On 5 October, Zoe Coombs Marr comes to us fresh from winning most outstanding show at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. Expand your art knowledge with talks on collage and assemblage or ukiyo-e and tattoos. Listen to Microwave Jenny or ride the rollercoaster that is Hitchcock’s North by northwest.
Born on 2 October 1879, Thea Proctor contributed to the development of modernism in Australia through her work as a painter, printmaker, designer and teacher.
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.
Discover the stories behind the artworks in Tsukioka Yoshitoshi’s supreme masterpiece of Japanese printmaking.
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.
Share your best photos from the exhibition on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook for your chance to win one of four Frida and Diego merchandise packs.
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.