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  1. Motherwell | Talks & Lectures Motherwell and New York School poetry
    Sep 2 12:45pm Mathew Abbott, Lecturer in Philosophy, Federation University Australia, explores the interplay between poetry and visual art in the work of Robert Motherwell and New York School poets. Related info
    Venue: Small Theatre
    Price : Free
  2. | Talks & Lectures Contemporary Australian architects speaker series
    Sep 3 6:00pm Lecture 1 John Wardle Architects. More info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Series $75, $70 concession, $60 members/Institute members, $40 students Single session $25, $22.50 concession, $20 members/ Institute members, $15 students
  3. Stars of the Tokyo Stage | Talks & Lectures Starstruck
    Sep 4 12:45pm Melanie Eastburn, Curator, Asian art, introduces the work of Zoe Kincaid, a Canadian journalist and kabuki aficionado living in Tokyo in the 1920s. Related info
    Venue: Small Theatre
    Price : Free
  4. Arthur Boyd | talks & lectures Curator's perspective
    Sep 6 2:00pm – 3:00pm Dr Deborah Hart, Senior Curator, Australian Paintings and Sculpture presents an overview of the exhibition Arthur Boyd: Agony and ecstasy. Related info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Free
  5. Arthur Boyd | Talks & Lectures A burst of boiling rage
    Sep 9 12:45pm Dr Michelle Potter, dance historian, writer and critic, discusses the theatre designs made by Arthur Boyd with special focus on the ballet Elektra. Related info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Free
  6. | Talks & Lectures Contemporary Australian architects speaker series
    Sep 10 6:00pm Lecture 2 CHROFI Architects: John Choi, Tai Ropiha and Steven Fighera. More info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Single session $25, $22.50 concession, $20 members/ Institute members, $15 students
  7. Collection: International art | Talks & Lectures Power, wealth and vitality
    Sep 11 12:45pm Pamela Walker, Researcher, International Paintings and Sculpture, discusses a Standing male figure (1940s -1950s) from the Cameroon.
    Venue: Collection Study Room
    Price : Free
  8. Arthur Boyd | Talks & Lectures Director's view
    Sep 16 12:45pm Dr Ron Radford AM discusses the exhibition Arthur Boyd: Agony and ecstasy. Related info
    Venue: Temporary Exhibitions Gallery
    Price : Exhibition ticket required
  9. Special event | Talks & Lectures Contemporary Australian architects speaker series
    Sep 17 6:00pm Lecture 3 BE Architecture: Jonathon Boucher and Broderick Ely. More info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Single session $25, $22.50 concession, $20 members/ Institute members, $15 students
  10. Stars of the Tokyo Stage | Talks & Lectures Turning Japanese
    Sep 18 12:45pm Mark Henshaw, author of The Snow Kimono, and former curator at the National Gallery, discusses the art of collecting Japanese prints. Related info
    Venue: Project Gallery
    Price : Free
  11. Arthur Boyd | Talks & Lectures Boyd's brides
    Sep 23 12:45pm Kendrah Morgan, Curator, Heide Museum of Modern Art, discusses Arthur Boyd's series Love, Marriage and Death of a Half Caste (1954-60). Related info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Free
  12. Special event | Talks & Lectures Contemporary Australian architects speaker series
    Sep 24 6:00pm Lecture 4 March Studio, an architecture and graphic design practice established by Rodney Eggleston and Anne-Laure. More info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Single session $25, $22.50 concession, $20 members/ Institute members, $15 students
  13. Permanent collection | Talks & Lectures Gifted artists
    Sep 25 12:45pm Anne O'Hehir, Curator of Photography, discusses the Patrick Corrigan gift, and developments and themes in contemporary photo media. Related info
    Venue: Photography Gallery
    Price : Free
  14. Alive and Spirited | Talks & Lectures Curator's perspective
    Oct 21 12:45pm Join Kellie Cole, Assistant Curator Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art as she journeys through the exhibition Alive and Spirited.
    Venue: Children's Gallery
    Price : Free
  15. Arthur Boyd | Talks & Lectures Face to face: Boyd and Nolan in the London years
    Oct 23 12:45pm Dr Nancy Underhill, author of a forthcoming biography of Sidney Nolan, speaks on the relationship between these two artists, focusing on the London years and beyond. Related info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Free
  16. Special event | Talks & Lectures Annual Lecture - Towards the Participatory Museum
    Oct 29 6:00pm Rethinking MOMA for the 21st Century Glenn Lowry, Director, Museum of Modern Art, New York, examines the architectural, intellectual and program changes at MOMA, as it engages with many issues and opportunities of the 21st century.
    Venue: Gandel Hall
    Price : $20; $15 members/concession
  17. Arthur Boyd | Talks & Lectures Arthur Boyd's inheritance
    Oct 30 12:45pm Dr Brenda Niall, author of The Boyds: a Family Biography will discuss the family tradition and Arthur Boyd's place within it. Related info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Free
  18. Arthur Boyd | Talks & Lectures Agony and ecstasy in pen and ink
    Nov 6 12:45pm – 1:45pm Rebecca Edwards, curatorial assistant, Australian Prints and Drawings, explores the role of drawing in Arthur Boyd's art practice through rarely seen works of art from the NGA collection. Related info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Free
  19. Lautrec, Degas, Daumier: Impressions of Paris | Talks & Lectures Curator's perspective
    Nov 11 12:45pm – 1:45pm Dr Jane Kinsman, Senior Curator, International Prints, Drawings and Illustrated Books, discusses the exhibition, Lautrec, Degas, Daumier: Impressions of Paris.
    Venue: Orde Poynton Gallery
    Price : Free