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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 talk: Sentient lands

Hear from artist Julie Freeman

Image: Julie Freeman Ghera and Kembla 2009 (detail)

Tuesday 5, Thursday 7 July 2016, 1pm
Wednesday 6 July 2016, 1pm, 5.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Yiribana Gallery
Free

Frida’s flowers

Make Mexican paper blooms and fill the Gallery with colour

Image: Melissa Hernandez

Wednesdays 5.30-8.30pm
29 June - 13 July 2016

Duration 3 hours
Location: Entrance court
Free

An unconventional union: Frida and Diego through an artist’s eyes BOOKED OUT

Performance lectures by contemporary artists

Image: Frida and Diego kissing following their second wedding after signing their marriage certificate, San Francisco, 1940 (detail). Photographer unknown. Courtesy Throckmorton Fine Art, Inc

Wednesdays 7.15pm
29 June – 13 July 2016

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Free, bookings required

Celebrity talk: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016

Amanda Keller talks to a finalist in this year’s exhibition

Image: Amanda Keller

Wednesday 20 July 2016, 6.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Michael Brand in conversation with SANAA architects

Discover the ideas behind the Gallery’s new building

Wednesday 27 July 2016, 6.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Live music: Sarah Belkner

Ear candy with emotional depth

Image: Sarah Belkner

Wednesday 20, 27 July 2016, 7.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Michael Brand in conversation with Dominic Smith

The author discusses 'The last painting of Sara de Vos'

Image: Dominic Smith © Stacy Sodolak

Wednesday 3 August 2016, 6.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Live music: Harvard Din & Tonics

A cappella with a twist

Image: Harvard Din & Tonics

Wednesday 3 August 2016, 7.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Exhibition talks: Tracey Moffatt

Hear from experts in the exhibition

Wednesdays 5.30pm
8 June, 13 July, 10 August 2016

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Photography gallery
Free

Auslan tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016

For deaf and hearing-impaired visitors with a Deaf presenter

Wed 10 August 2016, 7.15pm (45 minutes)
Sun 28 August 2016, 2.30pm (1 hour)

Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Live music: Victor Valdes

With his Mexican Mariachi Band

Image: Victor Valdes

Wednesdays 7.30pm
29 June - 13 July 2016
10-31 August 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Film series: Me, myself and I

Explores the deceptive nature of appearances

Image: Still from North by northwest

Wednesdays and Sundays
27 July - 16 October 2016
See listing for times

Location: Domain Theatre
Free