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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

Film series: Taking flight

The arrival of East Asian cinema

Image: Still from Not one less

Wednesdays and Sundays
17 June - 2 August 2015
See listing for details

Location: Domain Theatre
Free

Art and architecture talk: Barbara Flynn

Hear from Sydney’s public art curator

Image: Barbara Flynn

Wednesday 19 August 2015, 6.30pm

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Charges apply

Live music: Faces from the crowd

In association with the Archibald Prize

Image: Donny Benet

Wednesdays 6pm, 7.30pm
5 - 26 August 2015

Location: Entrance court
Free

Exhibition talks: Rosemary Laing

Explore the content and context of Laing's photographs

Image: Rosemary Laing greenwork TL #8 1995, type C photograph, 100 × 100 cm, anonymous gift 2004 © Rosemary Laing

Wednesday 5.30pm
12 August, 9 September 2015

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Photography gallery
Free

Cocktails and curators: Matisse and the moderns

Cocktail class and curator-led tour

Wednesday 23 September 2015, 6.30pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Late night laughs

Featuring some of Australia’s funniest comedians

Image: Cocky & Pompous

Wednesdays 6.30pm
2-23 September 2015

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Film series: Wild in the streets

Portraits of social and political struggle

Image: Still from Germinal

Various Wednesday, Saturdays, Sundays
5 August - 30 September 2015
See listing for details

Location: Domain Theatre
Free

Art and architecture talk: Inspirations

With Miriam Green and Andrew Burns

Image: Australia House, Japan. Photo: Brett Boardman

Wednesday 21 October 2015, 6.30pm

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Charges apply

Exhibition talks: Julia Margaret Cameron

Short talks by experts

Image: Julia Margaret Cameron Vivien and Merlin from 'Illustrations to Tennyson’s Idylls of the King’ 1874 (detail), Victoria and Albert Museum, London © Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Wednesdays 7.15pm
7-21 October 2015

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery
Free with exhibition entry