SLV Ashes Urn (c) Marylebone Cricket Club

State Library Victoria scores The Ashes Urn

For the first time in more than a decade, the iconic Ashes Urn will leave Lord’s Cricket Ground to feature in a new exhibition at State Library Victoria. Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has exclusively loaned the Ashes Urn...
NGV Handkerchief (Fazzoletto) vase 1949

Liquid Light: 500 Years of Venetian Glass

Drawing upon the National Gallery of Victoria’s extensive holdings of Venetian glass, ranging in date from the sixteenth to the twentieth century, including the NGV’s especially rich material from the nineteenth-century ...
Rone Empire 2018

Empire – an installation by Rone

Left vacant for more than 20 years, a sprawling 1930s mansion sits neglected, in a state of ruin. Questions hang heavy in its dense silence, each room strewn with the dusty remains of a collapsed empire and hints of roma...