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LEGO Pompeii...

OFFICIAL OPENING. Join us at the Nicholson Museum for opening of LEGO Pompeii - the ... Read more

Special Saturday Openings...

Sydney University Museums will be open to the public as a part of our Saturday ... Read more

Zoobiquity Conference...

Zoobiquity explores how the commonality of animals and humans can be used to diagnose, treat ... Read more

Events list

  • Date
  • 6 February 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - The Unexpected Universe: how astronomical telescopes continue to reveal new surprises

    Cosmology in recent decades has been undergoing a revolution. Astronomers have for the first time identified the major constituents of the universe, revealing a universe that barely resembles what we thought only a few decades ago. Professor Wendy Freedman will describe the exciting new advances.

  • 24 February 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Hal Foster

    HAL FOSTER - Contemporary Art and Mimetic Excess

    In this groundbreaking lecture, Hal Foster seeks to define and highlight a different sort of avant-garde, one that seeks trace fractures that already exist within the given order, to pressure them further, to activate them somehow. Presented by the Power Institute with Sydney Ideas.

  • 9 March 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Spanish Literature

    Spanish writers Marcos Giralt Torrente and Elia Barceló discuss the state of literature in Spain today, the perils of translation and the newest trends is contemporary fiction.