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Bluestonia Food Lane Way

Bluestonia Food Lane Way  – A CAST Project, Centre for Art, Society and Transformation, RMIT School of Art.

Project Launch

DATE: Saturday 16th December

TIME: 5pm (exhibition,

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Take Over 2018

Applications close 15 January 2018 Take Over! is a unique partnership between Arts Centre Melbourne and Melbourne Fringe that will enable an independent artist/company/collective to develop a creative idea throughout 2018 ready for presentation in the 2018 Melbourne Fringe Festival. The artists selected will receive $30,000, rehearsal space and a tailored program of support and mentorship in producing, marketing and fundraising. Image: Discordia Find out more read more

Assembly Point

Applications close 1 January 2018 Creative Spaces’ exhibition space Assembly Point offers a fantastic opportunity for visual artists to curate and exhibit their sculptural and 3D works in the centre of Melbourne’s Arts Precinct! FREE for independent artists and unfunded groups. Now seeking EOIs for all 2018. However, CS are specifically calling out for proposals for Jan/Feb/Mar, that respond to the effect of the summer sun on the glass vitrines and the concept of them as ‘Hot Boxes’.

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The Make It Collective Christmas Market at Melbourne Museum

Sunday December 17 from 10:00 to 4:30 pm

Melbourne Museum, 11 Nicholson St, Carlton

The Make It Collective has teamed up with The Melbourne Museum to bring handmade enthusiasts

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Artlands On the High Street EOI

Artlands are looking for artists and community organisations that would like to install temporary works; visual art, installation art, sound scapes, and performances on or in shop fronts in small rural towns and in regional centres in the lead up to Artlands 2018. 

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The Other Art Fair Sydney Call Out

Applications close 17 December 2017

Continuing to grow within the art world, The Other Art Fair is recognised as the definitive place to discover exciting and emerging talent. Not only about selling artworks,

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The Thread Den Market

Don’t stress about getting your gifts in order. We’ve got the most chilled out night set aside so you can get all your gifts sorted

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Small Giants Christmas Fete

We are hosting our annual Christmas Fete (previously called the Dumbo Feather Christmas Fete) and we’d love you to come along. A day of festive frivolity and supporting

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Summer School Workshops at the Guild 2018

Handweavers and Spinners Guild of Victoria, 655 Nicholson St, Carlton North

For three weeks each January, the Guild has a range of exciting and creative day and weekend classes!

Whether you are interested in Weaving, Spinning, or any

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Sustainable Living Festival Applications Open

Applications close 30 November 2017 Each year the Sustainable Living Festival presents over 300 events celebrating sustainability. A packed program of local and international talks, forums, workshops, film, art and design events to inspire a nation. Join the Festival fever in 2018.

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Northcity4 Christmas Bazaar

On Sunday 26th November the studios at Northcity4 will be transformed into an amazing Christmas Bazaar featuring, not only the talented

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West Space fundraiser & end of year party

Thursday November 23 from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

West Space, Level 1, 225 Bourke Street, Melbourne

West Space 2017 fundraiser and end of year party featuring works generously donated by:

Nick Austin, Glenn Barkley, Jack Brown,

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Showcase Victoria Applications Now Open

Submissions close 4 December 2017

Showcase Victoria is the performing arts marketplace – an annual event which provides a unique platform for producers, artists and theatre

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Handmade for Humans Summer Market

Friday November 24 from 5:00 pm
VU at Metrowest, 136-142 Nicholson St, Footscray

Handmade for Humans’ annual Summer Market is coming up as part of the One Night in Footscray celebrations, with tables of beautiful treasures, each piece handcrafted with love

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Transoceanic Visual Exchange – Film Screenings

Saturday November 18  at 10:00 am

Footscray Community Arts Centre, 45 Moreland St, Footscray

FCAC, Fresh Milk Barbados and Third Horizon Media present Transoceanic Visual Exchange

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Dead Letter Club

Dead Letter Club – The next evening is Wednesday 22 November at People Powered Urban Winery, NOISY RITUAL in Brunswick East.

A backlash to Twitter, textspeak,

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Adelaide Festival Centre Video Art Open Call

Applications close 19 November 2017 Adelaide Festival Centre is South Australia’s principal performing arts venue and presenter of theatre, dance, music and exhibitions. They are seeking Expression of Interest (EOI) from video and media artists to take part in an exciting new phase for the precinct. Find out more read more

The Moreland Summer Show

Opening 6 – 8 pm Thursday 9 November 

Featuring

Ajanta Anthigngna Marakkala | Fayez Assaf | Paul Batt | Margaret Bishop  | Wendy Black | Robyn Blaikie | Heinz Boeck |

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Demonstrate your Craft

We’ve got some space available to showcase local artists & craftspeople who aren’t selling items on the day – Are you interested in demonstrating your craft, or holding some “on-the-day” workshops at our event on 25 November? We have indoor space available, plus some room outdoors for anyone who would bring their own marquee. If you are interested contact Danielle at the Etsy Made Local Melbourne Team =&0=&hello@madelocalmelbourne.com =&1=& madelocalmelbourne.com Shop from local Etsy sellers at a pop-up market in Melbourne. Bringing you the very best of Melbourne’s handmade arts, crafts and vintage. What a great way to kick off the Christmas shopping season – by supporting your local makers! We are really excited to be supporting over 100 Etsy sellers from around Melbourne , and bringing this annual, national event to Coburg!

Join our Facebook event to stay up to date https://www.facebook.com/events/1718975231733668/

Date: 25 November

Time: 10am – 5pm Place: 14 Gaffney Street Public Transport: Train: Upfield line, we are right next to Batman Station Tram: Number 19, stop 37 Sydney Rd/Gaffney St Cycle: Upfield Bike Path Directions to get there: read more

Spring Fling Pop-up Gallery – Arts Project Australia

Arts Project Australia be in the heart of Melbourne CBD for 10 days this November!

Taking place during the Spring Racing Carnival, the

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SITUATE Art in Festivals

Applications close 27 November 2017 SITUATE Art in Festivals supports outstanding early career artists and creative practitioners to develop new experimental artworks for the festival environment. The SITUATE Arts Lab is a professional development program for selected participants. Artists are encouraged to take risks, expand their practice, develop concepts, consider works of scale, and connect with festival audiences through the development of public art projects. Image: A.I.R. by Julia Douhin Find out more read more

arTour Showcase Online and Roadcase

Submissions close 13 November 2017

Productions for arTour Showcase online will be prioritised according to the following criteria:

  • Rigour
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Etsy Made Local Market

Shop from local Etsy sellers at a pop-up market in Melbourne. Bringing you the very best of Melbourne’s handmade arts, crafts and vintage. What a great way to kick off the Christmas shopping season – by supporting your local makers! We are really excited to be supporting over 100 Etsy sellers from around Melbourne , and bringing this annual, national event to Coburg!

Join our Facebook event to stay up to date https://www.facebook.com/events/1718975231733668/

Date: 25 November

Time: 10am – 5pm Place: 14 Gaffney Street Public Transport: Train: Upfield line, we are right next to Batman Station Tram: Number 19, stop 37 Sydney Rd/Gaffney St Cycle: Upfield Bike Path Directions to get there: https://her.is/2ixHMc6 read more

RAW Melbourne presents Transcend

Thursday November 30  at 7:00 pm

Melbourne Pavilion, 135-157 Racecourse Road, Flemington

RAW is an indie arts organisation for artists, by artists. We focus on spotlighting indie

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MoreArt 2017 Bike Tours

Perambulate and pedal your way through MoreArt Moreland’s annual art-in-public-spaces show, MoreArt, is on again from 29 October to 15 December. Concentrated around the Upfield train line and bike path, MoreArt invites residents and visitors to participate, perambulate and pedal their way through a range of interactive exhibits. MoreArt exhibits have often invited interaction and blurred the line between artist and audience, but this year’s program takes the participation up a notch. Book Now read more

Markit + Bake Sale

Sunday December 17 from 10:00

Federation Square

It’s Markit + BakeSale time again! Melbourne’s calendar-busting biannual event that fills Federation Square with a exceptional line-up of Australia’s best creative talent.

Featuring

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Stall holder Callout

Sydney Road Street Party 2018 – Stall holder Callout

Festivals Moreland are looking for stall holders interested in participating at Council presented Sydney Road Street Party 2018. Taking place on Sunday 4 March, the Street Party is one of Melboourne’s most iconic events and the opening of the Brunswick Music Festival. Apply now        read more

TIMOR-LESTE: Then and Now – The Good Room

Friday 27 October- Thursday 9th November 2017

Open Friday 27th October 6-8pm

Late open Thursday 9th November 6.30-8pm

​With the  fifteenth anniversary of independence for

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APAM Independent Bursary

Applications close 10 November 2017 Ten independent Australian artists, producers or individuals can attend APAM 2018 and have the cost of their delegate pass paid for thanks to Brisbane Powerhouse, with the support of the Sidney Myer Fund.

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Geelong After Dark

EOIs close 6 November 2017

Geelong After Dark is a curated event that may include projections, interactive activities, underground or street performances, installations, exhibitions and more. Expressions

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The Big Design Market

The 2017 Melbourne Spoken Word Prize

Friday December 1 at 6:30 pm

The Wheeler Centre for Books, Writing and Ideas, 176 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

The Melbourne Spoken Word Prize brings together poets and spoken

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Dead Letter Club launch

A backlash to Twitter, textspeak, emojis, tinder, like buttons and canned responses. “In an age like ours, which is not given to letter-writing, we

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Submissions Open for Melt

Applications close 30 October 2017

 MELT is an invitation to celebrate LGBTI+ culture through a dynamic, fun and highly engaging program of curated events featuring local, national and international artists and performances.

Based at Brisbane Powerhouse, MELT provides a focal point for the community, an opportunity for expression for artists and performers, and a platform to promote tolerance, equality

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The Creative Exchange – October

Seeking Entrepreneurial Solutions to Support Freelance Artists

Presented by Creative Victoria

Book Now

When:Thursday, 26 October 2017
Time:  3pm-4.30pm (Doors

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Blindside’s Professional Development Series

BLINDSIDE is proud to present the 2017 Professional Development Series. Led by industry experts, these sessions offer unique professional development opportunities for artists,

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Coney Island Curator’s Talk and Artist Studio Tour

Saturday October 7 from 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Counihan Gallery, Brunswick Civic Centre, 233 Sydney Rd, Brunswick

Meet at Counihan Gallery at 2pm for a walk through of the exhibition with the curator and then hop on board the bus for a visit to three artist studios. This event presents the rare

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Take Part in Dandenong Ranges Open Studios

Yes, it is all true! Artist Applications for participation in the 2018 Dandenong Ranges Open Studios are now open! Please visit the Open Studios website for all the details,

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Moreland Summer Show 2017 Spoken Word

Call out for Speakers:

Moreland Summer Show 2017 Spoken Word

People – Politics – Protest

In conjunction with the 2017 Moreland Summer Show exhibition, The Counihan

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Ceramics – Introduction

Tue Oct 24 2017 at 06:30 pm
Footscray Community Arts Centre, 45 Moreland St, Footscray
Explore making your own hand built porcelain objects with Erin from erinswindow. Make your own jewellery dish bowls, pinch pots, and more. Perfect as an introduction to ceramics for those keen to develop their existing skills. Basic materials will be supplied.

WHEN: Tuesdays, 24 October – 14 November, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
VENUE: FCAC
COST: $180 (3 sessions)

More information: 

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