WestSpace, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Image: Matthew Stanton
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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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The Call: Melbourne Responds to the Great War

The Call: Melbourne Responds to the Great War

21 Apr - 21 Jun 2015


Focusing on Melbourne's war effort, this World War I exhibition depicts the stark contrast of the fanfare of departure to the sombre return. From...

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Georgiana Houghton, The Love of God

Believe not every spirit, but try the spirits

21 Apr - 27 Jun 2015

Caulfield East

The major group exhibition Believe not every spirit, but try the spirits, takes as its departure point the art of forgotten Victorian-era...

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Follow the Flag: Australian Artists at War 1914–45

24 Apr - 16 Aug 2015


Follow the Flag: Australian Artists at War 1914–45 is the NGV’s contribution to the rich and diverse cultural offerings being presented to the...

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Brent Harris (b.1956), ON BECOMING (YELLOW) #1, 1998, Colour screen print, Collection of Hamilton Art Gallery, Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

On Becoming: Brent Harris

25 Apr - 19 Jul 2015


Painter and printmaker Brent Harris is one of arts great individualists. Born in New Zealand and trained in Australia he is one of a group of...

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Burlesque by the Marquise

Burlesque by the Marquise

25 Apr - 30 May 2015


With a cult following of fans who adore her stunning, quirky and sensual tease performances, the Marquise is the royal mistress to all burlesque...

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Peter Walker - The Visitor


25 Apr - 30 May 2015


Unearthing new ways to look at the landscape anew. Peter Walker's works have an enriching colour aesthetic with a gestual, lyrical and expressionist...

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Dawn Stubbs - Fat Tart in White

Dawn Stubbs - Leap of Faith

25 Apr - 28 Jun 2015


Leap of Faith is the first major survey exhibition of works by award-winning Gippsland artist Dawn Stubbs. Known for her wildlife paintings and...

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Jacki Weaver by Jacqui Grantford

Outstanding Women Artists

27 Apr - 26 Jun 2015


A strong show of Paintings, Prints and Watercolours by nine Outstanding Women Artists highlighting the diversity, versatility and sensitivity of...

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War Widoes, Mary Hammand, 2005, oil on canvas

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre exhibitions: Two Of A Kind and Legacy

27 Apr - 31 May 2015


After a short closure to complete some renovation works, The Bundoora Homestead Art Centre re-opens on 22 April with two exciting new exhibitions....

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Kerry Warren

Creative Gippsland - Gippsland Arts Festival

1 - 31 May 2015


The month-long festival has over 100 events throughout Gippsland, including exhibitions, markets, workshops, performances, festivals and open studios.

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