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
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,
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
Opening 6 – 8 pm Thursday 9 November
Ajanta Anthigngna Marakkala | Fayez Assaf | Paul Batt | Margaret Bishop | Wendy Black | Robyn Blaikie | Heinz Boeck |
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
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
As a fundraising exhibition all artworks will be available for purchase, with an opening celebratory event on Thursday 2 November (think raffles, manic rushes
JOHN ASLANIDIS | ANGELA BRENNAN
SADIE CHANDLER | RENEE COSGRAVE | DAVID HARLEY
MATTHEW JOHNSON | WILMA TABACCO
CURATED BY JANE O’NEILL
30 September – 29 October
Sunday October 8 at 7:00 pm
Howler Melbourne, 7-11 Dawson Street, Brunswick
Melbourne Spoken Word brings you the return of @Australian Poetry Slam Champ, Arielle Cottingham. Supported by a sample of local Melbourne spoken word and poetry, including Waffle
Save the date for the Thread Den Market.
Sunday 1 October – 10 – 4
White Night Melbourne is the city as you know it, but reimagined and transformed under the ephemeral cloak of night.
White Night Melbourne 2018 is seeking Expressions of Interest
Friday September 1 7:00 pm
The Provincial Hotel, 299 Brunswick st, Fitzroy
Melbourne Spoken Word welcomes US Slam poet “Good Ghost” Bill Moran back for a fourth
Friday August 11 at 6:30 pm
Footscray Community Arts Centre, 45 Moreland St, Footscray
Fridays are always better than Mondays. Footscray Community Arts Centre and Due West Festival
Welcome back to Nite Art. Make a date with art.
One city, 6pm to late, 50+ artists, from Melbourne University to Flinders Lane, and back.
Artists, installations, painting, drawing,
GALLERY 2 : Marcos Guzman & Camila Galaz – Hi Cous, Monday will be unplanned this week
GALLERY 1 : Matt Vaughan – 3000 Tuesday
GALLERY 3: Jamie Edward –
Radiant Pavilion is excited to announce a new opportunity for Victorian craft writers.
Supported by Creative Victoria and the City of Melbourne, Crafted Words encourages critical
Soma – Brunswick, 421 Sydney Road, Brunswick
Poppy Elixir’s paintings explore the fluctuations and variance of intimacy through the depiction of intense human interaction and
June 30 – August 12
Opening Friday 30 June 6.00pm
Neon Parc is delighted to announce the opening of new work by one of Australia’s most critically acclaimed and widely respected contemporary artists,
Applications close 24 July 2017
Are you an artist who arrived in Australia as a refugee after 1 January 1990? Artists with a refugee or asylum seeker background are invited to apply to exhibit in Home, which
Applications close 24
VICSEG New Futures would like to invite you to our Refugee Week event
The Film Screening of – ‘Constance on the Edge’
This year for Refugee Week, VICSEG New Futures is
Applications close 29 May 2017Each year the City of Melbourne supports and celebrates its overwhelmingly creative and talented community through its annual arts grants program.
Grants of up to $20,000 are open to artists and creatives across all disciplines – including performance, new media music, dance, theatre and visual art.
Arts grants are available
Join us for the launch of our Coffee Cart!
Come down on Friday June 2, from 11am – 12pm for coffee samples and a morning tea!
All are welcome to celebrate
Next market is May 27 from 10am – 3pm at the Coburg Town Hall, 90 Bell Street Coburg
Artists Respond: Critical and Creative Responses to a Changing Planet
Wednesday 17 May, 6.30 – 8 pm
Melbourne Spoken Word is proud to host this workshop on reviewing with Bonny Cassidy, with the idea to help arm people with the skills to more critically review spoken word.
Applications close 15 May 2017
Testing Grounds will curate a multi-disciplinary Fringe Festival (14th Sep-1st October) program of visual art, new media art, live-art, dance and performance
Wednesday April 26th
Doors open 6.30pm
The Asian Australian Democracy Caucus (AADC) in partnership with The Good Room (East Brunswick) is presenting Commoning Ground a mixed-format
Applications close 10 April 2017
The Multicultural Festivals and Events program encourages participation of the whole Victorian community in festivals and events to celebrate and embrace our vibrant multicultural
Applications close 21 April 2017The Melbourne Festival of Puppetry will return to La Mama’s theatres in 4th – 9th July 2017. Co-curated by Lemony S Puppet Theatre and La Mama Theatre and supported by The City of Melbourne, the festival will host a children’s program during the day and a night program for adult audiences. New to the 2017 festival will be the ‘Avenue of Booths’, which, as the name suggests, is an avenue of puppet booths filling the La Mama forecourt and presenting 10 minute shows in each booth.
Their definition of ‘what make as a puppet show’ is very wide.
Non-traditional approaches to the form are encouraged. Cross-discipline works are also encouraged. All types of
Local artist Fleur Summers has been selected for a new public art commission at Jewell Station in Brunswick, which is being transformed by developer Neometro and State Government
Come on a whirlwind ride of mistaken identities, assumed personas, and wild mishaps in The Comedy of Errors at Siteworks this March
This hilarious new production
Applications close 31 March 2017ArtPlay New Ideas Lab supports proposals between $5000 to $20,000 (artists’ fee together with consumable materials and specialist equipment).
They welcome new ideas from artists of all disciplines for creative projects where children and/or families are co-creators.
Artists do not necessarily need experience in working
Applications will be open for both the Sydney and Melbourne events for 3 weeks, closing on Friday 24 March 2017 at midnight.
Separate application forms must be completed for each
Strutt Your Stuff
Saturday 18 March 2017
Christ Church Hall
8 Glenlyon Road Brunswick.
Strutt Your Stuff will be a great evening celebrating
Moreland artist Amaya Iturri is one of the artists exhibiting in Selvedge as part of Melbourne Fashion Festival opening tonight.
Tuesday 14th March
GriffinSpeak is a celebration of poets and writers of diverse backgrounds and styles with a focus on creating space for their stories as they would have them told.