Opening hours: Tuesday - Sunday, 11am-5pm

Watson Road

Observatory Hill (The Rocks)

Public Programs

Public Programs

Sunday afternoon @ the Gallery

Sunday 21 October, 3pm  Join Portia Geach Memorial Award exhibiting artist Tianli Zu along with her sitter Monika Tu, entrepreneur and founding director of the Black Diamondz real estate group, philanthropist and supporter of the arts.

Sunday 28 October, 3pm Join Jude Rae and Gina Bruce, who will be discussing their works in the exhibtion.

Sunday 4 November, 3pm Join Kathrin Longhurst and Kim Leutwyler, who discuss the challenges of painting their life partners.

Sunday 11 November, 3pm Deborah Walker has painted young literature student Georgia Gibbs in the guise of avatrix Amy Johnson.  Susan O’Doherty and Yvonne East have painted self portraits and all will discuss their works in the exhibition.

Sunday 25 November, 3pm Join the 2018 Portia Geach Memorial Award winner Zoe Young along with Pam Tippett as they discuss their differing approach to painting the portraits of well-known sitters – Bruce Beresford, Jess Miller and John Waters.

Sunday 2 December, 3pm Christine Webb will be joined by her sitters, artists Elisabeth Cummings and Robin Lawrence. They will be joined by Sophie Haythornwaite who has painted writer Denise Leith.

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Tuesday 12 noon@ the Gallery

Free introduction to the exhibition on Tuesdays at 12pm

* Introductory talks are subject to staff availability & audience size