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Bowness Prize artist talks this Saturday!

Join 2018 Bowness Photography Prize Finalists Kirsten Lyttle, Darren Sylvester, and Cyrus Tang and discover the stories behind the works on display in the William & Winifred Bowness Photography Prize. Darren Sylvester and Cyrus Tang both received a Colour Factory Honourable Mention at this year's prize announcement.

2-3pm Saturday 27 October

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MGA is pleased to announce Mercedes-Benz Waverley as our new Partner

Over the last six months MGA and Mercedes-Benz Waverley have joined forces to share our aspirations of engaging the community in the arts and cultural space in innovative ways. MGA is delighted to announce that Mercedes-Benz Waverley have committed to driving a long-term relationship with MGA and have become our Partner. 

Through our Partnership, Mercedes-Benz Waverley and MGA will be able to build and strengthen meaningful connections to the community, increase our reach and profile, and encourage new audiences to experience the transformative power of the arts.

Events and workshops

Mercedes-Benz Waverley 2-day sale event

26 October 2018 to 27 October 2018

To celebrate the opening of their brand-new facility Mercedes-Benz Waverley are hosting a 2-day sale event. We invite you to visit the new dealership and experience their state of the art showroom. Boasting the largest new vehicle inventory in Melbourne with over 300 new vehicles, a spectacular showroom, daily gourmet catering and convenient customer parking. Purchase this Friday and Saturday to receive: • 15% off all new cars • Over 300 new cars to choose from • Must be deli...

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VTS Saturday session @ Monash Gallery of Art | Art Education Victoria

10 November 2018

Interested in finding out about Visual Thinking Strategies or keen to practice your VTS skills with colleagues? Join VTS trainer, Carly Grace for a fun Saturday art session focusing on connecting with contemporary arts practice. The group will have the opportunity to experience current Melbourne exhibitions through guided VTS discussions. Artworks will be sequenced to unpack contemporary art concepts and to further understand how VTS works. Each session will include practical VTS demonstratio...

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Bowness Photography Prize - Artist talks with Devika Bilimoria, Aaron Bradbrook, and Amos Gebhardt

10 November 2018

2-3pm Saturday 10 November Join 2018 Bowness Photography Prize Finalists Devika Bilimoria, Aaron Bradbrook, and Amos Gebhardt and discover the stories behind the works on display in the William & Winifred Bowness Photography Prize. Book your free ticket here

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Step inside the fantastical world of Valerie Sparks

17 November 2018

2-3pm Saturday 17 November Interior designer Kate Challis describes art as ‘integral to life and living’ and no more so than in her own home where she commissioned artist Valerie Sparks to take her dramatic and multilayered Le Vol series, currently on display at MGA, and fill the walls of her kitchen and dining room. This expansive installation of a lush light-filled landscape which draws on 19th century traditions of French wallpaper, is a space Challis is immersed in everyday, g...

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TOPshots 2018-19 Call for entries

> ENTER TOPshots 2018-19. TOPshots is MGA's annual award and exhibition that celebrates the best photomedia work produced by the students of VCE Art, Media, Studio Arts and IB Visual arts. MGA is now calling for entries from the students of the classes of 2018. IMPORTANT DATES. Entries open: NOW Entries close: 11.59pm Friday 30 NOVEMBER 2018 HOW TO ENTER. Entry is simple- just complete the online form! (includes file upload) Make sure you read the TERMS AND CONDITIONS before ...

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Featured Exhibitions

William & Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
29 September 2018 to 18 November 2018
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Allusion & Illusion: the fantastical world of Valerie Sparks
29 September 2018 to 18 November 2018
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