• Collection Access

    The University of Melbourne Art Collection can be viewed via Search the Collection.

    The Potter welcomes visitors to view the University of Melbourne Art Collection in storage by appointment. If you require access to view works of art for research purposes please book your visit at least three weeks in advance. The number of works that may be viewed will depend on the size, medium and available viewing space.

    To request access to the stored collection, please complete the form and email or post to the Collections Management unit:

    REQUEST FOR ACCESS TO STORED COLLECTIONS

    Walter Preston, (etcher), John Eyre (draughtsman), View of part of Sydney, the capital of New South Wales, etching, 28 x 42.5 cm. The University of Melbourne Art Collection. Gift of the Russell and Mab Grimwade Bequest 1973

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On the 19 February join us for a special viewing at the Potter of the Richard Avedon People exhibition between 5 to 6pm, followed by a discussion at the Elisabeth Murdoch Lecture Threatre, 6 to 7pm, led by Dr Christopher Chapman, exhibition curator with special guest Carol Squiers, Senior Curator, International Center for Photography, New York  and co-author of Richard Avedon Fashion 1944-2000 (2009). RSVP essential.

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Tuesday to Friday 10am to 5pm
Saturday and Sunday 12 noon to 5pm
Monday closed

The Ian Potter Museum of Art
The University of Melbourne

  • Swanston Street
  • University of Melbourne
  • Parkville VIC 3010