• Image detail: Kathrin Longhurst, Mariama, oil on linen, 180 x 180cm (Settled Unsettled exhibition)

Environmental Art & Design Prize 2021

12 Nov - 12 Dec - An exhibition of selected works by artists and designers who are engaged with the natural world, environmental renewal and ...

Image detail: Aleta Wassell, Como landscape, 2019

Aleta Wassell

14 Dec 2021 - 20 Mar 2022 - Experience a contemporary expression of dance, sound and art by young Aboriginal woman Aleta Wassell.

Geoff Harvey, Possum crossing the Bridge, 1988, acrylic on board, 90 x 180cm.jpg 

Sydney Harbour: Treasures from the Vault

14 Dec 2021 - 20 Mar 2022 - An exhibition featuring highlights from MAG&M's collection depicting Sydney Harbour.

Image detail: Joan Ross, Please don't pick flowers, 2019, hand coloured pigment print on cotton rag paper, 83 x 118cm

Destination Sydney: The natural world

4 Jan 2021 – 20 Mar 2022 - The third in a series of collaborations between Manly, Mosman & S. H. Ervin Galleries.

Image detail: Billy Bain studio portrait by Lachlan Bain

Billy Bain: Being Manly

25 Mar - 1 May 2022 - Being Manly unsettles colonial narratives of masculinity by playing with iconography and histories related to Manly’s ...

Image detail: Grace Seeto, Untitled, 2020 (Davidson High School)

Express Yourself 2022

25 Mar - 1 May 2022 - An annual curated exhibition of artworks by HSC Visual Arts students from the 20 high schools across the Northern Beaches.

Angus McDonald, Manus, film still 


24 June – 31 July 2022 - An exhibition on issues around refugees & asylum seekers featuring Mehwish Iqbal, Kathrin Longhurst, Angus McDonald and ...

Julia Davis and Lisa Jones, Thresholds No.280520, 2020, Sediment (Middle Head, Sydney) on clayboard, 40x30x3cm (image detail)

Julia Davis + Lisa Jones - Thresholds: underlands

24 June – 31 July 2022 - A joint exhibition that reflects upon transience and embodiment of place.

Julia Davis, Video still, Undercurrent, 2017, 4K video with stereo sound, 1100 mins

Julia Davis - Undercurrent

24 June – 31 July 2022 - Julia Davis continues to explore invisible aspects of our temporal world.

Salvatore Zofrea, Psalm 37, 1989, ink, pencil and watercolour on paper, 127 x 152cm. MAG&M Collection - Gift of Lesley Walford through the Cultural Gifts Program, 1998 (image detail)

Salvatore Zofrea: A Drawing Survey

2 Sept – 16 Oct 2022 - An exhibition celebrating Zofrea’s 75th year, traces the development of the artist through drawing.

Ruth Downes, Necklace

Ruth Downes: Barely Wearable

9 Dec 2022 – 26 Feb 2023 - Ruth Downes reappropriates everyday materials and objects to celebrate their intrinsic beauty.