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26 Mar 20
9 May 20
2019 Artists-in-Residence at Stromlo Observatory, 2019.Photo: 5 Foot Photography

2019 Artist-In-Residence Exhibition

Craft ACT

Megan Watson | Michelle Hallinan | Sean Booth | Sabine Pagan | Rohan Nicol The annual Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre Artist-in-Residence program supports local and national artists to each...

6 Dec 19
29 Nov 20
Fun games will entertain the whole family for hours

Behind the Lines: The year's best political cartoons 2019

Museum of Australian Democracy

The new iteration of Behind the Lines invites visitors to be thunderstruck by Australia's leading political cartoonists as they amp up the satire on the most significant political moments of the...

15 Feb 20
18 Jul 20
a timber jewellery case

Building a Life: The Jennings Germans story

Canberra Museum and Gallery

The fingerprints of the ‘Jennings Germans’ are all over Canberra – but who were they? This exhibition explores the lives and legacy of the 150 German carpenters who came to Canberra in the...

6 Mar 20
10 May 20
Self-portrait with studio spirits, 2019 by Kate Beynon

Darling Portrait Prize

National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery’s Darling Portrait Prize is the newest portrait painting prize in the country, held at the home of Australian portraiture. The inaugural 40 finalists will be alongside...

12 Dec 18
31 Dec 20
Rainbow Flag

Democracy. Are You In?

Museum of Australian Democracy

Democracy is a living system and it work best when there is a healthy balance between trust and distrust - but that balance is tipping. Distrust is on the rise, and confidence in our political and...

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