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David Stephenson
human landscapes

until 23 Jul 2017

One of the most important Australian photographers of his generation subverts traditional approaches to landscape photography and alters the way we look at the world and consider our place within it.

Works by artists associated with 1960s minimalism are displayed alongside contemporary works that question or expand upon the minimalist tradition.

O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith
making modernism

until 2 Oct 2017

Discover how these three renowned artists championed a new way of picturing the world as trailblazers of a shared modernist vision.

Sentient lands

until Oct 2017

Drawn from the Gallery’s collection, this exhibition considers the diversity of ancestors who inhabit and enliven country and the complex, ongoing attachments to country held by Aboriginal people.

Mervyn Bishop

until 8 Oct 2017

A celebration of a central figure in Australian photography and his contribution to art and photojournalism over half a century.

Passion and procession
art of the Philippines

until 12 Nov 2017

Installations, videos, sculptures and paintings celebrating the diverse and vibrant contemporary art of the Philippines.

Brett Whiteley
west of the divide

Fri–Sun only until 19 Nov 2017

Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills

Special hours

Showcases Brett Whiteley’s affinity with the land west of Sydney – encompassing Bathurst, Oberon, Sofala and beyond.

Victorian watercolours

until 3 Dec 2017

Over 80 magnificent but seldom-seen watercolours made between the 1830s and 1900 from the Gallery’s collection are presented in a Victorian-style display in the historic Grand Courts.

Glorious
earthly pleasures and heavenly realms

until 2018

Explore stories and sensations from across Asia, from human desires to the worlds of the gods, through works from the Gallery’s Asian collection.