Justin Art House Museum
Justin Art House Museum 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 and their passion for art with the public.
Charles and Leah Justin have been collecting contemporary art for over 40 years, more seriously over the last 20 years.
Their collection comprises over 250 works and continues to grow. The collection includes a diverse spectrum of art practice including painting, sculpture, works on and from paper, and photography. There is a strong emphasis on digital and video work. The collection is broad based and includes established and emerging artists practicing both locally and internationally.
JAHM's aspiration is to provide a distinctive experience, one that is intimate and personal for its visitors. There are two curated exhibitions per year, one exhibition will be drawn from the Justin Collection, the other will be based on either another private collection, a commissioned work for the gallery space or curated by an invited expert or artist.
Each visit includes a tour of the exhibition conducted by Charles and Leah, after which visitors are invited to their apartment for refreshments, and to enjoy a conversation about the exhibition, art collecting or whatever is of interest. Visitors will also have the opportunity to observe how collectors such as the Justins live with their art.
Charles and Leah Justin have a strong belief in cultural diversity and hope to introduce another voice to the visual art world.
Open Wednesdays 10.30 —12-and Sundays either 10.30 -12 or 2-3.30.
Closed in October
TRAM: Tram routes 5 and 64 along Dandenong Rd, stop 35. Tram route 6 along High St, stop 35.
BUS: Bus route 219 along Williams Rd, stop
TRAIN: Windsor station is a 15 minute walk
CAR/TAXI: Street parking is available on Williams Rd and visiting times will be scheduled outside clearway times.
Visitors are kindly requested not to park in Lumley Court and other side streets. Please note, there is no onsite parking on the property. JAHM is located in a residential area, so please respect our neighbours.
BIKE: Some bike-parking is available on the property adjacent to the entry.
DISABILITY ACCESS: Lift and toilet facilities are available.
❊ What's On ❊
❊ Address & Contact ❊
⊜ 3 Lumley Court, Prahran | Map
✆ CHARLES JUSTIN: 0411 158 967
❊ Web Links ❊
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