Style. Simplicity. Elegance
Contemporary Art Collection
The artwork displayed throughout The Westin Melbourne features Australia's leading contemporary and most regarded artists, specifically chosen to complement the hotel's contemporary and European design and creates an enviable collection of paintings, photography and prints.
The hotels collection showcases internationally acclaimed photographer Bill Henson, contemporary painter Imants Tillers, canvases by Chinese-Australian artist John Young and limited edition prints from esteemed Australian photographic artists Christpher Koller, David Stephenson and Susan Hewitt.
Paris Opera Suite
Internationally acclaimed photographer Bill Henson's haunting photographic works of faces is featured throughout the ground floor of the hotel and is from a series commissioned by the Paris Opera
Nature In Four Parts
Melbourne born and educated Browne focuses on landscape - and this series of four large panels are indicative of Browne's typically simplistic, deconstructed and uncomplicated depictions of landscape.
Return no.1 & no.2
Chinese-Asutralian artist John Young is known for his overlaid painted images of existing photographic reproductions. This work was also especially commissioned for the hotel to add to the dramatic setting of the lobby.
The Perth born silver and goldsmith constructed the three striking chandeliers that greet our guests in the Lobby. The internationally renowned sculptress was commissioned to create the elegant pendant lights that hang from the domed ceiling.
Sewing Box - Writing Box
The work featured at The Westin Melbourne highlights Redgate's interests in 19th century philosophy, objects and art. Simple, yet beautifully crafted objects are depicted in almost abstract form through her photographic treatment.
Sculptor Bronwyn Oliver works with metal in order to produce mesh-like, yet strong and durable sculptures. The large wreath hung over the Lobby's fireplace adds to an impressive body of work exhibited throughout Europe and Australia.