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Melbourne Design Week: NGV 2019 – Shaping the World’s Future

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Melbourne Design Week 2019 program is about business technology and community coming together to enrich Australian culture and society through design excellence

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Escher and nendo: Between 2 Worlds – NGV World Premiere Show

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Escher and nendo: Between Two Worlds, a world premiere exhibition now open at NGV International, features dazzling 3 dimensional and immersive optical illusions

Intersections: The Art of Architects, Rose Niland’s Review

Intersections: The Art of Architects, Rose Niland’s Review

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In Intersections: The Art of Architects, reports Rose Niland, three trained architects investigate that barely perceptible divide between art and architecture

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World Textile Trade 1500 -1800 – Pre-Industrial Revolution

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Textiles as a commodity and cultural conflict are both a consequence and a casualty of the effects caused by expansion of European colonial empires 1500 to 1800

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What is Modernism?

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To understand the inspiration for the various ‘modern’ movements in art, design and style we need to begin during the early nineteenth century and examine the work of Viennese born painter, designer, craftsmen, historian Austrian Josef Danhauser [1805-1845]. He saw himself as a thoroughly modern man. When his father died…

18th Biennale of Sydney – Connecting to the World we Inhabit

18th Biennale of Sydney – Connecting to the World we Inhabit

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18th Biennale of Sydney from June to September 2012 will take place in various city venues, connected by a spectacular art walk around Sydney’s famous harbour