Collecting European Masterpieces

10.30AM Sat 16 Oct 2021
GOMA | Cinema A | Ticketed

Have you ever wondered how the world’s finest European paintings found their home at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York?

Nina Miall (Curator, International Art QAGOMA) and Sophie Rose (Assistant Curator, International Art QAGOMA) uncover the stories and histories behind select paintings from ‘European Masterpieces from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York’.

Discover the fascinating journey that these paintings went through to enter the collection, and explore how institutions are re-addressing challenges around representation and repatriation within their collections.

Bookings essential. Tickets: $16 General admission, $14 QAGOMA Members (Valid QAGOMA Member or Foundation Card required). Please note exhibition access is not included in this event. A valid ‘European Masterpieces’ ticket is required to visit the exhibition.

This exhibition is organised by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, in collaboration with the Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art and Art Exhibitions Australia.