Queensland Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia

Client: Queensland State Government

Services: Cost Management & Quantity Surveying

Overview

Opened in 2006, the Queensland Gallery of Modern Art was built as an addition to the Queensland Art Gallery, to house modern artworks and exhibitions. It also provides receiving and handling facilities, archiving and storage, workshops, two small cinemas, café, bistro and gallery retail. The building features an extensive roof overhang, which, together with screens and louvres, provides effective sun shading to vulnerable facades.

The Details

The site is 24,000 square metres. RLB provided site infrastructure estimating and construction phase documentation.