Melbin 1901-1910 2001
from the Federation series: 1901-2001 2001
synthetic polymer paint, earth pigments, metallic paint and glitter on canvas
60.6 x 50.6 cm
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of Rupert Myer, Governor, 2001
© Julie Dowling/Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia
Explore themes using the NGV Collection
The NGV Collection Stories explore major Australian themes using works from the collection.
This collection of learning activities accompanies the NGV Collection Stories. Each theme has its own set of learning activities with these sections:
EXPLORE – Starting points for thinking and research
RESPOND – Analysis and interpreting art
CURATE – Communicate ideas through a collection of artworks
CREATE – Express your ideas through artmaking
The learning activities are aimed at middle-years students and above. Teachers are encouraged to select and adapt the learning activities to suit the specific level and learning requirements of their students.