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Join curator Denise Mimmocchi in O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: making modernism. Watch floral stylists create dazzling displays from flowers, skulls and other curiosities. Take in Jane Campion’s masterpiece The piano or kick back to some jazz with Virna Sanzone.

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The art that made me

Sydney-based artist Lauren Brincat discusses works in the collection that have inspired, influenced or simply delighted her.

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Grace Cossington Smith and the Macquarie Galleries mystery

With the exhibition 'O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: making modernism' currently showing at the Gallery, now is a perfect time to revisit one of the most mysterious crimes in Australian art – the theft of 28 Grace Cossington Smith paintings from Macquarie Galleries on 4 April 1977.

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Brett Whiteley Studio

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Brett Whiteley: west of the divide

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.

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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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