Visual Arts

The Arts Unit provides opportunities for students and teachers through exhibitions, workshops and professional learning and supports and extends the high standards of visual arts education in NSW.


Operation Art exhibits the achievements of K-10 visual arts students
at Sydney Olympic Park, the Art Gallery of NSW and regional galleries.


A series of showcase exhibitions of exemplary HSC visual arts works, ARTEXPRESS is a joint venture of the NSW Department of Education and Communities and the NSW Board of Studies.

THE WILKINS Collection

The Department's art collection, named in honour of  public education pioneer William Wilkins.


Grow on wall


NEW! The Arts Unit introduces Annex Art, a series of workshops and enrichment programs available to stage 4 and 5 teachers and students.