Project objective: to develop an understanding of concepts and processes involved in curating collections and exhibitions.
The collection and exhibition aspect of this project could be done digitally and presented as a PowerPoint, or using postcards or other printed images arranged on a poster. Students could consider using artworks from the <NGV Art Start image bank> or <NGV Collection>.
Please ensure students follow <copyright guidelines>.
Create a collection of at least 20 artworks that interest you. Decide on the criteria for your collection – does it focus on the art of a particular culture, time or a specific art form?
Identify an interesting idea or sub-theme that links at least 5-6 artworks in the collection.
Curate a small display of these 5-6 artworks related to this sub-theme or story. Consider how you will arrange and present the artworks to help an audience understand the idea or theme behind your exhibition, and to create a visually interesting display.
Think of a title for your exhibition.
Create a catalogue for your exhibition that includes:
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