Art & culture
The residents of Mosman are well served by cultural facilities such as the Mosman Art Gallery & Community Centre and Mosman Library. These Council initiatives are complemented by an active program of community-led events and programs. Mosman is home to many high quality restaurants, cafes, retail galleries and antique stores. It is known as a ‘Federation’ suburb, retaining many homes of the late 19th and early 20th century, as well as featuring contemporary homes designed by some of Australia’s leading architects.
- Mosman's cultural heritage
Mosman has a particularly rich cultural heritage when it comes to the visual arts. It has also been, and still is, home to many prominent writers, musician, actors, film makers, designers, craft practitioners and architects.
- Festival of Mosman
An annual community event in Mosman.
- Mosman Art Gallery
The Mosman Art Gallery is a dedicated public gallery established by Mosman Council. It presents a rich and varied program of high quality exhibitions, educational activities and special events.
- Public art
Over the years, Mosman has acquired a small collection of public art works including monuments, fountains, bronze portrait busts and five contemporary artworks produced by established artists.
- Mosman Village Art & Craft Market
A quality art and craft market located in the heart of one of Sydney’s finest shopping precincts. 150 art and craft stalls, with gourmet food, musical entertainment, and a lively atmosphere.
- The Mosman Collection
A range of stylish silver and enamel pieces, featuring a paperweight, female brooch and male lapel pin, that provides a lasting and unique gift idea.