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Artist tour of 'Recovering the Past'

Event Details

Thursday, 2 May 2024 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, 3004
  • This venue is wheelchair accessible.

Uncover the stories behind the unique photographic exhibition Recovering the Past through this exclusive guided tour with artist Ian Alderman. 

Drawing inspiration from Australian cultural and artistic figures like photographer Frank Hurley and artist Will Longstaff, Recovering the Past unites two distinct groups of men separated by a century through the art of photo montage. 

Over an hour, artist Ian Alderman will reveal his inspiration for the exhibition, the process of shooting and developing each work and how the enduring repercussions of human conflict live on today. 

Don't miss your chance to be part of this exclusive experience. Spots are limited so get in quick to secure your place. 

Things to know before you book

  • There are three tour times available: 11am, 1pm and 3pm 
  • Each tour will run for approximately one hour 
  • The exhibition includes themes that may be upsetting for some visitors, including discussions around suicide. 

Shrine Friends

This event is free for Shrine Friends and volunteers using your discount code. Learn more about becoming a Shrine Friend here: