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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.
Take the journey from sketch to screen and see rarely seen drawings, models, original artworks and more from DreamWorks' much-loved animated classics.
Have an art attack – new theatre, comedy, dance, circus, music and cabaret, visual art, live art, digital and video art – at the fringe festival.
Cram a year's worth of high art into two weeks and see the cream of Australian and international theatre, dance, visual arts, opera and music.
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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16 - 28 Oct 2014
More than 150 new and emerging artists with a disability or experience of mental illness will showcase their work in the 12th State Trustees...
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17 Oct 2014 - 8 Feb 2015
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The unconventional and playfully irreverent designs of Jean Paul Gaultier will be celebrated in the first international exhibition dedicated to this...
17 Oct 2014 - 22 Mar 2015
Commissioned for the new dedicated children's gallery, Express Yourself: Romance Was Born for Kids is an interactive exhibition for children...
17 - 19 Oct 2014
Drawing inspiration from the popular television series, Grand Designs Live Home Show is the ultimate home show if you are looking for ideas and...
18 - 19 Oct 2014
Curators and industry experts celebrate the opening weekend of The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk, with a...
22 Oct - 8 Nov 2014
The Sculptor's Photograph interrogates the relationship between sculpture and photography. Mimicking Brancusi's practice of photographing his own...
25 Oct - 9 Nov 2014
The Friends of the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne present the Twelfth Art of Botanical Illustration Exhibition, featuring over 150 works of Botanic...
31 Oct 2014
This October, Friends of the Shrine are exclusively invited to preview the new Galleries of Remembrance before it opens to the public. Be among some...
31 Oct - 20 Nov 2014
The Bloke Show brings together seven artists who explore masculinity from different perspectives, whether critiquing white male colonisation of...
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.
Discover the talents of young upstarts and see originals by famous artists in Melbourne's thriving commercial galleries and artist-run initiatives.
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