Join comedian Nikki Britton for our second instalment of Late night laughs, where each week one of Australia’s finest comedians will put their comic spin on the Archibald. And contemporary soul singer Mariam Sawires performs live.
There are fascinating stories behind some of the frames on works in our collection, which you can discover on labels in the Gallery or online.
In the lead up to the Archibald’s 100th birthday, we’re seeking information about or images of Archibald Prize works not currently on our website.
The Art Gallery of New South Wales announced the Edmund Capon Fellowship in 2013 to honour Edmund Capon AM OBE for his 33 years of leadership.
Learn more about the project to transform the Gallery with new and expanded spaces for art, performance, film, study and cultural programs.
Download transcripts of interviews with artists and other art world figures, as part of the Balnaves Foundation Australian Sculpture Archive Project.
Explore selected material from the archives of eight sculptors, drawn from more than 220 artists archives held by the Gallery.
More than 100 years ago, an 18th-century portrait of a saint by the Venetian Baroque master Tiepolo washed ashore undamaged after a shipwreck off the Australian coast. It's now back on the walls of the Gallery after conservation treatment.
The Brett Whiteley Studio at 2 Raper Street, Surry Hills was the workplace and home of one of Australia’s most celebrated artists. It’s open to the public Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 10am-4pm, and to booked education groups on Wednesdays and Thursdays.
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