Tag: NGV

Friday Nights at the NGV – that’s a wrap for 2016

Sometimes you have a night full of so much art that it makes you dizzy. Friday Nights at the NGV wrapped up last week with the legendary Augie March, aka the soundtrack to my teenage years. Melbourne has cottoned on…

Friday Nights at NGV with the Pierce Brothers

What’s better than getting an art + drinks + live music combo? Well, that’s exactly what the National Gallery of Victoria has in store for you each Friday night at NGV. Their latest special exhibition features the work of Edgar…

Mick Harvey at NGV Friday Nights

NGV was bustling with people for ‘Friday Nights at NGV’. The spherically compacted Volkswagen was first to hit the eye, then the mirror maze lured us in. This impressive piece wonderfully distorts reality and is great to check out before…

Friday Nights at the NGV with Degas

Friday Nights at the NGV are back for the Edgar Degas exhibit. I found my new drinking buddy on Friday at the exhibit. Her name is Ellen André, she’s an actress, and she likes absinthe. She also posed for a notorious painting…

Ai Wei Wei at the NGV

Ai Weiwei opened an exhibition at the National Galley of Victoria which featured his works alongside that of Andy Warhol. This comparison of two iconoclasts is the highest-selling ticketed exhibition in NGV’s history, with 399, 127 visitors. Warhol documented the…

Best of October: monthly roundup

Melbourne is so jam-packed with events that we can barely keep up. Here are a few of our favourites from October. We dressed like Germans, tried new wines, evaded evil clowns, and explored this wonderful city. Wine Republic’s new Northcote store…

The Plus Ones’ Favourite Events of March

March is one stylish month. We got ourselves gussied up for Dîner en Blanc, then hit the shows at the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival. In between, we managed our usual juggling feat of attending dozens of events. Here are…

Friday Nights At The NGV

Friday Nights at the NGV run every Friday from 7 November 2014 until 6 February 2015. The nights provide access to the NGV exhibitions, with the main draw card for this series being Jean Paul Gaultier (JPG). What makes the nights…