Sat 19 Sep 2015 - Fri 27 Nov 2015

Local Now brings together the work of prominent artists from the region for an exhibition that demonstrates challenging, stimulating and progressive approaches to creative practice.

Sat 17 Oct 2015 - Sun 15 Nov 2015

In Sampūrṇatā: Completeness, Lee Fullarton shares her experience of being enveloped in the intensity of India – its spirituality, humanity, history, story, people and places – which satisfied the artist with a consciousness of completeness.

Sat 25 Jul 2015 - Tue 6 Oct 2015

Industrial Zen presents a series of symmetrical, three dimensional spaces, each work drawing the viewer into its centre, a hypnotising void.

Sat 22 Aug 2015 - Sun 6 Sep 2015

A celebration of young artists, this collective exhibition showcases the talent of 157 senior visual arts students from the Metropolitan region

Sat 18 Jul 2015 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

Enter the dazzling world of Light Play where children can explore their artistic potential in an interactive space created especially for them!

Sat 30 May 2015 - Sun 9 Aug 2015

Brynhyfryd was one of the most imposing buildings in Ipswich of its time. Although standing for less than 50 years, it made such an impression on the Ipswich community that its rise and fall became part of the city’s folklore.

Sat 21 Mar 2015 - Sun 17 May 2015

Melting fridges, mysticism, microcosms and mandalas are all in Art & Australia Collection 2003 – 2013, on tour from the Newcastle Art Gallery.

Sat 21 Mar 2015 - Sun 10 May 2015

Crafted by Evelyn Roth Festival Arts, the climbing web is a large-scale multi coloured crocheted net suspended from the gallery ceiling.

Sat 23 Aug 2014 - Sun 7 Sep 2014

The Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Arts celebrate the work of senior arts students across the State. In 2014, Ipswich Art Gallery is host to the Metropolitan regional exhibition and offers a chance for students to share their work with the local community.

Fri 27 Jun 2014 - Sun 10 Aug 2014

This installation draws its inspiration from El Lissitzky, a Russian avant-garde artist who believed that the future of art lay in its potential to be integrated into life. In 1923 he designed what he called a ‘proun room’ – a meeting place of art and architecture.

Sat 16 Nov 2013 - Mon 27 Jan 2014

Visit Construction Site for an awesome hands-on experience the whole family can enjoy!

Mon 15 Jul 2013 - Sun 25 Aug 2013

Enter the dazzling world of Light Play! where children can explore their artistic potential in an interactive space created especially for them!

Sat 9 Feb 2013 - Sun 14 Apr 2013

Experience a world where imagination, inventiveness and ingenuity reign!

Sat 3 Nov 2012 - Sun 27 Jan 2013

How would you react in a high-pressure scenario with people’s lives at stake? Rescue puts you in charge as you discover what it’s like to be involved in land, sea and air rescues.

Sat 23 Jun 2012 - Mon 22 Oct 2012

What kind of wild thing are you? Wild Thing is a playful experience for children and families, featuring fantastic sculptures, art-making fun and a wild new interactive play-scape.

Tue 12 Jun 2012 - Sun 2 Sep 2012

Art has always played an important role in the life of Indigenous Australians, connecting the people with the land, the past with the present, and passing on stories and traditions of one of the world's oldest continuing cultures.

Sat 11 Feb 2012 - Sun 6 May 2012

Self confessed revhead, artist and dirt bike rider Eamon O’Toole is fuelled by his life-long passion for all things motorsport — a passion which he turns into sculptural creations of his favourite motorbikes and cars.

Sat 10 Sep 2011 - Sun 13 Nov 2011

Australian-born, London-based sculptor Ron Mueck creates some of the most widely acclaimed and identifiable sculptural works in the international contemporary art arena.

Sat 10 Sep 2011 - Sun 13 Nov 2011

Face in a crowd: new portraiture presents an intriguing set of works by four contemporary artists.

Sat 23 Jul 2011 - Sun 23 Oct 2011

This exhibition surveys the work of renowned Australian ceramic artist Gwyn Hanssen Pigott over the last two decades with a particular focus on the meticulous process that underpins the creation of her work.

Mon 18 Jul 2011 - Sun 28 Aug 2011

Photographs are an inseparable part of our memory of war. They have come to play a vital role in our efforts to remember and to commemorate events of which many of us have no direct experience.

Sat 26 Feb 2011 - Sun 15 May 2011

Discover the skills and processes involved in bringing a creature from the written page to the silver screen in this fascinating ‘behind the scenes’ exhibition.

Sat 11 Sep 2010 - Sun 14 Nov 2010

Heritage house portraits by contemporary Queensland artists

A picturesque and illuminating foray into the history and vision of Queensland’s early domestic architecture as seen through the eyes of 13 contemporary Queensland artists

Sat 6 Jun 2009 - Sun 9 Aug 2009

Queensland Folk Art celebrates the skill and creativity of everyday Queenslanders since 1859. Presented as part of the Q150 celebrations in 2009, this is the first exhibition to showcase the extraordinary creations of artists working outside the conventions of ‘high’ art.

Sat 22 Nov 2008 - Sun 1 Feb 2009

Back by popular demand, bigger and better than ever, Disco Puppy: Stayin’ Alive brings kids even more funky moves to learn and explore as they interact with art in their very own disco dance party.

Sat 4 Dec 2004 - Sun 27 Feb 2005

Discover one of Ipswich’s founding industries through this exhibition and accompanying publication of Ipswich potter.