Vienna: Art & Design

Klimt, Schiele, Hoffmann

The NGV’s eighth exhibition in the Melbourne Winter Masterpieces series, Vienna: Art & Design will bring together an outstanding collection of almost 240 works by the greatest Viennese artists of the early 20th Century.

Art Exhibition previously on at NGV International in Melbourne precinct, Victoria, Australia.
From Saturday 18 June 2011 to Sunday 09 October 2011

Portrait of a Boy I (Herbert Rainer) 1910 image

Published by National Gallery of Victoria - International on Monday 18 October 2010.
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Vienna: Art & Design will come exclusively to the National Gallery of Victoria from two of Vienna’s most important museums – The Belvedere Museum and Wien Museum (Vienna Museum) along with works from private lenders and public institutions from all over the world.

Visitors will be delighted by the beauty and richness of the works in this extraordinary and comprehensive exhibition, which are on display in Australia for the very first time.

This dazzling exhibition will showcase an exquisite selection of furniture, decorative arts, jewellery, paintings and textiles by Vienna’s most famous designers, architects and artists in the period 1890 to 1928.

This exhibition will explore modernism, individualism, the rise of the Secession movement and the creation of a new style concentrating on the use of colour and design.

Exhibition admission fees apply