SYDNEY CONTEMPORARY WELCOMES GALLERIES FROM AROUND THE ASIA PACIFIC REGION AND BEYOND, PRESENTING THE WORK OF OVER 450 ARTISTS ALONGSIDE AN AMBITIOUS FIVE-DAY PROGRAM OF CURATED EXHIBITIONS OF GROUND-BREAKING INSTALLATIONS AND VIDEO ART, ENGAGING PANEL DISCUSSIONS, AS WELL SYDNEY’S HOTTEST RESTAURANTS,
VIP Preview (VIP Pass only)
Wednesday 11 September, 4pm - 8pm
Thursday 12 September, 5pm - 9pm
General Opening Hours
Thursday 12 September, 12noon - 5pm
Friday 13 September, 12noon - 8pm
Saturday 14 September, 11am - 6pm
Sunday 15 September, 11am - 6pm
Advance $50 | full price $60
Celebrate the launch of Sydney Contemporary at the official Opening Night, Thursday 12 September, 5pm-9pm, experience world-class performances and musicians and rub shoulders with the art world elite.
OPENING NIGHT + DAY PASS
Advance $68 | full price $92
Make the most of our extensive program with our OPENING NIGHT + DAY PASS. With daily tours, talks, performances and workshops you'll want to come back for more.
VIP ART PASS (LIMITED AVAILABILITY)
Unlimited access including:
• VIP Preview: Wednesday 11 September, 4pm-8pm
• Opening Night: Thursday 12 September, 5pm-9pm
• Unlimited access to all days and nights of the Fair
• 5-day VIP Program
• An exclusive in conversation with Fair Director Barry Keldoulis, gallerist Ursula Sullivan from Sullivan+Strumpf and artist Darren Sylvester on Thursday 12 September, 6pm-7pm
• Access to the VIP Lounge
• 2 complimentary wines from the VIP Lounge
Adult | Advance $26 | full price $32
Student* | $22
Child 12-18 years | $10
Children under 12 free with accompanying adult. All children free over weekend.
School bookings please contact email@example.com
*valid student card required
One of the most anticipated events on Sydney's cultural calendar, the official Opening Night
celebrations transform the fair into an immersive, all-encompassing night of art, music and food.
Some of Sydney's most exciting performers tantalise visitors' senses and take them on an
exciting journey throughout the fair.
Sydney Contemporary is located at CARRIAGEWORKS, 245 Wilson Street, Eveleigh (Cnr Codrington Street) which is conveniently situated and easily accessible: 10 minutes from the heart of the CBD by car or public transport, walking distance from key train and bus stops, and a 5 to 10 minute drive from the many galleries located in and around Redfern and Waterloo.
Redfern Station | 8 minute walk
Macdonaldtown Station | 10 minute walk
Newtown Station | 15 minute walk
More info transportnsw.info
Nearest stop is at Codrington Street at City Road, approximately a 5 minute walk to Carriageworks.
Buses: 422, 423, 426, 428, 370, 352
More info transportnsw.info
Street parking is limited.
Carriageworks is located close to Sydney University, the Seymour Centre, and Australian Technology Park. Casual parking is available at these sites for a fee.
Casual parking at Sydney University | 5 minute walk | More info
Casual parking at Shepherd Street Carpark | 7 minute walk
Casual parking at Australian Technology Park | 20 minute walk | More info
Carriageworks has wheelchair ramp and level access at all entrances. There is level access and disabled seating available in venues. Toilets are fully accessible.
Shuttle buses will run every 15 minutes from Redfern Station
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Enjoy 20% off their Best Available Rate, any time between 10-15 September by using the special code SYDNEY CONTEMPORARY. This offer is based on their flexible rate, allowing for last-minute changes and cancellations. To book, please call 2 8388 8838 or email H9729@sofitel.com.