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8 Nov - 12 Jun

A Miracle Constantly Repeated, by Patricia Piccinini

Flinders Street Station’s ballroom opens its doors for Australia’s pre-eminent visual artist.

4 Dec - 25 Apr

Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto

A major exhibition focusing on the French couturière.

6 Dec - 28 Aug

NGV Architecture Commission: Pond[er]

An outdoor installation, complete with a pink pond.

23 Jul - 26 Feb

Future U

An exhibition exploring what it means to be human during a time of technological acceleration.

23 Sep - 1 Aug

Seeing the Invisible

An ambitious exhibition of artworks created with augmented reality (AR) technology.

14 Jan - 31 Mar

Kaleidosquare

This summer, prepare to see Fed Square through a different lens – a new colourful world to explore.

2 Dec - 30 Jan

Jurassic World by Brickman

Jurassic World by Brickman is an adventure 6 million LEGO bricks in the making.

14 Oct - 16 Oct

Dog Lovers Show

Australia’s favourite fur-festival has been rescheduled to 2022.

18 Feb - 27 Feb

Fleurs de Villes Flower Show

Global sensation Fleurs de Villes bring their immersive floral show to Australia for the first time.

26 Aug - 28 Aug

Boho Luxe Market and Glamping Festival

A weekend market celebrating glamping and boho style.

12 Nov - 30 Jan

Imaginaria

An interactive dreamlike landscape where imagination meets futuristic play.

1 Nov - 30 Jun

THE LUME Melbourne

Immerse yourself in the work of Van Gogh at Australia's digital art gallery.

10 Nov - 13 Nov

EQUITANA Melbourne

The biggest all-encompassing equestrian event in the southern hemisphere returns in 2022.

30 Oct - 23 Jan

Disney: The Magic of Animation

Discover the creativity and innovation of almost 100 years of Disney Animation.

2 Dec - 30 Jan

Happy Place Melbourne

Experience one-of-a-kind installations and multi-sensory immersive rooms.

10 Nov - 28 Feb

Xplore Melbourne

Xplore Melbourne is an augmented reality treasure hunt which brings Melbourne city to life.

22 Dec - 25 Apr

Bark Ladies

An exhibition that celebrates the NGV’s extraordinary collection of work by Yolngu women artists.

29 Apr - 28 Feb

Flash Forward

Explore 40 city laneways that are being transformed by over 80 creatives.

12 Mar - 6 Feb

Big Weather

A timely exhibition that recognises Indigenous cultural knowledge of weather systems.

17 May - 18 Feb

Dream Factory: GMH Design at Fishermans Bend 1964-2020

This exhibition celebrates the story of GMH design in Melbourne.

30 Apr - 26 Jun

Spectrum: An Exploration of Colour

An exhibition exploring colour in works drawn from the NGV.

27 Sep - 30 Sep

Melbourne International Coffee Expo

Asia Pacific's largest dedicated coffee event returns in 2022.

17 Dec - 25 Apr

The Gecko and the Mermaid: Djerrkŋu Yunupiŋu and her Sister

A kids' exhibition that shares stories of Yolŋu artists from Northeast Arnhem Land.

1 Dec - 27 Feb

A Touch of Christmas Exhibition

A superb array of original works by members from the Embroiderers Guild, Victoria.

18 Mar - 7 Aug

Queer

Queer shines a light on the NGV Collection to examine the queer stories that artworks can tell.

20 Jan - 25 Jan

Australia International Watercolour Exhibition

The Australia international watercolour exhibition reflects on the year that was.

6 May - 7 May

We Take Back Our Mother Tongues: Famili

A spellbinding evening of queer Pasifika and First Nations music, installation and connection.

1 Dec - 30 Jun

River Connections at Melbourne Museum

A journey which celebrates the life of Victoria’s river environments.

17 Mar - 20 Mar

Affordable Art Fair Melbourne

Showcasing 40 Australian galleries, with artworks by emerging and established artists.

26 Nov - 30 Jan

Pasted and Wasted: Melbourne Music Poster Expo

Celebrate the people and sounds of the Australian music scene.

8 Nov - 15 May

Still in My Mind

A multi-media exhibition exploring notions of identity, home and connection to country.

5 Aug - 7 Aug

Drag Expo

The nation's best celebration of everything drag, kitsch and pop-culture is coming to Melbourne.

1 Dec - 30 Oct

Lust Love Loss: Australian Stories of Wartime Relationships

Explore how universal experiences are magnified in times of war.

10 Dec - 8 May

Observance

A selection of works delving into the ongoing impacts of colonial violence by First Nations women.

17 Dec - 31 Jan

Boxed In: A Walk-by Window Project

A walk-by window art project in a former men's shelter.

8 Jun - 25 Jun

Person, Woman, Man, Camera, TV

Group exhibition investigating the politics of speaking and representations of power.

18 May - 1 Jul

Between Two Worlds

Immerse yourself in the visual world of three artists who explore the experience of being a veteran.

23 Feb - 12 Mar

Sacred Light: in the Shadows of the Land

A First Nations exhibition exploring the power of light and darkness.

1 Feb - 12 Jun

Crowd Stance: Rafaella McDonald

Be swept up by this large scale installation rendered in striking colour and an irresistible style.

30 Oct - 20 Feb

Rosalie Gascoigne | Lorraine Connelly-Northey

Found and Gathered is an exhibition of artworks by two important Australian artists.

25 Jun - 6 Feb

Maree Clarke: Ancestral Memories

The first major retrospective of the Melbourne-based artist.

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