Event
Floor talk: Kirstie Rea and Aimee Frodsham
22 June

Join artist Kirstie Rea and Aimee Frodsham, Program Manager, Parliament House Art Collection, in conversation about Rea’s work and the ideas that have inspired her

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

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

CMAG ON SUNDAY: Birds of Clay
Event
Booked Out
4 June
CMAG ON SUNDAY: Birds of Clay
Booked out

Fly into Open Collections to view the Aviary exhibition then flock together in the CMAG studio to sculpt your own bird out of clay

Curator floor talk: Deborah Clark
Event
1 June
Curator floor talk: Deborah Clark

Discover more about the works of art featuring birds, currently nesting in our Open Collections gallery with Deborah Clark, CMAG’s Senior Curator, Visual Arts.

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

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

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

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

NGA COLLECTION VIEWING: Works on Paper by Sidney Nolan
Event
21 April
NGA COLLECTION VIEWING: Works on Paper by Sidney Nolan

Mark Sidney Nolan’s 100th birthday anniversary with an exclusive opportunity to view works on paper in the NGA’s collection

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.

REEL CLASSICS:  Donzoko (the Lower Depths) (1957)
Event
26 March
REEL CLASSICS: Donzoko (the Lower Depths) (1957)

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

REEL CLASSICS:  Les bas-fonds (Underworld) (1936)
Event
19 March
REEL CLASSICS: Les bas-fonds (Underworld) (1936)

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

FLOOR TALK: Preservation and Access
Event
16 March
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.

FLOOR TALK: Significance
Event
9 March
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.

Event
CMAG ON SUNDAY: Cycling through CMAG
5 March

Marvel at Pete Taylor’s bike collection in the Velocity exhibition then design and race your own model bike around the CMAG Studio.

PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP: Repeat repeat
Event
Booked Out
25 February
PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP: Repeat repeat
Booked out

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.

Children’s Sanctuary at Canberra Museum and Gallery
Event
18 February—19 February
Children’s Sanctuary at Canberra Museum and Gallery

A partnership between CMAG, West Belconnen Child & Family Centre, ACT Community Language Schools Association in association with the Multicultural Festival 2017