Wreck Yo'Self #147

Melbourne Arts Club presents Wreck Yo’Self #147, your weekly guide to opening nights, events, markets, performances and more. For more info on arts events in Melbourne sign up to our newsletter, or follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

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Wednesday 29 March:

Melbourne International Comedy Festival begins! Here are a couple goodies to check out this week/weekend: Cam Venn - Balls DeepErin Hutchinson - Please Come Closer (Don't Touch Me)Michael Shafar - Jewish-ish, and The Desperettes - A Guide to Being a Wingman.

Thursday 30 March:

BSide Gallery: Lousy Show, presented by Ruskidd and Mike Eleven, is a group show with over 40 artists who have used Lousy Ink, a 100% recycled material made from old inkjet printer ink.  Opening from 6-10pm. [Fitzroy]

BLINDSIDE: for its thirteenth year in a row, DEBUT XIII, brings together some of the best fine art graduates around. Open from 6-8pm. [CBD]

The Goodness BureauOpening night for Everything Is Not Ok But I Hope You Will Be by Gemma Flack. Open from 7-10pm [Thornbury]

Friday 31 March:

Backwoods Gallery: Stroke by Jun Inoue and Shun Kawakami opens from 6pm. [Collingwood]

CAVES: Ewoud Van Rijn opens his solo exhibition from 6pm. [CBD]

Alternating Current Art Space: a group show featuring Janice Gobey, Zamara Lea Robison, Deana Mosca, Michele Donegan and (as a collective) Maddison Anderson, Giulia Disipio, and Jacqueline Rossetti. Opening from 6pm. [Windsor]

No Vacancy Gallery: Pretty Ugly Butterfly is David Porteus' third solo exhibition. Opens from 6-9pm. [CBD]

Lulu Café & Gallery: Presents ShitGardens II, an exhibition featuring curated and submitted images with a kitsch themed pop-up bar. From 6pm [Nth Melbourne)

Saturday 1 April:

Boom Gallery: a series of fortunate exhibitions opening from 2-4pm. [Newton]

Nicholas Thompson Gallery: Karla Marchesi opens After Nature, from 6pm. [Collingwood]


Words: Julia Howland Images: Courtesy of the artist/gallery. All rights reserved