Archived News From 2019

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Claire Watson, NETS Director Nov 2019
Claire Watson announced as new Director at NETS Victoria
29 Nov 2019

Image: Zoë Croggon, Harp #2, 2015, C-type photograph, framed, 80 x 72cm. Acquired with the support of the Robert Salzer Acquisition Fund 2017. 
Robert Salzer Foundation Acquisition Fund
13 Nov 2019

David Darcy and Daisy Tjuparntarri Ward at the announcement of the 2019 Archibald Prize ANZ People’s Choice award at the Art Gallery of New South Wales on 14 August 2019. Photo: AGNSW/Felicity Jenkins. Artwork: David Darcy, Tjuparntarri – women’s business © the artist
David Darcy’s portrait of Daisy Tjuparntarri Ward wins Archibald Prize ANZ People’s Choice award
29 Oct 2019

Eric Nash announced as new Director at Benalla Art Gallery
28 Oct 2019

​Image: John Meade with Emily Karanikolopoulos, Love Flower 2019, Southern Way McClelland Commission.
New public sculpture: Southern Way McClelland Commission 'Love Flower'
25 Oct 2019

Gippsland Art Gallery - Angela Chittem
Gippsland Art Gallery appoints Angela Chittem as Indigenous Engagement Officer
3 Oct 2019

Jahnne Pasco-White wins the $50,000 Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize
20 Sep 2019

PGAV Creative State Submission - COVER
PGAV Submission to Creative State 2020
1 Sep 2019

PGAV Regional Tourism Review Submission - COVER
PGAV Submission Regional Tourism Review
1 Sep 2019

Stacie Piper and Djirri Djirri dancers at Smith Street Dreaming Festival. Photo: James Henry
Wurundjeri and Dja Dja Wurrung woman and current Victorian NAIDOC Committee Chairperson Stacie Piper appointed as First Peoples Curator at Tarrawarra Museum of Art.
Stacie Piper appointed as First Peoples Curator at Tarrawarra Museum of Art.
13 Aug 2019

Denton Corker Marshall design for the new SAM
ARTICLE | Across Victoria, regional galleries expand our creative horizons (The Age)
9 Aug 2019

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Snapshot of the Public Gallery Sector in Victoria 2018
1 Aug 2019

Tarrawarra Bienniel appoint Nina Miall 2020
TarraWarra Museum of Art appoints Nina Miall as curator for TarraWarra Biennale 2020.
5 Jul 2019

2019 Sidney Myer Fund Australian Ceramic Prize Winner Announced
21 Jun 2019

GALLERY Warrnambool Art Gallery
Recipients of Creative Victoria’s Regional Partnerships Program funding announced.
19 Jun 2019

Jessica Bridgfoot Bendigo Art Gallery Director medium
13 Jun 2019

Winner Packing Room Prize 2019, Tessa MacKay, Through the looking glass, oil on linen, 210 × 330.5 cm, © the artist.
Photo: AGNSW, Mim Stirling. Sitter: David Wenham – actor.
TarraWarra Museum of Art to exhibit Archibald Prize 2019
10 May 2019

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Craft Victoria announces Bryony Nainby as new Executive Director
8 May 2019

Kate Davis appointed Visual Arts Coordinator at Ararat Gallery TAMA
23 Apr 2019

ACMI’s Wonderland exhibition wins prestigious industry award
9 Apr 2019

Image: New Auckland Art Gallery Director Kirsten Paisley
Image Credit:  Photography by Rohan Thomson. Artwork shown in background: Colin McCahon, Victory over death 2, 1970, National Gallery of Australia. Gift of the New Zealand Government 1978
Kirsten Paisley appointed as Director of Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki.
9 Apr 2019

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NETS Victoria Exhibition Development Fund (EDF) 2019
20 Mar 2019

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2018 Robert Salzer Foundation Acquisition Fund
19 Mar 2019

Creative Victoria
Changes to the Creative Victoria leadership team
18 Mar 2019

Federal Government funding for a new Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery
18 Mar 2019

Ian Potter Moving Image Commission 2020. Artist Image Gabriella Hirst. Photographer credit: Micha Otto
Gabriella Hirst awarded the Ian Potter Moving Image Commission 2020
12 Mar 2019

Winner Linden Art Prize 2019
Linden Art Prize 2019 - Winners Announced!
27 Feb 2019

Denton Corker Marshall design for the new SAM
Next phase for the new Shepparton Art Museum (SAM)
26 Feb 2019

PGAV Fact Sheet Cover Art Collection
PGAV FACT SHEET - Art Collections
8 Feb 2019

PGAV Fact Sheet Community Value Cover
PGAV FACT SHEET - Community & Economic Value of a Gallery
8 Feb 2019

PGAV Fact Sheet Staffing Levels & Position Titles Cover
PGAV FACT SHEET - Staffing Levels & Position Titles
8 Feb 2019

PGAV Fact Sheet Valuing the Artist Cover
PGAV FACT SHEET - Valuing the Artist
8 Feb 2019

Bendigo Art Gallery director Karen Quinlan with Louise Weaver's Auk, 2010. Picture: NONI HYETT. Via Bendigo Advertiser
Karen Quinlan made a Member of the Order of Australia
29 Jan 2019

Brenda Wellman, the new Gallery Director at Horsham Regional Art Gallery. Photograph: Luke Hobbs.
Brenda Wellman appointed as Director of Horsham Regional Art Gallery
28 Jan 2019

The Public Galleries Association of Victoria (PGAV) acknowledges the Wurundjeri Woi-Wurrung people of the Kulin Nation as the Traditional Owners of the lands where our office is located, and all Traditional Owners of country throughout Victoria and Australia. We recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples enduring traditions and continuing creative cultures. We pay our respect to Elders past, present and emerging.

We are an LGBTQIA+ friendly organisation and celebrate cultural diversity.