Engage With Art
The Duldig Studio is a fantastic destination offering fun and enriching art experiences all year round.
The City of Stonnington proudly supports Duldig Studio's Art for all Ages Program.
Art, innovation and reinvention - discover the world of a Viennese modernist in Melbourne
For the first time an exhibition by the Austrian-Australian artist, Slawa Horowitz-Duldig (1901-1975), will be shown in the home she shared with husband sculptor Karl Duldig - now a house museum. Presenting her early graphic works and sculptures, remarkable survivors of war and dislocation, the exhibition gives insight into Viennese art of the early modernist period. Follow SLAWA's story – told through her drawings, sculptures, fashion and furniture design, and her ingenious invention of the folding umbrella.
Individual and group bookings essential via Group Tour Bookings.
Slawa's Jazz- Saturday in the Studio with George
Saturday 13 May
Join us for a relaxed Saturday afternoon listening to jazz and sipping champagne while viewing our new exhibition SLAWA modernist art and design.
Programmed in conjunction with the Stonnington Jazz Festival, Marcella Petersen will pay homage to the works of George Gershwin, tinkling the ivories of the galleries own Steinway piano.
Tickets $25 Adults $5 children and includes a tour of the exhibition and Studio and a glass of champagne.
Bookings essential via Eventbrite.
MADE- MUMA and Duldig Experience Day
Tuesday 23 May
Monash University Museum of Art (MUMA) and Duldig Experience (MADE) is a new education program designed to link directly with VCE Studio Arts curricula. This joint initiative examines current exhibitions at MUMA and the Duldig Studio in depth and examines the conservation and promotion of specific works at each gallery.
To launch MADE teachers are invited to a professional development day. This full-day program includes visits to Christian Thompson: Ritual Intimacy at MUMA and SLAWA: Modernist Art and Design at Duldig Studio.
Delivered by experts from each museum as well as Kathy Hendy-Ekers (VCAA) the program includes a traditional Viennese lunch hosted by Duldig Studio founder and patron Eva De Jong-Duldig.
Bookings essential via MUMA.
Open House Melbourne
Children's Activities And Special Events - Every Month of the Year!
In addition to our exhibitions, monthly talks on Open Saturdays, quarterly school holiday programs for children and sculpture classes for adults, we offer annual events to engage with art.
Sculpture Illumination - Glow Winter Arts Festival
What's Glowing On? Viennese Nights and a pop-up cafe. We join the City of Stonnington's festival in July - a diverse and exciting program of events that take over local streets over 11 days.
Annual Duldig Lecture On Sculpture
Inspiring creative journeys. Home to Australia's only annual public lecture on sculpture. We commemorate the life and work of Karl and Slawa with an annual public lecture. Held since 1986, this significant and popular September event in Victoria's arts calendar is held in conjunction with the School of Culture and Communication, The University of Melbourne.
Spring Into Garden Week
Get your fingers into clay! Enjoy the City of Stonnington's October sustainability and gardening festival at Prahran's Victoria Gardens, then make a garden sculpture in clay at our place inspired by Karl Duldig's Modernism and Artist's Studio and your own inner artist!
Annual Open Day And 'Clay For Kids' Exhibition
Free drawing and clay activities. Our November Annual Open Day is a popular day in the City of Stonnington's calendar and a celebration for local school communities. It showcases selected works of art produced by local school students participating in our education programs in an annual exhibition.