William Robinson Gallery

Current exhibition


17 September 2021 - 11 September 2022

This exhibition of nocturnal works illuminates the artist’s fascination with the shimmering night sky and the sparkling landscape sprawling below, highlighting his signature multi-point perspective from the vantage point of the twilight hours.

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Virtual tour

By the Book

Experience the exhibition By the Book by taking an interactive virtual tour of the William Robinson Gallery

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The artist

“Once you’re a painter it’s not a hobby, it becomes part of your very being. Every single thing you do to do with your living relates to your painting. You’re a sort of prisoner to your art.” – William Robinson AO

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William Robinson 2012 © Mark Callanan

Our sister gallery: QUT Art Museum

Our sister gallery: QUT Art Museum

William Robinson Gallery and our sister gallery, QUT Art Museum, are two of Queensland’s premier visual art institutions, situated in one of the CBD’s premium locations on the Brisbane river. Open Tuesday to Sunday, QUT Art Museum offers a diverse suite of in-house curated exhibitions drawn from the university’s extensive art collection as well as commissioned art projects, and touring exhibitions.

Getting here

The William Robinson Gallery is situated in historic Old Government House, next to the Botanic Gardens in the Brisbane CBD.