• Evelyn Chapman, Untitled (Venetian Scene), 1920, tempera and watercolours, 56 x 75cm. MAG&M collection. Gift of Pamela Thalben-Ball, 2009

Image detail: Blake Beveridge, Head first (St Paul's College, Manly)

Express Yourself 2019

A significant annual curated exhibition of artworks by HSC Visual Arts students from the 20 high schools across Sydney’s Northern Beaches region.

Image detail: Valerie Taylor, Ship wreck from 'Melody the mermaid series, watercolour and ink on paper

Valerie Taylor - Artist, author and marine conservationist

Valerie Taylor is recognised around the world as a pioneer ocean explorer, marine conservationist, cinematographer, photographer and author. Less ...

Image detail: Jurgis Miksevicius in his Killara studio, 2004. Photo by Rodney Weidland

Keepers of the Flame: The Legacy of Murch & Miksevicius

An exhibition exploring the art of Arthur Murch (1902-1989) and Juris Miksevicius (1923-2014)

Image detail: Teena McCarthy, The offering, 2018

Teena McCarthy: Down by the River, Darling

Teena McCarthy is a visual artist and poet working predominantly in painting, photography and performance art.

Image detail: Judy Hungerford, Going Going Gone acquired as part of the 2107 Manly Library Artists’ Book Award

Northern Beaches Artist Book Award 2019

The artist book as an art form is celebrated through a special exhibition at MAG&M.

Image detail: Evelyn Chapman, Untitled (Venetian Scene), 1920, tempera and watercolour, 56 x 75cm. MAG&M collection. Gift of Pamela Thalben-Ball, 2009

Artists Abroad

Drawn from MAG&M’s permanent collection, this exhibition explores the notion of European travel by Australian artists over the past century.

Image detail: Joshua Yeldham, Resonance - Morning Bay, carved paper 200 x 200cm. Gift of the artist through the Cultural Gifts Program, 2018

10 Years of Art

Highlights from the collection featuring selected acquisitions from the past 10 years