Major events and exhibitions

Hot Modernism - TorbreckHot Modernism
Explore the architecture of mid-century Queensland in this immersive exhibition, featuring a full-scale re-creation of the 1957 Jacobi House, interactive future cityscapes, 3D models, and historical drawings.

FilmSLiQ Flicks
The State Library's weekly movie program, usually free, and including specific themes and monthly viewers' polls.

Asia Pacific Design Library events
The Asia Pacific Design Library events, presented by the State Library of Queensland, are ongoing series of exhibitions and talks, discussing and debating a diverse set of industry relevant topics.

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

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

Exhibition kit loans
We hold exhibition material in kit form for loan to public libraries and other organisations. These display kits are photograph-based and deal with a wide range of topics relating to Queensland and its history, such as social history, wartime romances and cultural festivals.

Events by type