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Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2017 On now

O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: making modernism On now - buy timed tickets online

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Art After Hours

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Open until 10pm Wednesdays

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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Sidney Nolan centenary

Celebrating 100 years since the birth of one of Australia’s best-known artists, with a display of Sidney Nolan works and a series of events.

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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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Classical Sundays

The Studio at 2 Raper Street, Surry Hills was the workplace and home of Australian artist Brett Whiteley. Join us there on the third Sunday of the month when musicians perform works from the classical and contemporary repertoire in this intimate setting.

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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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