Who is the Biennale of Sydney for?
Art is for everyone. The Biennale of Sydney is a safe, inclusive, and welcoming space for everyone to enjoy. From enjoying quality time with grandparents to insightful education tours to a fun night out with friends, our exhibition and extensive programming has something for everyone.
When is the Biennale of Sydney on?
The 24th Biennale of Sydney, Ten Thousand Suns, is on from 9 March – 10 June 2024.
‘Lights On’ opening night is on Friday 8 March 2024. Book tickets here.
Where is the Biennale of Sydney held?
Ten Thousand Suns is held across 6 locations including White Bay Power Station, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA), Chau Chak Wing Museum at the University of Sydney, UNSW Galleries and Artspace. You can learn more about the exhibition partners and how to get there here.
Where do I buy tickets to the Biennale of Sydney?
Exhibition entry to the Biennale of Sydney is free.
Our extensive programming also includes a selection of free to reserve and paid events. Programming includes artist talks, workshops, live music and performances.
You can view our line up of fantastic programming and book your tickets here.
How do I get to the Biennale of Sydney?
We encourage visitors to use public transportation to get to the Biennale of Sydney. To learn how to get to each location, please visit our locations page here.
What is the difference between the Biennale of Sydney and Ten Thousand Suns?
The Biennale of Sydney is a biannual international contemporary art event. Ten Thousand Suns is the 24th edition of the Biennale of Sydney, open from 9 March – 10 June 2024.
Is the Biennale of Sydney appropriate for children?
Yes, the Biennale of Sydney is for everyone. We also offer a range of programs catered towards children and families. You can view them here.
How often is the Biennale of Sydney on?
The Biennale of Sydney is on every second year.
Is the Biennale of Sydney accessible?
The Biennale of Sydney and its exhibition partners strive to ensure that all locations are accessible. To learn more about accessibility at each location, please visit accessibility pages here:
White Bay Power Station: Accessibility information available at opening in 2024.
Art Gallery of New South Wales: https://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/visit/access/
Artspace: Accessibility information available at opening in late 2023.
Museum of Contemporary Art Australia: https://www.mca.com.au/plan-your-visit/access/
Chau Chak Wing Museum: https://www.sydney.edu.au/museum/about-us/accessibility.html
UNSW Galleries: https://www.artdesign.unsw.edu.au/unsw-galleries/visit
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I’m an artist/performer – can I apply to be in the Festival?
The Biennale of Sydney is a fully curated event under the Artistic Directors’ vision.
I’m interested in working at the Biennale of Sydney.
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Supporting the Biennale of Sydney
Can I donate some money to the Biennale of Sydney?
Yes! Thankyou for joining us on the journey to the 24th Biennale of Sydney. Tax-deductible donations make art possible and keeps admission to the Biennale of Sydney free. You can donate here.