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Friday 12 July 2013

EXHIBITIONS

Bill Henson
cloud landscapes

25 May – 22 Sep 2013

Brings together a selection of photographs from the Gallery’s collection by this renowned Australian photographer to give insight into the shifts and continuities in his expansive career.

Brenda L Croft

6 Apr – 15 Oct 2013

Brenda L Croft’s works present a realistic portrayal of contemporary Aboriginal life – a positive image from an insider’s viewpoint.

Lloyd Rees
paintings, drawings and prints

5 Apr – 21 Jul 2013

Works from the Gallery’s collection by one of Australia’s most admired artists and one of the pre-eminent landscape artists of his age.

Soul of simplicity
seven centuries of Korean ceramics

8 Feb 2013 – 21 Apr 2014

Discover the clarity of forms, understated elegance of decoration and subtlety of colour in these exquisite objects from the world’s most outstanding collections of Korean ceramics.

Sydney moderns
art for a new world

6 Jul – 7 Oct 2013

Over 180 works by Australia’s most iconic artists, exploring the making of a modern city.

The nude
erotic, sensual and sacred

Fri–Sun only 12 Apr – 1 Sep 2013

Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills

Special hours

A diverse range of Whiteley works, including rarely exhibited studies, tender paintings, tactile sculptures and frank expressions of the most intimate moments between lovers.

The space between us
Anne Landa Award for video and new media arts 2013

16 May – 28 Jul 2013

Features seven emerging artists connected by their interest in the artist as performer and or as creator/director of performances, and the viewer’s role as an active participant.

  • 10am

    Gallery opens

    Open every day, except Christmas & Good Friday
  • 10.30am

    For kids    Workshop

    Yiribana: this way school holiday workshop BOOKED OUT

    5-8 years

    Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
    Information desk
    Charges apply

  • Course    Lecture / symposium

    Favourite British novels of the 20th century BOOKED OUT

    English eccentrics – Miss Mapp and Harnessing Peacocks

    Duration 2 hours
    Domain Theatre
    Charges apply

  • 11am

    Tour

    Aboriginal art guided tour

    A guided introduction to the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander collection

    Duration 1 hour
    Free

  • Tour

    Collection highlights tour

    An introduction to selected highlights from the Gallery's collection

    Duration 1 hour
    Free

  • Art After Hours    Tour

    Guided tour: Sydney moderns

    An introduction to the exhibition

    In association with Sydney moderns.
    Duration 1 hour
    Major exhibition gallery
    Free with exhibition entry

  • Tour

    Japanese-language guided tour

    日本語による美術鑑賞ツアー

    Duration 1 hour
    Free

  • Tour

    Korean-language guided tour

    무료 한국어 아트 투어

    Duration 1 hour
    Free

  • 12pm

    Tour

    Asian art guided tour

    A guided introduction to art from China, Korea, Japan, the Himalayas, India and Southeast Asia

    Duration 1 hour
    Free

  • Tour

    Contemporary art guided tour

    An introduction to contemporary art highlights in the Gallery

    In association with Sol LeWitt.
    Duration 1 hour
    Free

  • 12.25pm

    Performance

    The Opportune Spectator

    Performance by Alicia Frankovich

    In association with The space between us.
    Duration 15 minutes
    Entrance court
    Free

  • 1pm

    Art After Hours    Tour

    Guided tour: Sydney moderns

    An introduction to the exhibition

    In association with Sydney moderns.
    Duration 1 hour
    Major exhibition gallery
    Free with exhibition entry

  • 1.30pm

    For kids

    The art of drawing 2013

    School holiday performance

    Duration 30 minutes
    Information desk
    Free

  • 2pm

    Tour

    Australian collection guided tour

    An introduction to selected highlights from the Australian collection

    Duration 1 hour
    Free

  • 5pm

    Gallery closes

    Some parts of the Gallery have different hours