Related events

Coming events related to this gallery are listed here. They’re updated frequently so check back later if none are currently scheduled. You can look for events by date, type or specific exhibition in What’s on.

Coming events

  • Art Club: Woven tales

    For members’ children aged 9–12

    Saturday 3, Sunday 4 May 2014
    10.30am, 1pm, 3pm

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

    Image: Niningka Lewis Tjanpi Truckpa 2007 (detail), wire, minarri (greybeard grass Amphipogon caricinus), 20 × 18.5 × 38 cm. Art Gallery of NSW, purchased with funds provided by the Aboriginal Collection Benefactors Group 2008 © Niningka Lewis. NPY Women’s Council

  • Tours for tots 2014: The desert

    Fun art-making tours for 3-5 year olds

    Tuesday 25 and Thursday 27 November 2014
    Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour | Free

  • Aboriginal art guided tour

    A guided introduction to the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander collection

    11am daily

    Free

    Duration 1 hour | Free

  • Cantonese-language guided tour

    粵語導覽

    Tuesdays 11am
    except January, last 2 weeks of December and public holidays

    Free

    Duration 1 hour | Free

  • Japanese-language guided tour

    日本語による美術鑑賞ツアー

    Fridays 11am
    except January, last 2 weeks of December and public holidays

    Free

    Duration 1 hour | Free

  • Korean-language guided tour

    무료 한국어 아트 투어

    Fridays 11am
    except January, last 2 weeks of December and public holidays

    Free

    Duration 1 hour | Free

  • Mandarin-language guided tour

    普通話導覽

    Thursdays 11am
    except January, last 2 weeks of December and public holidays

    Free

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour | Free

Past events

  • Artist talk: Wanyubi Marika

    Celebrating NAIDOC Week 2013

    Wednesday 10 July 2013, 5.30pm

    Free

    20th & 21st c Australian art | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Wandjuk Marika Djan’kawu story c1963 (detail), natural pigments on bark, 161 × 51 cm, gift of Keith and Renée Free in memory of Tony Tuckson 1974 © Wandjuk Marika, licensed by Viscopy, Australia

  • Celebrity talk: Brenda L Croft and guests

    Celebrating NAIDOC Week 2013

    Wednesday 10 July 2013, 6.30pm

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Brenda L Croft by Nancy Mithlo

  • Yiribana: this way school holiday workshop

    Sessions for ages 5-13 to celebrate NAIDOC week

    Mon-Fri 8-12 July 2013
    See listing for details

    Information desk | Charges apply

  • Winter weaving workshop

    Learn string-making and other techniques

    Wednesdays 7.30pm
    10 - 31 July 2013

    Free

    Yiribana Gallery | Duration 1 hour | Free

  • Workshop with Euraba Artists and Papermakers

    Free drop-in art-making activity

    Saturday 16 November 2013, 2-4pm

    Free

    Yiribana Gallery | Duration 2 hours | Free

    Image courtesy Euraba Artists and Papermakers (detail)

  • Watercolour masterclass with Judy Watson

    Learn more about watercolour painting

    Sunday 17 November 2013, 2pm

    Function space | Duration 2 hours | Charges apply

    Image: Judy Watson

  • Elders circle

    Morning tea with Roy Kennedy

    Wednesday 20 November 2013 10am

    Free, bookings required

    Study room | Duration 2 hours | Free, bookings required

    Image: Roy Kennedy

  • Yirrkala drawings exhibition preview

    With curator Cara Pinchbeck (note: limited places available)

    Wednesday 20 November 2013, 6pm

    Free

    Study room | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Nänyin’ Maymuru Djarrakpi 1947 (detail), lumber crayon on butchers paper, R M and C H Berndt Collection, Berndt Museum of Anthropology, University of WA, Perth © Estate of Nänyin’ Maymuru

  • Build a paper house

    Free drop-in art-making activity

    Wednesday 20 November 2013, 7.30-9.30pm

    Free

    Function space | Duration 2 hours | Free

  • Corroboree guided tour

    An introduction to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander collection

    11am daily 16-24 November 2013

    Free

    Information desk | Duration 1 hour | Free

    Image: Alinta Williams, one of the Gallery’s Indigenous educators

  • Ngununy the cheeky fruitbat

    A fun performance for children and adults

    Saturday 16 November 2013, 2.30pm
    Sunday 24 November 2013, 11.30am

    Free

    Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Ngununy the cheeky fruitbat

  • Corroboree talks

    Talks by Gallery experts and artists

    16, 17, 23 & 24 November 2013
    See listing for times

    Free

    Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Judy Watson

  • Auslan-interpreted talk: Corroboree

    Cara Pinchbeck

    24 November 2013 at 1.30pm

    Free

    Yiribana Gallery | Duration 30 minutes | Free

  • Exhibition talks: Illuminate

    Short talks inside the exhibition

    Wednesdays 26 February & 5 March 2014
    5.30pm

    Free

    Yiribana Gallery | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: May Hinch, Lola Binge, Leonie Binge, Donald Cubby, Paul Mackie, Matthew Priestley, Jonathan Jones Illuminate 2013, paper, timber and four-channel video projection and four-channel channel audio, 25.30 each. Courtesy Euraba Artists and Papermakers. Photograph by Kate Ford.

  • Celebrity events: Illuminate

    A special music performance

    Wednesday 26 February 2014
    6.30pm

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Marcus Corowa

  • Live music: Illuminate

    Contemporary Indigenous music

    Wednesday 26 February & 5 March 2014
    7.15-8pm & 8.30-9.30pm

    Free

    Entrance court | Free

    Image: Jess Beck

  • Exhibition talk: The hills beyond Hermannsburg

    With writer and curator Alison French

    Sunday 30 March 2014, 1pm

    Free

    Yiribana Gallery | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Ivy Pareroultja West MacDonnell Ranges, NT 2007 (detail) © Ivy Pareroultja, courtesy Ngurratjuta Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands Art Centre

  • Hermannsburg watercolour workshop

    With Lenie Namatjira and Gloria Pannka

    Sunday 30 March 2014, 2pm, 2.30pm, 3pm

    Free

    Function space | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Lenie Namatjira