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One of Australia’s best known and most influential landscape painters, Arthur Streeton was an official war artist during World War I. An important work from his service recording the battlefields of Europe is in urgent need of conservation treatment. Read more on the Gallery blog:
Saving a Streeton. Arthur Streeton is one of Australia's best known and most influential landscape painters. In May 1918, aged 51, he was appointed an official war artist, assigned the task of creating a visual record of Australia's armed forces in action during World War I. He travelled to ...
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Our new digital tools 'Art Sets' and 'Art Tours' provide new ways of interacting with our collection. Register now to start collecting and creating your own Art Gallery of NSW experience http://bit.ly/1G9vGVq
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+BuzzFeed takes a look at 15 hidden gems of Australian photography
New exhibition reveals another side of Australian history.
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We're excited to join the world's biggest online museum - the Google Cultural Institute! You can now take a virtual tour of the Gallery, get up close to some of our best-loved artworks and explore our digital exhibitions. Take a look!
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If you can remember the 60s, you weren’t there... or so the saying goes. Turns out many of the Australian artists in 'Pop to popism' remember the age of pop surprisingly well. Read more on the Gallery blog:
Stories from the 60s. Pop to popism curator Wayne Tunnicliffe with Wendy Whiteley in front of Brett Whiteley's The American dream 1968-69, State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia, purchased 1978 © Art Gallery of Western Australia. If you can remember the 60s, you weren't there… or ...
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The best tour ever... of POP TO POPISM
Tuesday 24th February.... much love...

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Last Saturday night, the Gallery’s Young Members group held their end-of-year pop art party – a flurry of colour, creative dressing and wigs a-plenty, and the first event under their new moniker. Read more on the Gallery blog:
Young Members: born with a bang! Last Saturday night, the Gallery's Young Members group held our end-of-year pop art party – a flurry of colour, creative dressing and wigs a-plenty as 500+ people went overboard with costumes inspired by the Pop to popism exhibition and danced up a storm.
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The real story behind some of Australia's most iconic photographs might surprise you. See them now in 'The photograph and Australia' http://bit.ly/1Nyc18s
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What did social media look like in the 19th century? Discover these works and more in 'The photograph and Australia' – on now http://bit.ly/1Nyc18s
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Interacting with art can be more than just enjoyable, it can be therapeutic, even transformative. And taking part in an art tour that is a bit like a dinner party can be a highly rewarding experience for all involved. Read more on the Gallery blog:
An art tour that's like a dinner party. Ricky Swallow Killing Time 2003 (detail). Interacting with art can be more than just enjoyable, it can be therapeutic, even transformative. In Australia, there are more than 342800 Australians living with dementia and an estimated 1.2 million people ...
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'It’s still surprising how many conversations I have with ARTEXPRESS students that begin with them saying, "I’m not good at painting or drawing so I don’t think I’m good at art but…"' - ARTEXPRESS curator Leeanne Carr on some seriously talented teens. Read more on the Gallery blog
I'm not good at art but... Angus Cochrane, The Illawarra Grammar School Float (detail), ARTEXPRESS 2015. It's still surprising how many conversations I have with ARTEXPRESS students that begin with them saying, 'I'm not good at painting or drawing so I don't think I'm good at art but…' ...
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'Getting to know Colin a little better was one of the great pleasures of working on the Pop exhibition' - curator Wayne Tunnicliffe remembers Australian art legend Colin Lanceley
Vale Colin Lanceley. Colin Lanceley The Dry Salvages 1963-64 © Colin Lanceley. Sadly, Colin Lanceley died early this morning. Colin was, of course, one of Australia's most prominent senior artists. He first made an impact as a member of the riotous and radical Annandale Imitation Realists in the ...
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Women artists in the pop art movement have often been overlooked, but the Gallery's 'Pop to popism' exhibition is championing their contribution. Read more on the Gallery blog:
Significant others: women in pop art. Artist Marisol Escobar with some of her sculptures. Photo by Walter Sanders/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images. Aside from Pop to popism , the only other major survey of pop art to be staged in Australia is the touring exhibition Pop art 1955-70 ...
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One of Australia's leading art museums, the Art Gallery of NSW is also one of the world's most beautiful galleries.
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Located within beautiful parklands overlooking Sydney Harbour and only 15 minutes walk from the city centre. Admission to the Gallery is free, and so are our permanent galleries and most exhibitions and events.