Penny Byrne challenges boundaries in new sculptural exhibition, Brutal

19 December
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Linden New Art presents Brutal, a new small-scale exhibition by Penny Byrne running from 10 February to 8 March. While small in scale compared to previous work, Byrne presents a new collection of pieces with an uncompromising political punch. Brutal will be the artist’s first solo exhibition since her success at last year’s 56th Venice […]

Kick off 2017 with cocktails, food and free entertainment, On The Corner

15 December
DJ Noodle Brown

Kick off 2017 with cocktails, food and free entertainment, On The Corner From 6pm on Friday 20 & 27 January and 3 February Boroondara Arts invites you to ease into 2017 and make the most of the summer evenings by enjoying DJs, brews, food and good times, all in the heart of Hawthorn. Titled, On […]

Emily Floyd works for solo exhibition ‘Field Libraries’, 14 January – 12 March

14 December
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Town Hall Gallery will feature Emily Floyd’s works in one of the Gallery’s first exhibitions of 2017, Field Libraries, showing from 14 January to 12 March. Emily Floyd works in sculpture, installation, printmaking and public art, and is renowned for her text-based sculptures and pedagogically inspired works. Her work draws on her family’s history of […]

Pierre Khodja’s Camus to open 19 January

14 December
Camus

“For many years I’ve worked for other people, cooking with one hand tied behind my back. Finally, with Camus, I get to cook with both hands.” – Pierre Khodja Camus is the newest venture by acclaimed Algerian-born chef Pierre Khodja. Set to open in mid-January on High Street Westgarth, the restaurant will offer a space […]

Fem Belling’s summer shows ahead of ‘NOW THEN’ album launch

13 December
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Award-winning jazz musician Fem Belling has announced a string of summer shows ahead of her debut album launch on 26 February. The in-demand Australian artist has joined forces with formidable music producer John Foreman to craft NOW THEN, a playful jazz-pop album instilled with a vintage sensibility. Backed by a 7-piece band of Melbourne finest […]

Life aquatic: Narelle Autio | Ruth Maddison | Catherine Nelson

5 December
MGA

Life aquatic Narelle Autio | Ruth Maddison | Catherine Nelson 10 December 2016 – 26 February 2017 The Monash Gallery of Art will host the work of three contemporary photographers, Narelle Autio, Ruth Maddison and Catherine Nelson, in an exhibition titled Life aquatic, which will run from 10 December 2016 – 26 February 2017. Scientists […]

Bang Bang at the Rifle Club opens January 2017

3 December
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Bang Bang at the Rifle Club opens January 2017 Elsternwick’s new urban escape The highly anticipated Bang Bang at the Rifle Club is set to open in mid-January 2017. The historic Caulfield Rifle Club site has been transformed by the Riverland Group, together with Victrack, to create a striking new urban escape set against the […]

Ham Bags and Turkey Legs at St Ali this Christmas

3 December
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Open 365 days a year 7am-6pm, St Ali never stops delivering. Christmas Day 2016 is no exception. Escape all the holiday stress with a much-needed coffee fix and some bubbles, and save the hassle of slaving away in the kitchen Christmas Day; relax and let St Ali do all the work. On top of with […]

Free gigs in the park at dusk: Sunset Sounds is back in 2017

2 December
Sunset Sounds

Free gigs in the park at dusk: Sunset Sounds is back in 2017 with Deborah Conway, Cookin’ On 3 Burners and more After the success of the previous three years, Sunset Sounds is back in 2017 with a series of free Sunday evening live music concerts across the City of Stonnington’s beautiful parks and gardens. […]

Welcome to cocktail heaven, Good Heavens opens today

2 December
Good Heavens

The team behind Fancy Hank’s are happy to announce their much-anticipated new rooftop bar, Good Heavens, will open to the public today. With warm weather and minimal rain predicted for this weekend, it’s the perfect time to enjoy a 80’s inspired cocktail in Melbourne’s own Palm Springs style sanctuary, located on level 2 on Bourke […]