A extraordinary range of changing exhibitions!

By stepping into Adelaide’s iconic arts venue, you can experience the beauty and wonder of visual and performing arts – for free!

On view, you may see the Festival Centre’s works of art collections, legendary costumes worn by the stars, renderings by famous set designers, contemporary Indigenous art, photographic, cross-cultural exhibitions and many more – these fascinating exhibitions are a major feature of the Adelaide Festival Centre’s cultural offerings all year round and across all venues.

All exhibitions are FREE and current listings are below.

Adelaide Festival Centre Works of Art Collection

Boasting an impressive collection of artworks, paintings, sculptures, photography & textiles.

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Performing Arts Collection

Home to many prestigious and unique collections that embody over 200 years of South Australian performing arts history.

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Our Mob 2017

Art by South Australian Aboriginal Artists.

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Jane Skeer

Emerging artist Jane Skeer will be working towards two exciting projects onsite at the Festival Centre.

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Inspired: Australian Book Illustration Now

An exhibition celebrating the diverse talents of artists working in contemporary publishing for children.

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In Production: Putting on a Play

Costumes and costume designs from the Performing Arts Collection

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Art by Prisoners

Selected works created within South Australia’s adult prisons

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