On 7 September, start your night educating your mind with an art talk or your palate at our wine-tasting, then don’t miss up-and-coming comedian Becky Cole in the first of our Late night laughs series for 2016. Afterwards, it’s time the fairytale menace of Olivier, Olivier on the big screen or the international sounds of Arabesk.
Australian artist Peter Kingston discusses works in the collection that have inspired, influenced or simply delighted him.
Find out more about the Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes – including entry information – and explore the finalists and winners year by year.
See the finalists and honourable mentions chosen from more than 2200 budding young artists aged 5 to 18 who entered our portrait competition.
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.
Applications are now open for a range of grants and scholarships administered by the Gallery for current art students.
Rarely screened cinema classics, important documentaries, shorts and experimental films… the Gallery presents a regular film program.
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.
In mono-prints, drawings and paintings, Brett Whiteley paid tribute to Francis Bacon, Henri Matisse, Vincent van Gogh, Bob Dylan and Arthur Rimbaud as subject and inspiration. This exhibition celebrates Whiteley’s art through the themes of visual art, literature and music.
Entries are now open into our annual drawing prize for members’ children. Draw a picture that expresses your experiences of home.