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Scheduled events

Coming lectures, symposia and exhibition talks from our what’s on calendar

Colour theory

Lecture series with David Briggs

Saturday 8, 15, 29 November 2014, 2pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Charges apply

Special lecture: Doryun Chong in conversation

A vision for new Hong Kong museum, M+

Image: Doryun Chong. Image courtesy M+ museum

Friday 5 December 2014, 2pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Free

Book talk: Damien Freeman

The aunt's mirrors

Image courtesy Damien Freeman

Tuesday 9 December 2014, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Charges apply

Stereoscopic vision: Joseph Cornell and his influence over pop art

Lecture by Matthew Affron

Image: Joseph Cornell Portrait of Julien Levy c1938-39 (detail), daguerreotype object, Philadelphia Museum of Art. 125th Anniversary Acquisition, The Lynn and Harold Honickman Gift of the Julien Levy Collection, 2001

Tuesday 9 December 2014, 1pm

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Free

Curators tour: Drawing out

The stories behind the exhibition

Image: Ross Laurie Walcha III 2013 (detail) © Ross Laurie

Sunday 11 January 2015, 2pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery
Free

Celebrate Sullivan + Strumpf's 10-year anniversary

Hear from the artists at this commercial gallery

Image: Sydney Ball Infinex III 2014 (detail), courtesy Sullivan + Strumpf

Tuesday 3 February 2015, 6pm

Duration 2 hours
Charges apply

Coffee lectures: WWI and the European avant-garde

With Rosamund Bartlett

Image: Erich Buchholz Broken Cross 1918 (detail) © Erich Buchholz Estate.

Thursdays 5 - 26 February 2015, 10am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

Learning symposium 2015

The Gallery’s annual visual arts conference for teachers

26–28 February 2015
Day 1: Thursday 26 February, 12.45pm–4pm
Day 2: Friday 27 February, 9.30am–3pm
Day 3: Saturday 28 February, 9.30am–3pm

Charges apply

Art appreciation lecture series 2015

Meet the masters: highlights from the Scottish National Gallery

Image: Sir Henry Raeburn Reverend Robert Walker (1755 –1808) Skating on Duddingston Loch about 1795 (detail) oil on canvas, 76.2 × 63.5cm. Photo: Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Various Wednesdays 6pm and Thursdays 1pm
28 January - 12 November 2015
See listing for dates

Duration 1 hour
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

Curators tour: Drawing out

The stories behind the exhibition

Image: Ross Laurie Walcha III 2013 (detail) © Ross Laurie

Sunday 11 January 2015, 2pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery
Free

Oz pop talks

Short talks on pop art in Australia

Image: Brett Whiteley The American dream 1968-69 (detail) State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia, purchased 1978 © Art Gallery of Western Australia

Wednesdays 6.30pm
5 November 2014 – 25 February 2015
except 17, 24 & 31 December 2014

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Contemporary galleries
Free with exhibition entry