Exhibition
Mariana del Castillo: Fugitive faith – a conscripted oath
1 October—26 March 2017

In this exhibition the artist continues to explore the themes and forms of her recent work, employing largely recycled materials…

Memory of the World in Canberra
Exhibition
12 November—19 March 2017
Memory of the World in Canberra

Discover the rich documentary heritage held in Canberra’s premier cultural institutions and the contribution made to the UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Register by Canberra's librarians, archivists, curators and conservators.

PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP: Repeat repeat
Event
25 February 2017
PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP: Repeat repeat

Discover the decorative qualities in the work of Sidney Nolan, then head to the CMAG Studio to explore printed repeat patterns on paper and fabric.

Canberra stories
Exhibition
Canberra stories

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

Circle
Exhibition
25 November—12 February 2017
Circle

Original works by celebrated author-artist Jeannie Baker from her new book Circle

Velocity : Vintage Racing Bikes
Exhibition
1 December—13 March 2017
Velocity : Vintage Racing Bikes

Highlights from the collection of Peter Taylor, ranging from rare Post World War II European bikes to an Australian bike raced at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics

CMAG on Sunday: Something to remember
Event
4 December
CMAG on Sunday: Something to remember

Join us for an afternoon of structured workshops, led by local artist Jacqueline Bradley

Glass Alphabet
Exhibition
17 December—10 September 2017
Glass Alphabet

This unique conceptual work was instigated by curator, Mel George – herself a distinguished glass artist. The work is composed of 26 individual objects, each depicting a letter of the alphabet, produced by some of Australia’s most prominent glass artists connected with the Canberra region.

BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR: Noel Butlin Archives Centre
Event
2 February 2017
BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR: Noel Butlin Archives Centre

Join University Archivist, Maggie Shapley, for an exclusive opportunity to tour the repository situated over the Parkes Way tunnel

Event
COLLECTOR TALK: Peter Taylor and Mark Bayly
4 February 2017

Join vintage racing bike collector, Peter Taylor and Mark Bayly, Assistant Director, Exhibitions and Collections for a conversation about everything from spokes to handlebars

FLOOR TALK: Conservation
Event
2 March 2017
FLOOR TALK: Conservation

To write an informed history we need to preserve the records of the past.

FLOOR TALK: Significance
Event
9 March 2017
FLOOR TALK: Significance

The significance of items included on the UNESCO Memory of the World Australian Register list gives us insight into our history and heritage.

FLOOR TALK: Preservation and Access
Event
16 March 2017
FLOOR TALK: Preservation and Access

Access to collections is crucial for communities and researchers to ensure historical evidence is preserved and available to deepen our understanding of our past.

Kirstie Rea: The land. A 20 year survey
Exhibition
13 May 2017—20 August 2017
Kirstie Rea: The land. A 20 year survey

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