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Samson Young: Real Music

To be confirmed

Acclaimed Hong Kong artist and composer Samson Young’s installations, performances, videos and works on paper—all vibrating with colour and sound—are studies of the impossible, the hypothetical and the all too real. Straddling experimental worlds of art and music and informed by intensive research processes, his artworks move us to look, listen and imagine, while drawing attention to how often our perception is blinkered. Read more

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Screening: Hannah Brontë, Umma’s Tongue—Molten at 6000°, 2017

To celebrate National Reconciliation Week (27 May – 3 June 2020) Monash University Museum of Art (MUMA) is pleased to partner with the Monash University Library to present a special screening of Hannah Brontë’s video work Umma’s Tongue—Molten at 6000°, 2017, at the Sir Louis Matheson Library, Clayton Campus. Find out more


WRITING & CONCEPTS: Hendrik Folkerts, Notes on the Visual Score

Date and mode of delivery to be confirmed

MUMA will present a special talk by Hendrik Folkerts, Dittmer Curator of Contemporary Art at the Art Institute of Chicago, as part of the writing and publication series WRITING & CONCEPTS. In the context of Samson Young's solo exhibition Real Music at MUMA, Hendrik Folkerts will provide an introduction to the visual score. Read more


MADA Art Forum: Samson Young

Friday 24 April 2020, pre-recorded talk

In this pre-recorded talk for MADA’s Art Forum series, Hong Kong artist and composer Samson Young introduces his first major Australian solo exhibition Real Music, scheduled to open at MUMA in 2020. Find out more

The Monash University Collection

The Monash university Collection began soon after the University opened in 1961. Inspiring audiences on and off campus, it is recognised nationally for showcasing Australia art since the 1960s, diverse media and artistic practices as they develop. Read more


Public Art on Campus

Works of art from the Monash University Collection are found across the University: inside buildings and integrated into the public realm. In a carefully curated campus experience, art is a constant revelation, inspiration and lively provocation to students, staff and visitors. Read more


MUMA Education engages students and teachers through tailored programs drawing on current exhibitions and the Monash University Collection. Trained educators and artists connect students to art in meaningful ways, promoting creative thinking and critical problem-solving skills. MUMA acknowledges the diversity of all children and provides a child safe environment. Read more


Monash University Museum of Art acknowledges the invaluable contributions  of artists, curators, lenders, donors, philanthropic partners, arts funding agencies, sponsors and community partners to everything we do. Read more

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MUMA is a site where contemporary art, art-led education and research are produced and explored. Situated within and responsive to its university context, MUMA is recognised for its progressive programs that engage diverse communities and foster critical and creative thinking. Read more