Events

Bathurst Regional Art Gallery is strongly committed to audience development and has an active and lively range of public programs. The aim of these programs is to reach as many different groups of visitors as possible and to principally connect people with art.

Programs include a variety of activities including: artist & curator floor talks; workshops; master classes; weekend art classes; concerts; film nights; school holiday workshops and guided tours on request.

Regular public programs include artist talks by guest speakers in conjunction with most exhibitions. Special events such as lectures, concerts, performance and practical workshops cater for a broad range of audiences.

Free guided tours of the Gallery are available to school groups, bus tours and community groups and visits to the Hill End Residency cottages can also be arranged.

 GUIDED TOURS OF THE UNFLINCHING GAZE: photo media & the male figure 
EVERY SATURDAY 21 October  - 25 November 2017, 11 AM - 12PM

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An hour of insights into the artworks and themes of The Unflinching Gaze: photo media & the male figure

No booking required.  Entry is FREE.  

For further information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 02 6333 6555

 

IMAGE: Fergus Greer, Leigh Bowery, SessionVII, Look 34, June 1994.  Courtesy Fergus Greer


 

 

 

 

FILM FESTIVAL 
THURSDAY  16 November  2017,  6PM

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THURSDAY 16 NOVEMBER, 6PM: DIOR AND I.  This documentary follows fashion designer Raf Simons' debut season at Christian Dior S.A as he puts together, in just eight weeks, his first haute couture show.  RSVP by Wednesday 15 November 2017 to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 02 6333 6555

IMAGE: Owen Leong, Milk Teeth 2014, archival pigment print on cotton paper, edition of 5 + 2Ap, 120 x 120cm.  Courtesy of the artists and Artereal Gallery Sydney.

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 THE UNFLINCHING GAZE: photo media & the male figure 

CURATOR'S TALK & TOUR

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CURATOR'S TALK - THURSDAY 23 NOVEMBER 2017, 6PM. Gossip: Andy Warhol's Private Life & His Art.  Join us for an illustrated lecture by BRAG Director Richard Perram OAM.

CURATOR'S TOUR - THURSDAY 30 NOVEMBER 2017, 6PM.  Just the Bare Essentials.  Dare to bare with Richard Perram OAM as he takes you on a group nude tour of the exhibition.  RSVP essential by Wednesday 29 November 2017. For bookings email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 02 6333 6555

 All public programs at BRAG are FREE. 

For further information on all public programs for The Unflinching Gaze Click here

 

 

IMAGE:UNKNOWN AUSTRALIAN,The 9th Field Brigade (Detail),24/2/1938 (Liverpool, NSW), photo negative (copied from original nitrate photograph) 35mm. Collection State Library NSW

 

ARTIST TALK - WILLIAM YANG
THURSDAY 9 November  2017,  6PM

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William Yang is arguably one of Australia’s most important social observers and documenters, a selection of Yang’s photographs is presented in BRAG’s current exhibition The Unflinching Gaze: photomedia & the male figure. 

This Thursday William Yang will be at Bathurst Regional Art Gallery delivering a FREE illustrated talk on The Male  Nude at 6 pm, a theme that has fascinated and sustained him throughout his career.

RSVP by Wednesday 8 November to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 6333 6555, or just come  along.

 

IMAGE: Allan from the monologue Sadness 1988-1988, one of 19 geltain silver prints, edition of 6, 50.8 x 40.6 cm each. Courtesy of the artist and Stills Gallery

 

 

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