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Glenn Murcutt AO
In 2019, MPavilion welcomes influential Australian architect Glenn Murcutt AO as our esteemed designer. Often referenced as Australia’s most famous architect, Glenn is the only Australian recipient of the Pritzker Architecture Prize (2002), and is internationally recognised for environmentally sensitive and responsible designs with a distinctive Australian character.
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Queen Victoria Gardens, opposite the Arts Centre on St Kilda Road, Melbourne.
MPavilion opens 14 November 2019 and is open every day of our program season until 22 March 2020.Visitor Information
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Top 10 Summer Events around the corner
As the long days of summer lie ahead, the MPavilion team has picked out a range of exciting events to put down in your calendar. From family friendly, to educational and insightful, all the way to the restorative, there truly is something for everyone. Bug Blitz Do you have a budding ecologist in your family?...
Q&A: Side Project Sessions’ Madeleine Dore
Founded by Madeleine Dore in 2018, Side Project Sessions is an antidote to procrastination. Now the regular event series has continued to grow with Chapters popping up all across Australia and even in the US—proving that there is ample demand for dedicated space and time to work on creative ideas. We speak with the writer,...
Media Wrap: MPavilion 2019 gains global reach
The floating, wing-like design of Glenn Murcutt’s MPavilion gained both local and worldwide attention when it opened in Victoria Gardens in November. With more than three months of free events for people of all ages still to come, we look back at some of the incredible coverage that the sixth iteration of MPavilion has received...
MPavilion 2019 Writer in Residence Applications Now Open
“There’s often a false binary asserted between critics and practitioners. I think the [MPavilion] program has encouraged me to think about the potential—and the urgent need—for critics, activists, and industry people to dialogue in an open, ongoing and collaborative way. It has prompted me to think about the project of making my own critique and...
Our Podcast Library is regularly updated with archive recordings from talks and readings from the first MPavilion season in 2014 to the present day.
It’s a place brimful of recordings so that you can visit—or revisit—a selection of our cultural events from over the years and listen in-season to the latest from MPavilion 2019/20.Browse Library