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David to talk on Monet’s Garden, Aug 9

Monet's
Claude MONET

French 1840–1926

Waterlilies (Nymphéas) (1916–19)

Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris

Gift of Michel Monet, 1966 (inv. 5164)

© Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris, © Bridgeman-Giraudon / Presse

The National Gallery of Victoria’s exhibition of the French impressionist Claude Monet’s iconic garden at Giverny continues till September 8. The exhibition itself is quite extraordinary but what is outstanding is its “Friday Nights at Monet’s Garden” program. Every friday evening, the guests are treated with “pop-up” talks, great food, drinks and live music.

David Holmgren is invited to give a talk on permaculture, gardening and Monet on Aug 9. Have a date with Monet and David. The whole night’s program starts at 5.30pm.

6.30pm

Pop-up Talk: “The spell of Japan was upon them”: Japonisme, Impressionists and the Decorative Arts

Matthew Martin, Assistant Curator Decorative Arts
Exhibition Space, Ground Level

6.30–8.30pm  

DJ Set: Vince Peach
The Great Hall, Ground Level

7pm 

NGV Members: The making of Monet – In motion
Jemma Altmeier, Senior Coordinator, Media and Public Affairs
Clemenger BBDO Auditorium, Ground Level

7.30pm

Permaculture: Beyond Sustainability
David Holmgren, co-originator of the permaculture concept

8.30–9.30pm

Headline Music Act: Halfway
The Great Hall, Ground Level

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