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Performance lecture: Padma Menon

Exploring Indian classical dance and Hindu-Buddhist sculpture

Image: Padma Menon. Photo by Geoffrey Dunn.

Wednesday 2 October 2019, 6.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court

Tours for Tots: Scissors, paper, rock

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Tuesday 29, Thursday 31 October 2019
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk

Past events

ReCollection: Shakyamuni Buddha

Hear from curator of Asian art Matt Cox

Image: Unknown artist Shakyamuni Buddha early 20th century (detail). Gift of Amber Johnston in memory of her father, Glen Johnston 2012. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program.

Thursday 13 June 2019, 12pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Art and dementia: Walking with gods

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

Image: Unknown artist, Tibet Kalachakra and Vishvamata 14th century (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales

Thursday 18 July 2019, 11am

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

Drop in and make: Set in stone

Free artmaking activity for families

Sundays 1, 15 September 2019
11am-3.30pm

Duration 4 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Invoking the divine

Figures in Asian art

Image: Padmapani circa 13th century (detail) Art Gallery of New South Wales. Purchased with funds from the Art Gallery of NSW Foundation, the Art Gallery Society of NSW Collection Circle, the Asian Benefactors’ Fund and with the assistance of Sam & Sue Chisholm, Neilson Foundation, Geoff & Vicki Ainsworth, Maurice Cashmere, Clitheroe Foundation, Rowena Danziger AM & Ken Coles AM, Sandra Forbes & Robert Farrar, Brian France AM & Philippa France, Roslyn & Alex Hunyor, Ann & Warwick Johnson, Mary Eugene Tancred, Ray Wilson OAM in memory of James Agapitos OAM 2010.

Saturdays 7, 14, 21 September 2019, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Charges apply