Past exhibitions

This is a listing of exhibitions managed by Museums & Galleries of NSW that have previously been on tour across NSW and Australia. More information on all current and upcoming touring exhibitions, including full tour itineraries, exhibition catalogues, videos and educational resources, are available at the NETS Australia website.

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Archibald Prize

The Archibald Prize is one of Australia’s oldest and most prestigious art awards.

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Contemporary Australian Drawing: 20 Years of the Dobell Prize for Drawing

Contemporary Australian Drawing: 20 Years of the Dobell Prize for Drawing was a special exhibition curated in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the prestigious Dobell Prize for Drawing.

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How Yesterday Remembers Tomorrow

How Yesterday Remembers Tomorrow features the work of past recipients of the Helen Lempriere Travelling Art Scholarship for emerging artists.

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In-Habit: Project Another Country

In-Habit: Project Another Country, commissioned by Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation, is a contemporary art project by Filipino-born, Brisbane based artists, Isabel and Alfredo Aquilizan.

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Ken + Julia Yonetani: The Last Supper

The Last Supper is a new sculptural installation by Ken + Julia Yonetani, commissioned by Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre and developed during a four month residency at the Gallery from January 2014.

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Life in Your Hands: art from solastalgia

Life in Your Hands: art from solastalgia champions visual art, craft and design as an enabling force to combat solastalgia.

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Light Sensitive Material: Works from the Verghis Collection

Light Sensitive Material: Works from the Verghis Collection is a vibrant selection of photographic, light and digital media works from the private collection of Rachel Verghis.

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Objects & Energies: Joyce Hinterding, Agnes Martin, Linda Matalon

Objects & Energies brings together three artists from different generational and cultural backgrounds who have approached non-objectivity and abstraction not as a kind of formalism, but as a means of structuring physical, temporal, scientific and transcendental ideas.

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Richard Bell: Imagining Victory

Imagining Victory is a significant solo exhibition by leading Australian artist Richard Bell, centred on a trilogy of recent video projects.

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Sense of Place

Sense of Place features the work of eight Australian artists united by their exploration of the boundaries of national identity, cultural propriety and social paradigms, all through the medium of moving image.

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Stars + Stripes: American Art of the 21st Century from the Goldberg Collection

Drawn from the Sydney private collection of Lisa and Danny Goldberg, Stars + Stripes: American Art of the 21st Century from the Goldberg Collection is a vibrant selection of new American art by some of the country’s hottest young names, many made within the last three years.

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Striking Contrasts

Striking Contrasts presents an exploration into the division between film making and fine art practice in the work of 10 contemporary Australian artists.

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Survivor: Dadang Christanto

Survivor: Dadang Christanto is a major art project by contemporary Indonesian-Australian artist Dadang Christanto.

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Moving Histories // Future Projections - interview with curators Diana Smith & Kelly Doley

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Filling the Gap

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Letter to Newcastle City Council

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The Standards Review Program is now seeking participants for 2018

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