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Drop in and make: Colour, pattern, rhythm and shape

Free artmaking activity for families

Mondays-Fridays 7-25 January 2019
11am-3.30pm

Duration 4 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Wednesday 30 January 2019, 6pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Workshop: Custom leather-bound artist’s journal

An introduction to bookbinding

Friday 1 February 2019, 10.30am

Duration 5 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Drop in and draw: February 2019

Free artmaking activity for all ages

Saturday 2 February 2019, 11am

Duration 2 hours
Location: 19th c European art

The travel sketchbook BOOKED OUT

With Sheila Posner

Image: courtesy Sheila Posner

Sunday 3 February 2019, 10.30am & 2pm

Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Access workshop: Heaven and earth in Chinese art

Free artist-led experience for adults with specific needs

Image: Ming dynasty 1368–1644,Portrait of the Hongzi emperor. National Palace Museum, Taipei

Wednesday 6 February 2019, 11am

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

Traditional Chinese calligraphy demonstration

Ask for a handwritten auspicious phrase to take home

Wednesday 6 February 2019, 6pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Cafe foyer
Free

Art in Mind: modern art and music BOOKED OUT

Exploring sensation and perception through mindfulness

Image: Paul Cézanne Fruit 1879-80 (detail). The State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg.

Wednesday 6 February 2019, 6pm
Saturday 9 February 2019, 9am

Traditional Chinese tea ceremony

With live Chinese music

Saturday 9 February 2019, 11am - 1pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Entrance court
Free

Drop in and make: Paper pigs

Free artmaking activity for families

Sundays 3, 10 February 2019
11am - 3.30pm

Duration 4 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Traditional Chinese calligraphy workshop

Drop by and learn from master calligraphers

Sunday 10 February 2019, 1-3pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Function space
Free

Art and dementia: Masters of modern art from the Hermitage

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

Image: Camille Pissarro Boulevard Montmartre in Paris 1897 (detail), The State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg

Friday 7 December 2018, 1.30pm
Wednesday 13 February 2019, 1.30pm

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

Drawing from sculpture 2019

With Siena White

Various Wednesdays 6.30pm
See listing for details

Duration 2 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Access workshop: Masters of modern art from the Hermitage

Free artist-led experience for adults with specific needs

Tuesday 4 December 2018, 11am
Thursday 14 February 2019, 11am

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

Drawing Picasso

Get intimate with a masterpiece

Saturday 2 February 2019, 8.45am
Saturday 16 February 2019, 8.45am

Duration 1 hour, 15 minutes
Location: Major exhibition gallery
Charges apply

Workshop: Custom leather-bound artist’s journal

For Intermediate level bookbinders

Sunday 17 February 2019, 10.30am

Duration 5 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Art and dementia: Heaven and earth in Chinese art

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

Thursday 21 February 2019, 11am

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

Tours for Tots: Awesome animals

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Tuesday 26, Thursday 28 February 2019
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk

Drop in and draw: March 2019

Free artmaking activity for all ages

Saturday 2 March 2019, 11am

Duration 2 hours
Location: Lower level 1

Peter Griffen weekend studio workshop

At the artists studio

Image: Peter Griffen studio

Friday 8 March 2019, 11am - 1pm
Saturday 9 - Sunday 10 March 2019, 10am - 4pm

Charges apply

Workshop: Drawing the landscape

With Juliet Holmes a Court

Image: courtesy Juliet Holmes a Court

Sunday 17 March 2019, 10.30am

Duration 5 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Art and dementia: Chinese bible

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

Thursday 21 March 2019, 11am

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

Tours for Tots: Majestic mountains

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Tuesday 26, Thursday 28 March 2019
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk

Drop in and make: Dynamic drawing

Free artmaking activity for families

Sundays 3, 17 March and 7 April 2019
11am-3.30pm

Duration 4 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Drop in and make: Heavenly treasures

Free artmaking activity for families

Sunday 21 April 2019, 11am-3.30pm
Monday-Friday 22–26 April 2019, 11am–3.30pm

Duration 4 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Tours for Tots: Colourful contemporary

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Tuesday 28, Thursday 30 May 2019
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk

Art in mind 2019

A mindful art-viewing experience

Alternating Fridays and Saturdays in 2019, 8.30am

Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Tours for Tots: Constructed cities

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Tuesday 25, Thursday 27 June 2019
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk

Absolute beginners 2019

Monthly workshops

Various Fridays and Saturdays in 2019, 1pm
See listing for details

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Art essentials 2019

Monthly classes workshops

Various Saturdays in 2019, 10.30am
See listing for details

Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Life drawing 2019

Six-week workshop at the Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills

Saturdays 10.30am - 12.30pm
Term 1: 16 February - 23 March 2019
Term 2: 8 June - 13 July 2019
Term 3: 10 August - 14 September 2019
Term 4: 2 November - 7 December 2019

Duration 2 hours
Location: Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills
Charges apply

Follow the curve 2019

Six-week drawing workshop at the Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills

Image: Brett Whiteley Studio with Whiteley’s Alchemy 1972-73 © Wendy Whiteley

Saturdays 1.30-3.30pm
Term 1: 16 February - 23 March 2019
Term 2: 8 June - 13 July 2019
Term 3: 10 August - 14 September 2019
Term 4: 2 November - 7 December 2019

Duration 2 hours
Location: Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills
Charges apply

Art Club 2019

For children aged 9–13

Various Saturdays and Sundays in 2019
10.30am, 1pm and 3pm
See listing for details

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Kids Club 2019

For children aged 5–8

Various Saturdays and Sundays in 2019
10.30am, 1pm, 3pm
See listing for details

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply