AEV is the leading professional association that supports and represents visual arts based educators and the discipline across Victoria.


We foster and enrich learning and teaching experiences through the visual arts by providing resources, advocating on policy, curriculum, and programs, and providing opportunities for partnerships and relationships within the arts community.  AEV aims to promote and support high quality visual arts education as an essential component of a balanced curriculum for all students at all years of schooling in Victoria.

We offer: 

  • Upcoming professional learning programs and events

  • Curriculum news and updates, including AusVELS and the Australian Curriculum
  • A range of resources for art educators and visual arts students
  • A members' only area with additional resources, and our online journal, ARTicle


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Upcoming AEV PD + Events

Years 7 - VCE: iPad for Photography (3 part series)

Tuesday 19 May/Tuesday 2 June/Tuesday 16 June

All sessions hosted at Melbourne High School


Special VCE Art & Studio Arts Program:

Exam Prep + Moderation + Revised Study Designs

(+ Special Guest Speaker!)

Friday 12 June, 9am - 3.30pm

Wangaratta High School


2015 Art + Studio Arts Student Exam Preparation

Saturday 29 August, 9am - 4pm

The Dax Centre @ the University Melbourne




Let's get inspired by design at the SLV

Sunday 24 May, 3.30pm

State Library of Victoria, Swanston St Melbourne

Celebrate the Montsalvat 2015 Nullimbik Prize

Sunday 7 June, 3.30pm

Montsalvat, 7 Hillcrest Ave Eltham


Click here for other upcoming AEV Meetup events

Primary Arts Network Meeting

AEV is pleased to be supporting the Bell Biennale. 

A Primary Arts Network Meeting will be held in

conjunction with the Bell Biennale.

Meeting from 4.30pm-5.30pm with presentation from Biennale

Coordinator Chelsea Kneale about how it was organised.

Click here to RSVP


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Update from VCAA



VCE School-assessed Task (February/March 2015)

How to apply the assessment criteria

and descriptors in the 10-point scale.

Studio Arts: 

VCE School-assessed Task (February/March 2015) 

Key dates, how to apply the assessment

criteria and descriptors in the 10-point scale.