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Victoria is a state in love with art and celebrates it everywhere, from big city galleries and renowned regional exhibition spaces to community festivals and local artists' studios. Travel the length and breadth of Victoria, taking in creativity at every turn. See the country's finest works and acclaimed international exhibitions at the National Gallery of Victoria, head to openings at contemporary galleries hidden in Melbourne's labyrinthine laneways, and attend travelling exhibitions at famous regional galleries in Castlemaine, Benalla, Ballarat and along the Mornington Peninsula.
Celebrate the unconventional and irreverent designs of the groundbreaking French couturier, Jean Paul Gaultier at an exclusive Australian exhibition.
See outdoor music, dance, circus and theatre performances turn the Melbourne Arts Precinct on its head over five fabulous weekends this summer.
Dusk til dawn, enjoy over 80 free events celebrating music, food, film, art and light. Discover an all-night wonderland for everyone to explore.
Gain valuable insights into 'The Great War' with over 350 of the most significant historical artifacts from the Imperial War Museums in London.
Stroll down Gertrude Street as it transforms into an outdoor gallery with the buildings, roads and landmarks coming alive with colour and movement.
Be treated to inside views of Melbourne's most significant buildings for just one weekend and discover secret rooftop gardens and sustainable design.
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1 Jan 2015 (dates to be confirmed)
In April 2011, the historic churches of Hamilton and surrounds are transformed into concert halls for the annual Southern Grampians Promenade of...
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20 - 24 Dec 2014, 27 - 31 Dec 2014, 2 Jan - 1 Feb 2015
Albert Namatjira was a Western Aranda speaking Aboriginal from the Western MacDonnel Ranges who was taught by Rex Battarbee and became one of the...
11 - 20 Dec 2014, 7 Jan - 13 Feb 2015
An exhibition featuring 13 Diploma of Photo Imaging students, 13 frames of mind, 13 bold, personal, humorous, inspirational and adventurous visual...
9 Jan 2015
NGV's Friday Nights return in style during The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier. Meet up with friends and enter a world of fashion and music as...
13 - 31 Jan 2015
Desert Days exhibition at Flinders Lane Gallery brings together a glorious and vibrant selection of quality works from the Warlukurlangu Arts...
16 Jan 2015
17 Jan - 6 Apr 2015
Herring Island Summer Arts Festival began in 2006 as a collaboration between the exhibiting arts groups, Parks Victoria and the Friends of Herring...
23 Jan 2015
19 - 22 Dec 2014, 26 - 29 Dec 2014, 2 - 5 Jan 2015, 9 - 12 Jan 2015
Renowned sculptor Ernst Fries is celebrating his 80th birthday with an exceptional solo exhibition. Covering six decades and including several new...
23 Jan - 21 Feb 2015
4 - 24 Dec 2014, 12 - 25 Jan 2015, 27 - 31 Jan 2015
The Foyer Gallery at the Wangaratta Performing Arts Centre will present this exhibition over December & January from the Collection of local...
30 Jan 2015
6 Feb 2015
NGV's Friday Nights return in style during The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier. Meet up with friends and enter a world of fashion and music. For...
13 - 15 Feb 2015
Supergraph is Australia's Contemporary Graphic Art Fair that celebrates design, print and illustration. More than just an art fair Supergraph is a...
21 - 22 Feb 2015
Pottery Expo in Warrandyte is an annual event held in the last weekend of February on the banks of the beautiful Yarra River in the heart of...
16 - 20 Dec 2014, 13 - 17 Jan 2015, 20 - 24 Jan 2015, 27 - 31 Jan 2015
The Australian Print Workshop's (APW) highly anticipated major fundraising exhibition, Impressions 2014 will open to the public from Saturday 29...
6 - 15 Mar 2015
From $10 - $10
The Mildura Wentworth Arts Festival is one of Australia's leading regional arts festivals, offering a rich and vibrant program in March each year....
7 - 22 Mar 2015
From $2 - $2
Exhibition of embroidery & craft by local CWA ladies. This inaugural exhibition will offer a magnificent display of hand-crafted items. All items...
11 - 28 Mar 2015
Artist Kirsty Lillico’s work explores Modernism’s promise to transform everyday life through order and reason. In ‘This Used to be the Future’, a...
Artist Anastasia Booth playfully interrogates representations of gender and sexuality through specific cultural groups in her exhibition Towards...
13 - 22 Mar 2015
40 years and 20 festivals on, Australia's most anticipated regional festival, the Castlemaine State Festival presents an anniversary program of...
14 - 22 Mar 2015
Step out with the seriously stylish at Australia's biggest fashion event featuring fabulous entertainment, runway shows and workshops.
14 - 15 Mar 2015
If you love all things cake, do not miss the Melbourne Cake Expo in March 2015. The Cake Expo will showcase a diverse range of cake specialists, from...
17 Feb 2015, 17 Mar 2015
Do you enjoy working in a peaceful and picturesque surrounding? The Hamilton Botanic Art group has a strong focus on watercolour painting, however,...
21 - 22 Mar 2015
The Clyde Park 2015 Golden Plains Arts Trail is a weekend adventure showcasing the work of artists of the Golden Plains region. Visit usually private...
24 - 25 Mar 2015
From $2,414.50 - $2,414.50
We are delighted to bring you the 15th Anniversary Mineral Sands Conference, which will be hosted on the 24th-25th March 2015 at the Rendezvous Grand...
31 Mar - 3 Apr 2015 (dates to be confirmed)
A festival of curated events devised to inspire, educate and innovate, showcasing the best of design Excellence, here and overseas. Held in...
3 - 6 Apr 2015
From $5 - $5
The Third Annual Walhalla Easter Art Show presented by the Walhalla Heritage and Development League will be on again in 2015. Held over the four days...
17 Apr - 4 Oct 2015
18 - 19 Apr 2015
The Dandenong Ranges Open Studios will take place on April 18 and 19 and is an opportunity for art lovers to take a behind-the-scenes look into the...
1 Mar 2015, 4 - 9 Mar 2015, 11 - 15 Mar 2015, 18 - 22 Mar 2015
The Old Post Office Seymour Fine Art Gallery is internationally known for exhibiting Equine and Wildlife art. In 2014 the Annual WildArt show was...
1 - 31 May 2015
The month-long festival has over 100 events throughout Gippsland, including exhibitions, markets, workshops, performances, festivals and open studios.
2 - 3 May 2015
Indulge in a weekend of book browsing when Clunes becomes a European-styled Booktown, complete with collectable titles, writers talks, and workshops.
6 - 23 May 2015
Three Brisbane emerging artists - Bridie Gillman, Sarah Poulgrain, Kylie Spear - explore ways in which sensory experiences and memories can be...
Artists Chris Bond and Lynette Smith are interested in the gap between how things are and how things seem to be. The gap exists because agency...
9 May - 27 Sep 2015
The 2015 Jindivick and Narkoojee Sculpture Show features three acquisition awards, with a total prize pool of $8500. This makes it one of the largest...
9 - 10 May 2015
Welcome to the inaugural showcase of all things apron! The Apron Festival will include a competition, workshops, vintage apron display, afternoon tea...
11 - 17 May 2015
Melbourne International Design Week is a celebration of design excellence. It has been created to highlight the best of design in the State of...
27 May - 13 Jun 2015
Stand and Deliver is a performative installation by artist Rachael Haynes that incorporates elements of video, painting, and wall drawings within the...
Supreme Red Rods, by artist Fleur Summers, invites the viewer to negotiate the material and sensorial experience of walking amongst and participating...
1 - 30 Jun 2015
See the light and a nightly program of free events, performances and exhibitions at Federation Square, and celebrate the arrival of the winter solstice.
17 Jun - 4 Jul 2015
In 'Portion of the Surface Never Seen' artist Colleen Boyle uses the language of geometry and sculpture to contemplate the relationship of...
There is beauty in transformation and change. Paula Binne's 'The Cowl Incident' brings into question our changing relationship to the natural...
1 - 31 Jul 2015
Celebrate the works of some of the finest photographers in our region when they showcase their fabulous photographic pieces within our historic...
4 - 19 Jul 2015
From $3.50 - $5
Come and see the annual Patchwork Quilt Exhibition held at Warratina Lavender Farm during the month of May. Proceeds of this exhibition are donated...
12 Jul 2015
George Miller's Babe, the 1995 family movie about a pig who wants to be a sheepdog, is an icon of Australian cinema. To coincide with its 20th...
16 - 19 Jul 2015
The Mildura Writers Festival brings together some of Australia's best writers in an intimate, winter program of workshops, lectures and discussion...
Make your way around Melbourne's 100-plus galleries, ranging from large public institutions to smaller commercial spaces and artist cooperatives.
Acquire a vivid new interpretation of Mornington Peninsula as you admire works by contemporary artists and historic painters and sculptors.
See art as it's created in Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges, meet the artists and bank a valuable souvenir from a gallery in this vibrant region.
Experience the eclectic art scene throughout the Great Ocean Road region from seaside village studios to large collections at regional centres.
The Goldfields is home to some of Victoria's finest galleries, housing impressive collections of works by significant European and Australian artists.
Plan your Grampians visit to allow for plenty of time to browse the region's standout galleries, boasting some of regional Victoria's finest works.
Visit the Benalla Regional Art Gallery, one of Victoria's most important regional galleries featuring an internationally recognised collection.
The Murray has a strong artistic tradition. Visit the regional galleries, and browse through handmade pieces at specialist art and craft stores.
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