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Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2017 Finalists and Packing Room Prize announced - opens 29 July

O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: making modernism On now - buy timed tickets online

Passion and procession: art of the Philippines On now

Victorian watercolours On now

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

Art After Hours

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Artist Cressida Campbell, in conversation with Simon Marnie, reflects on the impact Sydney and its harbour has on artists. The sleazier aspects of Victorian London life are revealed in The picture of Dorian Gray and the sounds of New Orleans jazz fills the entrance court.

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The art that made me

Sydney-based artist Lauren Brincat discusses works in the collection that have inspired, influenced or simply delighted her.

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From inside the asylum

A phantasmagorical image now in the Gallery's collection was made by the artist Charles Altamont Doyle – father of Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle – during his confinement in the lunatic asylum known as Sunnyside.

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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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Our members organisation organises talks, workshops and other events. Some are exclusive to members; for others, members pay a discounted price.

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