• Gerard Herbst Education Kit

    The Gerard Herbst Poster Collection Education Kit  is aimed at secondary students including VCE students studying Visual Communications & Design, Studio Arts, Art and History. It is also a useful reference tool for tertiary students of design.

    The Gerard Herbst Poster Collection Education Kit has been supported by the Robert Salzer Foundation.

     

     

    Gerard Herbst, Australian Dairy Produce Board (publisher), McLaren and Co Pty Ltd (printer), Fish needs butter, 1962, colour offset lithograph on paper, 97 x 73 cm. The University of Melbourne Art Collection. Gift of Gerard Herbst 1996

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Richard Avedon People celebrates the work of American photographer Richard Avedon (1923 to 2004). With work from 1949 to 2002, the exhibition offers an in-depth overview of Avedon’s achievements in the art of black and white portraiture photography. In the show, instantly recognisable and influential artists, celebrities, and political activists including Truman Capote, Elizabeth Taylor, Twiggy, Malcolm X, and Bob Dylan are presented alongside portraits of the unknown or long forgotten. Coming soon, opening 6 December 2014

The Ian Potter Museum of Art
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