Wednesday Work of the Week: NGV Architecture Commission | pond[er]

Wed 9 Feb 22, 9.15am–9.30am

Past program


This program takes place virtually

Levels 3-8

Join an NGV Educator for a short and lively introduction to one work from the NGV Collection and exhibitions. To have your questions answered about the Wednesday Work of the Week during the program send them in advance to

A program recording will also be available to access online for booked participants for one week.

NGV Architecture Commission | pond[er]

We’re starting Wednesday Work of the Week with a splash and a stroll through this year’s NGV Architecture Commission, pond[er], located in the Grollo Equiset Garden at NGV International. Catch a glimpse of the installation’s pink pond and Indigenous garden beds and discover the many ways visitors are invited to experience them.

Duration: 15 mins

Cost: Free

Learning objectives

  • Discuss the purpose of NGV’s annual Architecture Commission with reference to pond[er]
  • Consider the ideas that inspired the design and making of pond[er]
  • Describe the look and feel of pond[er] and the ways the installation aims to influence behaviour within the space
Learn Primary Virtual 2021 NGV Architecture Commission Virtual