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Sydney International Art Series

Saturday 01 November 2014 to Sunday 15 March 2015


This summer the city's two pre-eminent art museums, the Art Gallery of NSW and Museum of Contemporary Art, join forces to present two inspired collections exclusive to Sydney.

Chuck Close (20 November 2014 - 15 March 2015). Chuck Close is one of America's best-loved visual artists and is famed for his large scale, photo-based portrait paintings. His highly inventive techniques used to portray the human face have been the subject of more than 200 solo exhibitions in more than 20 countries

Pop to Popism (1 November 2014 - 1 March 2015). Popular, witty, sexy and glamorous, Pop Art is filling an entire floor of the Art Gallery of NSW with Warhol, Lichtenstein, Koons, Haring, Hockney, Sharp and more.