Tag: History

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Tyama: A Multisensory Experience of Nature

Discover senses beyond human perception, alongside the animals that use them.


The Rest Is Up To You

Step inside the world of Melbourne Fringe and experience 40 years of festival history.


China – The Past is Present

Highlights from the NGV’s collections of Chinese art and design.


Pink Diamonds

Discover the spectacular beauty of pink diamonds.


Saturday Sessions

Kick into the evening with these monthly Saturday-night sessions at Melbourne Museum.


Indigenous Art from the NGV Collection

Discover art that builds on and challenges tradition in Indigenous Art from the NGV Collection.


The Global Life of Design

Explore how global trade and supply chains have influenced international design into the modern day.


Naadohbii: To Draw Water

An exhibition of First Peoples contemporary art from Canada, NZ and Australia.

Melbourne Now

Explore the talents of over 200 Victorian-based creative practioners in Melbourne Now 2023.


Jewellery and Body Adornment from the NGV Collection

Explore this exquisite selection of jewellery and body adornment from antiquity to the present day.


Defending With Pride

An exhibition revealing stories of LGBTQ+ service.

Freedom of Movement

An exhibition of contemporary art and design from the NGV collection.


Splendid: The Roger Brookes Bequest

Tour a connoisseur’s collection of sumptuous sterling silver.


Lost Jobs: The Changing World of Work

Find out about the work of a ‘nightman’, a ‘scoop boy’, and a phrenologist.

Black Diasporas

An exhibition telling the stories of people of African descent living in Melbourne.


Off the Grid

An exhibition of French artist Invader and Melbourne street art in the early 2000s.


The Story of the Moving Image

An ongoing exhibition that journeys through the past, present and future of the moving image.


Protest Melbourne

From the 1840s Melburnians took to the streets to express their views on a wide range of issues.