Art After Hours: 20 February
Frances Madden performs jazz and blues
Brett Whiteley is the first Australian artist to have an opera dedicated to his life. Get a special insight into this new work with Opera Australia’s artistic director Lyndon Terracini and arts editor of the The Australian. Elsewhere in the Gallery, artist Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran talks modern art and if it still matters. And finally, be swept away by Frances Madden’s soulful performance of jazz and blues.
20 February 2019
Contemporary express tour
A half-hour introduction to contemporary art highlights in the Gallery
Duration 30 minutes. Ticketing and information desk. Free
6.30pm: ART AFTER HOURS CELEBRITY TALK
Celebrity talk: Whiteley the Opera
With Opera Australia artistic director Lyndon Terracini and arts editor of the 'The Australian' Ashleigh Wilson
Duration 30 minutes. Entrance court. Free.
Exposed: confronting photography through new Australian writing
Writers respond to the Art Gallery of NSW collection
Duration 1 hour. Centenary Auditorium. Charges apply.
Guided tour: Masters of modern art from the Hermitage
An introduction to highlights in the exhibition
Duration 1 hour. Major exhibition gallery. Free with exhibition entry.
10pm Gallery closes (Art After Hours)
Some parts of the Gallery have different hours