The popular NGV Friday Nights is coming back this winter, in celebration of the upcoming exhibition, Pierre Bonnard: Designed by India Mahdavi. Expect a massive line-up of live performances, DJ sets, bars and dining inspired by regional French cuisine. NGV Friday Nights will kick off on June 9, and continue until October 7.
NGV Friday Nights
Stay out late this winter and enjoy extended hours of the Winter Masterpieces exhibition, Pierre Bonnard: Designed by India Mahdavi. Discover over 100 works by leading French painter, Pierre Bonnard, alongside scenography from design icon India Mahdavi. This colourful world-premiere exhibition is delivered in partnership with the Musée d’Orsay in Paris.
While you’re there, listen to live music and DJ sets from incredible artists. The season will span across genres like disco, jazz and soul, and will launch with a fusion of gospel and hip-hop by singer-songwriter Adrian Eagle. Also on the line-up is R&B singer-songwriter Ashwarya, Noongar soul singer Bumpy and the Melbourne-based Glass Beams.
Head to Federation Court and check out an interactive pop-up experience from MIMCO. Discover a fusion of art and design across the Friday Nights season.
As for food and drink, the Pommery Champagne Bar in the Gallery Kitchen will serve champagne and a French-inspired menu of share plates and meals. Warm up with Gruyère croquettes, cheese boards, cassoulet and sweet profiteroles.
Meanwhile, the Yering Station Wine Bar will have a selection of Yarra Valley wines. Take part in a wine tasting experience and try a selection of shiraz, chardonnay and pinot noir varietals.
Bookings are now open for NGV Friday Nights.