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Sunday 2 August 2020


22nd Biennale of Sydney: NIRIN

until 27 Sep 2020

The 22nd Biennale of Sydney is an expansive artist- and First Nations-led exhibition of contemporary art that connects local communities and global networks.

A Promise
Khaled Sabsabi

until 2021

These major works by Western-Sydney artist Khaled Sabsabi ruminate on the complex relationship between self and other.

In drawings, paintings and sculpture, Brett Whiteley expresses his joy, humour and love through birds.

Explores the significance of water in Asian art through a range of works from the Gallery’s collection.

Shadow Catchers

until 2021

Shadow catchers, drawn from the Gallery’s collection, investigates the way shadows, body doubles and mirrors haunt our understanding of photography and the moving image.

Some Mysterious Process
50 Years of Collecting International Art

until 13 Sep 2020

Curated by Gallery director Michael Brand, Some mysterious process presents 50 years of collecting international contemporary art at the Gallery and looks at how a collection evolves through curation and philanthropy.

Under the Stars

until 2021

This exhibition presents multiple approaches to stargazing from Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists, highlighting our shared understandings of the night sky.

  • 10am

    Gallery opens

    Open every day, except Christmas and Good Friday
  • 5pm

    Gallery closes

    Some parts of the Gallery have different hours