Member Events

Member Events

Members not only support the Gallery, they also receive discounted tickets to all our events and gain access to an exclusive program of Members-only activities, including these events coming up:

New Members’ Welcome Tours
If you’ve recently become a Member, come in for a relaxed morning tea and introductory tour of the Gallery with our compliments. Email us to register your attendance or telephone 08 8207 7050.  

Sunday 24 August 2014 at 10.30am
Wednesday 17 September 2014 at 10.30am
Wednesday 15 October 2014 at 10.30am
Sunday 23 November 2014 at 10.30am
Wednesday 10 December 2014 at 10.30am
 

Members’ Guide to the Gallery
On the first Wednesday of the month the Gallery Guides present a special tour for Members. Join us before the tour for morning tea in the Members’ Lounge at 10am or meet at the Information Desk in the Atrium at 10.30am to join the tour. Please register your attendance with the membership office by telephoning
08 8207 7050.   

Wednesday 6 August 2014 The World of Mortimer Menpes: painter, etcher, raconteur
Wednesday 3 September 2014 Bling through the Ages / Painful Experiences
Wednesday 1 October 2014 The Extreme Climate of Nicholas Folland
Wednesday 5 November 2014 Above and Below: Australian landscapes from the Gallery's Collection
Wednesday 3 December 2014 Elegant Pursuits: Arts of the East Asian Scholar 


Members' Book Club
Get involved with our Book Club exclusively for Members! The Book Club meets for an hour a month from February to November, with meetings facilitated by Gallery Guides.  The Gallery Shop is offering a discount to Book Club Members' on book list purchases. 

May discussion   The Hare with Amber Eyes by Edmund De Waal
June discussion The Heart Garden by Janine Burke
July discussion An Artist of the Floating World by Kazuo Ishiguro
August discussion Mistress, Model, Muse and Mentor by Robert Julian Hafner
September discussion Ruby Moonlight by Ali Cobby Eckermann
October discussion Heysen to Heysen: Selected letters of Hans Heysen and Nora Heysen by Catherine Speck
November discussion Australian Notebooks by Betty Churcher 
 
Cost: Free to Members
Where: various locations in the Art Gallery Collection
Bookings essential: LIMITED PLACES call 08 8207 7050 to register for 2015 Book Club groups.

Fashion Icons Teaser Talk
Be among the first to hear about Fashion Icons: Masterpieces from the collection of the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris at Members-only teaser talks by Robert Reason, Curator of European and Australian Decorative Arts.  Robert will present highlights of the haute couture garments created by France's leading fashion designers to be included in this exhibition. Fashion Icons opens exclusively at the Art Gallery of South Australia on 25 October 2014.

When: Thursday 28 August, 10.30am OR Thursday 25 September, 5.30pm
Where: Radford Auditorium
Bookings essential: Call 08 8207 7035 or BOOK NOW 
Cost: $15 Members

CONTEMPORARY COLLECTORS
Be inspired by the world of contemporary art with the Contemporary Collectors Program presented exclusively for members of  Contemporary Collectors. Find out more about upcoming Contemporary Collectors events here.

For further information on Contemporary Collectors membership or upcoming events phone the Contemporary Collectors Coordinator or email: cc.agsa@artgallery.sa.gov.au.



FOUNDATION
 
The Foundation is the major benefaction group at the Art Gallery of South Australia. For further information about the Foundation please phone 08 8207 7040 or email: agsafoundation@artgallery.sa.gov.au.

 

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