Photos – Courtesy of the gallery &  J Forsyth

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


All Weekend

Melbourne Arts Club Gallery & Studio: XMAS EXTRAVAGANZA! Market, exhibition, block party, dranks, FUN! Opening Friday night we are saying SEE YA to 2015 and hanging out with all the babes that have made this year possible. Come buy Christmas presents, look at art, eat sweet treats and drink some cold brews on Friday night @ 6pm. But don't worry, the market runs through Sunday. [Preston]

Thursday 17 December

OK LA Gallery: PSC Grad Show, Thirty One, from 6pm. [Collingwood]

CUNTALOPE Zine Launch at Meyers Place Bar. This exciting little zine is launching its first issue! Cheap booze and cheap thrills! Starts at 6pm. [CBD]


Friday 18 December

Brunswick St Gallery: 40x40 Art Prize & Exhibition, from 6pm. These legends hold 40x40 every year to support Melbourne's ever-growing and incredible art scene. It's one of our favourite shows of the year and surely not to be missed! [Fitzroy]

Polyester & BEDROOM SUCK are celebrating Australian music at the Tote. JUST GO ALREADY! It starts at 6pm and will probably go for a couple of days. [Collingwood]

Saturday 19 December

Rubicon ARI: THE MAD MINUTE Exhibition. Buy a ticket - Pick some art. BOOM! Christmas. Starts at 6pm. [CBD]

The Good Copy: It's a SMITHMAS Miracle Market. Add this baby to your market trail this weekend. From 10am - 10pm. [Collingwood]

Ink & Spindle: Xmas Open Studio, final one for the year! Cake, fabrics & homewares! From 1-4pm. [Kensington]

Nicholas Thompson Gallery: SUMMER EXHIBITION. Celebrating their first year! From 4-6pm. [Collingwood]

ARTS HOLE are having a Christmas sale/bbq. We love these guys. You will too. Starts at 1pm. [Caulfield]


Sunday 20 December

Grub St Bookstore celebrates their FIRST ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY! Books + Babes + Beers = :) Starts at 5pm. [Fitzroy]

Little Sparrow Market at Federation Square. Designers, makers and artists. Don't miss out on some sweet deals. 10am-5pm. [CBD]

Little Sparrow Market

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.