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  • MWF at BMW Edge 2012

    Melbourne Writers Festival

    21 - 31 Aug 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Prepare for larger-than-life characters and stories that leap off your page as talented writers descend on Melbourne to celebrate the written word.

  • Open House Melbourne

    Open House Melbourne

    26 - 27 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Be treated to inside views of Melbourne's most significant buildings for just one weekend and discover secret rooftop gardens and sustainable design.

  • The Improv Conspiracy

    The Improv Conspiracy presents Harold Night

    21 May 2014, 28 May 2014, 4 Jun 2014, 11 Jun 2014

    Event - Carlton, Melbourne

    From $10 - $12

    The improv comedy craze from Chicago has arrived in Melbourne. It's 30-minutes non-stop. It's fast, challenging and bound to impress.

  • DESH

    Melbourne Festival

    10 - 26 Oct 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Cram a year's worth of high art into two weeks and see the cream of Australian and international theatre, dance, visual arts, opera and music.

  • Charlie Pickering at Spleen

    Comedy at Spleen

    5 May 2014, 12 May 2014, 19 May 2014, 26 May 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Come on down to the city's free weekly comedy hotspot, featuring the hottest young acts in Melbourne town. Special guests every week.

  • Government House

    Melbourne Open House

    26 - 27 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Open House Melbourne is a not-for-profit association that runs annual events providing the public a free and rare opportunity to discover a hidden wealth ...

  • Jungle by Pamela Conder

    Nature...So Beautiful

    15 Jun - 1 Aug 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Paintings, watercolours and prints highlighting the wondrous world around us now on show at the Media House Gallery through August. Five award-winning ...

  • Years Before Me

    Years Before Me - Lucinda Barnett

    19 Jun - 26 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Lucinda Barnett is the first artist to exhibit in the annual Mailbox exhibition series POST dedicated to giving recent art graduates solo exhibitions. ...

  • whitewash


    6 Jun - 13 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    'Whitewash' is a short video clip made by artist Tania Ferrier as the final piece in a project examining the history of a building on Rottnest Island, ...

  • Vital Signs

    Vital Signs – Interpreting the Archives

    9 - 26 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    An exhibition interpreting the collection of the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives (ALGA), featuring works by Marcus Bunyan, Penny Byrne, Ray Cook, ...

  • This won't hurt a bit

    This Won’t Hurt a Bit

    20 Jul 2014

    Event - East Melbourne, Melbourne

    Speaking at Old Treasury Building, author Robyn Annear, presents This Won't Hurt a Bit, a queasy course through the rich history of quackery and questionable ...

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    Sailing into Melbourne

    2 Jun 2014 - 15 Feb 2015

    Event - East Melbourne, Melbourne

    This winter, the Old Treasury Building will feature an impressive display of nautical history highlighting the extraordinary past of Melbourne's famous ...

  • Craft Cubed 2014

    1 - 31 Aug 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    This August Craft Cubed returns, this time with a major focus at Federation Square as well as venues big and small across Melbourne & regional Victoria. ...

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    Douglas Gordon – The Only Way Out is the Only Way In

    31 May - 3 Aug 2014

    Event - Southbank, Melbourne

    ACCA presents the first major Australian survey of Turner Prize-winning Scottish artist Douglas Gordon. Douglas Gordon appropriates images from popular ...

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    Forgotten Chinese ANZACs Remembered

    14 Jul - 19 Dec 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    From $6 - $20

    When World War One was declared in 1914, Australia rallied behind the Allied efforts. More than 330,000 mobilised personnel were called to action, of ...

  • Jack Rowland, Remains (detail), 2014, oil on linen, 170 x 70cm

    Jack Rowland - Illusive Reality

    1 - 26 Jul 2014

    Event - Prahran, Melbourne

    At Anna Pappas Gallery; through his hyper real and high key chromatic oil paintings, Jack Rowland aims to alter our perception of the natural world and ...

  • Justin Williams, Dancing Monk, 2014, oil and pigment on canvas, 122 x 81cm

    Justin Williams - Viridian

    1 - 26 Jul 2014

    Event - Prahran, Melbourne

    Although Justin Williams' works may appear to be a product of an active imagination, in recent years Williams has been living and working in Victoria's ...

  • Love is

    Love is...

    28 Jun - 19 Jul 2014

    Event - Docklands, Melbourne

    Love is. . . is an installation that continues South Australian artist Sonia Donnellan's interest in the way emotion impacts on the process of art-making. ...

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    Love, Desire and Riches: The Fashion of Weddings - Rippon Lea Estate

    1 Jul - 30 Sep 2014

    Event - Elsternwick, Melbourne

    "An exhibition that examines the intersection between film, historic fashion and the social narratives of weddingsLove, Desire and Riches will help you ...

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    Maxims of Behaviour

    1 Jun - 31 Aug 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Maxims of Behaviour, by artist Alexander Knox, is a seasonal artwork for Melbourne, illuminating the cityscape, from dusk until late, during the winter ...

  • Melbourne International Design Week

    31 Mar - 3 Apr 2015 (dates to be confirmed)

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    A festival of curated events devised to inspire, educate and innovate, showcasing the best of design Excellence, here and overseas. Held in partnership ...

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    Melbourne Rare Book Fair 2014

    25 - 27 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    This is Australia's major annual event for rare books, maps, prints and ephemera. Book lovers can browse, examine and buy rare, interesting and unusual ...

  • Mark Dober artwork

    Moments of Seeing

    25 Jun - 12 Jul 2014

    Event - Collingwood, Melbourne

    The authenticity of being there. With over 20 years in the art industry, Armstrong, Birmingham and Dober are coming together for this exhibition with ...

  • Paola

    Paola Pivi – You Started It...I Finish It

    28 May - 31 Aug 2014

    Event - Southbank, Melbourne

    You Started It. . . I Finish It is an installation designed for Federation Court encompassing eight life-size sculptures of bears adorned with neon-coloured ...

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    18 Jun - 6 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Sink is a new body of work by Melbourne-based artist The Seven Seas. This series of work explores the themes of positive and negative forces and crossing ...

  • Melbourne Art Fair

    13 - 17 Aug 2014

    Event - Fitzroy, Melbourne

    Australasia's leading contemporary art Fair returns in 2014 showcasing outstanding work from the regions best galleries. This year more than 70 leading ...

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    Magical Photo Exhibition

    30 Jun - 12 Jul 2014

    Event - Northcote, Melbourne

    Come visit the Magical Photography Exhibition presented by JB Event Photographer, these school holidays in the West Wing of Northcote Town Hall. Enjoy ...

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    Cultural Treasures Festival 2014

    26 - 27 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    The biennial University of Melbourne Cultural Treasures Festival is a free program of exhibitions, walks, talks, seminars, demonstrations, displays and ...

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    ENUF Voices

    19 - 24 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    An exhibition providing a fresh perspective in challenging negative community attitudes that can stigmatise and discriminate against people living with ...

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    Out of the Closets, Into the Streets

    22 - 26 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Through the work of Philip Potter, John Storey, John Englart, Barbara Creed, Ponch Hawkes and Rennie Ellis, this exhibition is the first to examine images ...

  • Take Two

    Take Two

    9 - 19 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Madison Kelly's solo exhibition, take two, draws together various studies of the intersections of presence and absence. Cast from the bodies of two ex-lovers ...

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    Robert Jacks: Order & Variation

    3 Oct 2014 - 15 Feb 2015

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    This exhibition will represent the first large-scale retrospective of Robert Jacks who is one of Australia's most significant and accomplished abstract ...

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    In Season - Open Day

    3 Jul 2014

    Event - St Kilda, Melbourne

    Come along to the Jewish Museum of Australia's free pen day to mark the end of their In Season exhibition. A fun and educational school holiday activity, ...

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    Australia Will Be There

    5 Aug - 12 Oct 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Through historical photographs and personal stories, this exhibition presents the chronology of the First World War (1914-19) with particular reference ...

  • Anzacs

    Chinese Anzacs Exhibition Tour

    10 Sep 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    In the lead-up to the centenary of the First World War, Melbourne’s Chinese Museum is staging the exhibition Chinese Anzacs: Chinese-Australians and World ...

  • FLG

    Exploration 14 – An Annual Emerging Artist Exhibition

    24 Jun - 12 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Flinders Lane Gallery presents its highly anticipated and very popular annual showcase of emerging and unsigned artists. Exploration was created to provide ...

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    19 Jun - 25 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Kakiemon porcelain has been made in Japan since the mid-17th century and was one of the main oriental porcelains imported into Europe before the development ...

  • Other Realitis

    Other Realities

    15 Jul - 2 Aug 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    This exhibition of recent sculptural work by Jon Eiseman and related photographic collaborations with Anne Conron, frequently employs the image of a solitary ...

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    Suburban Geometric by Dianna Wells

    3 Jun - 27 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Suburban Geometric is a series of large photographic images by Melbourne-based photographer Dianna Wells, in which she reflects on our relationship with ...

  • John Borrack

    Reflections: Australian landscape and still life

    18 Jul - 28 Sep 2014

    Event - Bundoora, Melbourne

    Bundoora Homestead Art Centre is delighted to present Reflections: Australian Landscape & Still Life curated from the Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical ...

  • RMIT Lightscape Projects at Melbourne Central

    RMIT Lightscape Projects at Melbourne Central

    17 Jun - 31 Aug 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Working with RMIT's School of Art, Melbourne Central is transforming its well-known Knox Lane into an outdoor urban art gallery showcasing five lightbox ...


    Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival

    16 - 22 Mar 2015 (dates to be confirmed)

    Event - Docklands, Melbourne

    Step out with the seriously stylish at Australia's biggest fashion event featuring fabulous entertainment, runway shows and workshops.

  • Pottery Expo @ Warrandyte

    Pottery Expo - Warrandyte

    21 - 22 Feb 2015

    Event - Warrandyte, Melbourne

    Pottery Expo in Warrandyte is an annual event held in the last weekend of February on the banks of the beautiful Yarra River in the heart of Warrandyte ...

  • Emily Floyd, Far Rainbow (2013), pigment print on paper, 35 x 36 cm

    Emily Floyd: Far Rainbow

    15 Mar - 13 Jul 2014

    Event - Bulleen, Melbourne

    From $12 - $16

    Taking its title from a Soviet science-fiction story set on the imaginary planet Rainbow, this exhibition is drawn from the past ten years of Emily Floyd's ...

  • The World is Not a Foreign Land

    The World is Not a Foreign Land

    6 Mar - 6 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    The world is not a foreign land brings together work by Timothy Cook, Djambawa Marawili, Ngarra, Rusty Peters, Freda Warlapinni and Nyapanyapa Yunupingu. ...

  • Illustration of boy riding gorilla

    Once upon a time: a world of children’s picture book art

    21 Mar - 31 Aug 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Let your imagination run wild in this free exhibition celebrating the world of children's picture book art. See classic characters like Blinky Bill and ...

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    Poetry at Fed Square

    19 Apr 2014, 17 May 2014, 21 Jun 2014, 19 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    Each month different poets present their new works in a public setting to an ever-changing audience. It is an opportunity to hear new words and voices. ...

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    Top Designs

    22 Mar - 13 Jul 2014

    Event - Carlton, Melbourne

    Top Designs is an annual exhibition at the Melbourne Museum presenting work created by high achieving VCE students of Design and Technologies. Exhibits ...

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    23 May - 12 Jul 2014

    Event - Melbourne, Melbourne

    For the first time, a selection of key sculptural works from the RMIT University Art Collection will be displayed at RMIT Gallery in an exhibition that ...