ADCO Constructions has been awarded the contract for the Elevate project, which will support 265 construction jobs.
Elevate, designed by Perth-based firm TAG Architects and Sydney firm fjmt, will feature:
AGWA has also commissioned for the State Art Collection an eye-catching 34-metre-long artwork, by leading Noongar artist Christopher Pease, which will wrap around one third of the rooftop wall.
It is anticipated the project will be completed by January 2021.
The project is part of the Art Gallery's broader strategic plan led by Director Colin Walker, who was appointed in March this year.
Other developments for AGWA announced today include:
Read the Ministers' full media statement.