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ANZ People’s Choice winner announced Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2018 closes 9 September

John Russell: Australia's French impressionist Exhibition on now - buy tickets online

Spacemakers and roomshakers: installations from the collection Exhibition on now - free admission

Playback: Dobell Australian Drawing Biennial 2018 Exhibition on now - free admission

Art After Hours

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Late night laughs returns in 2018, as some of Australia’s finest comedians put their spin on the Archibald Prize. This week we’re joined by internet sensation Celeste Barber, followed by The Speaker’s performance of soul, jazz and blues.

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The art that made me

Artist Vernon Ah Kee discusses works in the collection that have inspired, influenced or simply delighted him.

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Making a Tudor frame

Having established the Gallery's Henry VIII portrait was some 500 years old, there were new questions to answer. What were picture frames like in Tudor England, and how do you go about making a reproduction frame fit for a king?

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Brett Whiteley Studio

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Pathways to figuration

The Studio at 2 Raper Street, Surry Hills was the workplace and home of artist Brett Whiteley. An exhibition of rarely seen works from his formative years charts his journey to figuration through abstraction and shows how his early mastery of line, tone and edge informed his life-long pursuit to represent the human figure through art.

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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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