To ask that we take care is to ask that we hold ourselves and others, gently. It’s an idea explored in this Together In Art Pocket Exhibition, curated by Isobel Parker Philip.
Find out how closing our doors for an indefinite period made the Gallery’s director think again about how art museums can and should respond to crises.
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.
Listen to a variety of audios about our collection, exhibitions, lectures and events on the Gallery audio channel.
View online exhibitions and take a virtual tour through the Art Gallery of New South Wales galleries on the Google Arts and Culture platform.
Due to COVID-19, the Gallery is postponing the submission and delivery of entries to the Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2020.
In the lead up to the Archibald’s 100th birthday, we’re seeking missing information or images of past Archibald Prize portraits.
The Indigenous art quiz show – a deadly mix of fun, facts, chat and laughs – is now a TV series hosted by the hilarious and sexy Steven Oliver.
Learn more about the project to transform the Gallery with new and expanded spaces for art, performance, film, study and cultural programs.
While we’re taking a break, you can explore the best of Art After Hours from home. Delve into our archive of recorded celebrity and artist talks, performances and conversations, and wander through the Gallery’s online collection.
Bodhisattvas are those who, due to their great compassion, forgo their own personal nirvana to lead others there. It seems an idea that has particular resonance in these frightening times, particularly on 8 April which marks the celebration of Buddha's birthday.
The Brett Whiteley Studio at 2 Raper Street, Surry Hills is closed due to building works and will reopen Friday 22 May 2020. It was the workplace and home of one of Australia’s most celebrated artists, and is now a museum managed by the Gallery. It’s open to the public and to booked education groups, with changing exhibitions and a range of events.
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