Australian skateboarder Oliver Percovich on the Skateistan project
States of mind film series continues with '21 grams'
Open until 10pm
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We’re thrilled to welcome tonight’s celebrity speaker all the way from Kabul. Australian skateboarder Oliver Percovich is based in Afghanistan where he runs an NGO called Skateistan. He joins us to talk about this amazing initiative and how, through skateboarding, he is educating, empowering and changing the lives of local children. Deborah Kelly is delivering the last of our artist talks inside the 19th Biennale of Sydney: You Imagine What You Desire and our associated States of mind film is the emotionally charged 21 grams.
23 April 2014
Duration 30 minutes. Free.
Duration 2 hours, 4 minutes. Free.
Contemporary art guided tourAn introduction to contemporary art highlights in the Gallery, including current exhibitions
Duration 1 hour. Free.
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19th Biennale of Sydney
You Imagine What You Desire
until 9 Jun 2014
until 11 May 2014
hidden treasures from the National Museum, Kabul
until 15 Jun 2014
until 18 May 2014
until 22 Jun 2014
In the flesh
Picasso, Bacon, Freud, Soutine
until 22 Jun 2014
The haunted lotus
until 1 Jun 2014
until 14 Sep 2014
Your mind is exactly at that line
until 3 Aug 2014
The connoisseur and the philanthropist
30 years of the Sternberg Collection of Chinese Art
until 27 Apr 2014
until 8 Jun 2014
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