Santos Atrium

Events Calendar

Talks and tours are available daily. More

Tuesday 8 August, 12.30pm
Lunchtime Talk
 
Elle Freak, Assistant Curator, Australian Paintings and Sculptures, shares her insights into the work of South Australian artists selected for the Ramsay Art Prize.
Cost Free
Where Gallery 9

Tuesday 15 August, 12.30pm
Lunchtime Talk
 
Tracey Lock, Curator of Australian Paintings and Sculpture, introduces new acquisition Self-portrait, c.1935, by South Australian artist Ivor Hele.
Cost Free
Where Gallery 4

Saturday 19 August, 12-4pm
START on the Road

START takes to the road once again for SALA. Participate in free art experiences for children and families in Mount Gambier to herald TARNANTHI 2017.

Sunday 20 August, 10.30am
New Members' Talks and Tours
New Members enjoy a relaxed morning tea, followed by an orientation tour.
Cost Free
Where Meet in the Members’ Lounge
Bookings essential Call 08 8207 7035 or email agsamembers@artgallery.sa.gov.au

Tuesday 22 August, 12.30pm
Lunchtime Talk
 
Rebecca Evans, Curator of European and Australian Decorative Arts, discusses her favourites in the Ramsay Art Prize.
Cost Free
Where Gallery 9

Tuesday 29 August, 12.30pm
Lunchtime Talk
 
Alice Clanachan, Assistant Curator of Prints, Drawings and Photographs, discusses the 19th century French printmaking revival and prints depicting animals.
Cost Free
Where Gallery 18

Friday 1 September
First Fridays
THE AUSTRALIAN ART REVIVAL

Join us to launch the reopening of Gallery 6 and hear from Assistant Director Lisa Slade as she discusses the second half of the twentieth century and the big moments that shaped Australian art. Explore the rehang surrounded by the meaningful sounds of Zephyr Quartet. Experience a suite of musical vignettes that mark the social and cultural landscape of the time, performed by South Australian songstress Zkye.
Cost: Free
Where: Whole Gallery

Tuesday 5 September, 12.30pm
Assistant Director, Artistic Programs Lisa Slade introduces the new display of Australian Art.
Cost Free
Where Gallery 6

Tuesday 12 September, 12.30pm
FRAN FESTIVAL FOCUS

Maria Zagala, Associate Curator of Prints, Drawings and Photographs will talk about the political and feminist printmaking practices of the 1960s and 1970s with a particular focus on Barbara Hanrahan and Ann Newmarch.
Cost Free
Where Gallery 6 & 17

Saturday 16 & Sunday 17 September, 10am-5pm
The FRAN FEST Symposium

The FRAN Festival will hold a 2-day symposium on the 16 –17 September at the Art Gallery of South Australia. The symposium will bring local, national and international feminist artists and writers together to explore issues relevant to the histories and contemporary practice of women’s art.
Cost: Free
Bookings: Book online

Tuesday 19 September, 12.30pm
FRAN FESTIVAL FOCUS

Elle Freak, Assistant Curator of Australian Paintings and Sculpture, considers the sculpture of Bronwyn Oliver on display.
Cost Free
Where Gallery 6
 
Tuesday 26 September, 12.30pm
OZASIA FOCUS

Curator of Asian Art, James Bennett, speaks about Tibetan Tantric art the display Awakening: Art of Buddhism.
Cost Free
Where Gallery 20

Tuesday 3 October, 12.30pm
OZASIA FOCUS

Russell Kelty, Associate Curator of Asian Art, presents on the installation Home by GayBird Leung located on the Goodman Lawns at the University of Adelaide.
Cost Free
Where Goodman Lawns, University of Adelaide

Friday 6 October
First Fridays
FABULOUS FASHION

We’re hosting a red-carpet welcome for the Adelaide Fashion Festival! Hear from fashion designer Paul Vasileff as he shares his experience of being the first South Australian designer to show in the world’s fashion capital, Paris. Take in the display of delicate Paolo Sebastian garments, Vasileff’s label. Try your hand at fashion illustration on a drawing tour (book online) or layback on the lawn and enjoy a refreshment while listening to soul roots trio WANDERERS.
Cost: Free (illustration workshop $10)
Where: Whole Gallery

Friday 6 October
First Fridays Fashion Illustration Drawing Tour

Try your hand at fashion illustration on a drawing tour led by illustrator Sue Ninham through the Melrose Wing. All materials are supplied and no prior experience is necessary.
Where: meet in the Vestibule.
Cost: $10
Bookings: online

Tuesday 10 October, 12.30pm
ADELAIDE FASHION FESTIVAL FOCUS

Rebecca Evans, Curator of European and Australian Decorative Arts, introduces the display Paolo Sebastian: X.
Cost Free
Where Gallery 13
 
Tuesday 17 October, 12.30pm
TARNANTHI FESTIVAL FOCUS

Artistic Director of TARNANTHI Nici Cumpston, introduces the exhibition in Gallery 25.
Cost Free
Where Gallery 25

Programs subject to change without notice. 

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