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The Gallery is open on Anzac Day, Thursday 25 April

Heaven and earth in Chinese art: treasures from the National Palace Museum, Taipei Final weeks - buy tickets online. Must close Sunday 5 May

Opens 27 April: The essential Duchamp The most in-depth survey of work by Marcel Duchamp ever to be seen in the Asia-Pacific region.

The National 2019: new Australian art Presenting the latest ideas and forms in contemporary Australian art. Free admission

Art After Hours

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Open until 10pm Wednesdays

This week, hear from Australian poets as they perform new work in response to Marcel Duchamp’s artworks. And later, Lachy Hamilton and his quartet perform arrangements of popular jazz songs.

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The art that made me: Tom Polo

Artist Tom Polo discusses works in the collection that have inspired, influenced or simply delighted him.

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Travels with my art

Back in 1959 a young unknown artist won a scholarship that led to a life of creativity and adventure. For the past 20 years, the Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship has offered other young painters a similar opportunity.

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Brett Whiteley Studio

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Sydney’s best-kept secret

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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Become a member and receive a free exhibition ticket. Plus you’ll enjoy a host of discounts, Look magazine and exclusive Members Lounge access.

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