Arts & Culture

Discover stories behind the latest exhibitions, fascinating explorations into Arts & Culture and the surprising details of what happens inside (and outside) a modern working museum.

 

Highlights

 

Articles

24 Aug 2018

Science and secrets of Sydney Harbour
Book Conservation

09 Aug 2018

Beyond a book's cover

17 Jul 2018

Flagging a mystery in Canton

11 Jul 2018

Sailing over the horizon

25 Jun 2018

Spirituality and the sea

10 Jun 2018

Postcards from the sea

08 May 2018

The Last Dance

02 May 2018

The Sydney Ducks and the San Francisco 49ers

18 Apr 2018

Setting the Standard

16 Apr 2018

Underwater photographers in the field

12 Apr 2018

Who was John Watt?

10 Apr 2018

Catch the classics up close this weekend

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

The 56th Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition focuses our attention on the beauty and fragility of the natural world
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Events and Exhibitions

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Event

Ocean Spirit Rising
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Exhibition

Haenyeo
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Exhibition

Fire on the water's edge

Videos

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Curator Daina Fletcher touring Haenyeo: The Sea Women of Jeju Island
Haenyeo: The Sea Women of Jeju Island
Behind the scenes tour of the Australian National Maritime Museum with Assistant Director Michael Harvey
Behind the scenes tour of the museum
Cookie in Te Wai Pounamu Meets Cook Strait by Michel Tuffery, 2011, courtesy of the artist and Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane
Cook: Man or Myth?