Community Programs

Unless otherwise stated, bookings and enquiries contact:
Telephone: +61 2 6207 3968
Email: cmagbookings@act.gov.au



SCREENING: Reel Classics

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema.
ACT M&G Members are invited to purchase an annual Reel McCoy membership
at the discounted price of $20 (usually $50/year) upon presentation of their
current ACT M&G membership card.

Sun 11 Oct: Darling Clementine (1946) + She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)
Sun 25 Oct: Hail the Conquering Hero (1944) + I was a Male War Bride (1949)
Sun 8 Nov: Mon Oncle (1958)
Sun 29 Nov: Fires Were Started (1943) + The Lavender Hill Mob (1951)


Click to download a Spring Program of films flyer




FLOORTALK: Louise Partos and Stephen Fox

Fri 9 October: 1-2pm

Join Louise Partos, Artback NT’s Executive Officer as she discusses the work of Artback NT,
then hear about the Punuku Tjukurpa exhibition’s themes, ideas and works of art with the curator, Stephen Fox. Stephen was Director of Maruku Arts from 1997 until 2006 and has worked closely
with the artists and Traditional Owners to ensure that this exhibition is a true representation
of Anangu culture.




Sat 10 October: 1-2pm

Your last opportunity to join Dr Sophie McIntyre, curator of INK REMIX,
for an insight into the themes, ideas and works of art featured in the exhibition.

ARTIST TALK: Nicola Dickson

Wednesday 14 October: 1-2pm

Join artist Nicola Dickson as she discusses her installation,
Close Encounters: the Voyage of Bruni D'Entrecasteaux.
In association with the Art Forum ANU School of Art.

Free, RSVP by Tue 13 October, limited seating.


Thu 5 November: 1–2pm

Visual artist Alexander Boynes, and Juliet Moody from Sparrow-Folk,
speak about the benefits of winning a CAPO Award; and Deborah Clark,
CMAG’s Senior Curator Visual Arts, reviews the CAPO 2015 Exhibition.

AUCTION:  Capo 32

Sat 7 November: 6.45-11.00pm

The annual CAPO exhibition is Canberra’s most significant annual survey of local,
professional, contemporary artists, craft practitioners and designer-makers.
The auction is a glamorous and fun event featuring silent and live auctions,
superb food, music and wine. Everyone is welcome and you can bid for art
and services at all levels of value.

Cost: $110.00, bookings and payment via www.capo.org.au,
capital.artspatrons@gmail.com or 0407 512 296




Wed 2 December: 1–2pm

Join Lara Nicholls, Assistant Curator, Australian Paintings and Sculpture, at the National Gallery
of Australia for a journey through the paintings and the fascinating stories behind this pivotal
moment in Australian history, which was book-ended by Queen Victoria’s announcement of
Australia’s Federation in 1899 through to the declaration of World War I in July 1914.


Canberra Museum and Gallery

Cnr. London Circuit and Civic Square, Canberra City



Photography Workshop

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images from the recent Photography workshop where students explored Lanyon, Calthorpes' House and Mugga-Mugga.



Past Programs:





July - December 2010

January - June 2010

July - December 2009

January - June 2009



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