Cy Twombly Three studies from the Temeraire
Paul Cézanne Bords de la Marne
Jacques Blanchard Mars and the vestal virgin.
Monet and the Impressionists
This exhibition features 29 works by Claude Monet alongside other masterpieces by Renoir, Pissarro, Cézanne, Degas, Sisley and others, most of which have never been shown before in Australia.
until 26 January 2009
Half Light is the first major survey of Indigenous artists engaging with the photographic medium and the portrait. This exhibition includes 140 works by 15 of Australia's most renowned Indigenous artists.
until 22 February 2009
Genji - the world of the Shining Prince
The Tale of the Genji is one of Japan's greatest cultural achievements. 2008 marks the 1000th anniversary of Japan's oldest novel. Featuring about 70 works, this exhibition shows the imaginative power of Japanese artists to adapt and translate this timeless and popular tale.
until 15 February 2009
An exhibition of 19 works by Australian landscape artist, Horace Trenerry, whose work has been compared to that of van Gogh and Monet.
until 15 March 2009
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Every Wednesday until 9pm
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Monet and the Impressionists adult $18, concession $12, family $48
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IMAGE CREDIT: Cy Twombly Three studies from the Temeraire 1998-99 (detail). Purchased 2004 with funds provided by the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales and the Art Gallery of New South Wales Foundation, with the assistance of the following major donors: Kerry Packer AC & Roslyn Packer, Jillian Broadbent AO, Peter Weiss AM, Ginny & Leslie Green, Geoff & Vicki Ainsworth, Catriona & Simon Mordant, Susan Rothwell, Ann Corlett, Rowena Danziger AM & Ken Coles AM, Energy Australia, Brian France AM & Phillippa France, Chris & Yvonne Gorman, John & Inge Grant, Penelope & Harry Seidler AC OBE, John Symond AM, Isaac & Susan Wakil and a number of other private individuals. © Cy Twombly. Courtesy Gagosian Gallery, London; Paul Cézanne Bords de la Marne circa 1888 (detail). Purchased 2008 with funds provided by the Art Gallery of New South Wales Foundation, the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales and donors to the Masterpiece Fund in joint celebration of the Foundation's 25th anniversary and Edmund Capon AM OBE's 30th anniversary as Director of the Gallery; Jacques Blanchard Mars and the vestal virgin 1638 (detail). Purchased with funds resulting from a gift by James Fairfax AO with the support of the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales 2007. Collection Art Gallery of New South Wales; Claude Monet Waterlilies 1905. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, gift of Edward Jackson Holmes. Photograph © MFA Boston; Ricky Maynard Wik Elder, Bruce 2000. Gelatin silver photograph. Purchased with funds provided by Amanda and Andrew Love 2002. Collection Art Gallery of New South Wales. © Ricky Maynard. Licensed by Viscopy, 2008; Utagawa Hiroshige/Utagawa Kunisada Garden in snow (detail), from the series 'Genji of the east' 1854. Collection Art Gallery of New South Wales. Yasuko Myer Bequest Fund 2007; Horace Trenerry Aldinga pines circa 1945. Private collection loan. © Estate of Horace Trenerry