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Sydney Modern Project receives government funding NSW Government commits $244 million to build the expansion of the Gallery

Gallery receives biggest cash gift in its 146-year history $20 million gift from Susan and Isaac Wakil Foundation to build the expansion of the Gallery

Passion and procession: art of the Philippines Opens 24 June

The National 2017: new Australian art On now

Victorian watercolours On now

Art After Hours

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Open until 10pm Wednesdays

On 28 June, join curator Wayne Tunnicliffe for a talk on Gordon Bennett, whose work is on display in The National. Then get involved in our Social sounds performance workshop or catch David Lean’s masterful 1946 adaptation of Charles Dickens’ most loved novel, Great expectations.

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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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Victorian flashbacks

Filmmakers have never ceased to draw on stories from the Victorian era. The Gallery's 'Straight-laced and scandalous' film series showcases feature films that explore the rituals and political consciousness of the late 19th century.

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Brett Whiteley Studio

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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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Member events

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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