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	Sidney Nolan First-class marksman 1946 (detail) © the Trustees of the Sidney Nolan Trust

20th-century Australian collection talks

Insights into works in the Gallery's 20th-century Australian collection

Sidney Nolan First-class marksman 1946 (detail) © the Trustees of the Sidney Nolan Trust

Wednesdays 5.30pm
2 – 16 November 2011

Free

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery

Related exhibition: 20th-century Australian collection

Responses to Sydney Harbour

Join Emma Collerton, public programs, for a discussion of iconic paintings of Sydney Harbour including Brett Whiteley’s The balcony 1975 and John Olsen’s Five bells 1963.

 

Wednesday 2 November 2011 5:30pm – 6pm

Arthur Boyd

Join Camilla Shanahan, public programs, for a discussion of Arthur Boyd’s Nebuchadnezzar on fire falling over a waterfall 1966-68.

 

Wednesday 9 November 2011 5:30pm – 6pm

20th-century Australian abstraction

Join Sheona White, head of public programs, for a discussion of the significance of abstraction to the development of Australian modernism.

 

Wednesday 16 November 2011 5:30pm – 6pm