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

31 Oct 2016

Monsters of the deep: Tall tales of the high seas

20 Oct 2016

Re-creating Harrison’s timekeepers…in Australia

26 Sep 2016

What do you call a group of curators? Answers from #AskACurator 2016

20 Sep 2016

Sir Oswald Brierly: A man for all occasions

14 Sep 2016

The value of volunteers

12 Sep 2016

Harold Cazneaux: Fame and family
Sydney Harbour scenes: boy on a raft by Harold Cazneaux, 1905. ANMM Collection. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by Anne Christoffersen, in memory of the artist. ANMM Collection 00054641.

29 Aug 2016

A working harbour: Waterfront change through Cazneaux’s ‘seeing eye’

22 Aug 2016

Thinking ‘inside the box’: Exploring the UTS Micro-CSI lab

02 Aug 2016

An Australian Sailor in the Spanish Civil War

30 Jul 2016

Watch out, seagulls, I’m on your case! An update from Bailey

19 Jul 2016

Boats in Sulawesi: An illustrated journey

12 Jul 2016

Introducing Bailey Haggarty – Assistant Director, Seagulls

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

Habitat

Event

Ocean Spirit Rising
Habitat

Exhibition

Haenyeo
Habitat

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?