Title
1956 Olympic Arts Festival, Melbourne
Date
1 January 1956
Place
Melbourne, Victoria
Description

1956 Olympic Arts Festival, Melbourne. Melbourne’s Cultural Olympiad included five significant exhibitions: architecture and sculpture at the University of Melbourne’s Wilson Hall; painting and drawing at the National Gallery of Victoria; Aboriginal art at the National Museum (of Victoria); displays of literature at the Melbourne Public Library and finally graphic arts, industrial design and ceramics at the Royal Melbourne Technical College (now RMIT University).

Event type/s
Tags
1956 Olympic Arts Festival
industrial design
craft
sculpture
painting
Aboriginal art
Website
https://www.curvelive.com/Magazine/Archives/nineteen/The-beginning-of-a-design-wave