Delve into the lucid dreams and provocative imagery of Surrealism at the Ian Potter Centre.

Opening on the 9th October, Lurid Beauty: Australian Surrealism and its Echoes is an exhibition that explores contemporary Australian surrealist artists from James Gleeson and Max Dupain, all the way to Albert Tucker, James Cant and Roy de Maistre.

The artwork will sit in dialogue with key Australian contemporary artists including Peter Ellis, Tim Schultz, Julie Rap and Pat Brassington at the exhibition, inviting conversation between art form and meaning.

This exhibition will be a must-see for any individuals with a keen interest in surrealist art work and it’s impact on the 1930s when it hit Australian shores.

WHEN: 9 October 2015 to 31 January 2016, 10am-5pm
WHERE: Ian Potter Centre NGV Australia at Federation Square
PRICE: Adult $15, Concession $12, Child $7, Family (2 adults, 3 children) $41
Tickets are on sale from the NGV website.