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Art After Hours

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Tonight, the Hon Michael Kirby returns to Art After Hours to reflect on the role of art in protest and change. Before his talk, join the Gallery’s deputy director and curator of Go East, Suhanya Raffel, for an overview of the exhibition. Afterwards, you can catch a live performance of Indian classical music or a screening of the Korean mystery thriller Oldboy.

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Anish Kapoor

A new addition to the collection, by renowned British artist Anish Kapoor, is on display in the upper Asian gallery. It joins several other important works by Kapoor in the AGNSW collection.

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Seeing politics with an artist’s eye: Ben Quilty and Henri Matisse

What do you think of when you think of political art? It's not likely to be bright colours and decoration, lots of dancing, and paper collage. It takes a political artist to recognise the politics of another, as we learnt when Ben Quilty spoke about Henri Matisse.

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Brett Whiteley Studio

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Brett Whiteley: sculptures and ceramics

Sculpture is one of the most important but least recognised aspects of Brett Whiteley’s oeuvre. This new exhibition, opening 5 June 2015, is populated by giraffes, sharks, pelicans and wrens as well as sensitive, curvilinear distortions of the human figure.

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World art tours

Thinking of travelling? A tour with the Gallery offers a memorable experience with like-minded people. And you’d be helping us buy art too with the funds raised.

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