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The National 2017: new Australian art On now

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Listen to actor Felix Gentle recite poetry that inspired John Olsen, then hear antiquarian bookseller Nicholas Pounder on literary references and metaphors in John’s work. Afterwards The National artist Raquel Ormella presents a performance lecture about the trade of native birds in Yogyakarta’s caged pet market.

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Bulgari Art Award 2017

One of Australia’s finest colour painters, Tomislav Nikolic, is the recipient of this year’s $80,000 BVLGARI ART AWARD.

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You may have noticed scaffolding being erected out the front of the Gallery as two familiar figures on horseback get some much-needed conservation treatment.

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Enter the Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship

Online applications now open Each year, the Brett Whiteley Studio invites applications for a major travelling art scholarship to a talented young artist/painter with an established body of work who is best able to demonstrate the use and benefit of the scholarship to further their art education in Europe.

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Our members organisation organises talks, workshops and other events. Some are exclusive to members; for others, members pay a discounted price.

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