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The Melbourne Fair

BY The Melbourne Fair | 29-Sep-2017
The Melbourne Fair. Antique 20th Century Art Deco Vintage. 23rd November to 26th November. Caulfield Racecourse. Over 60 of Australia’s best 20th Century, Art Deco, Vintage and Antique dealers with thousands of pieces. Vintage fashion, bags and jewellery from the 20s to Designer today, names like Dior, Ceil Chapman (Marilyn’s favourite designer) and Chanel. Exhibition showcasing Decades of Vintage Evening gowns from the 20s onwards. Great fashion parades showcasing evening dresses and ballgowns from all eras and film of catwalk parades from houses like Dior in the 1950s. Tickets for The Melbourne Fair are now on sale, starting from $10 for concession, $15 general day admission to $30 for the opening night. Opening Night Thursday 23rd November 6-9pm, Friday 24th November 11-6pm, Saturday 25th November 10-6pm, Sunday 26th November 10-5pm

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Floration art Exhibition

BY Robet Ewing | 28-Sep-2017
Floration is an exhibtion of new artworks by Robert Ewing at Turner Galleries Engine Room 1

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THE GRAND FINAL AND AMANDA ADDAMS AUCTIONS-2 GREAT EVENTS IN OCTOBER

BY AMANDA ADDAMS AUCTIONS | 27-Sep-2017
Amanda Addams Auctions – Monday 2nd October 2017- Auction starts 6-30 pm. Viewing Saturday 30th 11am to 4 pm. Monday 2nd -12 noon to 6 pm
Includes the estates: Estates: Ivanhoe East, Williamstown, Bangholme, Balwyn North, Wantirna, and Montmorency, Oak Park, Ashwood, Kew, Hawthorn, Canterbury, St Marks Community Centre, Collingwood. Contents of collector's collections: Includes the Estate of Susan Payne, COME IN AND VIEW ON GRAND FINAL DAY AND WATCH THE GRAND FINAL AS WELL

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Piaf and Aznavour: Songs From the Pavement - 3-8 October, The Butterfly Club

BY Evan Lever | 23-Sep-2017
A seductive play which delves into Piaf's little known relationship with Charles Aznavour. Before they would come to define the very image of the French chanteuse and chanter, Edith and Charles were were children of the pavement, busking on the street corners of Montmartre.

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2018 Morocco Painting Tour with BERNARD OLLIS

BY Rita Lazauskas - Amazigh Cultural Tours Morocco | 22-Sep-2017
Marrakech & the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair + Atlas Mountains – Skoura Oasis – Essaouira. Renowned artist and teacher Bernard Ollis will lead a 12 day Painting Tour that includes the inaugural Marrakech 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair and a 12 day journey through the landscape of Morocco!

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Call for entries - Stanthorpe Art Prize 2018

BY Michelle Conkas | 18-Sep-2017
Entries are now open for the 2018 Stanthorpe Art Prize. The Stanthorpe Art Prize, established in 1972, is the second oldest art competition in Queensland and is open to both emerging and professional artists. Artists have the chance of winning one of the several categories, with prizes totalling $40 000, including the $25 000 major prize.

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If You See Her, Say Hello and Ladychoir - Melbourne Fringe 2017

BY If You See Her, Say Hello and Ladychoir | 05-Sep-2017
You called, we answered. Two Melbourne-based contemporary choir collectives, together for the first time, in an exquisitely powerful, unapologetically ambitious, sinfully romantic celebration of the dynamic impact of voice, community, creative intimacy and collaboration.

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Floating Land 2017

BY Noosa Regional Gallery | 01-Sep-2017
Floating Land is a five-week arts festival of exhibitions, events and workshops in nature about nature, the highlight of which are the sculptures created in outdoor natural settings. Its aim is to leave no mark on the environment but only to make an impression on the people who visit.

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Life on the edge by Nicola Moss

BY Noosa Regional Gallery | 01-Sep-2017
Nicola Moss, works on paper meld something of how we value nature, while making visible life’s vital energy. A world view is revealed where nature, culture, lifestyle and well-being are inseparably entwined

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The women behind Melbourne label Two Threads

BY Anastasia McInerney / RMIT journalism student | 31-Aug-2017
Meet design duo Karen Fennell and Sally Anderson, the bowerbirds behind the Melbourne womenswear label. #TwoThreads @TwoThreads @twothreadsclothing #twothreads #melbourne #label #upcycled #ethical

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TOPOLOGY @ TWENTY

BY Heapsaflash | 24-Nov-2017
Topology Celebrates 20 Years With Anniversary Album Release 'TWENTY' Aria nominated Topology celebrate 20 years this year and are releasing a commemorative album called TWENTY. Saturday 2 December, 7.30pm (1997-2007) - Saturday 9 December, 7.30pm (2008-2017). Renowned for their expansive sound and prolific collaborations, the 1990s saw Brisbane come to know Topology both through their original compositions as well as their adventurous re-imaginings of popular music. Topology’s energetic performances decimated traditional musical boundaries, injecting elements of chamber music, pop, jazz, electronica, orchestral and progressive rock into their distinctive sound. Performing in small bars, backyards and lounge rooms, the quintet flourished in the Brisbane underground new music scene of 1997.

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Eva Ericksen ~ Photography Exhibition Fundraiser for Mary's House in Sydney

BY BY MICKIE WITH HUMANITYPORTRAITS.COM | 23-Nov-2017
Eva Ericksen ~ Photography Exhibition Fundraiser for Mary's House. “Humanity Portraits” By Eva Ericksen. This 2 day event is still looking for sponsors from all around the world to come together. If you will donate to the production of this event at the website below. Any amount will qualify you to be entered in our raffle. All donations go to Mary's House - A shelter in the Lower North Shore of Sydney supporting women and their children who need help because of domestic violence.

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YAJA 2017 Winners Announced

BY Young Art Journalism News Feed + Awards | 23-Nov-2017
Thanks to our committed Judging Panel members, the results are in. This year YAJA has been enhanced by another category to recognise students who embrace the use of digital media to further engage with readers who are interested in all things Arts & Culture - the YAJA target audience.

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Barbara and The Camp Dogs

BY Kabuku PR | 22-Nov-2017
To bring 2017 to a close, Belvoir, in association with Vicki Gordon Music Productions (Barefoot Divas), will present the world premiere of Barbara and the Camp Dogs, a bold new production featuring original songs co-written by and starring Ursula Yovich

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Collector’s Choice Exhibition 2017

BY Artsite Gallery | 22-Nov-2017
Collecto's Choice 2017 is our annual celebration to thank our gallery supporters and the artists we have exhibited throughout the year.

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A Mask Unlike the Face • Portrait Paintings Exhibition of Adel Sadodin • d’Angers Gallery • Semnan-Iran

BY Farzad Shariatpanahi | 22-Nov-2017
It is our pleasure and honor to welcome you to the opening of ‘A Mask Unlike the Face', a solo portrait paintings exhibition by Adel Sadodin, at d’Aangers Gallery in Semnan-Iran

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Interlude Writer's Program Call Out • 2018

BY Interlude Gallery | 21-Nov-2017
The Interlude Writer’s Program is now calling out for 2018! CALL OUT DEADLINE: 5 DECEMBER 12:00 AM

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Miracle City

BY Cinnamon Watson Publicity | 21-Nov-2017
Discover one of Musical Theatre’s best kept secrets with Nick Enright and Max Lambert’s Australian made masterpiece, Miracle City.

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AEORA | Need You

BY Small FRY | 21-Nov-2017
Need You by Aeora co-written with LANKS, produced by Haxx

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Geert Goiris présente Peak Oil, projet photographique sur le paysage industriel

BY L'art en plus | 21-Nov-2017
L’artiste belge Geert Goiris s’est rendu tout au long de l’année 2017 sur 12 sites industriels de Rubis Terminal (filiale du groupe Rubis), couvrant l’ensemble des dépôts en Europe, afin de développer une série photographique, intitulée Peak Oil, sur le thème du paysage industriel contemporain. The Belgian artist Geert Goiris traveled throughout 2017 to 12 industrial sites of Rubis Terminal (a subsidiary of the Rubis Group), covering all of the depots in Europe, in order to develop a photographic series, entitled Peak Oil, on the theme of the contemporary industrial landscape.

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Reception: The Musical goes out with a ding!

BY Bethany Simons | 20-Nov-2017
Hold the phone! Following sold out seasons and a national tour, 'Reception: The Musical' will play at The Butterfly Club, Melbourne for two shows only. This award winning cabaret comedy is the ultimate celebration of administration...

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Now you can join us for ArtSHINE @ SURTEX in New York May 2018.

BY Mickie : National Manager for ArtSHINE | 20-Nov-2017
Have you ever wanted to have your artwork reach thousands of people? Have you ever wanted to become a full-time artist doing what you love? Now you can join us for ArtSHINE @ SURTEX in New York May 2018. International Submissions open now.

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The School of Hard Knocks invites you to celebrate Social Inclusion Week with us at Merry & Bright, Sunday 26 Nov at Deakin Edge

BY CarolineK | 20-Nov-2017
Join Founding Artistic Director Dr Jonathon Welch AM, our 350 voice massed ‘Absolutely Everybody’ choir and special guests at our final spectacular concert in 2017! Conducted and compered by Jonathon, Merry & Bright also features Liane Keegan, one of Australia’s great legends of opera, XL ARTS, the Choir of Hard Knocks, THECHO!R and the Footscray Yarraville City Band, conducted by Phillipa Edwards! The massed 'Absolutely Everybody' choir is drawn from choirs in the School’s choral program, including the Voices of Casey, Latrobe Valley Community Choir, Voices of Frankston, Choir of Opportunity, Voices of Alfred, Western Health Singers and All Together Choir and our Absolutely Everybody Brisbane choir. Come Connect Collaborate and Celebrate with us!!! We would LOVE to see everyone there. Limited tickets available, $25 for adults and $20 for concession. #SIW17 @SOHKnocks

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undergroundLOVERS ‘Every Sign’ Tour On Sale!

BY Wiking PR | 20-Nov-2017
UndergroundLOVERS continue to celebrate the success of their latest album, Staring at You Staring at Me, with the release of their new single ‘Every Sign’ and tour of the same name.

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Anti Heroine

BY Heather Bloom | 19-Nov-2017
Are you sick of Beyoncé getting all the good film roles? Melbourne starlet, Heather Bloom returns with her sophomore production “Anti-Heroine” this December. From wannabe Mom-agers, Fairy Godmothers and super villains. Who will end up with the role of a lifetime and give even Beyoncé a run for her money? Join in on your favourite Disney songs, like you’ve never heard them before as Heather ruins your childhood memories with her unique spin on old-fashioned fairy tales.#Disney #Cabaret #Comedy #Villain #Princess #Theatre #Musical

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International Directors’ and Trainers’ Colloquium to celebrate its 25th edition in January 2018, Berlin

BY World Theatre Training Institute AKT-ZENT/ITI | 17-Nov-2017
Theatre directors and trainers from across the world will once again be gathering in Berlin in January for the now yearly International Directors' and Trainers' Colloquium, which this year is celebrating its 25th edition and will have as its theme 'The New Role of the Role'.

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Invitation to the Opening Celebration of MECH-MANIA Exhibition

BY Jonathon Miller | 17-Nov-2017
Opening Celebration on December 7th from 7.30 - 9.30 pm @ the L A U R E N T Gallery, 115 Thistlethwaite St, South Melbourne

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Invitation to the Opening Celebration of CONCENTRIC UNITY - JINTAKA-JUKU Exhibition

BY L A U R E N T Gallery | 17-Nov-2017
Exhibition Opening Celebration Thursday December 7th from 7.30 - 9.30 pm @ the L A U R E N T Gallery, 115 Thistlethwaite St, South Melbourne.

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Dalli @ The Workers Club - Nov 22

BY Heapsaflash | 17-Nov-2017
Having spent the last year busking full time in Melbourne’s CBD, Brisbane-born Dalli is proud to release his debut single ‘Who Are You’ on October 3. Spanning lush electronic elements and emotionally textured vocals, ‘Who Are You’ is a solemn and celebratory psalm to the immovable sense of self within, untethered from external forces.

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Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency present Culture Matters exhibition with five Aboriginal youth artists at Besser Space - 17 & 18 November

BY Sarah Guppy - This Much Talent | 17-Nov-2017
Culture Matters exhibition, is the culmination of six months of workshops with four Aboriginal young people Emily, Levi, Mya, and Rebecca as part of the VACCA Art Mentoring Project 2017.

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Allegri Ensemble in Hobart: Sing Lullaby

BY C.Miller | 16-Nov-2017
Allegri Ensemble presents: SING LULLABY - Glorious Choral Music for Christmas. Allegri Ensemble, directed by Andrew Bainbridge, is pleased to present its final program for 2017, “Sing Lullaby”.

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'Under the Same Moon' X'mas exhibition by Vermilion Art

BY Vermilion Art | 16-Nov-2017
Crossover between Fashion & Art exhibition on this Christmas season

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Lies, Lies and Propaganda’s in association with bAKEHOUSE Theatre Co. Presents A Christmas Carol

BY Kabuku PR | 16-Nov-2017
Lies, Lies and Propaganda will present Charles Dickens’ classic, A Christmas Carol, at the Kings Cross Theatre contrasting the classic Victorian ghost story with the modern Theatre.

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PACT SALON: Bad

BY Kabuku PR | 16-Nov-2017
PACT Centre for Emerging Artists and Cope Street Collective will present an exciting showcase of performance, theatre and art. @PACTSydney @PACT_sydney

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‘AFRIKA – THE WILD’ by Ken and Michelle Dyball @ Black Eye Gallery: Opens 16th of November

BY Mickie | 16-Nov-2017
‘AFRIKA – THE WILD’ will be the international first time showing by photographers Ken and Michelle Dyball. The images have been selected from a vast archive of work shot over a ten-year period whilst the couple resided in Africa. Unlike most ‘visiting’ image makers of Africa, the Dyball’s knowledge and connection to the land is apparent through their unique and unrepeatable images.

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The Photography of Stavros Pippos

BY State Library of South Australia | 16-Nov-2017
See the beauty of South Australia captured through the lens of photographer Stavros Pippos. Seven years in the making, this exhibition will feature landscapes and still life images.

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Merry and Bright Brisbane

BY Mike Cannon | 15-Nov-2017
Christmas music, exciting music, something for you, whatever your kind of music! Join the fabulous voices of the Absolutely Everybody Brisbane Choir, Rhythm of Life Music Theatre Troupe, StreetBeat Junk Percussion Team and more. Come along on Friday 8 December 7pm at The Edge. Great entertainment presented by and supporting the incredible team at the School of Hard Knocks.

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The Fabulous Singlettes and MEMO Music Hall Combine Forces For Five Fabulous Nights

BY Sassy Red PR | 15-Nov-2017
For FIVE SHOWS ONLY this coming February one of Australia's greatest exports is hitting the stage at MEMO Music Hall in St Kilda. #TheFabulousSinglettes #MemoMusicHall

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International call for event coordinators of Woman Scream Festival 2018

BY Women Poets International Movement MPI | 15-Nov-2017
The Women Poets International Movement extends a new invitation to volunteer coordinators of events for global chain of the Woman Scream Festival

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32nd day • Yeliz Yorulmaz & Baki Kocaballi • Closing Feast

BY Interlude Gallery | 14-Nov-2017
Interlude Gallery invites you to the closing event for our current exhibition 32nd Day by Sydney based artists Yeliz Yorulmaz & Baki Kocaballi. Join the artists over drinks and food to discuss this engaging exhibition. The duo will be reflecting on political tactics of control and demagogic turmoil. Current political strategies are superfluous, an empty vessel of obsolete ideologies.

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water + wisdom Australia India at RMIT Gallery

BY RMIT Gallery | 14-Nov-2017
Drawing on extensive research by experts from India and Australia, 'water + wisdom Australia India' presents a poetic dimension on ancient wisdom regarding water management in both continents, as seen through the work of visual artists, creative writers and researchers who have incorporated these issues into their work.

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MUSIC PASSPORT: TARGET COUNTRY - AIR’S INSIGHT INTO GERMANY

BY Wiking PR | 14-Nov-2017
As part of the Victorian Government’s $22.2 million Music Works industry development program, Creative Victoria and the Australian Independent Record Labels Association (AIR) is launching Music Passport a three-year program focusing on a new Target Country each year.

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Lonely Hunter - Print Store Now Open

BY Richard Johnston | 13-Nov-2017
Award winning photographer Richard Johnston officially launches his new online print store featuring a collection of highly anticipated prints from his latest expedition through Africa.

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One week to go to Australian Songbook, Sunday 19th November, Collingwood Town Hall!!

BY CarolineK | 13-Nov-2017
Don't miss this special concert of popular, new and contemporary Australian music!!! Performed by THECHO!R, Melbourne’s most exciting non-auditioned choir, conducted by Dr Jonathon Welch AM AND our Special Guests, Deborah Cheetham AO and Dhungala Children’s Choir. Limited tickets are left!! BOOK NOW and support the Dhungala Children's Choir. #OZSongbook #ausmusicmonth @choir_man @THECHO!R @deborahcheetham

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Coburg Night Market

BY Coburg Night Market | 13-Nov-2017
With only two weeks until the much-loved Coburg Night Market throws open its gates on Friday November 24, the food trucks and drink-slingers are getting their offerings ready for festive revellers.

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VCA Visual Art Short Courses now open for enrolments!

BY VCA & MCM Short Courses | 13-Nov-2017
The Victorian College of the Arts suite of short courses in visual art, drawing and painting foundations, advanced drawing and painting and extended practice are now available for enrolments!

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OPEN STUDIOS, annual event featuring Printmaking and Painting

BY Lisa Sewards | 12-Nov-2017
STUDIO #Artist Proof opens its doors once a year providing an insight into the visual arts practice of Printmakers and Painters Trudy Rice, Lisa Sewards and Anastasia Nikakis.

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AUSTRALIAN REVELATIONS NOVEMBER

BY Revelation Perth International Film Festival | 12-Nov-2017
Revelation Perth International Film Festival in association with Breaking Banter proudly present a celebration of Australian film - past present and future - through a program of monthly screenings. This month Australian Revelations presents the Perth premiere of Namatjira Project. In light of the recent court decision, this is a highly topical film.

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Geon • Group Exhibition • Interlude Gallery

BY Isabel Rouch | 11-Nov-2017
We welcome you to the opening of 'Geon', a group exhibition by Yves Lee, Luke O’Connor, Kalanjay Dhir and Bella A Taylor, at Interlude Gallery

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Ethno Folk Orchestra @ Mullum Music Festival

BY Heapsaflash | 10-Nov-2017
After their joyous performance last year, The Ethno Folk Orchestra is back to celebrate our 10th anniversary party this November. Get ready for the return of this festive and spirited multi-lingual journey of toe tapping folk tunes from the UK, Europe, Africa, the middle East, across the Pacific and right here in Australia.

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