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Latest news: National Gallery of Australia

Mining mogul Gina Rinehart demands NGA remove her portrait

Mining billionaire Gina Rinehart has demanded the National Gallery of Australia remove her portrait from an exhibition by award-winning artist Vincent Namatjira.

Summer at the National Gallery of Australia: Body Sculpture

A lesson in patience, emotion and the human experience awaits visitors of the unique animatronic piece Body Sculpture.

Summer at the National Gallery of Australia: Emily Kam Kngwarray

In a first for the National Gallery of Australia, a First Nations woman fills the coveted summer blockbuster exhibition space as the works of Emily Kam Kngwarray are displayed until 28 April. Regarded...

Kngwarray masterpieces on show at National Gallery

Important artworks by one of Australia's foremost painters, Emily Kam Kngwarray, are going on show at the National Gallery of Australia.

Art of the body and heart exposed at National Gallery

An exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia looks at representations of the figure by female artists of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Charming sculpture blooms in NGA Sculpture Gardens

The second work commissioned in the National Gallery of Australia X Art Makers series has been unveiled as Janet Fieldhouse becomes the first Torres Strait Islander person to be represented in the...

Probe continues as NGA reschedules Aboriginal art show

The National Gallery of Australia will reschedule a major showcase of Aboriginal art, although a government probe into allegations of artistic interference is still under way.

Voyeurism, chosen family and intimacy in photos at National Gallery

Take a voyeuristic journey of connection and intimacy between a community of lovers and friends in Nan Goldin: The ballad of sexual dependency, at the National Gallery of Australia until 28 January 2024.

Take 6 with Natasha Bullock

Natasha Bullock from the National Gallery of Australia talks to CW about women in leadership, gender equity and arts.

National Gallery postpones major Aboriginal art show

A major exhibition of Aboriginal art at the National Gallery of Australia has been postponed as the gallery investigates accusations of interference.

A whale of a time knitting Skywhalepapa

Gender equity is alive and well in the nation’s capital and just as we have a knitting pattern for Skywhale, we will soon have a knitting pattern for Skywhalepapa. If the 29-page knitting...

Natasha Bullock lauded for promoting women’s art at NGA

Natasha Bullock, Assistant Director, Collections and Exhibitions at the National Gallery of Australia has today been announced the winner of the 2023 ACT Australian Awards for Excellence in Women’s Leadership.