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Art & exhibitions

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.


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Giovanni Battista Piranesi's View of the Colosseum

Rome: Piranesi's vision

22 Feb - 22 Jun 2014


Marvel at unforgettable images of classical and baroque Rome in this free exhibition at the State Library of Victoria, with exquisite rare artworks...

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John Constable, R.A. A Boat passing a Lock, 1826, Oil on canvas,101.60 x 127.0 cm

Genius & Ambition: The Royal Academy of Arts, 1768-1918

2 Mar - 9 Jun 2014


Held at the Bendigo Art Gallery, this exhibition draws on the wealth of the Royal Academy's collection, from paintings and sculpture to works on...

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2014 Equine & WildArt Exhibition @ Old Post Office Seymour

2 Mar - 27 Apr 2014


The Old Post Office Seymour Fine Art Gallery is internationally known for exhibiting Equine and Wildlife art. In 2014 the Annual WildArt show has...

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The World is Not a Foreign Land

The World is Not a Foreign Land

6 Mar - 6 Jul 2014


The world is not a foreign land brings together work by Timothy Cook, Djambawa Marawili, Ngarra, Rusty Peters, Freda Warlapinni and Nyapanyapa...

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Anthea Kemp - Familar Environments

11 Mar - 23 Apr 2014


Anthea Kemp has focused on her reaction to an introduced urban environment in which she now lives, in comparison to the familiar natural landscape...

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Emily Floyd, Far Rainbow (2013), pigment print on paper, 35 x 36 cm

Emily Floyd: Far Rainbow

15 Mar - 13 Jul 2014


From $12 - $16

Taking its title from a Soviet science-fiction story set on the imaginary planet Rainbow, this exhibition is drawn from the past ten years of Emily...

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Art of Response

18 Mar - 15 Jun 2014


Art of Response asks visitors to consider how art and collecting have been used by individuals and institutions in response to the 2009 Black...

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Pattern & Self Portraiture on the Signal Screens

19 Mar - 23 Apr 2014


Working with Salote Tawale, Haha and Torika Bolatagici young people developed a series of photographic and stencil works for the 2014 Contemporary...

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Made in China, Australia

Made in China, Australia

20 Mar - 11 May 2014


The migration and settlement of any large racial group in a new host country is complex. The complexity of the Chinese diaspora in Australia can be...

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Dark Horse Experiment

The Long and Short of Quick Time

20 Mar - 25 Apr 2014


The Long and Short of Quick Time draws on the practice of graffiti to explore the multiplicity of times embedded in fleeting urban interventions. In...

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