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Member events

With more than 400 events during the year, there’s something for everyone.

Some events are exclusive to members; for others, members pay a discounted price.

Bookings are required for most events, and can be made online or by phone, mail or in person.
Note: Tickets will not be held without prepayment.

Select an event to see details, including prices and booking details.

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Workshop: Printmaking

With Andrew Totman

Image: Andrew Totman Daylight 2017 (detail)

Sunday 18 November 2018, 10.30am

Duration 5 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Art appreciation lecture series 2018

The hidden language of art: symbol and allusion

Image: Francois Boucher The Rape of Europa c1732–34 (detail) oil on canvas, Wallace Collection, London, UK / Bridgeman Images

Various Wednesdays 6pm and Thursdays, 1pm
31 January - 15 November 2018
See listing for details

Duration 1 hour
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

Art essentials 2018

Monthly classes with Brenda Tye

Various Saturdays in 2018, 10.30am
See listing for details

Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Russia: collectors, art and music of the early 20th century

The emergence of the Russian avant-garde

Image: The Winter Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Saturdays 20 October, 3 and 24 November 2018, 10.30am

Duration 2 hours
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

Saturday 24 November 2018, 1pm

Duration 2 hours
Charges apply

Special lecture: George W Lambert’s 'The Mask'

With Dr Anna Gray

Image: George Lambert recto: Sketch for 'The mask’ verso: unfinished male portrait circa 1911 (detail)

Wednesday 28 November 2018, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Charges apply

Special event: The art of Tuckson

Lunch and book launch

Image: photo by Christopher Snee

Friday 30 November 2018, 12.15pm

Duration 2 hours, 45 minutes
Location: Function space
Charges apply

Family workshop: An origami Christmas

With Michael Clonaris

Image: courtesy Michael Clonaris

Sunday 2 December 2018, 10.30am

Duration 2 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Gallery Express 2018

A bus tour of selected commercial galleries

Various Wednesdays in 2018
See listing for details

Duration 3 hours
Location: Front of the Gallery
Charges apply

Young Members: Meetup

Art and conversations

Image: photo by Sherie Anderson

Wednesday 5 December 2018, 6pm

Duration 2 hours, 15 minutes
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Free, bookings required

Member double discount days

For Gallery members only

Wednesday 5 December 2018, 10am – 9pm
Saturday 8 December 2018, 10am – 4.45pm

Duration 11 hours
Location: Gallery Shop

Art Club 2018

For children aged 9–13

Various Saturdays and Sundays in 2018
10.30am, 1pm and 3pm
See listing for details

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

Kids Club 2018

For children aged 5–8

Various Saturdays and Sundays in 2018
10.30am, 1pm, 3pm
See listing for details

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

Coffee tour: Masters of modern art from the Hermitage BOOKED OUT

For members and guests

Image: Paul Cézanne Fruit 1879—1880 (detail) The State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg

Tuesday 13 November 2018 & 22 January 2019 10am
Thursday 6 December 2018 & 14 February 2019, 10am

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

Resonate 2019

Concert series

Various dates in 2019, 6.30pm
See listing for details

Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes
Charges apply

Art appreciation lecture series 2019

Being Human: The figure in art

Image: Charles Meere Australian beach pattern 1940 (detail) © Charles Meere Estate/Copyright Agency 2018

Various Wednesdays 6pm and Thursdays, 1pm
30 January - 14 November 2019
See listing for details

Duration 1 hour
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

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