Ian Potter Centre Federation Square


Louise Paramor’s enormous paper sculptures and sculptures from found plastic are at the Ian Potter Gallery in Federation Square.

The paper sculptures are huge and they remind me of giants’ Christmas decorations. You can see the size  in this photo. Louise Paramor has called this exhibition, which was commissioned by the NGV  ‘Palace of the Republic’ as she was inspired by German Architecture she saw in Berlin. There are eight of these enormous…

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NGV – National Gallery of Victoria – a great place for a Melbourne souvenir

Souvenirs!  Mementos!  Gifts from Melbourne! Christmas presents for relatives and friends overseas?  Whatever we call them we all need to buy them at sometime. There are clip on koalas, painted boomerangs,  cuddly Kangaroos with a Joey in the pouch,  cute wombats,  beautifully painted didgeridoos – difficult to travel with………. Great souvenirs but once you…

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