We’ll be back from Wednesday 9 January 2019, with our unbeatable mix of art, talks, performances, live music, films, pop-up bar and food. From 13 December until 8 January, the Gallery is open 10am until 5pm every day, except on Christmas Day (25 December) when we’re closed.
Artist Del Kathryn Barton discusses works in the collection that have inspired, influenced or simply delighted her.
Celebrate the festive season with colour and style at the Gallery Shop. The best of creative giftware and inspiring books, available in-store and online.
Find out more about the Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes – including entry information – and explore the finalists and winners year by year.
Learn more about the project to transform the Gallery with new and expanded spaces for art, performance, film, study and cultural programs.
You can follow Gallery director Michael Brand on Instagram, where he posts photos of art and life in Sydney and further afield.
The range of tours on offer includes regular free guided tours of the Gallery and exhibitions, including for Mandarin, Cantonese, Japanese and Korean speakers.
Frank Watters, co-director of Watters Gallery in Sydney, has made a gift of over 30 artworks from his personal collection to the Art Gallery of NSW, including works by Tony Tuckson, Richard Larter, Pat Larter, Vicki Varvaressos, Ken Whisson and Chris O’Doherty.
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.