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until 25 Apr 2018

This dynamic and popular exhibition features a selection of outstanding student artworks developed for the artmaking component of the HSC examination in Visual Arts 2017.

Ewa Pachucka
Arcadia: landscape and bodies

until 29 Apr 2018

The rock forms, female figures and animals in this monumental work from the 1970s have been crocheted from natural and synthetic fibres.

21st Biennale of Sydney
Superposition: equilibrium and engagement

until 11 Jun 2018

The latest edition of this much-anticipated major contemporary art event examines the quantum mechanical theory of superposition by investigating how it might operate in the world today.

The lady and the unicorn

until 24 Jun 2018

A rare opportunity to experience the beauty, scale and intricacy of a masterpiece of medieval French art that has captivated viewers across the centuries.

Adrienne Doig
from the archive

Tue–Sat only until 30 Jun 2018

Research library and archive

Special hours

Inspired by The lady and the unicorn tapestry series, an Australian artist in Paris created unique tapestry works featuring Australian animals in European landscapes.


until Aug 2018

A display of contemporary abstract paintings from the Gallery’s collection, focusing on unconventional and experimental approaches to the age-old discipline of painting.

Brett Whiteley
pathways to figuration

Fri–Sun only until Oct 2018

Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills

Special hours

Rarely seen paintings and works on paper from his formative years chart Brett Whiteley’s journey to figuration through abstraction.

earthly pleasures and heavenly realms

until 2019

Now in its second stage, this exhibition presents moments of joy from the Gallery’s collection of Asian art from the first century to the present.