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Artists reimagine Max Dupain's Sunbaker in new exhibition

Under the sun: Reimagining Max Dupain’s Sunbaker - presented by the Australian Centre for Photography (ACP) in partnership with the State Library of NSW - opens tomorrow (18 February). 

Australia’s most famous babies turn 100

Monday, 5 December 2016
The State Library is celebrating 100 years since the adorable Gumnut Babies found their way into the homes and hearts of Australians.

Two must‐see exhibitions

Friday, 9 September 2016 
State Library celebrates the bicentenary of the Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney.

Library stages historic WWI exhibition after 100 years!

For the first time in almost 100 years an extraordinary series of hand-coloured First World War photographs will go on public display from 25 June 2016.

New photographic displays

Celebrates families of Aboriginal nations living in NSW

World Press Photo returns to the Library

The prestigious World Press Photo exhibition returns to Sydney for the 16th year from 21 May to 19 June 2016.

A culture of celebrations

An intimate glimpse into Sydney’s dynamic Jewish community.

Designs on our future

New exhibition celebrates 200 years of public architecture

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