Event
Family Floor talk: Nolan and St Kilda
20 February

Explore the extraordinary little-known story of the connection between the Civic Merry Go Round and Nolan's art practice

Reel Classics: Europa (1991)
Event
13 February
Reel Classics: Europa (1991)

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

Talk: The Gents – vintage signs from the city to the outback
Event
3 February 2021
Talk: The Gents – vintage signs from the city to the outback

Who travels around Australia and takes 1000s of photos of old signs? The Gents, that’s who!

Screening: NEON (2015)
Event
27 January 2021
Screening: NEON (2015)

Be entranced by the dazzling glow of neon as you discover the history of this unique artform.

Excursion: the Canberra Croquet Club
Event
23 January
Excursion: the Canberra Croquet Club

Gather your friends around for a fun outing to the Canberra Croquet Club

Collector Talk: Julie and Andrew Carter's Australiana ceramics
Event
16 December
Collector Talk: Julie and Andrew Carter's Australiana ceramics

Join collectors Julie and Andrew Carter in conversation with Visual Arts Curator Sita McAlpine for a floor talk about their expansive collection of Australiana ceramics.

Floor talk: Lawn with Paul Janssens from the Parliament House
Event
9 December
Floor talk: Lawn with Paul Janssens from the Parliament House

Join us for a free lunchtime floor talk with Paul Janssens, Assistant Director of Landscape Services at Australian Parliament House

CMAG on Saturday: Backyard Fun
Event
5 December
CMAG on Saturday: Backyard Fun

Calling all creative kids to be part of a workshop exploring backyard themes in THE BLADE exhibition

Event: The Canberra Pie Cart
Event
4 December
Event: The Canberra Pie Cart

Delicious pies! Cold Drinks! Tasty treats! Come and view Canberra’s original Pie Cart – now fully restored – and hear about its amazing history as you enjoy snacks in the sunshine.

Event
Reel Classics: Jour de Fete (1949)
28 November

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

The Blade: Australia’s love affair with lawn
Exhibition
21 November—20 February 2021
The Blade: Australia’s love affair with lawn

Australians love grass; kicking a footy, running under a sprinkler, having a barbeque in the backyard and spending time in the garden

Sign of the Times
Exhibition
21 November—20 February 2021
Sign of the Times

In any city there are certain signs and places you walk past all the time—the milk bar, a record store…

Curator Talk: Richard Heathcote and The Blade
Event
Cancelled
21 November
Curator Talk: Richard Heathcote and The Blade
Cancelled

Join us in the CMAG theatre, to hear The Blade curator Richard Heathcote cut through the sward of myth and mystery to reveal how lawn grass became the most ubiquitous plant in twentieth century gardens

Reel Classics: The Marriage of Maria Braun (1979)
Event
14 November
Reel Classics: The Marriage of Maria Braun (1979)

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

Exhibition
Tom Campbell: r.a.m.p.
14 November 2020—13 February

r.a.m.p. (risk assessment management plan) is presented as a site-specific installation in the Ramp Showcase by emerging artist Tom Campbell

CMAG on Saturday: Roller Landscapes
Event
7 November
CMAG on Saturday: Roller Landscapes
Booking fast

Calling all creative kids to be part of a workshop exploring landscape paintings in the SEEING CANBERRA exhibition

Making art in Canberra’s public domain: Legacies and Futures
Event
29 October
Making art in Canberra’s public domain: Legacies and Futures

There will be and Introduction to works associated with Contour 556 at CMAG and in Civic Square with Senior Curator…