Wreck Yo'Self #126

Melbourne Arts Club presents Wreck Yo’Self #126, your weekly guide to opening nights, events, markets, performances and more. For more info on arts events in Melbourne visit our What’s on calendar or sign up to our newsletter.
Wreck Yo’Self… We dare you!

unnamed-1Artist 'Losop' working at No Vacancy Gallery for 'Outside the Box' presented by Just Another Agency. Exhibition runs until 28 October, photo by @P1xels

Ongoing:

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]

Melbourne Festival continues to 23 October 2016, with a huge line-up of events including Music, Visual Art, Theatre, Dance, and lots more. Head to www.festival.melbourne to see the full line-up.

Q44 Theatre: Presents Pay It Forward, an initiative designed to give back to the community while supporting the work done by beyondblue. Pay It Forward is a program where you are invited to purchase a gift ticket for someone you don’t know, which are allocated to members of blueVoices, beyondblue’s reference group and online community for people who experience depression and anxiety. For more info and to purchase tickets visit q44.

Wednesday 12 October:

Trocadero Art Space: Opening night for The Muck & The Mire by Beau White, a new exhibition of hyperrealist oil paintings, 6-9pm. [Footscray]

23rd Greek Film Festival: Launches today! Festival runs 12-23 October 2016 at Palace Cinema Como and The Astor. For tickets and more info visit www.greekfilmfestival.com.au.

No Vacancy Gallery x Just Another Agency: Presents Outside The Box, an exhibition with four artists working in the space each day. Today's artists include Thirty 60, Astrotwitch, and Fioski. Open daily 10am - 6pm. [CBD]

Thursday 13 October:

LAB-14: Opening for Autumn Moon over Potato Blossom Mountain by The Hotham Street Ladies, 6-8pm. [Carlton]

Monash Caulfield x Melbourne Festival: Presents Under the WireProjections and Sounds, a free public event of moving images and music, curated by James Hewison, Head of Film Programs at ACMI. The program runs over three nights from Thursday 13 to Saturday 15 October. More info & times [Caulfield]

Neospace: Still Rock Bottom by Paul Spencer opens tonight, 6-8pm. [Collingwood]

No Vacancy Gallery x Just Another Agency: Presents Outside The Box, an exhibition with four artists working in the space each day each. Today's artists include Kitt Bennet, Kirpy, Shane Sterry, and Luke Presto. Open daily 10am - 6pm. [CBD]

garden-of-dreams_640px'Garden of Dreams' by Linsey Gosper, as part of her solo exhibition 'Permanence' opening Friday 14 October at Strange Neighbour. Image courtesy of artist.

Friday 14 October:

Strange Neighbour: Opening night for Permanence by Linsey Gosper, a solo exhibition of hand printed silver gelatin photographs, 6-9pm [Fitzroy]

Caves: Presents World Stress Paintings by Olphaert Den Otter, opening from 6pm. [CBD]

Brunswick Street Gallery: Opening night for new exhibitions, 6-9pm. [Fitzroy]

Boom Gallery: Opening night for new solo exhibitions by Seb Brown, Cricket Saleh, and Shelley McKenzie, from 5:30pm. [Geelong]

South Yarra Art House: Opening night for Fempire by Laural Retz, 6-8pm. [South Yarra]

Finders Keepers Market: The massive three day market begins today! Featuring over 250 independent art and design stalls, 6pm-10pm, $2 entry for adults - Kids under 12 free! [Carlton]

Monash Caulfield x Melbourne Festival: Presents Under the WireProjections and Sounds, a free public event of moving images and music, curated by James Hewison, Head of Film Programs at ACMI. The program runs over three nights from Thursday 13 to Saturday 15 October. More info & times. [Caulfield]

Saturday 15 October:

Arts Project Australia: Book launch for A place to call home, by Josef Power and Sue Crawford, 3-4pm. [Northcote]

Sutton Gallery: New exhibition Festooned by Stephen Bush opens today, 4-6pm. [Fitzroy]

Finders Keepers Market: Continues today from 10am-6pm, Featuring over 250 independent art and design stalls, $2 entry for adults - Kids under 12 free! [Carlton]

Monash Caulfield x Melbourne Festival: Presents Under the WireProjections and Sounds, a free public event of moving images and music, curated by James Hewison, Head of Film Programs at ACMI. The program runs over three nights from Thursday 13 to Saturday 15 October. More info & times [Caulfield]

image007Montsalvat Arts Festival is on this Sunday 16 October, 10-4pm. Image courtesy of Montsalvat.

Sunday 16 October:

Montsalvat Arts Festival: Immerse yourself in a day of creative activity with a huge amount of live music, demonstrations, open studios, children's activities, and more! 10am - 4pm, To purchase tickets visit trybooking.com. [Eltham]

Aotearoa Festival: A celebration of New Zealand cultures in Victoria; with live acts, demonstrations, traditional food, story-telling, films, and more! 11am-4pm, Adults $10, Concession & kids free. [CBD]

Finders Keepers Market: The massive three day event concludes today from 10am-5pm, $2 entry for adults - Kids under 12 free! [Carlton]

Monday 17 October:

No Vacancy Gallery x Just Another Agency: Presents Outside The Box, an exhibition with four artists working in the space each day. Today's artists include Cameron Brideoak, Kyoko Imazu, Ill Rubber, Ducky, and Gary Seaman. Open daily 10am - 6pm. [CBD]

Tuesday 18 October:

No Vacancy Gallery x Just Another Agency: Presents Outside The Box, an exhibition like no other!  With four artists working in the space each day each with exactly 8 hours to create their work within the confinements of the gallery, with only the materials provided to them. Today's artists include Dosey, Conrad Bizjak, Heesco, and Houl. Open daily 10am - 6pm.

--- Words: Lauren Guymer Images: Courtesy of the gallery/artist.


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