What's on

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Oct 15

Palimpsest: Layers of meaning

10:00am – 12:30pm

Mike Parr: Foreign Looking | Workshops

Join Educator Penny Low for a workshop exploring Mike Parr's drawing practice using a live model. Create layers of drawings on transparent paper to form a composite image of the human face, using a range of materials.

Venue: Mike Parr Information Centre
Price : $45, $40 NGA members/concession

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Oct 16


2:01pm – 3:30pm

Permanent collection | Workshops

(all ages, children to be accompanied)

Explore the unique possibilities of digital drawing using iPads, inspired by the Gallery's works of art. iPads provided.

Venue: meet at information desk
Price : $8 per person

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Oct 23

Big Draw

10:00am – 2:00pm

Special event | Kids and family

(all ages, children to be accompanied)

The NGA and the National Portrait Gallery welcome all members of the community to the STEAM powered Big Draw. Includes workshops, drawing to music and lots more. Featuring artists Cameron Robbins at the NGA and Julie Bradley at the NPG.

Venue: check at main desk
Price : Free (no booking required)