Major events and exhibitions

Art of the Skins Art of the Skins
Awakening South East Queensland historical traditions through contemporary art, Art of the Skins revitalises the practice of possum skin cloak making.

Tradition NowTradition Now
Twelve diverse individuals share their stories through objects, photographs, artwork and memories in the Tradition Now exhibition.

Belonging MuralBelonging in Queensland mural
Explore photos contributed by the community depicting a sense of connection to places and people in Queensland

Brisbane Writers FestivalBrisbane Writers Festival 2016
Celebrate local and international authors with our annual five-day literary love affair!

2016 Tony Fitzgerald Lecture2016 Tony Fitzgerald Lecture
Join us to discuss the decline of human rights in an Australian democracy in the 2016 Tony Fitzgerald Lecture presented by Professor Gillian Triggs.

Fun PalaceFun Palace
Celebrate the arts and sciences, learning, play and adventure in a day of fun family activities and learning.

Birds of Australia image - HeritagePast events
Past events and exhibitions held or hosted by the State Library.

LauraTravelling exhibitions
Find out when one of State Library’s exhibitions is coming to a location near you.

Events by type