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

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.

CMAG ON SUNDAY: Cycling through CMAG
Event
5 March
CMAG ON SUNDAY: Cycling through CMAG

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

COLLECTOR TALK: Peter Taylor and Stephen Hodge
Event
4 February
COLLECTOR TALK: Peter Taylor and Stephen Hodge

Join vintage racing bike collector, Pete Taylor and Stephen Hodge, former professional cyclist from 1987 to 1996 in conversation

BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR: Noel Butlin Archives Centre
Event
Booked Out
2 February
BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR: Noel Butlin Archives Centre
Booked out

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

CMAG on Sunday: Something to remember
Event
4 December 2016
CMAG on Sunday: Something to remember

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

Exhibition
Velocity : Vintage Racing Bikes
1 December 2016—23 March

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

REEL CLASSICS: Out of the Past (1947) + Nightmare Alley (1947)
Event
27 November 2016
REEL CLASSICS: Out of the Past (1947) + Nightmare Alley (1947)

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

ARTIST TALK: Jeannie Baker
Event
Booked Out
25 November 2016
ARTIST TALK: Jeannie Baker
Booked out

Join award winning author-artist Jeannie Baker as she delves into her artistic process and the often personal, extraordinary journeys of…

Circle
Exhibition
25 November 2016—12 February
Circle

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

 FLOOR TALK: Dale Middleby and Ros Russell
Event
16 November 2016
FLOOR TALK: Dale Middleby and Ros Russell

Join Dale Middleby, CMAG’s Senior Curator, Social History and Ros Russell, Chair, UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Committee for a conversation about the exhibition, Memory of the World in Canberra

Event
REEL CLASSICS: The Captain from Kopenick (1956) + Carbide and Sorrel (1963)
13 November 2016

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

VIRTUAL REALITY: Memory of the World opening weekend
Event
12 November 2016—13 November 2016
VIRTUAL REALITY: Memory of the World opening weekend

Transport yourself to the Pacific Islands and remote regions of Australia, surrounded by the sounds of local language conveyed via a virtual reality experience

Memory of the World in Canberra
Exhibition
12 November 2016—19 March
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.