Our learning program encompass opportunities for both secondary school and tertiary students, creating curriculum-specific connections to the gallery’s exhibition program, drawn from a collection widely recognised as one of the most important collections of recent Australian art. The student experience is enhanced by the Buxton’s purpose-built teaching facilities and our extensive online exhibition resources, including past projects. Explore our School and Tertiary programs below.
Our secondary schools program offers learning experiences connected to our changing exhibition program, drawn from the Michael Buxton Collection. Schools are encouraged to book into our exhibition tours, delivered by practicing artists and emerging curators, with a wealth of online resources available for pre- and post-visit engagement.
Free, self-directed visits. VCE Art groups are supported with an online resource.
Book in-gallery exhibition tours for students, delivered by practicing artists and emerging curators.
At Buxton Contemporary, the Michael Buxton Collection and exhibition program of contemporary art is the foundation for academic engagement activities. Our Academic Engagement team welcomes teaching and learning collaborations with University of Melbourne colleagues through curricular and co-curricular opportunities engaging our exhibitions, the Collection and our expertise.
Discover our purpose-built teaching facilities, accommodating a range of academic engagement projects.
Learn more about our tertiary programs and collaborations with staff and students across the University.