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Institute of Modern Art

Ground Floor Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts, 420 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley
Brisbane, QLD 4006 Australia

The Institute of Modern Art (IMA) is one of Asia-Pacific’s most important, visible, and relevant forums for contemporary visual art. The IMA champions contemporary art, artists, and ideas, connecting local voices to global dialogues via inclusive, sustainable, and innovative institutional practice.

Founded in 1975, the IMA is Australia’s oldest independent public art gallery and has been at the centre of the Queensland arts ecology for 48 years.


Getting there

A 5-minute walk from Fortitude Valley station throws you right at the front door of the IMA. Public Parking is on offer in and around Fortitude Valley. It is advised to take public transport or shuttle services to get to this location as street parking is not an option with the streets in a perpetual state of traffic and congestion.

What you’ll find there

Enriching art exhibitions that showcase some of Queensland’s best Contemporary Artists spanning from all genres. Internationally renowned artists have exhibited solo exhibitions within this gallery space which further accredits this institution as an internationally recognised facility in the Creative Arts space.


This information will be shown within each performance landing page under the specific venue location pages.

Things to remember

Don’t forget to bring yourselves! And be considerate to those who are also viewing the performance.

Performances at this Space

This location does not have any events currently on sale.

Acknowledgement of Traditional Custodians

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which we present Anywhere Festival, the Kabi Kabi/Gubbi Gubbi, Jinibara, Turrbal and Yuggera Peoples. We wish to pay respect to their Elders - past, present and emerging - and acknowledge the important role Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their stories continue to play.