Image: The Queen Victoria Art Gallery at Royal Park (2 Wellington Street, Launceston). One of two sites for the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery. 


QVMAG advises the media of major and special events, plus exhibition openings — explore our most recent media releases below. 

Keep an eye on our Facebook page and visit our events page to find out what else is happening at QVMAG.  You can also stay up to date with the latest news from City of Launceston here.

2022 Media Releases

21 December 2022

Final weeks of Archie 100 in Tasmania

16 December 2022 

Visitor favourite ArtRage returns

14 December

ArtStart showcases youth talent

13 December

Niche moves to Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery 

2 December 2022

The first aerial survey of Launceston

25 November 2022

Exploring the mystery of Jimmy Possum

11 November 2022

Archie 100 exhibition welcomes nearly 3,000 visitors in first two weeks

21 October 2022

Exploring the faces of a nation through 100 years of the Archibald Prize

13 October 2022

Migrant communities uniting through art for breast cancer awareness

30 September 2022

Encouraging a conversation about mental health through art

28 September 2022

QVMAG uploads 104,916 zoology records to global database

9 September 2022

Exploring Tasmania's deep past through music and art

26 August 2022

QVMAG opens throttle on adventurous new exhibition

12 August 2022

QVMAG's Big Day of Science tipped to be smashing fun

3 August 2022

QVMAG's Curators in the Pub series to sort gems from junk

2 August 2022

Watercolour masterclass series launched at QVMAG

29 July 2022

ArtStart exhibition explores 2022 NAIDOC Week theme

6 July 2022

Original art and live music to collide at QVMAG

1 July 2022

Sharing the knowledge of Māori astronomy, science and culture

30 June 2022

Council endorses a new direction for QVMAG

22 June 2022

Unveiling of new works by female artists celebrated at QVMAG

20 May 2022

Women's art prize celebrates 20th year at QVMAG

27 April 2022

QVMAG seeks feedback to shape future exhibitions

22 April 2022

Military collection a 'solid link' to the Anzacs

8 April 2022

QVMAG delves into Launceston's proud pottery past

11 March 2022

QVMAG offers sneak peek at Grounded: Place is Space

5 March 2022

Celebrating everyday female leaders at QVMAG

2 March 2022

Amorous arachnids caught on tape

11 February 2022

QVMAG dips into wide world of wooden spoons

10 February 2022

Rare chance to see beneath panels of Planetarium projector

2 February 2022

Mysterious moths under spotlight at QVMAG

21 January 2022

Sword with mysterious past under microscope at QVMAG

2019 Media Releases

12 December 2019
ArtRage 2019

21 November 2019
Tom Roberts at QVMAG 

13 November 2019
Art Start

6 November 2019
QVMAG Collection Audit Underway

1 November 2019
QVMAG international collab

21 October 2019
Snake Season 2019 

4 October 2019
Minds Do Matter 2019 

13 February 2019
Art Gallery exhibition closes early 

10 January 2019
Launceston Readies for Mona Foma 2019


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