NGV Gala

Saturday 1 December 2018

A GLAMOROUS EVENING AND THE OPENING OF
BETWEEN TWO WORLDS | ESCHER X NENDO

GALA DINNER 6PM
$2000 PER PERSON

GALA CELEBRATION 8PM–1AM
$500 PER PERSON

BLACK TIE

NGV MEMBERS PRE SALE AVAILABLE 5PM, WEDNESDAY 25 APRIL
GENERAL ON SALE AVAILABLE 6PM, THURSDAY 26 APRIL

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FAQ for Guests

What is the NGV Gala?

A highlight of Melbourne’s event calendar, the NGV Gala is a black tie ball featuring art, performance, fine wine and food.

In 2018, the NGV Gala will coincide with the opening of the world-premiere exhibition, Between Two Worlds | Escher X nendo. Guests will have exclusive access to the never-before-seen exhibition and experience the NGV with visually stunning installations, experiential zones and especially-designed lounges.

This event will benefit the NGV Fashion and Textiles Collection.
Guests must be over 18 years of age.

Ticket information
How can I book a ticket?

Tickets for the Gala Celebration can be purchased here from 6pm on Thursday 26 April.

Tickets for the Gala Dinner can be purchased by contacting Anna Kopinski on (03) 8620 2400 or emailing ngvgalaenquiries@ngv.vic.gov.au.

Does GST apply?

There is no GST with this being an input taxed event.

Is my ticket tax deductible?

Tickets are not tax deductible. Proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the NGV Fashion and Textiles Collection.

Are tickets refundable and transferrable?

We are unable to offer refunds on this event. The NGV will not refund tickets as a result of a change in personal circumstances. Tickets are transferrable within the ticket type.

Is there a group discount?

We are unable to provide group discounts for this event.

Do NGV Members receive a discount?

We are unable to provide NGV Members discounts or reciprocal memberships discounts for this event.

Can I buy tickets at the door on the night?

This event is pre-sale only. Ticket sales will close at 5pm on Friday 30 November unless sold out prior. We are unable to offer ticket sales at the door on the night.

Will my tickets be mailed to me?

If you have elected to receive hardcopy tickets, they will be due to arrive via mail by Monday 19 November.
This event is for pre-sale only. Ticket sales will close at 5pm on Friday 30 November unless sold out prior. Please present your tickets for entry upon arrival at NGV. We are unable to offer ticket sales at the door on the night of the event.

Will food and drinks be served?

Yes. The Gala Celebration will be a cocktail format with an exquisite canapé menu. Throughout the evening guests will enjoy wines by leading Victorian winemaker Yering Station.
Guests must be over 18 years of age.

What is included for the event?

A Gala Celebration ticket includes exclusive access to the never-before-seen Between Two Worlds | Escher X nendo exhibition, exquisite canapés and wines by leading Victorian winemaker Yering Station.

What is the dress code?

Black tie

What time does the event start?

Gala Dinner 6pm arrival
Gala Celebration 8pm arrival
The NGV Gala will conclude at 1am

Will there be photography?

Free event photography from the NGV Gala will be available following the event.
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