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  • Restored and revived

    Creating a Yao ceremonial painting takes about two months and is governed by strict rules of conduct. Conserving nine of these fragile works was an intricate process that took six months to complete.

    1 month, 2 weeks ago, by Art Gallery of NSW blog

  • Saving art from obsolescence

    Anyone who has ever encountered a corrupted hard drive, or been unable to open an old document, will already be familiar with the fragility of digital material. For the Gallery, this raises a whole range of issues for the artworks and other objects in our care.

    2 months, 2 weeks ago, by Art Gallery of NSW blog

  • Vale Edmund Capon AM OBE

    It is with immense sadness that we note the death of Edmund Capon AM OBE, director of the Art Gallery of New South Wales from 1978 to 2011.

    10 months, 1 week ago, by Art Gallery of NSW blog

  • When Violet painted Margaret Alice

    On International Women's Day, 8 March, we'd like to introduce you to a new painting at the Gallery - a unique portrait from 1900 of tennis-playing Margaret Alice by Australian artist Violet Teague.

    1 year, 10 months ago, by Art Gallery of NSW blog

  • Vale Ray Hughes

    Legendary art dealer and gallery owner Ray Hughes has died at the age of 72.

    2 years, 1 month ago, by Art Gallery of NSW blog

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