North Rotunda | Melbourne Cityscapes Exhibition

North Rotunda | Melbourne Cityscapes ExhibitionNorth Rotunda | Melbourne Cityscapes Exhibition

Enjoy a selection of the Library's 21st-century paintings of Melbourne cityscapes by living Australian artists.

Works include depictions of Melbourne's hallowed sporting grounds, with MCG, Josie Kunoth Petyarre's view of the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground, the home of Australian Rules Football, and Shane Jones's Flemington Racecourse, showing the birthplace of the internationally renowned Melbourne Cup horserace.

Rick Amor's work shows some less familiar perspectives, with distant views of the city from remote hills and from the Yarra River and docklands, and across rooftops in Across the city.

Tony Lloyd's Skystone, William Mackinnon's Exit and Louise Forthun's Toffee and ice present abstracted views of urban sites and landmarks and provoke reflection on our interaction with the built environment.

Rick Amor, The city from Yarraville, 1999, oil on canvas, H2009.82/17. Gift of the artist under the Cultural Gifts Program, 2009

Date 02 September 2019-02 September 2020
Cost Free
Bookings Phone: 03 8664 7099
Location North Rotunda The Gateway

❊ When & Where ❊

Date/s: Saturday 2nd February 2019 - Wednesday 2nd September 2020

Times: Mon-Thurs 10am-9pm Fri-Sun 10am-6pm

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 State Library of Victoria  Events 10 Events
⊜ 328 Swanston Street Melbourne | Map
State Library of Victoria328 Swanston Street, Melbourne, , 3000
✆ Event: 03 8664 7099 | Venue: +61 3 8664 7000

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