Art Industry Contexts: NGV Triennial 2020

Thu 11 Mar, 9.30am–1pm (AEST)

Past program

This program takes place virtually


Go behind the scenes of NGV Triennial 2020. Following an introduction to key works, themes and ideas in the exhibition, gain insight from NGV experts into the preparation, presentation and conservation of artworks for a major exhibition.

This virtual program includes guest speakers from NGV Curatorial, Conservation, Marketing and Exhibition design teams. Please prepare questions for a question and answer session.


9.30am-10.30am – Introduction to NGV Triennial 2020.

10.45am-11.45pm – Curatorial and conservation considerations.

12.00pm-1.00pm – Exhibition design and Marketing considerations.

Learning Objectives:  

  • Identify and describe the characteristics of different types of gallery spaces.
  • Analyse how specific artworks are presented in NGV Triennial and discuss the artist’s curator’s intentions.
  • Analyse and evaluate curatorial considerations, exhibition design and promotional methods involved in preparing and presenting specific artworks for display in NGV Triennial.
  • Analyse and evaluate methods and considerations involved in the conservation of specific artworks related to NGV Triennial.

Prepare with the NGV Triennial exhibition fact sheet

Cost: $10 per student

Learn Secondary NGV Triennial Virtual