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Coming ReCollection talk events (view Calendar)

From old favourites to hidden gems, discover the Gallery’s collection one artwork at a time in these lunchtime talks. Each week an artist, curator or conservator will explore an artwork of their choice, speaking from their area of expertise or a personal perspective.

ReCollection: Charles Blackman

Hear from assistant curator Hannah Hutchinson

Image: Charles Blackman Girl dreaming 1953 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales. Purchased 1978 © Charles Blackman. Licensed by Copyright Agency

Thursday 27 September 2018, 12pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

ReCollection: Anne Dangar

Hear from assistant curator Leanne Santoro

Image: Anne Dangar Plate c1934, Art Gallery of New South Wales

Thursday 4 October 2018, 12pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

ReCollection: Del Kathryn Barton

Hear from artist Rosell Flatley

Image: Del Kathryn Barton come of things 2010, Art Gallery of New South Wales © Del Kathryn Barton. Purchased with funds provided by the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales Contempo Group 2010

Thursday 18 October 2018, 12pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

ReCollection: Nalini Malani

Hear from exhibition project officer Katy Preston

Installation view of Nalini Malani’s in search of vanished blood 2012 in the exhibition Fearless

Thursday 25 October 2018, 12pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

ReCollection: Sano di Pietro

Hear from art historian Adam Bushby

Image: Sano di Pietro Madonna and Child with Saints Jerome, John the Baptist, Bernardino and Bartholomew 1450-1481 (detail). Gift of John Fairfax and Sons Ltd. to commemorate the 140th anniversary of the founding of the Sydney Morning Herald 1971.

Thursday 1 November 2018, 12pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

ReCollection: Dayanita Singh

Hear from exhibition designer Belqis Youssofzay

Image: Dayanita Singh Suitcase museum 2017-18 at the Art Gallery of NSW © Dayanita Singh

Thursday 8 November, 2018

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free