Collection & Ideas

Art Journal

Our annual scholarly publication of peer-reviewed essays by curators, conservators and academics. See all editions ›


As an ambitious publisher, the National Gallery of Victoria invests in unique and extensive scholarship on Australian, international and indigenous art. The range of publications produced extends to all disciplines of art and design; encompassing exhibition and NGV collection publications, scholarly editions, children’s books, gift books, souvenir editions, online essays, ebooks and digital publishing.

The NGV has collaborated with many prestigious international museums on large-scale exhibition publications including The Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris, The Guggenheim Museum, New York, The Victoria & Albert Museum, London and Musée National du Prado, Madrid.

NGV Publications are available for sale through the NGV design stores, online store, select bookstores and through our Australian distributor Thames & Hudson.