Open until 10pm
Claudia Chan Shaw in conversation with Anne Schofield
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
Art After Hours
Duration 5 hours. .
Duration 30 minutes. Free.
Duration 1 hour, 32 minutes. Free.
Gallery closes (Art After Hours)Some parts of the Gallery have different hours
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
8 Feb – 18 May 2014
until 14 Sep 2014
The haunted lotus
6 Mar – 1 Jun 2014
until 14 Sep 2014
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
22 Mar – 2 Jun 2014
Macquarie Capital is proud to be the principal sponsor of Art After Hours. In bringing together art, food, film, wine, talks and performances the Art Gallery of New South Wales has created a celebration of art and culture that promises to be thought provoking and inspiring. The late opening hours on Wednesdays provide a fantastic opportunity for the community to come together to explore and enjoy some exceptional examples of creative achievement. We invite everyone to share in this rich cultural experience.
On Wednesdays the Gallery stays open late for Art After Hours
Cafe open until 9.30pm
Gallery Shop until 9pm
Study room open until 7.30pm
Library and archive open until 6.30pm
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