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31 May 17
George Coates, “Australian official war artists 1916-1918”, 1920 (detail), Australian War Memorial

Artists of the Great War

National Gallery of Australia

Artists of the Great War explores the horrors of the First World War, palpably expressed in the work of Australia’s official war artists and their combatant and non-combatant peers. This...

30 Nov 16
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16 Jul 17
Portrait of Dawn Didrickson

Athol Shmith Fashion Photographs

National Library of Australia

Enter the elegant, bold and often glamorous world of Melbourne photographer Athol Shmith (1914–1990). A selection of stunning black and white prints from the National Library of Australia's large...

8 Dec 16
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8 Dec 17
Political Destiny. Malcolm Turnbull draped in a cloak with a dagger seemingly holding him back.

Behind the Lines 2016: The year’s best political cartoons

Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House

Behind the Lines 2016: The year's best political cartoons celebrates the role of political cartoonists in Australia and highlights the power that their drawings have in contributing to our daily...

1 Nov 16
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8 Sep 17
Collection Highlights Tour

Collection Highlights Tour

National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery offers a free thirty minute tour of their Collection every day. Explore the building and immerse yourself into the artistic world. Learn some background information on...

17 Dec 16
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9 Apr 17
National Portrait Gallery interior

Digital Portraiture Award 2016

National Portrait Gallery

The Digital Portraiture Award was established in 2012 to support the growth of digital portraiture, a distinct genre of digital art. Now in its fifth year, seven finalists were selected from over 270...

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