Kick-start your weekend with after-hours art and entertainment

To celebrate the ongoing journey of Reconciliation, this First Friday we focus on artists under 40 from around the country. Hear from the South Australian Ramsay Art Prize finalists as they discuss their work in the exhibition space. Outside in the sculpture garden, listen to Rob Edwards infuse his Arrernte culture into Soul, Jazz, and Blues.

We’ve joined forces with the creative team from The Speakeasy Hotel who will be serving a selection of SA's finest beverages. Find them in the ‘Miami’ parked out in the courtyard. The Speakeasy Hotel is owned and operated by creatives and performers from Gravity & Other Myths, Lewis Major Projects and Erin Fowler Movement.

5pm & 7pm

Guided Tours - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander works in the collection or Ramsay Art Prize 2021.
Join a tour with Gallery Guides to discover more about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander works of art in the collection or take a tour of the Ramsay Art Prize 2021.

From 5.30pm

Musical Performance
Enjoy multi-instrumentalist Rob Edwards as he blends Soul, Blues, and RnB to share his passion for Arrernte culture and his family experience as part of the stolen generation. Rob creates new conversations through his music, influenced by John Mayer and the new wave soul makers Jordan Rakei and Tom Misch.
Sculpture Courtyard

6pm

Panel Discussion
Join South Australian Ramsay Art Prize 2021 finalists Solomon Kammer, Liam Fleming & Kasia Tons for a panel discussion hosted by Ramsay Art Prize Judge and Curator of Decorative Art and Design Rebecca Evans. The Panel will discuss their work in the Ramsay Art Prize 2021 exhibition and share what it means to be a finalist.
In the exhibition, Gallery 9

7pm

Auslan Tour
Take a guided tour of the Ramsay Art Prize 2021 with an accredited Auslan interpreter for deaf and hard of hearing visitors.

The Speakeasy Hotel

The Speakeasy Hotel

Creatives from The Speakeasy Hotel will be serving a selection of SA's finest beverages. Find them in ‘Miami' in the Sculpture Courtyard.

Photo: Nat Rogers

Archie Rose Distilling Co.

AGSA's Spirit Partner, Archie Rose Distilling Co. will be hosting a pop-up bar in the Sculpture Garden serving their signature dry gin & tonic this First Friday.