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From the art-lined laneways and renowned city galleries to the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) and the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), Melbourne is a veritable mecca for art-lovers. With exhibitions, openings and festivals taking place every week, check the local papers and websites for details on what's coming up. See the latest works by local artists in independent galleries, catch revolving exhibitions showcasing video, multimedia and animated works, and pick up collectable artworks at Indigenous galleries around the city.
Take the journey from sketch to screen and see rarely seen drawings, models, original artworks and more from DreamWorks' much-loved animated classics.
Have an art attack – new theatre, comedy, dance, circus, music and cabaret, visual art, live art, digital and video art – at the fringe festival.
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.
Stroll down Gertrude Street as it transforms into an outdoor gallery with the buildings, roads and landmarks coming alive with colour and movement.
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21 - 23 Nov 2014
Now more than ever, climate change is one of the most pressing issues facing our planet. It is easy to feel overwhelmed by the sheer magnitude and...
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1 - 25 Dec 2014
Merriment, music, films, video games, family portraits and secret picnic places – Fed Square does Christmas a little bit differently! With its array...
5 - 7 Dec 2014
The Australian Dancing Society invites you to join us for the 68th Australian DanceSport Championship. A celebration of Australian and International...
7 Dec 2014
The Pottery Expo project was created in 2001 by Jane Annois, an internationally exhibited Australian ceramic artist and teacher. The project aims to...
20 Sep 2014, 18 Oct 2014, 15 Nov 2014, 20 Dec 2014
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...
17 Jan - 6 Apr 2015 (dates to be confirmed)
Herring Island Summer Arts Festival began in 2006 as a collaboration between the exhibiting arts groups, Parks Victoria and the Friends of Herring...
13 - 15 Feb 2015
Supergraph is Australia's Contemporary Graphic Art Fair that celebrates design, print and illustration. More than just an art fair Supergraph is a...
21 - 22 Feb 2015
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...
16 - 22 Mar 2015 (dates to be confirmed)
Step out with the seriously stylish at Australia's biggest fashion event featuring fabulous entertainment, runway shows and workshops.
31 Mar - 3 Apr 2015 (dates to be confirmed)
A festival of curated events devised to inspire, educate and innovate, showcasing the best of design Excellence, here and overseas. Held in...
Make it a habit to pop into Melbourne's stunning and diverse public art galleries and become acquainted with some of Australia's finest collections.
Discover the talents of young upstarts and see originals by famous artists in Melbourne's thriving commercial galleries and artist-run initiatives.
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