START at the Gallery

START at the Gallery

START at the Gallery and the START Art Club are proudly presented by the James & Diana Ramsay Foundation.

START at the Gallery offers an exciting introduction to visual art for children and families. Held on the first Sunday of every month, START is free and includes art activities, tours, live performance and entertainment.

START is recommended for children aged 3-12 and parent / carer supervision is required. No bookings are necessary. 

When First Sunday of every month, 11am-3pm
Where Gallery wide
Cost Free
Suitability Children aged 3-12 and their families
Enquiries 08 8207 7578 

Coming events

Sunday 3 December, 11am - 3pm 
START at the Gallery,  Wrapping & Weaving
This START wraps up 2017 weaving stories into works of art with Southern Elder Weavers and breakdance and beatbox with Indigenous Hip Hop Projects. Dress up and join Nylon Zoo parades and lounge inside the giant frill neck lizard for storytelling.

Children's Tours
11am, 11.30am, 12 noon, 12.30pm, 1pm, 1.30pm & 2 pm
Listen to the tales behind the works of art in TARNANTHI with Gallery Guides.
Location Meet in the Santos Atrium 

START Art Workshops
11am - 3pm
Join Southern Elder Weavers to learn some traditional weaving techniques and make your own woven work of art.
Location Radford Auditorium

‘Deadly’ Designs: Henna Body Art
11am – 3pm
Get a ‘deadly’ temporary tattoo with START body artists.
Location Sleepee Teepee on the lawn

Nylon Zoo
11am, 12pm, 1pm & 2pm
Join the Nylon Zoo Parade, complete with costumes, and step inside the giant frill neck lizard for storytelling.
Location Sculpture Courtyard

Indigenous Hip Hop Projects
11.30am-12.30pm & 2pm-3pm
Indigenous Hip Hop Projects (IHHP) is a unique team of talented artists, who have been working extensively in Indigenous communities around Australia since 2005. Join the IHHP team this START for an interactive performances and workshops.
Location Sculpture Courtyard Tent

START Sounds Radical Son
1pm - 2pm 
Guided by his Kamilaroi and Tongan heritage, Radical Son effortlessly crosses genres from Soul to Hip-hop and R&B.
Location Sculpture Courtyard Tent

Sunday 7 January, 11am - 3pm
START at the Gallery, Island Dreaming
Torres Strait Islander artists inspire art making, TARNANTHI tours, workshops, storytelling and music to celebrate a new year.