On 11 May, you can hear from NZ photographer Fiona Pardington, try your hand at calligraphy at our demonstration and workshop, and listen to a concert of traditional Chinese music. We’re also screening one of the greatest films of British cinema – The red shoes from 1948.
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.
Entry forms are now available online for artists wishing to enter their work in the 2016 Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prize competitions.
Budding artists between the ages of 5 and 18 are invited to submit a portrait for the Art Gallery of NSW’s Young Archie competition.
Join us at the Gallery for a trio of creative talks on Saturday 28 May exploring topics from art and culture to augmented reality to mindfulness.
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.
CHISWICK at the Gallery is the perfect spot for lunch, a quick bite, a drink at the bar, or dinner on a Wednesday. Tang dining package available.
Try a new way of interacting with the Gallery with one of two new innovative digital tools – Art Sets and Art Tours.
From audio-described tours to Auslan-interpreted talks, our access programs are aimed at engaging diverse audiences.
The Gallery has recently acquired a series of photographs by Japanese artist Yasumasa Morimura which fulfils the fantastical notion that objects in a museum come alive at night.
Closes 8 May 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.
Our members organisation organises lectures, workshops, tours and other events. Some are exclusive to members; for others, members pay a discounted price.