North East 2016

Entries Open for 2017 William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize

25 May

One of Australia’s richest photography prizes just got richer. The winner of the William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize will now take home $30,000 in prize money – $5,000 more than previous years. For the first time in the history of the prize, Monash Gallery of Art will acquire the winning entry. Established by MGA […]

The Inaugural Annual Dance Affair

19 May

  The Inaugural Annual Dance Affair comes to Hawthorn for a diverse musical mash-up, 20 and 21 July Part theatre performance, part get up and dance, The Inaugural Annual Dance Affair is an all-ages dance event that immerses everyone in an evening of old time and new time dance floor magic, taking over Hawthorn Arts […]



4 May

19 April – 14 May, 2017  CLIMARTE and the Ian Potter Museum of Art at the University of Melbourne are thrilled to present EXIT as part of ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE 2017, a festival of exhibitions and events harnessing the creative power of the arts to inform, engage and inspire action on climate change. In support of the […]

Science Gallery - Blood projection

Nite Art 2017: Own the Nite Thursday 27 July

26 April

Nite Art returns in 2017 to once again uncover art after dark in Melbourne. From 6pm on Thursday 27 July, art lovers and night seekers are invited to explore our unique city through an interconnected network of galleries, museums, artist- run initiatives and undiscovered spaces. Nite Art 2017 will be made up of two precincts […]

Spring Awakening

Spring Awakening – Youth, rebellion, sexuality and mortality

12 April

Spring Awakening tickets now on sale Tickets for StageArt’s upcoming Broadway musical Spring Awakening are now on sale. Following the announcement of an extremely talented cast, the much-anticipated musical production will be showing from 19 May to 4 June at Prahran’s popular performance venue Chapel off Chapel. The Tony Award-winning musical captures the electrifying journey […]

ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE 2017 FREE Key Events 19 April – 14 May, 2017

11 April

ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE 2017 is drawing closer with just over two weeks to go until the official opening on Wednesday 19 April. A festival of provocative climate change related arts and ideas, the event provides a platform for the discussion of the challenges, opportunities, impacts, and solutions associated with climate change. At the core of the festival […]

Penny Byrne challenges boundaries in new sculptural exhibition, Brutal

19 December

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 […]

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

14 December

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 […]

Life aquatic: Narelle Autio | Ruth Maddison | Catherine Nelson

5 December

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 […]

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 […]