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National Gallery of Australia

Art gallery in Canberra, Australia / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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The National Gallery of Australia (NGA), formerly the Australian National Gallery, is the national art museum of Australia as well as one of the largest art museums in Australia, holding more than 166,000 works of art. Located in Canberra in the Australian Capital Territory, it was established in 1967 by the Australian Government as a national public art museum. As of 2022 it is under the directorship of Nick Mitzevich.

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National Gallery of Australia
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Former name
Australian National Gallery
Established1967; 56 years ago (1967)
LocationParkes, Canberra, Australia
Coordinates35°18′1.4″S 149°8′12.5″E
TypeArt gallery
DirectorNick Mitzevich
ArchitectColin Madigan
OwnerAustralian Government
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