Archibald artist Katherin Longhurst has a new exhibition with a sense of humour

Katherin Longhurst art

Her work is on display in this year’s Archibald at the Art Gallery of NSW, but artist Katherin Longhurst is busy working away at something else; her latest exhibition, Protagonist, on show at Nanda Hobbs gallery in Surry Hills. Kathrin Longhurst is a child of the Cold War. She grew up on the grey side of […]

MoMA comes to the NGV this winter: 130 years of modern and contemporary art

NGV gallery

The NGV is throwing it back this winter with 130 years of modern and contemporary art at their latest, major exhibition. Straight from the New York iconic museum that is the Museum of Modern Art, or MoMA, the new exhibition opens on 9 June at NGV International in Melbourne. Co-organised by the NGV and MoMA, […]

NGV Triennial most visited exhibition in NGV’s 157-year history

NGV Triennial

We’re big fans of art and the NGV, so the news that the inaugural NGV Triennial has finished its record-breaking run with a final attendance of 1,231,742, making it the most visited exhibition in the NGV’s 157-year history has really made our day. The works of more than 100 artists and designers from 32 countries came […]

NGV exhibition to see: Colony Australia 1770–1861

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The Colony exhibition at the NGV is an exhibition worth seeing.

Cos has a new art collaboration with artist Phillip K. Smith III

Cos Phillip K Smith

Cos is know for its minimal use of colour, simple shapes and easy-to-pair principles and this year, are working on something new. The London-based fashion brand Cos will present a large-scale sculptural installation by American artist Phillip K. Smith III, marking Cos’ seventh consecutive installation during Salone del Mobile and its first collaboration with Smith. […]

MLC Centre unveils Disposable Truths by Marina DeBris

MLC Marina De Bris coffee cup artwork 1

As much as we want it to, making the world more environmentally conscious doesn’t happen at the snap of your fingers. Though that doesn’t mean it can’t be done. By taking just baby steps and making small changes to our daily habits we can and do make a difference. Marina Debris has made a career […]

Melbourne artist “Rone” paints portraits on grain silos in the Mallee

Pieces of Victoria Rone Silos 1

When thinking of farms, few things like animals and corn fields come to mind instantaneously. Visually, one thing commonly found on farm lands are those giant grain silos. You see them when driving through the countryside, sticking out like sore thumbs in otherwise very flat lands. The street art community is a grassroots movement that […]

Christian Dior celebrates 70 years of haute couture only at NGV Melbourne

Dior exhibition 70 years haute couture NGV Melbourne Christian

Stop what you’re doing – the highly-anticipated Dior exhibition has landed in Melbourne. To celebrate seventy years of haute couture, the House of Dior has treated Melburnians with an exquisite never-before-seen exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria. From the outset, prepare to be dazzled and stunned. MORE: Take a look back at the exquisite Viktor […]

The winner of the Archibald has been announced and you’ll love it

Mitch Cairns Agathe Goethe Snape Archibald Gallery NSW

As an artist, it’s one of the most coveted prizes available: The Archibald Prize is awarded each year to an artist who creates the best portrait, ‘preferentially of some man or woman distinguished in art, letters, science or politics, painted by any artist resident in Australasia’. It’s something that many receive and scores more never do, […]

Decorate your walls with your favourite city using Modern Map Art

Modern Map Art Melbourne

Choosing what to hang on your walls is hard. Will the colours work? Will the design complement or ruin your room’s aesthetic? How big should the thing be that’s hanging off your wall? The questions are endless, but at least by using an art provider like Modern Map Art, you’ll have one element sorted – […]

Melbourne just got hit by a tidal wave at the NGV

NGV great wave kanagawa hokusai exhibition

A tidal wave of art!

The Art Gallery of NSW is about the go down in history

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

The NSW Government has some good news for fans of the Art Gallery of NSW: it’s about to join the ranks of the world’s greatest art museums. They are pouring $244 million in funding to support the expansion of the NSW Gallery, which will transform the much-loved and historic Gallery into one of the world’s […]