Bendigo Art Gallery
42 View Street
Australiana: Designing a Nation surveys the iconography of Australiana in art and design. Curated by and presented exclusively at Bendigo Art Gallery in partnership with the National Gallery of Victoria, this expansive exhibition showcases works by over 200 artists and designers, including many Australian masterpieces. Spanning the visual and decorative arts as well as photography, illustration, furniture, jewellery, moving image and fashion, this exhibition charts Australia’s social and popular cultural history. Works from The Australiana Fund, the Rennie Ellis Photographic Archive and a new major commission by Kenny Pittock, 100 Ice-creams. A selection of contemporary Australian artists will also be featured, highlights include: Ken Done, Paul McCann, Tony Albert and Romance was Born.