Making plans for the school holidays?
Check out the exciting range of programs, exhibitions and free activities happening at the Gallery.
In a dual presentation of Chinese art and culture past and present, the Melbourne Winter Masterpieces at the National Gallery of Victoria presents China’s ancient terracotta warriors alongside a display of new works by one of the world’s most exciting contemporary artists, Cai Guo-Qiang.
Enjoy extended opening hours these school holidays
Sat 21 Sep – Fri 4 Oct, 9am to 5pm
Sat 5 & Sun 6 Oct, 9am to 10pm
One spring day in 1974, a group of farmers made the biggest archaeological discovery in the history of China – the first of more than 6000 terracotta warriors. This richly illustrated publication will teach children and families about the terracotta warriors and the First Emperor’s incredible achievements. Along the way, take part in activities and record your achievements for future generations to discover.
Read about Brooklyn artist KAWS and find out what art he loves to collect in NGV Magazine. The new issue also features a designer who escaped persecution to become a leader in her creative field, a solider and artist from the American Revolution, fashion in art and more. Available now.
Experience KAWS: Companionship in the Age of Loneliness as a family with NGV Family Membership. Family Members enjoy discounted entry and priority access to NGV ticketed exhibitions, a subscription to NGV Magazine and a free copy of the latest NGV Kids book.