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Random 2017

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 10:30 - Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 17:00

Random is a celebration of art. Open to all friends of the art community to exhibit your works at the ANU School of Art & Design.


Deliver your work to the ANU School of Art & Design Foyer...

Step into the Limelight

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 10:30 - Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 17:00

The Step into the Limelight visual art exhibition is an initiative of the ACT Education Directorate in collaboration with the ANU School Of Art & Design. This year’s exhibition will display the work of more than 300 students from 30...

Drawn Thread

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 18:00 - Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 17:00

Opening 6pm Wednesday 26 July
Exhibition continues until Saturday 5 August.

An exhibition which considers the connections between textile materials and techniques and ideas about drawing.

Featuring Alice Kettle (UK), Kay...

The Rubies

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 18:00 - Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 12:55

The Rubies is a celebration of the ANU SoA&D’s extraordinary EASS program and an acknowledgement of the generosity of the patrons who share a belief in the value of investing in Australia’s next wave of contemporary...


Friday, August 11, 2017 - 09:00 - Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 17:00

Celebrating the outstanding design work of Canberra's year 11 and 12 students.

Design has a vital role in shaping a fast-moving world: it’s about applied creativity, engagement and collaboration, as well as the art and craft of...

School of Art & Design Drawing Prize 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 10:30 - Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 17:00

The School of Art & Design Drawing Prize presents student artworks from all disciplines and workshops from the ANU School of Art. Annually the student prize of $1,000 is awarded to the winner. In 2017, to celebrate the 40th...

Conference: ACUADS 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 09:00 - Friday, September 29, 2017 - 17:00

The 2017 Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools (ACUADS) conference will be held at the ANU School of Art & Design.

Previous Events

2/2016: Visual Arts Graduate Season

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 12:00 - Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 17:00

Opened by: Professor Tim Senden, Research School of Physics & Engineering

Erica Seccombe | Photography & Media Arts | Doctor of Philosophy

Art Forum: exhibition floortalk

Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 13:15 - 14:00

Join recent graduates Cat Mueller (Painting) and Sian Watson (Sculpture) as they discuss their works in the EASS Margaret Munro Prize exhibition.

Art Forum: Brian Gladwell

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 13:15 - 14:00

Brian Gladwell's work has been said to blur the lines between furniture and sculpture. His pieces—desks, tables, shelves, mirrors, cabinets—are constructed from a variety of materials. In the 1980s, Gladwell began using laminated...

Mike Parr at the National Gallery of Australia

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 12:00 - 14:00
National Gallery of Australia
12pm Meet at main reception for a walk through of the exhibition with Mike Parr
1.15pm Mike Parr lecture in the NGA small theatre...

Magic Lantern Show Reenactment: The Tragic Drowning Fatality

Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 12:00 - 23:30

This magic lantern show tells the story of an actual double drowning in the Shoalhaven River at Bundanon. Local actors will read newspaper reports and give the testimony of eyewitnesses that were published in the Shoalhaven Telegraph on Wednesday...

Video compositing with green screen

Friday, September 23, 2016 - 14:00 - 18:00

A digital compositing workshop covering lighting and video capture in the green screen studio, and matte creation in the computer lab. Software grading tools will be used to convincingly and creatively combine separate video layers into a...

Demonstration & Art Forum: Jen Elek

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 14:00 - 19:00
2 - 5pm Public demonstration in the Glass Hot Shop
6 - 6.45pm Art Forum SOA lecture theatre
All welcome to both events

Art Forum: David Walker

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 13:15 - 14:00

David Walker is the former head of crafts in the School of Art, Curtin University, and foundation coordinator of its internationally renowned jewellery and three-dimensional design courses. He is a contemporary jeweller and object maker, public...

Art Forum: Anne Marsh

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 18:00 - 19:00

Anne Marsh will give a talk on contemporary art and feminism in Australia. This is part of her new ARC Discovery project, which spans from 1970 to the present, and attempts to reconstruct the multiple voices at play in this arena. Although the...


Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 10:30 - Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 17:00

To be opened by Alison Alder, Head Printmedia & Drawing, School of Art

Australia’s current investment in military defence is well over $100 billion, which includes significant funds being directed toward it...

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