Tag Archives: NGV Publications

Melbourne Now countdown – day 25

Today is a very exciting day for publishing at the NGV. Our children’s book for Hotham Street Ladies: A Book for Kids has arrived – hot off the press!  Here is a sneak peek of the colourful, 88-page hardback publication, …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 85

For many months now, the Publications team at the National Gallery of Victoria has been immersed in developing, commissioning and producing an exciting suite of four publications – a limited-edition volume, an exhibition guide, a book for kids and an …  More

Ronnie Scott on Top Arts 2013

Top Arts 2013 presents the outstanding work of 2012 VCE Art and Studio Arts students. Each student is profiled in a fresh magazine-style publication, with vibrant commentaries on the students’ practice from author Ronnie Scott. Ronnie is a Melbourne-based author …  More

Sean Fennessy on Jeff Wall

Jeff Wall expects his photographs to be viewed large. Enormous, in fact, and preferably mounted as transparencies in light boxes to enhance their colour and detail. It’s therefore difficult to faithfully reproduce Wall’s highly meticulous tableaux on paper. As a souvenir …  More

Byron the cat reviews NGV gift book Curious Cats

Despite the tragic oversight that I am not in it, this is my new favourite book. I didn’t really need to have my superiority over those who are privileged to share my home and food confirmed in print, but it …  More