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FOMArt: May 2019

Presented by the Youth Collective

Image: Ultracrush

Saturday 25 May 2019, 12.30- 4pm

Free

Auslan tour: Understanding Duchamp

For visitors who are deaf or hard of hearing

Image: Marcel Duchamp Bottlerack 1961 (replica of 1914 original) Philadelphia Museum of Art, gift of Jacqueline, Paul, and Peter Matisse in memory of their mother, Alexina Duchamp,1998-4-23. © Association Marcel Duchamp/ADAGP. Copyright Agency, 2018

Sunday 26 May 2019, 1.30pm

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

Korean-language guided tour: The essential Duchamp

한국어 안내 관람: 전시 듀샹의 본질

Image: Marcel Duchamp Bicycle wheel 1964 (replica of 1913 original), Philadelphia Museum of Art, gift of Galleria Schwarz d’Arte, Milan, 1964-175-1 © Association Marcel Duchamp/ADAGP. Copyright Agency, 2019

Wednesdays 11am
8 May - 26 June 2019

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

Duchamp’s playground

Co-presented with Concrete Playground

Image: Carlo Ritchie

Wednesday's 19, 26 June & 3 July 2019, 6-8pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Entrance court
Free

Coffee tour: The essential Duchamp

For members and guests

Image: Marcel Duchamp Hat rack 1964 (replica of 1917 original) National Gallery of Australia, Canberra © Association Marcel Duchamp/ADAGP. Copyright Agency, 2018

Tuesdays 7 May, 4 June, 2 July, 6 August 2019, 10am

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

Guided tour: The essential Duchamp

An introduction to highlights in the exhibition

Image: Marcel Duchamp Bicycle wheel 1964 (replica of 1913 original), Philadelphia Museum of Art, gift of Galleria Schwarz d’Arte, Milan, 1964-175-1 © Association Marcel Duchamp/ADAGP. Copyright Agency, 2019

Daily 2pm
7.15pm Wednesdays
27 April–11 August 2019

Duration 1 hour
Location: Contemporary galleries
Free with exhibition entry

Past events

Given: Marcel Duchamp

The artist, his work and his legacy

Image: Matthew Affron

Saturday 27 April 2019, 2pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

FOMArt: April 2019

Presented by the Youth Collective

Saturday 27 April 2019, 12.30- 3.45pm

Free

Free viewing for members

The essential Duchamp

Image: Marcel Duchamp Bicycle wheel 1964 (replica of 1913 original) Philadelphia Museum of Art, gift of Galleria Schwarz d’Arte, Milan, 1964-175-1 © Association Marcel Duchamp/ADAGP. Copyright Agency, 2019

Sunday 28 April 2019, 9am

Duration 8 hours
Location: Contemporary galleries
Free

Punch lines: poets play Duchamp

Part of the Sydney Writers' Festival 2019

Image: Marcel Duchamp Bottlerack 1961 (replica of 1914 original) Philadelphia Museum of Art, gift of Jacqueline, Paul, and Peter Matisse in memory of their mother, Alexina Duchamp,1998-4-23. © Association Marcel Duchamp/ADAGP. Copyright Agency, 2018

Performance: Wednesday 1 May 2019, 6pm
Poems on display in exhibition: 27 April - 5 May 2019

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court

Film screening: The good looker

A film about the life and work of Joy Hester

Image: The good looker

Sunday 5 May 2019, 11am

Duration 2 hours
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Free, bookings required

Celebrity talk: Artists and their alter egos

With Liam Benson, Radha La Bia and Betty Grumble, moderated by Yumi Stynes

Image: Yumi Stynes

Wednesday 8 May 2019, 6.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Live music: Lachy Hamilton

Image: Lachy Hamilton

Wednesday 1 & 8 May 2019, 7.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Entrance court
Free

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

Drop in and make: Ready, steady, go

Free artmaking activity for families

Sundays 5, 19 May 2019
11am-3.30pm

Duration 4 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

ReCollection: Rosalie Gascoigne

Hear from Sydney Modern project exhibitions and commissions project officer Phoebe Rathmell

Image: Rosalie Gascoigne Metropolis 1999 (detail) Art Gallery of New South Wales. © Rosalie Gascoigne. Licensed by Copyright Agency.

Thursday 23 May 2019, 12pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free