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  1. Australian art | Talks & Lectures Curator's talk: Abstraction and minimalism
    Mar 31 12:45pm – 1:45pm Lara Nicholls, Assistant Curator, Australian Art, talks about works from an era characterised by strong aesthetic convictions and artistic bravado.
    Price : Free
  2. Colour my world | Talks & Lectures Curators' perspective
    Apr 9 12:45pm Shaune Lakin, Senior Curator, and Ann O'Hehir, Curator, Photography, speak about hand- coloured photographs in the new exhibition
    Venue: Photography gallery
    Price : Free
  3. Indigenous art | Talks & Lectures Artist's talk: Christopher Pease
    Apr 11 12:45pm Noongar artist Christopher Pease discusses how he weav s old and new concepts through his contemporary landscapes.
    Venue: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander galleries
    Price : Free
  4. James Turrell | Talks & Lectures Art as a spiritual experience
    Apr 22 6:00pm – 7:00pm Professor David Tacey, public intellectual, bestselling author and interdisciplinary scholar, on Turrell and art as a spiritual experience.
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : $20, $15 members/concession, $5 students
  5. Special events | Talks & Lectures 8th Australian Print Symposium
    Commences May 1 - May 3 10:00am – 4:30pm The Known World Academics, artists and curators explore the inter-disciplinary nature of the print, its relation to the arts and sciences, revival of analogue technologies and the rise of digital print practices. More info
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : $350, $290 members/concession, $160 students
  6. James Turrell | Talks & Lectures Televisions and Turrell
    May 5 12:45pm Simeran Maxwell, Assistant Curator for James Turrell: A Retrospective, speaks about Turrell's Magnetron series, including his playfully titled work Bullwinkle.
    Venue: James O Fairfax Theatre
    Price : Free
  7. Always & forever | Talks & Lectures Curator's perspective: Ephemeral/Everlasting
    May 7 12:45pm – 1:15pm Elspeth Pitt, Assistant Curator, Australian Prints and Drawings, discusses works by Minna Gilligan and Marian Tubbs and considers how the digital domain has transformed print practices.
    Venue: NGA Contemporary
    Price : Free
  8. Children's exhibition | Talks & Lectures Curator's perspective
    May 21 12:45pm Join Melanie Eastburn, Curator Asian Art as she explores the world of children's costume
    Venue: Children's Gallery
    Price : Free