The Ian Potter Centre houses NGV's extensive collection of Australian artwork, ranging from the Colonial period through to contemporary art. Galleries feature photography, prints and drawings, fashion and textiles, decorative arts, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art. Don’t miss Charles Blackman’s Alice, Heidelberg School artists and an impressive Indigenous art collection.
Check out our hit-list of the best galleries in Melbourne.
|Venue name:||The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia|
|Opening hours:||Daily 10am-5pm|
|Transport:||Nearby stations: Flinders Street|
Pick a date
Darren Sylvester: Carve a Future, Devour Everything, Become Something
It’s easy to write off Darren Sylvester’s lucid, hyper-real photographs as simply commenting on consumerism. But Sylvester wants to be clear – the branded objects and banal scenes that regularly appear in his works aren’t intended to combat the commercialist...Photography Until Sunday June 30 2019 Free
Hans and Nora Heysen: Two Generations of Australian Art
Father and daughter artists Hans and Nora Heysen helped shaped the course of 20th century Australian art. Both accomplished artists in their own right, Hans is recognised as one of the pioneers of Australian landscape painting, while Nora was an established...Until Sunday July 28 2019
Rosslynd Piggott: I Sense You But I Cannot See You
Rosslynd Piggott is one of Australia's most diverse contemporary artists, working seamlessly across painting, drawing, photography, textiles and installation to create her unique multisensory works. Presented 21 years after her last survey exhibition...Until Sunday August 18 2019 Free