Dates + times
Sunday 28 October
11.00 am – 2.00 pm
Recorded information +61 2 6240 6501
General information +61 2 6240 6411
For visitors with mobility difficulties +61 2 6240 6411
Image detail above Peter Upward June celebration 1960, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Purchased 1972
All ages and abilities are welcome to join us for this community event celebrating drawing (children are to be accompanied).
Using the National Gallery’s permanent collection as inspiration, the day will consist of a range of artist-facilitated workshops exploring different approaches to drawing.
Free | throughout the Gallery
Join in online
- Participate online and Join the Flickr Group to upload your drawings.
- Download this PDF postcard
Draw your masterpiece, then upload it to Flickr (Flickr account required) or you can send it to us (postage paid)
View a slideshow from The Big Draw 2010
Other associated drawing activities throughout the Galley in spring include:
all ages, children to be accompanied
Sundays 18 and 25 November and 2 December 11.00 am – 12.30 pm
Discover the value of drawing with Adriane Boag, Gallery educator, and Roy Marchant, Conservation Assistant. Come as a family, a group or an individual.
$12, $10 members, $5 child members (includes materials) l bookings essential | throughout the Gallery