When was NGV opened?

When was NGV opened?

24 May 1861
The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, designed by Lab Architecture Studio, opened in 2002 and houses the gallery’s Australian art collection….National Gallery of Victoria.

NGV International on St Kilda Road in Southbank
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Established 24 May 1861
Location Southbank, Melbourne, Australia
Coordinates 37.822595°S 144.968634°E

How many artworks does the NGV have?

The National Gallery of Victoria’s permanent collection of more than 75,000 works is at the heart of the Gallery’s activities and programs. Since its foundation in 1861, the Collection has come to span the history and development of Australian, Indigenous and international art, design and architecture.

Where is the NGV triennial exhibition?

NGV International
The NGV will present virtual exhibition tours and programs as part of NGV Triennial associated programming. NGV Triennial runs 19 December 2020 – 18 April 2021 at NGV International, St Kilda Road, Melbourne. Free entry.

Who is the curator of NGV?

Henrot has participated in group exhibitions in Australia, most recently the NGV Triennial in 2017. Pip Wallis is Curator of Contemporary Art at the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV).

When was NGV renovated?

The opening of Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia in 2002 and the refurbished NGV International in 2003 brought an exponential increase in the number of collection works required for display at any one time.

How old is the NGV building?

Founded in 1861, today the NGV holds the most significant collection of art in the region; a vast treasury of more than 76,000 works that span thousands of years and a wealth of ideas, disciplines and styles. It is a collection that is yours, and it’s free!

Are NGV exhibitions free?

Entry to the NGV Collection is free; however entry fees may apply to special exhibitions. If you’re planning to visit a specific work of art please contact us to check if it will be on display.

Can you buy art from NGV?

If you are seeking a print of a work of art please see the NGV Design Store for a selection of NGV Collection and exhibition prints.

Is the NGV triennial free?

Over 31 summer nights from 15 January to 14 February 2021, Melbourne’s largest presentation of contemporary art and design sets the scene for Triennial EXTRA – a festival of performance, music, food and bars, and late-night access to NGV Triennial 2020 every night until 9pm. Free entry.

How much is entry to NGV?

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Who is on the board of the NGV?

The President of Council of Trustees of the National Gallery of Victoria, Mr Allan Myers, recently announced two new members, Andrew Sisson and Susan Cohn.

When was NGV International built?

NGV International Built in 1968, the NGV building on St Kilda Rd set new standards for exhibition layout, art storage and conservation, and represented a new era in the arts and public architecture. Discover the story behind the NGV’s relocation to St Kilda Rd on a special tour as part of Open House Melbourne.