat: The Ocean After Nature

 

Countercurrents

The Adelaide Review: Samstag Goes Off The Deep End

Artlink: Countercurrents | The Ocean After Nature

 

Samstag Museum of Art

SBS Australia: Samstag named Best Museum in South Australia

 

Samstag Scholarships

ArtsHub: International opportunities for local artists

ArtGuide: Julian Day and Sasha Grbich awarded 2018 Samstag scholarships

 


Latest News

2018 Samstag Scholars announced

26 September 2017

The University of South Australia is delighted to announce 
Sasha Grbich (SA) and Julian Day (NSW) as the recipients of the 2018 Anne & Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarships!

READ: Media Release

 

Exhibitions

21 September 2017

Samstag Museum of Art launches After Utopia: Revisiting the Ideal in Asian Contemporary Art and Geoff Cobham: Already Elsewhere

READ: After Utopia Media Release

READ: Already Elsewhere Media Release


2018 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: artists announced

5 September 2017

Erica Green, Director Samstag Museum of Art and Curator 2018 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art, has announced the names of the 30 leading Australian contemporary artists and collectives selected for next year's Adelaide Biennial, Divided Worlds!

Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Divided Worlds

Visit adelaidebiennial.com.au 

READ: Media Release

 

SALA Awards

31 August 2017

Trent Parke and Narelle Autio win
SALA Festival 2017 Moving Image Award for The Summation of Force

 

2018 Samstag Scholarships 

Each scholarship includes, for twelve months of overseas study, a tax-exempt stipend equivalent to US $48,000, plus return airfares and institutional fees.

Applications for the 2018 Samstag Scholarship now closed.  

Scholars announced October 2017, see Samstag Scholarships for details.

 

2017 Samstag Scholarships

Congratulations to our 2017 Samstag Scholars, who have been accepted into their international schools of choice.

Jacqueline Felstead (Vic): Royal College of the Arts, London
Zoe Kirkwood (SA): Glasgow School of Art, Scotland

 

2017 Independent Publisher Book Awards

13 April 2017

The Samstag Legacy: An Artist's Bequest announced Bronze Medalist: Best Regional non-fiction

 

Vale Sydney Ball (1933 - 2017)
7 March 2017

Samstag Museum of Art pays tribute to Adelaide's own master of abstraction, Sydney Ball. We thank Sydney Ball for his generosity and foresight in donating a large body of his masterworks to the University of South Australia, The Sydney Ball Gift.

Media Release: Samstag Museum of Art pays tribute to Adelaide’s own master of abstraction, Sydney Ball

Enterprise: Vale Sydney Ball

ABC News: Sydney Ball, prolific abstract painter, dies aged 83

The Sydney Ball Gift catalogue

 

Samstag Museum of Art 2017 PROGRAM

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Samstag Museum of Art turns 10

In 2017, the Museum celebrates its 10th year!

To mark this special occasion, along with the 25th anniversary of the Samstag Scholarships (2016), we proudly present selection of limited edition art collectibles, including The Samstag Legacy: An Artist's Bequest.


"At last, the world will know about the well-connected Samstags!" - Daniel Thomas, Art Monthly Australasia

Artlink: The Samstag Legacy: An Artist's Bequest

Art Guide: The Samstag Legacy: An Artist's Bequest

The Adelaide Review: Meet the Samstags

The Conversation: The Samstags: the untold story of the couple that changed Australian art