University Art Collection

Identity area

Type of entity

University unit

Authorized form of name

University Art Collection

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • ANU Art Collection

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Description area

Dates of existence

1949 -


The ANU Art Collection was established in 1949. The Collection comprises more than 1500 paintings, sculptures, drawings, limited edition prints, ceramic and glass objects by significant artists displayed throughout the campus. Annual exhibitions are held at the Drill Hall Gallery supporting the arts in the Canberra region by presenting exhibitions developed in conjunction with the University's wide-ranging academic interests and or to coincide with major conferences and public events.


Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

art gallery operation

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Internal structures/genealogy

General context

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Control area

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Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description on 26 March 2013



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