Photos - Courtesy of the gallery &  J Forsyth

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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


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.



All weekend

Seventh Gallery Christmas Market: Our lovely Lauren Guymer is selling her goods at this DO-NOT-MISS market. We all know you forgot Christmas is around the corner. So go get presents!

Trocadero Art Space: Lottery Auction happening now! Hurry and bid! Closes Saturday.

Thursday 10 December

Montsalvat: Puesta Del Sol! Food, drinks & music....POOLSIDE! Plus a chance to see Re/Collecteda group exhibition. From 5pm. [Eltham]

Waterfront Gallery ARI: Ben Howe opens Monochromatic Anomalies from 6pm. [Docklands]

Ben Howe

Nicholson Building Shop and Say Hello! - Open Studio: walk around this historical building and check out all of the wondrous bits and bobs are to be found by local designers. From 5pm. [CBD]

Photography Studies College opens its doors for their biggest exhibition of the year. From 6pm. [Southbank]

Friday 11 December

Off the Kerb: Christmas Group show! Last show of the year. Don't miss out!! From 6pm. [Collingwood]

Anna Pappas Gallery: celebrating their last opening of the year with a group show, from 6pm. [Prahran]

Anna Pappas

CAVES Gallery: a group exhibition featuring Olga Bennett, Jamie Charleston, Megan Cousins & more! From 6pm. [CBD]

Saturday 12 December

Centre for Contemporary Photography Salon Public Programs: This week they're posing the question, "In the age of the solo photographer, what are the benefits of being part of a collective or starting a new one?" Only gold coin donation! Starts at 3pm. [Fitzroy]

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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.