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May 7

Gosia Wlodarczak artist talk

2:00pm

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| Talks and lectures

Segue 2016 Artist in Residence Gosia Wlodarczak discusses her eight-day performance drawing installation stCloud: Frost drawing, with interventions found throughout Canberra's art institutions, including the National Gallery of Australia.

Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
Price : Free

May 10

Out of the box: Conservation talk series

12:45pm – 1:30pm

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| Talks and lectures

Kassandra O'Hare, Conservation mountcutter and framer and Andrea Wise, Senior Paper Conservator discuss the materials and techniques used to create and conserve paintings on paper. The vibrant Peter and the Wolf works by Danila Vassilieff have never been on display and are an ongoing project for our Works on paper Conservation team.

Venue: Collection Study Room
Price : Free (bookings essential)

May 12

Art for lunch

12:45pm – 1:15pm

Australian art | Talks and lectures

Lara Nicholls discusses Australian artists living in France.

Venue: Australian galleries
Price : Free

May 17

Pre-concert conversation

6:30pm – 7:30pm

| Talks and lectures

A pre-concert conversation with Alex Sloan, historian Joan Beaumont, Jacqueline Dwyer, researcher and daughter of Jacques Playoust, a Franco-Australian soldier who served at Verdun, and Flowers of War director Chris Latham, who will read from Franz Marc's battlefield letters to his wife.

Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
Price : Free

May 19

Art for lunch

12:45pm – 1:15pm

| Talks and lectures

Sharing the collection: outward loans and the many hats of the courier with Natalie Beattie.

Price : Free

May 26

Art for lunch

12:45pm – 1:15pm

| Talks and lectures

Drawing on Frank Hinder with Adriane Boag.

Price : Free