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Nude: art from the Tate collection Opens 5 November 2016 - tickets available now

Close to home: Dobell Australian Drawing Biennial 2016 On now

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On 26 October, we take inspiration from the exhibition Beyond words: calligraphic traditions of Asia, first with a curator’s talk then with a panel discussion on cultural objects and their origins. After which, it’s time to unleash your own creative expression and join our Indian dance and creative movement workshop.

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Pablo Picasso

The world’s most celebrated artist, Pablo Picasso, was born on this day in 1881. The Gallery’s collection includes the painting Nude in a rocking chair on display as well as works on paper.

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Restoring a Ramsay

A recent conservation project has brought an important Australian painting - Hugh Ramsay’s 'The foil' 1901 - back to life.

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Brett Whiteley Studio

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See the Travelling Art Scholarship winner

Lucy O’Doherty has won the 2016 Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship. Two paintings from her winning body of work are on display at the Brett Whiteley Studio alongside works by finalists Jason Phu (highly commended), Abdul Abdullah, Clara Adolphs, Tsering Hannaford, Andrew Hopkins and Zoe Tweedale.

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For members

Free exhibition viewing

Members can see Nude: art from the Tate collection for free on Sunday 6 November 5.15-8pm or Monday 7 November 10am – 12.30pm.

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