SAMSTAG MUSEUM OF ART

Welcome to the Samstag Museum of Art

One of Australia's leading university art museums, the Samstag Museum of Art aims to stimulate, challenge and engage its audiences with a program of diverse and innovative exhibitions, publications and associated public activities.

The Samstag Museum presents a changing exhibitions program of contemporary visual art, and art of the past that has relevance for us today. 

 

Samstag celebrates 2018 NAIDOC Week

Samstag Museum of Art is celebrating the contributions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists and writers to our program and to the University of South Australia Art Collection.

With this year’s NAIDOC dedicated to the power and leadership of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women, Samstag is proud to announce Recent Acquisitions into the University of South Australia Art Collection by Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands artists Wawiriya Burton, Sylvia Kanytjupai Ken and Ngupulya Pumani.

 

NOW SHOWING

Friday 15 June — Friday 31 August 2018

Aldo Iacobelli: A Conversation with Jheronimus

Tracey Moffatt & Gary Hillberg: Montages: The Full Cut 1999-2015

 

PUBLIC ART

Vernon Ah Kee: Kaurna Language Ephemeral Public Art Project

READ: Opening remarks by Professor Irene Watson


ON ART: Talk

Saturday 14 July, 1.30 — 2.30pm

Aldo Iacobelli in conversation with Maria Zagala

READ: A Conversation with Jheronimus by Maria Zagala


ARE YOU OUR 2019 SAMSTAG SCHOLAR?

Applications for 2019 Samstag Scholarships have CLOSED.

Watch this space for the announcement of our recipients!

Be in the running for a 2020 Scholarship by reading up on how to Apply for the Scholarship.