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Art and dementia: Unpainting

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

Thursday 21 June 2018, 11am

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

Tours for tots: Round and round the garden

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Tuesday 26, Thursday 28 June 2018
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

FOMArt: June

Presented by the Youth Collective

Image: FOMArt participants. Photograph: Diego Esquivel

Saturday 30 June 2018, 1- 4pm

Free

ANZ customer weekend: Drop in and make

Free artmaking activity for families

Image: Marina Finlay Peter, Coco and Susan O’Doherty (detail), Archibald Prize 2018 finalist

Saturday 30 June, Sunday 1 July 2018, 10am-4pm

Duration 6 hours
Location: Entrance court
Free

The travel sketchbook BOOKED OUT

With Sheila Posner

Image: Detail from Sheila Posner sketchbook

Sunday 1 July 2018, 10.30am, 2pm

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

Drop in and draw: July

Free artmaking activity for all ages

Saturday 7 July 2018, 11am - 1pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Grand Courts
Free

Family workshop: Fun portrait tea towel

School holiday activity for children aged 5-8

Monday 9 July 2018, 10.30am

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

Workshop: Working in watercolour

With Andrew Antoniou

Saturday 14 July 2018, 10.30am

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

Drop in and make: Fabulous flip books

Free artmaking activity for families

11am-1.30pm
Saturdays 7, 14 July 2018

Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Domain Theatre foyer
Free

Sunday 15 July 2018, 10.30am

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

Drop in and make: Celebrate NAIDOC week

Free artmaking activity for families

11am-3.30pm
Monday-Friday 9-13 July 2018
Sunday 15 July 2018

Duration 4 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Art and dementia: Playback

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

Thursday 19 July 2018, 11am

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

Drop in and make: Faces, places and spaces

Free artmaking activity for families

Image: Marina Finlay Peter, Coco and Susan O’Doherty (detail), Archibald Prize 2018 finalist

11am-3.30pm
Sundays 3, 17 June 2018
Monday-Friday 16-20 July 2018

Duration 4 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Wednesday 25 July 2018, 1pm

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

FOMArt: July

Presented by the Youth Collective

Saturday 28 July 2018, 1-4pm

Duration 3 hours
Free

Tours for tots: Shapes and shadows

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Thursday 26, Tuesday 31 July 2018
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Access tour and workshop: Portraits and The Archibald Prize

Free artist-led experience for adults with specific needs

Tuesday 10 July 2018, 11am
Thursday 9 August 2018, 11am

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

Saturday 11 August 2018, 10.30am

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

Funky felting workshop

With Denise Lithgow

Image: courtesy Denise Lithgow

Saturday 12 May, Sunday 19 August 2018, 10.30am

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

Introduction to the art of Chinese calligraphy

With Xueyi Bai

Image: courtesy Xueyi Bai

Thursdays 2, 9, 16, 23 August 2018, 10am

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

Art and dementia: The Archibald Prize 2018

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

Image: Marc Etherington Me and Granny (detail), Archibald Prize 2018 finalist

Thursday 23 August 2018, 1.30pm

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

FOMArt: August

Presented by the Youth Collective

Saturday 25 August 2018, 1-4pm

Duration 3 hours
Free

Tours for Tots: Make it shake

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Tuesday 28, Thursday 30 August 2018
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Drop in and make: Out of the blue

Free artmaking activity for families

11am-3.30pm
Sundays 5,19 August
and 2 September 2018

Duration 4 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Drawing workshop: The Portrait

With Margaret Ackland

Sundays 22 July, 9 September 2018, 10.30am

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

Drawing fundamentals

With Christine Simpson

Wednesdays 5 to 26 September 2018, 1pm

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

Tours for Tots: Splish splash

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Tuesday 25, Thursday 27 September 2018
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Drawing from the figure

With Siena White

Various Wednesdays 6.30pm
14 March - 17 October 2018
See listing for details

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

Teenage Art Club

For ages 13+

Various Sundays in 2018
10.30am

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

Tours for Tots: Paper play

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Thursday 25, Tuesday 30 October 2018
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Drawing from sculpture

With Siena White

Various Wednesdays 6.30pm
17 January - 14 November 2018
See listing for details

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

Absolute beginners 2018

Monthly classes with Brenda Tye

Various Fridays and Saturdays in 2018, 1pm
See listing for details

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

Art essentials 2018

Monthly classes with Brenda Tye

Various Saturdays in 2018, 10.30am
See listing for details

Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Tours for Tots: Colour it

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Tuesday 27, Thursday 29 November 2018
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Life drawing 2018

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

Saturdays 10.30am - 12.30pm
Term 1: 10 February - 17 March 2018 BOOKED OUT
Term 2: 12 May - 16 June 2018 BOOKED OUT
Term 3: 4 August - 8 September 2018 BOOKED OUT
Term 4: 27 October - 1 December 2018

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

Follow the curve 2018

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: 10 February - 17 March 2018 BOOKED OUT
Term 2: 12 May - 16 June 2018 BOOKED OUT
Term 3: 4 August - 8 September 2018
Term 4: 27 October - 1 December 2018

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

Lightbox flowers

Free activity for all ages during Gallery opening hours

Image: Bundi School Vasant ragini c1770 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales

Daily during Gallery opening hours
from 19 December 2017

Location: Lower Asian gallery
Free