The Art Gallery of Western Australia is the state's flagship gallery. Through its collection, associated programs and stimulating exhibitions, gallery visitors are offered a unique and exciting experiences of historic and contemporary Australian artists and bring the art of the world to Western Australia. It places particular emphasis on the arts of Australia, and due to our geographic position, the Indian Ocean Rim.
The AGWA occupies a precinct of three heritage buildings on the south-eastern corner of the Perth Cultural Centre. The Gallery houses the State Art Collection which includes one of the world’s finest collections of Indigenous art, the pre-eminent collection of Western Australian art and design, as well as Australian and International art and design.