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View Event: Affirmation | First Nations Virtual Exhibition
Affirmation | First Nations Virtual Exhibition
The Koorie Heritage Trust - 295 King Street Melbourne
➲ When: 29th of April 2020 To 26th of July 2020
Free | The Koorie Heritage Trust Online Gallery 29 April - 26 July 2020 Affirmation at the Koorie Heritage Trust explores truth-telling through a First Nations lens. First Nations people, t .. Affirmation | First Nations Virtual Exhibition


View Event: Affordable Art Fair 2020
Affordable Art Fair 2020
Royal Exhibition Building - Closed - Royal Exhibition Building - 9 Nicholson St Carlton
➲ When: 4th of September 2020 To 6th of September 2020
4-6 September 2020 Royal Exhibition Building The new Affordable Art Fair will take place in Melbourne at the historic Royal Exhibition Building from Thursday 4 September to Sunday 6 September 20 .. Affordable Art Fair 2020


View Event: Albert Tucker: Marking The Past
Albert Tucker: Marking The Past
Heide | Museum of Modern Art - Bulleen
➲ When: 30th of June 2020 To 14th of March 2021
ALBERT TUCKER MARKING THE PAST 30 June 2020 14 March 2021 Location: Albert & Barbara Tucker Gallery Curator/s: Lili Belle Birchall Admission: Included with museum admission After movin .. Albert Tucker: Marking The Past


View Event: ArtVo | Trick Art - Open
ArtVo | Trick Art - Open
ArtVo Melbourne | Trick Art Museum - 26 Star Crescent Level 1 Harbour Town Docklands
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Become part of the artwork at ArtVo Melbourne. The interactive trick art gallery is your chance to touch the art and strike a pose in front of the mind boggling themed zones. The venue is a fun ac .. ArtVo | Trick Art - Open


View Event: Beyond Attica: Art of Magna Graecia
Beyond Attica: Art of Magna Graecia
Hellenic Museum - Hellenic Museum 280 William Street Melbourne VIC 3000. Melbourne
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Beyond Attica: Art of Magna Graecia is an exceptional collection of vase-wear from early Athenian black-figure to later Apulian, Campanian and Lucanian red-figure vessels from south Italy. On loan .. Beyond Attica: Art of Magna Graecia


View Event: Bill Henson | ONEIROI
Bill Henson | ONEIROI
Hellenic Museum - Hellenic Museum 280 William Street Melbourne VIC 3000. Melbourne
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
ONEIROI is a photographic installation by one of Australia's leading artists, Bill Henson. Housed permanently at the Hellenic Museum, the photographs that make up ONEIROI incorporate five pricele .. Bill Henson | ONEIROI


View Event: Bryce Holywell: Flow State
Bryce Holywell: Flow State
Woodgrove Shopping Centre - Woodgrove Shopping Centre 533-555 High St, Melton West VIC 3337 Melton
➲ When: 3rd of June 2020 To 31st of July 2020
Woodgrove Shopping Centre and Melton City Council have joined forces to launch a community art project, which will be showcased in the shopping centre from Wednesday, 3 June. The artwork profiles .. Bryce Holywell: Flow State


View Event: Callum Morton | Valhalla
Callum Morton | Valhalla
TarraWarra Museum of Art - 311 Healesville-Yarra Glen Road Healesville
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
This is a permanent outdoor installation Callum Morton's awe inspiring installation Valhalla has been given a permanent home at TarraWarra Museum of Art. Originally created for the 52nd Venice .. Callum Morton | Valhalla


View Event: Camille Henrot: Splendid Isolation
Camille Henrot: Splendid Isolation
National Gallery of Victoria | NGV International - NGV International 180 St Kilda Road Melbourne
➲ When: 22nd of May 2020 To 31st of October 2020
Free entry NGV International CAMILLE HENROT SPLENDID ISOLATION Camille Henrot is one of the most compelling contemporary artists working today. Born in Paris in 1978, the New York-base .. Camille Henrot: Splendid Isolation


View Event: Carolyn Eskdale: Memory Horizon
Carolyn Eskdale: Memory Horizon
Heide | Museum of Modern Art - Bulleen
➲ When: 30th of June 2020 To 27th of September 2020
CAROLYN ESKDALE MEMORY HORIZON 30 June 27 September 2020 Location: Heide Modern Curator/s: Lesley Harding Admission: Included with Museum Pass In Memory Horizon, Carolyn Eskdale presents n .. Carolyn Eskdale: Memory Horizon


View Event: Destiny Deacon: Destiny
Destiny Deacon: Destiny
The Ian Potter Centre | NGV Australia - Melbourne
➲ When: 24th of July 2020 To 31st of January 2021
Free entry NGV Australia, Federation Square Ground Level 24 Jul 20 - 31 Jan 21 Open 10am-5pm daily Destiny Deacon is one of Australia's boldest and most acclaimed contemporary artists. .. Destiny Deacon: Destiny


View Event: Eileen Harrison & Rochelle Patten: Two Strong Sisters Connected
Eileen Harrison & Rochelle Patten: Two Strong Sisters Connected
Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre - Closed - Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, Melbourne Museum Carlton
➲ When: 22nd of February 2020 To 2nd of August 2020
Two Strong Sisters Connected is the coming together of celebrated Victorian Elders and artists Aunty Eileen Harrison and Aunty Rochelle Patten. The exhibition features new and existing works from .. Eileen Harrison & Rochelle Patten: Two Strong Sisters Connected


View Event: Formation - Group Art Exhibition
Formation - Group Art Exhibition
The Dax Centre - The Dax Centre - Kenneth Myer Building, 30 Royal Parade Carlton
➲ Every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
FORMATION is now open at The Dax Centre in Melbourne and will run until 13th December, every Weds-Friday from 12pm-5pm. Celebrating over sixty years of expression and creativity, this free-entry ex .. Formation - Group Art Exhibition


View Event: Gardens & Sculpture Park | Heide
Gardens & Sculpture Park | Heide
Heide | Museum of Modern Art - Bulleen
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Gardens & Sculpture Park FREE | Open to the public all year round, Heide's beautiful gardens offer a space for family enjoyment and individual reflection, as well as incorporating a sculpture park and .. Gardens & Sculpture Park | Heide


View Event: Heide | Museum of Modern Art | Open
Heide | Museum of Modern Art | Open
Heide | Museum of Modern Art - 7 Templestowe Rd Bulleen
➲ Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Heide Museum of Modern Art is one of Australia's leading public art museums. Open Tuesday - Sunday 10am - 5pm Once the home of Melbourne couple, John and Sunday Reed, Heide Museum of Modern Art .. Heide | Museum of Modern Art | Open


View Event: House Of Ideas @ Heide Cottage
House Of Ideas @ Heide Cottage
Heide | Museum of Modern Art - Bulleen
➲ When: 30th of June 2020 To 8th of November 2020
30 June 8 November 2020 Location: Heide Cottage Admission: Included with Museum Pass Home to Heide founders John and Sunday Reed between 1935 and 1967, the Heide Cottage was a hub for progr .. House Of Ideas @ Heide Cottage


View Event: Ivan Durrant: Barrier Draw
Ivan Durrant: Barrier Draw
The Ian Potter Centre | NGV Australia - Melbourne
➲ When: 20th of October 2020
Free entry NGV Australia, Federation Square Level 3 Opening late Oct 2020 Described as the enfant terrible of Australian art, Ivan Durrant (b. 1947) is a leading exponent of photorealist paint .. Ivan Durrant: Barrier Draw


View Event: Japanese Design
Japanese Design
National Gallery of Victoria | NGV International - NGV International 180 St Kilda Road Melbourne
➲ When: 2nd of November 2019 To 30th of September 2020
Free entry NGV International JAPANESE DESIGN NEOLITHIC TO NOW Throughout the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, Japan has been admired globally for unique artistic traditions and sophisti .. Japanese Design


View Event: Japanese Modernism
Japanese Modernism
National Gallery of Victoria | NGV International - NGV International 180 St Kilda Road Melbourne
➲ When: 28th of February 2020 To 4th of October 2020
Free entry NGV International JAPANESE MODERNISM During the first half of the twentieth century Japan's traditional art and aesthetics interacted with European life and culture, resulting in .. Japanese Modernism


View Event: Joy Hester: Remember Me
Joy Hester: Remember Me
Heide | Museum of Modern Art - Bulleen
➲ When: 30th of June 2020 To 4th of October 2020
JOY HESTER REMEMBER ME 30 June 4 October 2020 Location: Heide Galleries Curator/s: Kendrah Morgan Admission: Included with museum admission This major survey exhibition celebrates the .. Joy Hester: Remember Me


View Event: Kathrin Longhurst: Standing Strong
Kathrin Longhurst: Standing Strong
Flinders Lane Gallery - 137-139 Flinders Lane Melbourne
➲ When: 14th of July 2020 To 8th of August 2020
Kathrin Longhurst: Standing Strong Flinders Lane Gallery 14th July 2020 - 8th August 2020 Borne out of her own experience of overcoming oppression and adversity, Kathrin Longhurst feels a .. Kathrin Longhurst: Standing Strong


View Event: Ken Smith: New Works
Ken Smith: New Works
Flinders Lane Gallery - 137-139 Flinders Lane Melbourne
➲ When: 11th of August 2020 To 5th of September 2020
Ken Smith: New Works Flinders Lane Gallery 11th August 2020 - 5th September 2020 Smith's latest exhibition presents a series of completed paintings alongside a selection of key preliminary .. Ken Smith: New Works


View Event: Krystyna Campbell: Pretty am and family suffrage research collection
Krystyna Campbell: Pretty am and family suffrage research collection
National Gallery of Victoria | NGV International - NGV International 180 St Kilda Road Melbourne
➲ When: 16th of August 2019 To 16th of August 2020
Free entry NGV International KRYSTYNA CAMPBELL - PRETTY AM AND FAMILY SUFFRAGE RESEARCH COLLECTION The women's suffrage movement in the United Kingdom was a momentous event, not just in soci .. Krystyna Campbell: Pretty am and family suffrage research collection


View Event: Kylie Stillman: Not fully or properly either of two things
Kylie Stillman: Not fully or properly either of two things
Town Hall Gallery - Town Hall Gallery, 360 Burwood Rd Hawthorn
➲ When: 11th of July 2020 To 30th of August 2020
Acclaimed Melbourne artist Kylie Stillman will debut her solo exhibition at Boroondara's Town Hall Gallery, presenting highlights from her remarkable 20-year practice, alongside new sculptural works. .. Kylie Stillman: Not fully or properly either of two things


View Event: Liquid Light: 500 Years of Venetian Glass
Liquid Light: 500 Years of Venetian Glass
National Gallery of Victoria | NGV International - The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia Federation Square Melbourne
➲ When: 8th of March 2019 To 23rd of August 2020
Free entry NGV International Level 2, Decorative Arts Passage 8 Mar 19 - 23 Aug 20 Open 10am-5pm daily Venetian glass became famous throughout the Mediterranean world from the thirteenth .. Liquid Light: 500 Years of Venetian Glass


View Event: Marking Time: Indigenous Art from NGV
Marking Time: Indigenous Art from NGV
The Ian Potter Centre | NGV Australia - The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia Federation Square Melbourne
➲ When: 17th of August 2019 To 9th of August 2020
Free entry NGV Australia, Federation Square Level 3, Indigenous Art 17 Aug 19 - 9 Aug 20 Open 10am-5pm daily MARKING TIME INDIGENOUS ART FROM THE NGV This exhibition explores drawi .. Marking Time: Indigenous Art from NGV


View Event: Melbourne Art Fair 2021
Melbourne Art Fair 2021
Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre - Closed - Melbourne
➲ When: 4th of February 2021 To 7th of February 2021
After careful consideration of COVID-19, consultation with industry and advice from the Victorian Government, Melbourne Art Foundation has made the decision to reschedule Melbourne Art Fair to 4 - 7 F .. Melbourne Art Fair 2021


View Event: Melbourne Art Trams 2019
Melbourne Art Trams 2019
Melbourne
➲ When: 4th of October 2019 To 31st of August 2020
FRI 4 OCTOBER 2019 - AUGUST 2020 Melbourne Art Trams Yarra Trams network FREE EVENT Melbourne's grandest festival is indelibly linked with one of its most visible expressions: the annual t .. Melbourne Art Trams 2019


View Event: Metcard Art
Metcard Art
Melbourne
Metcard Art is artwork is made of Metcards created by Josh Cohen. Metcard Art was created by Melbourne musician Josh Cohen as part of the ‘Signature of M' art competition in 2008. Everything in ..
Metcard ArtMetcard Art


View Event: Mirka | Jewish Museum
Mirka | Jewish Museum
Jewish Museum of Australia - St Kilda
➲ When: 1st of December 2020
Jewish Museum of Australia December 2020 Ticketed ​​The Jewish Museum of Australia, in partnership with William Mora Galleries and supported by Heide Museum of Modern Art, presents MIRKA - .. Mirka | Jewish Museum


View Event: NGV Collection: Australian Art
NGV Collection: Australian Art
The Ian Potter Centre | NGV Australia - The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia Federation Square Melbourne
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia is home to the Australian art collection including works by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island communities. The NGV Collection contains approximately 70,0 .. NGV Collection: Australian Art


View Event: NGV International Art Collection
NGV International Art Collection
National Gallery of Victoria | NGV International - NNGV International 180 St Kilda Road Melbourne
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
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 .. NGV International Art Collection


View Event: Olaf Breuning: Plans For The Planet
Olaf Breuning: Plans For The Planet
National Gallery of Victoria | NGV International - NGV International 180 St Kilda Road Melbourne
➲ When: 29th of May 2020 To 31st of October 2020
Free entry NGV International PLANS FOR THE PLANET OLAF BREUNING FOR KIDS Contemporary artist Olaf Breuning presents a large-scale participatory exhibition for children that plays to young p .. Olaf Breuning: Plans For The Planet


View Event: Permanent Collection | Geelong Gallery
Permanent Collection | Geelong Gallery
Geelong Gallery - Little Malop Street Geelong
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
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 .. Permanent Collection | Geelong Gallery


View Event: Pierre Bonnard
Pierre Bonnard
National Gallery of Victoria | NGV International - NGV International 180 St Kilda Road Melbourne
➲ When: 1st of June 2023
PIERRE BONNARD DESIGNED BY INDIA MAHDAVI NGV International Opening winter 2023 Pierre Bonnard is one of the most beloved painters of the 20th century, celebrated for his use of colour to c .. Pierre Bonnard


View Event: Rainbow Walk: Underground Art Pop-Up
Rainbow Walk: Underground Art Pop-Up
Degraves Street Subway | Campbell Arcade - Melbourne
➲ When: 17th of June 2020 To 31st of July 2020
Campbell Arcade | This hidden basement gem has been taken over by glowing neon, floating art and glittering disco balls. Wander down and explore the rainbow. The team of creatives behind Melbour .. Rainbow Walk: Underground Art Pop-Up


View Event: Robert Owen: Blue Over Time
Robert Owen: Blue Over Time
Heide | Museum of Modern Art - Bulleen
➲ When: 17th of October 2020 To 14th of February 2021
BLUE OVER TIME ROBERT OWEN - A SURVEY Date: 17 October 2020 14 February 2021 Location: Heide Galleries Curator/s: Sue Cramer Admission: Adult $20 / Concession $15 / Children under 16 FREE .. Robert Owen: Blue Over Time


View Event: Sculpture Park | Pt. Leo Estate
Sculpture Park | Pt. Leo Estate
Pt. Leo Estate - 3649 Frankston-Flinders Road Merricks
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Our Sculpture Park has been purpose built to house an ever-evolving array of Australian and international pieces. Similar to Sculptures By The Sea, each piece is set against the backdrop of the oce .. Sculpture Park | Pt. Leo Estate


View Event: Stanislava Pinchuk
Stanislava Pinchuk
Heide | Museum of Modern Art - Bulleen
➲ When: 24th of October 2020 To 21st of February 2021
Date: 24 October 2020 21 February 2021 Location: Heide Modern Curator/s: Lesley Harding Admission: Adult $20 / Concession $15 / Children under 16 FREE Ukraine-born Stanislava Pinchuk is one .. Stanislava Pinchuk


View Event: Stay Apart Together: new Spencer Tunick PhotoShoot
Stay Apart Together: new Spencer Tunick PhotoShoot
Australia
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Spencer Tunick has launched a new digital project called Stay Apart Together. You take care of the clothes and he takes care of the rest. To participate just email Tunick indicating your intere .. Stay Apart Together: new Spencer Tunick PhotoShoot


View Event: That One Shot | Melbourne Street Art Photography Award
That One Shot | Melbourne Street Art Photography Award
South Yarra
In 2013 we are calling on the photographers of Melbourne to submit their favourite single shot as part of "That One Shot"Melbourne's first Street Art Photography Award First up we would like to sa ..
That One Shot | Melbourne Street Art Photography AwardThat One Shot | Melbourne Street Art Photography Award


View Event: The Joseph Brown Collection
The Joseph Brown Collection
The Ian Potter Centre | NGV Australia - The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia Federation Square Melbourne
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
The Ian Potter Centre | NGV Australia | Federation Square Open 10am-5pm daily Free entry In May 2004 Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE donated the major part of his incomparable collection of Australian .. The Joseph Brown Collection


View Event: The Ray Besserdin Exhibition
The Ray Besserdin Exhibition
Rippon Lea Estate | House & Gardens - Rippon Lea House & Gardens 192 Hotham Street Elsternwick
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Witness the extraordinary paper sculptures of Ray Besserdin on display at Rippon Lea. "As a child I looked at a piece of paper and got excited at all the possible things I could create with it. Not .. The Ray Besserdin Exhibition


View Event: Top Arts 2020
Top Arts 2020
The Ian Potter Centre | NGV Australia - Melbourne
➲ When: 13th of March 2020 To 31st of January 2021
TOP ARTS 2020 Free entry NGV Australia, Federation Square 13 Mar 20 - 31 Jan 21 Open 10am-5pm daily Top Arts 2020 celebrates the exceptional and thought-provoking work of VCE Art and VCE .. Top Arts 2020


View Event: Unlocking The Collection
Unlocking The Collection
The Johnston Collection - East Melbourne
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 ..
Unlocking The CollectionUnlocking The Collection


View Event: We Change the World
We Change the World
The Ian Potter Centre | NGV Australia - Melbourne
➲ When: 1st of May 2020 To 30th of April 2024
Free entry NGV Australia, Federation Square Level 3 May 2020 - Apr 2021 Open 10am-5pm daily WE CHANGE THE WORLD Tackling global issues from climate to tolerance and social change, to .. We Change the World







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