At Art After Hours on 28 September, start with stencil art, watching artist Luke Cornish painting in action. Then be prepared to laugh out loud at Andy Saunder’s tongue-in-cheek comedy. Enjoy the silky harmonies of Microwave Jenny or take the rare chance to see Tarkovsky’s Soviet sci-fi classic Solaris on the big screen.
A selection of works from the Gallery’s collection of modern Australian prints is currently on display in the Australian galleries.
Get involved in an artmaking activity this holidays, including our free 'make your own zine’ workshop for all ages.
See the winners in each age category, chosen from more than 2200 budding young artists aged 5 to 18 who entered our portrait competition.
Find out more about the Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes – including entry information – and explore the finalists and winners year by year.
Tickets now available for the Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera exhibition, and sessions are selling out! You’ll need to select a date and time to visit when you book.
Frida Kahlo was one of the world’s most adored artists. Find out more about her life and art. Discover stories and images, and access special offers.
Discover the stories behind the artworks in Tsukioka Yoshitoshi’s supreme masterpiece of Japanese printmaking.
You can follow Gallery director Michael Brand on Instagram, where he posts photos of art and life in Sydney and further afield.
You can now view excerpts from entries into the design competition online and learn more about the project to transform the Gallery.
When I was a kid I was notorious for disappearing for hours to read. I am grateful for those adults that indulged my anti-social tendencies as a child, leaving me be to inhabit the world of literature and learn my first lessons in drawing stories.
Lucy O’Doherty has won the 2016 Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship. Two paintings from her winning body of work are on display at the Brett Whiteley Studio alongside works by finalists Jason Phu (highly commended), Abdul Abdullah, Clara Adolphs, Tsering Hannaford, Andrew Hopkins and Zoe Tweedale.
Entries are now open into our annual drawing prize for members’ children. Draw a picture that expresses your experiences of home.