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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.
Celebrate the unconventional and irreverent designs of the groundbreaking French couturier, Jean Paul Gaultier at an exclusive Australian exhibition.
See outdoor music, dance, circus and theatre performances turn the Melbourne Arts Precinct on its head over five fabulous weekends this summer.
Dusk til dawn, enjoy over 80 free events celebrating music, food, film, art and light. Discover an all-night wonderland for everyone to explore.
Gain valuable insights into 'The Great War' with over 350 of the most significant historical artifacts from the Imperial War Museums in London.
Stroll down Gertrude Street as it transforms into an outdoor gallery with the buildings, roads and landmarks coming alive with colour and movement.
Be treated to inside views of Melbourne's most significant buildings for just one weekend and discover secret rooftop gardens and sustainable design.
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2 Mar - 12 Jul 2015
Exquisite Threads displays nearly 60 works through the themes of education, fashion and the home, each representing important aspects of embroidery's...
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11 - 28 Mar 2015
Artist Kirsty Lillico’s work explores Modernism’s promise to transform everyday life through order and reason. In ‘This Used to be the Future’, a...
Artist Anastasia Booth playfully interrogates representations of gender and sexuality through specific cultural groups in her exhibition Towards...
14 - 15 Mar 2015
If you love all things cake, do not miss the Melbourne Cake Expo in March 2015. The Cake Expo will showcase a diverse range of cake specialists, from...
14 - 22 Mar 2015
Step out with the seriously stylish at Australia's biggest fashion event featuring fabulous entertainment, runway shows and workshops.
20 Mar - 23 Aug 2015
Continuing the NGV’s representation of current tendencies in contemporary art, The Kaleidoscopic Turn brings together works by artists working with...
21 - 22 Mar 2015
The Clyde Park 2015 Golden Plains Arts Trail is a weekend adventure showcasing the work of artists of the Golden Plains region. Visit usually private...
24 - 25 Mar 2015
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We are delighted to bring you the 15th Anniversary Mineral Sands Conference, which will be hosted on the 24th-25th March 2015 at the Rendezvous Grand...
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...
11 Apr - 16 Aug 2015
Over the past four years John Wolseley has explored the waterways and wetlands of Australia in a major series of new works commissioned by Sir...
17 Apr - 4 Oct 2015
18 Apr 2015
If you are a nurse, currently studying nursing or considering a career in the nursing or health professions, then this expo is for you. The ACN Expo...
24 Apr - 16 Aug 2015
Follow the Flag: Australian Artists at War 1914–45 is the NGV’s contribution to the rich and diverse cultural offerings being presented to the...
6 - 23 May 2015
Three Brisbane emerging artists - Bridie Gillman, Sarah Poulgrain, Kylie Spear - explore ways in which sensory experiences and memories can be...
Artists Chris Bond and Lynette Smith are interested in the gap between how things are and how things seem to be. The gap exists because agency...
11 - 17 May 2015
Melbourne International Design Week is a celebration of design excellence. It has been created to highlight the best of design in the State of...
27 May - 13 Jun 2015
Stand and Deliver is a performative installation by artist Rachael Haynes that incorporates elements of video, painting, and wall drawings within the...
Supreme Red Rods, by artist Fleur Summers, invites the viewer to negotiate the material and sensorial experience of walking amongst and participating...
1 - 30 Jun 2015
See the light and a nightly program of free events, performances and exhibitions at Federation Square, and celebrate the arrival of the winter solstice.
Discover the talents of young upstarts and see originals by famous artists in Melbourne's thriving commercial galleries and artist-run initiatives.
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.
Journey into the world of contemporary sculpture with a stroll through the Werribee Park Sculpture Walk. Featuring an interesting selection of work...
Indulge a passion for the creative elements of Melbourne by taking a tour of the world-class public art that's constantly updating the streetscape.
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