Wreck Yo'Self

Words -  Tim Dolan Photos -  J Forsyth and courtesy of the galleries

Wreck Yo'Self is Melbourne Arts Club's weekly arty newsletter listing arts and culture around Melbourne over the weekend. Wreck Yo'Self, we dare you!


Proposals (indecent and otherwise)

Exhibit in 2016 with Melbourne Arts Club, proposal call-out now open! We welcome solo or group exhibitions, workshops, launches, arty parties, classes, readings, one night only events and so on... GET ON BOARD!

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Melbourne Arts Club Studio desks from $50 and 50% off all gallery bookings until 1 March, 2016. See our website for conditions and such things. Get your proposals in or come by and check out the studio desks.

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Thursday 28 January

BLINDSIDE is presenting | 2.0 | Caitlin Patane | & | THINGS | Matthew Harris | 6pm-8pm, CBD

Seventh Gallery's multi-room will feature Basil Papoutsidis, Lauren McCartney, Shelley Jardine, Youjia Lu. Fitzroy


Friday 29 January

Elastic Field is a group exhibition Curated by the talented Laura Skrelj: After her great show at Fort Delta, this is definitely worth a look. At Strange Neighbour, 6pm-9pm, Fitzroy.

elastic field

Gabriel Curtin, 'Elastic Boundaries' 2015, acrylic on canvas, 71 x 96cm

Deep Space is a solo exhibition by Nicholas, hosted by House of Bricks. 6pm-9pm, Collingwood

6 and 6 Kristian Brennan and Paul Armour. 6 paintings and 6 photos over the last 2 years. At The Snug, 6pm-9pm, Northcote

Saturday 30 January

Miss Gay and Miss Transsexual Australia Beauty Pageant is back at the iconic Substation as part of Midsumma Festival. Tix $30, 6pm, Newport.

It's only castles burning will keep the South-Siders cultured. 4pm-6pm at Station, South Yarra.

it's only castles burning

Image: Hany Armanious 'Sneeze Paintings (I, II, III, IV)’ 2010

Vivid Life, new works by Paloma White. Steps Gallery, Carlton.

Sunday 31 January

Daydreams is hosting another Sunday Dance Sesh. Head for a boogie stay for the people watching. At the Gasometer, 4pm, Fitzroy.

MPavilion hosts 'Play Meet': an afternoon of design experimentation and improvisation lead by experimental design practice U-P. Book your free spot before it's too late! 2pm, CBD.


Image: courtesy of MPavilion

Tuesday 1 February

World News Records begin their residency at the Evelyn. Joined by Lalic, Gregor, Pikelet and Avoid. 8pm, Fitzroy.

Wednesday 2 February

Chinaware by Dutch jeweller Peter Hoogeboom will open at Gallery Funaki. CBDchinaware

Image: Peter Hoogeboom, Finger Coat Hulu, 2014, Taiwanese porcelain, silver

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