What's on?

Discover more about our upcoming programs, talks and events below.


Wed 31 Jan
Wed 20 Nov
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Life Drawing Studio: Mona Vale Creative Space Gallery

Get creative at our fortnightly life drawing classes!  Hone your skills in these untutored, relaxed and friendly sessions.
Level 1, Mona Vale Civic Centre 1 Park St Mona Vale
Art and Culture, Council Events, Life Drawing, MAG&M Talks and Events, Mona Vale Pop-up Gallery
Tue 6 Feb
Tue 26 Nov
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Life Drawing Studio: MAG&M

Get creative at our fortnightly life drawing classes in the inspiring surrounds of the Gallery. These classes are untutored and open to all…
Manly Art Gallery & Museum, 1a West Esplanade MANLY
Art and Culture, Council Events, Life Drawing, MAG&M Talks and Events, Education and Learning
Fri 31 May
Fri 28 Jun
Photo of three hand-woven shapes using rafia. A large pink oval at the bottom, a smaller red oval on the right, and a small green star on the top left.

Weaving Stories Workshops at Mona Vale

The 2024 Weaving Stories workshops, as part of the Gaimariagal Festival, offer a unique opportunity to engage with local Aboriginal Knowledge Holders and a Traditional Master Weaver and explore your own creativity.
Mona Vale Creative Gallery, 1 Park Street Mona Vale
Art and Culture, Council Events, Workshops and Talks, MAG&M Talks and Events, Weaving Bridges, Mona Vale Pop-up Gallery
Fri 21 Jun
11.00 AM - 11.30 AM
Artwork by Edie Holmes Akemarr

Curatorial Exhibition Tour

Exhibition curator Djon Mundine OAM FAHA will talk about the western desert arts centres and artworks in the exhibition.
Manly Art Gallery & Museum, 1a West Esplanade Manly
Art and Culture, MAG&M Talks and Events
Mon 8 Jul
10.00 AM - 1.00 PM
Drawing of interior scenes

Drawing Masterclass Series: Hadyn Wilson - Drawing in relief

As part of our Collection 100 centenary celebrations during 2024, we’ve invited four artists represented in the MAG&M collection to each present a masterclass.
Manly Art Gallery & Museum 1A West Esplanade Manly
Art and Culture, MAG&M Talks and Events, Education and Learning
Wed 17 Jul
10.00 AM - 12.00 PM
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Workshop: Zines & Patches with Katy B Plummer

Create zines and patches with your family in this workshop exploring creative lineage.
Manly Art Gallery & Museum 1A West Esplanade Manly
Art and Culture, Children and Families, Workshops and Talks, MAG&M Talks and Events, Education and Learning
Fri 26 Jul
5.30 PM - 7.30 PM

Creative Open Happy Hour

Immerse your senses with an evening of live music, art, performance, and wine.
Manly Art Gallery and Museum, 1a West Esplanade Manly
Art and Culture, Council Events, Creative Open, Exhibitions, Experiences and Performances, Live music, MAG&M Talks and Events, Exhibitions, Music and Dance