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23 July 20146.00pm - 7.00pm
Join us at the Macleay Museum for a lecture by Michael Webb (Conservatorium of Music, University of Sydney)
2 August 20142.00pm - 3.00pm
Join us at the Nicholson Museum for the 2014 Academy Travel free lecture series - Italy; travels in art, history and culture. Lecture by Dr Craig Barker (University of Sydney).
12 August 20146.30pm - 7.30pm
Rob Blackburn, Curatorial Assistant, Macleay Museum, will lead an illustrated talk on the Macleay Museum insect collections, and why they have been at the core of biological sciences for over 200 years.
18 August 20145.30pm - 7.30pm
Join us for a rare chance to study creative drawing within the University Art Gallery with two evenings of life drawing classes, celebrating the current exhibition of 16th-19th century European drawings Fugitive Forms and Grand Designs.
21 August 20145.30pm - 7.00pm
Join us at the Macleay Museum for the 2014 Being Collected lecture.
6 September 20142.00pm - 3.00pm
Join us at the Nicholson Museum for the 2014 Academy Travel free lecture series - Italy; travels in art, history and culture. Lecture by Dr Kathleen Olive (Academy Travel).
6 September 20144.00pm - 5.00pm
Join us at the Macleay Museum to hear Senior Curator Dr Jude Philp (Sydney University Museums) in conversation with theatre artist Michelle St Anne (The Living Room Theatre) as they discuss taxidermy.
9 September 20144.00pm - 5.00pm
A talk by curators Jan Brazier and Rebecca Conway based around the Macleay Museum's Historic Photograph Collection. This event is held in conjunction with NSW History Week 2014.
11 September 20146.30pm - 7.30pm
Join us at the Nicholson Museum for the next lecture in our evening series.
03 March 2014 - Every weekday, until 31st Oct 201410.00am - 4.30pm
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