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Coming events

  • En plein air painting

    Workshop with artist Luke Sciberras

    Sunday 30 September 2018, 9.30am

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 6 hours, 30 minutes | Charges apply

    Image: John Russell Madame Sisley on the banks of the Loing at Moret 1887 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales

  • Exhibition talks: John Russell

    Short talks by experts

    Wednesdays 5.30pm
    19 September -10 October 2018

    Free with exhibition entry

    Temporary exhibitions gallery | Duration 30 minutes | Free with exhibition entry

    Image: John Russell In the morning, Alpes Maritimes from Antibes 1890–91 (detail) National Gallery of Australia, Canberra,

  • Coffee tour: John Russell

    For members and guests

    Tuesday 21 August, 11 September, 30 October 2018, 10am
    Thursday 11 October 2018, 10am

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

    Image: John Russell Peonies and head of a woman c1887 (detail) National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

  • Art and dementia: John Russell

    Discussion and artmaking for people living with dementia and their care partners

    Thursday 8 November 2018, 1.30pm

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes | Free with exhibition entry

    Image: John Russell Peonies and head of a woman c1887 (detail), National Gallery of Victoria

  • Guided tour: John Russell

    An introduction to highlights in the exhibition

    Daily 12pm
    21 July – 11 November 2018

    Free with exhibition entry

    Temporary exhibitions gallery | Duration 1 hour | Free with exhibition entry

    Image: John Russell Mrs Russell among the flowers in the garden of Goulphar, Belle-Île 1907 (detail), Musée d’Orsay, Paris, held by the Musée de Morlaix, bequest of Mme Jouve 1948

  • John Russell audio experience

    Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the exhibition

    Daily 11am, 1pm
    Wednesdays 7.15pm
    30 July - 11 November 2018

    Free with exhibition entry

    Temporary exhibitions gallery | Duration 30 minutes | Free with exhibition entry

    Image: John Russell Mrs Russell among the flowers in the garden of Goulphar, Belle-Île 1907 (detail)

Past events

  • The ties that bind

    Double lecture on John Russell and Vincent van Gogh

    Saturday 21 July 2018, 2pm

    Domain Theatre | Duration 2 hours | Charges apply

    Image: John Russell Vincent van Gogh 1886 (detail), Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam (Vincent van Gogh Foundation)

  • Free viewing for members

    John Russell: Australia’s French Impressionist

    Sunday 22 July 2018, 5.15pm
    Monday 23 July 2018, 2.30pm

    Temporary exhibitions gallery | Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes | Free, bookings required

    Image: John Russell In the afternoon 1891

  • Film screening: Night parrot stories

    An ode to the loss of a bird banished in the darkness

    Sunday 29 July 2018, 11am

    Free, bookings required

    Centenary Auditorium | Duration 2 hours | Free, bookings required

    Image: Night parrot stories

  • Teacher salon: John Russell and Dobell Australian Drawing Biennial

    Professional learning for primary and secondary teachers

    Wednesday 1 August 2018, 5pm

    Duration 2 hours | Charges apply

    Image: John Russell Madame Sisley on the banks of the Loing at Moret 1887 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales

  • Celebrity talks: John Russell

    Australians in France

    Wednesdays 6.30pm
    25 July-8 August 2018

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: John Russell Rough sea, Morestil c1900 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales

  • Bus tour: Manly Art Gallery

    View 'Belle Île: Euan Macleod and Luke Sciberras'

    Wednesday 29 August 2018, 10am

    Art Gallery Society (members lounge) | Duration 5 hours | Charges apply

    Image: Euan Macleod Needles 2017 (detail)

  • Ask A Curator Day

    Have your questions answered by passionate experts

    Wednesday 12 September 2018, 10am

    Duration 4 hours |

  • Drop in and make: Out of the blue

    Free artmaking activity for families

    11am-3.30pm
    Sundays 5,19 August
    and 2,16 September 2018

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 4 hours, 30 minutes | Free

  • Special lecture: John Russell, Tom Roberts and global Impressionism

    With Elena Taylor

    Thursday 20 September 2018, 10.30am

    Centenary Auditorium | Duration 1 hour | Charges apply

    Image: John Russell In the afternoon 1891 (detail)