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Update from the Gallery regarding COVID-19

In line with decisions made by the National Cabinet as communicated by the NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, the Art Gallery of New South Wales has closed to the public until further notice to help protect the health of all visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in the State. More information

Member events

With more than 400 events during the year, from lectures, talks and tours to workshops, concerts and parties – there’s something for everyone.

Bookings are required for most events, and can be made online, by phone or in person.

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

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Workshop: Funky felting CANCELLED

With Denise Lithgow

Image: courtesy Denise Lithgow

Sunday 5 April 2020, 10.30am

Duration 5 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Members lounge
Charges apply

Drawing from the figure 2020 CANCELLED

With Siena White

Image: Photo by Felicity Jenkins

Various Wednesdays 6.30pm
See listing for details

Duration 2 hours
Charges apply

Wednesday 8 April 2020, 7.15pm

Duration 1 hour

Tuesday 21 April or Wednesday 22 April 2020, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Members lounge
Charges apply

Wednesday 22 April 2020, 6pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Members lounge
Free, bookings required

Armchair travel: Turkey CANCELLED

With Jane Hutcheon

Image: Cappadocia, Turkey

Thursday 23 April 2020, 10.30am

Duration 1 hour
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Charges apply

The travel sketchbook CANCELLED

With Sheila Posner

Image: courtesy Sheila Posner

Sunday 26 April 2020, 10.30am or 2pm

Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Members lounge
Charges apply

Dressed to kill: When art and fashion collide CANCELLED

With Peter McNeil

Image: Robe hommage à Piet Mondrian © Musée Yves Saint Laurent Paris. Photo: Alexandre Guirkinger

Various Fridays or Saturdays 10.30am
3 April to 23 May 2020
See listing for details

Duration 2 hours
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

Collecting 101

A beginner’s guide to collecting contemporary art

Image: photo by Zan Wimberley

Saturdays 14 March, 18 April & 23 May 2020, 1.30pm

Duration 2 hours
Charges apply

Art essentials 2020

With Brenda Tye

Various Sundays in 2020, 10.30am
See listing for details

Duration 5 hours
Location: Members lounge
Charges apply

Resonate 2020

Concert series

Image: Bandaluzia

Various dates in 2020, 6.30pm
See listing for details

Charges apply

Art Appreciation 2020

Love, sex and death: The constant companions of art

Image: Richard Larter Five in a row show 1969 (detail) synthetic polymer paint on five composition board panels, 244 × 610 cm. Art Gallery of New South Wales. Gift of Frank Watters 2018. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program © Richard Larter. Licensed by Copyright Agency.

Various Wednesdays 6pm or Thursdays 1pm
29 January – 19 November 2020
See listing for details

Duration 1 hour
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

Absolute beginners 2020

Monthly workshops

Various Fridays and Saturdays in 2020, 1pm
See listing for details

Duration 3 hours
Location: Members lounge
Charges apply

Gallery Express 2020

A bus tour of selected commercial galleries

Various Wednesdays in 2020
See listing for details

Duration 3 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Front of the Gallery
Charges apply

Art Club 2020

For children aged 9–13

Various Sundays 10.30am, 1pm, 3pm
See listing for details

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Members lounge
Charges apply

Kids Club 2020

For children aged 5–8

Various Sundays 10.30am, 1pm, 3pm
See listing for details

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Members lounge
Charges apply

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