Wreck Yo'Self #153

Melbourne Arts Club presents Wreck Yo’Self #153, 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.

Wreck Yo’Self… We dare you!


Thursday 11 May

The Butterfly Club: Jon Bennett opens his award-winning show Fire in the Methlab from 11-14 May. Get tickets here.

Blindside: No Woman is an Island, an ambitious group exhibition of thirteen Australian artists that focuses on female experience and perspectives through the conceptual framework of the ‘female gaze’. Opening from 6-8pm. [CBD]


Friday 12 May

The Substation: Phuong Ngo opens Conflicted: Works from the Vietnam Archive Project from 6:30pm. [Newport]

CAVES: Brodie Ellis opens The Crystal World from 6-8pm. [CBD]

Brunswick St Gallery: SmallWorks 2017 Annual Open Call Prize Show, opening from 6-9pm. [Fitzroy]

Victoria Artists Society: Shot in the Heart of Melbourne, a photographic group show featuring some of the top street photographers around! Opening from 7-9pm. [East Melbourne] Check out our interview with exhibiting artist Mike Reed.


Saturday 13 May

Town Hall Gallery: process by Tina Douglas opens from 2-4pm. [Hawthorn]

Melbourne Comedy’s Rising Stars: in case you missed the Comedy Festival this year or just simply need another fix, Rising Star is a collaboration of some of the top Melbourne Comedians. Get tickets here.

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