Explore ❛Fairy Tales❜ Exhibition at GOMA Brisbane

  • Sat Dec 02 2023 - Sun Apr 28 2024
  • All Ages
  • From: $10.00

Step into a realm where fantasy meets reality at the Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA) in Brisbane, as it hosts the mesmerizing "Fairy Tales" exhibition from 2 December 2023 to 28 April 2024.

This exclusive Brisbane event invites visitors of all ages to explore the enchanting world of fairy tales through a spectacular collection of contemporary art, breathtaking costumes, immersive installations, and iconic cinema.

Embark on an Enchanted Adventure

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Fairy Tales.


"Fairy Tales" is a gateway to centuries of storytelling magic, featuring works by internationally acclaimed artists such as Abdul Abdullah, Yayoi Kusama, and Ron Mueck, alongside legendary figures like Hans Christian Andersen and Lewis Carroll. From opulent carriages and sumptuous gowns to twisted woodlands and mystical mirrors, the exhibition delves into themes of bravery, justice, loyalty, and aspiration, bringing beloved folk stories to life like never before.

Be dazzled by film costumes and props from iconic movies, including Tim Burton's "Alice in Wonderland," Tarsem Singh's "Mirror Mirror," and Jim Henson's "Labyrinth." The exhibition also features a costume designed by Henri Matisse for the Ballets Russes and original papercuts by Hans Christian Andersen, offering a unique insight into the intersection of fairy tales with art and design.

The Gallery of Modern Art ensures a full day of enchantment with guided tours, a Fairy Tales Up Late event featuring after-hours access, live music, and workshops, and a chance to explore themes of magic, adventure, and love across various fairy tale settings.

Where:   Gallery of Modern Art
When:    2 December – 28 April 2024
Cost:     Tickets range from $10 for children to $28 for adults, with family tickets available at $71.

Dive deeper into the "Fairy Tales" exhibition and secure your timed-entry tickets by visiting the Gallery of Modern Art's official website.

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