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Update from the Gallery regarding COVID-19

The Art Gallery of New South Wales is open. We are observing strict physical distancing and hygiene measures to protect the health of visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Read the latest visit information, including hours

  • Vale Frank Watters

    One of Australia’s longest-serving and most influential gallerists, Frank Watters AOM was co-founder of the Watters Gallery, a unique and much-loved Sydney institution.

    5 months ago, by Denise Mimmocchi

  • Sun, sand and social responsibility

    As the threat of COVID-19 locks down our beaches, one of the most recognised paintings in the Gallery’s collection has taken on urgent new meanings which add to the perplexing ones of its past.

    6 months, 1 week ago, by Denise Mimmocchi

  • Vale Rosemary Madigan

    Rosemary Madigan, one of Australia’s most distinguished sculptors, died on 12 February 2019, aged 92.

    1 year, 8 months ago, by Denise Mimmocchi

  • Frank Watters gift

    Frank Watters, co-director of Watters Gallery in Sydney, has made a gift of over 30 artworks from his personal collection to the Art Gallery of NSW, including works by Tony Tuckson, Richard Larter, Pat Larter, Vicki Varvaressos, Ken Whisson and Chris O’Doherty.

    1 year, 11 months ago, by Denise Mimmocchi

  • O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith

    For the first time, a major body of work by Georgia O’Keeffe is coming to Australia. A ground-breaking exhibition will showcase the iconic art of one of the most significant American painters of the 20th century, alongside masterpieces by celebrated and pioneering Australian artists Margaret Preston and Grace Cossington Smith.

    4 years, 4 months ago, by Denise Mimmocchi

Denise Mimmocchi
Senior curator, Australian art