Russell Drysdale (1912–1981) Soldier, 1942 oil on hardboard ART92623, Image courtesy of the Australian War Memorial

Reality in flames: modern Australian art and the Second World War

An Australian War Memorial Touring Exhibition

Reality in flames explores the different ways in which Australian modernist artists responded creatively to the war, producing work which sought to comprehend cataclysmic events. It also provides a visual history of the period, revealing the war as a transformative force that altered Australia and the world.

Free

26 September - 22 November 2020

Face to face with the option of online! Art After School Term 4 for 5 - 8 Year olds

Wednesday 21 October - Wednesday 9 December 2020, 4.10pm login- for a 4.15pm start (45 minute class). Face to face, arrive at the Gallery for 1 4.15pm start.

All materials supplied for these weekly classes with Kate and the educators at the Gallery. Workshops will be immersive and encouraging of students who like drawing and art and would like to learn more. The block of workshops will start as online via ZOOM, but a face to face optional delivery may become available pending COVID 19 guidelines. Participants will be advised should this become available.The $100 Creative Kids Voucher is available to subsidise this course. Click here for more...

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$110.00

21 October 2020 - 03 February 2021

Weekly for 9 weeks on Wednesdays

04:15 PM - 05:00 PM

Face to Face with the option of online! Art After School Term 4 for 9-12 year olds

Thursday 22 October- Thursday 10 December 2020, 4.10pm log on for a 4.15pm start (1 hour class). Face to face, arrive at 4.15pm.

Art Online! All art material supplied for these weekly classes with Danny. This block of workshops will be immersive and encouraging of students who like drawing and art and would like to learn more. The $100 Creative Kids Voucher is available to subsidise this course. Face to face optional delivery may become available pending COVID 19 guidelines. Participants will be advised should this become available. Click here for more...

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$110.00

22 October 2020 - 04 February 2021

Weekly for 9 weeks on Thursdays

04:15 PM - 05:15 PM

'They Shall Not Grow Old' Roadshow

Sunday afternoon movie 'They Shall Not Grow Old’

As part of the Australian War Memorial 'Reality in Flames: Modern Australian Art & the Second World War' exhibition - we offer a FREE screening this special documentary by Peter Jackson.

The film was created using original footage of the First World War from the Imperial War Museum's archives, most previously unseen, all over 100 years old by the time of release. The film is rate MA. Attendees must be 15 years of age or older. Click here for more...

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Free

15 November 2020

04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

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