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En plein air painting

Workshop with artist Luke Sciberras

Image: John Russell Madame Sisley on the banks of the Loing at Moret 1887 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales

Sunday 30 September 2018, 9.30am

Duration 6 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Exhibition talks: John Russell

Short talks by experts

Image: John Russell In the morning, Alpes Maritimes from Antibes 1890–91 (detail) National Gallery of Australia, Canberra,

Wednesdays 5.30pm
19 September -10 October 2018

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery
Free with exhibition entry

Coffee tour: John Russell

For members and guests

Image: John Russell Peonies and head of a woman c1887 (detail) National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

Tuesday 21 August, 11 September, 30 October 2018, 10am
Thursday 11 October 2018, 10am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Art and dementia: John Russell

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

Image: John Russell Peonies and head of a woman c1887 (detail), National Gallery of Victoria

Thursday 8 November 2018, 1.30pm

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

Guided tour: John Russell

An introduction to highlights in the exhibition

Image: John Russell Mrs Russell among the flowers in the garden of Goulphar, Belle-Île 1907 (detail), Musée d’Orsay, Paris, held by the Musée de Morlaix, bequest of Mme Jouve 1948

Daily 12pm
21 July – 11 November 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery
Free with exhibition entry

John Russell audio experience

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the exhibition

Image: John Russell Mrs Russell among the flowers in the garden of Goulphar, Belle-Île 1907 (detail)

Daily 11am, 1pm
Wednesdays 7.15pm
30 July - 11 November 2018

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery
Free with exhibition entry

Past events

The ties that bind BOOKED OUT

Double lecture on John Russell and Vincent van Gogh

Image: John Russell Vincent van Gogh 1886 (detail), Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam (Vincent van Gogh Foundation)

Saturday 21 July 2018, 2pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

Free viewing for members

John Russell: Australia’s French Impressionist

Image: John Russell In the afternoon 1891

Sunday 22 July 2018, 5.15pm
Monday 23 July 2018, 2.30pm

Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery
Free, bookings required

Film screening: Night parrot stories

An ode to the loss of a bird banished in the darkness

Image: Night parrot stories

Sunday 29 July 2018, 11am

Duration 2 hours
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Free, bookings required

Teacher salon: John Russell and Dobell Australian Drawing Biennial

Professional learning for primary and secondary teachers

Image: John Russell Madame Sisley on the banks of the Loing at Moret 1887 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales

Wednesday 1 August 2018, 5pm

Duration 2 hours
Charges apply

Celebrity talks: John Russell

Australians in France

Image: John Russell Rough sea, Morestil c1900 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales

Wednesdays 6.30pm
25 July-8 August 2018

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Bus tour: Manly Art Gallery BOOKED OUT

View 'Belle Île: Euan Macleod and Luke Sciberras'

Image: Euan Macleod Needles 2017 (detail)

Wednesday 29 August 2018, 10am

Duration 5 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Ask A Curator Day

Have your questions answered by passionate experts

Wednesday 12 September 2018, 10am

Duration 4 hours

Drop in and make: Out of the blue

Free artmaking activity for families

11am-3.30pm
Sundays 5,19 August
and 2,16 September 2018

Duration 4 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Special lecture: John Russell, Tom Roberts and global Impressionism

With Elena Taylor

Image: John Russell In the afternoon 1891 (detail)

Thursday 20 September 2018, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Charges apply