Event
SCREENING: Early Australian cinema - The Pictures That Moved: Australian cinema 1896-1920
19 January 2018

The birth of the Australian film industry coincided with Federation, and this compilation film tracks its first two decades

Talk: The art of bookplate design
Event
6 December 2017
Talk: The art of bookplate design

The art of bookplate design is personal – a way of marking possession of books but also reflecting the personality of the owner

CMAG ON SUNDAY: Sculpt your place in history
Event
3 December
CMAG ON SUNDAY: Sculpt your place in history

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

FLOOR TALK: Meredith Hinchliffe
Event
1 December—1 December
FLOOR TALK: Meredith Hinchliffe

Exhibition curator Meredith Hinchliffe will spin a yarn about the history of the Canberra Spinners and Weavers organisation. 

Reel Classics: The Girl with the Hatbox (1927) + Battleship Potemkin (1925)
Event
26 November
Reel Classics: The Girl with the Hatbox (1927) + Battleship Potemkin (1925)

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

Then, Now & Into The Future: Women in Design
Event
24 November
Then, Now & Into The Future: Women in Design

How did a ‘new woman’ navigate a career in design at the beginning of the 20th Century? 

Alberto Dias Soares: Architect and clergyman 1830-1909
Event
6 December—6 December
Alberto Dias Soares: Architect and clergyman 1830-1909

Join architectural historian Ken Charlton and conservator Emily Birks to learn about the work and life of Alberto Dias Soares, and the conservation of some very special objects being offered to the Canberra Museum and Gallery (CMAG) Collection.

Reel Classics: Occurrence at Owl Creek (1962) + The Red badge of Courage (1951)
Event
12 November
Reel Classics: Occurrence at Owl Creek (1962) + The Red badge of Courage (1951)

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

Canberra Treasure: The Cover Story, Part 2
Event
10 November
Canberra Treasure: The Cover Story, Part 2

Radio personality and record collector David Kilby takes us on a quirky show-and-tell journey through the vinyl album covers of yesteryear

Event
Curator talk: Jennifer Thompson
9 November

Discover more about the intriguing relationship between Arthur Boyd and Sidney Nolan with Jennifer Thompson, Collections and Exhibitions Manager at Bundanon Trust

CMAG ON SUNDAY: Off grid
Event
5 November
CMAG ON SUNDAY: Off grid

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

Reel Classics: Crimes and Misdemeanours (1989)
Event
29 October
Reel Classics: Crimes and Misdemeanours (1989)

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

Reel Classics: The Lady From Shanghai (1947)
Event
15 October
Reel Classics: The Lady From Shanghai (1947)

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

Screening: Pulp classics - The Adventures of Captain Marvel (1941)
Event
13 October
Screening: Pulp classics - The Adventures of Captain Marvel (1941)

Friends of the National Film and Sound Archive present pulp classics

Event
Curator Floor Talk - Eirene Mort: a livelihood
12 October 2017—12 October 2017

Glimpse into the mind of a curator with Dale Middleby, CMAG’s Senior Curator Social History, as she explores Eirene Mort: a livelihood

CMAG On Sunday: History repeats
Event
8 October
CMAG On Sunday: History repeats

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

Reel Classics: Tale of Ruby Rose (1987)
Event
24 September
Reel Classics: Tale of Ruby Rose (1987)

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