Current media releases

Growth habits — Julia Gorman

Growth habits — Julia Gorman
12 April 2014 to 5 July 2015

Artist in residence— 7 to 11 April 2014

Completed installation on display— 12 April 2014 to 5 July 2015 Geelong Gallery is thrilled to welcome Julia Gorman as artist in residence this week as she installs a major contemporary art commission on the west walls of the Gallery's permanent...
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#RitzHeritageOverlay

#RitzHeritageOverlay
6 December 2014 to 22 February 2015

Geelong Gallery is thrilled to present #RitzHeritageOverlay, a newly commissioned installation by well-known local street artist Glen Smith, from 6 December 2014 to 22 February 2015. Inspired by Geelong’s iconic and controversial ‘Ritz Flats’, this large-scale installation explores the tension between urban renewal...
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Arcadia—sound of the sea

Arcadia — sound of the sea
29 November 2014 to 22 February 2015

Geelong Gallery is delighted to be the exclusive Victorian venue to present Arcadia—sound of the sea, a National Portrait Gallery exhibition, throughout the summer of 2014–15.

Arcadia—sound of the sea, curated by Dr Sarah Engledow, comprises over 40 works of art including lyrical, richly textured...
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Cavalcade of Geelong

Cavalcade of Geelong
6 December 2014 to 8 February 2015

Geelong Gallery is delighted to present Cavalcade of Geelong, an eclectic selection of photographs that chronicle the changing face of our city and region.

Drawn from the photographic archives of the Geelong Advertiser, and echoing...
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Lyons' view — the Mayor's choice

Lyons’ view — the Mayor’s choice
6 December 2014 to 8 February 2015

Under the rallying phrase ‘We are Geelong’, Geelong Gallery will host a captivating suite of five exhibitions over the summer months that celebrate the city and the region. At the centrepiece of this celebration of Geelong’s history and cultural identity, the Gallery is delighted to present Lyons’ view—the...
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