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All Gallery public programs have been cancelled today, 19 March, until further notice.   For Wollongong City Council's broader response, please visit their website at 

 https://www.wollongong.nsw.gov.au/whats-on/news-and-alerts/news/news/march-2020/important-update-for-our-community-19-march


ADULT TOURS PROGRAM AT THE GALLERY

Adult Tours

Whether you’re a first-time visitor who wants an introduction to WAG or a returning visitor who is looking for a deeper understanding of the collection and current exhibitions, our weekly program of tours is a great way to enhance your WAG experience. WAG has a dedicated team of Volunteer Gallery Guides who invite you to look closely and feel deeply about the works of art on display. 
Cost: Free When: Every Saturday, 1.00pm-2.00pm No bookings required

Art & Dementia Tour

This program allows individuals and groups of people who have dementia to have meaningful engagement with Wollongong Art Gallery’s exhibitions and collection. 
Cost: Free When: First Friday of every month, 2.00pm-3.00pm Bookings essential: Places are limited to eight participants (excluding carers). Carers are invited for tea and coffee while participants with dementia partake in the guided tour

Private Tours

You can book a free guided tour for a small group tailored to their interests and level of art knowledge. A minimum of four weeks’ notice is required for these bookings. Maximum group size is 20 people. Cost: Free 

For bookings and enquiries call our Education Officer, Julie Danilov on 4227 8506 or email jdanilov@wollongong.nsw.gov.au 

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ANITA LARKIN Come to Me without a Word

Enrichment Program for Secondary Students Year 9 & 10 

Friday 26 June, 9.30am–3.00pm 
Students will tour the exhibition, then create a soft sculpture out of a recycled soft toy. Participants must bring their own soft toy, morning tea and lunch. All other materials will be provided. Cost $50 

Enquires ph 4227 8506 or email jdanilov@wollongong.nsw.gov.au



JUST NOT AUSTRALIAN

Artist Talks 

Wednesday 1 July, 11.00am-12.00pm and 1.00pm-2.00pm 
Free, all welcome 

Enrichment Program: Printmaking & the Post Modern Frame 

Yr 10: Thurs 14 May, Yr 11: Thurs 21 May. 9.30am–3.00pm 
$50 per student. Enquires ph 4227 8506 or email jdanilov@wollongong.nsw.gov.au


NIDA OPEN WORKSHOPS at the Gallery

NIDA Drama School

Grades 3-6 and 7-10
Tuesday 14 - Friday 17 July, 10.00am-4.00pm
A comprehensive course for committed young people. Develop performance skills including improvisation, voice and movement, devising, acting and rehearsing scenes. Participants will perform scenes at the end of the course for family and friends. Cost $470. Early bird $423 (expires 16 June) For more information phone 1300 450 417 or visit www.open.nida.edu.au

 

IAVA ARTISTS' TALK AT THE GALLERY

Free All welcome 

Karen Hook and Diane Goodman

Sunday 26 April, 2.00pm-3.00pm

Tony Hull and Kim Shannon

Sunday 28 June, 2.00pm-3.00pm

IAVA Artists' Talks at the Gallery 2020 Program.pdf


WAG PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES 

ENTANGLEMENTS: HUMANS, ANIMALS, ENVIRONMENTS

Free, all welcome refreshments provided

The Gallery is delighted to present a series of talks in partnership with the University of Wollongong. Researchers from the Australian Centre for Culture, Environment, Society and Space (ACCESS) and from the Animal Studies Research Network (ASRN) share ideas and developments from their research.

FOLLOWING GUITARS: FROM FACTORY TO FOREST with Andrew Warren and Chris Gibson Thursday 2 April, 5.00pm-6.30pm 

CRAZY CAT LADIES – WHO, WHAT AND WHY? with Fiona Probyn-Rapsey 
Thursday 7 May, 5.00pm-6.30pm 

ONE FOX, TWO CHOOKS AND A BROOM: ABJECT LIVES IN THE ANTHROPOCENE with Jenny Atchison Thursday 4 June, 5.00pm-6.30pm

Public Lecture Series Entanglements Humans Animals Environments.pdf