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Update from the Gallery regarding COVID-19

The Art Gallery of New South Wales is open. We are observing strict physical distancing and hygiene measures to protect the health of visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Read the latest visit information, including hours

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Coming events

Young Members - The National 2021: New Australian Art tour BOOKED OUT

With exhibition curator Erin Vink

Image: Leyla Stevens Patiwangi (The death of fragrance) 2021 (detail). Courtesy of the artist © Leyla Stevens

Wednesday 21 April 2021, 6pm

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Charges apply

DJ sets: D-Grade

Soundscapes inspired by AEON†: TITAN ARUM

Image credit: Julia Harris

Wed 14, 21 & 28 April 2021

5.30-6.30pm & 7-7.30pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Cafe
Free

Audio-description tour: The National 2021

For visitors who are blind or have low vision

Image: Access group at the Art Gallery of New South Wales

Wednesday 12 May 2021, 1.30pm

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

Auslan tour: The National 2021

For visitors who are deaf or hard of hearing

Image: Auslan tour at the Art Gallery of New South Wales

Sunday 30 May 2021, 1.30pm

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

AEON†: TITAN ARUM BOOKED OUT

By Justin Shoulder

Photo: Justin Shoulder

Various Wednesdays throughout the exhibition period
See listing for details

Location: Lower level 2
Free, bookings required

Art and dementia: The National 2021

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

Thursday 17 June 2021, 11am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Free, bookings required

Rogue monologue

By Agatha Gothe-Snape with Andrew Burrell

Photo: Agatha Gothe-Snape

Saturday 19 June 2021, 2pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Domain Theatre
Free, bookings required

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art guided tour

An introduction to the collection by Indigenous staff

Image: Julie Gough Dark Valley, Van Diemen’s Land) 2008, Art Gallery of New South Wales © Julie Gough

Daily 11am

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Past events

Artist talks: The National 2021

Hear from the artists

Saturday 27 March 2021
See listing for details

Duration 20 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Baydham a Dhangal Sagul

A shark and dugong cultural performance by Alick Tipoti and family

Photo: Alick Tipoti

Saturday 27 March & Sunday 28 March, 1.30pm

Duration 20 minutes
Location: Entrance court

Artist talk: James Tylor

Hear from the artist

Image: James Tylor We Call This Place… Kaurna Yarta 2020, engraved daguerreotype and vinyl, installation dimensions variable. Courtesy the artist and Vivien Anderson Gallery, Narrm (Melbourne), © the artist, Photo: AGNSW, Felicity Jenkins.

Saturday 17 April 2021, 2pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Lower level 2
Free

Coffee Tour - The National 2021: New Australian Art BOOKED OUT

With exhibition curator Erin Vink

Abdullah MI Syed Currency of love 2016–20 (detail), pure pigment print on cotton rag, 24k gold leaf, decommissioned and uncirculated hand-cut bank note. Courtesy of the artist and Gallery Sally Dan Cuthbert, Sydney © Abdullah MI Syed Photo: Mahmood Ali Ahmed and Zainab Nasir

Tuesday 20 April 2021, 9.30am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Front of the Gallery
Charges apply