NGV Collection
International art
Wine pot (16th century)
15.6 x 20.8 x 11.5 cm
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Bequest of Howard Spensley, 1939

NGV International

The National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) is Australia’s oldest and most distinguished public art museum. The NGV Collection is spread over two magnificent buildings — NGV International on St Kilda Road and The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia at Federation Square – and there is always a diverse and dynamic range of exhibitions to explore and enjoy.

The NGV Collection comprises more than 70,000 artworks spanning thousands of years, from the art of ancient civilisations through to the latest in contemporary art, reflecting a multitude of different disciplines, periods, styles and inspirations.

NGV International houses the Gallery’s collections of International art and is open 10am–5pm, closed Tuesdays.

Entry to the NGV Collection is free; however entry fees may apply to special exhibitions.

If you're planning to visit a specific work of art please contact us to check if it will be on display.
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NGV International, 180 St Kilda Road

Frank O. GEHRY (designer); VITRA, Weil am Rhein (manufacturer)
Wiggle side chair 1972 {designed}; 2001 {manufactured}
cardboard, composition board
87.0 x 36.0 x 62.0 cm
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Rae Rothfield, Fellow, 2003
© Frank Gehry

NGV Collection

Visit the NGV, explore the Collection and discover something you love.

The second marriage (1963)
oil, gouache and collage of torn wallpaper on canvas
197.8 x 228.7 cm irreg.
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by the Contemporary Art Society of London, 1965
© David Hockney

Art as Therapy tour

28 Mar – 28 Sep 2014

NGV International

Self-guided tour