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White Rabbit Gallery

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Address: 30 Balfour Street | Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales NSW 2008, Australia
Phone Number: 61 02 8399 2867
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Wed - Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
Description: Showcasing modern Chinese art from the current century, the White Rabbit...
Showcasing modern Chinese art from the current century, the White Rabbit Gallery offers four floors of diverse works and free film screenings, as well as a relaxing tea house on the ground floor. The gallery is open Thursdays through Sundays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
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We really enjoyed visiting this gallery & seeing 'State of Play' exhibition. Chinese contemporary art with a few twists. Lots of fun & surprises in a great space. Friendly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
7 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We really enjoyed visiting this gallery & seeing 'State of Play' exhibition. Chinese contemporary art with a few twists. Lots of fun & surprises in a great space. Friendly knowledgeable and friendly staff. Good atmosphere - I felt a bit sorry for the staff who have to listen to & talk over the banging bucket exhibit all day, but as... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

The White Rabbit provides the window into China and the contemporary artists , many o9f which we would not normally know or see. Definitely worth a visit

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Sydney
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Always love visiting WRG whenever there is a new exhibition. My love and appreciation for chinese and taiwanese culture is often featured here in so many diverse ways. Always successful at striking an emotional cord with me, the tours are a must to gain a full apreciation and the staff are always so friendly and welcoming.

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Sydney, Australia
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53 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

In Australia we pretty much ignore contemporary Asian Art, to our detriment, displaying our ignorance. It's fantastic to see some real patronage of this art presented free to the public. This is not a business, this is a gift. The art is varied, always contemporary and constantly inspiring. Ignore the view below in a review that a Chinese only gallery... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Some thing fresh and special a great way to spend a afternoon. simply, stunning, interesting Chinese art . I shall return for sure

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Sydney, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

A Gallery in Sydney for Chinese art only. Not quite sure how in this day and age a business can operate like this. Treading the line between being a specialist gallery and Racist to all none Chinese artists. I dont know how a gallery would be percieved if it were run under the guise of being for white anglo's only?... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Once again this new selection of 21st Century Chinese art is stunning, challenging and entertaining. The 'State of Play' exhibition leads you upstairs to some dark places until you wonder what is real and what is put on. Now every visit to Sydney will include a short detour to this gallery, it makes the whole journey worth it.

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I loved being able to meet my friends there and have a quick snack, drink and eat in a very quiet and comfortable environment.

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Armidale
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This Gallery is amazing! Well worth a visit. The gift shop has quirky presents that are well priced.

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Sydney, Australia
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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I love this gallery for a browse and always go to their latest exhibition. Its a beautiful space with interesting art and afterwards you can have delicious dumplings and Chinese tea in the lovely foyer. I love what's happening to Chippendale lately and the White Rabbit is a big part of the whole area's regeneration.

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