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Who’s afraid of the ...

This two-part symposium, presented by the University of Sydney’s Charles Perkins Centre and Sydney ... Read more

Emeritus Professor Stephen Leeder AO ...

You are invited to an event celebrating the remarkable career of Emeritus Professor Stephen Leeder ... Read more

The Salzburg Connection...

Michael Haydn’s Missa Pro Defunctis for Count Archbishop Sigismund von Schrattenbach, Mozart’s Te ... Read more

Events list

  • Date
  • 17 May 2012 - Every weekday, until 1st May 2014
    10.00am - 4.00pm

    50 Objects 50 Stories: Extraordinary Curiosities

    '50 Objects 50 Stories' is just that; an exhibition that takes fifty of the most extraordinary objects from the Nicholson Museum's collection and tells the often bizarre or wonderful story that has attached itself to each since the moment of its discovery.

  • 29 November 2012 - Every weekday, until further notice
    10.00am - 4.30pm
    Female terracotta figurine with baby (NM 47.347) Late Cypriot II (c. 1450-1200 BC)

    Aphrodite’s Island: Australian Archaeologists in Cyprus

    This exhibition will explore the stories of the Australian researchers who have investigated the island’s history.

  • 03 March 2013 - Every week on Sunday, until further notice
    2.00pm - 3.00pm

    Free Carillon Recitals

    Weekly Sunday recitals on the War Memorial Carillon, featuring the University carillonists and special guests.

  • 08 July 2013 - Every weekday, until 8th Jul 2014
    10.00am - 4.30pm

    The Lego Acropolis

    The Nicholson Museum presents, entirely in LEGO, one of the most iconic architectural monuments of Ancient Greece - The Acropolis! The LEGO model displays the Acropolis both as it was in the fifth century BC and as it is today as one of Greece's most popular tourist attractions.

  • 03 March 2014 - Every weekday, until 31st Oct 2014
    10.00am - 4.30pm

    Points of Focus: Historic Photographs from the Pacific

    Through the themes of community, sea & land, governance, spirituality and the market, historic photographs are used as points of focus to examine aspects of Pacific history at the Macleay Museum. 1 Mar- 1 Nov 2014

  • 13 March 2014
    11.00am - 5.00pm

    Callan Park Gallery - José dos Santos

    UNTIL 2 MAY. Launching a new space at SCA for the Callan Park Gallery, this comprehensive selection of works, unique to the STOARC collection, showcases José Dos Santos’ (1904-1996) output as Portugal’s self-proclaimed ‘Greatest Sculptor.’

  • 17 March 2014 - Every day, until further notice
    10.00am - 4.30pm

    Araya Rasdjarmrearnsook: The Village and Elsewhere

    The art of Araya Rasdjarmrearnsook embraces three fields: graphic art, installation including multi-channel video installations, and writing. Work through all three means speaks to how woman can be in a world and represented by her own voice.

  • 06 April 2014 - Every day, until 1st Jun 2014
    8.00am - 5.00pm

    The Diana Jones Trilogy (And the Reinvention of Time)

    An exhibition by MFA candidate, Simon Yates, curated by Associate Professor Michael Goldberg.

  • 17 April 2014
    11.00am - 5.00pm


    In Sojourn, PhD candidate Richard Kean presents the labyrinth in all its metaphorical potential.

  • 4 May 2014
    3.00pm - 5.00pm

    The Salzburg Connection

    Michael Haydn’s Missa Pro Defunctis for Count Archbishop Sigismund von Schrattenbach, Mozart’s Te Deum KV141, Dixit and Magnificat KV193, and Missa Brevis in F KV192. Presented by: Sydney University Graduate Choir, Soloists and Orchestra Music Director: Christopher Bowen