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art books

6 Australian Art Book Makers on the Power of Print

Creatives across the country discuss what zine making and art book publishing looks like in 2017.
Sami Emory
4.18.17
Art
Art

Melbourne Gets a Triennial

The National Gallery of Victoria will host its first triennial in December, starring the likes of Yayoi Kusama and Guo Pei.
Katherine Gillespie
2.28.17
Art
Art

Ten Artists Offer Their Take on Australian Kitsch

A contemporary spin on the colourful tea towels, flasks, stubby holders, and bottle openers of old.
Sami Emory
2.21.17
Art
Art

Giant Hopscotch Squares Help You Figure out Your Life

Lawrence Weiner's philosophical hopscotch artwork turns goal-setting into a game.
Nadja Sayej
2.13.17
Art
Art

Help Find These Missing 1960s Abstract Expressionist Artworks

Melbourne's National Gallery of Victoria is on the hunt for 14 missing geometric sculptures and paintings.
Katherine Gillespie
12.21.16
Art
Art

Celebrating the Continued Influence of Indigenous Women in Australian Art

<i>Who's Afraid of Colour?</i> brings together more than 200 artworks by Indigenous women artists of Australia.
Katherine Gillespie
11.24.16
Art
Art

A Decade of David Hockney is Coming to Melbourne This November

One of Britain's most acclaimed artists is coming to the NGV, and he’s bringing his iPad.
Katherine Gillespie
9.5.16
Art
Art

Real Life Ballerinas Re-Enact Iconic Degas Paintings at the National Gallery of Victoria

View exquisite photos of ballerinas from The Australian Ballet posing next to Degas' dancers.
Katherine Gillespie
6.27.16
Design
Design

Grace Brown's Distinctly Australian Ceramics Are Relaxed, Playful and a Little Bit Odd

We say hello to the Melbourne ceramicist behind cult design label Oh Hey Grace.
Katherine Gillespie
6.20.16
Art
Art

Some of the Most Famous Artworks Ever are Coming From MoMA to Melbourne in 2018

You'll have to wait a while, but Duchamp, Picasso and van Gogh will be worth it.
Katherine Gillespie
6.1.16
Art
Art

A Paris Hilton Shrine and Psychedelic Petri Dishes: Meet the Next Generation of Teenage Art Stars

We speak with six of the emerging artists featured in this year's NGV student show.
Katherine Gillespie
4.1.16
Fashion
Fashion

The Secrets and Surprises Hidden in Two Centuries of Australian Fashion

Romance Was Born's Anna Plunkett speaks to the curator of the upcoming 200 Years of Australian Fashion exhibition at the National Gallery.
Anna Plunkett
2.17.16