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Coming events related to the Asian art collection area (view Calendar)

Lecture: How can the sacred be sensuous?

Indian art with Columbia University professor Vidya Dehejia

Image: Vidya Dehejia

Saturday 1 April 2017, 1pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Charges apply

ReCollection: teamLab

Hear from conservator Asti Sherring

Image: teamLab Flowers and People – Gold 2015 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales © teamLab, courtesy Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney

Thursday 6 April 2017, 12pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Mandarin-language lecture: Christianity and Chinese culture

華語講座: 基督教與中國文化

Sunday 9 April 2017, 3pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Free

Make your own origami boat

Free activity for all ages during Gallery opening hours

Image: Origami paper with detail from Utagawa Toyokuni II Woman with cherry blossoms early 1830s, Art Gallery of New South Wales

Daily during Gallery opening hours

Duration 7 hours
Location: Upper Asian gallery
Free

Film series: Asian new waves

Films from China, Taiwan and Iran

Image: Still from The white balloon

Wednesdays 2pm & 7.15pm, Sundays 2pm
8 February – 28 May 2017

Location: Domain Theatre
Free

Sydney Asian Art Series 2017

Beyond the studio: contexts for Asian art

Image: Detail of woodblock print of courtesans by Kitao Shigemasa and Katsukawa Shunshō, from the album The mirror of Yoshiwara beauties, compared, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

9 March – 19 October 2017
See listing for details

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Free, bookings required

Asian art guided tour

An introduction to Asian art highlights in the Gallery

Image: teamLab Flowers and People – Gold 2015 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales © teamLab, courtesy Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney

Daily 12pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free