View & discuss

Indulge an interest, find a new perspective or start a discussion. We are home to more than 100 exceptional live events and talks each year – and the most popular will find their way here. All are enlightening - many are controversial.  Take in the views of others and share your own.

Current discussion

Our featured videos are great conversation starters. Do you have a view or information to add?  Join the conversation.

What does 'bohemian' mean to you? Artist, rebel, hippie, hipster? Tell us what you think!

Jamima Wu

Bohemians live life to the beat of their own drum.
They are either wealthy or very poor, either way they have some time on their hands to wonder and muse about the finer things in life or things outside the 9-5 grind.
Anyhow I came on this forum to enquire whether the exhibition can be made into a book. There's way too much info for a walk through exhibit. I have been twice and I've still not covered it all. It would be great to have as a book to look back to and refer to for further discussions!

Join the discussion

Latest videos Browse all videos

Our audio collection View all

Browse by tags

History & politics38Exhibitions32art22Artists & writers19Collection insights17printmaking15Family history12illustration12architecture12Popular culture12art & design11Rome: Piranesi's vision11Giovanni Battista Piranesi11State Library Victoria10children's books10Australian history10military9WWI8Family History Feast8war8literature7performance7books5library5Big ideas under the dome5Culture5digital technology5artists' books5Writing the war4Big ideas4education4rare books4Exhibition talks & tours4Multicultural history4culinary history3human rights3food3social justice3persian manuscripts3poetry3Gusto!3web3family history feast3History of the book3Melbourne3storytelling3literacy3music3youth literature2health2history2Ned Kelly2foreign policy2Artists' books2national security2Environment2WWII2Exhibitions & tours2Law2

Featured videos