Melbourne just got hit by a tidal wave at the NGV

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A tidal wave of art!

Lunch in Melbourne with Vincent Van Gogh

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When you’re celebrating iconic artists like Vincent Van Gogh, it’s got to be with a bang, and that’s exactly what Sofitel Melbourne On Collins set out to achieve. Inspired by the National Gallery of Victoria’s newly opened Melbourne Winter Masterpieces exhibition, Van Gogh & The Seasons, we were treated to a dining experience like no […]

See ‘The great wave off Kanagawa’ at the NGV in Melbourne

The Great Wave off Kanagawa

From 21 July 17 – 15 October 17 you will be able to see one of the most well-known pieces of Japanese art in conscionable memory is coming to Australia and you need to go and see it.  Hokusai is the first major presentation in Australia at Victoria’s National Gallery (NGV) of one of Japan’s most […]

Vincent Van Gogh is coming back to the NGV

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The National Gallery of Victoria, in partnership with Art Exhibitions Australia, is bringing back the great works of Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh in Van Gogh and the Seasons for the Melbourne Winter Masterpieces series in 2017. The exhibition has been curated by Sjraar van Heugten, independent art historian and former Head of Collections at the […]

You need to see the Viktor & Rolf exhibition at the NGV

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On until 26 February this year, Melbourne’s premiere art gallery, the National Gallery of Victoria is housing some of the most astounding pieces of fashion couture from Dutch designers, Viktor & Rolf. Majorly fashion geeking out over the EPIC exhibition at the NGV of legendary avant-garde Dutch designers Viktor & Rolf ??So much talent and […]

Viktor & Rolf Are In The NGV And It’s Made 2016

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Sometimes people just have the magical touch, people who revolutionise, who inspire and who have such a presence, you wouldn’t dream of being in the same room as them, but that’s where many people found themselves at the opening of Viktor and Rolf’s new exhibition at NGV, with the installations and exhibitions launched by the […]

NGV Holds ‘Degas: A New Vision Exhibition’ For Winter

This winter, the National Gallery of Victoria is exhibiting a collection of over 200 artworks created by Edgar Degas, one of the most celebrated artists of the French Impressionism movement.   The former director of the Musee D’Orsay and the Louvre Museum, Henri Loyrette has been studying Degas for over 40 years, and has curated […]

Meet Whistler’s Mother at the National Gallery of Victoria

For the first time in history, one of the most famous pieces of artwork the world has known, Portrait of the artist’s mother, 1871 by James McNeill Whistler – more casually known as Whistler’s Mother – is on display at the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV). It’s on loan from the Muse?e d’Orsay in Paris and is in […]

All About Dominique Sirop At The National Gallery Of Victoria

Melbourne is the city where fashion thrives. It speaks loudly on the streets, and style like coffee runs through our veins. Fashion is first and foremost art and both seasoned designers and budding fashion protégés will be delighted to hear of the NGV’s latest procurement; a collection of Parisian haute couture by Dominique Sirop. There […]

Meeting the Qianlong Emperor: The Golden Age of China

You know something special is happening when the Chinese government lets you borrow over 120 pieces of ancient Chinese artwork from over 3,000 years ago. It means we can visit vital pieces of the Chinese annals in the Qianlong Emperor, the Golden Age of China exhibition, paying homage to the centuries of Chinese culture and […]

Jean Paul Gaultier at the NGV

One of the biggest, most recognisable and most talented men in the world of international fashion, Jean Paul Gaultier has landed in Melbourne, celebrating the unveiling of his exhibition, From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk, in conjunction with the National Gallery of Victoria. He’s as infectious a human as you’d expect from someone so notoriously exuberant and […]

Friday Nights is back for The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier

The National Gallery of Victoria will be the only Australian venue for The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk exhibition, which this October will launch itself into the gallery, showing some of the designer’s finest work. The exhibition will feature more than 140 superbly crafted garments, in addition to photographs, sketches, […]