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O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: making modernism Ends soon - last day 2 October

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Sydney Modern Project receives government funding NSW Government commits $244 million to build the expansion of the Gallery

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Andy Saunders brings his laugh-out-loud, tongue-in-cheek humour to critique the Archibald. Get another perspective on art from the young voices in our Sydney students speak series. And enjoy live music with The World According to James, led by one of Australia’s pre-eminent jazz musicians James Greening.

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William Dobell

Best known for his portraits, Australian painter and three time Archibald winner William Dobell was born on 24 September 1899.

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Wearing modernism

What's involved in reproducing an exquisitely coloured painting or woodcut print on a silk scarf? A visit to a local Sydney studio revealed the painstaking process.

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Brett Whiteley Studio

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Brett Whiteley: west of the divide

The Studio at 2 Raper Street, Surry Hills was the workplace and home of Australian artist Brett Whiteley. This exhibition showcases his affinity with the land west of Sydney – Bathurst, Oberon, Sofala and beyond. Through paintings, drawings and sculpture, this is his experience of the Australian landscape.

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Seventh annual kids drawing prize

Until 5 November, members’ children can enter the Art Gallery Society Kids Drawing Prize – this year with an animal theme.

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