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White Rabbit Gallery

30 Balfour Street | Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales NSW 2008, Australia (Inner West)
61 02 8399 2867
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Ranked #2 of 77 Shopping in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Art Galleries
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Showcasing modern Chinese art from the current century, the White Rabbit Gallery offers four floors of diverse works and free film screenings, as well... more » Owner description: 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. « less
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Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Spend an hour or two wandering around this gem of a little gallery in chippendale. Its a very easy 5 to 10 minute walk from central or broadway and is totally free to enter. The exhibits change several times a year but are always centered around contempory chinese art. Ive seen some great instalations here over the years. Finish it... More

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Small and a little hard to find but well worth the effort. The gallery is on 3 floors with access by either steps of a lift.The Gallery is free to visit. Some interesting exhibits with plenty of room to view and move round. The exhibits show a selection of life in China now and from the Mao era from individuals... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Tea was great as was a wander through the levels of Chinese art. Very clean & welcoming. Then walk thru to central park & UTS

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Tasmania
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This was a most moving and emotional experience, thanks to our wonderful tour guide, Phyl, who knew the details of each person who was represented in a painting, what their story was, and how the painting came to be. We just don't appreciate how very fortunate we are to be living in our wonderful country if Australia. It is good... More

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Salalah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I'm keeping this simple. This is a great gallery. A great deal of thought has been put into the collaboration of exhibitions as they tie into each other really well. It won't take you all day to trudge around the gallery and an absence of hordes of cellphone camera users is most appreciated.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

I had chance to see Ai Weiwei's Sunflower Seeds! Hoho! The Commune Exhibition is fantastic! We love the place, and the tea house is absolutely a big plus!

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Had a great couple of hours here with my girlfriend, its something different and of course its free. Not too far from central station, it's not a very big gallery but you can certainly spend a few hours here with lots of interesting things to see!!! Stumbled accross this place because of the 'follow the white rabbit' signs on the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Wow! What an awesome gallery. Such an inspiring place and the art inspirational. Definitely do the tour to understand more about each of the artists

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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45 reviews 45 reviews
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This place is as good as anywhere I've been in the world. If you don't stop by here when you visit Sydney, then you haven't done Sydney properly.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

A really good space and our guide was fantastic - enthusiastic and patient The teahouse is great for tea and dumplings afterwards also

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