Scientists discover new species of dwarf rainbowfish
November 27, 2019
A new species of rainbowfish, unique to the Litchfield National Park region, has been uncovered by MAGNT researchers in collaboration with the University of Canberra, South Australian Museum and Western Australian Museum.
Therese Ritchie: burning hearts
November 25, 2019
Therese Ritchie: burning hearts is a survey exhibition of one of Darwin’s most committed and socially engaged artists.
Ned Kelly arrives in Darwin
November 10, 2019
Sidney Nolan’s Ned Kelly series – the most iconic group of paintings in Australian art history arrives at MAGNT Darwin for a limited time.
2019 Telstra People's Choice Award Winner Announced
October 23, 2019
Esteemed artist and senior Gija man Rusty Peters from Warmun in Western Australia was selected from 68 of Australia’s best Indigenous artists as this year’s Telstra People’s Choice Award Winner.
2019 Telstra NATSIAA Winners Announced
August 08, 2019
Distinguished Yolŋu artist Djambawa Marawili AM, from the remote homeland of Yilpara in East Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory, has won the prestigious Telstra Art Award at MAGNT's 2019 Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards (NATSIAA) in Darwin.
2019 Telstra NATSIAA Awards Ceremony and Opening Night
July 31, 2019
Locals and visitors alike are warmly invited to join Telstra and MAGNT to celebrate the effervescent Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards (NATSIAA) Opening Night on Friday 9 August at 6pm.
MAGNT announces Mantra as Official Accommodation Partner
July 18, 2019
The Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT) is proud to announce Mantra Hotels, now part of Accor, as their Official Accommodation Partner.
The Northern Territory has always been a difficult land to master. From its monsoonal Top End to its arid Centre, it promises bountiful resources, but almost every attempt by governments to exploit them has failed....
The Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT) is delighted to announce 66 works have been selected from 308 entries to be part of the country’s most prestigious national Indigenous art awards, the Telstra National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art Awards (NATSIAA)...
The Kimberley is a rugged, remote and rich environment full of freshwater fish species. A new colour publication A Field Guide to the Freshwater Fishes of the Kimberley is now available detailing the fascinating freshwater fishes of the region including newly described species...
The Exit Art: 2017 Year 12 Student Exhibition showcases an impressive range of contemporary artistic techniques including; painting, printmaking, photography, film and digital media and architectural modelling...