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Tang 唐: treasures from the Silk Road capital On now

20th Biennale of Sydney On now

ARTEXPRESS 2016 On now

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On 5 May, join the Venerable Dr Juewei for an enlightening talk on the spectacular Buddhist cave temples in Dunhuang, China. Then discover the ancients sounds of the Tang dynasty with Changning Chai, one of the most acclaimed Chinese flautists of his generation, or catch Woody Allen’s Bullets over Broadway.

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Bulgari Art Award 2016

Highly regarded artist Jude Rae has received the $80,000 BVLGARI ART AWARD for her painting SL 359 2016, which now enters the Gallery collection.

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Radically optimistic art

Mexican artist Pedro Reyes has turned illegal firearms into musical instruments, designed to be played. Revolvers, shotguns and machineguns have been recomposed as a guitar, xylophone, psaltery, pan pipes and rain stick.

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Brett Whiteley: other places

Brett Whiteley travelled extensively, setting down his experiences in charcoal, photographs and paint – a visual diary of Paris, New York, Tokyo and Tangier. The exhibition Brett Whiteley: other places includes both his early works of Paris, which have never been displayed before, and his last experiences of this beautiful city.

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The Gallery’s members organisation, the Art Gallery Society of NSW, organises hundreds of lectures, workshops, tours and other events each year. Some are exclusive to members; for others, members pay a discounted price.

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