Search results for: January 2014

WIN a night at Melbourne Now for you and your friends

This is your chance to host your own private party at the NGV. You and up to 30 friends will have exclusive access to Darren Sylvester’s dance floor plus a highlights tour of Melbourne Now at NGV International. Drinks and …  More

Max Dupain Sunbaker 1937

Max Dupain’s Sunbaker is Australia’s best known photograph and was printed by the artist in two versions. Although it was taken many years after the First World War, memories of bronzed Anzacs were still strong enough to give this image …  More

Emily Kam Kngwarray Anwerlarr anganenty (Big yam Dreaming) 1995

This huge canvas depicts Emily Kngwarray’s birthplace of Alhalker, an important Yam Dreaming site. The work is painted entirely in bold white lines on black, which celebrate the natural increase of atnwelarr (finger yam) at Alhalker, Country sacred to the …  More

A new year; a new series of Three Thousand DIY workshops

A new year; a new series of DIY workshops hosted by Three Thousand at Melbourne Now. Harvest Textiles doing the hard work teaching kids to makes soft things, Adriana Giuffrida of POMS transmitting mystical meaning through acts of beading and …  More

Melbourne Now Excursions by the Office for Good Design

Have you experienced every corner of our creative city? Perhaps daily routines and habits sometimes blinker you from seeing and experiencing new things. Or the rise of online reviews and reports of cultural happenings make it impossible for you to …  More

Spotlight on Surrealism

The Department of International Painting and Sculpture in collaboration with the Departments of Photography and Prints and Drawings have recently opened a dynamic new installation of Surrealist Art on Level 2 in the Gallery of 20th Century Art and Design. …  More

Melbourne Now Design Residency: Bolwell EDGE Caravan Studio

Residency #3 Erika Zorzi and Matteo Sangalli of Mathery Studio   Designers Erika Zorzi and Matteo Sangalli of Mathery Studio left Italy little more than one year ago, arriving in Australia they spent the first 7 months travelling around the …  More