Related events

  • An evening with the Archibald

    Celebrity, champagne and canapes

    Saturday 12 July 2014, 6pm

    Entrance court | Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes | Charges apply

    Image: David Griggs TV Moore 2013 (detail), Archibald Prize 2013 finalist

  • Free viewing for members

    Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2014

    Sunday 20 July 2014, 5.15-8pm
    Monday 21 July 2014, 10am-12.30pm

    Free

    Major exhibition gallery | Duration 3 hours | Free

    Image: Mariola Smarzak Wendy 2014 (detail), Archibald Prize 2014 finalist

  • Salon des Refusés 2014

    Exhibition viewing at SH Ervin Gallery

    Monday 28 July 2014, 10am

    Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes | Charges apply

    Image: Angus McDonald Natalie Wilkin 2013, oil on linen, 205 × 270 cm

  • Live music: Green Mohair Suits

    Launching Archibald Prize party season

    Wednesdays 23 & 30 July 2014, 7.15pm

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 1 hour, 45 minutes | Free

    Image: Green Mohair Suits

  • Portraiture K-6 teachers day

    Focus on the visual language of portraiture

    Friday 8 August 2014, 10am

    Centenary Auditorium | Duration 5 hours | Charges apply

    Image: Del Kathryn Barton hugo (detail), Archibald Prize 2013 winner

  • Fresh faces symposium

    New thinking on portraiture

    Saturday 9 August 2014, 10.30am

    Domain Theatre | Duration 5 hours | Charges apply

    Image: Shaun Gladwell Double Field/Viewfinder (Tarin Kowt) 2009-10 (detail) dual-channel synchronised high-definition video, 16:9, stereo, colour, 18:39 min © Shaun Gladwell

  • Gallery Kids Sunday performance

    The art of drawing

    Sunday 13 July, 10 August 2014, 2.30pm

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: David Legge

  • Kids Club: Fascinating faces

    For members’ children aged 5–8

    Saturday 9, Sunday 10 August 2014
    10.30am, 1pm, 3pm

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

  • Young Archie 2014 presentation

    Join us to congratulate the finalists

    Wednesday 13 August 2014
    6.15pm

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 15 minutes | Free

    Image: Mario Sukkar Caught eating in the night (detail) Young Archie 2014 finalist, age 15, Granville NSW

  • Short talks: portraits

    Explore a different portrait each week

    Wednesdays 7.15pm
    23 July - 13 August 2014

    Free

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Robert Peake the Elder Elizabeth, Queen of Bohemia c1610 (detail). National Portrait Gallery, London

  • Spotlight: Unknown faces

    Take a tour of some mysterious portraits

    Sunday 17 August 2014, 12.30pm

    Free

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour | Free

    Image: Giovanni Battista Moroni Portrait of a young man 1565-70 (detail)

  • Drop in and draw: Portraits

    Free artmaking activity for all ages

    Sunday 17 August 2014, 1-4pm

    Free

    20th & 21st c Australian art | Duration 3 hours | Free

    Image: Margaret Olley Portrait in the mirror 1948 (detail) © Estate of Margaret Olley

  • Archibald 2014 luncheon

    Be part of the conversation

    Wednesday 20 August 2014, 12.30pm

    Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes | Charges apply

  • Auslan-interpreted tour: Archibald Prize 2014

    For deaf and hearing-impaired visitors

    Wednesday 27 August 2014, 7.15pm

    Free with exhibition entry

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 45 minutes | Free with exhibition entry

  • Coffee afternoon: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes

    For members and guests

    Thursdays 7 & 14 August,
    Saturdays 23 & 30 August 2014, 3pm

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

    Image: Joanna Braithwaite Bright spark, Archibald Prize 2014 Finalist

  • Free entry to the Archibald Prize for ANZ cardholders

    ANZ customer days

    Saturday 30 & Sunday 31 August 2014, 10am - 5pm

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 7 hours | Free

  • Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes artists talk

    Hear from three of the 2014 finalists

    Wednesday 17 September 2014, 6.30pm

    Major exhibition gallery | Duration 2 hours | Charges apply

    Image: Tim Maguire Cate, take 1 / Cate, take 2 (detail), Archibald Prize 2014 finalist and Kate Beynon Sangeeta and Fuji, Archibald Prize 2014 finalist

  • Art & About Sydney 2014 launch night

    Join us for Friday night live

    Friday 19 September 2014, 5-10pm

    Free

    Duration 5 hours | Free

  • Performance: Face 2 Face

    Free performance for kids

    Sunday 21 September 2014, 2.30pm

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 30 minutes | Free

  • Korean-language guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2014

    한국어 안내 관람: 2014년도 아치볼드, 윈 그리고 술만 공모전

    Wednesdays, 1pm
    6 August - 24 September 2014

    Free with exhibition entry

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour | Free with exhibition entry

    Image: Juan Ford Channelling WC Piguenit, startled by a spectacular sunset viewed through a canopy (detail), Archibald Prize 2014 finalist

  • Celebrity events: Archibald Prize 2014

    Interviews, talks and a comedic routine

    Wednesdays 6.30pm
    23 July - 24 September 2014
    27 August talk is Auslan interpreted

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Richard Glover

  • Sydney students speak: portraits

    Explore a different portrait each week

    Wednesdays 7.15pm
    20 August - 24 September 2014

    Free

    Ground level | Free

    Image: Pablo Picasso Femme allongée sur un canapé (Dora Maar) 1939 (detail) oil on canvas, 97.1 × 130.2 cm © Pablo Picasso/Succession Pablo Picasso. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney. The Lewis Collection

  • Paint and create children's holiday workshop

    Sessions for ages 3-13

    Tuesday 23 - Friday 26 September 2014
    See listing for details

    Ticketing and information desk | Charges apply

    Image: Phillip Barnes Anna Meares, Archibald Prize 2014 finalist

  • Face 2 Face

    School holiday performance

    Monday 22 - Friday 26 September 2014, 1.30pm

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 30 minutes | Free

  • Face off

    Portrait drawing with Mike Barnard

    Sunday 27 July 2014, 1pm
    Sunday 17 August 2014, 1pm
    Saturday 27 September 2014, 1pm

    Art Gallery Society (members lounge) | Duration 3 hours | Charges apply

    Image: Mike Barnard Ian 2009 (detail)

  • Mandarin-language guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2014

    普通話導覽:2014年阿契伯爾獎、溫尼獎和蘇曼獎

    Saturdays 2pm
    23 August - 27 September 2014

    Free with exhibition entry

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour | Free with exhibition entry

    Image: Dapeng Liu Portrait of Yin Cao on blue-and-green landscape (detail), Archibald Prize 2014 finalist

  • Cantonese-language guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2014

    粵語導覽:2014年阿契伯爾獎、溫尼獎和蘇曼獎

    Sundays 2pm
    24 August - 28 September 2014

    Free with exhibition entry

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour | Free with exhibition entry

    Image: Dapeng Liu Portrait of Yin Cao on blue-and-green landscape (detail), Archibald Prize 2014 finalist

  • Gallery Kids Sunday performance

    Face 2 Face

    Sunday 28 September 2014, 2.30pm

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 30 minutes | Free

  • Guided tour: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes

    Highlights from the 2014 exhibition

    Monday-Friday 11am, 2pm, 3pm
    Wednesday also 5.30pm, 7pm
    Saturday, Sunday 2.30pm
    21 July - 28 September 2014

    Free with exhibition entry

    Major exhibition gallery | Duration 1 hour | Free with exhibition entry

  • Portraits film series

    In conjunction with the Archibald Prize 2014

    Wednesdays 2pm & 7.15pm, Sundays 2pm
    20 August - 5 October 2014

    Free

    Domain Theatre | Free

    Image: Still from Broken flowers