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Bvlgari Belissima

December 4, 2016 |

by Inga Walton  

“The only Italian word Elizabeth knows is Bulgari”. (Richard Burton on Elizabeth Taylor).1   Widely recognised as the quintessential Italian jewellery and luxury accessories company, Bulgari actually has its origins in Greece with the silversmith Constantinos … Read More

Luminous: Australian watercolours 1900 – 2000

July 2, 2016 |

REVIEW by Mark Dober  

Visitors to the NGV exhibition Luminous: Australian watercolours 1900 – 2000 have been witnessed lingering for extended periods over the works, revealing considerable viewer interest with the theme of the show. That theme, “versatility of … Read More

SALON: March 2016

February 29, 2016 |

COVER: Ron ROBERTSON-SWANN, Maquette for Vault 1978, synthetic polymer paint on balsa wood, 19.8 x 41.5 x 25.7 cm, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. Purchased with the assistance of the NGV Foundation, 2005 (2005.243) © Ron Robertson-Swann/Licensed by VISCOPY, … Read More

SALON November 2015

November 8, 2015 |

 

COVER: Melissa DAVIS (filmmaker), End Sexism Now (still), documentary. VU at Metro West, 138 Nicholson Street, Footscray (VIC), 21, 23, 27 & 28 November. Screening as part of Big West Festival, 20 – 28 November 2015 – bigwest.com.au

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Brethren in Sincerity:
The Pre-Raphaelites

July 1, 2015 |

Inga Walton

The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood … had on their side three things that the English public never forgives: youth, power and enthusiasm.

– Oscar Wilde, The English Renaissance of Art (1882)

 

The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood (PRB), … Read More

SALON May 2015

May 4, 2015 |

RELEVANT LINKS fac.org.au manningham.vic.gov.au/gallery sophiegannongallery.com.au unisa.edu.au/samstagmuseum ngv.vic.gov.au federation.edu.au/gnap artgallerywa.gov.au geelonggallery.org.au

Want more? See all of the Salon features we’ve run to date.

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William Blake: ‘The Immortal Man That Cannot Die’

August 1, 2014 |

 

by Inga Walton.

 

“And these are the gems of the Human Soul,
The rubies and pearls of a love-sick eye,
The countless gold of the akeing heart,
The martyr’s groan and the lover’s sigh.” (33-36) – William Blake: The Mental Traveller, … Read More

Eat me Love me SEE me: Hotham Street Ladies

March 3, 2014 |

 

by Klare Lanson  

“Let them eat cake.” – Marie Antoinette  

I remember receiving a text message back in 2007 from a girlfriend requesting I reply with my favourite recipe; to be used for an inner city community … Read More

Melburnin’ February 2014

February 3, 2014 |

 

by Inga Walton

 

Organised by the Foundation for the Exhibition of Photography (FEP), Minneapolis, in collaboration with the National Gallery of Victoria, Edward Steichen & Art Deco Fashion (until 2 March, 2014) brings together almost 200 vintage photographs … Read More

A Toast to Exiled Kings

December 2, 2013 | | One Comment

 

by Inga Walton

 

A fascinating and unusual exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria (International) serves to highlight the extraordinary depth of their magnificent collection of English glass. Curated by Dr. Matthew Martin, NGV Assistant Curator of Decorative … Read More