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    The Ian Potter Museum of Art
    The University of Melbourne
    Victoria 3010 Australia
    T +61 3 8344 5148
    F +61 3 9349 3518

    Visit us
    Situated on Swanston Street between Faraday and Elgin streets in Parkville (refer map).

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

    FREE admission

    The Ian Potter Museum of Art welcomes visitors with disabilities, although there are access limitations. Staff can provide assistance if notified in advance.



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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
The University of Melbourne

  • Swanston Street
  • University of Melbourne
  • Parkville VIC 3010