Chris McAuliffe begins his article about 'Melbourne Now' (National Gallery of Victoria, until 23 March) with:
Phillipe de Montebello, former director of New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, once remarked that museums are no longer about art, they're about visitors. Having popularised the blockbuster show, he realised that exhibitions were more about the looker than what is looked at.
'NGV exhibition shines light on the peculiar poetry of Melbourne's soul'
Chris McAuliffe /THE AGE (Melbourne)
11 December 2013
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