Top Arts 2017

Free entry

NGV Australia, Federation Square

Ground Level, NGV Design Studio

24 Mar 17 – 16 Jul 17

Discover the creative talents and unique vision of a new generation of artists. An annual highlight of the NGV exhibition calendar, Top Arts presents exceptional work from students who have completed Art or Studio Arts as part of the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE).

Top Arts 2017 again celebrates the outstanding achievements of some of Victoria’s most gifted young artists, whose work across a diverse range of media including painting, drawing, sculpture and multimedia, is guaranteed to surprise and impress. The exhibition includes the opportunity to view selected developmental material, offering insight into ideas and working practices and providing inspiration for audiences of all ages.

Focus Questions

Student Interviews

Top Arts 2017 features work from forty-seven inspiring young artists, spanning a range of media including sculpture, printmaking, painting, drawing, animation, photography and installation completed for VCE subjects Art and Studio Arts in 2016. A number of the students share their experience.

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