ACT Museums and Galleries incorporates the Canberra Museum and Gallery and the three
ACT Historic Places: Lanyon Homestead, Calthorpes’ House
and Mugga-Mugga.

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services to our community through exhibitions, public and education programs, and the collection, conservation and presentation
of visual arts and cultural heritage
of our region.

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of the Cultural Facilities Corporation an ACT Government enterprise.

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POETRY READING: Urban suburban


Sat 6 June: 2–3.30pm

Join four local Canberra poets, Geoff Page,
Alan Gould, Melinda Smith and Sarah Rice,
for a reading of poetry inspired by works of art in the exhibition Urban suburban, including poems specially commissioned for the occasion.
Explore Canberra’s suburbs and back streets, parks and pools through the unique lens
of poetry.

Free, RSVP by Fri 5 June, includes refreshments.



CMAG Exhibition:


On display in outside Gallery 4 an installation
by artist Samantha Small: Stalemate.

This exhibition can be viewed at night and recalls the horrors of the Somme battle-field of WW1 and the artists reflections on the contrast between child’s play and the harsh realities
of armed conflict.






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