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Coming Art After Hours events (view Calendar)

The Art Gallery of NSW is open late on Wednesdays for Art After Hours.

Admission is free, although charges may apply to some special exhibitions.

You can visit all the exhibitions and galleries as well as events including talks, films and music.

See also: Art After Hours weekly event calendar

Exhibition talks: Imprint

Short talks by photography experts

Image: Ingeborg Tyssen Balmain, Sydney 1 1981, gelatin silver photograph, 25.9 × 25.9 cm, Art Gallery of NSW, Hallmark Cards Australian Photography Collection Fund 1989 © Ingeborg Tyssen. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

Wednesdays 5.30pm
10 February, 9 March, 13 April, 11 May 2016

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Photography gallery
Free

Calligraphy demonstration and workshop

With artist Franz Chi Lik Cheung

Image: Franz Chi Lik Cheung

Wednesday 11 May 2016, 6.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Celebrity talk: Linda Jaivin

Take a look inside the ‘open house’ that was the Tang dynasty

Image: Linda Jaivan

Wednesday 18 May 2016, 6.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Live music: Changning Chai

Discover the ancient sounds of the Tang dynasty

Image: Changning Chai

Wednesdays 7.30pm
4-25 May 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Mella Jaarsma: Dogwalk

The artist's costume installation is brought to life

Image: Mella Jaarsma Dogwalk 2015–16 (production still detail) leather, stuffed cow and goat feet, multi-channel video Courtesy the artist and Arndt Fine Art. Photo: Mie Cornoedus

Saturday 19 – Sunday 20 March 2016, 12pm
Wednesdays 23 March – 1 June 2016, 5.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Major exhibition gallery
Free

Tang in cheek with Benjamin Law

Personal stories from Chinese Australians

Image: Benjamin Law

Wednesdays, 6.30pm
1-22 June 2016

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Live music: Rainbow Chan

Sweet, dark and glitchy

Image: Rainbow Chan

Wednesdays 7.30pm
1-22 June 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free