Adelaide Festival 1 - 17 March 2013

Turner from the Tate

The Making of a Master
Art Gallery of South Australia

United Kingdom

A once in a lifetime opportunity to experience the iconic paintings of J.M.W. Turner. Turner's ability to capture the atmospheric impression of light instilled his paintings with a sensory command that has transcended time and place. This exhibition presents a journey through Turner’s ambitions, critical triumphs and controversies and reveals why he is one of the most renowned landscape painters of all time.

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Art Gallery of South Australia


Fri 8 Feb – Sun 19 May 10am to 5pm daily


Adult $25, Concession $20, Art Gallery Member $16, Family $55, Student (12+) $10, Child (5-12) $5

Wheelchair Access Sign Interpreting

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Organised by Tate in association with Art Exhibitions Australia and the Art Gallery of South Australia

J.M.W. Turner, Britain, 1775–1851, Venice, the Bridge of Sighs, exhibited 1840, oil on canvas, 68.6 x 91.4 cm; Turner Bequest, Tate Gallery, London
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