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Coming Art After Hours events (view Calendar)

The Art Gallery of NSW is open late on Wednesdays for Art After Hours.

Admission is free, although charges may apply to some special exhibitions.

You can visit all the exhibitions and galleries as well as events including talks, films and music.

See also: Art After Hours weekly event calendar

Live music: FROYO

Summer evenings of synthpop

Image: Froyo

Wednesday 9 January 2019, 7.45pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Live music: leftprojects

Summer evenings of electronic-hip-hop

Image: leftproject.

Wednesday 16 January 2019, 7.45pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Live music: Milan Ring

Summer evenings of electronica

Image: Milan Ring

Wednesday 23 January 2019, 7.45pm

Duration 45 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Wednesdays 9, 16, 23 & 30 Jan 2019, 6.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Live music: Klue

Summer evenings of electronic-soul

Image: Klue

Wednesday 30 January 2019, 7.45pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Demonstration: Traditional Chinese calligraphy

Request a hand-written auspicious phrase to take home

Image: Art Gallery NSW

Wednesday 6 February 2019, 6pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Cafe foyer
Free

Performance: Lunar New Year lion dance

Traditional Chinese lion dance and drumming

Image: Sydney lion dance.

Wednesday 6 February 2019, 6pm

Duration 20 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Celebrity talks: Benjamin Law with Adam Liaw

On food, travel and art

Image: Adam Liaw

Wednesday 6 February 2019, 6.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Live music: Sophie Koh

Pop music inspired by Chinese poetry

Image: Sophie Koh

Wednesday 6 February 2019, 7.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Film series: Cosmic futures

Visionary Russian cinema

Image: Still from Stalker

7 November - 16 December 2018
9 January - 10 February 2019
See listing for details

Location: Domain Theatre
Free, bookings recommended

Celebrity talk: Wendy Whiteley

With exhibition curator Anne Ryan and author Lou Klepac

Image: Wendy Whiteley.

Wednesday 13 February 2019, 6.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Does modern art still matter?

Short talks by artists

Mike Parr Towards a Black Monochrome 2018

Wednesdays 5.30pm
6-20 February 2019

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery
Free with exhibition entry

Art Gallery Book Club

Bridge of Clay by Markus Zusak

Wednesday 6 February 2019, 6pm
Wednesday 20 February 2019, 6pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Study room
Charges apply

Live music: Frances Madden

A rising star of jazz and blues

Image: Frances Madden

Wednesdays 13 & 20 February 2019, 7.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free