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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

  • Stop and take a closer look

    Helping with preparations for a new exhibition, I'd built up an idea of how I felt about the works based on what I'd read, what I'd heard and what I'd seen in reproductions, but it didn't prepare me for my first physical encounter with the art.

    5 years, 8 months ago, by Katie Furlonger

  • Art on the farm

    Witnessing the landscape around Walcha with local artist Ross Laurie proved a revelation in many unexpected ways.

    5 years, 8 months ago, by Anne Ryan

  • Drawing in the Dandenongs

    A visit to the artist's farm and studio brings an even greater respect for the ambition and persistence needed by Mary Tonkin to make her extraordinary 14-metre-long charcoal drawing.

    5 years, 9 months ago, by Anne Ryan