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Curator Margot Anderson with shoes from Don Quixote. Photographer Mark_Gambino
Arts Centre Melbourne’s Australian Performing Arts Collection to open to the public
20 Oct 2022

Vince Alessi appointed Director of Linden New Art
31 Aug 2022

Spark Bushfire Recovery project
24 Aug 2022

ICOM approves a new museum definition
24 Aug 2022

Lauren Simpson
Horsham Regional Art Gallery announces Lauren Simpson as its new Director
23 Aug 2022

Natasha Johns-Messenger
Natasha Johns-Messenger awarded the Southern Way McClelland Commission 2023
12 Aug 2022

Seb Chan
Seb Chan appointed Director & CEO of ACMI
11 Aug 2022

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Karen Quinlan appointed CEO of Arts Centre Melbourne
3 Aug 2022

Elvis exhibition at Bendigo Art Gallery attracts over 219,000 visitors
13 Jul 2022

Melinda Martin - headshot
Shepparton Art Museum announces Melinda Martin as new CEO
17 May 2022

CAM Funding
Castlemaine Art Museum receives $6M funding from the Victorian Government
11 May 2022

Three women standing and talking to one another, two are pictured from behind and a dark haired woman wearing glasses and a black dress is pictured in the centre. There are people standing in the background and appear out of focus. A number of artworks are on the wall in the background. Photo by James Gifford-Mead
5 May 2022

5 May 2022

A seated man in a dark grey suit and a woman standing with her hands on the mans shoulder, she is wearing a grey jacket with a floral design. They stand in a dark auditorium with the words The Fox: NGV Contemporary on three screens in the background.
The NGV receives $100 million donation from the Fox family for NGV Contemporary
27 Apr 2022

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NGV Contemporary Design Competition Winner announced
15 Mar 2022

Benalla Art Gallery Redevelopment - Design Services Tender NOW OPEN
15 Feb 2022

24 Dec 2021

The new Shepparton Art Museums opens
20 Nov 2021

Jane Scott landscape
Horsham Regional Art Gallery announces Jane Scott as its new Director
25 Oct 2021

Vaccinated Economy Trial
11 Oct 2021

Julie Skate, Director, Duldig Studio
Duldig Studio museum announces Julie Skate as its new Director
4 Oct 2021

Render of new CGAG
Central Goldfields Art Gallery - redevelopment update
1 Sep 2021

Wodonga's new gallery opens to the public
2 Aug 2021

Craft new Director Nicole Durling
Craft appoints Nicole Durling as new Executive Director
16 Jun 2021

Victor Griss leads a tour if the Counihan Gallery
PGAV Annual General meeting 2021
18 May 2021

Central Goldfields Art Gallery receives funding for upgrade 
14 May 2021

Vivienne Binns OAM receives Australia Council Visual Arts Award
19 Apr 2021

Burrinja reopens
Burrinja Gallery reopens after major redevelopment
16 Apr 2021

ACM Janine Barrand. Photo by Mark Gambino
Arts Centre Melbourne Farewells Janine Barrand
15 Apr 2021

Child of Now by Robert Walton, Concept Image by Xavier Irvine.
Child of Now: new public art commission to loom large over Hamer Hall
13 Apr 2021

The New Sam. Photo Kane Jarrod Photography
New SAM ground floor opens
31 Mar 2021

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Audiences returning in droves
22 Mar 2021

Castlemaine Art Museum Building facade, photo by Adrian Thia
Master planning for Castlemaine Art Museum
19 Mar 2021

SAM Gantner Collection gift
Significant indigenous art collection gifted to Shepparton Art Museum
18 Mar 2021

Rone in Geelong_installation image_Photographer Andrew Curtis-05
RONE in Geelong - planning during a pandemic
15 Mar 2021

Katie Allen, Duldig Studio Founder, Eva de Jong-Duldig and The Hon. Mr Paul Fletcher MP with the two chairs in-situ at the Duldig Studio, March 2021. 
Federal Minister for the Arts visits the Duldig Studio
2 Mar 2021

Judith Ryan AM, Senior Curator of Indigenous Art, National Gallery of Victoria. Photo: NGV.
Judith Ryan retires from NGV
28 Feb 2021

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RISE Fund grant success
22 Dec 2020

Wairewa Town Hall, East Gippsland
Bushfire Recovery Programs
21 Dec 2020

Image courtesy Bendigo Art Gallery
Public Gallery Recovery Program
21 Dec 2020

Image: Annemieke Ytsma from Underground Sundae preparing for the NGV Kids Summer Festival in January 2020. Photo by Tim Carrafa.
Have your say: Rebuilding our Creative State
10 Nov 2020

Manon van Kouswijk
Artist Manon van Kouswijk awarded the $300,000 Southern Way McClelland Commission 2021
14 Jul 2020

Artist Opportunities - In the Time of COVID-19 (Nillumbik Shire Council)
4 May 2020

HG - Artistic Director - Joshua White
Hamilton Gallery appoints new Artistic Director
22 Apr 2020

Kay Parkin
Kay Parkin retires after 15 years at Central Goldfields Art Gallery
7 Apr 2020

Craftivism Hiromi Tango Amygdala (Fireworks) 2016
neon and mixed media
120 x 140 x 40 cm
Image courtesy the artist and Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney/Singapore © the artist
Installation view Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery
Applications now open - 2020 NETS Victoria Exhibition Development Fund (EDF)
3 Mar 2020

Yalingwa Fellowship recipient Yhonnie Scarce at the announcement of the 2020 Yalingwa Fellowship at TarraWarra Museum of Art, 11 February 2020. Photo: Tiffany Garvie
Yhonnie Scarce awarded $60,000 Yalingwa Fellowship
11 Feb 2020

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

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

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

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