• Classical influences: selected works from the University of Melbourne Art Collection

    Rupert Bunny, Norman Lindsay, Thea Proctor, William Strut, Napier Waller

    16 Aug 2001 to 30 Sep 2001
    Curator: Fiona Moore

    Coinciding with the opening of the new Classics and Archaelogy Gallery, this display from the University of Melbourne Art Collection highlights the depiction of classical motifs and mythological themes in Australian art. 

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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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