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	Image: Elizabeth Farrelly

Eugène Atget: Old Paris celebrity events

Talks on fashion, photographs and design, plus a special musical performance

Image: Elizabeth Farrelly

Wednesdays, 29 August – 3 October 2012, 6.30pm


Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court

Related exhibition: Eugène Atget

Elizabeth Farrelly, architect and columnist

Elizabeth Farrelly is a Sydney-based columnist and author who trained in architecture and philosophy, practised in London and Bristol, and holds a PhD in architecture from the University of Sydney. She was assistant editor of the Architectural Review in London, and an independent City Councilor in Sydney.


Wednesday 29 August 2012 6:30pm – 7pm

Joe Hildebrand, journalist and documentary maker

Joe Hildebrand writes for the Daily Telegraph and The Punch. In 2012 he hosted the ABC2 TV series Dumb, Drunk and Racist, which took four Indians on a road trip around Australia to examine the country’s worst stereotypes.


Wednesday 5 September 2012 6:30pm – 7pm

Georgina Safe, fashion editor, The Sydney Morning Herald

Georgina Safe joined The Sydney Morning Herald as fashion editor in 2011. Prior to that she wrote for The Australian as well as Vogue Australia, Wish Magazine and The Weekend Australian Magazine. Apart from fashion, she has written about the arts in Melbourne, particularly film, performing and visual arts.


Wednesday 12 September 2012 6:30pm – 7pm

Corinne with Viva perform French music

Principal singer and dancer Corinne teams with the Viva Duo to bring the music of Paris to the Gallery stage.


Wednesday 19 September 2012 6:30pm – 7pm

Peter Doyle, crime author and curator

Peter Doyle is author of the novels Get rich quick (1996), Amaze your friends (1998) and The devil’s jump, and the non-fiction titles City of shadows (2005) and Crooks like us (2009). In the early 2000s he worked as a part-time curator at the Justice & Police Museum in Sydney, where he curated the exhibitions Crimes of passion and City of shadows: inner city crime and mayhem, 1912–1948.


Wednesday 26 September 2012 6:30pm – 7pm

Interior designer Iain Halliday in conversation with arts broadcaster Fenella Kernebone

Iain Halliday is one of Australia’s most respected interior designers. He is a director of Burley Katon Halliday and was recently named the 2012 Belle/Coco Republic Designer of the Year.


Wednesday 3 October 2012 6:30pm – 7pm