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Drop in and make: Sculptural shapes and fantastic forms

Free artmaking activity for families

Image: Mikala Dwyer Square cloud compound 2010, installation detail at Art Gallery of New South Wales. Collection of Museum Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney © Mikala Dwyer

Sundays 11am – 4pm
3, 17 September 2017

Duration 5 hours
Location: Entrance court
Free

Sydney Students Speak 2017

Explore different artworks around the Gallery each week

Image: Kate Ahern from Sydney Students Speak 2016 with Angolo Bronzino’s Cosimo I de’ Medici in armour c1545

Wednesdays 5.30pm
20, 27 September & 4 October 2017

Duration 45 minutes
Location: Contemporary galleries
Free

ReCollection: Mikala Dwyer

Hear from community program producer Jonathan Wilson

Image: Mikala Dwyer The letterbox Marys 2015-17, installation detail at the Art Gallery of New South Wales © Mikala Dwyer

Thursday 5 October 2017, 12pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Access tour and workshop: Playful forms CANCELLED

Free artist-led experience for adults with specific needs

Image: Mikala Dwyer Square cloud compound 2010, installation detail at Art Gallery of New South Wales. Collection of Museum Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney © Mikala Dwyer

Wednesday 11 October 2017, 11am

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

Art and dementia: Playful possibilities

Discussion and artmaking for people living with dementia

Image: Mikala Dwyer The letterbox Marys 2015-17, installation detail at the Art Gallery of New South Wales © Mikala Dwyer

Thursday 16 November 2017, 10.30am

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

Panel discussion: What works? Emerging artists living with disability

Artists reflect on their experiences in the Emerge Program

Image: Mikala Dwyer Square cloud compound 2010, installation detail at Art Gallery of New South Wales. Collection of Museum Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney © Mikala Dwyer

Wednesday 6 December 2017, 6pm

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Lower level 2
Free

Razzle Dazzle Orchestra

Performances by Club Weld musicians

Image: Jarrah in front of Roy de Maistre’s Rhythmic composition in yellow green minor 1919. Artwork © Caroline de Mestre Walker. Photo: Victoria Harbutt

Tuesday 12 December 2017, 10.30am

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

Performances: A shape of thought

Artists respond to Mikala Dwyer's work

Image: Mikala Dwyer The Divisions and the Subtractions 2017, installation detail at the Art Gallery of New South Wales © Mikala Dwyer

Saturday 20 January 2018, 1pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Contemporary galleries
Free

Exhibition talk: Mikala Dwyer

Hear from the artist and curator

Image: Mikala Dwyer The letterbox Marys 2015-17, installation detail at the Art Gallery of New South Wales © Mikala Dwyer

Wednesday 24 January 2018, 5.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Contemporary galleries
Free