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Portrait by Anh Do wins ANZ People's Choice Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2017 closes 22 October

Robert Mapplethorpe: the perfect medium Opens 27 October - buy tickets online

Rembrandt and the Dutch golden age: masterpieces from the Rijksmuseum Opens 11 November - buy tickets online

Victorian watercolours On now

Sydney Modern Project approaches next milestone with lodgement of development application We want to hear your feedback on the future of an expanded Gallery

Art After Hours

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Open until 10pm Wednesdays

A jam-packed night with artist Marikit Santiago leading a workshop and a DJ spinning Filipino folk and experimental music. Catch one of the most talked about electronic acts of 2017 – Various Asses – a film from cult director Seijun Suzuki, or a panel talk on design thinking.

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The art that made me

Melbourne-based artist Laith McGregor discusses works in the collection that have inspired, influenced or simply delighted him.

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Admired by Tom Roberts and Van Gogh

Vincent Van Gogh called George John Pinwell a poet who saw the sublime in the most ordinary, commonplace things, and Tom Roberts wrote admiringly of his work 'A seat in St James's Park', now in the Gallery's collection and on display in the 'Victorian watercolours' exhibition.

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Brett Whiteley Studio

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See the Travelling Art Scholarship winner

Sally Anderson has won the 2017 Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship. Three paintings from her winning body of work are on display at the Studio alongside works by other finalists. Catch this exhibition before it closes on 19 November.

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Help acquire this work

We’ve an opportunity to add Rainy day by Charles Conder to the Gallery’s collection, and your contribution will make all the difference.

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