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Go East: The Gene & Brian Sherman Contemporary Asian Art Collection On now

The photograph and Australia Last weeks - must close 8 June

20th-century Australian galleries Open now

Matisse and the moderns On now

Ronnie Tjampitjinpa On now

Art After Hours

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How has photography helped create the idea of a nation? On 27 May, TV presenter, broadcaster and writer Myf Warhust, performance artist and the world’s first female male model Casey Legler, historian and author David Hunt, and interior designer and filmmaker Alison Page join arts journalist Fenella Kernebone for the final talk in our Point click chat series. Come share your opinion and take advantage of our special 2 for 1 offer for The photograph and Australia exhibition tickets bought at the Gallery on the night.

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China: art deco to art now

Join collector, designer and author Claudia Chan Shaw for a journey back in time, exploring Shanghai and Beijing, from the imperial past to today.

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Encountering Grayson Perry

The first time I saw Grayson Perry I didn’t see Grayson, I saw Claire. Like millions of others on news services worldwide I watched Claire, the British artist’s alter-ego, accept his 2003 Turner Prize in full party dress – that is, in full child, female child’s, party dress.

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Brett Whiteley Studio

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Last week! Catch this exhibition at 2 Raper Street, Surry Hills before it closes at the end of May. Alchemy-pop reveals Brett Whiteley as an artist who uses all manner of styles, movements and other influences – including pop art – as well as contemporary events and his own life.

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New acquisitions

A number of exceptional Australian art acquisitions, including Grace Cossington Smith’s 1956 masterpiece The window, are on display in the newly reopened Australian galleries.

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