Pop Up Events and Music and Monet is a very appealing Friday night initiative attached to the Melbourne Winter Masterpiece exhibition Monet’s Garden now on at the National Gallery Victoria. Director of the NGV, Tony Ellwood said: ‘The Friday night series will completely transform the Gallery through these major evening events and will run over the final ten weeks of Monet’s Garden which will end on September 8, 2013.
From Fri 5 Jul–Fri 6 Sep, 5.30–9.30pm, the music line up will include some of Australia’s most well-known artists such as Vance Joy (pictured), Robert Forster, Machine Translations, Good Heavens, Brighter Later, Halfway, Courtney Barnett, Seekae, Harmony and Jae Laffer.
As well as music acts in the Great Hall, visitors will be also able to catch up on an informative talk with special guests, including the host of Gardening Australia, Costa Georgiadis, celebrated chef, Matt Wilkinson and Australian contemporary artist, Fiona Hall.
“Their insights will enlighten, entertain and no doubt be full of interesting surprises” said Ellwood. Exclusive to Melbourne, Monet’s Garden: The Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris, features more than sixty works devoted to Claude Monet’s iconic garden at Giverny. Tickets for Friday Nights Events at Monet’s Garden are on sale and selling fast. Click for How to Book Information Here