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MARCH art-penings, ‘appenings, cheese, the biz n the shiz…

mARch  2012 – ART OPENINGS, EXHIBITIONS, LAUNCHES, FREE & CHEAP GIGS, ACCESS TO CHEESE & STUFF TO DO IN MELBum

THUR-29-MAR:

*NowToMe Exhib opener Strange Wolf Basement 71collinsSt (entry via Strachan Laneoff ExhibitionSt) 5pm->  http://thethousands.com.au/melbourne/out/now-to-me-exhibition-opening/

*Mailbox 141 flinders La 6pm-> http://thethousands.com.au/melbourne/out/lizzy-sampson-%e2%80%98innovation-project-face-value%e2%80%99/

??? Carltonreadings Thurs 29 or Fri 30? 8pm? 6:30pm*?hissses?*  http://www.meetbymaps.com/en/events/Melbourne/Blue-Graphic-Novel-Launch-Readings-Carlton/233573706734896 ???

*Fashion Tatts exhibition closing  at Alcaston gallery 11brunswick St 6-8pm rsvp@alcastongallery.com.au

*art at gasometer 484smith st 7pm-> http://www.facebook.com/events/257252441030114/

FRI-30-MAR:

*bentwood exhib in Bendigohttp://www.facebook.com/events/360689387297059/

*OffTheKerb 66b Johnstonst 6-9pm http://www.facebook.com/messages/?action=read&tid=id.268745693203039#!/art.anarchist

??*Blue comic launch @ readings 309 lygon http://www.meetbymaps.com/en/events/Melbourne/Blue-Graphic-Novel-Launch-Readings-Carlton/233573706734896 ??

*Anna Pappas 2-4 carlton st Prahran 6-8pm

*BSG opener 322brunswickst fitz 6-8pm

SAT-31-MAR:

*Collingwood harvest festy HarmsworthPark–rear 229hoddle st c’lingwd 3-7pm http://www.facebook.com/events/187325471369935/

*NiceCat acid opening 208 high st nthcote 6-11pm BYO http://www.facebook.com/events/324716920918491/

*Collingwd gallery 292 smith st 6:30pm->

*Beam Contemporary lvl1,30guildfordLa 3-5pm http://thethousands.com.au/melbourne/out/karla-marchesi-to-have-and-to-hold-exhibition-opening/

*Glamerous Damage opener, NoNo gallery 14 raglan st NthMelb 4-7pm http://thethousands.com.au/melbourne/out/angus-christophersen-glamorous-damage-exhibition-opening/

*SEED Factory closing party 1 parslow st collingwd 9pm-> http://www.facebook.com/events/191430530967512/  *Old Bar art show/gig 6pm-1am $10 http://www.facebook.com/events/367419506626102/

*Old Bar art show/gig 6pm-1am $10 http://www.facebook.com/events/367419506626102/

*ILHAN-IVALE!! tinning st brunswk 4-10pm http://www.facebook.com/events/231883986892973/

*Knight St art space The binge art opener 61 victoria st Footscray  7-9pm http://www.facebook.com/events/307644229300704/#!/events/311246498939431/

MON-2-APR:

*art opening 5/29 tinning st, brnswk 6-9pm http://www.facebook.com/events/333154090066917/

*Kings ARI 1/171king st 6-8pm http://www.facebook.com/events/369233809774554/

*Discobeans gig 238high st nthcote 8ish? -> http://www.facebook.com/#!/events/369759376388973/?notif_t=plan_user_invited

TUE-3-APR:

*45downstairs flinders la. 5:30-7:30??

*New Low gallery opening 746 swanston st 6-8:30pm  http://www.facebook.com/events/117439025046526/

*chapman bailey 350 johnstonst abbotsfd 6-8pm http://www.facebook.com/events/316030168463579/#!/events/252727761487535/255083664585278/?notif_t=plan_mall_activity

*House of bricks 40buddSt 6pm-> http://thethousands.com.au/melbourne/out/i-p-f-2012-jackson-eaton-the-family-unit-opening/

WED-4-APR:

*RMITbowen Stlvl2, blding 2 5-7pm

*edmund pearce 2/37swanston 6-8  http://www.facebook.com/events/316030168463579/

*No Vacancy Fed Sq atrium 6-9pm http://www.facebook.com/events/391526427524952/#!/events/391526427524952/#!/eva.podsiadlowski

*Dear Patti Smith, Lvl 2, PatersonBuilding, 181 Smith St, fitz 6pm-> http://thethousands.com.au/melbourne/out/i-p-f-2012-deadset-opening/

*SUBJECT MATTER ART SPACE opening Lvl1 626 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn 6-8pm www.subjectmatterartspace.com

THUR-5-APR:

*RMIT ProjxSpace 23-27 Cardigan St,Carlton5-7pm

*Glasshouse/Fehily Gallery 3a Glasshouse Rd Collingwd 6-8pm www.fehilycontemporary.com.au

*counihan gallery opening 233 sydney rd 6-8pm

*Upstairs at the Napier 210 napier st, c’lingwd 6pm-> http://www.facebook.com/events/352462581459703/

*nah don’t rooftop artspace lvl7,252swanston st 6-8pm http://www.facebook.com/events/201683953265715/

*Alcaston gallery 11brunswick St 6-8pm

*Monthly Drawing Scrawling nights at Squishface Studio, 309Victoriast,Brunswick. 1st Wednesday of March. Admission is free but we accept gold coin donations, so that we can provide the pens and paper I promised.

TUE-10-APR:

*reformation RMIT 1st site 344swanston 5:30-7:30pm http://www.facebook.com/events/221070364646515/

*User is drunk net art skillshare lvl3, Blding 49 67franklin st 2pm http://www.facebook.com/events/190755004373362/

*Po8 gallery 28 russell place,da shity 6-8pm

*Niagara galleries 245 Punt Rd Richmond6-8pm

WED-11-APR:

*RMIT fancy gallery 344 swanston 6-8pm

THUR-12-APR:

*EVERLEIGH GALLERY Level 1, 150-156 Gertrude St 6-10 http://www.artabase.net/exhibition/3655-introduced-species

FRI-13-APR:

*Library Artspace 100barkley st NthFitz 6-9pm http://www.artabase.net/exhibition/3654-the-last-picture-show

*Radical Xstitch Incinerator gallery 180 holmes rd, moonee ponds 6-8pm http://www.facebook.com/events/287790994622545/

*HobsonsBayArtPrize http://www.facebook.com/events/375686209123069/

SAT-14-APR:

*CatherineAsquith 48oxfordSt 2-4pm http://www.catherineasquithgallery.com

 SUN-15-APR:

 *Razamataz st party – tix cost?  http://www.facebook.com/events/326322377415106/

*Glamerous Damage tea+scones, NoNo gallery 14 raglan st NthMelb 11am-4pm http://thethousands.com.au/melbourne/out/angus-christophersen-glamorous-damage-exhibition-opening/

 WED-18-APR:

*George Paton lvl2, union house 5-7pm http://union.unimelb.edu.au/georgepaton

*Alcaston gallery 11brunswick St 6-8pm

???*NextWave bellowing echos Office 4, 5 Blackwood StMelb 6pm-> http://www.artabase.net/exhibition/3616-bellowing-echoes ???

SAT-21-APR:

*renewables street party – meet EdiGardens Xpm? http://www.facebook.com/#!/events/177734852343505/?notif_t=plan_user_invited

TUE-24-APR:

*flocculate RMIT 1st site 344swanston 5:30-7:30pm http://www.facebook.com/events/326547297389981/

FRI-27-APR:

*Phibs X beastman Backwoods gallery 25easey st collingwd 6-9pm  http://www.facebook.com/events/212025612230554/

SAT-28-APR:

*LizardRizing Irene warehouse 5 pitt st, brnswk 4pm-> http://www.facebook.com/events/287408194659274/

WED-2-MAY:

*George Paton gallery opener lvl2, union house University of melb 5-7pm

*SUBJECT MATTER ART SPACE openin Lvl1 626 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn 6-8pm www.subjectmatterartspace.com

SAT-5-MAY:

*CatherineAsquith 48oxfordSt 2-4pm http://www.catherineasquithgallery.com

TUE-8-MAY:

*This is not a drill RMIT 1st site 344swanston 5:30-7:30pm http://www.facebook.com/events/124684224318240/

WED-16-MAY:

*George Paton lvl2, union house 5-7pm http://union.unimelb.edu.au/georgepaton

THURS-19-APR:

* NEXT WAVE FESTIVAL = http://nextwave.org.au/program/ thurs 19th may – 27th may

TUE-22-MAY:

*RMIT 1st site 344swanston 5:30-7:30pm

Thur-24-may

*A room for ordering memory: Melanie Jayne Taylor counihan 233sydney rd 24may-24june http://www.moreland.vic.gov.au/arts-and-festivals/counihan-gallery/2012-exhibition-program-counihan.html

TUE-29-MAY:

*Niagara 245 Punt RdRichmond6-8pm

TUE-5-JUNE:

*RMIT 1st site 344swanston 5:30-7:30pm

WED-6-JUNE:

*SUBJECT MATTER ART SPACE opening Lvl1 626 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn 6-8pm www.subjectmatterartspace.com

TUE-19-JUNE:

*RMIT 1st site 344swanston 5:30-7:30pm

TUE-3-JULY:

*RMIT 1st site 344swanston 5:30-7:30pm

WED-4-JULY:

*SUBJECT MATTER ART SPACE opening Lvl1 626 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn 6-8pm www.subjectmatterartspace.com

WED-1-AUG:

*SUBJECT MATTER ART SPACE opening Lvl1 626 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn 6-8pm www.subjectmatterartspace.com

SAT-4-AUG:

*Beam Contemporary lvl1,30 guildford La 3-5pm

WED-5-SEPT:

*SUBJECT MATTER ART SPACE opening Lvl1 626 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn 6-8pm www.subjectmatterartspace.com

WED-3-OCT:

*SUBJECT MATTER ART SPACE opening Lvl1 626 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn 6-8pm www.subjectmatterartspace.com

WED-31-OCT:

*SUBJECT MATTER ART SPACE opening Lvl1 626 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn 6-8pm www.subjectmatterartspace.com

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Art openings FebruARTy 2012 [MELB]

FEBRUARY  2012 – ART OPENINGS, EXHIBITIONS, LAUNCHES, FREE & CHEAP GIGS, ACCESS TO CHEESE & STUFF TO DO IN MELBOURNE… (for past events, see below)

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PAST EVENTS IN FEBRUARTY

JULY 2011: calendar 0′(f)Art openers, launches, gigs, free/cheap stuff on & access to cheese in Melbourne

TUE-12-JULY:

♥        BUS opener Basement-Donkey Wheel House 673 Bourke St 6-8pm

        45downstairs 45 Flinders Lane 6-8pm

♥        FoodNotBombs cnr Brnswk&Gertrude 7:30-8:30pm

♥        Noise gig – MakeItUp club-bar open 8:30-11pm $5/10 

♥        Soiree at Revolt Artspace 12elizabeth st kensgtn  5:30-7:30pm

        Launch of A Break in the Chain: The Early Kosminskys. Launched by Michael Williams, Head of Programming at The Wheeler Centre you are encouraged to RSVP by Friday 8 July to Belle Place at belle@affirmpress.com.au  http://spunc.com.au/home/events/event/launch-of-a-break-in-the-chain-the-early-kosminskys/

WED-13-JULY: 

♥         “G’day. Aust’s 1st celeb TVchef *Peter Russell Clarke exhibs his paintings at Cyclone Gallery in Sth Melb called Come And See It!Opens Wed13July 6pm!* The chef/artist/cartoonist rose to TV fame in the 80s with his signature catch-phrase *”Where’s the Cheese*?” % of proceeds go to Gordoncare charity for children&families in need” http://thethousands.com.au/melbourne/this-just-in/

THUR-14-JULY:

♥         ‘36views of latte’ opener NoVacancy fedSq atrium 6-9pm  

♥         “A GROUP OF 8″ Polish Art Foundation Exhib Fo Guang Yuan Art Gallery 141 Queen St 6:30pm->

♥         Scott Livesey Galleries, 909a High Street, Armadale 6-8pm http://www.scottliveseygalleries.com/ExhibitionList.aspx 

THUR-14-JULY:

♥         BLOKK opener NoVacancy 34janeBell Lane 6-9pm

♥         MASONIK live at Propaganda Window 110franklinSt 6-9pm 

♥         DarkHorseExperiment (AKA michael koro is dead) opener 110 Franklin St 6-9pm www.darkhorseexperiment.com

♥         BRIGHTSPACE opener 8 Martin St St Kilda 6-8pm http://www.brightspace.com.au/exhibitions/exhibitions.php?upcoming=1

♥         STUPiD LiFE opener, lot 5/29 Tinning st Brnswk 6-9pm

♥         Liquefaction opener Nellie Castan Gallery 12 River St SthYarra 6-9pm

♥         MONA Island launch debate Wheeler Centre, 176 Little Lonsdale St 6-7:30pm

♥         Bricks Beats and Pockets traditional healthcare fundrai$er/opener Art @ Hogan gallery 310smith St 6-11:30pm

FRI-15-JULY:

♥         Usugrow & Toshikazu opener Backwoods gall. 25 Easey St 6-9pm

♥         Good as a Holiday graf exhib:Dopio(SimTwo) AT LARGE-208 High St Nthcote 6-9pm

♥         BSG opener 322brnswk st, 6-8pm   *every frinyt (or thereabouts-ish) *  http://www.artcollector.net.au/MiriamMorrisDrawntothePaper

♥         Hogan opener 310smithSt 6-8pm http://www.tomgibbsart.com/exhibition150711.html

SAT-16-JULY:

♥         john buckley opener 8albertSt richmd 2-4pm

♥         Sophie Gannon opener 2 Albert St, Richmond 2-4pm

♥         Stockroom openers 4:30pm, Kyneton?

♥         metropolis opener 64 ryrie st, geelong 5-7pm http://www.metropolisgallery.com.au/

♥         40Hands – R.I.S.E Poetry Slam&Book Launch Horse Bazaar 379 Little Lonsdale 6-11:30pm

♥         ROMY/SPEED PAINTERS/OK SURE/GAMBOL & CAVORT DJ SET, The Buffalo Club 22 Sutherland St Melb 8pm $10

♥         Zero Flag Finally Unfurls.. (live gig-liness) Dancing Dog, downtown Footscray 8-11pm

TIL   SUNDAY-17-JULY:   ♥  SOUND OF LIGHT at QV from Fri-1 to Sun-17 =interactive installation of SounD/3D light projections (warningkt!: approach at yr own risk & watch out for prior conn artists)  http://qv.com.au/#/side/gallery  

http://www.artabase.net/exhibition/3227-sound-of-light?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+ArtabaseNewExhibitions+%28Artabase+New+Exhibitions%29

TUE-19-JULY:

  • Arc1 45flindersLa 6-8pm

WED-20-JULY:

♥        RanchoNotorious LOVE IS HERE 361 Little Lonsdale St 6-9pm

♥        BUS project/State of Design ‘critical mobility’= ACCA Forecourt, Sturt Street Southbank  9-10:30pm

♥         TCB opener 1/12waratah plc. 6-8pm http://www.tcbartinc.org.au/index.php?page=next&PHPSESSID=e594a7c96a70ffd469d2f4d386a4d1e7

♥         Anna Pappas opener 2-4carltonSt prahan 6-8pm

♥         ACCA+State of Design #1 (of  3 evenings): bookings: www.stateofdesign.com.au = Wed20July 9–11pm: Pecha Kucha Night, devised in Tokyo in 2003, are now happening in over 230 cities worldwide. Drawing its name from the Japanese term for the sound of ‘chit chat’, it rests on a presentation format that is based on a simple idea: 20 images x 20 seconds

THUR-21-JULY:

♥         FLG opener 137flinders la.5.30-7.30pm

♥         Animal Spirit-Joseph Flynn Solo-pener 12 Warburton Lane 6-8pm www.warburtonlaneexhibits.com  

♥         NoNo-pener 14raglan st 6-8pm

♥         DUEL The Aerosol Assassin Opening 4 Peel St Collingwood 6-8pm 

♥         ACCA+State of Design #2 – bookings: www.stateofdesign.com.au = Thur21July 9–11pm: The Architects is a weekly radio broadcast on Triple R presented by Simon Knott, Stuart Harrison & Christine Phillips. The program will be recorded from the Coley platform in front of a live audience.

FRI-22-JULY:

♥         VASILI KALIMAN, JARROD AWLINS+TARA RAWLINS launch party for new gallery Sth Yarra (email invites closer to ‘their’ date), 6-8 PM

♥         Gillian grant opener 1B Stanley Street, Collingwood 6-8pm

♥         Ger-turd-e Street Projxn festy, 6pm->

♥         ACCA+State of Design #3: bookings: www.stateofdesign.com.au =Fri22July 9–11pm: Speakeasy Cinema invites designers to consider how title design frames a film’s mood. Showing some of the best and most talked about title designs this event will explore which sequences have moved audiences

♥         Faces of new folk abandoned whoarehouse party  9:30pm-3am w: GEAMALA;GOOD SUNS; THE SQUID SQUAD; THE HIGH SOCIETY;BROTHER NATURE;ABLE;KODIAK KID;ZuLU FLOW;SUN HYLAND;KANE MUIR & THE RAG TIME KIDS;J LOVE & THE LOVELIES;ELLA RUBENSTEIN

♥         DO ME munny – Submissions due by 22july. / Exhib opener = 5th Aug  Send in photo’s of your customised Munny to munny@villain.com.au by the 22nd July to be in the running to show your creation at our Do Me! Munny instore exhibition. Mega, mid or mini. Choose your Munny to customise. Open to all. Prizes to be won!

SAT-23-JULY:

♥         Lamington Drv 15 – 25 Keele St, C’lingwd 1-2pm   =>     More Is More Artist Reception/book signing 1-2pm Saturday July 23 [Exhib runs July9-23 ] 15-25 KEELE ST http://lamingtondrive.com/exhibitions  - and Coming Soon: Black and White 28.07 – 20.08.11; Studio Pip & Co 25.08 – 17.09.11; Marc Martin 22.09 – 15.10.11

♥         Alcaston opener 11brnswk st, 2-4pm

♥         Arts Projects opener 24highSt nthcote 3-5pm http://www.artsproject.org.au/event/detours-through-abstraction

♥         52cambridge st(udio) opener 4-6pm

♥         Square Eyes @ Tetris Studios.Video Game themed warehouse party 2pm-1am w:MR BILL; EDITOR; CIRCUIT BENT; RHYTHMIK;VOLTA; TREATS – Custom written computer game tracks from the artists!- Funky ass warehouse space, with Mario + Pacman Rooms!- Interactive playable video game projections!- Arcade/Chill/Cinema Space- Affordable 8-Bit Drinks INSERT COIN- 20 MAX PLAYERS – 300 

♥         ???EMILY FLOYD AT IAN POTTER CENTRE, NGVA Works by Emily Floyd will be exhibited at the National Gallery of Victoria, Australia at Fed Square, in ’10 ways to look at the past’, curated by Jane Devery. Prints from Emily’s time as an Australian Print Workshop fellow, as well as works from the NGV collection by nine other artists will be on view. The exhibn opens on 23 July, 2011???

SUN-24-JULY:

♥         You’re Welcome  MARS Gallery,418baySt Port Melb 3-6pm 100 Artists. 100 Tickets. 100 Dollars. Every ticketholder wins an artwor l proceeds donated to the Asylum Seekers Resource Centre

TUE-26-JULY:

♥         Pieces of 8 opener/craftcubed event 28 Russell Place 6-8pm

♥         PinUp st* of design opener 15-25keele st 6-8/9pm 

♥         Metro Armadale6:30pm?

♥         exhib=part of Craft Cubed 2011 at Angela Robarts-Bird Gallery-Gasworks Arts Park Cnr Graham+Pickles St Albert Park 6-8pm

WED-27-JULY:

        Mossenson opener? Tue OR wed nyt ?  41 Derby St, Collingwood 6-8pm www.mossensongalleries.com.au

THUR-28-JULY:

♥         West Space Re-opening Celebration 1/225bourkeSt 6-9pm

♥         Lamington Drv 15-25 KEELE ST http://lamingtondrive.com/exhibitions  coming Soon: Black and White 28.07 – 20.08.11; Studio Pip & Co 25.08 – 17.09.11; Marc Martin 22.09 – 15.10.11

FRI-29-JULY:

        paradise hills 1-9 doonside richmond 6-8pm

♥         Drawn Together opens BSG 322brnswk st 6-8pm *every frinyt  

♥         project35 opener Gertrude Contemporary 200 Gertrude St 6-8pm http://www.gertrude.org.au/

♥         Sensory Overload at Workers Club  binliner?Qua? some other people!!!! According to their website it is only $2 entry  oskrband & trewlox projex 7pm?8pm?

WED-3-AUG:

        forWalls 34franklin 6-9pm

THUR-4-AUG:

♥         Craft Cubed 2011 Across Melbourne/VIC Craft Victoria, 31 Flinders La6-9pm AUG-4 -> SEP-3   Visit http://craftvic.org.au/craft-cubed for the full program & satelite events. 

♥         LittleMakers ‘otherworldly’ opener 227 Barker St, Castlemaine 5-9pm

FRI-5-AUG:

        Mr Kitly opener Upstairs, 381 Sydney Rd 6-8pm http://craftvic.org.au/craft-cubed/satellite-events/exhibitions/denim

♥        Conical opener lvl1, 3 Rochester St  http://www.conical.org.au/index.html#

♥         Do Me! Munny instore exhibition (?check if tis’at QV or Syd Rd Villain?). Mega, mid or mini. Choose your Munny to customise. Open to all. Prizes to be won!

TUE-9-AUG

♥         Mailbox 141 opener  craftcubed satellite event - Entrance 141-143 Flinders Lane,6-8pm

♥         Rmit First site 344swanston ?? 5-7pm/6-8pm??? http://craftvic.org.au/craft-cubed/satellite-events/exhibitions/f-your-donation

FRI-11-AUG:

♥         MattIrwin opener 289flinders la. 6-8pm www.mattirwin.com

♥         Meggs at Backwoods 25easey st,c’lingwd 6-9pm

♥         project35 opener Gertrude Contemporary 200 Gertrude St 6-8pm

♥         Thought Crimes: Book Launch RSVP by Friday 5 August by phoning 03) 9486 0288, or email: admin@blackincbooks.com  http://spunc.com.au/home/events/event/thought-crimes-book-launch/

SAT-20-AUG:

♥        MBAC (Melbourne Body Art Competition) Carlton Brewhouse sat 20 aug 4pm->

♥        Dianne Tanzer 108-110 Gertrude St 4pm? http://craftvic.org.au/craft-cubed/satellite-events/exhibitions/jasmine-targett-bubbling-up

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 THIS IS NOT ART 2011 DATES are 29 SEPT – 3 OCT  http://thisisnotart.org/

♥         Mystic Bubblegum muzakle d’toxic-Workers Club – tue4oct -sat8oct