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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 Abigail Solomon-Godeau.
Stephen Zagala will discuss the formal and physical sensations of Richard Avedon’s photography, and how this visual language expresses an existential view of the world.
Stephen Zagala has been commentating on visual culture since the …
To coincide with the Richard Avedon People exhibition, the Potter will host a free screening of the widely acclaimed documentary Richard Avedon: Darkness and Light.
Richard Avedon: Darkness and Light…
Join the Potter's Director, Kelly Gellatly, as she provides a director's tour of Richard Avedon People.
American photographer Richard Avedon (1923–2004) produced portrait photographs that defined the twentiet…
Mem Capp will discuss the connections between text and artefact through the mythology, themes and plots from the ancient Mesopotamian text, The Epic of Gilgamesh.
Mem Capp is currently completing a Graduate Diploma in Mu…
Virgil's epic Latin poem, The Aeneid, is often considered to be a work of Augustan propaganda. As the exhibition Between artefact and text examines the relationship that exists between literary works and visual culture, thi…
Just opened! Activate,animate, complicate, grow: what new acquisitions can do to and for the collection showcases 22 artworks recently acquired by the University of Melbourne in dialogue with existing works from the collection. Presented as individual ‘case studies’, the relationships between works demonstrate the ways that new additions breathe life into permanent collections.
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