Monash Gallery of Art is Monash City Council’s premier cultural facility. MGA is the Australian home of photography, championing Australian photography, and inspiring audiences to embrace, explore and value photography. As Australia’s leading public art gallery devoted to the collection and exhibition of photography, we engage local, national and international audiences in arts and cultural experiences. MGA is the custodian of one of the municipality's most important assets: the nationally significant City of Monash Collection of over 3,400 photographs.
Creative Victoria is the state government body dedicated to championing, growing and supporting Victoria's creative industries. Creative Victoria invests in the ideas, talent, organisations, events and projects that make Victoria a creative state.
Creative Partnerships Australia sparks investment in the arts by fostering giving and partnerships between the cultural sector, supporters and investors; and by equipping artists and arts organisations with the fundraising and development skills to succeed.
The Glen Shopping Centre joined MGA as a Major Partner, gifting MGA a unique, permanent exhibition space within The Glen’s new Fashion and Lifestyle precinct. This strong community partnership continues to expand our audiences, providing the opportunity for MGA to display works that reflect the gallery’s current exhibition program. Through this exciting initiative, shoppers will be introduced to some of Australia’s leading photographic artists. MGA is delighted to be able to directly engage and inspire the community across a new platform at The Glen.
MGA and Mercedes-Benz Waverley have joined forces to share our aspirations of engaging the community in the arts and cultural space in innovative ways. MGA is delighted that Mercedes-Benz Waverley have committed to driving a long-term relationship with MGA.
Through our Partnership, Mercedes-Benz Waverley and MGA are able to build and strengthen meaningful connections to the community, increase our reach and profile, and encourage new audiences to experience the transformative power of the arts.
MGA are privileged to partner with Lifeview, an award-winning residential care provider. Lifeview is a family focused community, providing care and wellness in a supported social environment, where consumers live well through engagement, warm hospitality and lifestyle choices. Active vibrant living.
COMMUNITY AWARENESS PARTNER
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Pidgeon Ward, an award-winning Melbourne based graphic design company run by David Pidgeon and Alex Ward. Design expertise in branding, identity, publication, signage, type design and packaging.
Haymes Paint are Australia's largest independently owned paint manufacturer of exterior and interior paint with hundreds of paint stores around Australia. Born in Ballarat in 1935, Haymes Paint is a family-owned Australian business now in its fourth generation.
Established in 1887, RMIT is one of Australia’s leading and longstanding universities. RMIT boasts an international reputation for academic excellence across technology, design and enterprise studies. The university is committed to providing students with the learning, teaching and research opportunities that empower students and researchers to excel in an open world economy.
MGA is thrilled to welcome RMIT, a global leader in Art, Design and Architecture as the gallery’s education partner.
AcademyXi have partnered with us to develop MGA’s digital visitor experience. The digital strategy will be instrumental in MGA championing photography as the most vital, exciting and relevant art form of our generation and enable us to engage with relevant content not only with current audiences, but generate a new and global audience base for photography through MGA. AcademyXi are an education company, driven by a purpose to bring their students to life, teaching tools to help them activate themselves and create their own waves of change.
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PUBLIC PROGRAM SPONSOR
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For sponsorship opportunities please contact Lara Goode Development & Sponsorship Coordinator on 03 8544 0500.
Image: Rennie ELLIS
North Melbourne fans, semi-final, MCG 1979
chromogenic print 26.8 x 40.7 cm
Monash Gallery of Art, City of Monash Collection
donated by the Rennie Ellis Photographic Archive 2007
courtesy of Rennie Ellis Photographic Archive (Melbourne)