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jpg Claudia Chan Shaw in conversation with Anne Schofield

jpg Contemporary Afghan beats

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Join us as Art After Hours uncovers hidden treasures and experience the living culture of Afghan Australians on this very special night.

With a free drop-in kite-making workshop, live music performances of contemporary Afghan beats and a pop-up tea bar, there are plenty of opportunities to immerse yourself and discover Afghan culture. Hear about the precious place of jewellery through the ages from collector, designer and author Claudia Chan Shaw and jeweller extraordinaire Anne Schofield.

Plus, Instagram the artwork you treasure most in the Gallery for your chance to win a Hidden treasures prize pack.

A special 2 for 1 offer will be available for Afghanistan: hidden treasures from the National Museum, Kabul exhibition tickets purchased at the Gallery from 5pm on the night.

2 April 2014


19th Biennale of Sydney
You Imagine What You Desire

21 Mar – 9 Jun 2014


12 Mar – 11 May 2014

hidden treasures from the National Museum, Kabul

7 Mar – 15 Jun 2014

Australian vernacular photography

8 Feb – 18 May 2014


28 Feb – 29 Sep 2014

Khadim Ali
The haunted lotus

6 Mar – 1 Jun 2014

Nike Savvas

18 Mar – 21 Sep 2014

Sol LeWitt
Your mind is exactly at that line

20 Feb – 3 Aug 2014

Soul of simplicity
seven centuries of Korean ceramics

8 Feb 2013 – 21 Apr 2014

The connoisseur and the philanthropist
30 years of the Sternberg Collection of Chinese Art

31 Jan – 27 Apr 2014

The hills beyond Hermannsburg

22 Mar – 2 Jun 2014

On Wednesdays the whole Gallery stays open late for Art After Hours EXCEPT 16, 23 and 30 December 2015 when we close at 5pm

Displays until 10pm

Cafe until 9.30pm

Restaurant until 9pm

Gallery Shop until 9pm

Study Room until 7pm EXCEPT 7 January 2016

Library and archive until 6.30pm EXCEPT January and February 2016

Courtesy bus runs every 15 mins from 7pm until closing from the Gallery to surrounding car parks and Martin Place

Art After Hours is supported by Gallery members