Fiona and Sidney Myer Gallery

The Fiona and Sidney Myer Gallery (formerly the Margaret Lawrence Gallery) is a highly influential curatorial art space frequented by the general public and artists at all stages of their career.

With a diverse program focusing on the curatorship of new work by local, national and international artists, the Gallery encourages meaningful connections and exchanges between artists, academics, students and the wider public.

Current Exhibition: I am looking for you like a drone,
my love
Aziz Hazara + Unknown Carpet Makers

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About the Gallery

A contemporary art space located in the heart of Melbourne’s arts precinct. A place for new work and education for the Victorian and Australian arts community.

Past Exhibitions

Explore an archive of past exhibitions from the Fiona and Sidney Myer Gallery.

Future Exhibitions

Find upcoming exhibitions and events at the Margaret Lawrence Gallery.

Plan your visit to the Fiona and Sidney Myer Gallery, located on the University of Melbourne's Southbank campus.

Opening Hours

12–5pm, Tuesday to Saturday

Exhibition openings and events often occur outside of our regular gallery hours. Visit our public program page to find out more.


Fiona and Sidney Myer Gallery
40 Dodds Street
VIC 3006

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Getting here


The Fiona and Sidney Myer Gallery is a 12-minute walk from Flinders Street Station, along St Kilda Road and Southbank Boulevard.


For routes travelling up and down St Kilda Road (numbers 1, 2, 5, 6, 16, 64, 67, 72) you can disembark at Grant Street/Police Memorial (stop 17) for all routes except Route 1 and walk down Grant Street. If taking Route 1, disembark at Arts Precinct (stop number 14) and walk 5-minutes down Southbank Boulevard and Dodds Street.

For more information on train and tram travel, please visit the Public Transport Victoria website.


Phone: +61 3 9035 9400

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Full vaccination is a requirement for anyone attending University of Melbourne campuses, including the Fiona and Sidney Myer Gallery, to minimise COVID-19 transmission or illness. Visitors aged 16 years and over must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have a valid medical exemption, in line with the Chief Health Officer’s Directions.

On arrival, visitors will be asked to check in using the Service Victoria app and provide acceptable proof that you are fully vaccinated.

Eligible proofs of vaccination include:

  • COVID-19 digital certificate linked to the Service Victoria app
  • COVID-19 digital certificate saved on your smartphone wallet
  • Hard copy of Immunisation History Statement
  • My Health Record and Medicare online account
  • Evidence of medical exemption

The University of Melbourne does not keep or store this information.

Instructions on how to link your digital certificate to the Service Victoria app

Here are some of the things you can do to keep our staff and other visitors safe during your visit:

  • Please do not visit if you are unwell or have experienced cold or flu symptoms in the last 14 days.
  • Wear a mask. In line with the current government advice, masks are required to be worn inside the gallery.
  • Maintain at least 1.5m distance between yourself and others
  • Use the hand sanitiser provided on entry and exit.