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Tours for tots: Around the world

Fun artmaking tours for 3-5 year olds

Tuesday 28 and Thursday 30 June 2016
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

James Drinkwater artist talk and Jonathon Dalton exhibition viewing

At Nanda\Hobbs Contemporary

Image: James Drinkwater. Photo: Alexander McIntyre

Thursday 30 June 2016, 6pm

Duration 2 hours
Free, bookings required

Ann Thomson and contemporaries

A special evening at the National Art School

Image: Ann Thomson Yellow sound (detail), Wynne Prize 1998 winner. Courtesy the artist and Defiance Gallery, Newtown

Tuesday 5 July 2016, 6pm

Duration 2 hours
Charges apply

Korean-language guided tour: Tang

한국어 안내 투어: 당

Image: Camel rider and camel 742 (detail), Shaanxi Provincial Institute of Archaeology

Wednesdays 11am
8 June - 6 July 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Guided tour: Tang

An introduction to the exhibition

Image: Camel rider and camel 742 (detail), Shaanxi Provincial Institute of Archaeology

Daily 12pm, 9 April – 10 July 2016
Wednesdays 7pm, 11 May – 6 July 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Cantonese-language guided tour: Tang

粵語導覽: 唐都遺珍

Image: Camel rider and camel 742 (detail), Shaanxi Provincial Institute of Archaeology

Sundays 2pm
10 April - 10 July 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Mandarin-language guided tour: Tang

普通話導覽: 唐都遺珍

Image: Camel rider and camel 742 (detail), Shaanxi Provincial Institute of Archaeology

Sundays 2pm
10 April - 10 July 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Kids kitchen garden tour

See how we grow

Fridays, 10.15am
8, 15 July 2016

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Art and away

Visit Campbelltown Arts Centre and Parramatta Artists Studios

Image: John Peart Scrimmage 1972 (detail), Campbelltown Arts Centre collection

Saturday 16 July 2016, 9am

Duration 8 hours
Location: Front of the Gallery
Charges apply

Art and dementia: Costume drama

For people living with dementia and their carers

Image: Frans Pourbus Portrait of a man (detail)

Thursday 21 July 2016, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free, bookings required

Tours for tots: Distortion

Fun artmaking tours for 3-5 year olds

Tuesday 26 and Thursday 28 July 2016
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Audio-description presentation: Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera

For blind or vision-impaired visitors

Image: Frida and Diego with Fulang Chang, 1937 (detail). Photographer unknown. Courtesy Throckmorton Fine Art, Inc

Wednesday 6 July 2016, 2pm
Friday 12 August 2016, 11am

Duration 1 hour
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Free, bookings required

Coffee tour: Archibald Prize 2016

For members and guests

Image: Andrew Sayers Portrait of Tim Bonyhady (detail), Archibald Prize 2015 finalist

Tuesday 26 July & Saturday 13 August 2016, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Art and dementia: Skin deep

For people living with dementia and their carers

Image: François Boucher A young lady holding a pug dog mid 1740s (detail)

Thursday 18 August 2016, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free, bookings required

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

Tours for tots: Tea time

Fun artmaking tours for 3-5 year olds

Thursday 25 and Tuesday 30 August 2016
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Art and dementia: Art and experimentation

For people living with dementia and their carers

Thursday 15 September 2016, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free, bookings required

Audio-description tour: Archibald Prize 2016

For blind or vision-impaired visitors

Image: Tianli Zu 'Edmund, your Twomblys are behind you’ (detail), Archibald Prize 2015 finalist

Wednesday 27 July 2016, 2pm
Thursday 25 August 2016, 1pm
Friday 23 September 2016, 1pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Mandarin-language guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016

普通話導覽:2016年阿契伯爾獎、溫尼獎和蘇曼獎

Image: Carla Fletcher Jenny Kee (detail), Archibald Prize 2015 finalist

Saturdays and Sundays 2pm
16 July - 25 September 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Korean-language guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016

An hour of highlights from the 2016 exhibition

Image: Carla Fletcher Jenny Kee (detail), Archibald Prize 2015 finalist

Wednesdays 11am
27 July – 5 October 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Express tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes

A half hour of highlights from the 2016 exhibition

Image: Kim Leutwyler Start the riot (detail), Archibald Prize 2015 finalist

Monday-Friday 12.30pm
Saturday-Sunday 1pm
16 July – 9 October 2016

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Major exhibition gallery
Free with exhibition entry

Cantonese-language guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016

粵語導覽:2016年阿契伯爾獎、溫尼獎和蘇曼獎

Image: Carla Fletcher Jenny Kee (detail), Archibald Prize 2015 finalist

Sundays 2pm
17 July - 9 October 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes

An hour of highlights from the 2016 exhibition

Image: Carla Fletcher Jenny Kee (detail), Archibald Prize 2015 finalist

Monday-Friday 1.30pm, 3pm
Wednesday 5.30pm, 7.15pm
Saturday-Sunday 11am, 3pm
16 July – 9 October 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Major exhibition gallery
Free with exhibition entry

Art and dementia: Beyond words

For people living with dementia and their carers

Image: Wang Zhen Nine years facing the wall late 1800s – early 1900s (detail)

Thursday 20 October 2016, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free, bookings required

Tours for tots: Zoom in on nature

Fun artmaking tours for 3-5 year olds

Tuesday 25 and Thursday 27 October 2016
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Art and dementia: Narrative, memory and experience

For people living with dementia and their carers

Image: Nyapanyapa Yunupingu Larrani 2014 © Nyapanyapa Yunupingu, Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Centre, Yirrkala

Thursday 17 November 2016, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free, bookings required

Tours for tots: Found, collected and assembled

Fun artmaking tours for 3-5 year olds

Thursday 24 and Tuesday 29 November 2016
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Gallery Express 2016

A bus tour for members only of selected commercial galleries

Various Wednesdays and Thursdays in 2016
See listing for details

Duration 3 hours
Location: Front of the Gallery
Charges apply

Art and dementia: Creative possibilities for photography

For people living with dementia and their carers

Thursday 15 December 2016, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free, bookings required

Aboriginal art guided tour

A guided introduction to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander collection

Image: Cornelia Tipuamantumirri Winga (Tidal movement, waves) 2012 © Cornelia Tipuamantumirri

Daily 11am

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Asian art guided tour

An introduction to Asian art highlights in the Gallery

Image: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi Moon of pure snow at Asano river – Chikako, the filial daughter (detail) from One hundred aspects of the moon 1885-92

Daily 12pm
from 20 August 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Australian collection guided tour

An introduction to selected highlights from the Australian collection

Image: Margaret Preston Implement blue 1927 © Margaret Rose Preston Estate

Daily 2pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Tuesdays 11am (except January, last 2 weeks of December and public holidays)

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Collection highlights tour

An introduction to selected highlights from the Gallery's collection

Daily 11am

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Contemporary art guided tour

An introduction to contemporary art highlights in the Gallery

Image: Frank Stella Khurasan Gate variation II 1097 (detail) © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

Daily 1pm
Wednesdays 7.15pm, except 20, 27 January 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Japanese-language guided tour

日本語による美術鑑賞ツアー

Fridays 11am (except January, last 2 weeks of December and public holidays)

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Korean-language guided tour

한국어 안내 투어

Fridays 11am (except January, last 2 weeks of December and public holidays)

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Thursdays 11am (except January, last 2 weeks of December, public holidays)

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free