The State Library of Queensland's South Bank building plays on-going host to some significant art works, including the following.

APDL Connect InstallationAPDL Connect Project Installation
The APDL Connect Project gives designers from the Asia Pacific region an opportunity to develop and display their work in the APDL Design Lounge. The inaugural installation, developed by Woods Bagot, explores the idea of cultural DNA and runs from 16 Jun 2015 - May 2016.

Black Opium
An art work by Fiona Foley installed in the upper levels of the Knowledge Walk, within the State Library's South Bank building.

Conservation PreservationCaring for the collections
A permanent display in the State Library building illustrating how its collections are cared for by specialist Collection Preservation staff.

Opium and race relations in Queensland
An article by Andrew Gillett on Opium and race relations in Queensland

Under the Act: a poisoned chalice
Black Opium: Fiona Foley’s mood rooms at the State Library of Queensland

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