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Presented by Nic Brunsdon as part of Melbourne Design Week
27 May 2024
ArchitectureBooking RequiredConversationFree
Toilet Stories
RMIT Interior Design
23-24 May 2024
EducationFreeInstallation
Artists’ Syllabus: Jenna Lee
Melbourne Art Library
24 Feb 2024
FreeMelbourne Art Library
Anthony’s Nose
Olivia Fisher
15-17 Feb 2024
ActivityFreeInstallationPublic ArtSound
Sick Rose
Jen Valender
23 Feb 2024
FreeInstallationPerformanceProjectionSculptureVideo
Disciplines & Mediums
Analiese Fort
11-14 Dec 2023
FreeInstallationSculpture
War in Cities
International Committee of the Red Cross, Marwa Charmand
14-26 Nov 2023
ExhibitionFree
Distribution Forum: Independent and alternative libraries in Naarm
Melbourne Art Library
8 Nov 2023
FreeMelbourne Art Library
Artists’ Syllabus: Scotty So
Scotty So, Melbourne Art Library
29 Nov 2023
FreeMelbourne Art Library
Artists’ Syllabus: Jessie French
Jessie French, Melbourne Art Library
4 Nov 2023
FreeMelbourne Art Library
Animal/God — Performance
Tony Yap
24 Nov 2023
DanceFreePerformance
Public Art Park ’23
Testing Grounds
7-22 Oct 2023
All AgesFreePAP'23Public ArtPublic Art Park
Gudskul Knowledge Market
Gudskul Collective for Collective Polyphony Festival
30 Sep 2023
collectiveCollective PolyphonyFreeResearchTalks
The Market Research
Dan Koop
2-23 Sep 2023
FreeMarketPerformanceResearchResidencyTalk
EOI(AU)
EOI(AU) – Eitan Ritz, Ollie Cox & Imogen Cygler
1-30 Sep 2023
FreePerformancePublic ArtResidency
(Un)Home: Being-towards-place
Chinese Museum Arts Collective for Collective as part of Polyphony Festival
9-30 Sep 2023
Chinese Museum Arts CollectiveCollective PolyphonyFreeSite Takeover
Artists’ Syllabus: Ruth Höflich
Ruth Höflich
16 Sep 2023
FreeMelbourne Art Library
Artists’ Syllabus: Ying Ang
Ying Ang, Melbourne Art Library
20 Aug 2023
FreeMelbourne Art Library
Artificial Memory: A Twist of the Reality
Didi Chi & Yuzhen Cheng
22 Jul to 5 Aug 2023
ExperimentalFreePublic ArtResearch
Market Full of Dreams
Matthew Fung
14-18 Jun 2023
FreePublic Art
Put Out
Sophia Cussell & Ethan Morse
1 Jun to 6 Jul 2023
FreePerformancePublic ArtWorkshop
De and Re
Finn Stewart & Lilly Skipper
31 May to 30 Jul 2023
FreePublic ArtResearchResidency
How Will I Remember
Ming Liew
8-22 Jun 2023
ExhibitionFilmFreeProjection
Saturday Experiments: 9
That Changes
1-22 Jul 2023
FreePerformanceProjectionPublic Art
Saturday Experiments: Trance Forms
Tony Yap
3 Jun to 8 Jul 2023
DanceFreePerformancePublic Art
Saturday Experiments: Shower Thots
Jonathan Homsey
13 May to 3 Jun 2023
FreePerformancePublic Art
Shaping the World With Urban Activation, Public Arts and Placemaking
Jingwen (Jina) He
23 May 2023
#MDW23FreeResearchTalks
Silent Army Reading Room
Silent Army
12-20 May 2023
Booking RequiredFreeLibraryResearchResidency
Perspectives Exhibition
Collective Futures
20-28 May 2023
#MDW23Booking RequiredFreeTalks
The PARAsocial Antholozine Vol: 4 Everything’s Uncomfortable
Sean Randolph Bedford Whitlock
20-22 Apr 2023
AIAll AgesFree
Iftar @ Testing Grounds
SalamFest
12 Apr 2023
All AgesFree
Met(ric Tonne of Waste) Gala
Fast Fashun
3 May 2023
All AgesFreePerformanceWorkshop
Two weeks
Josh V.E.
27 Mar to 9 Apr 2023
ExhibitionFree
Melbourne Gig Workers Meetup
Andrew Copolov
8-14 May 2023
FreeMeetupResearch
Put Out
Sara Cowdell and Rowand Taylor
12 Feb to 30 Mar 2023
ExperimentalFreePerformance
Beneath the City
Julia Herfurth and Scott Lewis
23-26 Feb 2023
ExhibitionFreeResidency
For The Blue Of It All
Holly Goodridge, Uswa Qureshi, China Paul
15-23 Feb 2023
All AgesFreeInstallationPublic Art
Theatre Laboratory
Luke Macaronas
7-28 Feb 2023
FreeResearchTheatreWorkshop
Not as simple as it sounds –concerto–
Curator: Sara Cowdell
1-11 Feb 2023
FreeMidsumma FestivalPerformancePublic Art
House of Fast Fashun
Fast Fashun x Midsumma
14 Jan 2023
All AgesFreeMidsumma FestivalPerformanceWorkshop
The Valerie Hexibition
James Welsby x Midsumma
11 Jan 2023
All AgesExhibitionFreeMidsumma FestivalPerformance
Places of Worship
The Huxleys x Midsumma
25 Jan 2023
All AgesFreeMidsumma FestivalPerformance
Hands on Ceramics
Jade Thorsen
26 Nov 2022
All AgesFreeWorkshop
Trashmas
Fast Fashun
17 Dec 2022
All AgesArtFreePerformance
Regionality: EYE University Award Exhibition 
Testing Grounds
10-21 Nov 2022
AwardsFreePublic Art
Testing Grounds Opening Party
Testing Grounds
26 Nov 2022
All AgesFreeLive musicMarketPerformancePublic Art
Drag Storytime
The Wheeler Centre
5 Nov 2022
All AgesFreePerformancePublic Art
Exhibition: One / One
Lilly Skipper & Finn Stewart
27 Oct to 3 Nov 2022
All AgesFreePublic ArtResidencyStudio
Public Art Park ’22
Testing Grounds
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreePerformancePublic ArtSculptureWorkshop
Rule To The Power Of Two
Madi Whyte
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Solar Powered Interactive Percussive Robotics
Dylan Martorell
22 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePerformancePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Hurricane Drop
Malvika Satelkar
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Look Up!
Kate Hunter
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Scopaesthesia
Remi Cady Freer
17-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Solar Active
Lauren Simmonds
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Over-Writing
Nicholas Burridge
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
OFFENSIVE ARCHITECTURE
Mark du Potiers
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Testing Oven
Veronica Tran, Gabriela Garcia, Julia Bertolaso & Sarah Muir-Smith
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art ParkResearch
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Temitope Adesina
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Lomiga Lua: i Luga ‘o le Moana (Issue Two: Over the Ocean)
Leitu Bonnici
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Translumia
Emma x Zhang
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
The Public Ball
Dylan Thorn
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
DC Style Fylez: DIY Fashion Runway
DC Style Fylez
15 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePerformancePublic ArtPublic Art Park
DADATACTICISM
ROARAWAR FEARTATA
22 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePerformancePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Slow Park
Chaco Kato
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Superorganism
Andy Miller & Saskia Schut
21 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art ParkWorkshop
Frank & Tomaat Test the Grounds
Iris Elgar and Valentina Emerald
23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePerformancePublic ArtPublic Art Park
AKOUMATIC
HISS
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
A Manual For A Place
Sandra Flores
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Shroud of Remembrance
Larissa Linnell and Eva Abbinga
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
THE DE(SIGNS)
Joy Zhou and Irene Li
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Haptic Landscapes
Spread Art Not Viruses
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Collective Breathing Circle
Jessica Tanto
15-16 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
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Lilly Skipper
16 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
All That Has A Birth Has A Death
Fiz Eustance
13 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Pride At Play
Xavier Ho, Remedios Perez Escobar & Natalie Tran
13-23 Oct 2022
All AgesFreeMelbourne FringePublic ArtPublic Art Park
Open Studio
Testing Grounds
30-31 Jul 2022
CompostingDesignFamilyFreePublic ArtTheatre
Creative Development Sheds: Life & Dirt
DIRT Artlab
8-31 Jul 2022
All AgesFreeResidencyStudio
Food Cultures
Collective Territories
18 Jun 2022
All AgesFoodFreeTalk
Creative Development Shed Residency Exhibition
4 Jun 2022
All AgesFree
Hands On Isolation
Panic Room Gallery
30 Apr 2022
All AgesCraftFree
Testing Grounds Summer Emporium
10 Dec 2021 to 8 Mar 2022
All AgesDance PartyFreePerformanceRegistration Required
Moreland City Band Phoenix Project
26 Feb 2022
All AgesFreePerformance
Drop by and Draw
Council St Life Drawing
24 Feb 2022
All AgesFree
Roman Tucker Plays The Piano
8 Feb 2022
FreePerformanceRegistration RequiredSummer Emporium
Pop-up Seaweed Library
Lichen Kelp
28 Jan 2022
All AgesFree
Avant-garde Christmas wrapping
TenFingerz & Sebastian Berto
23 Dec 2021
FreePublic Artwork
Ninja Parkour Warrior Workshop
Melbourne In Motion
16 Dec 2021
All AgesFree
Yo CiTY! Connect
Melbourne Music Week
11 Dec 2021
All AgesFreePerformanceRegistration Required

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