Gordon ANDREWS (designer)
Rondo chair (c.1953) (designed); (c.1969) (manufactured)
fibreglass, aluminium, foam rubber, wool
84.1 x 78.0 x 67.7 cm
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1999 (1999.100.1)
Mona HESSING (Australian born 1933)
Circular rug 1965
wool, hessian
3.5 x 271.0 x 264.0 cm
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1999 (1999.101)

NGV Membership

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- Free ticket to Mid-Century Modern: Australian Furniture Design or The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk
- Free all day viewing days for selected exhibitions
- Exclusive Members previews and special viewing times for selected NGV exhibitions
- Discounted exhibition entry and priority queuing
- Access for you and a guest to our two NGV Members Lounges with complimentary Lavazza coffee, tea, newspapers and free WIFI
- Access to hundreds of NGV Member programs and events
- An informative and entertaining range of after hour events
- 10% discount at both NGV Shops, cafes and Persimmon
- Subscription to Gallery magazine – the NGV’s flagship publication valued at $60

And a whole lot more...

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What’s On

Dates for your Diary

Members Exclusive
Members Garden Party
Fri 3 Oct, 11.30am–1.30pm

Join us for a spring garden party to experience Hyper-Natural: A sensory spring garden. Enjoy sweet and savoury delights, a glass of champagne and meet other Members and their guests.
Cost $70 Member / $80 Guest
Event code G031014
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Members Exhibition Preview
Robert Jacks: Order and Variation
NGV Australia
Thu 2 Oct, 2–5pm

View this exhibition before it opens to the public. Curator talk at 2.30pm in the exhibition space
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NGV Members Book Club

Discuss art, culture and literature with local and international authors, curators and special guests in this popular monthly program exclusive to NGV Members. Members receive 10% discount on all Book Club titles when purchased through the NGV Shop.

The Strays, Emily Bitto
Mon 22 Sep, 11-12.30pm & Thu 25 Sep, 6-7.30pm
Join Melbourne writer Emily Bitto as she leads the discussion on her debut novel set in 1930s Australia. The Strays is loosely inspired by aspects of the Heide group of artists and writers

Cost $20 Member / $25 Guest
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Special Members Offers for SpringPersimmon Restaurant

Dine at Persimmon during Members Market Mondays and receive 20% discount on a four course lunch from the Market menu. NGV Members pay only $40 (usually $50)
Offer to Monday 13th October and inclusive of food only.


NGV MembersReceive a free ticket

NGV Members receive a free ticket to Mid-Century Modern: Australian Furniture Design or The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk upon joining or renewing.  NGV Members receive priority queuing, previews, after hours events, two Members Lounges and more.

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