Fiona HALL, Different Forms of Intelligence, 2007


The Samstag Museum is currently closed for exhibition changeover. 



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.


Fleurieu Art Prizes

Fleurieu Food + Wine Art Prize entries close: 30 March 2016. The $10,000 Food + Wine Art Prize, is a non-acquisitive painting prize, presented in McLaren Vale, South Australia. To enter this Prize please click here.

Entries have now CLOSED for the Fleurieu Art Prize for Landscape Art Prize.



Opening night 2016 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Magic ObjectFriday 26 February,  5:30 pm, Art Gallery of South Australia. 

Vernissage weekend 2016 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art, Saturday 27 February, Samstag Museum of Art, City West campus, UniSA and Sunday 28 February, Art Gallery of South Australia. 

The 2016 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art Vernissage weekend features talks, forums, music, performances, and other special events. Full program details here


On selected Thursdays from 5pm, the West End precinct comes alive with a calendar of events for ART AFTER DARK. Our doors are open until late, with exhibitions, films, music, talks, food, beer and wine, workshops and MORE. Check out events here (opens in a new window)

More 2016 news + events at the Samstag Museum of Art to be announced soon. In the meantime follow us on Facebook to stay up to date!