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An evening with the Archibald BOOKED OUT

Celebrity, champagne and canapes

Image: Louise Hearman Barry (detail), Archibald Prize 2016 finalist

Sunday 10 July 2016, 6pm

Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Charges apply

Free viewing for members

Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016

Image: Alan Jones Pat (detail), Archibald Prize 2016 finalist

Sunday 17 July 2016, 5.15pm
Monday 18 July 2016, 10am

Location: Major exhibition gallery
Free

Teacher salon: Frida plus Archibald BOOKED OUT

Professional learning for primary and secondary teachers

Image: Frida Kahlo Diego on my mind (Self portrait as Tehuana) 1943 (detail), The Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection of Mexican Art © 2016 Banco de Mexico Diego Rivera Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico DF

Wednesday 20 July 2016, 5pm

Duration 2 hours
Free, bookings required

Celebrity talk: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016

Amanda Keller talks to the Archibald 2016 winner

Image: Amanda Keller. Photo courtesy Network Ten

Wednesday 20 July 2016, 6.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Jazz at the Gallery BOOKED OUT

James Morrison Quintet

Image: James Morrison

Sunday 24 July 2016, 7pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Entrance court
Charges apply

Live music: Sarah Belkner

Ear candy with emotional depth

Image: Sarah Belkner

Wednesday 20, 27 July 2016, 7.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Live music: Harvard Din & Tonics

A cappella with a twist

Image: Harvard Din & Tonics

Wednesday 3 August 2016, 7.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Coffee tour: Archibald Prize 2016 BOOKED OUT

For members and guests

Image: Natasha Bieniek Wendy Whiteley (detail), Archibald Prize 2016 finalist

Tuesday 26 July & Saturday 13 August 2016, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Community access tour and workshop: Archibald Prize 2016

For adults with specific needs

Image: Nick Stathopoulos Deng (detail), Archibald Prize 201 finalist

Wednesday 24 August 2016, 11am

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

Auslan tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016

For deaf and hearing-impaired visitors with a Deaf presenter

Image: Lucy Culliton Lucy and fans (detail), Archibald Prize 2016 finalist

Wed 10 August 2016, 7.15pm (45 minutes)
Sun 28 August 2016, 1.30pm (1 hour)

Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Auslan-interpreted talk: Portraits and personal identity

For deaf and hearing-impaired visitors

Image: Grace Crowley Portrait of Lucie Beynis 1929 (detail) © Reproduced with permission of Grace Crowley Estate

Sunday 28 August 2016, 1.30pm

Duration 45 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Archibald 2016 lunch BOOKED OUT

At the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth

Image: Belynda Henry Louise Olsen, a beautiful summary (detail), Archibald Prize 2016 finalist

Wednesday 31 August 2016, 12pm

Duration 2 hours
Charges apply

Free entry to the Archibald Prize 2016 for ANZ cardholders

ANZ customer days

Image: Natasha Walsh Self-portrait (detail), Archibald Prize 2016 finalist

Saturday 10, Sunday 11 September 2016, 10am - 5pm

Duration 7 hours
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Live music: Arabesk

International sounds moulded into a unique style

Image: Arabesk

Wednesdays 7.30pm
7, 14 September 2016

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Audio-description tour: Archibald Prize 2016

For blind and vision-impaired visitors

Image: Rosemary Valadon The Scribbler (Luke Sciberras) (detail), Archibald Prize 2016 finalist

Wednesday 27 July 2016, 2pm
Thursday 25 August 2016, 1pm
Friday 23 September 2016, 1pm

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

Face off BOOKED OUT

Portrait drawing with Mike Barnard

Image: courtesy Mike Barnard

Sunday 24 July 2016, 1pm
Sunday 25 September 2016, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Members lounge
Charges apply

Mandarin-language guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016

普通話導覽:2016年阿契伯爾獎、溫尼獎和蘇曼獎

Image: Kate Beynon Claudia, Spartacus and the robots (detail), Archibald Prize 2016 finalist

Saturdays and Sundays 2pm
16 July - 25 September 2016

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

Korean-language guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016

An hour of highlights from the 2016 exhibition

Image: Kate Beynon Claudia, Spartacus and the robots (detail), Archibald Prize 2016 finalist

Wednesdays 11am
27 July – 5 October 2016

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

Late night laughs 2016

Featuring some of Australia’s funniest comedians

Image: Matt Okine

Wednesdays 6.30pm
7, 14, 28 September, 5 October 2016

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

ANZ Blue express tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016

A half hour of highlights from the exhibition

Image: Michael McWilliams The usurpers (self-portrait) (detail), Archibald Prize 2016 finalist

Monday-Friday 12.30pm
Saturday-Sunday 1pm
16 July – 9 October 2016

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Major exhibition gallery
Free with exhibition entry

Cantonese-language guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016

粵語導覽:2016年阿契伯爾獎、溫尼獎和蘇曼獎

Image: Kate Beynon Claudia, Spartacus and the robots (detail), Archibald Prize 2016 finalist

Sundays 2pm
17 July - 9 October 2016

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

ANZ Blue guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2016

An hour of highlights from the exhibition

Image: Kate Beynon Claudia, Spartacus and the robots (detail), Archibald Prize 2016 finalist

Monday-Friday 1.30pm, 3pm
Wednesday 5.30pm, 7.15pm
Saturday-Sunday 11am, 3pm
16 July – 9 October 2016

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

Film series: Me, myself and I

Explores the deceptive nature of appearances

Image: Still from North by northwest

Wednesdays and Sundays
27 July - 16 October 2016
See listing for times

Location: Domain Theatre
Free