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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 is currently closed but will reopen to the public on June 1. The Gallery will be observing strict social distancing and hygiene measures to protect the health of all visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in the State. More information

  • Ghost exhibitions

    You've heard about the so-called ghost ships that sail across oceans without benefit of crew. Behind the doors of closed art museums lurk beautifully designed ‘ghost exhibitions’ lacking only one thing: an audience.

    1 month, 1 week ago, by Michael Brand

  • Director's trax

    We all have many playlists in us, some of them just in our heads. This list does not represent my all-time favourites. Rather, it is shared with our current state of affairs very much in mind: a soundtrack for navigating 30 minutes of the coronavirus crisis.

    1 month, 2 weeks ago, by Michael Brand

  • Together In Art: what art museums can do during the coronavirus crisis

    Our director Michael Brand examines the challenges that cultural institutions face during times of upheaval, looking at how Australian art museums can serve and uplift our communities as we find our collective way through the COVID-19 crisis.

    1 month, 3 weeks ago, by Michael Brand

Michael Brand
Director