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- ACMI is known as the Australian Center for the Moving Image. In the age of the screen, it promotes a wide range of screen images that appeal to young and old. It also has several screening rooms that show classic films. ACMI is in Flinders Street, adjacent to Fed Square.Written 7 October 2023This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
- Federation Square is great for its modern architecture and the awesome NGV. On a sunny day it's a great spot to sit down and rest up for a little while too. There don't seem to be too many food options right there but it is a decent place to relax, people watch and enjoy the beautiful views.Written 27 October 2023This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
- Wonderful exhibit of aboriginal art ams culture through video, photography, music, and art. This is a combination of video, paintings, and interactive art installations that craft an immervise experience.Written 25 November 2023This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
- Buxton Contemporary is an art gallery specializes in contemporary art. Contemporary art often has a meaning that is difficult to discern at first contemporary art is in the process of supplanting Modernism. Contemporary art is often clever, with Australian theme. The Gallery is in walking distance of the NGV.Written 23 November 2023
- I asked an art critic with whom I am acquainted what was the best sort of art to buy and she said "Buy someting you like, you will be living wiwth it for a long time." I am not an expert on Aboriginal art, very few people are. I would therefore follow the preceeding advice. A reputable dealer will not rob you, because it is bad for business. The prices may seem high, but like any other form of merchandise, you only get what you pay for. Aboriginal art can be endlesssly fascinating if you find something that you like.Written 4 July 2020
- Was a great time spent at metal art world. Being at the end of street in the industrial area I was expecting a few metal arts but we were amazed the artwork there was fantastic so many to look at and interact with take as many photo’s as you like ( I took hundreds) After the metal art you go up stairs for some mazes and light rooms. Would definetly recommend having a look.Written 9 October 2023
- I gave the Street Art workshop as a birthday gift to my 12-year-old daughter and 18-year-old niece. That had so much fun and without any experience produced a great piece of art. Thank you Blender Studios for making their day so much fun! Great gift idea!Written 11 August 2019
- Incinerator Gallery is a hub for the creative arts community in Melbourne's. north-western suburbs. The gallery is based on a design by American architect and town planner Walter Burley Griffin. Burley Griffin combined industrial architecture with a design that was pleasing to the senses. Since the building's adaptation to a gallery hosting contemporary art, it has become a popular venue for exhibitions from around Australia.Written 11 October 2023
- The City Gallery is a feature of Melbourne's Town Hall. Exhibitions change regularly. "Desire Lines," curated by Sean Lynch, runs from 15 March to 26 July 2023. The City Gallery is compact, but it's always interesting. Entry is free.Written 1 March 2023
- The gallery itself is fairly small and tucked into a heritage building which frankly is not all that impressive, so really the quality of the exhibition pretty much determines your experience. There was a joint exhibition between RMIT and HK schools and it was rather interesting and also made good use of the exhibition space. So yes, for us it was worth spending a hour or so there.Written 15 August 2023
- I'd heard about Printism through friends that go to the Sth Melbourne market and wanted to see for myself.
Was very impressed with the amazing artwork, the variables in which you can get them framed etc and the level of knowledge about the works.
Can highly recommend a visit to the South Melb Market just to see the artwork and friendly team at PrintismWritten 28 April 2015
- Our last day in Melbourne and we ate here at Fo Guang Yuan Art Gallery, which is also known was Waterdrop Tea House. It’s easy to get to on the CBD free tram zone and they only open for a few hours for lunch (11:30am-2:30pm) and tea only (10:30am-3pm).
It’s located in a beautiful building and I wouldn’t have known its existence if I was just passing by. Anyway the 4 of us went in, were seated and ordered salt and pepper tofu, crispy wontons, bak kut teh noodle soup, steamed crystal dumplings, dumplings ramen and combination hor fun.
The salt and pepper tofu didn’t taste peppery or salty at all and had vegetarian pork floss on top; crispy wontons were filled with mushrooms and were peppery and quite nice. My friends had the bak kut teh noodles and dumplings ramen noodles while I had the combination hor fun. It was a massive plate but I managed to finish it all. It had the lovely smell of wok-burn on the noodles and was pretty close to the meat and egg version. I didn’t try the steamed crystal dumplings as I had no room left.
After that we checked out the meditation room and prayed a little. Note, the signs outside the restaurant say the gallery will be closing next at the end of month (next Wed) but I believe they are actually closing the whole branch, not just the gallery and only the Box Hill branch will remain open.Written 27 July 2018
- It amazes me that this place isn’t overrun with people but I know why. It’s a little more difficult to find but worth it. Which is so typically Melbourne.....so many Dickensian side lanes.
If you love beautifully made, local craft with a design bent, this is your place. Party quirky partly elegant. Some of Melbournes better artists sell their stuff here. Jewellery and pottery is a key feature. Check out the ridiculously beautiful porcelain cups and saucers or vases by Vanessa Lucas for instance. Take home a unique present for someone back home that you can’t find elsewhere.Written 27 December 2018
- Handmade Universe is currently showing at the Victoria Gallery. It will run until the end of February 2023. It has some fascinating exhibits, including a knitted map of the night sky. This intricate creation was knitted on an old-fashioned domestic knitting machine, which had been specially reprogrammed for this task.. Another major exhibition is a very large and colourful mural, entitled Star Country, created by indigenous artist Mandy Nicholson, which reflects the layers of Wurundjeri Country. The Victoria Gallery is in the State Library of Victoria. Entry is free.Written 10 July 2022
- Have been visiting this gallery for years and have got some beautiful works of art from here as well. You are guaranteed quality work from this gallery, very experienced operators. The current exhibition of modern Australian art is worth a look, the gallery is in a wonderful old building a stones throw from the famous Lygon Street. We had the place to ourselves being near closing time on a week night we were offered tea on arrival and given all the time we needed to enjoy the art on display.Written 4 July 2019
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