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Melbourne Arts Club’s weekly newsletter, about art stuff. Wreck Yo'Self … We dare you!


Shop for Christmas

Melbourne Arts Club Gallery and Studio now has a SHOP! Looking for the perfect gift for that special someone? Or need something to fill that gap on your wall? Check out our shop catalogue

6YL Tote bag

Submissions open!

Apply to be part of the Melbourne Arts Club Christmas Exhibition and Market, entries close 14 December, more info HERE! Join us on 18 December to PARTY! Meat Raffle and photos with Santa to raise money for charity, RSVP on Facebook.


The Big Design Market: This wondrous yearly market, showcasing the best that Melbourne has. Christmas is around the corner! Dec 4-6 at the Royal Exhibition Building. [Carlton Gardens]

Thursday 3 December

Roll Over Beethoven: Seth Searle & Lucy Roleff open Safe Space, from 6pm. [Collingwood]


Friday 4 December

House of Bricks: PLAYNE by Annabelle Aronica & Lish Barraud, from 5pm. [Collingwood]

Enough Space: GRAND OPENING, Hi. We're New Here. Ummmm rad chicks doing rad things? YES PLEASE! Join the party from 6pm. [Prahran]

Backwoods Gallery: WATER WORLD by FINTAN MAGEE 6pm [Collingwood]

Blender Lane Christmas Exhibition 6pm - late [CBD]

Grey Gardens Projects: Re-Issue Collection 2 from 5pm [Fitzroy]

ACCA: The Biography of Things 6.30pm [Southbank]


Enough Space Opening

Saturday 5 December

Tinning St: Little Brunswick by Shaun Tan, from 6pm. [Brunswick]

Koorie Art Show 2015 launch 2pm at Koorie Heritage Trust [CBD]

Black Lake Open Studio from 2pm [Collingwood] Stalls / Prints / Merch / Courtyard BBQ / Drinks / and an exhibition of work by our current artists in residences.

Sunday 6 December

Triple R BBQ Day 2015!!!!!!! At Ceres Environment Park. Beers, vegetarian stuff, non-vegetarian stuff, non beer stuff and more! Hooray! [Brunswick]

You're Lookin' At Country #4 w/ Laura Imbruglia, Ben Salter & Broads 5pm at the Tote [Collingwood]


Tuesday 8 December

VCA School of Art 2015 Masters Exhibition 4pm [Southbank]

ARCHER MAGAZINE #5 launch 7.30pm at Hares Hyenas [Fitzroy] If there was ever something to leave the house for on a Tuesday!

Speakeasy Cinema and Grey Gardens Projects presents 'She's Beautiful When She's Angry' film screening. 6.30 pm Tix here! 


Looking for some daytime art love? Check out our events Calendar for your day to day art needs!

Summer Specials

Studio  Join us in December, January and February and complete that project you’ve been meaning to get to all year. Write that novel, start that business before someone else does, finish that painting project or take up that messy hobby!

-Single desks – $50 per week (paid monthly, in advance), down from $65 -Double desks – $95 per week (paid monthly, in advance), down from $130 -Workshop spaces – $40 per week (paid monthly, in advance), down from $50

For more details click here!


Been working on an exhibition but haven't had the time to get a proposal in? Got a bunch of artist mates who need a project over summer so they don't die from alcohol poisoning? Have an exhibition with us! We love art so much we are staying open in January and February and want to host your exhibition, launch, workshop or arty party. - 50% off weekly and one night gallery hire.

For more details click here!  M.A.C Gallery will be closed 24 Dec 2015 - 5 Jan, 2016.