ACMI’s Del Kathryn Barton: The Nightingale and the Rose Sat 20 Oct - Sun 3 Oct at Yarra Ranges Regional Museum
Address: 35 - 37 Castella Street, Lilydale
Date: Exhibiting now - 3 Feb
Time: 10am - 4pm daily, except public holidays
This free exhibition transforms the Yarra Ranges Regional Museum space into an immersive and intricate Barton-inspired world: colourful, bold, enchanting, brooding and revealing.
Audiences can view the 14-minute animation within the exhibition space, and then make their way through a lush display of objects and artworks that explore the incredible workings behind this production linking classic text to canvas, sculpture to screen. Also on display, is a selection of stunning and never-before-seen handmade props, material from the animation archival material, and a 1913 edition of Wilde’s anthology.
Yarra Ranges Regional Museum invites you to interact with the exhibition at a number of satellite events including Bubbles and Barton ... a Wilde night at the Museum – Thursday 17 Jan, 6.30pm - 9.30pm. Tickets $20