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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 Oct - 29 Nov 2015
Fashion, thoroughbreds, social history, and the irresistible lure of the race that stops a nation are just some of the fascinating elements contained...
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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...
28 Oct 2015 - 29 Jan 2016
Enjoy and exhibition of paintings and calligraphy by Patrick Lam. Lam's ancestry originated from Nanhai, Guangdong, China. He was a student of...
29 Oct 2015 - 1 Oct 2016
This exhibition marks the centenary of Australia's first, official war artist, Will Dyson, commencing his work on the Western Front. Dyson's incisive...
31 Oct 2015 - 28 Mar 2016
Celebrating the tenth anniversary of The Age Music Victoria Hall of Fame, this star-studded exhibition highlights the musical careers of this year's...
5 - 28 Nov 2015
Free Abyss brings together a group of four artists based in different locations: Darwin (Amina McConvell), Melbourne (Briony Galligan and Rafaella...
5 Nov 2015 - 24 Feb 2016
Joyful and Triumphant: Christmas at the Johnston Collection 2015 presents works inspired by the collection and created by artists and craftspeople...
6 - 27 Nov 2015
Mission To Seafarers Victoria invites the public to attend Australia's leading maritime exhibition. Themed, The Relationship Between Humanity And The...
Since 2002, the Mission to Seafarers Victoria maritime art prize has exhibited the work of over 700 artists and is Australia's leading maritime art...
10 Nov - 5 Dec 2015
Look Up - Brave Up is an exhibition of large, abstract, colour-fuelled paintings, oversized sculptures and smaller, intimate, sewn paper works by...
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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