Wreck Yo'Self #121

Words: @lauren_guymer

7 - 14 September 2016.

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unnamedHonest by Amy Woodward, On exhibition at Tinning Street. Image courtesy of artist and gallery.


Kings ARI: Current exhibition Liberte by Paul Handley continues until 24 September 2016.

Art Gallery of Ballarat: Rick Amor Drawing prize 2016, on exhibition until 2 October 2016. [Ballarat]

Wednesday 7 September:

Seventh Gallery: Opening night for new exhibitions, featuring Erik Bünger, Sophie Neate, Michelle Eskola, Grace Anderson, Aaron Hoffman, Lou Hubbard, Clare Rae, and Ece Yavuz, 6-8pm. [Fitzroy]

Mailbox Art Space: New exhibition HYSTERICAL opens as part of Melbourne Fringe Festival. Official opening performance on Thursday 15 Sept, 6-8pm. [CBD]

Lauren Guymer_Emerging art australia sept exhibitSecret Place [Detail] by Lauren Guymer, on exhibition in Emerging Art Australia's September group show. Image courtesy of artist.

Thursday 8 September:

The Substation Contemporary Art Prize: Exhibition opening night, 6:30pm, [Newport]

Tinning Street: Honest by Amy Woodward, exhibition opening and photo book launch, 6pm. [Brunswick]

No Vacancy Gallery: The Next Level book launch and group exhibition, 6-9pm. [Fed Square]

Emerging Art Australia: Opening night for September 2016 Group show, 6.30 - 8.30pm. [Prahran]

The Good Copy: Book launch night for Copywrong to copywriter by Tait Ischia, 6-8pm. [Collingwood]

RMIT Gallery: Opening night for exhibitions Radical Actions and ELISION: 30 years, 6-8pm. [CBD]

IMG_7092Work in progress by Chanelle Nillson, for 'Rave in Paradise' opening at Off The Kerb Gallery on September 9 2016. Image courtesy of artist.

Friday 9 September:

Off The Kerb Gallery: Opening night for solo exhibitions by HA HA, Caitlin Rigby, Alexia Brehas + Chanelle Nillson, and Liam Snootle, 6-9pm. Exhibition continues to 22 September 2016. [Collingwood]

Outré Gallery: Opening night for From Dust by Maddy Young, as part of the Small Walls Project, from 6pm. [CBD]

Alternating Current Artspace: Opening night for solo shows by Jessica Ledwich, Naomi Nicholls, Kate Wallace, and Melanie Caple, 6-8pm. [Windsor]

Gertrude Contemporary: Opening night for YOU!  by Ronnie van Hout, 6-8pm. [Fitzroy]

Boom Gallery: New exhibitions by Greenhaus Projects x The Geelong Botanical Gardens, Liam Snootle, and Tiel Seivl-Keevers, from 5.30pm. [Newton]

Saturday 10 September:

Arts Project Australia: Opening for Rhythms of the Handmade by Terry Williams, 3-5pm. [Northcote]

Neospace: Opening for Transl8it by Nada Poljski, 2-4pm. [Collingwood]

Deborah-Kelly-Lying-Women-video-still-2016-animated-collage-with-original-score-1000x565Deborah Kelly, LYING WOMEN (video still), 2016, animated collage with original score, showing at the Substation Contemporary Art Prize. Image courtesy of artist and gallery.

Sunday 11 September:

Blackartsprojects: Presents Between Two Homes, featuring Phillip Adams, Peter Bennetts, Matthew Bird, James Carey, Ash Keating, Edition Office, Robbie Rowlands, and Lilian Steiner, 1-6pm. [Spotswood]

Rose St. Artist's Market: Each Saturday and Sunday, with a huge line-up of creative types, 11-5pm. [Fitzroy]

Tuesday 13 September:

Ten Cubed: Celebratory drinks with artist Alasdair McLuckie in conjunction with his new exhibition, 6-8pm. [Malvern]

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