Exhibition
Unfinished business
21 February—23 September

A photographic exhibition that tells 30 stories of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living with disability

Celebration: 20 years of collecting visual art at CMAG
Exhibition
24 March—17 June
Celebration: 20 years of collecting visual art at CMAG

An exhibition which showcases the rich collections of visual art at the Canberra Museum and Gallery 

Tiki takeover: Tikis from the collection of Nicky Gallagher
Exhibition
7 April—30 September
Tiki takeover: Tikis from the collection of Nicky Gallagher

Explore Nicky Gallagher’s extensive collection of tikis and tiki-inspired memorabilia

School Holiday Workshop: Facetime
Event
Booked Out
18 April—19 April
School Holiday Workshop: Facetime
Booked out

Study faces and figures in the Nolan Collection Gallery and then pose for a black and white photoshoot in the CMAG studio

For the love of film - Andrew Pike: Adventures in the Film Trade
Event
20 April
For the love of film - Andrew Pike: Adventures in the Film Trade

Andrew Pike will take us on a journey through the Australian film trade, viewed from the perspective of a Canberra-based distributor and exhibitor

Heritage Festival Event: Preserving your stories
Event
21 April
Heritage Festival Event: Preserving your stories

The University of Canberra, in collaboration with Canberra Museum and Gallery, and the Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materialis celebrating the 2018 Heritage Festival 

CMAG on Sunday: Matilda’s Possum-skin cloak
Event
6 May
CMAG on Sunday: Matilda’s Possum-skin cloak

Structured afternoon workshops, led by local artist Jacqueline Bradley. See Matilda House’s ceremonial garment, discover her intricate drawings of the Canberra region inside the cloak, and touch a real possum skin! 

T is for Toddler: Pocket Treasures
Event
8 May—10 May
T is for Toddler: Pocket Treasures

Inspired by the exhibition Celebration: 20 years of collecting visual art at CMAG children aged 2–3 years and their carers will explore creative approaches to collecting

Director Talk: International Museums Day
Event
18 May
Director Talk: International Museums Day

Join CMAG’s Director Shane Breynard for an insight into what the institution is planning to collect in the years ahead 

Event
For the love of film - A Private Collection: Reaching for the Stars
25 May

Friends of the National Film and Sound Archive presents stories that celebrate film.

Talk Series: Conversation about Sculpture
Event
31 May
Talk Series: Conversation about Sculpture

Join David Broker, and artists Wendy Teakel and Ham Darroch, as they discuss from all angles the sculptures on display from the CMAG collection.

Tour: CMAG Collections Store and Artist Books
Event
8 June
Tour: CMAG Collections Store and Artist Books

Join Graeme Tie, CMAG’s Collections Manager, for an exclusive behind the scenes tour of CMAG’s collection store

Talk Series: Conversation about Photography
Event
14 June
Talk Series: Conversation about Photography

Join CMAG’s Director Shane Breynard in conversation with artists Mark Mohell, and Ted Richards

The Foundation Collection
Exhibition
The Foundation Collection

Works on display from the Nolan Collection by eminent Australian artist, Sir Sidney Nolan.

Exhibition
Canberra stories

Social history artefacts and visual art from CMAG's permanent collection tell stories about sport, business and community in our region.