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Format: 18/11/2018
Format: 18/11/2018
Still scene form movie Shiraz
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Silents in the library: Shiraz

Sunday, 18 November 2018 - 2pm to 3:45pm
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Shiraz is based on the true story of the 17th century Mughal ruler Shah Jahan, his queen and the building of the world’s most beautiful monument to love, the Taj Mahal.

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Old black and white photograph of men sitting at the bottom of a large fig tree making boomerangs. A beach can be seen in the background.

Sydney Elders: Continuing Aboriginal Stories

Saturday 6 October 2018 to Sunday 13 October 2019
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A new project by Wiradjuri/Kamilaroi artist Jonathan Jones, who has collaborated with four Sydney elders — Uncle Chicka, Aunty Esme, Aunty Sandra and Uncle Dennis — to tell a very personal story of Aboriginal Sydney.

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2018 Nikon-Walkley Press Photography “Rain On My Parade” by Matthew Abbott, Oculi.

2018 Nikon-Walkley Press Photography

Thursday 11 October 2018 to Sunday 25 November 2018
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Grab your friends and head to the Library to see the biggest stories of the past year through the lenses of Australia's best press photographers! 

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Blocks of coloured black and white histrorical photograph

UNESCO SIX

Saturday 6 October 2018 to Sunday 5 May 2019
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Our UNESCO World Heritage collections displayed together for the very first time.

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Memories on Glass

Saturday 6 October 2018 to Sunday 5 May 2019
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A rare personal record of one Australian family's life during the late 19th and early 20th Century. 

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Projections of a grid of portraits projected onto a gallery's walls.

#NewSelfWales

Saturday 6 October 2018 to Sunday 17 February 2019
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What does the face of NSW look like in 2018? Help us find out. 

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Illustration of a penguin in trousers, a man with a beard and koala wearing a suit (who is holding up a pudding with legs and a face and basin hat).

The Magic Pudding: Celebrating 100 years

Saturday 29 September 2018 to Sunday 24 February 2019
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Celebrating the 100th anniversary of one of Australia’s best-known children’s books.

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