Art Gallery of New South Wales

First purpose built gallery begun by Horbury Hunt and completed by Vernon to house the state collection The original sandstone facade remains though modification and new galleries continue to be added.

Milestone
Constructed
1885 - 1902
Modified
1968
Modified
1988
Position
1885
1895 - 1902
Property
Occupied by
1885 -
Type

The Archibald Prize

CC BY-SA 2.0
,
2014

The Archibald Prize is an institution in the Australian art calendar and an event keenly anticipated every year. It is the source of great debate and controversy and above all, an exhibition the public adores.