Anaisa FRANCO, Paranoia, 2010


2016 Exhibitions

The Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art is one of the University of South Australia’s leading creative centres; it aims to stimulate, challenge and engage its audiences with a program of diverse and innovative exhibitions, publications and associated public activities.

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


Current Exhibition

Friday 19 August – Friday 23 September 

Experimenta Recharge

Experimenta Recharge study guideTours and talks for schools and groups available. Please contact us on 8302 0870 or to book.



In 2016 the Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art are celebrating both the University of South Australia's 25th birthday, and the 25th anniversary of the Samstag Scholarships.

To mark this special occasion we are offering these limited edition art collectibles (opens in a new window)

Funds raised will enable the Museum to support the practice and presentation of contemporary Australian art through our exhibition programs. 



Friday 16 September, 5:30 pm

Celebrating Adelaide Festival Centre’s OzAsia Festival Samstag Museum of Art Curator Gillian Brown presents a floor talk on focussing on interdisciplinary Japanese creative group teamLab’s work 100 Years Sea. Following from the floor talk guests are invited to proceed to the launch of Ever Blossoming at the Art Gallery of South Australia to continue the OzAsia revelry. 


To see a full list of events, click here.

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!