NGV Voluntary Guide Tours

NGV Voluntary Guides conduct free daily exhibition and collection tours at The Ian Potter Centre, NGV Australia, Federation Square and NGV International, St Kilda Road.

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NGV Collection Tours

Focus Tours: Daily Highlights, 11am & 1pm (30 min tour)
Collection Tours: 12pm & 2pm (60 min tour)

NGV International & NGV Australia
Cost Free
Meet Foyer, Ground Level

HUANG Shen
Birds and flowers (mid 18th century)
album: ink and pigments on paper, ten leaves, cardboard and silk cover, glued binding
23.3 x 33.3 cm (image and sheet) (leaf) 29.5 x 36.7 cm (mount) (leaf) 29.9 x 37 cm (closed) 29.9 x 74 cm (open)
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of the Estate of Miss G. S. Grimwade, Fellow, 1982
AS27-1982

Three PerfectionsNGVI until 9 Jun

Three Perfections
Free Voluntary Guide Tours

6 Dec – 9 Jun

Guided tours, Thursday & Saturday, 1.30pm

Join our Voluntary Guide for a journey through this exquisite exhibition.

Cost: Free
Meet at the exhibition entrance,
Asian Galleries, level 1

Exhibition details
THOMAS PITTS, London (manufacturer)
Epergne (1762-1763)
silver
(a-w) 63.6 x 76.3 x 64.8 cm (overall)
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1932
3304.a-w-D3

The Art of the TableExhibition open until 31 Dec

Beginning Sat 21 March
The Art of the Table
Free Voluntary Guide Tours
Thur & Sat, 1.30pm
Cost Free
Meet Foyer , Ground level

Exhibition details
Inge King
born Germany 1915, worked in Australia 1951–
Monitor 1966
steel
Collection of the artist
© Inge King

Inge King: Constellation1 May – 31 Aug

Voluntary Guide Tours
NGV Australia
Fri & Sun, 1.30pm
Cost Free
Meet Foyer, Ground level
NGV Australia


Access Sunday  
NGV Australia
Sun 1 June, 10.30am – 12 noon
Audio Describing, Auslan and All Abilities tours
Join our voluntary guides for this exclusive journey through the works of Inge King.
Bookings recommended
Contact the bookings office on 8662 1555 or email program.bookings@ngv.vic.gov.au
Cost Free
Meet Foyer, Ground level
NGV Australia
Code P1452

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Grant FEATHERSTON (designer); UNKNOWN (manufacturer)
Television BS211H Contour settee (1953)
hardwood, plywood, cotton (replacement), (other materials)
78.7 x 119.4 x 82.0 cm
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Grant and Mary Featherston, 1973
D219-1973

Mid-Century Modern: Australian Furniture Design31 May - 19 Oct

Voluntary Guide Tours
NGV Australia
Tue, Thur & Sat, 1.30pm
Cost Free (Admission applies)
Meet Foyer, Ground level
NGV Australia

Exhibition details
William BLAKE
Dante running from the Three Beasts (1824-1827)
illustration for The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri (Inferno I, 1-90)
pen and ink and watercolour over pencil and black chalk
37.3 x 52.8 cm (sheet)
Butlin 812.1; Butlin & Gott 3
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1920
988-3

William Blake4 Apr – 31 Aug

Voluntary Guide Tours
NGV International

Wed, Fri & Sun, 1.30pm
Cost Free
Meet Foyer, Ground level
NGV International

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