VCE Season of Excellence - Top Arts
Top Arts 2017
Applications for Top Arts 2017 are currently open and will close on Thursday 13 October 2016. The NGV will be accepting online applications only. The application form can be accessed directly from the NGV website at
Top Arts 2017.
The Top Arts 2017 exhibition will be officially launched on Thursday 23 March at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, Federation Square, Melbourne. It opens to the public from Friday 24 March and closes on Sunday 16 July 2017.
Top Arts is an exhibition of photography, drawing, painting, sculpture, mixed media, ceramics, film and printmaking produced by VCE Art and VCE Studio Arts students, held at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia.
The exhibition presents outstanding work by students who have completed Art or Studio Arts studies in the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) and provides insight into young people’s ideas, thinking and creative practices.
Open daily 10am – 5pm (Closed Good Friday, Open ANZAC Day 1.00pm – 5.00pm)
The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia at Federation Square
A range of informative and interactive education programs supporting student and teacher professional learning, including introductory talks, folio viewings and sessions with exhibitors, educators, and gallery professionals are offered in conjunction with the exhibition.
www.ngv.vic.gov.au/explore/education/ for online resources and further details.
For Top Arts education programs bookings, please contact:
The National Gallery of Victoria, Education Bookings Office
03 8660 2340 (Weekdays 9.00am - 5.00pm)
Top Arts catalogues
StArt Up:Top Arts 2016 catalogue is available from the NGV Australia Shop. For a full list of the exhibitor’s selected for the 2016 exhibition, download the StArt Up: Top Arts 2016 Exhibitor List (docx - 105.41kb).
A range of public programs will be available on selected dates. Visit
ngv.vic.gov.au for further details or call (03) 8662 1555