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Coming events related to these galleries are listed here. They’re updated frequently so check back later if none are currently scheduled. You can look for events by date, type or specific exhibition in What’s on.

Coming events

Special lecture: Vive l’Empereur meets its maker

with Richard Beresford

Image: Edouard Detaille Vive L’Empereur 1891 (detail)

Monday 27 October 2014, 2pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

Coffee tour of the collection

Links with artists of the Royal Academy

Image: Sir Edward John Poynter The visit of the Queen of Sheba to King Solomon 1890 (detail)

Tuesday 4 November 2014, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Art appreciation lecture series 2014

Realism to surrealism: European art and culture 1848-1936

Image: Paul Gauguin Te aa no areois (The Seed of the Areoi) 1892 (detail), oil on burlap, 92.1 × 72.1 cm, The William S Paley Collection SPC14.1990. Photo: The Museum of Modern Art, New York/Scala, Florence

Various Wednesdays 6pm and Thursdays 1pm
29 January - 13 November 2014
See listing for dates

Duration 1 hour
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

Tuesdays 11am (except January, last 3 weeks of December and public holidays)
Last 2014 tour: 9 December
First 2015 tour: 3 February

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)
Last 2014 tour: 12 December
First 2015 tour: 6 February

Duration 1 hour
Free

Korean-language guided tour

무료 한국어 아트 투어

Fridays 11am (except January, last 2 weeks of December and public holidays)
Last 2014 tour: 12 December
First 2015 tour: 6 February

Duration 1 hour
Free

Thursdays 11am (except January, last 2 weeks of December, public holidays)
Last 2014 tour: 11 December
First 2015 tour: 5 February

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Past events

Auslan-interpreted talk: Focus on the European galleries

For deaf and hearing-impaired visitors

Duration 1 hour
Location: Information desk
Free

Diploma lecture series 2013

Revolution to romanticism: European art and culture c1750–1850

Image: Jacques-Louis David (1748-1825) Mars being disarmed by Venus and the three graces 1824 (detail), Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, Brussels

Various Wednesdays 6pm
Various Thursdays 1pm
30 January – 28 November 2013
See listing for dates

Duration 1 hour
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

Spotlight: The expert eye

Rococo curves to minimalist angles

Image: Jean-Marc Nattier Madame de La Porte 1754 (detail)

Sunday 15 June 2014, 12pm

Duration 1 hour, 15 minutes
Free

Art Club: In the manner of the masters

For children aged 9–12

Image: Samuel Palmer The lonely tower 1879 (detail)

Saturday 11, Sunday 12 October 2014
10.30am, 1pm, 3pm

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

Art and dementia tour: Meet the modern masters

For people living with younger-onset dementia

Image: Paul Cézanne Banks of the Marne c1888 (detail)

Thursday 16 October 2014, 10.30am

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