Search results for: November 2013

Melbourne Now countdown – day 12

The ambitious Melbourne Now publishing program consists of four books developed to launch alongside the show: a highly embellished limited-edition volume, Hotham Street Ladies: A Book for Kids, the Melbourne Now exhibition guide and a multimedia-augmented ebook.   For me, …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 13

In the NGV Multimedia department we are busily putting the finishing touches on our Melbourne Now App in collaboration with Carter Digital.   This free App going to be a great tool to help you navigate Melbourne Now.   Due …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 14

This week the installation of Patrick Pound’s Melbourne Now work, The Gallery of Air, began. The project brings together more than 100 works from across the NGV Collection and around 300 works from the collection of the artist. Comprising artworks …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 15

As the entree to Melbourne Now, the NGV is hosting Melbourne’s Most Liveable Lunch, an iconic Melburnian culinary experience from 11–22 Nov. Chef Shane Delia has curated an incredible food experience.   What makes Melbourne the World’s Most Liveable City for the third year running? I suppose you would get a …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 16

The Melbourne Now exhibition has provided the perfect opportunity to profile some very interesting new works by artists whose practice is centered on the creation of innovative textiles.   Douglas McManus is one such artist, with a significant history of …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 17

Have you ever walked through our city and longed for a sign of nature, for something green, living and growing? What would our city look like if we suddenly filled it with vegetable and herb gardens, which would not only …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 18

The public programs team having been gearing up for Melbourne Now by organising numerous programs.  What better way to open the first three days then with 23 floor talks presented by various contemporary artists, designers and architects represented in the …  More