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  • 1 July 2015
    9.00am - 5.00pm
    Jane Eyre Montage (image by Anne Kaye)

    BOOKISH II - 1 Jul to 5 Aug

    In 2013 artist space Marrickville Garage organised a project based around the photo book called BOOKISH.

    Come and see BOOKISH II, the extension of that original concept. Three artists took the book as a starting point for three different approaches to working with books.

  • 4 July 2015
    12.00am - 4.00pm
    Lynette Riley and Diane Riley-McNaboe wearing Kangaroo-skin cloaks, belts and head-dresses at Terramungamine, NSW, 2012. Photograph by Shantell Toomey.

    Inspirational Country

    This event has been cancelled

    An afternoon of activities inspired by Wiradjuri and Gamilaroi people and country for children 10 and under. Join us at the Macleay museum for an afternoon of stories and designs inspired by Lynette Riley and Diane Riley-McNaboe's exhibition Dhaga ngiyanhi ngan.girra (where we all meet).

  • 4 July 2015
    2.00pm - 3.00pm

    Balkan Traveller: The Secret Life of Sir Arthur Evans

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum for our free Saturday lecture series "Travellers’ Tales: European Adventures in Art, History & Culture".

  • 7 July 2015
    10.00am - 4.00pm

    Reparative Aesthetics

    A free children’s art workshop in the University Art Gallery. Be inspired to create your own works of art inspired by the University’s latest exhibition!

  • 7 July 2015
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    Ms Yara Arafat

    Transtheoretical model of change on medication adherence among type 2 diabetes mellitus patients in Qatar primary care setting

    Yara Arafat from Qatar University did a systematic review to assess the use of the transtheoretical model on self-management activities in diabetic patients. She is evaluating the model's effectiveness on medication adherence in type 2 diabetic patients by measuring clinical and humanistic outcomes.

  • 7 July 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Getting Lost in the Italian Renaissance

    In an age without GPS and where maps were not used for navigation, what organising tools did the citizens of the Italian Renaissance have at their disposal to confront uncharted or unfamiliar spaces? Architectural and urban historian Niall Atkinson explores this question.

  • 7 July 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - The Glass Wall Fallacy

    Timothy Pachirat spent almost six months undercover in one of the largest cattle slaughterhouses in the US. In this talk he will share what he learned and answer the question – if slaughterhouses had glass walls would we all be vegetarian?

  • 8 July 2015
    6.30pm - 7.30pm

    Dr. Lucy Sussex on: Fergus Hume and "The Mystery of a Hansom Cab"

    Before Arthur Conan Doyle there came Fergus Hume and his “Mystery of the Hansom Cab”, the biggest selling crime novel of its time.

    Dr Lucy Sussex will consider the genres of The Hansom Cab and reveal the nefarious secrets behind the novel and Hume’s own connection to Sydney.


  • 9 July 2015
    6.00pm - 8.00pm
    Tactical Imaginary hero image


    Tactical Imaginary is an active inquiry into the relationship between documentary practices in contemporary art and culture, and the further production of meaning through theoretical inquiry.

  • 10 July 2015
    10.00am - 4.00pm

    Possum Tails

    Discover more about Wiradjuri and Gamilaroi culture in the Macleay Museum.