Artist Cressida Campbell, in conversation with Simon Marnie, reflects on the impact Sydney and its harbour has on artists. The sleazier aspects of Victorian London life are revealed in The picture of Dorian Gray and the sounds of New Orleans jazz fills the entrance court.
Sydney-based artist Lauren Brincat discusses works in the collection that have inspired, influenced or simply delighted her.
Learn more about the project to transform the Gallery with new and expanded spaces for art, performance, film, study and cultural programs.
Artist Clara Adolphs has been awarded the 2017 Eva Breuer Travelling Art Scholarship, receiving $25,000 for a Paris art studio residency.
Discover more about the lives, times and work of Georgia O’Keeffe, Margaret Preston and Grace Cossington Smith.
Find out more about the Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes – including entry information – and explore the finalists and winners year by year.
Explore artists and works back to 2005 in the annual exhibition of outstanding student artworks, developed for the HSC examination in Visual Arts in NSW.
A phantasmagorical image now in the Gallery's collection was made by the artist Charles Altamont Doyle – father of Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle – during his confinement in the lunatic asylum known as Sunnyside.
The Studio at 2 Raper Street, Surry Hills was the workplace and home of Australian artist Brett Whiteley. This exhibition showcases his affinity with the land west of Sydney – Bathurst, Oberon, Sofala and beyond. Through paintings, drawings and sculpture, this is his experience of the Australian landscape.
Our members organisation organises talks, workshops and other events. Some are exclusive to members; for others, members pay a discounted price.