Ian Potter Museum of Art presents The Score A cross-disciplinary exhibition of visual art, dance, music and vocal performance

28 June
Ian Potter Museum of Art presents The Score A cross-disciplinary exhibition of visual art, dance, music and vocal performance

The Ian Potter Museum of Art at The University of Melbourne will present the cross-discliplinary exhibition, The Score, which will span all three floors of the museum from Tuesday 1 August to Sunday 5 November. The exhibition is presented in association with Melbourne Festival (5 October – 22 October). The Score explores musical notation as […]

Experimenta Make Sense: International Triennial of Media Art

27 June
Experimenta Make Sense: International Triennial of Media Art

Become submerged inside a breaking wave, step into the shoes of a stranger using VR goggles or explore the body’s adaptions to sensory deprivation and extreme isolation when Experimenta Make Sense: International Triennial of Media Art launches in Melbourne this October. A challenge for 21st century humanity is that “we have Paleolithic emotions, medieval institutions […]

Jazz luminary Paul Grabowsky in solo show at Hawthorn Arts Centre

27 June

Paul Grabowsky AO, one of the most distinguished figures in Australian music, will perform a special solo show at Hawthorn Arts Centre on Sunday 30 July. The awardwinning jazz luminary will draw from years of repertoire, featuring original material as well as his arrangements of classic jazz and pop standards. 2017 has seen Paul collaborate […]

Dark Contrasts reveals darker side of contemporary collage

27 June
Dark Contrasts reveals darker side of contemporary collage

Town Hall Gallery’s winter exhibition Dark Contrasts explores the principles of collage in new and exciting ways. With a focus on seven Australian artists who are drawn to darker imagery in their works, the exhibition delves into textiles, photography and printmaking along with more traditional forms of cut-and-paste paper collage. The exhibition features artists Paul […]

Linden New Art presents Border Lines, an exhibition of artworks from Papulankutja, Warakurna and the Tjanpi Desert Weavers

21 June
Linden New Art presents Border Lines, an exhibition of artworks from Papulankutja, Warakurna and the Tjanpi Desert Weavers

  11 August – 24 September 2017 Linden New Art presents Border Lines, an exhibition that will bring together artworks from the Papulankutja and Warakurna communities with sculptures by the Tjanpi Desert Weavers. With a focus on country, these works represent the lives of artists from the remote communities living near the tri-state border of Western […]

Feast on the beast as The Offering closes Apollo Bay’s WinterWild 2017

21 June
Feast on the beast as The Offering closes Apollo Bay’s WinterWild 2017

On the wall of La Bimba in Apollo Bay hangs a painting of a cow’s carcass after slaughter. The head, intact, looks at you with a human eye. We are all part of the same system, we are all sentient beings and all life relies ultimately on death.  This is the message of La Bimba’s […]

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THE SAINT AND THE MADAME FAMILY TRUFFLE DINNER

16 June
THE SAINT AND THE MADAME FAMILY TRUFFLE DINNER

THE SAINT AND THE MADAME FAMILY TRUFFLE DINNER ST. ALi and Madame Truffles reunite for the seventh year in celebration of the truffle season. Winter only means one thing to Melbourne foodies – the return of the food world’s black gold – and this decadent four-course dinner, hosted by the Saint and the Madame, will […]

Ox the Baker

Ox The Baker brings ‘real bread’ to South Melbourne

16 June
Ox The Baker brings ‘real bread’ to South Melbourne

MEDIA RELEASE JUNE 2017   Ox The Baker brings ‘real bread’ to South Melbourne Ox Noonan, better known as Ox the Baker, is a man of many skills. Boat builder, beekeeper, and Adjunct Research Associate are just some of the titles that make an appearance on what is a fairly imposing CV. Ox has earned […]

Desirelines

Acclaimed performance Desirelines comes to Melbourne for first time

15 June
Acclaimed performance Desirelines comes to Melbourne for first time

MEDIA RELEASE Acclaimed performance Desirelines comes to Melbourne for first time 26 and 27 July Dance, live music and digital animation collide in Desirelines, the electric chamber ballet by Collusion. The original concept by Benjamin Greaves arrives at Hawthorn Arts Centre on 26 and 27 July, with stainless steel tracks set to transform the historic […]

Open House Melbourne

Open House Melbourne Weekend 2017 10th Anniversary Program

15 June
Open House Melbourne Weekend 2017 10th Anniversary Program

MEDIA RELEASE Thursday 15 June Open House Melbourne Weekend 2017 10th Anniversary Program announced The annual Open House Melbourne Weekend 2017 Program was launched this morning at the RMIT New Academic Street precinct, celebrating the organisation’s 10th Anniversary. On Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th July, over 200 buildings around Melbourne will open their doors to […]