Our Bodies, Our Voices, Our Marks is a suite of exhibitions and experiences exploring the art of tattoo, alongside themes of identity, self-expression, culture and community.
Explore the power of our bodies, our voices and our marks to create new narratives and identities.
Multilingual story time for children and their adults, each month featuring a different language and theme.
Sione Napi Francis, lead curator of Museums Victoria Te Pasifika Gallery, discusses customary and contemporary art forms of tattoo from the Pacific.
How do we share space, share words and share positions in an increasingly divided and divisive world?
An exhibition about identity – who we are and who others think we are.
Immigration is about us all - those who were here and those who came.
What would it take to make you leave your homeland and travel thousands of miles to another country?
More than 9 million people have migrated to Australia since 1788. Countless others have tried and failed.
Explore your identity with tattoo inspired activities.
Take a fresh look at family history research with a range of experts during the Victorian Seniors Festival.
Multi-generational, multidisciplinary arts festival celebrating cultural diversity and new ways of belonging.
Embark on a far-ranging journey of sound and musical traditions at a concert of Arabic and Jewish music.
Blue Black Beats returns to Immigration Museum for its second year.
The story of Customs House, where officials controlled what – and who – could enter Victoria.
Take a journey through Immigration Museum and uncover stories of migration to Australia.
A place to relax, talk to helpful staff, and research family and migration history.
The Tribute Garden is a public artwork that pays tribute to 7000 people who have made the journey to Victoria.
What stories do our bodies tell?
Through photographs viewers can appreciate the sheer beauty of Samoan tattoos
This ground breaking photographic exhibition explores the rich history of traditional Japanese tattoo culture and its influence on modern tattoo practice.
An audio series imagines the world of migration from an alternative point of view.
Get inked up these school holidays.