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Thursday 28th July 2016


80/80. Eighty Years of SAM. The Collection
In 2016, SAM reaches a milestone, celebrating 80 years since the early beginnings of the Collection in 1936. To mark this significant point, SAM is rehanging its permanent collection in the Museum.. | Read More..
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Where :Shepparton Art Museum | 70 Welsford St  Shepparton
 
 
A question of scale
A question of scale — maquettes and small sculpture from the permanent collection A selection of small-scale sculptures in various media that are finished works in their own right or were conceived.. | Read More..
Where :Geelong Gallery | Little Malop Street Geelong
 
 
ABSTRACT DIVINE IN ART
ABSTRACT DIVINE IN ART Catalogue essay by Dr Rachael Kohn The Moderns who coined a new sacred language Guillaume Apollinaire (1880-1918) the author, poet and critic, prophetically described the a.. | Read More..
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday
Where :Justin Art House Museum | 3 Lumley Court,  Prahran
 
 
Alick Tipoti
21 July > 9 October OPENING WEDNESDAY 20 JULY 6-8PM Alick Tipoti is recognized as one of the Torres Strait Islands’ most dynamic contemporary artists. Growing up on Badu Island, he learnt .. | Read More..
Where :Linden New Art | 26 Acland St St Kilda
 
 
Artists At Leisure | Albert Tucker Photographs
ARTISTS AT LEISURE ALBERT TUCKER PHOTOGRAPHS Date: 12 March 7 August 2016 Location: Heide III: Albert & Barbara Tucker Gallery Curator/s: Linda Michael This exhibition shows artists fro.. | Read More..
Where :Heide | Museum Of Modern Art | 7 Templestowe Rd Bulleen
 
 
Ashley D Bird - Adult Memory Walk
Solo Exhibition "Adult Memory Walk" Opening reception on Thursday 28 July at 6-9 pm. exhibition will be held 28 July - 16 Aug 2016 By Ashley D Bird Each of us can remember back to moments in .. | Read More..
Where :Blackcat Gallery | 1103 Burke Road Hawthorn East
 
 
Atmospherics | Geelong Gallery Collection
Atmospherics—the Geelong Gallery collection 18 June 2016 to 15 January 2017 Atmospherics draws together a selection of paintings and assemblages that range from photo-realist landscape through im.. | Read More..
Where :Geelong Gallery | Little Malop Street Geelong
 
 
Ballarat in Pictures: a city is born
Ballarat in Pictures: a city is born Saturday, April 30, 2016 - Sunday, July 31, 2016 Minnie Williamson and Helen Macpherson Smith Trust galleries Admission: Free entry See Ballarat as the first.. | Read More..
Where :Art Gallery Of Ballarat | 40 Lydiard Street North, Ballarat
 
 
Bamboo | Tradition in contemporary form
Free entry NGV International Level 1 Mezzanine 7 Jul 16 – Oct 16 Open 10am–5pm daily Bamboo groves are a quintessential part of the Japanese landscape, and bamboo weaving is one of the oldest t.. | Read More..
Where :Ngv International | 180 St Kilda Road, Southbank
 
 
Basil Sellers Art Prize 5
Basil Sellers Art Prize 5 Tuesday 19 Jul 2016 to Sunday 6 Nov 2016 The Basil Sellers Art Prize invites artists to tackle an Australian obsession—sport. In its tenth year, the Prize offers arti.. | Read More..
Where :Ian Potter Museum Of Art | 800 Swanston Street,  Parkville
 
 
Black to blackest
Black to blackest 25 June to 14 August 2016 Selected works from the Gallery's collection in which artists deploy an exclusively black palette—using paint, ink, mixed media and charcoal—with vario.. | Read More..
Where :Geelong Gallery | Little Malop Street Geelong
 
 
Box Hill Art Group Mid Year Exhibition
26 July – 31 July 2016 Opening: Monday 25 July, 7:30-9pm Beautiful paintings and drawings in all media from the artists of the Box Hill Art Group. This is an ideal opportunity to buy an exciting .. | Read More..
Where :Box Hill Community Arts Centre | 470 Station Street, Box Hill
 
 
Collection @ Benalla Art Gallery
The Gallery presents a permanent collection which includes elements of the region’s history and recounting an Australian-European settlement story. The collection continues to develop with recent .. | Read More..
Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Where :Benalla Art Gallery | Bridge Street,  Benalla
 
 
Cowen Gallery Exhibition
The Library’s elegant Cowen Gallery features one of Australia’s most significant collections of Victorian artworks. Explore aspects of Victoria’s rich history in scenes of European settlement, ear.. | Read More..
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday
Where :State Library Of Victoria | 328 Swanston Street Melbourne
 
 
Degas: A New Vision Exhibition
Edgar Degas is one of the most celebrated artists associated with French Impressionism. The art he made over more than fifty years of constant creativity and renewal embraces painting, drawing, pri.. | Read More..
Where :Ngv International | 180 St Kilda Road, Southbank
 
 
Drawing Wall #23: Simone Slee
The Drawing Wall is an ongoing series of commissioned, temporary, site specific wall based drawings or installations that enliven the foyer space of the Eastbank Centre, directly outside SAM. Drawing .. | Read More..
Where :Shepparton Art Museum | 70 Welsford St  Shepparton
 
 
Eighteenth–Century Porcelain Sculpture
Eighteenth–Century Porcelain Sculpture Free entry NGV International Level 2, Decorative Arts Passage 27 Feb – Dec Open 10am–5pm daily The NGV has particularly rich holdings of eighteenth-centu.. | Read More..
Where :Ngv International | 180 St Kilda Road, Southbank
 
 
Esther Stewart | How to Decorate a Dump
ESTHER STEWART HOW TO DECORATE A DUMP Date: 4 June 11 September 2016 Location: Heide III: Kerry Gardner & Andrew Myer Project Gallery Curator/s: Sue Cramer In recent years, Esther Stewart.. | Read More..
Where :Heide | Museum Of Modern Art | 7 Templestowe Rd Bulleen
 
 
Exhibitions @ Brunswick Street Gallery
Brunswick Street Gallery presents.. Upcoming Exhibitions Four Walls, a group exhibition curated by Bethany O'Connor Opening Event, 24 June, 6pm - 9pm, All Welcome Exhibition runs from 6pm, .. | Read More..
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Where :Brunswick Street Gallery | 322 Brunswick St Fitzroy
 
 
Exhibitions @ Montsalvat
Montsalvat galleries are open 7 days a week, 9am-5pm. Free admission to exhibitions in the Barn Gallery and Long Gallery. Entry fees to the grounds are: Adults $14.00 Concessions $10.00 C.. | Read More..
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Where :Montsalvat | 7 Hillcrest Ave Eltham
 
 
Greg Semu | The Raft of the Tagata Pasifika
Greg Semu The Raft of the Tagata Pasifika (People of the Pacific) Free entry NGV International 10 Jun – Sep Open 10am–5pm daily This exhibition of new large-scale photographic works draws atte.. | Read More..
Where :Ngv International | 180 St Kilda Road, Southbank
 
 
Hands In Print - Bridget Nicholson
Hands In Print, an art installation recognising 14 leading authors and celebrating the wonder of the written word, is on display at Melbourne’s Readers’ Walk in Collins St. Hands In Print is the re.. | Read More..
Every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
 
 
Hard Edge | Abstract Sculpture 1960s–70s
Hard Edge Abstract Sculpture 1960s–70s Free entry NGV Australia Ground Level & Level 2 Foyers, Foyer 13 Feb – Jul Open 10am–5pm daily Hard Edge explores one of the most significant periods in.. | Read More..
Where :The Ian Potter Centre: Ngv Australia | Corner Flinders Street and Swanston Street, Melbourne
 
 
Heide | Museum of Modern Art | Open
Heide Museum of Modern Art is one of Australia’s leading public art museums. Open Tuesday - Sunday 10am - 5pm Heide Museum of Modern Art Collection A significant part of the Heide Collection .. | Read More..
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Where :Heide | Museum Of Modern Art | 7 Templestowe Rd Bulleen
 
 
Henry Talbot | 1960s Fashion Photographer
Henry Talbot 1960s Fashion Photographer Free entry NGV Australia May – Aug Open 10am–5pm daily Melbourne and 1960s fashion are the starring subjects of more than eighty striking never-seen-bef.. | Read More..
Where :The Ian Potter Centre: Ngv Australia | Corner Flinders Street and Swanston Street, Melbourne
 
 
Imagined Worlds
Start: Saturday 25 June, 2016 End: Sunday 21 August, 2016 Venue: Galleries 1 & 2 Blurring the boundary between real and imagined these artworks challenge traditional representat.. | Read More..
Where :Town Hall Gallery | 358 Burwood Road Hawthorn
 
 
Ingrid Watson
I Love New York, Mexico, Barcelona, Latvia and Venice Opening Night: Friday 29th July 6-9pm No Vacancy Gallery - Federation Square Tenancy 32, The Atrium Melbourne 3000 Exhibition Dates:  26t.. | Read More..
Where :No Vacancy Gallery | Project Space | Tenancy 32, The Atrium, Melbourne
 
 
Jan Senbergs | Observation–Imagination
Jan Senbergs Observation–Imagination Free entry NGV Australia Temporary Exhibitions 18 Mar – Jun Open 10am–5pm daily This is the first comprehensive retrospective of renowned Melbourne artist.. | Read More..
Where :The Ian Potter Centre: Ngv Australia | Corner Flinders Street and Swanston Street, Melbourne
 
 
Jeppe Hein | Semicircular Space
Jeppe Hein Semicircular Space Free entry NGV International 27 May – Sep Open 10am–5pm daily In May 2016, the NGV presents a spectacular new installation by renowned Berlin-based, Danish conte.. | Read More..
Where :Ngv International | 180 St Kilda Road, Southbank
 
 
Judy Watson
JUDY WATSON Judy Watson’s Aboriginal matrilineal family are from Waanyi country in north-west Queensland. She co-represented Australia in the 1997 Venice Biennale, was awarded the Moët & Chand.. | Read More..
Where :Tarrawarra Museum Of Art | 311 Healesville-Yarra Glen Road Healesville
 
 
Justin Art House Museum | Open
JUSTIN ART HOUSE MUSEUM – JAHM, is an initiative of Charles and Leah Justin, who are passionate collectors of contemporary art. Through their house museum they hope to share both their collection .. | Read More..
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday
Where :Justin Art House Museum | 3 Lumley Court,  Prahran
 
 
Life Abstracted | Selected Australian Artists
In its second year, "Life Abstracted" is an important opportunity for Australian artists to explore the abstraction genre. Abstract art frees the viewer from the constraints imposed by realistic i.. | Read More..
Where :Cambridge Studio Gallery | 52 Cambridge St,  Collingwood
 
 
Light moves: Contemporary Australian Video Art
1 July – 20 August: Light moves: Contemporary Australian Video Art Contemporary Australian artists present projected and screen-based works exploring the body and the possibilities of movement. Fea.. | Read More..
Where :Rmit Gallery | 344 Swanston Street Melbourne
 
 
Lisa Reihana | In pursuit of Venus
Lisa Reihana In pursuit of Venus Free entry NGV International 10 Jun – Sep Open 10am–5pm daily Lisa Reihana’s In pursuit of Venus is a two-channel, live-action video that is inspired by the co.. | Read More..
Where :Ngv International | 180 St Kilda Road, Southbank
 
 
Luminosity & Dust | beinArt Gallery
beinArt Gallery presents Luminosity & Dust, an exhibition of new works, featuring Casey Weldon’s “post-pop” iconography, Rodrigo Luff’s lush psychedelic nudes, Peter Gric’s bio-mechanical desolation a.. | Read More..
Where :Beinart Gallery | 1 Sparta Place Brunswick
 
 
Luminous | Australian Watercolours 1900–2000
Luminous Australian Watercolours 1900–2000 Free entry NGV Australia May 7 – Aug 21, 2016 Open 10am–5pm daily This is the first exhibition in twenty-five years to showcase the National Gallery .. | Read More..
Where :The Ian Potter Centre: Ngv Australia | Corner Flinders Street and Swanston Street, Melbourne
 
 
Making History | The Angry Penguins
MAKING HISTORY THE ANGRY PENGUINS Date: 16 April 6 November 2016 Location: Heide I Curator/s: Linda Short In response to ongoing visitor interest in Heide’s unique history, a new semi-p.. | Read More..
Where :Heide | Museum Of Modern Art | 7 Templestowe Rd Bulleen
 
 
Martí Guixé | Fake food park
Martí Guixé Fake food park Free entry NGV International Jun – Sep Open 10am–5pm daily Catalan designer Martí Guixé is recognised for his innovative approach to commercial products, interiors a.. | Read More..
Where :Ngv International | 180 St Kilda Road, Southbank
 
 
Media Legends
03 December 2015–31 October 2016 Our Media legends exhibition honours those reporters, editors, broadcasters, photographers, cartoonists and commentators whose work has played a vital part in shapi.. | Read More..
Where :State Library Of Victoria | 328 Swanston Street Melbourne
 
 
Michelle Nikou | A E I O U
MICHELLE NIKOU A E I O U Date: 23 April 28 August 2016 Location: Heide II Curator/s: Kendrah Morgan Adelaide-based artist Michelle Nikou draws on surrealism in a reflective and producti.. | Read More..
Where :Heide | Museum Of Modern Art | 7 Templestowe Rd Bulleen
 
 
Midwinter Masters: The ordinary instant
2 July - 11 September 2016 Opening event Thursday 7 July, 6pm – 8pm In addition to a selection of more than fifty works by Beckett from c.1919 to c.1935, The ordinary instant includes new works by.. | Read More..
Where :The Gallery @ Bacc | Cnr Wilson St and Carpenter St Brighton
 
 
Natasha Johns-Messenger | SITELINES
SITELINES NATASHA JOHNS-MESSENGER Date: 25 June 25 September 2016 Location: Heide III: Central Galleries Curator/s: Linda Michael Natasha Johns-Messenger’s work is a complex process o.. | Read More..
Where :Heide | Museum Of Modern Art | 7 Templestowe Rd Bulleen
 
 
NGV Collection | Australian Art
The NGV Collection comprises more than 68,000 artworks spanning thousands of years, from the art of ancient civilisations right up to contemporary art, reflecting a multitude of different disciplines,.. | Read More..
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Where :The Ian Potter Centre: Ngv Australia | Corner Flinders Street and Swanston Street, Melbourne
 
 
NGV Collection | International Art
The National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) is Australia’s oldest and most distinguished public art museum. The NGV Collection is spread over two magnificent buildings — NGV International on St Kilda R.. | Read More..
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Where :Ngv International | 180 St Kilda Road, Southbank
 
 
PANORAMA
PANORAMA Part One: 12 March – 15 May 2016 Part Two: 19 May – 31 July 2016 A panorama is a wide angle view or representation of a physical space, whether in painting, drawing, photography, fil.. | Read More..
Where :Tarrawarra Museum Of Art | 311 Healesville-Yarra Glen Road Healesville
 
 
People like us
People like us 18 June to 21 August 2016 Free A National Exhibitions Touring Support Australia exhibition developed by UNSW Galleries, University of New South Wales and toured by Museums and Gall.. | Read More..
Where :Geelong Gallery | Little Malop Street Geelong
 
 
Permanent Collection | Geelong Gallery
Director of Geelong Gallery, Geoffrey Edwards, discusses the Gallery's history and a selection of significant works from the permanent collection. Established in 1896, the Geelong Gallery is one of.. | Read More..
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Where :Geelong Gallery | Little Malop Street Geelong
 
 
Quiddity
1 July – 20 August 2016 Quiddity (Latin meaning ‘the essence of a thing) takes a behind-the- scenes look at the RMIT Art Collection. Features artists including: Stephen Benwell, Chris Bond, Peter E.. | Read More..
Where :Rmit Gallery | 344 Swanston Street Melbourne
 
 
Rachael Dols | Animal Characters
Rachael Dols is an animal artist and photographer. Her series "Animal Characters" showcases the expressions and individuality of creatures in fine art photography. Opening Night: Thursday June .. | Read More..
Where :Dancing Dog Cafe And Bar | 42a Albert Street Footscray
 
 
ReflectiveINK
REFLECTIVEINK BY RADIANCE OPENING NIGHT: Friday 29th July 2016, 6-9pm LOCATION: Dark Horse Experiment & Blender Studios, 110 Franklin St EXHIBITION RUNS: Wednesday 27th July - Sunday 31st July .. | Read More..
Where :Dark Horse Experiment Art Gallery | 110 Franklin Street Melbourne
 
 
Samuel Tupou
Samuel Tupou 21 July > 9 October 2016 OPENING > Wednesday 20 July 2016 Samuel Tupou was born in New Zealand to a Tongan father, Tupou’s signature works feature vivid colour-scapes, that inc.. | Read More..
Where :Linden New Art | 26 Acland St St Kilda
 
 
Sculpture Park & Plaza | Heide
Connie Kimberly Sculpture Park and Tony & Cathie Hancy Sculpture Plaza At the establishment of Heide as a public park and museum in 1981, the concept of a sculpture park was given priority by Heide.. | Read More..
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Where :Heide | Museum Of Modern Art | 7 Templestowe Rd Bulleen
 
 
Selected Watercolour and Gouache Paintings
Selected watercolour and gouache paintings from the collection 16 July to 11 September 2016 Modern and contemporary works from the collection illustrating a variety of approaches taken by artists.. | Read More..
Where :Geelong Gallery | Little Malop Street Geelong
 
 
Siu I Moana | Reaching Across the Ocean
Siu I Moana Reaching Across the Ocean Free entry NGV International 10 Jun 16 – 10 Sep 16 Open 10am–5pm daily This ngatu (painted tapa) exhibition consists of three monumental bark cloth wall h.. | Read More..
Where :Ngv International | 180 St Kilda Road, Southbank
 
 
Sonia Payes | Parallel Futures
As the winner of the McClelland Achievement Prize in 2014, Sonia Payes has been planning her future and her new exhibition Parallel Futures. This exhibition will provide an insight into the evolut.. | Read More..
Where :Mcclelland Gallery + Sculpture Park | 390 McClelland Drive Langwarrin
 
 
Subodh Gupta | Everyday Divine
Subodh Gupta Everyday Divine Free entry NGV International 13 May – Oct Open 10am–5pm daily The NGV presents Subodh Gupta: Everyday Divine, a solo exhibition of one of India’s pre-eminent conte.. | Read More..
Where :Ngv International | 180 St Kilda Road, Southbank
 
 
The Joseph Brown Collection
In May 2004 Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE donated the major part of his incomparable collection of Australian art to the National Gallery of Victoria — the most generous single gift of works of art ever made.. | Read More..
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Where :The Ian Potter Centre: Ngv Australia | Corner Flinders Street and Swanston Street, Melbourne
 
 
The Metaphysics of Space: Painting a Body of Light
“Through the evocative language of painting, my hope is to create an invitation to the metaphysical. As an abstract painter and a person of faith, abstraction offers me a contemporary, non-prescriptiv.. | Read More..
Where :Fortyfive Downstairs | 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
 
 
Twenty Melbourne Painters Exhibition 2016
Jenny Pihan Fine Art presents TWENTY MELBOURNE PAINTERS SOCIETY INC, 98th Annual Exhibition 12 July 2016 - 31 July 2016 Glen Eira City Council Art Gallery Cnr. Hawthorn & Glen Eira Roads C.. | Read More..
Where :Glen Eira City Council Gallery | Corner Glen Eira Rd and Hawthorn Rd Caulfield
 
 
Unlocking The Collection
The Johnston Collection is pleased to present its current What’s On in digital format. Just like the paper copy, you are now able to flick through the brochure at your leisure and browse the weal.. | Read More..
Where :The Johnston Collection | Wellington Parade East Melbourne
 
 
Veronica Petelin | Works on Paper
Atelier451 presents a collection of small etchings and ink drawings by Veronica Petelin in our upcoming mid year exhibition. Join us in celebration of the traditional printmaking techniques of etch.. | Read More..
Where :Atelier451 | 451 North Road  Ormond
 
 
Wallmatter
An installation of paint, concrete, rust and textiles, by Melbourne artist, Jenny Davis, inspired by imperfections and weathered surfaces, linking to the abandoned and neglected spaces found in urban .. | Read More..
Where :Memorial Hall | The Memo | 235 Maroondah Hwy Healesville
 
 
West Space Exhibition Program
West Space work in a range of media including visual arts, craft, writing, design, new music, sound, performance, multi and new media. While a majority of artists are young or emerging, there is a.. | Read More..
Where :West Space | Level 1, 225 Bourke Street, Melbourne
 
 
Xiaoyan School of Art Exhibition
Xiaoyan School of Art is one of the most renowned art education institutions in China and Asia. For the first time in Melbourne, the students' art pieces will be on display at the Atrium in Federa.. | Read More..
Where :Federation Square | Corner Swanston Street and Flinders Street Melbourne
 
 
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