Event
TEMPORARY CLOSURE : Canberra Museum and Gallery
27 March—12 May

CMAG will be closed to the public Mon 27 March - Fri 12 May 2017 to allow for replacement of our building’s heating, ventilation and air conditioning system.

Hannah Quinlivan: Anatomy of a Drawing
Exhibition
13 April—30 July
Hannah Quinlivan: Anatomy of a Drawing

Utilising the glass-walled space of the gallery, Hannah Quinlivan dissects the elements of a drawing in an inversion of classic anatomical drawing

KIRSTIE REA the land : a 20 year survey
Exhibition
13 May—20 August
KIRSTIE REA the land : a 20 year survey

Exploring the separation between our increasingly urbanised lives and the experience of the rural environment.

Precision: CMAG survey equipment
Exhibition
13 May—20 August
Precision: CMAG survey equipment

A display of theodolites from the CMAG Collection which is part of a larger holding of survey equipment used to chart the ACT

REEL CLASSICS: Rififi (1955)
Event
14 May
REEL CLASSICS: Rififi (1955)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

Artist Talk: Kirstie Rea
Event
18 May
Artist Talk: Kirstie Rea

Join award-winning and highly respected Canberra artist, Kirstie Rea, as she provides an insight into her practice and reflects on her work and teaching career over the past 30 years

Aviary
Exhibition
22 May—30 July
Aviary

Aviary presents a gaggle of bird sculptures, paintings, prints and drawings drawn largely from the CMAG collection, which will be flocking into the gallery and nesting for several months

REEL CLASSICS: Harvey (1950) + Rope (1948)
Event
28 May
REEL CLASSICS: Harvey (1950) + Rope (1948)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

CURATOR FLOOR TALK - KIRSTIE REA the land: a 20 year survey
Event
8 June
CURATOR FLOOR TALK - KIRSTIE REA the land: a 20 year survey

Mark Bayly, CMAG’s Assistant Director Exhibitions and Collections, is curator of the exhibition KIRSTIE REA the land: a 20 year survey

Event
REEL CLASSICS: The Devil to Pay (1962) & Three in One (1957)
18 June

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

REEL CLASSICS: Blood on the Moon (1948)
Event
25 June
REEL CLASSICS: Blood on the Moon (1948)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

REEL CLASSICS: Medium Cool (1969)
Event
9 July
REEL CLASSICS: Medium Cool (1969)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

SCHOOL HOLIDAY WORKSHOP: Scissors Paper Rock
Event
12 July—13 July
SCHOOL HOLIDAY WORKSHOP: Scissors Paper Rock

Roll up your sleeves and get ready to play!

REEL CLASSICS: Guess Who's coming to Dinner (1967)
Event
30 July
REEL CLASSICS: Guess Who's coming to Dinner (1967)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

Exhibition
Pulp Fiction
12 August—15 October

A collection of pulp novels and original cover art from the collection of the late Graeme Flanagan and James Doig

REEL CLASSICS: Blow-Up (1966)
Event
13 August
REEL CLASSICS: Blow-Up (1966)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

REEL CLASSICS: The Apartment (1960)
Event
27 August
REEL CLASSICS: The Apartment (1960)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema