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Modern and contemporary On now

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

Art After Hours

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Fa’afafine is a Sāmoan word used to broadly describe those who are gifted in the spirit of more than one gender. At Art After Hours on 3 June, join artist Shigeyuki Kihara as she talks about her work in the Go East exhibition then moderates a panel of Australia-based Sāmoan Fa’afafine in the first of our Quiet riot talks.

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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

Fiona Hall’s 2012 mixed media work Fools gold is among a number of exceptional modern and contemorary works recently acquired by the Gallery and now on display on lower level 2.

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