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Update from the Gallery regarding COVID-19

In line with decisions made by the National Cabinet as communicated by the NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, the Art Gallery of New South Wales has closed to the public until further notice to help protect the health of all visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in the State. More information

The Collection Explore the Gallery’s collection with over 30,000 works online

22nd Biennale of Sydney: NIRIN Meet the artists behind this year's Biennale of Sydney

Inside ARTEXPRESS Explore artists and works from the 2020 ARTEXPRESS exhibition and other years dating back to 2005

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The art that made me

Artist Julie Rrap discusses works in the collection that have inspired, influenced or simply delighted her.

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Art After Hours

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Art After Hours has been suspended until further notice

While we’re taking a break, you can explore the best of Art After Hours from home. Delve into our archive of recorded celebrity and artist talks, performances and conversations, and wander through the Gallery’s online collection.

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Practice, practice, practice

ARTEXPRESS 2020 not only reveals the intense work that underpins artmaking, it puts work by senior high school students alongside professional artists in the public arena and lets us see the world through their eyes.

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Brett Whiteley Studio

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Studio closed 16 March – 21 May 2020

The Brett Whiteley Studio at 2 Raper Street, Surry Hills is closed due to building works and will reopen Friday 22 May 2020. It was the workplace and home of one of Australia’s most celebrated artists, and is now a museum managed by the Gallery. It’s open to the public and to booked education groups, with changing exhibitions and a range of events.

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