Santos Atrium

Events Calendar

Talks and tours are available daily. More

Tuesday 25 July, 12.30pm
Lunchtime Talk
 
Leigh Robb, Curator of Contemporary Art, discusses the first Ramsay Art Prize: focusing on new tendencies, practices and languages in Australian art.
Cost Free
Where Gallery 9

Tuesday 1 August, 12.30pm
Lunchtime Talk 
Join Assistant Director, Artistic Programs, Lisa Slade, in conversation with artist Sally Smart as part of the Gallery’s South Australian Living Artists (SALA) Festival celebrations.
Cost Free
Where Vestibule

Wednesday 2 August, 10.30am & 11.30am
Members' Guide to the Gallery, Linda Jackson and Utopia or Flowers
Enjoy a morning tea served 30 minutes prior to your tour.
Cost Free
Where Meet in the Function Room
Bookings essential Call 08 8207 7035 or email agsamembers@artgallery.sa.gov.au

Friday 4 August, 5-9pm
First Fridays, SALA Soul

High-energy funk band Local Revolution kick off this South Australian-focused First Friday. Meet and greet some South Australian artists and join them in a panel discussion about the state of art in South Australia.
Cost Free
Where Gallery wide

Friday 4 August 6–8.30pm
NEO, Local Legends

The South Australian Living Artists (SALA) Festival returns with works of art by local legends and talented teens. Join Neo in the celebrations with an illustration extravaganza set amid the 2017 Senior Secondary drawing exhibition. Try unconventional drawing techniques and digital applications alongside local artists or dance the night away to teen DJs and musical maestros.
Age suitability 13-17 year olds
Cost Free
NEO Bookings essential Call 08 82077109 or email public.programs@artgallery.sa.gov.au

Saturday 5 August, 3-4pm
SALA Event
Drawing Tour with Christopher Orchard
Join renowned artist and educator Christopher Orchard on a drawing tour in the Elder Wing of Australian Art.
Materials are supplied and no prior experience is necessary.
Age suitability 16+ , those under 18 will need to be accompanied by an adult
Cost $10 with exhibition entry
Bookings Essential call 08 8207 7035 or book online
Enquiries call 08 8207 7035 or email public.programs@artgallery.sa.gov.au

Sunday 6 August, 11am-3pm
START at the Gallery, Art Alive

Showcasing South Australia’s youngest Living Artists in the 6th annual START Art Prize exhibition. Prize winners are announced at 12pm followed by an afternoon of festivities featuring artist painting demonstrations and the START Art Prize exhibition.
Age suitability 3-12 years old and their families
Cost Free
Where Gallery wide
Enquiries 08 8207 7578

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

Programs subject to change without notice. 

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