Thursday 30 June 2016
With its distinctive fusion of styles and influences, the art of this acclaimed Indonesian artist defies categorisation.
Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera
from the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection
until 9 Oct 2016
Masterpieces by the two leading figures of Mexican 20th-century art, drawn from the renowned collection of Jacques and Natasha Gelman.
Landscapes of pleasure
from Monet to Hockney
until 17 Jul 2016
From western France as seen by Claude Monet through to David Hockney’s Yorkshire, these paintings from the Gallery’s collection offer a journey through what critic Robert Hughes called ‘the landscape of pleasure’.
until 13 Nov 2016
In this video installation, German artist Julian Rosefeldt works with Australian actor Cate Blanchett to give new life to some of the most famous and provocative writings by artists of the modern era.
Drawn from the Gallery’s collection, this exhibition considers the diversity of ancestors who inhabit and enliven country and the complex, ongoing attachments to country held by Aboriginal people.
until Sep 2016
From figurative painting to video installation and architectural invention, this exhibition showcases a diverse range of media and presents a cross-section of contemporary approaches to artmaking.
Does the art of our time still offer signs and symbols to live by? From Colin McCahon to Cy Twombly, the artists in this exhibition all respond to this question in different ways.
treasures from the Silk Road capital
until 10 Jul 2016
Discover the golden age of China with treasures of gold, silver and glass, as well as ceramics, sculptures and mural paintings from the Tang Empire.
Laudanum and other works
until 4 Sep 2016
Tracey Moffatt is one of Australia’s most influential artists and the Gallery has a substantial collection of her work, including the photographic series Laudanum and Plantation and the montage videos Love and Other.
of fire and water
until Nov 2016
Drawn from the Gallery’s collection, this exhibition showcases prints and paintings from the community of Yuendumu, most of which refer to the elements of fire or water or both.
Gallery opensOpen every day, except Christmas & Good Friday
Aboriginal art guided tourA guided introduction to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander collection
Collection highlights tourAn introduction to selected highlights from the Gallery's collection
Contemporary art guided tourAn introduction to contemporary art highlights in the Gallery
Australian collection guided tourAn introduction to selected highlights from the Australian collection
Gallery closesSome parts of the Gallery have different hours
Lecture / symposium Tour Member Young Members (18-40)
Duration 2 hours
Free, bookings required