Events

Bathurst Regional Art Gallery is strongly committed to audience development and has an active and lively range of public programs. The aim of these programs is to reach as many different groups of visitors as possible and to principally connect people with art.

Programs include a variety of activities including: artist & curator floor talks; workshops; master classes; weekend art classes; concerts; film nights; school holiday workshops and guided tours on request.

Regular public programs include artist talks by guest speakers in conjunction with most exhibitions. Special events such as lectures, concerts, performance and practical workshops cater for a broad range of audiences.

Free guided tours of the Gallery are available to school groups, bus tours and community groups and visits to the Hill End Residency cottages can also be arranged.

 GUIDED TOURS OF THE UNFLINCHING GAZE: photo media & the male figure 
EVERY SATURDAY 21 October  - 25 November 2017, 11 AM - 12PM

Greer 300 x 300

An hour of insights into the artworks and themes of The Unflinching Gaze: photo media & the male figure

No booking required.  Entry is FREE.  

For further information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 02 6333 6555

 

IMAGE: Fergus Greer, Leigh Bowery, SessionVII, Look 34, June 1994.  Courtesy Fergus Greer


 

 

 

 

FILM FESTIVAL 
THURSDAY 2, 9 and 16 November  2017,  6PM

Owen Leong 300X300

THURSDAY 2 NOVEMBER, 6PM: Paragraph 175.  Narrated by Rupert Evertt, this documentary chronicles the lives of several gay men and one lesbian who were persecuted by the Nazis under Paragraph 175 of the German penal code.  RSVP Wednesday 1 November to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 02 6333 6555.

THURSDAY 9 NOVEMBER, 6PM: THAT MAN: Peter Berlin.  Photographed by the likes of Andy Warhol and Robert Mapplethorpe, Peter Berlin tells the fascinating tale of how an averagewartime baby from Berlin went from 1970s American gay icon to mainstream celebrity.  RSVP by Wednesday 8 November 2017 to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 02 6333 6555

THURSDAY 16 NOVEMBER, 6PM: DIOR AND I.  This documentary follows fashion designer Raf Simons' debut season at Christian Dior S.A as he puts together, in just eight weeks, his first haute couture show.  RSVP by Wednesday 15 November 2017 to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 02 6333 6555

IMAGE: Owen Leong, Milk Teeth 2014, archival pigment print on cotton paper, edition of 5 + 2Ap, 120 x 120cm.  Courtesy of the artists and Artereal Gallery Sydney.

 

  

 

THE UNFLINCHING GAZE: photo media & the male figure 
CURATOR'S TALK & TOUR

SL web 300hx 300

CURATOR'S TALK - THURSDAY 23 NOVEMBER 2017, 6PM. Gossip: Andy Warhol's Private Life & His Art.  Join us for an illustrated lecture by BRAG Director Richard Perram OAM.

CURATOR'S TOUR - THURSDAY 30 NOVEMBER 2017, 6PM.  Just the Bare Essentials.  Dare to bare with Richard Perram OAM as he takes you on a group nude tour of the exhibition.  RSVP essential by Wednesday 29 November 2017. For bookings email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 02 6333 6555

 All public programs at BRAG are FREE. 

For further information on all public programs for The Unflinching Gaze Click here

 

 

IMAGE:UNKNOWN AUSTRALIAN,The 9th Field Brigade (Detail),24/2/1938 (Liverpool, NSW), photo negative (copied from original nitrate photograph) 35mm. Collection State Library NSW

 

Related media coverage on The Unflinching Gaze