• The academy: portraits of a Parkville community

    John Brack, Marc Clark, Noel Counihan, William Frater, Max Meldrum, Paul Montford, Marion Pirani, Violet Teague, Danila Vassilieff, Charles Wheeler, Fred Williams

    10 Feb 2007 to 22 Apr 2007
    Curators: Bala Starr and Joanna Bosse

    This exhibition of portraits and busts drawn from the University of Melbourne Art Collection, have been selected on the premise that a great portrait is less about achieving a likeness and more about the artistry involved in making a work. This exhibition presents a cross-section of styles, and explores developments in portraiture from the late nineteenth to the late twentieth centuries.

     

     

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This Wednesday join our resident philosopher Dr Arthur O’Neill as he leads a dynamic group discussion through the BSAP4 exhibition deliberating and debating the world of sport and art. The discussion will give participants the opportunity to deepen their reflections on the worlds of sport and art.

The Ian Potter Museum of Art
The University of Melbourne

  • Swanston Street
  • University of Melbourne
  • Parkville VIC 3010