Wreck Yo'Self #124

Images: Courtesy of the gallery/artist.

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2'Parallel Universe' by Lauren Guymer opens at Off The Kerb Gallery on Friday September 30, 6-9pm. Image courtesy of artist.


Melbourne Fringe Festival 2016: There are so many things to see, we’ve created a guide of freebies to check out. Get out there! Festival continues to 2 October 2016.

RVCA Corner Gallery: Spring-Time, an all women's group show curated by RVCA Women's special edition artist Melissa Grisancich. Exhibition continues to October 16 2016. [Collingwood]

Junior Space: Sleeping Districts by Peter Tarasiuk continues to 4 October 2016. For more information visit Juniorspace.com.au or Facebook. [Fitzroy]

Tinning Street: I Guess I Just Wasn't Made For These Times by The Seven Seas is on exhibition until 3 October 2016.  [Brunswick]

Wednesday 28 September:

Lamington DriveOpening night for Calamine by Lauren Bamford and Stephanie Stamatis, 6-9pm. [Collingwood]

Melbourne Fringe: Presents ApocOlympics, an incredible and ridiculous sketch comedy. 28 September - 2nd of October, 8pm. For more info and to purchase tickets go to www.melbournefringe.com.au

RMIT Gallery: Presents Bijoy Jain Studio Mumbai: Making MPavilion 2016. An insight into the practice of celebrated Indian architect Bijoy Jain of Studio Mumbai, the architect of the 2016 MPavilion, 6-8pm. [CBD]

Rubicon ARI: Launch night for new exhibitions, including Window Shopping group show with Tegan Iversen, Emma Collard, Rebecca Jane Marshall, and Preyada Apiwattanatam, 6-9pm. [North Melbourne]

unnamed'Outliers' by John Umina opens at The Fox Darkroom and Gallery this Thursday. Image courtesy of artist.

Thursday 29 September:

The Fox Darkroom and Gallery: Opening night for Outliers by John Umina, 6-9pm. [Kensington]

Tolarno Galleries: Opening night for In Between Days by Andrew Browne, 6-8pm. [CBD]

Seventh Gallery: New exhibitions by Max Lawrence White, Nick Kleindienst, Maddy Anderson, Matthew Usinowicz, and Alex DeGaris, opening 6-8pm. [Fitzroy]

Kings ARI: Presents The Obverse artist walk, and Bordering a performance lecture, by Nathan Gray. For more information and times, visit the program at Kings ARI. [CBD]

Melbourne Fringe: Presents Stupid and Contagious, A Kurt Cobain Karaoke Cabaret performed by Ryan Good, 10:30pm. To purchase tickets and for more session times visit www.melbournefringe.com.au. [North Melbourne]


'Leviathan' by Brian Cheung whose solo exhibition 'Flakkari' opens at Off The Kerb Gallery on Friday. Image courtesy of artist [x].

Friday 30 September:

Off The Kerb Gallery: Opening night for new solo exhibitions by Brian Cheung, Tayla Broekman, Lauren Guymer, and Sian Song, 6-9pm. [Collingwood]

Brunswick Street Gallery: Opening night for new exhibitions, including Open Mind an exhibition that will showcase artworks relating to Mental Health Awareness, 6-9pm. [Fitzroy]

Kings ARI: Presents BOOB – Bias Objects Objective Bodies, an exhibition of sculpture by three emerging artists; Karryn Argus, Stephanie Leigh and Caroline Phillips, 6-8pm. [CBD]

Melbourne Fringe: Presents On The Mark, Comedians Geraldine Hickey and Laura Dunemann provide alternative commentary for the Grand Final as it is screened live in the Festival Club, free event. [North Melbourne]

Saturday 1 October:

MUMA: Presents Life Inside an Image, group exhibition featuring Matthew Buckingham, Gerard Byrne, Melvin Moti, Fiona Pardington, Elizabeth Price, Amie Siegel, and Judy Watson. [Caulfield East]

Melbourne Fringe: Presents Ménage, a performance by Ryan Good. Purchase tickets at www.melbournefringe.com.au. [North Melbourne]

Sunday 2 October:

Melbourne Fringe: Presents A Painting to the Sounds of Death, an audio/visual collaboration between death metal vocalist Ben James and visual artist Wendy Busch. [Brunswick]

Melbourne Fringe: Corps In Situ in Footscray, a temporary pasteup project, made of life-size images of local residents in boxes, seemingly slid into the walls of Footscray, free event. [Footscray]

Monday 3 October:

No Vacancy Gallery x Just Another Agency: Presents Outside The Box, an exhibition featuring 100 Australian based artists. Each creative will have exactly 8 hours to create their work within the confinements of the gallery, with only the materials provided to them. Four artists will be creating in the space per day. Exhibition runs 3-28th October, Opening night 28th October 6-9pm. [CBD]

Tuesday 4 October:

Junior Space: Spring Life Drawing class, 6.30 - 8.15pm, $15 including materials. For all session dates, info, and to purchase a ticket visit www.juniorspace.com.au/shop/product/life-drawing-ticket/. [Fitzroy]

img_8241Drawing by Ajay Jennings, from Junior Space's Life Drawing class. Image courtesy of artist.


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