Free events in Sydney

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Celebrate Year Of The Pig with QVB

Introducing our peach blossom tree, designed especially for Lunar New Year symbolising longevity, prosperity and romance. Take a seat beneath the tree and you’ll notice t
 February 22 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
 Queen Victoria Building, 455 George Street, Sydney, Sydney, NSW
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On Sharks & Humanity

Experience the incredible scale and detail of these contemporary works in the indoor-outdoor exhibition! On Sharks & Humanity is a thought-provoking contemporary art exhi
 February 22 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
 Australian National Maritime Museum, 2 Murray Street, Sydney, Sydney, NSW
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Jukurrpa

Join Cooee Art for its exhibition, Jukurrpa. The exhibition is on show from 7 to 28 February 2019. View a selection of Aboriginal artworks that explore different Jukurrpa
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
 326 Oxford St, Paddington Nsw 2021, Australia, Paddington, NSW
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Connections

Like currents between islands archipelagos, objects forge connections between museums around the world. Museums are not defined by their walls, but by the objects in thei
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
 Manning Rd, Camperdown Nsw 2006, Australia, Camperdown, NSW
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Pigs in Mud

Come and meet the craft makers in our brand new gallery at Millers Point. We're celebrating Sydney’s Lunar Festival and the Year of the Pig with an exhibition of Australi
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
 12 Argyle Pl, Millers Point Nsw 2000, Australia, Millers Point, NSW
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The Beehive

On 4 July 1975, the crusading journalist, heiress and anti-development campaigner Juanita Nielsen went to a meeting at a Kings Cross underworld club. She was never seen a
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Unsw Galleries, Corner Of Oxford Street And Greens Road, Paddington, Paddington, NSW
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The Calyx: Plants with Bite

Plants with Bite tells the story of the captivating and bizarre world of carnivorous plants. As fascinating as they are horrifying, these plants are truly a miracle of ev
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
 The Royal Botanic Garden, Mrs Macquaries Road, Sydney, Sydney, NSW
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Cartographica: Sydney on the map

Cartography, the art and science of making maps, has its origins in ancient civilisation. Until the 20th century and the proliferation of satellite technology, our abilit
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
 Customs House, 31 Alfred Street, Sydney, Sydney, NSW
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Arthur Boyd: Landscape of the Soul

A new exhibition exploring the Australian landscape and a sense of place through the complex genius of Arthur Boyd. From light-filled early landscapes to tormented figure
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
 National Art School Gallery, Forbes Street, Darlinghurst, Darlinghurst, NSW
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Femufacture: Japanese and Australian design

Femufacture will bring together Japanese and Australian artists who work in the hybrid space between traditional crafting techniques and contemporary digital fabrication
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
 The Japan Foundation, Level 4, Central Park, 28 Broadway, Chippendale, Chippendale, NSW
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Judy Watson: the edge of memory

The whisperings of the past are central to the work of Aboriginal artist Judy Watson, who is interested in the indelible stain left on country by past events. Watson poig
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Art Gallery Of Nsw, Art Gallery Road, Sydney, Sydney, NSW
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Noŋgirrŋa Marawili: From my heart and mind

Based in Yirrkala in the Northern Territory, Marawili began her career as a printmaker. In recent years, she has further refined her skills in painting to become one of t
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Art Gallery Of Nsw, Art Gallery Road, Sydney, Sydney, NSW
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ARTEXPRESS 2019

Featuring a selection of outstanding student artworks developed for the artmaking component of the HSC examination in Visual Arts 2018, ARTEXPRESS 2019 provides insight i
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Art Gallery Of Nsw, Art Gallery Road, Sydney, Sydney, NSW
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A Scholar's feast: Old and New

Inspired by the spirit of Confucian Scholars (Seonbi) in Cheongju city, A scholar’s feast: Old and New illustrates traditional and contemporary Korean crafts related to t
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
 255 Elizabeth St, Sydney Nsw 2000, Australia, Sydney, NSW
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A way to sync, live in the world, and the opposite of relax

The work in this exhibition follows a data file that moves from peer-to-peer networks, enabled by egalitarian distribution through the internet, reaching physical and ide
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Verge Gallery, Jane Foss Russell Plaza, City Road, Darlington, Darlington, NSW
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Monuments to moments

“I carry the landscape inside of me like an ache” Owain Jones. Monuments to moments is a solo exhibition of new photographic works from Smith’s research into landscape a
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Verge Gallery, Jane Foss Russell Plaza, City Road, Darlington, Darlington, NSW
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Computer, laptop and mobile class

Are you going mad with your digital device? Come and get help from someone who knows. David is a highly experienced IT expert who will sit down with you and nut out your
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
 Cliff Noble Community Centre, Corner Renwick And Suttor Streets, Alexandria, Alexandria, NSW
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Verity Roberts: Our Unique Land

Art2Muse Gallery presents ‘Our Unique Land' by Verity Roberts. Verity paints primarily in encaustic, an ancient technique of painting with pigmented beeswax and dam
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Art2muse Gallery, 357 New South Head Road, Double Bay, Double Bay, NSW
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Plant + Human

This group exhibition considers the intimate connection between humans and the botanical. Each artist approaches their plant subject with intensity to consider the role o
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Australian Centre For Photography, 21 Foley Street, Darlinghurst, Darlinghurst, NSW
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Eating well with age: Seniors Festival

Eating well is important at any age. Eating well helps you feel your best everyday. Older adult need to eat a variety of nutritious foods to keep physically active and ma
 February 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
 320 Military Rd, Cremorne Nsw 2090, Australia, Cremorne, NSW