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From the art-lined laneways and renowned city galleries to the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) and the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), Melbourne is a veritable mecca for art-lovers. With exhibitions, openings and festivals taking place every week, check the local papers and websites for details on what's coming up. See the latest works by local artists in independent galleries, catch revolving exhibitions showcasing video, multimedia and animated works, and pick up collectable artworks at Indigenous galleries around the city.
As the sun sets each night, AL_A's gently swaying MPavilion will perform its own evening ritual. Installed where the structure's roof petals and...
Pop along to the NGV to see more than 300 works, including major new commissions, from two of the world's most significant contemporary artists.
Move your feet at Melbourne's annual queer celebration with outdoor parties and city-wide cultural events, and show your pride at the closing march.
Dusk til dawn, enjoy over 80 free events celebrating music, food, film, art and light. Discover an all-night wonderland for everyone to explore.
Join art and music devotees and film and theatre aficionados for five inspiring festive days of performing and visual arts, markets and more.
Immerse yourself in glamour with the original costumes, studio portraits, lobby cards and film posters from some of Marilyn Monroe's greatest films.
Step out with the seriously stylish at Australia's biggest fashion event featuring fabulous entertainment, runway shows and workshops.
Stroll down Gertrude Street as it transforms into an outdoor gallery with the buildings, roads and landmarks coming alive with colour and movement.
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30 Jan 2013 - 30 Dec 2015
Izabela Pluta has always been drawn to sites that invoke a longing for place, such as redundant urban landscapes and dilapidated or reused buildings...
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28 Oct 2013 - 28 Oct 2018
Raising the Rattler Pole – The Last of the Connies, a public artwork by David Michael Bell, is a theatrical tribute to one of Melbourne’s iconic...
14 Nov 2013 - 31 Dec 2015
Ten Dicta For Young Women Who Are Artists is a large-scale, monochromatic mural by Brisbane-based artist, Hazel Dooney. A departure from Hazel’s...
1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2016
Discover the people, places and events that have shaped Victoria. See Ned Kelly's original armour, read moving diaries and letters from World War...
22 Jan 2014 - 20 Nov 2016
Federation Bells are controlled by a computer which is programmed to play more than 30 compositions three times a day. Visit the ground-breaking...
1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2016
Books have the power to spark the imagination and change the way people think. This exhibition showcases rare and significant works that trace the...
28 Feb 2015 - 16 Jan 2016
For many, the streamlined aesthetic of Scandinavian design, with its functional but humanist qualities and truth to materials, epitomises...
5 Mar 2015 - 5 Mar 2016
Now in its 10th year, Glee Club is a choir where there is no commitment to come every week, no solos and no showponies - just a big group sing of...
8 Apr 2015 - 8 Apr 2016
Trevor Victor Harvey Gallery presents The Art of Dr. Seuss - an extensive range of Limited Edition Dr. Seuss artworks, all for sale. You will find...
25 Apr 2015 - 28 Feb 2016
As Australians commemorate the 100th anniversary of Anzac Day, a new exhibition at the National Sports Museum explores the impact World War I had on...
Find Melbourne's famous public art
Discover the talents of young upstarts and see originals by famous artists in Melbourne's thriving commercial galleries and artist-run initiatives.
Make it a habit to pop into Melbourne's stunning and diverse public art galleries and become acquainted with some of Australia's finest collections.
Indulge a passion for the creative elements of Melbourne by taking a tour of the world-class public art that's constantly updating the streetscape.
Journey into the world of contemporary sculpture with a stroll through the Werribee Park Sculpture Walk. Featuring an interesting selection of work...
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