Enjoy art making, music performances and tours on the first Sunday of every month

Join a mayhem of modern art, music and movement this Start with dancing, sketching and discovering on tours and creative workshops and sounds in a hyper-colourful landscape of contemporary creatives.

Book into activities on arrival, with the exception of Auslan Guided Tours, which are to be booked online. Registrations open at 10.30am. Arrive early to avoid disappointment.

Start Discovery Tours

Join an interactive art experience with Gallery Guides.
Meet in the Atrium
Duration 20 minutes, tours every half hour

11am Auslan Discovery Tour

Take an Auslan interpreted Discovery Tour for deaf and hearing-impaired children and/or parents.

Nylon Zoo

Explore Evelyn Roth’s colourful inflatable wonderland.
Courtyard Lawn
Duration 45 minutes, sessions on the hour

Start Art Workshops

Calling all contemporary creatives, this month we are inviting your entries in the 2023 Start Art Prize. Design and build your own adventurous recycled material food sculptures with The Bait Fridge and contribute to a performative collaborative sculpture.
Radford Auditorium & marquee
Duration 30 minutes, drop in.

Start Sketch Tours

Join artists Lauren Herraman and Gemma Rose Brook on a drawing journey.
Meet upstairs in Gallery 7
Duration 45 minutes, sessions every half hour

12pm Auslan Sketch Tour

Take an Auslan interpreted Sketch Tour for deaf and hearing-impaired children and/or parents.

Start Sounds

Musical mixes by DJ Angel and sensational sounds performed by The Bait Fridge Band.
Courtyard Marquee

Contemporary Choreography

Respond to works of art on display through contemporary dance with creative choreographers Jessie McKinlay and Tanya Voges.
Meet at The Studio entrance.
Duration 30 minutes, sessions every half hour.

11am, 12pm & 1pm
Blooming Hearts Yoga

Move with Blooming Hearts Yoga.
Function room
Duration 30 minutes

AGSA Store

10% discount for AGSA and Start Art Club Members.

Parent/carer supervision is required

On your visit please:

Check in when you arrive by using your Start Art Club Membership.

Book into activities on arrival.

We’ve added extra tours but numbers and capacity restrictions apply. Arrive early to avoid disappointment.

Remember to social distance, wash your hands, and use hand sanitiser frequently. AGSA has increased cleaning on the premises.

If you’re not well or experiencing flu-like symptoms, please join us online instead of at the Gallery.

Presented by
  • James & Diana Ramsay Foundation