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Nov – DecembART – 2012 art exhibition, opening, book launch, event list [...Melbourne]

FRI-30-NOV:

*ROA backwoods 25 easey st, c’lingwd 6-9pm

*sketch&tulip 364 victoria st, Nth Melb 6-10pm http://www.facebook.com/events/559452194080280/#!/photo.php?fbid=341070389324337&set=oa.294652920646191&type=1&theater

*lowrise projects 1/32wangaratta st, Richmond 6-8pm www.lowriseprojects.com 

*brnswk artspace 2a little breese st 6-8pm

*BSG 322brnswk st 6-8pm

*aust print workshop 210gertrude st 6-8pm

SAT-1-DEC:

*decadence fashion thingy 673bourke st 6pm – free b4 10pm

*alcaston 11brnswk st, fitz 2-4pm

*Anita traverso 7albert st richmd 3-5pm

*kalimanRawlins 9ellis st, Sth Yarra 4-6pm http://www.facebook.com/events/438206449569799/

*Cambridge studios 52 cambridge st 2-4pm

*genesis P.Orridge daine singer 325flinders la 3-5pm

*upstairs@napier 210 napier st 2-6pm http://www.upstairsatthenapier.org/upcoming-shows.html

*chrysalis launch 179 gipps st, eastMelb 2-4pm

*Arts Projects annual exhib 24high st, nthcote 3-5pm http://www.facebook.com/events/405948302810994/

*RMIT dip photoimaging Obsura Gallery Beller House Suite 11, 285 Carlisle St, East St Kilda http://www.facebook.com/events/200524406749105

*End of Parlour party, preston 7pm-> http://www.facebook.com/events/514072808620160/

*Dojo launch 2/401swanston st 10pm-3am $10 http://www.facebook.com/events/130210037132644/

*Tekno Mulisha inner shity location 10pm-7am $5  http://www.facebook.com/events/433984249988970/

*b-boy battle nthcote town hall 189 high st 3-7pm $20

*Last gig PONY 68 lil Collins st 2pm->

*Gutterhype gig @Noise Bar 291albert  St, brnswk 9pm-6am $15 http://www.facebook.com/events/287657671352671/
09- Casawarriors vs DD – Dub 2 Jungle set; 11- Time Travel – Future Jungle set; 12- MarkN – Amen set; 01- Deltashelta (NSW) – Old Skool/Jungle set; 02- Fiction (S.A) – Jungle Tekno /Jungle set; 03- L-Que (N.Z) – Ragga Jungle set; 04- J-Don (U.K) – Ragga Jungle set; 05- Spinfx vs C:1- Vibes; 06 – CLOSE… $15 – 9PM>>6AM.

SUN-2-DEC:

*Hungry Workshop 461 high st, nthcte 5-7pm https://www.facebook.com/events/515143818504150/

*Discobeans exhib upstairs 238high st nthcote 6-9pm https://www.facebook.com/events/100874703413986/

MON-3-DEC:

*VCA margaretLawrence 40dodds st 6-8pm  http://www.vca.unimelb.edu.au/gallery/2012_exhibition_program

*discobeans noise gig 238high st nthcote 7:30pm $5 http://www.facebook.com/events/297015567069688/ OR  http://thethousands.com.au/melbourne/calendar/disco-beans-monday-with-nite-fields-machine-zac-keiller-and-umbilical-tentacle  [OR fri 30th at gasometer)

*gig at GASOMETER 484smith st 8pm $5 https://www.facebook.com/events/165104763634787/

*???*GI kingston arts centre 979-985 Nepean Hwy, Moorabbin 6-8pm???

TUE-4-DEC:

 

*bikefest film Ross house 247 flinders la. 6pm-> donation entry http://thethousands.com.au/melbourne/calendar/the-big-picture-presents-life-cycles

 

**7th 155 gertrude st, fitz 6-8pm http://thethousands.com.au/melbourne/calendar/seventh-gallery-december-openings

 

*Radlands BRUCE ARI opener 361 barkly st, Footscray 6pm http://thethousands.com.au/melbourne/calendar/ben-pell-radlands-opening-at-bruce

 

*45downstairs flinders La 5-7pm

 

??*No Vacancy opener ?QVnot specified? (RMIT: BA TEXTILES)? http://www.no-vacancy.com.au/hello/comingsoon.html

 

???*Niagara??

 

*dos blockos op shop party Prahran mission 211 chapel st, Prahran 7-11pm After a sell out event in 2011, this coming summer will welcome the return of the DOSS BLOCKOS Op Shop Party!Combining the simple pleasures of beer, food, friends, tunes and vintage goods on the PRAHRAN MISSION ROOFTOP, this is a strictly limited capacity event that you do not want to miss! Tickets are $30 - of which $20 is redeemable on Op Shop purchases of your choice, a $5 drink voucher and a $5 food voucher. All profits are donated back to the PRAHRAN MISSION and inevitably back to the community. BOYKOT on the decks, Doss in the fridge, snags on the BBQ and vintage threads on the racks...DO YOUR PART AND GET YOUR PARTY ON.
Tickets available at East 9th Brewing HQ (20-28 Chatham St, Prahran).
Limited online tickets also available at: http://opshopparty.roller.net.au/?booking_date=2012-12-04 https://www.facebook.com/events/459754264065768/

 

WED-5-DEC:

*red 157 st.georges rd 6-8pm

*CCP 404george st fitz 6-7:30pm

*conduit arts opener 83brunswick st 6pm->

*without pier 320 Bay Rd Cheltenham 6-8pm

*Metro gallery 1214high st Armadale 6:30-8:30pm http://www.metrogallery.com.au/exhibitions/65

* RMIT BA Textile Design Graduate Exhibition Workroom No Vacancy QV 34jane bell la http://www.facebook.com/events/231222237005958/

*New Low goodtime studios performance event – 746swanston st, carlton. Wed & Thurs 6-9:30pm $5

THUR-6-DEC:

*RMIT 1st site ‘new collectables auction’ 344 swanston 5:30pm-> https://www.facebook.com/events/283171815117182/

*RMIT fancy gallery 344 swanston st 6-8pm http://www.rmit.edu.au/browse;ID=q98ok6lof9wez

*breathe kent st Fitzroy http://www.facebook.com/events/341495149281575/

*egg gallery 66a Johnston st 6-9pm http://www.facebook.com/events/471021442937112/?suggestsessionid=6226319331354148047

*5/29 tinning st brnswk 6-9pm http://www.facebook.com/events/384170234993533/

*ausin tung 164 high st prahran 6-8

*Craft VIC 31flinders la 6-8 http://craftvic.org.au/fresh

*5 walls 1/119hopkins st Footscray 6-8

*ACMI http://www.artabase.net/exhibition/4090-if-they-say-why-why-tell-em-that-its-human-nature

*RMIT Diploma of Graphic Design - Continuum Building 516, Level 2, Room 1 - 25 dawson st brnswk 6-9pm http://www.facebook.com/events/364098247008548/

*RMIT film & TV awards night Swanston Academic Building Cinema Rm2, lvl1, Building 80, 330 Swanston St 6-9pm http://www.facebook.com/events/206606966139593

FRI-7-DEC:

*incinerator gallery 180 holmes rd moonee ponds 6-8pm  http://www.facebook.com/events/120977188058809/

*pop-up launch 107 evans st, brunswk 6-8pm http://www.facebook.com/events/121430821348336/

*Seasons of change SUMMER @ revolver SDM

*Colour factory 409 gore st 6-8pm https://www.facebook.com/events/282500461871453/

*5 walls 1/119 hopkins st, Footscray 6-8pm

*Platform degraves subway 6-8pm

SAT-8-DEC:

*fehily 3a glasshouse rd 3-5pm

?*carbon black 188high st Prahran 3-5pm

MON-10-DEC:

*Richmond town hall 333 Bridge Rd Richmond 6-8pm

??*No Vacancy opener FedSquare (tailfeather)? http://www.no-vacancy.com.au/hello/comingsoon.html

TUE-11-DEC:

*Tiwi book launch Vivien Anderson Gallery 470 Dandenong Rd Caulfield North 6-8pm http://www.vivienandersongallery.com/forthcoming-exhibition.php

*Charles nodrum 267church st Richmond 6-8pm

WED-12-DEC:

*belle arti prize chapman+bailey 350johnston st, abbotsford 6-8pm

*conduit arts opener 83brunswick st 6pm->

*KINGS ARI 1/171king st 6-8pm

FRI-14-DEC:

*Matt Irwin crassmass party STUDIO 72, 37SWANSTON ST 6:30pm

SAT-15-DEC:

*AusinTung crassmass pArty 164high st Prahran 6-8pm

TUES-18-DEC:

*Edmund pearce lvl 2,37swanston st 5-9pm

SUN-23-DEC:

*carbon black closing 188high st Prahran 3-5pm

WED-26-DEC:

*boxwars @ Caulfield park 5pm http://www.facebook.com/events/532234793472168/

31-JAN-2013

*BLINDSIDE opener room14, lvl7 37swanston st 6-8pm www.BLINDSIDE.org.au

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FebruARTy 2011

  • TUE-1-FEB:
  • ARC one opener 45 flinders la. 6-8pm http://www.arcone.com.au/index.php?navi=Exhibitions
  • gallery funaki opener 4 crossley st 6-8pm? http://bit.ly/6e8UY7
  • Pieces of Eight opener 28russell place 6-8pm http://www.piecesofeight.com.au/events/turtle.html RSVP to marketing@piecesofeight.com.au
  • Aust galleries opener 6-8pm 35 derby st, c’lingwd http://www.australiangalleries.com.au/index.php?option=com_ag&task=g_cal&id=1
  • WED-2-FEB:
  • Art Opener at the Jasper Hotel, 489 elizabeth st 6-8pm http://jasperhotel.rtrk.com.au/?scid=61944&kw=4838659:13964&pub_cr_id=5878891674
  • 4walls opener 6-9pm ‘shadow projects’ http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=182176825138028′Another Yummy Fantasy II’ TCB opener-Lvl 1, 12 Waratah Pl. 6-8pm http://www.threethousand.com.au/out/another-yummy-fantasy-ii-exhibition-opening/
  • Seventh opener 155gertrude 6-8pm http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=142197275839829
  • C3 opener-Abbotsford Convent 1 St Heliers St 6-8pm
  • Arts projects opener 24 high st,  nthcote 6-8pm http://www.artsproject.org.au/
  • THUR-3-FEB:
  • RMIT spareroom opener,23Cardigan St,Carlton 5-7pm
  • SUBTEXT: artists and writing West Space, Lvl 1, 15-19 Anthony St 6-8pm  http://www.threethousand.com.au/out/subtext-artists-and-writing-exhibition-opening/
  • Hogan gallery opener 310 smith st, 6-8pm http://hogangallery.com.au/exhibitions/doldrums/
  • N-N-NERVOUS: Kirsten Perry NO NO GALLERY: 14 Raglan St Nth Melb~ OPENING 6-8pm
  • REVOLUTIONISING ANIME opening: PURSUIT OF ULTRA-REALISTIC FANTASY JAPAN KINGDOM OF CHARACTERS&CHINA+REVOLUTION: HISTORY PARODY+MEMORY IN CONTEMPART-RMIT fancy gallery 344 swanston st 6-8pm, RSVP 03 9925 1717 / rmit.gallery@rmit.edu.au
  • Feiyue Australian Launch No Vacancy Gallery 6-9pm   RSVP = http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=174186639284422
  • COLOUR FACTORY OPENER 409-429 Gore St, Fitzroy  6-8pm http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=185063821518086
  • La Toilette d’une Femme, new work by Lyndal Walker 6pm- Centre for Contemty Photog,(cnr kerr/gore-?) Fitzroy, AustraliaExhibition opens 6-8pm
  • Upstairs At The Napier Hotel,210 napier st Opening 6-8pm
  • Conor O’Brien ‘The Passed Note’ book launch and exhibition Block Projects, 79 Stephenson St, Cremorne (next to Richmond) 5-9pm http://www.threethousand.com.au/out/conor-obrien-the-passed-note-book-launch-and-exhibition/
  • Aust galleries opener 50 smith st 6-8pm www.australiangalleries.com.au
  • Kick opener 4 peel st, c’lingwd 6-8pm http://www.kickgallery.com/
  • Nellie Castan opener 12 River St Sth Yarra 6-8pm www.nelliecastangallery.com
  • Neon parc opener 1/53 bourke st 6-8pm  ww.neonparc.com.au
  • SS gallery opener, Lvl 1 1a Crossley St 6-8pm www.sarahscoutpresents.com
  • floodfundraiser exhib opener £1000Bend 361 lil lonsdale 6-9pm (sunday market stalls, too)
  • dear patti smith opener-Patterson building Lvl2, 181 smith st (above TSL) 6-8pm
  • PlugNplay @ kent st, 201 smith st? 8:30-11 pm
  • Town Hall Gallery 6-8pm
  • Racket7,34franklin st 7pm-12am $5 w: Ove Naxx ‘jap’; Rotteur; K&M; Pselodux; Matt Tudor; Netzair;vjicandy; Kitwebster;Makemotion; MerriHietala; Mike Hunt; Marco Cher-Gibard; Rosalind Hall;
  • MonkeyMarc c/rap nyt at the Empress 8pm-1am $5   er…this ended in january, sowwy!
  • FRI-4-FEB:
  • Julian Assange talks at BMW edge, fedSq – FREE -6-8pm
  • PLATFORM opening – degraves subway 6-8pm
  • somewhere gallery opener lvl2,royal arcade 314 lil collins 6-8pm
  • KesterBlack’s jewellery launch – Muscrats Vintage, 355 st georges rd, 6-9pm
  • DYLAN MARTORELL+ SRIWHANA SPONG opener 200 gertrude st 6-8pm   http://www.gertrude.org.au/exhibitions/gallery-11/upcoming-15/ 
  • Owl & pussycat – 34? swan st, richmond 6-8pm?
  • Collingwood Gallery opener-292 SmithSt 7pm-> Pizza, Wine, Quality Paintings, Sculptures, Drawings, Photography
  • Brnswk Artspace opener 2a Little Breese St. brnswk 6-9pm http://www.brunswickarts.com.au/current.html
  • Off the Kerb opener 66B Johnston St C’lingwd 6-9pm www.offthekerb.com.au
  • Gallery Smith Opener 170-174 Abbotsford St, Nth Melb 6-8pm www.gallerysmith.com.au
  • James Makin opener 67 Cambridge St 7-9pm  For the opening please RSVP to: info@jamesmakingallery.com
  • RearView opener 244 smith (off Stanley st) 7-9pm http://rearviewgallery.blogspot.com/
  • Sunshine & Grease opener cnr. Queens Pde+Smith St. 6-9pm
  • An Evening of Hospitality Northcote Town Hall  189 High St 7-10pm “Gay Abandon – the Art Show”
  • BUM CREEK + HISSEY MIYAKE + BREAKER MORANT + CONCRETE LIFE-workers club,brnswk st 8-11:30pm $10
  • BITCH ENGINE By the pool @ Noise Bar 291-293 Albert St Brnsck. $15 before 11pm,$20 after
  • SAT-5-FEB:
  • Art Opener Clare Castle pub, 421 rathdowne st carlton (north o’ elgin) 3-5pm
  • Linden Center for Contemporary Arts Postcard Show 26 Acland Street, St. Kilda 1-5pm
  • sutton gallery opener ‘jackson slattery’ 254 brnswk st, fitzroy 4-6pm http://www.suttongallery.com.au/exhibitions/
  • Antonia Chaffey Studio opener 17 Orient Grove, Brnswk 3:30–6pm https://www.google.com/calendar/event?eid=bDNmdWs5aHU4anZwYzIycmVkcjBsbW80ZzAgYXVicmV5LmdhbmFzQG0&ctz=Australia/Sydney&gsessionid=OK
  • Mossgreen opener 310 Toorak Rd Sth Yarra 3-5pm  www.mossgreen.com.au
  • dianne tanzer opening 108-110 gertrude st, fitz 3-5PM‏
  • Opulent & ThreeThousand present the Laneway Festival afterparty Ding Dong, 18 Market Lane doors 9pm; Earlybird tix $8 +BF not DJ sets by Alan Wilson from !!!, Brian and Graham from Holy Fuck, Cameron Bird from Architecture in Helsinki, World’s End Press, Opulent Sound and as-yet-unannounced mystery guestshttp://www.threethousand.com.au/out/opulent-and-threethousand-present-the-laneway-festival-afterparty/
  • CUCKOO & HARIKO, METAL ROUGE, FREE CHOICE DUO, TERRORARSTRALIS, TIM COSTER Art Beat-211a Victoria St, entrace via Alison In. 8PM $8/$5 concession
  • EARLY SATD’Y SHOW at  BRUNSWICK HOTEL w/ Stork, X-Rental Trash,SPG & Hard Rubbish.Starts at 5pm
  • SUN-6-FEB:
  • FREE FOOD – DUMPLINGS of all kinds &more!* FREE MUSIC (Possibly from boombox action) * FREE TO SET UP.. Everything is FREE except for da goods. IF YOU WANT TO SELL : Show up anytime between 10 – 5 pm with WHATEVER you want to sell: CLOTHES, OLD MIX CD’S, CARBURATORS, COMIC BOOKS, BASKETBALL CARDS, POGS, BROKEN CHAIRS, OVERHEAD PROJECTORS – YADA YADA. Bring: Blanket/Crates/Old newspapers to sit on and dont forget the change! Gino’s car park MARKETS! 524a Sydney Road, AROUND THE BACK, on Staley Street. 13 rosser st brnswk 9am – 4pm
  • Meredith beard exhib closing party-Black Cat, 252 Brunswick St, Fitzroy moving on to the Gypsy Bar, 334 Brunswick St,1pm til late Free entry! Please donate generously. All proceeds go to OrphFund. http://www.threethousand.com.au/out/meredith-beard-exhibition-closing-party/
  • MON-7-FEB:
  • nine on seven presents THE INS AND OUTS OF POKING New works by Cosima Pay Rooftop Bar Curtain House 252 Swanston 6-8pm
  • Monthly gig at DISCOBEANS  = HARICUCKOO (Japan)+CLICKJAW PRESENTS POSTCARDS FROM AUSTRALIA & MIRANDA+YUKA DISCOBEANS WITH HOLY BONER+R.S.I = 7pm -> $5 entry
  • TUE-8-FEB:
  • RMIT 1st site openings 5:30-7:30pm – every 2nd tuesday / fortnight during RMITerm!
  • 45 downstairs flinders la. 6-8pm
  • TACIT gallery opening ‘Crash Smash & Pash III’,  323 Johnston St., Abbotsford 6-8pm “Crash: I was in a car crash: I have brain injuries: I have major depression. Smash: I smashed my way through rehabilitation, smashing many bottles, mirrors, tiles, plates, anything shiny. Pash: I have a massive passion for my art work. My art work keeps me on this earth…”
  • Tuesdays at Blue Tile 95 smith st - Open Mic and $2 pots all night
  • WED-9-FEB:
  • Final Secret Wars Scale VS Pierre Lloga.at 1000 £ Bend 361 little LonsdaleSt $15, 8:30pm -> http://thousandpoundbend.com.au/secret-wars-semi-final/
  • Glen Eira City Council Gallery opener? Cnr Glen Eira & Hawthorn Rd 6-8pm www.withoutpier.com.au
  • CARBON BLACK gallery http://www.carbonblackgallery.blogspot.com/ 188 High St (nr Chapel) Prahran 5:30/6pm> ? exhib 9-27 feb but doesn’t specify when opening is.
  • book launch-readings 309 Lygon St,Carlton ‘Jane Hawking on Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen’ 6:30pm-> http://www.readings.com.au/event/jane-hawking-on-travelling-to-infinity-my-life-with-stephen
  • Pottery http://www.twnh.vic.edu.au/twnh/ 7-9pm 9weeks $85
  • THUR-10-FEB: 
  • Handheld opener Suite 18(upstairs) Paramount Arcade-108 Bourke St 6-8pm
  • Zine Launch-Sticky, degraves subway 6pm-> http://www.threethousand.com.au/out/ashley-ronnings-just-my-typewriter-zine-launch/
  • Lamington Drive gallery opening 15 – 25 Keele St, Collingwd (near cnr o’Smith) melbourne 6-9pm
  • Blindside art opening, Lvl7, Rm 14-Nicholas Blding,37swanston 6-8pm
  • ‘Last of the Kodachrome’ opening Black Cat, 252 Brunswick St, Fitzroy 6pm 
  • Art Exhib at the Vic, 281 Victoria Street, Abbotsford 5pm->
  • Ol’ king cole? Muzak gig at Brunswick Arts Space 2a little Breese st, brnswk 7pm->
  • FRI-11-FEB:
  • Bus launch party Basement, Donkey Wheel House, 673 Bourke St 6-11pm www.busprojects.com.au
  • Adnate opener No Vacancy Fed Sq gallery 6-9pm
  • Anna Pappas 2-4carlton st. Prahahan 6-8pm
  • Paradise Hills opener 1-9 Doonside St., Richmond 6-8pm
  • Kings ARI opener 1/171 king st 6-8pm
  • book launch-readings 309 Lygon St,Carlton 6:30pm->
  • SAT-12-FEB:
  • SNOTRAG opener, brunswick bound 361syd rd,2-4pm
  • Ash Kilmartin, Rain a 1-day sculpture garden-Cnr Young+Greeves St, Fitzroy. 4-7pm. Free
  • Boomgates afternoon warehouse party/BBQ with Scott&Charlene’s Wedding+Assassins 88 @ Tru-Mould Party Factory, 10-12 Dummett Cres, Clifton Hill 1.30-7.30pm
  • The Bloody Wren launch party/fundraiser @ Catfood Press, 289 Lygon St, East Brnswk w: The Superguns, The Suitcase Royale, The Filthy Bourgeois, The Fish, Lady Bird, Bron Batten and Jon Bennett. However, it’s the extracurriculars that are the centrefold in this particular Playboy: A blood wrestling championship, a pinata, and a karaoke competition with a live band. The coup de grâce? The first person to peform karaoke nude (or nude karaoke, they don’t care) drinks free all nyt-doors 7pm (karaoke at 9pm, so get in early) $5
  • Y3K Gallery opener, 205 Young St, Fit 6-8pm  
  • ‘Networks’ Opening - Monash University Caulfield campus, 900 Dandenong Rd, Caulfield East  3-5pm
  • Light projects opening 176 high st, nthcote 2-6pm
  • The most wonderous zine fair as part of I Am Typewriter Sticky Institute Degraves Street Subway 10am-6pm
  • Opening at window99!  99 brunswick st, 6pm->
  • GARAGE SALE  10am at 937 Rathdowne St, North Carlton (corner Rathdowne & Pigdon)come to buy cute clothes formerly belonging to beautiful queers, Tallace+Marky P. Keep in mind our unerring ability to accrue clothes that don’t really fit us – there are all kinds of sizes here! Plus our cast off but still sparkly dress ups, shoes & bags. also home-made lemonade, iced tea+baked goods.
  • Alcaston opener 11 Brunswick St, Fitzroy 2-4pm https://www.google.com/calendar/event?eid=bmZoajQ2ZGcxbjNoNzQ5NmFmYnZiMmNrbG8gYXVicmV5LmdhbmFzQG0&ctz=Australia/Sydney&gsessionid=OK
  • catherine asquith opener  2-4pm 48 oxford st, c’lingwd (drinks on each saturday of the exhib 8-26feb)
  • CAMBRIDGE STUDIO opener 52 Cambridge St,C’lingwd 4-6pm
  • AFTERGLOW perfArt+photos Monash Gallery of Art 860 Ferntree Gully Rd Wheelers Hill: Artists Gordon Bennett; Cherine Fahd ; Mike Parr ; Jill Orr ; Juan Davila ; Justene Williams 3pm->
  • ART BEAT Nth Melb 211a Victoria st   4pm-> Feb 13 at 11:00am. Farewell party/ ‘goodbye blue Monday’  w: FREE CHOICE; INTERZONE; BUM CREEK; GUGG; ASPS; KRAKATOA; CRIZM; MATTHEW BROWN; FABIO UMBERTO; JOHNNY TELEPHONE; HORSE MACGYVER; DJ MONTENEGRO  $7 DOOR CHARGE (All proceeds go to Melanoma Patients Association.)
  • SPEWLIGHT DISKO SWEETHEARTS PARTY!  Railway Hotel The Noise Bar AMAZING PARTY 4 VALENTINES, SWEETHEARTS AND MAJOR BABES. OVE NAXX (JAPAN) TOXIC LIPSTICK (HOT) BABAYAGA WITCHES …(JAPAN) BAADDD (NAME SEZ IT ALL) FABIO UMBERTO (WTF) KEITH PARTY (!!!!) XIAN (SPIZZA BREAKCORE) KT SPIT (XTREME BABE) AND MAYBE EVEN MORE, BUT DEFINITELY AT LEAST THOSE ONEZ. PLUS SWEETHEART SLOW DANCE AT MIDNITE, HEARTBREAK PINATA, AMAZING AUDIOVISUALS, FIERCE BABES, DOOR PRIZES. $10 FROM 8PM TIL LAAAATE
  • SUN-13-FEB:
  • GARAGE SALE 20 Westbourne Grove Nthcote 9-5pm Garage sale!
  • Broken Haus smooch-struction party/gig  52 hope st 1-4pm
  • Wife, Nic Tammens, Oscar Vincente- slorach thorn Gig at Round & Round Records 513 Sydney Rd 2-6pm
  • INTERIOR DESIGN: Music for the Bionic Ear Arts Centre  5:30pm – 9:30pm $25/15conc.
  • MON-14-FEB:
  • book launch-readings 309 Lygon St,Carlton 6:30pm->  [analytic-versus-continental philosophy/ thinking/ ontology-epistemology, etc blah]
  • TUE-15-FEB:
  • mossenson indigen-art opener 41 Derby St, C’lingwd 6-8pm
  • Niagara gallery opener 245 Punt Rd,Richmond 6-8pm
  • BUS ART opening, Basement, Donkey Wheel House, 673 Bourke St 6-9PM
  • Love in the Mourning opener-Death Be Kind, Lvl1,134 LygonSt, EastBrnswk 6pm-> 
  • WED-16-FEB:
  • Sexual Robots and Plastic Humans in Anime Artists Talk 12-1pm, RMIT Gallery, free
  • Dylan Martorell’s Studio 12 Lunchtime Screenings 12.10pm->  Studio 12, Gertrude Contemporary, 200 Getrude St, Fitzroy
  • Sw00n opener -metro gallery 1214 High St Armadale 6-8pm
  • Red gallery opener 157 st.georgesRd 6-8pm
  • book launch-readings 309 Lygon St,Carlton 6:30pm->
  • ‘Sisters For Sisters’ fundrai$er The Toff in Town 2/252 Swanston St 7:30-10:30pm
  • THUR-17-FEB:
  • ‘I saw this thinking of you’ Opening:New work by ERo 435/A Sydney Road Brnswk 6:30pm->late
  • Firestation Print studio opener, 2 Willis St Armadale.6-8pm Philth wishes it had a car coz this is obviously an individual after it’s own heart, to quote: “food + alcohol is free, none of that gold coin shit.”
  • SUBTEXT: artists and writing Publication Launch! final West Space at 15-19 anthony st 6pm->
  • charlesNodrum opener 267church St Richmond 6-8pm
  • NO NO opener:14 Raglan St NthMelb 6-8pm
  • Art Beat opener 211a Victoria St, West Melb 6-8pm
  • Suns & Squids @ FAD Gallery 14 Corrs Lane, Chinatown 8:30-11:30pm free gig
  • To Go Ro No Mi Ko (Japan) @ The Curtain 8-11pm $7 29lygon st
  • Until Never opener lvl 2,3-5 Hosier Lane 6-8pm http://www.untilnever.net/  http://www.artabase.net/exhibition/2908-crystals-of-the-colossus
  • book launch-readings 309 Lygon St,Carlton 6:30pm->
  • FRI-18-FEB :
  • Backwoods Gallery opener 6-8/9pm  25 easey st, c’lingwd
  • DUDE LAUNCH!!!  7.30-10:30pm at Hares and Hyenas, johnston st 
  • Agency Dub Collective SOS 2nd pressing launch Revolt Melbourne Artspace 8pm-1am     
  • Collingwood Gallery opener,292 SmithSt 6-8pm
  • BSG Small Sculpture opener 322 BrnswkSt Fitz 6pm->
  • Free gig@ The Brunswick Hotel,Sydney Rd 8pm, w:Paul Kidney Experience; To Go Ro No Mi Ko (Japan); Radiant City; Mongrel Country (Perth); Angle of Repose;
  • SAT-19-FEB:
  • catherine asquith opener/ exhib 8-26feb – drinks on each saturday of the exhib 2-4pm 48 oxford st, c’lingwd
  • because we are all animals art opener  Discobeans 238 High St  6-10pm
  • JohnBuckley opener 8albert St,Richmond 2-4pm
  • The Owl+The Pussycat opener 34 Swan St, Richmond 6pm-> 
  • Ironlak, Superlatif & The Croft Institute’s The Croft Alley Project Stage2. painting kicks off at 4pm Sat-19-Feb… with artworks exhibited in laneway  1-6pm daily til Mon-28-Feb. 
  • MENTAL POWERS 12 INCH LAUNCH Goodtime Studios-Basement,746 Swanston St,Carlton with David Egan (WA); Young Romantix; Asps+Michael Ozone; $5 / 8pm – late 
  • FUTURO GLOBAL – WAREHOUSE MELTDOWN by Uber Lingua Fourspace TBA, Fitzroy 9pm-5am
  • Gladiators dressup ‘N’  ’SMASH THE FUCK OUTTA EACH OTHER WITH BIG FOAM WEAPONS’ Haus Partycampbellstcoburg 5pm->
  • SUN-20-FEB:
  • “Never Forget You Are Going To Die” -CLOSING PARTY The Owl & the Pussycat Gallery  34 Swan St, Richmond 6-9pm
  • Nathan Gray Performance-Utopian Slumps,33guildfordLa.Melb 5-9pm
  • MON-21-FEB:
  • State Library Creative Fellowships information session and call-out  Information session Mon Feb 21, 6pm. Applications close Fri 25 March.  http://www.slv.vic.gov.au/creative-fellowships
  • TUE-22-FEB:
  • 137 Flinders Lane Gallery exhibition opening 5:30-7:30pm?
  • 45 downstairs flinders lane, 5-7pm
  • Sex Workers’ Digital Storytelling: A Screening of Short Films at The Baroness of Brunswick 7pm->
  • WED-23-FEB:
  • The Gift and the Curse opener  – RMIT School of Art Gallery, Bldg 2, Lvl 2, Bowen St 5-7pm
  • Cambridge studio opener 52 cambridge st collingwood 6-8pm
  • THUR-24-FEB:
  • Lomography presents Diana World Tour + Workshops-NoVacancy gallery QV blding 6-9pm? Don’t forget to rsvp to dwt@lomography.com.au with MELBOURNE in the subject line
  • ♥         O M F G L O L W T F B T W B R B (Happy Fucking Birthday God!)(Upstairs), GertrudeContempArtSpace 200 Gertrude St., Fitz 6-8pm
  • ♥         Plug N Play, kent st café,201 smith st 8:30pm->
  • ♥         counihan gallery opening: 233 sydney rd 6-8 pm
  • ♥           Kick opener 4peelSt,c’lgwd 6-8pm 
  • ♥         KOF gallery $2(.65) fundrai$er 7-11pm
  • ♥         Gould galleries opener ‘intersect’ Sth Yarra (270 toorak rd?) http://www.gouldgalleries.com
  • ♥         A very suggestible cinemaplex – ‘Dune’ 7:30pm at Brunswick Arts 2a lil breese st. In these troubled times, a trip back to 1984 is just the ticket – The planet is Arrakis, also known as Dune. David Lynch 80′s sci fi What’s not to love? If you’re still not sure: “He who controls the Spice, controls the universe!” and there’s beer & pizza too.
  • ♥         Free Whisky Tasting – Bunnahabhain 12yo Single Islay Malt Scotch Whisky @ Carwyn Cellars – 829a High st, Thornbury 8-10pm
  • ♥         Owl+Pussycat opener 34 swan st,Richmond 6-9pm
  • FRI-25-FEB:
  • ♥         Captain Ahab End of Irony Australian Edition Launch Tour  250211 Melbourne, Anytime Place, Ovens St, Brunswick + Barrage; B.A.A.D.D.D.; Horse MacGyver; more TBA  10pm til late $15   http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=126298380765834
  • ♥         HEAVY INNIT ft. DZ(USA) / ROSKA(UK) / FILTH COLLINS(SYD) + MORE brown alley585 Lonsdale 10pm-6am $35+ http://www.breakcore.com.au/forum/viewtopic.php?pid=37964#p37964
  • ♥         MUZAK 4 MUKATY High St Northcote. 7.30pm – For vegetarian food.First act starts at 8pm so don’t be late.Entry $15/$10  * COMBAT WOMBAT ACTUAL FACTUAL – ACE’s own MC Kaso with her 3 piece band.* JOHNNY MAC & MERIKI HOOD – Payback records.* MC OLLIE – Featuring his debut EP ‘Battlefield of distraction’. * SLEEPERCELL – Strut hop duo.* LESSON – Slam poet and hip hop emcee: UNITING CHURCH HALL, concession
  • SAT-26-FEB:
  • ♥         137 Flinders Lane gallery opener 1-3pm
  • ♥         Tolarno opener Lvl 4, 104 Exhibition St. 3-5pm www.tolarnogalleries.com
  • ♥         Carlton gardens bike ban 11:30am –>   Assemble on the grass on the corner of Carlton st and Nicholson St 12:00 am Form a backwards single file line streching down the Canning st Park enterance. 12:15am Proceed trying to walk backwards.MC Jon Bennett will be directing proceedings. He is a funny man.  Like all good insurrections we have some PRIZES:
  • ♥         CANARCHY at melb outdoors location TBA on day:   1=MISS TERRY; 2ADAM SMALL ;3CHWEN ;… 4:00 MISS RENEE; 5:00 CHUNK; 6BLITZCRAIG ; 7-PIK & MIX ; 8= BANKAI; 9=BUN-D.M.C; 10:00 NIK DIDGE; 11SUNKID; 12HEAVYWAIT N.C
  • ♥         Pimp My MUF2 opener!! 303 High St Northcote 6pm-> http://www.facebook.com/pages/FAD-Gallery/165477070132129#!/event.php?eid=176891288996122
  • ♥         KLUDGE opener  by Boon Fitzroy Gallery 274 Fitzroy st, 6-8pm http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=163961613656651  
  • ♥         Fitzroy Outdoor Cinema Atherton Oval, Napier street Fitz. At the bottom of the flats near the town hall. 6-10:30PM Come enjoy Many Moons choir, a Social Studio fashion parade, Massive hip hop choir, local short films + Bran Nue Day. Bring a rug pillow/Blanket. Eat crepes, popcorn, felafels, sausages or your own picnic      
  • ♥         Gig at  GERTRUDE CONTEMPORARY 200 gertrude st 3pm  front gallery snawklor, battery powered action, mini golf hi god ppl,penelopetrotter play jullianwilliams album launch?
  • ???   catherine asquith opener/ exhib 8-26feb – drinks 2-4pm 48 oxford st, c’lingwd.   ??? 
  • SUN-27-FEB:
  • ♥         Hobo Hifi’s Free Park Party Fitzroy Gardens 3-9pm  Please say you were walking through the park, heard some awesome music+decided to check it out.
  • ♥         Last Day o’Summer at NGV11Grollo Equiset Garden, NGV International 180 St Kilda Rd 12-6pm  Save the (second) last day of summer for a choice arvo of FREE live music with a Kiwi flavour to coincide with Unnerved: The New Zealand Project: http://ow.ly/3NNpr Think picnic rugs, tasty food drink, a RRR live broadcast +DJs in the dappled shade. Line-up12.45–1.30pm The Twerps…These Melbourne pop scallywags play their own brand of infectious pop, reminiscent of the 80s Flying Nun sound and 90s lo-fi. 2–4pm Live broadcast of RRR’s JVG Radio MethodA personally biased, thematically blended hotchpotch presented by the one and only Jonnie Von Goes.3.20–4pm The Frowning Clouds (during RRR live broadcast)With their head boppin’ 60s garage, freakbeat sounds straight from the heart, these five lads are here to knock the indie boys of today off their high horse and ride them into the sunset! 4.30–5.30pm Lawrence ArabiaThe sweet melodies of Kiwi indie superstar Lawrence Arabia have been described by the Sunday Age as ‘Melding tales of lost love and sunken ships with lush harmonies and lo-fi charm.’Plus RRR DJs Fee B Squared, Jonathan Alley and Richard Watts will pay homage to one of our nearest and dearest neighbours, with a selection of NZ inspired tunes throughout the day.
  • MON-28-FEB:
  • ♥         Imperial Panda’s Erotic Fan Fiction Super Gay Edition! The Wheeler Centre  6-7pm  http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=184114011611739
  • ♥         Sarah Curro’s Vol.3 violin n shit Book here <http://www.trybooking.com/8043> ($25/$15)Collingwood Gallery 292 Smith, <http://www.volumeconcert.com.au/>7pm->
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  • TUE-1-mARTch:
  • ♥         Arc1 opener 45flinders La. 6-8pm
  • ♥         Monthly Art Openers at Grumpy’s Green Bar 125 Smith St Fitzroy 6-9pm
  • ♥         debut performance: Mattress of Pagan Horror at Bar Open 317 brunswick St,Fitz 8:30-11:30pm w: • Nick McCorriston (ACT) (feedback, electronics &voice); Nic Tammens (guitar); Mattress of Pagan Horror, feat: Dominic Kavanagh (electronics) &Leo Kavanagh (drumkit); Axximilation, feat:Anna-lise+Pandie (drumkit, laptop, loops and voices)
  • WED-2-MAR:
  • ♥         www.PigmentGallery.com.au opening-Lvl 2 Nicholas Building 37 Swanston St (5:30pm/6pm-> ?)
  • ♥         Oh, it’s an eerie frost Husmann/Tschaeni Opening 6 to 8pm (lvl2,3-5 ?) Hosier Lane  http://www.citylightsprojects.com/
  • ♥         The Vanishing Point of History La Trobe University, Ground Floor, Glenn College, Bundoora Campus 6-8pm http://www.artabase.net/exhibition/2905-arlo-mountford
  • ♥         For Walls opener 34 franklin 6-8pm
  • THUR-3-MAR:
  • ♥         Pan gallery opener 144weston st, brnswk 6-8pm
  • ♥         Colour Factory 409-429 Gore St,Fitz ‘Space In Between’ opening by Jens Waldenmaier 6-8pm
  • ♥         Catherine Asquith opener 48oxfordSt,c’lngwd 6-8pm www.catherineasquithgallery.com
  • ♥         Obscura Gallery opener lvl1,285 Carlisle St,East St Kilda 6:30-8:30pm www.obscuragallery.com
  • ♥         NoNo-pener 14raglanSt,nthmelb 6-8pm http://nonogallery.org/
  • ♥          Off The Rails – Dubstep, Hip hop open mic and glitch bonanza ocation: Railway Hotel The Noise BarTime: 8:00PM Thursday, March 3rd
  • ♥          Racket 8- 3/3/11 @ miss libertines. 24franklin st, 7pm->
  • FRI-4-MAR:
  • ♥         Lindberg Galleries opener 2/289 Flinders Lane 6-8pm
  • ♥         Off the Kerb Gallery opener  66B Johnston St, Collingwood 6-9pm
  • ♥         BSG opener 322 brnswk st, 6-8pm
  • ♥         Sutton gallery 254brnswk st, or young st? 6-8
  • ♥         Iron Lung Aust Tour 2011. Arthouse w// Extortion, Internal Rot, Dead Boomers
  • SAT-5-MAR:
  • ♥         Racket & Espionage Feat. Mount Kimbie, Lorn, Dizz1 & more TBA Revolt Melbourne Artspace, 12 Elisabeth St Kensington 2pm->
  • ♥         Karen Woodbury Gallery opener,4 Albert St Richmond 3-5pm
  • ♥         Hello My Name Is ft. DJ Delay at Mercat Cross Hotel ($5 Before 12, $10 after) 10pm – 1am local support …unsoundbwoy; livewire; wanklerotaryengine; foundation stepper; Expect Balkan Beat, Dancehall, Cumbia, Kuduro, Global Bass, Funk Carioca, Juke, Jungle.
  • SUN-6-MAR:
  • ♥         Iron Lung w// Agents of Abhorrence, Bloody Hammer, Circuits at Black Goat Coburg
  • ♥         SYDNEY ROAD STREET PARTY – the bestus FESTY-VILLE!!
  • ♥         Iron Lung w// Agents of Abhorrence, Bloody Hammer, Circuits at Black Goat Coburg, time?
  • TUE-8-MAR:
  • ♥         Underground Arts Park, 44 Harnsworth St Collingwood. 6pm-> Tags: LMFF the social studio ethical fashion parade party mana couture  http://thesocialstudio.tumblr.com/post/3037661147/fashion-event#
  • ♥         3CR international womens day gig -smith st – nr vic
  • WED-9-MAR:
  • ♥         Lost Dogs Home art fundraiser Somewhere Store, Level 2, Royal Arcade, 314 Little Collins St,Opening Wed Mar 9, from 6pm.
  • THUR-10-MAR:
  • ♥         One Five Faction is hosting the after party for Just Another Female Skateboard Competition 3,  6-8pm FOOTSCRAY?
  • ♥         IN HERE:OUT THERE – Phoenix the Street Artist exhibition Surface POP- UP exhibition/shop 11-13 Carlisle st, St.Kilda 6-8pm
  • FRI-11-MAR:
  • ♥         Grouse Party @ THE CORNISH ARMS 163a Sydney Road, Brunswick $10 on the door, 9pm – 3am
  • ♥         1am: ANN OMINOUS (+ ROMY US Tour Farewell Party); 11pm: CUTEFACE KILLAH & CARL COCKS (+ Godzilla & Mummy Complex); 9pm: ; SOOKIE SMACKHOUSE   http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=188973911124905&notif_t=event_invite#!/event.php?eid=192359644120420
  • SUN-13-MAR:
  • ♥         BOAT PARTY Feat Chasing Shadows (UK) & Hexadecimal (UK)  at 5pm at Central Pier, docklands $40
  • TUE-15-MAR:
  • ♥         L17 gallery (Sthern X uni) Level 17 Art Space, Victoria University, Melbourne (15 March – 8 April, 2011)
  • THUR-17-MAR:
  • ♥          LEAPMAG.COM exhib opener / launch - 1000£ Bend 361 little Lonsdale St
  • ♥         NoNo gallery opener 14raglan st, nth melb 6-8pm
  • ♥         SeanWhelan opener at FedSq/Atrium noVacancy 6-9pm  Sean will be followed at the Project Space by solo shows from Miso and Cat Rabbit.
  •  FRI-18-MAR:
  • ♥         Brunswick Arts Space 2a little Breese st, brnswk 6-9pm  http://www.brunswickarts.com.au/upcoming.html
  •  SAT-19-MAR:
  • ♥         5/29 tinning street presents SILO 6-10pm
  • THUR-24-MAR:
  • ♥         NoNo-pener 14raglanSt,nthmelb 6-8pm http://nonogallery.org/
  • SAT-26-MAR:
  • ♥        Drawn From Fashion exhib at Shed4, Docklands both Saturday & Sunday March 26-27th 10am-5pm Free  http://drawnfromfashion.com.au/where-and-when/
  • ♥         Applecore Backyard Festival-Pender St, Thornbury -opens 12pm.$15 on the door. The best of all the cores, Applecore brings the likes of Screamfeeder, The Ancients, New Zealand’s The Blueness and several other great bands to a humble backyard in Thornbury
  • FRI-1-APR:
  • Brunswick Arts Space 2a little Breese st, brnswk 6-9pm  http://www.brunswickarts.com.au/upcoming.html
  •  TUE-5-APR:
  • 45 downstairs,flindersLa 5-7pm
  • SAT-14-MAY:
  • DISORDER & CRACK: SMURF, XYLOCAINE, DEP AFFECT, MALADROIT, HELLRAISER, SILO, SPINECODE, SPEEDLOADER, DISTURBER
  • *********BY wed 30 march: NEED YOUR IDEAS FOR A NEW EXHIBITION –  PLACE GALLERY 20 Tennyson St,Richmond – Opening=April 2nd,