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An exhibition that celebrates the NGV’s extraordinary collection of work by Yolngu women artists.
An exhibition exploring what it means to be human during a time of technological acceleration.
Jurassic World by Brickman
An adventure 6 million LEGO® bricks in the making.
Melbourne International Coffee Expo
Asia Pacific's largest dedicated coffee event returns in 2022.
Oz Comic-Con Melbourne
A fun event for fans of all ages, interests and pop-obsessions.
Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto
This major exhibition focuses exclusively on French couturière Gabrielle Chanel.
Seeing the Invisible
An ambitious exhibition of artworks created with augmented reality (AR) technology.
2021 NGV Architecture Commission: Pond[er]
An outdoor installation, complete with a pink pond.
Becoming You: An incomplete Guide
An exhibition of Australian coming-of-age stories.
Jasmine Grace: Ebb and Flow
A new exhibition by Melbourne-based light artist Jasmine Grace.
Explore 40 city laneways that are being transformed by over 80 creatives.
The nation's best celebration of everything drag, kitsch and pop-culture is coming to Melbourne.
She-Oak And Sunlight: Australian Impressionism Virtual Tour
Experience NGV's She-Oak and Sunlight: Australian Impressionism exhibition virtually.
NGV Friday Nights
Stay up late at the French Impressionism exhibition, with music, bars and dining.
Maree Clarke: Ancestral Memories
The first major retrospective of Melbourne-based artist and designer, Maree Clarke.
Maree Clarke: Ancestral Memories – Virtual Tour
Explore NGV's Maree Clarke: Ancestral Memories exhibition virtually.
The Story of the Moving Image
An ongoing exhibition that journeys through the past, present and future of the moving image.
Melbourne Harmony Festival
Presenting the shared music, art, and culture of the people of the Eastern Mediterranean.
Dog Lovers Show
Australia’s favourite fur-festival has been rescheduled to 2022.
French Impressionism from The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
An exhibition of over 100 masterworks of French Impressionism.
Silent Dialogue / 沉默的对话
Silent Dialogue / 沉默的对话 is a group art exhibition and program of events about migration.
The New North Melbourne Museum of Modern Art
An exhibition spanning painting, ceramics, photography and film.
Boho Luxe Market and Glamping Festival
A weekend market celebrating glamping and boho style.
An interactive dreamlike landscape where imagination meets futuristic play.
A Miracle Constantly Repeated, by Patricia Piccinini
Flinders Street Station’s ballroom opens its doors for Australia’s pre-eminent visual artist.
Disney: The Magic of Animation
Discover the creativity and innovation of almost 100 years of Disney Animation.
The biggest all-encompassing equestrian event in the southern hemisphere returns in 2022.
THE LUME Melbourne
Immerse yourself in the work of Van Gogh at Australia's digital art gallery.
Treasures of the Natural World
Melbourne Museum's newest exhibition from London's Natural History Museum.
A timely exhibition that recognises Indigenous cultural knowledge of weather systems.
Camille Henrot: Is Today Tomorrow
A survey exhibition featuring Camille Henrot's key works from the past decade.
Dream Factory: GMH Design at Fishermans Bend 1964-2020
This exhibition celebrates the story of GMH design in Melbourne.
The best free and cheap online events
Try ballet, become a puppy carer and visit the theatre from your living room.
The best free and cheap events for families
Ideas for making lockdown school holidays fun and easy.
Australian Music Vault
A celebration of Australian contemporary music – past, present and future.
Worlds Immersive at Melbourne Museum
Art and science collide with mesmerising imagery and soundscapes in this 5-minute film.
What's free in Melbourne this month
Everything to see, do and enjoy in Melbourne for free this month.
Mission to Seafarers Maritime Art Prize and Exhibition
The Mission to Seafarers' Maritime Art Prize and Exhibition returns as an online event in 2021.
Melbourne's essential night-time events
From hidden laneway markets to retro roller rinks, Melbourne gets lit once the lights go out.
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Melbourne laneways are filled with street art, stencils, paste-ups and mixed media.
Revitalise & Reconnect, Mandi Barton
Artist Mandi Barton has transformed three electrical boxes with her site-responsive artworks.
A distinctive artwork by Matthew Harding, at the gateway to Royal Park.