The Gene & Brian Sherman Contemporary Asian Art Collection
until 26 Jul 2015
A rare opportunity to view significant contemporary Asian artworks from the private collection of Australian philanthropists Gene and Brian Sherman.
Uncovers rarely seen material from the Gallery’s archive to present stories of artists Cecil Bostock, Weaver Hawkins and Dora Ohlfsen from World War I.
sculptures and ceramics
Fri–Sun only until 13 Sep 2015Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills
Employing a diversity of materials, Brett Whiteley created startlingly expressive three-dimensional works largely inspired by his love of nature and its animate forms.
through the Asian collections
until 4 Oct 2015
In a major refresh of our Asian galleries, this exhibition brings old and new together in a series of dynamic conversations.
Public notice 2
until 5 Oct 2015
An installation by Indian artist Jitish Kallat, as part of Go East: The Gene & Brian Sherman Contemporary Asian Art Collection.
Mad through the darkness
Australian artists and the Great War
until 11 Oct 2015
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Anzac landing at Gallipoli, this exhibition from the Gallery’s collection explores how Australian artists responded to World War I.
until 25 Oct 2015
The debut presentation of an important new acquisition – Jazz by Henri Matisse – alongside works by other major European modernist artists in the Gallery’s collection.
until 1 Nov 2015
Celebrating the 40-year career of leading Aboriginal painter Ronnie Tjampitjinpa, a founder of the Papunya Tula Artists.
until 1 Nov 2015
Drawn from across the country and from the 1930s to the present, these works from the Gallery’s collection give evidence to the complex knowledge Indigenous Australians have of water and its myriad forms.
until 29 Nov 2015
Drawing on the Gallery’s collection, this exhibition explores the complex relationship between protest and art.
until 26 Apr 2016
A diverse range of work by collaborative duo Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla, Paul Chan, Michael Landy, Ugo Rondinone, Wilhelm Sasnal and Daniel von Sturmer, from figurative painting to video installation and architectural invention.
until 29 May 2016
Celebrates the playful and dynamic ways in which modern artists have used colour, from Roy de Maistre’s pioneering colour wheels to the vibrant sculptural 'Splotches’ of Sol LeWitt.