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  • Georgia O'Keeffe: art and life

    With Dr Cody Hartley from the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum

    Thursday 29 June 2017, 10.30am

    Domain Theatre | Duration 1 hour | Charges apply

    Image: Georgia O’Keeffe © Georgia O’Keeffe Museum

  • The modern style: O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith

    Curators from the US and Australia discuss three modern masters

    Saturday 1 July 2017, 2pm

    Domain Theatre | Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes | Charges apply

    Image: Grace Cossington Smith The Lacquer Room (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales © Estate of Grace Cossington Smith

  • Free viewing for members

    O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: making modernism

    Sunday 2 July 2017, 5.15pm
    Monday 3 July 2017, 10am

    Temporary exhibitions gallery | Free

    Image: Margaret Preston Wheelflower c1929 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales © Margaret Rose Preston Estate, licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

  • An evening with Georgia O’Keeffe

    Art, food, fashion and the life of an icon

    Wednesday 5 July 2017, 6pm

    Function space | Duration 2 hours | Charges apply

    Image: Georgia O’Keeffe © Georgia O’Keeffe Museum

  • Georgia O’Keeffe: abstraction and the natural world

    With Dr Carolyn Kastner from the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum

    Thursday 6 July 2017, 10.30am

    Domain Theatre | Duration 1 hour | Charges apply

    Image: Georgia O’Keeffe Ram’s Head, Blue Morning Glory 1938 (detail), Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, gift of The Burnett Foundation © Georgia O’Keeffe Museum

  • Family workshop: Tea for two

    School holiday activity for children aged 5-8

    Friday 7 July 2017, 10.30am & 1.30pm

    Members lounge | Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes | Charges apply

    Image: Margaret Preston Thea Proctor’s tea party 1924 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales © Margaret Rose Preston Estate, licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

  • Teenage drawing workshop: Taking tea

    For ages 12 to 16

    Wednesday 12 July 2017, 10.30am

    Members lounge | Duration 2 hours | Charges apply

    Image: Grace Cossington Smith Things on an iron tray on the floor c1928 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales © Estate of Grace Cossington Smith

  • Family workshop: Magic mobiles

    School holiday activity for children aged 5-8

    Friday 14 July 2017, 10.30am

    Members lounge | Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes | Charges apply

    Image: Margaret Preston Still life 1925 (detail), National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, purchased 1980 © Margaret Rose Preston Estate, licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

  • Drop in and make: Light, colour and form

    Free artmaking activity for families

    Daily 11am – 4pm
    Monday 10 – Friday 14 July 2017
    Sunday 16 July 2017

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 5 hours | Free

    Image: Georgia O’Keeffe Petunia No. 2 1924 (detail), Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe, gift of the Burnett Foundation and Gerald and Kathleen Peters 1996 © Georgia O’Keeffe Museum

  • Art and dementia: O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith

    For people living with dementia and their carers

    Wednesday 19 July 2017, 10.30am

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes | Free with exhibition entry

    Image: Margaret Preston NSW and West Australian banksia 1929 (detail), Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, purchased 1972 © Margaret Rose Preston Estate, licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

  • Audio-description tour: O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith

    For blind or vision-impaired visitors

    Wednesday 19 July 2017, 11am

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

  • Celebrity talks: Making modernism in Sydney

    What was modernism and how did it transform this city?

    Wednesdays 6.30pm
    19, 26 July 2017

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Margaret Preston Sydney Bridge c1932 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales © Margaret Rose Preston Estate, licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

  • Live music: Geoff Bull and The Finer Cuts

    Traditional New Orleans style jazz

    Wednesdays 7.30pm
    19, 26 July 2017

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 1 hour | Free

    Image: Geoff Bull and The Finer Cuts

  • Teacher salon: Archibald and O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith

    Professional learning for primary and secondary teachers

    Wednesday 2 August 2017, 5pm

    Free, bookings required

    Duration 2 hours | Free, bookings required

    Image: Lucy Culliton Finished packing (detail), Archibald Prize 2017 finalist

  • Japanese-language guided tour: O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith

    日本語ガイドツアー:オキーフ、プレストン、コッシントンスミス

    Wednesday 16 August 2017, 11am

    Free with exhibition entry

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

    Image: Grace Cossington Smith The bridge in building 1929 (detail), National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, gift of Ellen Waugh 2005 © Estate of Grace Cossington Smith

  • Exhibition talks: O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith

    Short talks by experts

    Wednesdays 5.30pm
    16-30 August 2017

    Free with exhibition entry

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

    Image: Margaret Preston Australian rock lily 1933 (detail), Castlemaine Art Gallery & Historical Museum, Victoria Buda Collection © Margaret Rose Preston Estate, licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

  • Spectacular still lifes

    How to create artistic arrangements

    Wednesdays 7pm
    16-30 August 2017

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 45 minutes | Free

    Image: A Seasonal Concepts arrangement

  • Live music: Virna Sanzone

    Enjoy jazz from the 1920s to 1950s

    Wednesdays 8pm
    16-30 August 2017

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 1 hour | Free

    Image: Virna Sanzone

  • Coffee tour: O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith

    For members and guests

    Tuesday 18 July, Thursday 24 August & 14 September 2017, 10am

    Members lounge | Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes | Charges apply

    Image: Margaret Preston Implement blue 1927 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales © Margaret Rose Preston Estate, licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

  • Dynamic drawing workshop

    With Annie Herron

    Friday 25 August, Saturday 16 September 2017, 10.30am

    Members lounge | Duration 5 hours, 30 minutes | Charges apply

    Image: Grace Cossington Smith Bulli pier, south coast 1931 (detail), private collection © Estate of Grace Cossington Smith

  • Crochet workshop: Flourishing flowers

    With Margaret Daszkiewicz

    Saturday 8 July, 23 September 2017, 1pm

    Members lounge | Duration 3 hours | Charges apply

  • Walking tours: Celebrating Margaret Preston

    Visit the Royal Botanic Garden with experts

    Saturdays 11am
    29 July, 26 August, 30 September 2017

    Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes | Charges apply

    Image: Margaret Preston Western Australian gum blossom 1928 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales © Margaret Rose Preston Estate, licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

  • Cantonese-language guided tour: O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith

    粵語導覽:歐姬芙, 普雷斯頓, 克星頓.史密斯

    Saturdays 2pm
    1 July – 30 September 2017

    Free with exhibition entry

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

    Image: Grace Cossington Smith The bridge in building 1929 (detail), National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, gift of Ellen Waugh 2005 © Estate of Grace Cossington Smith

  • Mandarin-language guided tour: O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith

    普通話導覽:歐姬芙、普雷斯頓、克星頓.史密斯

    Saturdays 2pm
    8 July – 30 September 2017

    Free with exhibition entry

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

    Image: Grace Cossington Smith The bridge in building 1929 (detail), National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, gift of Ellen Waugh 2005 © Estate of Grace Cossington Smith

  • Introductory talk: O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith

    A short overview of the exhibition

    Wednesdays 10.30am
    Saturdays 2.30pm
    1 July – 2 October 2017 (except 26 July)

    Free

    Centenary Auditorium | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Grace Cossington Smith Landscape at Pentecost c1932 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales © Estate of Grace Cossington Smith

  • Guided tour: O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith

    An introduction to highlights in the exhibition

    Wednesdays 12pm, 7.15pm
    Saturdays 12pm
    5 July – 30 September 2017
    Sunday 1 October 2017, 12pm

    Free with exhibition entry

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

    Image: Grace Cossington Smith Landscape at Pentecost 1929, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australian Government Grant 1981 © Estate of Grace Cossington Smith