Following the latest advice from the Victorian Government, the NGV will temporarily close to the public from Friday 28 May, 2021.
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Exhibition tickets dated within the temporary closure period will be automatically refunded.
We wish all members of our community well during this time and look forward to welcoming you back to the Gallery soon.
‘White male identity is reflected everywhere, and in everything. Identity is the art of being. For women, this being can be, and often necessitates, an act of resistance and self-determination. To be entirely oneself in a world that is designed for and by others requires conscious interrogation.’
‘Art can teach people that our community, and our identity, is something to be proud of and not something to be ashamed of.’
‘Said’s flag design is simple yet powerful and communicates a global message of empowerment and acceptance of all refugees. The acquisition of these flags recognises their status as important design milestones.’