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Yōkai origami workshop

Presented by the Youth Collective

Origami workshop with Midori Furze

Wednesday 19 February 2020, 6pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Entrance court
Free

Supernatural stories with Improv Theatre Sydney

Presented by the Youth Collective

Improv Theatre Sydney

Wednesday 19 February 2020, 6.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Taking tea: the art of Chado BOOKED OUT

Experience an intimate Japanese tea ceremony

Image: Photo by Diana Panuccio, Art Gallery NSW 2018

Saturdays 15 & 22 February 2020, 2pm & 3pm

Duration 45 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk

Auslan tour: Japan supernatural

For visitors who are deaf or hard of hearing

Image: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi The lucky tea kettle of Morin Temple (Morinji no bunbuku chagama) from the series New forms of thirty-six ghosts (Shingata sanjūrokkaisen) 1892 (detail), woodblock print; ink and colour on paper, 36 × 25 cm, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Asian Art Benefactors Melbourne visit 2018
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Sunday 23 February 2020, 1.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Coffee Tour: Japan Supernatural BOOKED OUT

For members and guests

Image: Utagawa Kunisada(Toyokuni III) Nakamura Utaemon IV as the ghost of Iga Shikibunojō Mitsumune with Iga no Kotarō Asayuki 1852 (detail) woodblock print; ink and colour on paper 35.5 × 23.5 cm Art Gallery of New South Wales, Yasuko Myer Bequest Fund 2019

Tuesdays 12 November and 3 December 2019 and 25 February 2020, 10am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Members lounge
Charges apply

Art and dementia: Japan supernatural

Discussion and artmaking for people living with dementia and their care partners

Thursday 27 February 2020, 1.30pm

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Access workshop: Japan supernatural

Free artist-led experience for adults with specific needs

Wednesday 4 March 2020, 11am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free, bookings required

Becoming yōkai: images and folktales of ubume

With professor Manami Yasui

Image: Ubume (detail) from the Illustrated book of monsters (Kaibutsu ehon) 1881. The collection of the International Research Center for Japanese Studies in Kyoto, Japan.

Wednesday 4 March, 6pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Centenary Auditorium

Japanese-language guided tour: Japan supernatural

日本語ガイドツアー ジャパン スーパーナチュラル

Image: Katsushika Hokusai The mansion of plates (Sarayashiki) from the series One hundred ghost stories (Hyaku monogatari c1831–32 (detail), Minneapolis Institute of Art. Photo: Minneapolis Institute of Art

Saturdays 11am
2 November 2019 - 29 February 2020

Duration 1 hour
Location: Major exhibition gallery
Free with exhibition entry

Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 March 2020, 10.30am

Duration 5 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Members lounge
Charges apply

Guided tour: Japan supernatural

An introduction to highlights in the exhibition

Image: Katsushika Hokusai The mansion of plates (Sarayashiki) from the series One hundred ghost stories (Hyaku monogatari c1831–32 (detail), Minneapolis Institute of Art. Photo: Minneapolis Institute of Art

Daily 11.30am, 2pm
2 November 2019 – 6 March 2020
Wednesdays 7.15pm
Except 18 December, 1 January
Gallery closed 25 December

Duration 1 hour
Location: Major exhibition gallery
Free with exhibition entry

Japanese Decorative Arts

Exquisite lacquerware, ceramics and fabrics

Image: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 – 1868 Furisode uchikake (long-sleeve overcoat) with design of plum and cherry blossoms, peonies, chrysanthemums and wisteria on red figured silk satin ('rinzu’) 19th century Art Gallery of New South Wales. Asian Collection Benefactors’ Fund 2014.

Fridays 28 February to 13 March 2020, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply