Located at USC’s Sunshine Coast campus at Sippy Downs, USC Art Gallery is a free public gallery that presents a contemporary program of professionally curated projects and national touring exhibitions. Through exhibitions and public programming, USC Art Gallery aims to provide meaningful opportunities for our communities to connect with the University.
USC Art Gallery is the custodian of the USC Art Collection—the largest public collection of art in the Sunshine Coast region. USC aims to collect artworks that demonstrate excellence and diversity in contemporary Australian art practice to develop a collection of significance that celebrates and enriches the teaching, learning, research and engagement priorities and aims of the University.
Vice-Chancellor's Art Advisory Committee
The Vice-Chancellor’s Art Advisory Committee is and advisory committee to the Vice-Chancellor and the President in place to provide expert, balanced and diverse opinion in the implementation of the University’s Art Collection – Managerial Policy, and advice on the incorporation of art into the University’s public spaces.
- John Mainwaring (Chair)
- Iona Beauly
- Dr Marcus Bussey
- Mieke De Deyne
- Helena Gulash
- Russell Ousley
- Hamish Sawyer
- Dr Eva-Marie Seeto
- Megan Williams
- Professor David Young
USC Art Gallery is a member of UAMA (University Art Museums Australia). UAMA is an affiliated group of art museum professionals who each have direct responsibility for an Australian university art museum.