Creative Victoria

People watching a performer in a big dress with an old timey looking building in the background Castlemaine State Festival opening night 2013. Photo: Michael Nix

Creative Victoria champions and supports the state's creative industries, spanning arts, culture, screen, design and more. Learn more about Creative Victoria

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NGV’s next blockbuster blends M.C. Escher with design studio nendo

The world-premiere exhibition Between Two Worlds | Escher X nendo is the centrepiece of the National Gallery of Victoria’s Spring/Summer 2018/19 season.

24 April 2018
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40 years of puppets and play

Celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2018, Polyglot Theatre is a treasure of the Victorian arts scene, delighting the young and the young at heart.

26 April 2018
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Creative State Victoria's first creative industries strategy

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Melbourne literary programmers bound for Scotland

A host of Victorian literature programmers have been selected for the inaugural Edinburgh Exchange, an initiative of the Melbourne City of Literature Office.

24 April 2018
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Melbourne fashion design: Curated

Meet Victoria’s most exciting new fashion designers, and delve into their philosophy, style and craft.

20 March 2018
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  • education

Education Week 2018 is Celebrating the arts

The stage is set for Celebrating the arts – this year’s theme of Education Week 2018.

24 April 2018
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Second Live Music Census shows Melbourne is the music capital of the world

During last week’s sold out Music Cities Convention, Music Victoria announced the complete findings from the 2017 Melbourne Live Music Census.

23 April 2018
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Culture Victoria Explore the Stories and Collections that make up the rich cultural life of Victoria

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Dumb ways to learn and play

How a local public safety campaign became a viral sensation.

8 March 2018
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Four teams shortlisted for the inaugural Victorian Design Challenge

Four proposals have been shortlisted for the inaugural Victorian Design Challenge.

19 April 2018
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Regional Map

The regional creativity map showcases just some of the creative industries spread across Victoria

20 May 2016
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The Creative Exchange Ideas. Skills. Connections.

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Melbourne City of Literature celebrates ten years

Melbourne might be known for its arty laneways, monochrome fashion sense and love of coffee, but the city has one other thing it trades in abundance – words.

16 February 2018

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