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  1. The story of Rama | Talks & Lectures Lunchtime talk: The story of Rama
    Jun 4 12:45pm Melanie Eastburn, Curator, Asian Art, and Dr Chaitanya Sambrani, Senior Lecturer, School of Art, Australian National University, introduce the new exhibition of Indian miniatures from the National Museum, New Delhi.
    Venue: Orde Poynton Gallery
    Price : Free
  2. Permanent collection | Assisted Art and dementia
    Jun 5 10:30am – 11:30am Friday with a friend An engaging tour of the collection for people living with dementia and their carers.
    Venue: meet at information desk
    Price : Free (bookings essential)
    Booking: (02) 6240 6632 or email access@nga.gov.au
  3. Special event | Screenings Winter film series 2015
    Jun 10 6:30pm 10 June - 8 July Catch some of the most exciting recent cinema about art, culture and ideas in a program curated and introduced by film writer and curator Simon Weaving. More info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Series ticket: $70, $60 concession, $50 members
  4. Special event | Screenings Winter film series: Iris
    Jun 10 6:30pm (USA, 2014, 78 min, rating TBC) A joyous celebration of the creativity and razor-sharp wit of 93-year-old style icon Iris Apfel. More info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Series ticket: $70, $60 concession, $50 members. Single session: $16, $14 concession, $12 members
  5. Permanent collection | Kids & family stART with art
    Jun 12 10:30am – 12:00pm (ages 2-5 A morning of exploration and creative fun with art and music.
    Venue: meet at information desk
    Price : $12 child, $10 child members, includes materials (free for accompanying adults)
  6. James Turrell | Workshops Exploring the spectrum: sculpture in light and space
    Jun 13 10:30am – 3:30pm A workshop for adults with Vivien Lightfoot, Gallery educator, to build light sculptures inspired by James Turrell's contemplative exploration of the colour spectrum.
    Venue: Small Theatre
    Price : $60, $55 members/concession (includes materials)
  7. Colour my World | Workshops Photography roadshow
    Jun 13 2:00pm – 4:00pm Show off your favourite photographs, share stories and receive advice from curators of Colour my world: handcoloured Australian photography, Shaune Lakin and Anne O'Hehir and conservator James Ward.
    Venue: Gandel Hall
    Price : Free
  8. The story of Rama | Screenings Sita sings the blues
    Jun 14 12:30pm (DVD, 2008, unrated, 81 min) Three hilarious shadow puppets narrate both the ancient tragedy and the modern comedy in this beautifully animated interpretation of the Indian epic Ramayana. Introduced by Dr McComas Taylor, ANU College of Asia & the Pacific.
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Free
  9. NGA Contemporary | Talks & Lectures Streetwise: artist talk
    Jun 16 12:45pm Artist Sarah Contos speaks about her work on display in the NGA Contemporary exhibition. More info
    Venue: NGA Contemporary
    Price : Free
  10. Permanent collection | Kids & family A little look at ART
    Jun 17 10:00am – 12:00pm (ages 0-1 and parents/carers) Join a voluntary guide for an informal tour of the Gallery for parents and carers with babies, followed by coffee and muffins.
    Venue: meet at information desk
    Price : $12, $10 members/concession
  11. Special event | Screenings Winter film series: National Gallery
    Jun 17 6:30pm (France/USA/UK, 2014, 181 mins, 18 +) A unique and insightful look inside London's world famous National Gallery. More info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : $16, $14 concession, $12 members
  12. Colour my World | Assisted Descriptive tour
    Jun 20 2:30pm – 3:30pm for people who are blind or with low vision Descriptive tour of works in Colour my world: handcoloured Australian photography.
    Venue: meet at information desk
    Price : Free (bookings essential)
  13. Permanent collection | Talks & Lectures Artist talk: John Young
    Jun 23 12:45pm Australian artist John Young speaks about his work Castiglione's dream, 1995-96.
    Venue: Australian galleries
    Price : Free
  14. Special event | Screenings Winter film series: El Somni (The Dream)
    Jun 24 6:30pm (Spain, 2014, 82 mins, 18 +) Australian premiere. The world's most extraordinary dinner becomes a sublime cinema experience. More info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : $16, $14 concession, $12 members
  15. Colour my World | Members That 70's show
    Jun 26 5:30pm Escape to the 1970's for an evening of groovy tunes, cocktails and canapes and a curator led tour of Colour my world: handcoloured Australian photography.
    Venue: meet at information desk
    Price : $60 members, $70 guests
  16. Streetwise | Tours Auslan sign-interpreted tour
    Jun 28 2:30pm – 3:30pm Auslan sign-interpreted tour of Streetwise: contemporary print culture, new prints at NGA Contemporary for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.
    Venue: meet at information desk
    Price : Free (bookings essential)
  17. Permanent collection | Tours Rendezvous with art
    Jun 29 10:00am – 12:00pm Learn about works of art on display. Enjoy refreshments in the Members Lounge before joining voluntary guides to discuss selected works of art.
    Venue: meet in main foyer
    Price : $12, $10 members/concession