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What's the next best thing to seeing real polar bears in the wild? Seeing eight life-sized, neon-feathered polar bears in the National Gallery of Victoria of course. These whimsical, psychedelic creatures – each sculpted with their own personalities – can be spotted around the Federation Court space. Some are greeting visitors at the entrance  and one courageous bear leaps about above you while others playfully frolic on the floor. Paola Pivi’s skillfully modeled figures are a statement of baroque excess and surrealism with references to fairytales and dreams. 

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180 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne 3006

Telephone 03 8620 2222

Nearby Stations: Flinders Street

Price FREE
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Date 28 May 2014-31 Aug 2014

Open 10am-5pm

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