This week, prominent Chinese-Australian creatives discuss their identity, heritage and artmaking practices. Then indulge in the sonic world of singer, producer and multi-disciplinary artist, Rainbow Chan.
Born on 20 March 1836, Poynter created one of the Gallery’s most popular works – the 1890 painting The visit of the Queen of Sheba to King Solomon.
Online entry forms are now available for the 2019 Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes. Artwork to be delivered between 1 and 5 April.
Learn more about the project to transform the Gallery with new and expanded spaces for art, performance, film, study and cultural programs.
Download transcripts of interviews with artists and other art world figures, as part of the Balnaves Foundation Australian Sculpture Archive Project.
Explore a selection from the archives of eight sculptors from more than 220 artists archives held by the Gallery.
You can follow Gallery director Michael Brand on Instagram, where he posts photos of art and life in Sydney and further afield.
It is with immense sadness that we note the death of Edmund Capon AM OBE, director of the Art Gallery of New South Wales from 1978 to 2011.
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.
Become a member and receive a free exhibition ticket. Plus you’ll enjoy a host of discounts, Look magazine and exclusive Members Lounge access.