Grazia Gunn

Degas: A new vision (National Gallery of Victoria)

Grazia Gunn
25 July 2016

Degas: A new vision is an exhibition of 206 works selected and presented by Henri Loyrette, the distinguished Degas scholar, former director of the Musée d'Orsay and subsequently More

Jan Senbergs: Observation–Imagination (National Gallery of Victoria)

Grazia Gunn
04 April 2016

Jan Senbergs: Observation-Imagination is a major retrospective survey of this artist's long career. The 120 works selected for exhibition range from his formative years in th More

Masterpieces from the Hermitage: the Legacy of Catherine the Great (NGV International)

Grazia Gunn
14 August 2015

Eight galleries of NGV International have been radically reshaped to host Masterpieces from the Hermitage, invoking the world of unbounded opulence of Russia’s Catherine the Great (1729–96). The installation, designed by the NGV’s Ingrid Ruhle, is dazzling, mimicking as it does the grand style of the State Hermitage Museum and incorporating some ... More

Grazia Gunn reviews 'Cairo: Histories of a City' by Nezar AlSayyad

Grazia Gunn
29 June 2011

Italo Calvino once wrote that ‘cities are like dreams: their rules seem absurd, their perspectives are often deceitful, and everything in them conceals something else’, hence ‘we sho More