Dead Before It Began Jodie Whalen’s new installation Dead Before It Began comprises various multi-sensory works that are the artist’s response to the exquisite grief and melancholy in realising the limitations of fantasy in relation to one-sided infatuations. The Wynne and the Sulman prizes. Finalists for the Young Archies Prize — for budding artists aged five to 18 — also will be on display. Art Gallery of NSW, Art Gallery Road, Sydney. Tickets: $8-$18. Bookings: 136 246 or online. Until October 22.