First Fridays is proudly presented by Santos
We are firing up Friday night at the Art Gallery by staying open after hours on the first Friday of every month. Hear great talks, unwind to live music and take in the latest exhibitions and displays.
Think of the Gallery as a launch pad for your weekend; have a bite to eat and something to drink at Art Gallery Food + Wine, browse in the Gallery Shop and immerse yourself in art and culture with an amazing mix of eclectic characters – then lose yourself in the city as you head off to other gigs, shows and events.
When The first Friday of every month, 5-9pm
Where Art Gallery of South Australia
Cost Free admission. Charges may apply for special exhibitions.
Enquiries Call 08 8207 7000 or email email@example.com
FRIDAY 5 MAY
DUELS + DUETS
Enjoy an exclusive performance by sibling artists Bridget and Alison Currie, hear from local artist Ben Leslie about his work in Versus Rodin and relax over a drink with DJ TR!P.
DUELS + DUETS
VERSUS RODIN: BODIES ACROSS SPACE AND TIME in Gallery 25
Last exhibition admissions 8.30pm
GUIDED TOURS 5pm & 7pm
Versus Rodin or Bodies in Art
Choose between a tour of Versus Rodin (ticket required) or a tour through the permanent collection looking at bodies in art.
Where: Atrium Information desk
DJ TR!P from 5.00pm
Relax into the weekend with Versus Rodin resident DJ TR!P.
Where: Sculpture Courtyard
ARTIST IN-CONVERSATION 6pm
Join local artist Ben Leslie in conversation with curator Russell Kelty as they discuss Ben’s work in Versus Rodin.
Where: Gallery 23B
THINGS MEETING NOW – Performance 5pm & 7pm
Things Meeting Now is a collaborative project between siblings Alison and Bridget Currie. Combining movement and objects, the performance is in response to Bridget Currie’s work
in the Versus Rodin Exhibition.
Where: Gallery 25
Exhibition ticket required
Music performance 6pm & 7.30pm
Warm up inside with smooth sounds from Quincy's Quartet.
FLASH SALE 5–7pm
10% off the Versus Rodin catalogue & Snow Dome
20% off all Louenheide bags
Where: Gallery Shop
ART GALLERY FOOD + WINE
Enjoy a light supper or shared plate, sit back with cold beverage while taking in the atmosphere and hospitality of AGF+W.
FRIDAY 2 JUNE
CLASSIC V'S CONTEMPORARY
Experience a contemporary take on classicism with Zephyr Quartet and enjoy an arrangement developed in response to Rodin’s explorations of the body. Take a tour of Versus Rodin or the new Ramsay Art Prize, then sit back with a drink and enjoy the entertaining music curated by DJ Tr!p.
FRIDAY 7 JULY
The Ramsay Art Prize is in full swing! Experience a guided tour to learn more about the country’s richest art prize for young contemporary artists. Join our First Friday drawing tour or sit back and enjoy the distinctive jazz tunes of the James Muller Quartet.
7pm AUSLAN tour of Ramsey Art Prize.
FRIDAY 4 AUGUST
High-energy funk band Local Revolution will kick off this South Australian focused First Friday. Meet and greet some South Australian artists and learn more about the state of art in South Australia.