NGV Learn

The NGV offers a range of creative learning opportunities for everyone, inspired by the NGV Collection and exhibitions. While the NGV is temporarily closed to the public, we are committed to providing online activities for children and families, and a suite of learning resources for students and teachers to utilise at home.

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Great Art Ideas

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Bring the NGV Collection to life in the classroom and at home. These practical activities promote creative and critical thinking, and visual literacy skills. Developed by teachers for primary school students of all levels, Great art ideas are curriculum linked and include step-by-step instructions with photos of real examples.

Digital Creatives

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NGV Digital Creatives supports the integration of STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) with the visual arts and provides an authentic context for developing problem solving, critical and creative thinking skills. Follow the coding activity in your classroom or at home using the instructions below.

Exhibition Resources

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Explore NGV exhibitions with supporting online resources which unpack the stories behind the art, introduce artists and highlight key exhibition themes.

NGV Collection Resources

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Creatively connect the NGV Collection with the curriculum. These resources use works and themes from the Collection to support students across learning areas and capabilities in the curriculum.

The NGV gratefully acknowledges the Packer Family and Crown Resorts Foundations for their support of NGV learning resources.

NGV Digital Creatives supported by Telstra


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