Spend the Australia Day long weekend celebrating Melbourne’s art, architecture, design and performance by exploring Melbourne Now at the National Gallery of Victoria. ENTRY IS FREE.
Their two divisions. The NGV International on St Kilda Road and NGV Australia at Federation Square are open on Monday 27 January, 10am–5pm and the experiences to share are many and varied.
The NGV Children’s Festival continues until Sunday 26 January with free workshops and artists talks. Kids can participate in storytelling and theatre, design a shoe, take a drawing class with Tim Fleming in the NGV Garden, attend a dance workshop and join Westside Circus with their interactive show Beach Bodies.
At NGV Australia on Sunday 26th there is Fashion & Photography Icons on Film at 2pm and Entry is FREE
You can also explore paintings and calligraphy from the Asian Collection in Three Perfections: Poetry, Calligraphy and Painting in Chinese Art.
Discover something you love at the NGV this Australia Day weekend. NGV International and NGV Australia, Sat 25 Jan – open, Sun 26 Jan, Australia Day – open Mon 27 Jan, Australia Day holiday – open 10am–5pm