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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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15 Jul - 18 Dec 2015
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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15 Aug - 19 Dec 2015
Established in 1975 The Last Laugh Comedy Club (Melbourne) hosts many of the greatest comedians, from Dave Hughes to Mick Molloy, Peter Helliar to...
1 Sep 2015 - 1 Apr 2016
The Ephemeral Architecture Commission is a new annual initiative offering the opportunity for emerging and established practitioners to design and...
1 Sep 2015 - 1 Feb 2016
Pleasure and Reality brings together new and recent work by five leading Australian contemporary artists: Tony Garifalakis, Nathan Gray, Helen...
14 Sep 2015 - 29 Feb 2016
In April 2014 the Wangaratta Textile Arts Association invited textile artists to participate in a tribute for the Centenary of the First World War....
15 Sep - 15 Dec 2015
Enjoy two interactive exhibitions, Memory Room and My Make-Believe Room, at Library at The Dock. Memory Room - home and its relation to memory occupy...
5 Oct 2015 - 7 Feb 2016
9 Oct 2015 - 31 Jan 2016
Surrealism was one of the most influential artistic movements of the 20th century. Noted for their experimental and playful approaches, Surrealist...
12 Oct 2015 - 15 Jan 2016
Exhibition extended by popular demand to January 15, 2016. The Power of The Image is an extensive exhibition of photographs showcasing the work of...
18 Oct 2015 - 1 Oct 2016
The Shrine of Remembrance presents an exhibition to mark the centenary of when Australia's first official war artist, Will Dyson, first began working...
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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