Search results for: January 2013

Fashion designer Akira Isogawa talks about designing costumes for Romeo & Juliet 2011

Roger Leong, Curator, International Fashion & Textiles, talks to fashion designer Akira Isogawa, who collaborated with choreographer Graeme Murphy to design costumes for The Australian Ballet’s Romeo & Juliet  last year.   RL: Firstly, can you tell us how you and …  More

How a trapped platypus came to be in Gallery Kitchen

Internationally recognised street artist ROA was in Melbourne recently and the NGV took the opportunity of commissioning him to create a mural for the Gallery Kitchen – the ground floor café at NGV International. Along with the mural in the  Crossbar …  More

Jeff Wall Photographs – Exhibition Design

Visitors to the NGV often plan to see a specific exhibition they are interested in. They may have heard about it through friends, the media or seen signage around the gallery. As an exhibition designer, cohesive communication is a primary …  More