Member events

With more than 400 events during the year, there’s something for everyone.

Some events are exclusive to members; for others, members pay a discounted price.

Bookings are required for most events, and can be made online or by phone, mail or in person.
Note: Tickets will not be held without prepayment.

Select an event to see details, including prices and booking details.

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  • Absolute beginners 2018

    Monthly classes with Brenda Tye

    Various Fridays and Saturdays in 2018, 1pm
    See listing for details

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

  • Workshop: Printmaking

    With Andrew Totman

    Sunday 18 November 2018, 10.30am

    Art Gallery Society (members lounge) | Duration 5 hours, 30 minutes | Charges apply

    Image: Andrew Totman Daylight 2017 (detail)

  • Art appreciation lecture series 2018

    The hidden language of art: symbol and allusion

    Various Wednesdays 6pm and Thursdays, 1pm
    31 January - 15 November 2018
    See listing for details

    Domain Theatre | Duration 1 hour | Charges apply

    Image: Francois Boucher The Rape of Europa c1732–34 (detail) oil on canvas, Wallace Collection, London, UK / Bridgeman Images

  • Art essentials 2018

    Monthly classes with Brenda Tye

    Various Saturdays in 2018, 10.30am
    See listing for details

    Art Gallery Society (members lounge) | Charges apply

  • Russia: collectors, art and music of the early 20th century

    The emergence of the Russian avant-garde

    Saturdays 20 October, 3 and 24 November 2018, 10.30am

    Domain Theatre | Duration 2 hours | Charges apply

    Image: The Winter Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

  • Young Members: Behind the scenes tour

    Laverty art collection

    Saturday 24 November 2018, 1pm

    Duration 2 hours | Charges apply

  • Special lecture: George W Lambert’s 'The Mask'

    With Dr Anna Gray

    Wednesday 28 November 2018, 10.30am

    Centenary Auditorium | Duration 1 hour | Charges apply

    Image: George Lambert recto: Sketch for 'The mask’ verso: unfinished male portrait circa 1911 (detail)

  • Special event: The art of Tuckson

    Lunch and book launch

    Friday 30 November 2018, 12.15pm

    Function space | Duration 2 hours, 45 minutes | Charges apply

    Image: photo by Christopher Snee

  • Family workshop: An origami Christmas

    With Michael Clonaris

    Sunday 2 December 2018, 10.30am

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

    Image: courtesy Michael Clonaris

  • Gallery Express 2018

    A bus tour of selected commercial galleries

    Various Wednesdays in 2018
    See listing for details

    Front of the Gallery | Duration 3 hours | Charges apply

  • Young Members: Meetup

    Art and conversations

    Wednesday 5 December 2018, 6pm

    Free, bookings required

    Art Gallery Society (members lounge) | Duration 2 hours, 15 minutes | Free, bookings required

    Image: photo by Sherie Anderson

  • Member double discount days

    For Gallery members only

    Wednesday 5 December 2018, 10am – 9pm
    Saturday 8 December 2018, 10am – 4.45pm

    Gallery Shop | Duration 11 hours |

  • Art Club 2018

    For children aged 9–13

    Various Saturdays and Sundays in 2018
    10.30am, 1pm and 3pm
    See listing for details

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

  • Kids Club 2018

    For children aged 5–8

    Various Saturdays and Sundays in 2018
    10.30am, 1pm, 3pm
    See listing for details

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

  • Coffee tour: Masters of modern art from the Hermitage

    For members and guests

    Tuesday 13 November 2018 & 22 January 2019 10am
    Thursday 6 December 2018 & 14 February 2019, 10am

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

    Image: Paul Cézanne Fruit 1879—1880 (detail) The State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg

  • Resonate 2019

    Concert series

    Various dates in 2019, 6.30pm
    See listing for details

    Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes | Charges apply

  • Art appreciation lecture series 2019

    Being Human: The figure in art

    Various Wednesdays 6pm and Thursdays, 1pm
    30 January - 14 November 2019
    See listing for details

    Domain Theatre | Duration 1 hour | Charges apply

    Image: Charles Meere Australian beach pattern 1940 (detail) © Charles Meere Estate/Copyright Agency 2018

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