Exhibition puts Fashion Design Council’s legacy into focus

1 February

High Risk Dressing / Critical Fashion examines the continued influence of the legendary Fashion Design Council (FDC) on today’s fashion practice, open from Friday 17 February at RMIT Design Hub. Based in Melbourne from 1983 to 1993, the FDC was a membership-based organisation established to support, promote and provoke avant-garde Australian fashion, founded by Robert […]

New Celestial Ground sculpture to be unveiled by Wonderment Walk Victoria

21 November

Wonderment Walk Victoria invites people to take a step into space with Celestial Ground, a new public artwork to be unveiled at Victoria Point apartments in Docklands on 10 November. The new artwork will be the third permanent installation by Wonderment Walk Victoria to promote art, science and knowledge throughout Melbourne and Victoria. Wonderment Walk […]

Open House program takes over July with RMIT Design Hub’s Occupied, the Speaker Series and more.

14 June

Open House Melbourne reveals its program for the month of July, with a series of events that encourage our city’s residents and visitors to further engage with the built environment and discover Melbourne anew. Explore buildings, infrastructure, landscapes and urban developments that illustrate our rich history, reflect how we live and work, and offer insights […]

Get Inside Metropolitan Melbourne on 30 and 31 July and throughout the month of July

19 May

Open House Melbourne is opening the doors to more buildings across Melbourne than ever before. The Open House Melbourne Weekend takes place on 30 and 31 July this year and offers an expanded footprint beyond the central city and into metropolitan Melbourne. In addition to the Weekend, Open House Melbourne continues to promote public engagement […]

Open House Melbourne Asks, ‘What’s The Beef With Brutalism?’

18 April

For the month of May, Open House Melbourne is paying homage to one of the most challenging architectural styles that exists today: brutalism. Join Open House for a series of screenings, talks and tours to consider people’s beef with a Béton brut, explore the social significance of the style, and consider what is the new, […]