Delve into the creative consciousness of Victoria at one of the countless art galleries across the state. From Indigenous and traditional artists, through to contemporary masters, Victoria's public and private galleries showcase a wide range of Australian and international talent.
Explore the history of Australian art at the Art Gallery of Ballarat and get involved at lunchtime talks and creative workshops. Wander the halls of the recently redeveloped Bendigo Art Gallery, one of Australia's largest and oldest regional galleries. Choose from a range of exhibitions covering everything from fashion history to Ancient Greek art.
Old and new
Visit the birthplace of Australian Modernism at Melbourne's Heide Museum of Modern Art. Here, works by the young guns of Australian art sit alongside a permanent collection featuring works by artists Sidney Nolan, Arthur Boyd, Albert Tucker.
Split up between two venues, the National Gallery of Victoria is the centrepiece of Melbourne's arts precinct. The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia at Federation Square exhibits pieces from the gallery's collection of Australian art. NGV International on St Kilda Road is home to the Melbourne Winter Masters and plays host to numerous concerts, art walks, talks and workshops.