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Live music: Mariam Sawires

Contemporary soul and R&B

Image: Mariam Sawires. Photo by Yasmin Sateja

Wednesday 24 July 2019, 7.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

FOMArt: July 2019

Presented by the Youth Collective

Image: Malaika Green. Photo by wordinhand.

Saturday 27 July 2019, 12pm- 4.30pm

Free

Live music: Joy Yates and Dave MacRae

Original works mixed with jazz classics

Image: Joy Yates and Dave MacRae

Wednesday 31 July 2019, 7.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Audio-description tour: Archibald Prize 2019

For visitors who are blind or have low vision

Saturday 3 August 2019, 1pm

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

Late night laughs: In association with the Archibald Prize 2019

Featuring some of Australia’s funniest figures in the comedy world

Image: Adam Norton David Griggs, outta space (detail), Archibald Prize 2019 finalist

Wednesday's 17, 24, 31 July and 7 August 2019, 6.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Art and dementia: Archibald Prize 2019

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

Image: Loribelle Spirovski Meg and Amos (and Art) (detail), Archibald Prize 2019 finalist

Thursday 22 August 2019, 1.30pm

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

Auslan tour: Archibald Prize 2019

For visitors who are deaf or hard of hearing

Image: Angus McDonald Mariam Veiszadeh (detail), Archibald Prize 2019 finalist

Sunday 25 August 2019, 1.30pm

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

Tuesdays 28 May, 25 June, 30 July, 27 August 2019, 10am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Members lounge
Charges apply

Live music: George Washingmachine

Gypsy Jazz with George and his trio

Image: George Washingmachine

Wednesday's 7, 14, 21 and 28 August 2019, 7.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Japanese-language guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2019

한국어 안내 관람: 2019년도 아치볼드, 윈 그리고 술만 공모전들

Image: Jasper Knight Jason Phu (detail), Archibald Prize 2019 finalist

Saturdays 11am
3 August - 31 August 2019

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

Mandarin-language guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2019

普通話導覽:2019年阿契伯爾獎、溫尼獎和蘇曼獎

Image: Jasper Knight Jason Phu (detail), Archibald Prize 2019 finalist

Saturdays 1pm
11 May - 31 August 2019
except 29 June

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

FOMArt: August 2019

Presented by the Youth Collective

Image: Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran by Jacquie Manning.

Saturday 31 August 2019, 12.30 - 4pm

Free

Cantonese-language guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2019

粵語導覽:2019年阿契伯爾獎、溫尼獎和蘇曼獎

Image: Jasper Knight Jason Phu (detail), Archibald Prize 2019 finalist

Sundays 1pm
12 May - 1 September 2019
except 30 June

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

Korean-language guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2019

한국어 안내 관람: 2019년도 아치볼드, 윈 그리고 술만 공모전들

Image: Jasper Knight Jason Phu (detail), Archibald Prize 2019 finalist

Wednesdays 1pm
15 May - 4 September 2019

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

ANZ Blue express tour: Archibald Prize 2019

A half hour of highlights from the Archibald

Image: David Darcy Tjuparntarri – women’s business (detail), Archibald Prize 2019 finalist

Daily 1.30pm
11 May – 6 September 2019
except 29, 30 June

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

ANZ Blue guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2019

An hour of highlights from the exhibition

Image: David Darcy Tjuparntarri – women’s business (detail), Archibald Prize 2019 finalist

Daily 11.30am, 3pm
Wednesdays also 5.30pm
11 May – 6 September 2019
except 29, 30 June

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

Past events

The artist speaks: In conversation

Inspirations from Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prize winners and finalists

Image: Del Kathryn Barton

Sundays 11am
17, 24 March, 7, 14 April, 5 May 2019

Duration 1 hour
Charges apply

Archibald Preview Party 2019 BOOKED OUT

Be among the first in Sydney to see this much loved exhibition

Image: photo by Felicity Jenkins

Sunday 5 May 2019, 6pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Entrance court
Charges apply

The Masterclass workshop series: Wendy Sharpe BOOKED OUT

Advance your practice with an acclaimed artist

Image: Wendy Sharpe Self portrait as Diana of Erskineville 1996 (detail)

Sunday 12 May 2019, 10.30am

Duration 5 hours
Location: Function space
Charges apply

Teacher salon: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes and The essential Duchamp BOOKED OUT

Professional learning for primary and secondary teachers

Image: Marcel Duchamp Fountain 1950 (replica of 1917 original), Philadelphia Museum of Art: 125th Anniversary Acquisition, gift (by exchange) of Mrs Herbert Cameron Morris, 1998-74-1 © Association Marcel Duchamp/ADAGP. Copyright Agency, 2019

Wednesday 15 May 2019, 5pm

Duration 2 hours
Charges apply

Auslan tour: Archibald Prize 2019

For visitors who are deaf or hard of hearing

Wednesday 15 May 2019, 7.15pm

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

Free viewing for members

Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2019

Sunday 19 May 2019, 8am

Duration 9 hours
Location: Major exhibition gallery
Free

The Masterclass workshop series: Jonathan Dalton

Advance your practice with an acclaimed artist

Image: Jonathan Dalton Four lemons

Sunday 19 May 2019, 10.30am

Duration 5 hours
Location: Function space
Charges apply

Celebrity talks: Archibald Prize 2019

Hear from the prize winner and finalists

Image: Zan Rowe by Daniel Boud

Wednesday 15 & 22 May, 2019, 6.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Live music: The Morrisons

A unique blend of bluegrass, country, gospel and folk

Image: The Morrisons

Wednesday 15 & 22 May 2019, 7.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

FOMArt: May 2019

Presented by the Youth Collective

Image: Ultracrush

Saturday 25 May 2019, 12.30- 4pm

Free

Audio-description tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2019

For visitors who are blind or have low vision

Wednesday 5 June 2019, 1pm

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

Drop in and draw: Portraiture by Abdul Abdullah

Free artmaking activity for all ages

Wednesday 5 Jun 2019, 6-9pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Lower level 2
Free

Young Professionals: Meetup BOOKED OUT

Artists and cocktails

Image: photo by Kylie Whyte

Wednesday 5 June 2019, 6pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: 20th & 21st c Australian art
Charges apply

The Masterclass workshop series: Salvatore Zofrea CANCELLED

Advance your practice with an acclaimed artist

Image: courtesy of Salvatore Zofrea

Sunday 9 June 2019, 10.30am

Duration 5 hours
Location: Function space
Charges apply

Access workshop: Portraits in silhouette

Free artist-led experience for adults with specific needs

Wednesday 12 June 2019, 11am

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

Vivid Ideas

Presented in partnership with Vivid

Image: Omar Musa.

Wednesday's 29 May and 5 & 12 June, 2019, 6.30-7pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Vivid Music

Presented in partnership with Vivid

Image: Andrew Bukenya

Wednesdays 29 May, 5 & 12 June 2019, 7.30pm
*Okenyo will perform at 7.45pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

The Masterclass workshop series: Paul Newton

Advance your practice with an acclaimed artist

Image: Paul Newton Roy and HG

Sunday 16 June 2019, 10.30am

Duration 5 hours
Location: Function space
Charges apply

The Masterclass workshop series: Robert Malherbe

Advance your practice with an acclaimed artist

Image: Robert Malherbe Arcadia Road, Blackheath 2018 (detail)

Sunday 23 June 2019, 10.30am

Duration 5 hours
Location: Function space
Charges apply

Saturday 29 June 2019, 1.30pm

Duration 2 hours
Charges apply

FOMArt: June 2019

Presented by the Youth Collective

Image: Jason Phu

Saturday 29 June 2019, 12.30- 4.15pm

Free

ANZ customer weekend

Free entry to the Archibald Prize 2019 for ANZ cardholders

Image: Tessa Mackay Through the looking glass (detail), Archibald Prize 2019 finalist and Packing Room Prize winner

Saturday 29, Sunday 30 June 2019, 10am - 5pm

Duration 7 hours
Location: Ticketing and information desk

Drop in and make: ANZ customer weekend

Free artmaking activity for families

Image: Maya Butler de Castro, age 8, Grandma’s garden (detail), Young Archie 2019 finalist, 5-8 year olds

Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 June 2019
10am-4pm

Duration 6 hours
Location: Function space
Free

Young Professionals: Meetup BOOKED OUT

The Archibald Prize: In conversation

Image: photo by Penny Clay

Wednesday 3 July 2019, 6pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Function space
Charges apply

Children's access workshop: Face time

Free artmaking activity for children with specific needs and their families and carers

Image: Scarlett Li My mum and me (detail) Young Archie 2019 finalist

Wednesday 17 July 2019, 11am

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

Live music: ROSHANI

Blues classics and original songs

Image: ROSHANI

Wednesday 17 July 2019, 7.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

Drop in and make: Face time

Free artmaking activity for families

Monday to Friday 15-19 July
Sunday 21 July 2019
11am-3.30pm

Duration 4 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free