Past Exhibitions

2012 MGA Annual Fundraising Auction Preview Exhibition

14 March 2012 to 24 March 2012

MGA needs to raise hundreds of thousands of dollars a year for exhibitions and gallery programs through fundraising. Our annual Fundraising Dinner and Auction is our major charitable event for the year. Thanks to the generosity of artists and patrons, our auction raises over $60,000 a year!

Save the date: artists and patrons will come together at MGA on Saturday 24 March 2012. The fabulous Bryan Dawe will be our host, and the event will feature a spectacular dinner, excellent entertainment and outstanding art for auction on the night.This is your opportunity to help support the work of MGA, one of Australia's only insitutions dedicated to collecting, preserving and displaying Australian photography.

Individuals: $150/$130 Friends of MGA
Table of ten: $1 400
DRESS: black tie
call 03 8544 0500

Our auctioneer will be auctioning major work by some of Australia's best photographers, including: Cherine Fahd, Geoff Parr, Sonia Payes, Alex Wisser, Drew Pettifer


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Current Exhibitions

  • TOPshots 2017-18: celebrating emerging artists
  • LEGACY. Your collection. Our story.

Upcoming Exhibitions

  • LEGACY+ … collecting contemporary
  • The legacy continues
  • LEGACY+ … collecting contemporary

Past Exhibitions

Travelling Exhibitions

  • Australian exotica
  • John Gollings | The history of the built world

Bowness Prize

  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
  • 2015 Bowness Photography Prize
  • 2014 Bowness Photography Prize
  • 2013 Bowness Photography Prize
  • 2012 Bowness Photography Prize
  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize 2011
  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize 2010
  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize 2009
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