Sydney Modern



Major Projects

The Art Gallery NSW (AGNSW) is developing a new exhibition space adjacent to the existing State art gallery in the Domain, Sydney. The new cultural landmark has been designed by Pritzker Prize-winning practice SANAA, partnering with local practice, Architectus, to respond to its unique location; project scope includes:

  • A new stand-alone building north of the existing gallery, partly extending over the Eastern Distributor land bridge
  • Conversion of disused World War II naval oil tanks located to the north east of this land bridge
  • A covered Entry Plaza
  • Exhibition spaces
  • Roof terraces
  • Landscaping and associated site works
  • Loading and service areas
  • Services infrastructure

Client: Infrastructure NSW
Lead Architect: SANAA
Executive Architect: Architectus
Delivery Form: Design & Construction
Location: Sydney, NSW
Value: $200m
Completion date: March 2022