Our New SAM
Official Opening


Production Credits

Design and production

Multiple Studio


Alchemy Media

Peter Sutherland

Con Filippidis

Make Up

Kylie Trevaskis

The Calling

Kate Radevski — Project Coordinator

Wade Gregory — Music Writer, Composer and Producer

Ros Abercrombie, Regional Arts Australia — Producer

Greater Shepparton City Council

Fiona Le Gassick

Anthony Nicolaci

Megan Treacy

Sonja King

Mikey McCorry

Amina Barolli

Nicole Zurcas

Shepparton Art Museum

Dr. Rebecca Coates

Gabriella Calandro

SAM Stories

The Calling

An original musical composition created with the input of multicultural groups from across the region to awaken and welcome the soul and spirit and the building.

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The Calling

Inaugural exhibition program

Spanning five floors, SAM will launch with a suite of new exhibitions and major artist commissions by emerging and established Australian artists, with work to be presented across the Museum.

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Atrwork from SAM's inaugural exhibition program

House of Discards

Artwork by acclaimed aboriginal artist Tony Albert now installed outside Shepparton Art Museum.

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Tony Albert
The design of SAM is characterised by simplicity and clarity, with compelling imagery creating a landmark cultural destination for Shepparton.

SAM Conceptualised

Discover the evocative concept sketches from Denton Corker Marshall’s winning design submission.

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Barry Marshall sketch of SAM building

SAM In Images

A photographic narrative of SAM captured by renowned architectural photographer John Gollings.

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A John Gollings photograph of the SAM Building

Gantner's Gift to SAM

Arts patrons, Carrillo Gantner AC and his wife Ziyin Gantner, formalise their gift of Indigenous artwork to enhance the museum’s existing collection.

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Carrillo Gantner AC

Campfire: Kaiela Arts and Spacecraft Studio

Kaiela Arts and Spacecraft Studio collaborate to introduce screen printing technologies and professional art practices to local emerging Indigenous artists.

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Kaiela Arts and Spacecraft Studio
Kaiela Arts differentiates itself as promoting the traditional linear and Xray styles of the South Eastern Aboriginal people. These styles come from Country and resonate thousands of years of culture practiced in this region.

SAM Speaker Videos