Program of events
The National Museum of Australia presented an exciting series of programs for families and adults to coincide with the Behind the Lines: The Year's Best Cartoons 2009 exhibition in Canberra.
Illustrated conversation with Mike, Karen 'n Guy
Wednesday 9 December 2009
Political photographer and photo editor Mike Bowers, SBS television's chief political correspondent Karen Middleton, and Museum curator Guy Hansen revisited the often hilarious and sometimes tragic events of 2009 through cartoons from our Behind the Lines: The Year's Best Cartoons 2009 exhibition.
Manga workshop: The art of Japanese comics
Saturday 9 January 2010
Children joined Melbourne artists Trevor Green and Henry Popienia and learned the skills and techniques to create their own manga characters.
Performance: And the OzCar goes to ...
Sunday 17 and 24 January 2010
Shortis and Simpson returned with a hilarious cabaret, reflecting on the memorable political debacles of 2009.