TEES: Exposing Melbourne’s T-shirt culture
NGV Studio
TEES
TEES: Exposing Melbourne's T-shirt culture at NGV Studio (detail)
Photography by Nicole Reed (A Shot Away)

Eddie Zammit is something of a T-shirt hunter. He owns well over 4,000 of them. ‘I have enough tees to wear one a day for over a decade’, he proudly announces. A collaboration between Just Another, NGV Studio and T-world, TEES: Exposing Melbourne’s T-shirt culture examines and dissects the city’s passion for cotton through Zammit’s eyes. Featuring photography by Nicole Reed, TEES includes visual content on Melbourne’s influential artists, brands and designers. Visitors will also see some classic local tees and prominent Melbourne T-shirt souvenirs. Zammit has dug deep into his T-shirt collection to uncover influential items that demonstrate the power of the city’s T-shirt past.

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07 Dec 201217 Feb 2013 The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia at Federation Square




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