Event
Important visitor information
28 January—31 December

CMAG is open Monday to Saturday from 10am to 5pm. The CMAG Café is open from 8.30am to 3pm Monday…

The Nolan Collection
Exhibition
The Nolan Collection

The Nolan Collection is an iconic group of paintings from 1945 to 1953 by Sidney Nolan that the artist gifted to the nation in 1974

Seeing Canberra
Exhibition
7 March 2020—24 July
Seeing Canberra

As a city initiated as an imagined capital for the new Australian nation, Canberra has been a place that quickly invited visual representation

Crafting Canberra
Exhibition
Crafting Canberra

Bringing together works of art and social history objects from the CMAG collection, Crafting Canberra explores how the Canberra community…

Anna Madeleine Raupach: Unequal hours
Exhibition
23 January—15 May
Anna Madeleine Raupach: Unequal hours

Through reference to the theme of temporality in both local systems and global phenomena - from the Canberra light rail…

HABITAT: Ways of living
Exhibition
6 March—19 June
HABITAT: Ways of living

Examining imagery alluding to the built environment, HABITAT: Ways of living features works by artists from Canberra and around Australia

Remembrances of my youth
Exhibition
20 March—3 July
Remembrances of my youth

Over 1982 and 1983 Sidney Nolan grew increasingly interested in the possibilities of working with spray paint on a large…

Don’t forget the Milk: Celebrating 50 Years of Canberra Milk
Exhibition
3 April—31 July
Don’t forget the Milk: Celebrating 50 Years of Canberra Milk

Proudly sponsored by Capitol Chilled Foods, this exhibition celebrates 50 years since the ACT Milk Authority was established

Canberra Re-Seen Workshop Three: Ambivalent Landscapes
Event
10 April—1 May
Canberra Re-Seen Workshop Three: Ambivalent Landscapes

Join CMAG and PhotoAccess for a unique photography workshop program developing your unique vision of our city

Event
Suburban Archaeology Symposium
17 April

 A half-day event on how archaeology assists in the 'reimagining' of Canberra's past and heritage and in conservation practice

Curator talk: Canberra reimagined through the artists’ lens
Event
21 April
Curator talk: Canberra reimagined through the artists’ lens

As it developed, artists have seen Canberra through different lenses, and these have shaped the way they understood and interpreted…

Reel Classics: They Were Expendable (1945)
Event
24 April
Reel Classics: They Were Expendable (1945)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

CMAG on Saturday: A big Canberra sky
Event
1 May
CMAG on Saturday: A big Canberra sky

Make a work of art inspired by the big blue skies of Canberra featured in the Seeing Canberra exhibition

In conversation: Indigenous architecture with James Tylor
Event
Cancelled
5 May
In conversation: Indigenous architecture with James Tylor
Cancelled

Join us for a conversational floor talk with artist James Tylor and exhibition curator Mark Bayly about Indigenous architecture in Australia

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Reel Classics: Le Plaisir (1952)
8 May

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

Guest speaker: Liveability, urban renewal and public space
Event
26 May
Guest speaker: Liveability, urban renewal and public space

Join Ann Cleary as she discusses the liveability and social issues reflected in the HABITAT: Ways of living exhibition

Reel Classics: Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997) + Lessons of Darkness (1992)
Event
29 May
Reel Classics: Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997) + Lessons of Darkness (1992)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema