Major events and exhibitions

DIstant Lines exhibition | 4 Apr-15 NovDistant Lines exhibition
Distant Lines connects us with the intimate and untold stories of Queenslanders as we commemorate 100 years since the First World War.

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.

Cheryl Creed, Self Portrait (detail), 2014, synthetic polymer on canvasA Thousand Words
Discover portraits capturing Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identities in fleeting moments in time.

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