Mosman Art Gallery

What's on exhibition

ERIKA BECK: Forces of Nature

Until Sun 3 May

This recent series of paintings were made in response to the wild terrain of South Australia’s beautiful Kangaroo Island.

Mai Nguyen-Long, Layered Transitions, 2014

Mai Nguyen-Long: New Media Work

Until Sun 17 May

Artist Mai Nguyen-Long explores place, memory and beyond as she questions constructs of identity and the irreconcilable tension across layered and fractured realities.

John Olsen gifts new Sydney Harbour painting

Until Thu 31 December

Esteemed Australian artist John Olsen has gifted a new painting of Sydney Harbour to the Balnaves Gift collection.

June Spiers, Landscape Diptych,Oil, 2014 Artists of Mosman: 2088

Artists of Mosman: 2088

Until Sun 3 May

The Artists of Mosman exhibition brings together the best of contemporary art practices by local resident artists in Mosman and the Friends of the Mosman Art Gallery.

The Balnaves Gift

A significant collection of Australian impressionist and early twentieth century artworks.

Coming Soon
Gary Grealy, McLean Edwards, Artist (detail) 2007

ART - maker, patron, lover          Photographs by Gary Grealy

Opens Sat 9 May

In this series of portraits, professional photographer Gary Grealy captures some of the most unique characters of Australia’s art world.

G W Bot, Glyphs - Between worlds, 2012

Interchange: A printmaking dialogue between Australia and Thailand

Opens Sat 9 May

This exhibition features thirty artists from Thailand and Australia, selected to showcase the diversity of print as a contemporary art discipline.

Biljana Jancic + Alex Munt, The Cloud

The Cloud: Biljana Jancic + Alex Munt

Opens Sat 30 May

This collaborative new media and installation work by artists Biljana Jancic and Alex Munt questions our contemporary interactions with the physical, metaphorical, virtual and omnipresent cloudscapes.

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Interchange Exhibition Curatorial Discussion

Sun 17 May, 3:00PM – 5:00PM

Join us for a stimulating dialogue between Michael Kempson, Alex Lewis and Joshua Parry about the history of printmaking dialogue between Australia and Thailand.

Exhibition floor talk with Gary Grealy

Sun 31 May, 2:00PM – 3:00PM

Photographer Gary Grealy will give an exhibition floor talk about the development of his project ART – maker, patron, lover.

Cabaret in the Day - Glorious Mud!

Sun 31 May, 3:00PM – 5:00PM

In the 1950’s and 60’s, the most sophisticated musical duo in England were Michael Flanders and Donald Swann. Performed by Andrew O’Keefe and Glenn Amer.


From the personal to the public – Photographic portraiture forum

Sat 20 Jun, 2:00PM – 4:00PM

Andrew Frost will lead a discussion with highly regarded photographers about the complex relationships between photographers, their subjects and the audience.

Photographic Portrait Master Class with Gary Grealy

Photographic Portrait Master class with Gary Grealy

Sun 28 Jun, 9:30AM – 4:00PM

Learn how to approach a photographic subject and devise an aesthetic treatment which will determine lighting, position and communication with the subject.


Cabaret in the Day - Memories of Peter Dawson

Sun 28 Jun, 3:00PM – 5:00PM

A performance by Geoffrey Chard and Glenn Amer celebrating Peter Dawson, Australia’s Ambassador of Song and the most famous recording artist in the world.

Location Corner Art Gallery Way and Myahgah Road, Mosman 2088 Australia (map)
Opening hours 10am – 5pm, 7 days a week (closed on public holidays)
Contact phone (02) 9978 4178 or
Winner of the 2014 IMAGINE Award for Outstanding Contribution by a Staff Member (Volunteer)
Highly Commended in 2013 IMAGINE Awards for Collection Management
Highly commended in 2013 Museums and Galleries National Award for Exhibition
Winner of 2013 Museums Australia Publications and Design Award
Highly Commended in 2012 IMAGINE Awards for Exhibitions and Public Programs
Winner of 2012 NSW Local Government Art and Cultural Award for Festivals and Events
Winner of 2011 Local Government Cultural Award for Aboriginal Cultural Development
Winner of 2011 Museums and Galleries National Award for Exhibition