Mosman Art Gallery

What's on exhibition

In Profile: Patrick Faulkner - Lunacy

Until Sun 10 January

Lunacy came about when Patrick Faulkner discovered unused collage material created by his uncle Dr Kenneth Mackey whose work as a psychiatrist at Callan Park influenced his artworks.

Mythical Truth - Yiwon Park

Until Sun 10 January

Korean artist Yiwon Park’s drawing animation Mythical truth is a new experiment in the artist’s process of art making.

Ann Cape, A Separate Space

An Unending Shadow - Works exploring dementia by Ann and Sophie Cape

Until Sun 29 November

An Unending Shadow is an exhibition of artworks by prominent Australian mother and daughter artists, Ann and Sophie Cape. The exhibition examines the emotional and psychological ‘spaces’ that people with dementia inhabit, as well as those of their family, friends and loved ones.

Dream Merchant - Contemporary works after Norman Lindsay

Until Sun 25 October

Dream Merchant takes the legacy of Norman Lindsay into a new domain: the streets and suburbs of Springwood, Parramatta, Emu Plains and Penrith.

W H Howes, Old bridge across Mosman Bay, 1892

Safe from the city's haste - Mosman vistas from 1880 - 1955

Until Sun 22 November

This exhibition presents selected works from the Mosman Art Gallery collection which have been acquired through donations and bequests. Together, these paintings reveal the delight artists have taken in Mosman vistas over a hundred year period from 1838 to 1955.

The Balnaves Gift

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

Coming Soon

Mosman Art Society 20th Anniversary

Opens Sat 7 November

Mosman Art Society formed in June 1995 and will celebrate 20 years of continuing the rich artistic heritage of Mosman with an anniversary exhibition.

Destination Sydney

Destination Sydney

Opens Sat 5 December

In a unique collaboration, the three major Sydney independent public galleries, Manly Art Gallery, Mosman Art Gallery and the National Trust’s S. H. Ervin Gallery, have worked together in partnership with curator Lou Klepac to host an exhibition which showcases iconic artworks by nine major Australian artists all responding to the theme of Sydney as a destination for creative endeavours.

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Ann Cape, A Separate Space

Special Event - ‘In conversation with Ann and Sophie Cape’

Tue 20 Oct, 10:30AM – 12:00PM

Join artists Ann and Sophie Cape in conversation with much loved media presenter Richard Morecroft, as they discuss the development of the exhibition An Unending Shadow.

Curlew Camp Guided Walk

Sat 24 Oct, 10:00AM – 12:00PM

Explore the Curlew Artists’ Camp in Little Sirius Cove on a guided walk and discover the rich artistic history of the Mosman region.

Friends’ Exclusive: Visit Ann Cape's Studio

Tue 27 Oct, 10:30AM – 12:00PM

Join us for this special visit to the home studio of the prominent Australian artist, Ann Cape. BOOKED OUT

Sculpture by the Sea Tour and Twilight Dinner

Thu 5 Nov, 1:15PM – 8:45PM

Enjoy the spectacular Bondi to Tamarama Coastal walk transformed by over 100 sculptures followed by a sumptuous seafood picnic dinner.

Master Class: ‘Unlocking the Portrait’ Drawing with Ann Cape

Tue 10 Nov, 10:00AM – 2:00PM

Experienced artists are invited to join one of Australia’s leading figurative and portrait artists Ann Cape for a Master Class in the art of ‘unlocking the portrait’.

Friends’ Gallery Visit: Annette Gero War-Time Quilts Collection

Thu 19 Nov, 10:30AM – 12:30PM

Hear collector Annette Gero give a lively talk about the rare collection of quilts dating back as early as the Napoleonic Wars, made by active soldiers and prisoners of war.

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
Overall National Winner of the 2015 Museum and Galleries National Awards for Bungaree’s Farm
Winner of the 2015 Museums and Galleries National Award for Indigenous Project or Keeping Place
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