In association with the National Gallery of Australia
Take a guided tour around one of the gems of the Nation's Capital. There are 6 themed tours of the National Gallery of Australia, each starting at 3.30pm and lasting for 60 min. The theme of each tour is specially aligned with a different aspect of the 2016 Festival program.
No prior booking is required.
More details can be found at nga.gov.au
A musician’s eye
Saturday 30 April, 3.30pm
Join a very special voluntary guide, musician and the Festival's Artistic Director Roland Peelman for a fascinating discussion on the fundamentals that bind visual art and music.
Sunday 1 May, 3.30pm
A insightful viewing of Islamic Art in the NGA's Collection Study Room and Islamic Galleries following the Barbara Blackman’s Festival Blessing in Gandel Hall.
Tuesday 3 May, 3.30pm
Join a voluntary guide for a focus tour featuring Spanish artists in the collection.
Wednesday 4 May, 3.30pm
Join a voluntary guide for a focus tour featuring French artists in the collection.
A musician's eye
Saturday 7 May, 3.30pm
Join a voluntary guide and musician (TBA) for a discussion on the fundamentals that bind visual art and music.
Wave and Waves
Sunday 8 May, 3.30pm
Join a voluntary guide for a tour of the collection focusing on waves following the performance of M. Pisaro’s A Wave and Waves.