Power of art

Australian art arrivals 1832–2007

To coincide with Refugee Week, we’re challenging you to complete McKenna’s crossword with some new clues – all related to artists who have immigrated to Australia and enriched cultural life here.

2 months ago
Australian art arrivals 1832–2007

A date with art

To celebrate our reopening week, we gave people the chance to have an up-close and personal encounter with art before opening hours with our Art Date competition.

2 months ago
A date with art

Welcome from Michael Brand

Our director Michael Brand welcomes you back to our home on Gadigal Land as we open our doors to the world for the first time in ten weeks.

2 months ago by Michael Brand
Welcome from Michael Brand

Art is my oxygen

There’s one thing more important than coming to the Art Gallery of NSW, and that is coming back.

3 months ago
Art is my oxygen

Why art?

Our Youth Collective answer this crucial question via a #PassThePaperChallenge.

3 months ago by Youth Collective
Why art?

The power of play

Play is vital for our sense of wellbeing through all stages of life. Check out these artists and activities for a hit of play inspiration.

3 months ago by Faith Chisholm
The power of play

Night in the museum

It’s sad to think of our Gallery closed, but the photographic series Las meninas reborn in the night I-VIII by Yasumasa Morimura helps take the edge off the melancholy.

4 months ago
Night in the museum

A light in dark times

As Jewish people celebrate the festival of Passover, we remember artist Judy Cassab’s personal story.

4 months ago by Steven Miller
A light in dark times