About us

Named after Judith Wright, the celebrated Australian poet and activist, the Judith Wright Arts Centre (JWAC) is a vibrant and contemporary visual and performing arts hub, located in the heart of Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley.

Home to some of Queensland’s and Australia’s most dynamic arts organisations, JWAC is a creative space for exciting visual arts programming and for the development and presentation of original and innovative contemporary performance works, including cabaret, circus, dance, music, spoken word and multi-disciplinary arts.



Antenna | Outer Space (JWAC gallery)

Start date 9 September 2023
End date 30 September 2023
Presented by Outer Space
Cost Free

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Photo: Bridget Chappell and Debris Facility, ANTENNA (2023), digital graphic, courtesy of the artists © Debris Facility and Bridget Chappell




Laresa Kosloff "Capital" | Institute of Modern Art (IMA)

Laresa Kosloff "Capital"
Start date 9 September 2023
End date 16 December 2023
Presented by Institute of Modern Art (IMA)
Cost Free

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Photo:Laresa Kosloff, 'New Futures™', 2021





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Acknowledgement of Country

Arts Queensland acknowledges and pays respect to the custodians and Elders, past present and emerging, of Country and First Nations peoples in Queensland. We acknowledge the continuation of diverse cultural practices and knowledge systems of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that the Judith Wright Arts Centre website may contain images of people who have passed away.