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MIRROR: Meet the Curators

A special curator's talk and tour of the State Library Victoria's latest exhibition - MIRROR: New views on photography

Arts, Culture and Creativity Exhibitions, Films and Galleries

Event overview

328 Swanston St, Melbourne, VIC 3000
05 October 2023 02:00 am - 05 October 2023 02:30 am

Event details

Great photography can hold up a mirror to the world, reflect our innermost thoughts and feelings, and transform unfamiliar sights into unforgettable icons.

Join our curators on a journey through the Library’s newest exhibition MIRROR: New views on photography, showcasing over 140 photographs from the State Collection.

Touching on the exhibition themes and creative process, the curators will highlight how images, words, performance, sound and music combine to produce new narratives inspired by our collection of photographs of Victorian people and places.

The exhibition includes works by Rennie Ellis, Viva Gibb, Helmut Newton, Christos Tsiolkas, Clem Bastow and more.

Book your spot now and discover fascinating stories of Victoria through a contemporary lens via Link .

The tour starts at the Russell Street Welcome Zone.

Please be aware that there is limited seating and dim lights in the exhibition.

The exhibition is Auslan translated.

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Reviewed 23 August 2023