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Art & About Sydney

Art & About Sydney is a program that runs all year round and which exhibits temporary art pieces in public spaces around Sydney.

You will find a range of interesting artworks and installations in unexpected spaces as you wander around the CBD.

Art & About Sydney 2019 Festival, Dates, Locations & Public Installations

Art & About Sydney first started as a month-long festival, but due to its popularity, has now transformed into a year-round exhibition with a huge calendar of projects. There are many thought-provoking art pieces, as well as major installations, which celebrates the unique creativity and imagination of Australian artists.

For those wanting to be a part of Art & About Sydney, expressions of interest are open to create new works all year round. The city is looking for pieces of artwork that will surprise and excite visitors and locals alike. The types of works can be diverse with exhibitions, film, immersive theatre, installations, interactive pieces, murals and live performance are sought.

Many of the artworks are located in the Pitt Street Mall, Customs House, The Rocks, Hyde Park, Waterloo and Martin Place, just to name a few.

So get out and about and take a walk around the Sydney CBD and check out the amazing art pieces on display. Most displays are free to view.

Event Dates

Exhibitions Change Throughout The Year

Event Times

Australian Life 2019 Exhibition: 19 Sep — 13 Oct 2019 (Hyde Park North, Elizabeth Street, Sydney)
Little Sydney Lives 2019 Exhibition: 19 Sep — 13 Oct 2019 (Sandringham Garden, Hyde Park, College St & Park Street, Sydney)
Gadigal Mural: On Now (Australian Design Centre, 101-115 William Street, Darlinghurst)
Gravity System Response: On Now (The Domain, Art Gallery Road, Sydney)


Multiple Locations


Currently at Hyde Park North, Sandringham Garden, Australian Design Centre & The Domain
Sydney, NSW

Contact Details

(02) 9265 9333



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