• <strong>Blandford Fletcher</strong> / England 1858–1936 / <em>Evicted</em> 1887 / Oil on canvas / Purchased 1896 / Collection: Queensland Art Gallery
  • <strong>Roland Wakelin</strong> / New Zealand/Australia 1887–1971 / <em>The bridge under construction</em> 1928 / Oil on composition board / Purchased 1994. Queensland Art Gallery Foundation Grant. Celebrating the Queensland Art Gallery’s Centenary 1895–1995 / Collection: Queensland Art Gallery / © Roland Wakelin Estate
  • Vida Lahey / Australia QLD 1882–1968 / <em>Monday morning</em> 1912 / Oil on canvas / 153 x 122.7cm /  Gift of Madame Emily Coungeau through the Queensland Art Society 1912 / Collection: Queensland Art Gallery / © Queensland Art Gallery
  • R Godfrey Rivers / England/Australia QLD 1859–1925 / <em>Under the jacaranda</em> (detail) 1903 / Oil on canvas / 143.4 x 107.2cm / Purchased 1903 / Collection: Queensland Art Gallery
  • Mick Namarari TJAPALTJARRI / Pintupi people / NT 1926–98 / <em>Bush tucker story</em> 1972 / Synthetic polymer paint and natural pigments on composition board / 78 x 76.5cm / Purchased 1995 with a special allocation from the Queensland Government. Celebrating the Queensland Art Gallery’s Centenary 1895–1995 / Collection: Queensland Art Gallery / © Estate of the artist. Licensed by Aboriginal Artists Agency Ltd


The QAGOMA Collection Education Resource features artworks from the Indigenous Australian, Australian, Asia Pacific and International collections. The resource allows you to generate a worksheet that can be used during a self-guided visit*.  Select View Artworks to see works included in this resource. Features include:

  • artwork profiles organised by Collection area, theme and teaching level
  • sub-themes to further refine your selection
  • artwork images plus short artist biographies and information about the artworks
  • suggested discussion questions and activities
  • a glossary of art terms
  • Teacher notes with curriculum information


For more information on scheduling a class visit to the Gallery click here or email educationbookings@qagoma.qld.gov.au.

Warning: It is customary in many Indigenous communities not to mention the name or reproduce photographs of the deceased. All such mentions and photographs in this resource have been reproduced with permission. However, care and discretion should be exercised in using this resource within Indigenous communities.

*Please note: Some works may not be on display during your visit to the Gallery. Display status is indicated with each artwork profile.