Arts News

A huge Woody Allen retrospective is coming to Melbourne

Films screen at Lido 4pm every Saturday and at Classic 2pm every Sunday.

The Pillars in Mt Martha to close following local complaints

What do you reckon? Will the 'closure' actually stop anyone? Let us know in the comments below. 

City of Stonnington unveils 'The Classics' concert series

The City of Stonnington Classics concert series kicks off on February 4 and runs for three Saturdays until February 25.

The Melbourne production exploring the art of rope bondage

Bunny comes to the Arts House for Asia TOPA between Thursday February 2 and Sunday February 5.

Wheeler Centre’s new podcast reveals conversations inside Manus Island detention centre

To subscribe to the podcast series, head to the Wheeler Centre webpage.

YouTube sensation Dan TDM confirms debut Melbourne show

Dan TDM will make his way back Down Under in September 2017. Stay tuned for further show announcements.

'The Art of Banksy' extended due to popular demand

The Art of Banksy will now run until Tuesday January 31 at The Paddock, Federation Square. 

PSA: Yarra Council issue 5 tips for a safe and respectful public holiday

Together we can all enjoy Yarra's parks and gardens. For more info, head to Yarra City Council. 

Melbourne Queer Film Festival unveils first taste of 2017 program

The Melbourne Queer Film Festival runs from Thursday March 16 until Monday March 27. Tickets on sale now via the MQFF website.

David Liebe Hart returns with 2017 Melbourne show

David Liebe Hart will perform at The Toff in Town on Wednesday April 12. Tickets available via Moshtix.

Hear a symphony composed from human heartbeats when M*Sync returns for 2017

The emotional soundwaves will be beaming from Queen Victoria Gardens' MPavilion for M*Sync on Saturday February 11.

Cinema at the 'G is back for 2017

It's all happening Friday February 24 and Saturday February 25 at the MCG. Tickets here. 

Spoken word artist OVEOUS to hit Melbourne in national debut

Catch him at Howler on Sunday January 15. 

The Melbourne exhibition uncovering the art scene of '90s Australia

Every Brilliant Eye: Australian Art of the 1990s will be showcased at NGV between May and September, 2017.

Melbourne's drive-in rooftop cinema opens this week

The Backlot Rooftop Drive-in will take over Docklands' Harbour Town precinct from Boxing Day. Tickets now available via the venue website.

NGV announces Bill Henson exhibition as part of debut Festival of Photography

Bill Henson runs at NGV International from March 10 to August 27 as part of the NGV Festival of Photography

Alliance Française French Film Festival reveals 2017 program

Catch it at Palace and Kino Cinemas throughout Melbourne from March 8 - 30. For bookings and full program details, head to their website. 

The Melbourne market celebrating wellness, music and healing

Walk in free Saturday January 21 at CERES in Brunswick. Head to their website for more details. 

The Melbourne exhibition exploring the modern American mindset

It's all happening at Besser Space from Friday January 13. 

Dr Jane Goodall is coming to Melbourne

It's going down at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre on Friday June 16. Tickets via Eventopia. 

Watch Jim Jarmusch's most iconic films at ACMI this summer

Jim Jarmusch: Rock'n'Roll runs at ACMI from December 27 until January 18. Grab your tickets via the ACMI website.

Venice's Carnevale Masquerade Festival is coming to Melbourne

The Masquerade Ball will be held at The Peninsula, Docklands on Saturday February 11 2017. Tickets through Carnevale Australia. 

'Gays of Our Lives' joins Midsumma Festival for 2017

Gays of Our Lives will run from Wednesday February 1 - Saturday February 4 at L1 studios as part of Midsumma Festival. 

A Christmas Eve movie spectacular is going down at The Reverence

It all goes down on Christmas Eve at the Rev from 7pm.

Forgotten Worlds set to close, release final month of events

For more information about the final events going down at Forgotten Worlds, check out their Facebook profile.

State Library slated for redevelopment, set to receive world-class gallery

Head to the State Library website for more details. 

A secret night club is coming to Sugar Mountain

Search for Studio 45 at Sugar Mountain Festival, going down Saturday January 21 at the Victorian College of the Arts.