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Poppy Elixir – Citrus Knightshade – Sarah Jäckle

Soma – Brunswick, 421 Sydney Road, Brunswick

Poppy Elixir
Citrus Knightshade
Sarah Jäckle

Poppy Elixir?s paintings explore the fluctuations and variance of intimacy through the depiction of intense human interaction and

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Dale Frank at Neon Parc

June 30 – August 12

Opening Friday 30 June 6.00pm

Neon Parc is delighted to announce the opening of new work by one of Australia’s most critically acclaimed and widely respected contemporary artists,

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Exhibit in Home

Applications close 24 July 2017

Are you an artist who arrived in Australia as a refugee after 1 January 1990? Artists with a refugee or asylum seeker background are invited to apply to exhibit in Home, which

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Yarra Annual Grants

‘Constance on the Edge’

VICSEG New Futures would like to invite you to our Refugee Week event
The Film Screening of – ‘Constance on the Edge’

This year for Refugee Week, VICSEG New Futures is

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City of Melbourne Grants

Applications close 29 May 2017

Each year the City of Melbourne supports and celebrates its overwhelmingly creative and talented community through its annual arts grants program.

Grants of up to $20,000 are open to artists and creatives across all disciplines – including performance, new media music, dance, theatre and visual art.

Arts grants are available

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New Cafe at Robinson Reserve Neighbourhood House

Join us for the launch of our Coffee Cart!
Come down on Friday June 2, from 11am ? 12pm for coffee samples and a morning tea!
All are welcome to celebrate

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A Plus Market

Counihan Gallery Artist Talk

Image: Bridget Hillebrand. Floodlines 2017. Linocut, dimensions variable. Courtesy the artist

Artists Respond: Critical and Creative Responses to a Changing Planet
Wednesday 17 May, 6.30 ? 8 pm

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Image Credit: Ria Green & Aliça Bryson-Haynes The Golden Opportunity Shop at Alpha60, 2015 Craft Window Walk

Craft Cubed Festival is Craft?s annual celebration of the

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Spoken Word Night School: Reviewing with Bonny Cassidy

Melbourne Spoken Word is proud to host this workshop on reviewing with Bonny Cassidy, with the idea to help arm people with the skills to more critically review spoken word.


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Testing Grounds x Fringe Festival

Applications close 15 May 2017

Testing Grounds will curate a multi-disciplinary Fringe Festival (14th Sep-1st October) program of visual art, new media art, live-art, dance and performance

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Commoning Ground: Mixed-format community workshop and public forum

Wednesday April 26th
Doors open 6.30pm

The Asian Australian Democracy Caucus (AADC) in partnership with The Good Room (East Brunswick) is presenting Commoning Ground a mixed-format

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Multicultural Festival and Events

Applications close 10 April 2017

The Multicultural Festivals and Events program encourages participation of the whole Victorian community in festivals and events to celebrate and embrace our vibrant multicultural

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Melbourne Puppetry Festival

Applications close 21 April 2017

The Melbourne Festival of Puppetry will return to La Mama’s theatres in 4th – 9th July 2017. Co-curated by Lemony S Puppet Theatre and La Mama Theatre and supported by The City of Melbourne, the festival will host a children’s program during the day and a night program for adult audiences. New to the 2017 festival will be the ‘Avenue of Booths’, which, as the name suggests, is an avenue of puppet booths filling the La Mama forecourt and presenting 10 minute shows in each booth.

Their definition of ‘what make as a puppet show’ is very wide.

Non-traditional approaches to the form are encouraged. Cross-discipline works are also encouraged. All types of

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Winner Announced for New Public Art Commission at Jewell Station

Local artist Fleur Summers has been selected for a new public art commission at Jewell Station in Brunswick, which is being transformed by developer Neometro and State Government

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The Comedy of Errors

Come on a whirlwind ride of mistaken identities, assumed personas, and wild mishaps in The Comedy of Errors at Siteworks this March

This hilarious new production

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EOIs for ArtPlay New Ideas Lab

Applications close 31 March 2017

 ArtPlay New Ideas Lab supports proposals between $5000 to $20,000 (artists’ fee together with consumable materials and specialist equipment).

They welcome new ideas from artists of all disciplines for creative projects where children and/or families are co-creators.

Artists do not necessarily need experience in working

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Design Market applications open


Applications will be open for both the Sydney and Melbourne events for 3 weeks, closing on Friday 24 March 2017 at midnight.

Separate application forms must be completed for each

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Strutt Your Stuff

Strutt Your Stuff
Saturday 18 March 2017
Christ Church Hall
8 Glenlyon Road Brunswick.
Strutt Your Stuff will be a great evening celebrating

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Selvedge – Opens today

Moreland artist Amaya Iturri is one of the artists exhibiting in Selvedge as part of Melbourne Fashion Festival opening tonight.

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Griffith Speak @ The Good Room

Tuesday 14th March

GriffinSpeak is a celebration of poets and writers of diverse backgrounds and styles with a focus on creating space for their stories as they would have them told.

March?s line-up

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Leather Poisoning at Counihan Gallery

Rennie Ellis – Carlton Supporter, VFL Grand Final 1982. C-type print 50.8 x 40.6 cm. Courtesy Rennie Ellis Photographic Archive

Insights into ‘football culture’ by gallery namesake Noel Counihan and other artists.

Noel Counihan | Tony Albert

Rupert Betheras | Bernadette Atkinson

Kate Daw &

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Brunswick Flea Market

In the carpark in front of Howler – Dawson Street Brunswick from 10.00 am Sunday 12 March

And we?re back! Save the date peoples! It?s going to be a great day!

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Melbourne Spoken Word presents Luka Lesson

One of Australia?s most recognised spoken word artists, Luka Lesson, will perform an all spoken word set at Brunswick?s Howler presented by Melbourne Spoken Word

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Strutt Your Stuff

A fun, inclusive event for people of all abilities
Saturday 18 March 2017

Christ Church Hall
8 Glenlyon Road, Brunswick
(near the corner of Glenlyon and Sydney

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Brunswick Music Festival

2017 program announced and on sale!

The 2017 Brunswick Music Festival returns with over 40 shows including specially commissioned performances, local record label parties, official

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Shadow at beinArt

Tomasz Alen Kopera | Sandra Yagi | Karl Persson | Matthew Levin


beinArt Gallery presents Shadow, an exhibition of new paintings & sculptures featuring Sandra

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Open Table Brunswick and Coburg

Sunday February 5  from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Brunswick Neighbourhood House, 43a Decarle Street, Brunswick

We are back in Brunswick for dinner. Come down to BNH from 6pm to share

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Opportunity to showcase work for Melbourne Design Week

As the newly appointed Design Partner to the NGV, RMIT is collaborating with the NGV on Melbourne Design Week. We’re excited to announce that RMIT alumni are invited to submit

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Fairfield Summer Series starts this weekend

Fairfield Amphitheatre, Fairfield Park Drive, Fairfield

The 2017 edition of the Fairfield Summer Series brings an unmissable line-up to the Fairfield Amphitheatre for a series

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Kitiya Palaskas – ‘Wish You Were Here’

A nostalgic collection of felt-based collages and soft sculptural memorabilia of happy vacations.

Exhibition Opening Night
Friday 3rd February, from 6pm
Outré Gallery

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We Work This Shop – Spoken Word

Sun Jan 22 2017 at 06:00 pm

Siteworks, 33 Saxon Street, Brunswick, Australia

We Work This Shop is a free weekly poetry & spoken word workshop hosted by Melbourne Spoken Word.

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Announcing the Finalists of the Jewell Station Public Art Competition

Outdoor Cinema at Barkly Square

Barkly Square, 90-106 Sydney Rd, Brunswick  – 8:30 pm

Nestled into our laneway precinct, our silent cinema will run every Friday & Saturday night in January featuring

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Pushy Women North

Are you a woman from the North? Then meet these awesome Pushy Women from Fawkner. They have just learned to ride their bike with The Squeaky Wheel and are determined to inspire

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Soy Candle Making Workshop at Sussex House

Soy Candle Making Workshop – Sunday 26 February

$25.00 per person

Our first Sunday workshop for the year!
Learn to make your own soy candles ? non toxic and

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Happy New Year

Melbourne Spoken Word presents Oveous

Sunday January 15 2017 at 07:00 pm

Melbourne Spoken Word presents OVEOUS all the way from the States, as seen on Def Jam Poetry presenting a full set of spoken word, alongside

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Moreland Business Women’s Network – Business Coffee Sessions for 2017

Business Moreland introduces the MBW Business Coffee Sessions as a pilot for 2017. The sessions provide local business women with the opportunity to meet other like-minded women

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