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Young Members events

Are you aged 18-40? Do you who want to connect with like-minded art lovers, flex your creative muscles and keep a finger on the pulse of Sydney’s art scene?

Come along to one of the Gallery’s Young Members events. Most are also open to non-members.

Public art walking tour: CBD BOOKED OUT

See art in situ

Image: James Angus Day In Day Out 2011 (detail)

Saturday 1 August 2015, 1pm

Duration 2 hours
Charges apply

Portrait printing workshop

Learn how to linocut portraits

Image: courtesy Libby Lloyd

Saturday 15 August 2015, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

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

Cross-stitching workshop

Use needle and thread to create

Image: courtesy Amanda Picman

Sunday 23 August 2015, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Still-life drawing workshop

Learn to draw objects in place

Image: Mirra Whale Rialto Market catch sardines (detail) 2015. Courtesy the artist

Saturday 29 August 2015, 1.30pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Make a scene workshop

Construct a diorama

Image: courtesy Linden Braye

Sunday 30 August 2015, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Conservation tour: Caring for art

Go behind the scenes at the Gallery

Wednesday 2 September 2015, 6pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Studio visit: artists and designers

Go behind the scenes

Image: Louis Pratt Whatever 2012 (detail). Courtesy the artist

Saturday 5 September 2015, 1pm

Duration 2 hours
Charges apply

Digital selfie snaps

Portrait photography workshop

Image: Emma Thomson Rebecca, Take Your Best Shot 2014 (detail)

Saturday 12 September 2015, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Facing off drawing workshop

Use fun and games to learn to draw

Image: Mike Barnard Ian 2009

Sunday 1 March 2015, 1pm
Sunday 16 August 2015, 1pm
Sunday 13 September 2015, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Lightfold workshop

Create a mathematically folded lamp

Image: courtesy Melissa Silk

Saturday 19 September 2015, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Graphic design printing workshop

Be inspired by mid-century shapes and colour

Image: courtesy Annette Mauer

Sunday 20 September 2015, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

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

Creative clay workshop

Hand-build and decorate vessels

Image: courtesy Alexandra Standen

Saturday 26 September 2015, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Drawing with thread workshop

Experiment with stitching to draw

Image: courtesy Alex Falkiner

Sunday 27 September 2015, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Photography lighting workshop

Take the studio outdoors

Image: courtesy Emma Thomson

Sunday 4 October 2015, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

The magic line workshop

Drawing with Mike Barnard

Image: Mike Barnard For Septimus 2015 (detail)

Sunday 18 October 2015, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

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

Woodcut printing workshop

Turn images into woodcut masterpieces

Image: courtesy Libby Lloyd

Sunday 25 October 2015, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply