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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.

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Nail Can to Knighthood – Sir Macpherson Robertson

Nail Can to Knighthood – Sir Macpherson Robertson

15 Jul - 18 Dec 2015

Melbourne

Melburnians are invited to celebrate the life of the man who brought you Freddo Frog and Cherry Ripe, as the Royal Historical Society of Victoria...

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David Bowie is

David Bowie is

16 Jul - 1 Nov 2015

Melbourne

From $15 - $40

Put on your red shoes and immerse yourself in a celebration 50 years of one of the era's most influential artists in rock, pop, fashion and performance.

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ST Gill, The Australian Sketchbook by S.T.G. (detail), 1864–65, Hamel & Ferguson

Australian Sketchbook: Colonial Life and the Art of ST Gill

17 Jul - 25 Oct 2015

Melbourne

Step back in time to colonial Australia in this stunning free exhibition. Premiering 17 July, Australian sketchbook: Colonial life and the art of ST...

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Australian Sketchbook: Colonial Life and the Art of ST Gill

Australian Sketchbook: Colonial Life and the Art of ST Gill

17 Jul - 25 Oct 2015

Melbourne

Step back in time to colonial Australia in this stunning free exhibition. 'Australian Sketchbook: Colonial Life and the Art of S. T. Gill' provides a...

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Diggers Wedding in Melbourne (detail), ST Gill, 1869

Australian Sketchbook: Colonial Life and the Art of ST Gill - Guided Tour

20 Jul - 25 Oct 2015

Melbourne

Take a guided tour of the exhibition Australian Sketchbook: Colonial Life and the Art of ST Gill. Australian sketchbook provides a window onto the...

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Light Speculation Exhibition

23 Jul - 8 Sep 2015

Carlton

Light Speculation communicates the wonderment of light as a phenomenon, and explores play as a source of discovery and innovation. Bubbles,...

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Graeme Base - The other guests enjoyed a lively game of Blind Man's Bluff

Bunyips and Dragons: Australian Children's Book Illustrations

25 Jul - 4 Oct 2015

Melbourne

Enchanting large-scale works from more than 60 of Australia's best-loved book illustrators will feature in Bunyips and Dragons: Australian Children's...

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Arnhem Land artist Narritjin Maymuru

Coat of Arms by Narritjin Maymuru

28 Jul - 1 Dec 2015

Ballarat East

From $0.01 - $35

On display at M. A. D. E for a limited time is rare bark painting Coat of Arms by Narritjin Maymuru (1963). Maymuru is a highly respected Aboriginal...

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Frans Snyders  Flemish 1579–1657  A concert of bird's 1630–40 oil on canvas 136.5 х 240.0 cm  The State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg  Acquired from the collection of Sir Robert Walpole, 1779 (Inv. № ГЭ-607)

Masterpieces from the Hermitage

31 Jul - 8 Nov 2015

Southbank

From $10 - $65

Melbourne Winter Masterpieces: Masterpieces from the Hermitage: The Legacy of Catherine The Great features over 400 works from the personal collection of Catherine The Great.

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Masterpieces from the Hermitage

Masterpieces from the Hermitage

31 Jul - 8 Nov 2015

Southbank

The Masterpieces from the Hermitage exhibition features over 400 works from the personal collection of Catherine the Great. Catherine the Great’s...

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