What's On

Format: 24/03/2019
Format: 24/03/2019

The Collectors’ Gallery

Saturday 6 October 2018 to Sunday 31 October 2021
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Sculpture busts, miniature portraits, ceramics, coins, medals, cutlery, teacups, typewriters, convict bricks and much more!

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Master Directors: The Maggie

Sunday
Sunday, 24 March 2019 - 2pm to 3:45pm
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An American businessman in Scotland is conned into shipping a valuable load of cargo to a Scottish island via a coal powered boat.

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Anna Karenina Oxford World Classic's book cover

Join Rosamund Bartlett for a special lecture exploring Tolstoy's Anna Karenina.

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Samuel Clayton for Charles Manigault, 1818, the earliest known Australian-made bookplate

Bookplate making, collecting and use in Australia

Wednesday
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 - 6pm to 7pm
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Dr Mark Ferson, bookplate enthusiast and founding president of the New Australian Bookplate Society, will speak on 'Bookplate making, collecting and use in Australia' putting these important and frequently artistic marks of provenance in both a historical and contemporary context.

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Talking Deadly text logo on black background

Talking Deadly: Who drives the conversation?

Wednesday
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 - 6pm to 7pm
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Join Nathan “Mudyi” Sentance for the first Talking Deadly talk of the year on blogging as a form of activism and resistance.

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Analysis and Care of Oil Paintings

Thursday
Thursday, 28 March 2019 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
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Led by a painting conservator this workshop focuses on analysing the materials that make up oil paintings and how this impacts on their care.

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Curator Maggie Patton delivering Gallery tour.

Curator Tour

Friday
Friday, 29 March 2019 - 12pm to 1pm
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Every Friday one of our Curators will take you through our exhibitions paying attention to their favourite items and sharing stories from the collections.

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