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The performance of an act by someone who could have done otherwise

Elena Betros

I mean the camera is on, doesn’t that mean we are already performing? Do you think it is performance without the presence of another? And…

5th Sep 2014 – 4th Oct 2014

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SELVEDGE, ORDER, RUPTURE

Sarah crowEST

SELVEDGE, ORDER, RUPTURE involves a research trip to West Flanders, Belgium to gather flax derived materials from their source – a wondering/wandering with and through the…

5th Sep 2014 – 4th Oct 2014

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Shelves, Walls and Other Structures

Akira Akira

For his project at West Space, Akira Akira will construct ‘an interior within an interior’ with works based on existing structures such as a clothes…

5th Sep 2014 – 4th Oct 2014

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Dreams that I’ve thrown down the hall

Grant Nimmo

Softy softy dances the wind through the sky, A gentle dance preformed on the edge of your mind. You know your time here and it…

5th Sep 2014 – 4th Oct 2014

Front Space

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PAPER BEATS ROCK: Liquid Architecture / West Space

Liquid Architecture 2014

Our reading group, a place of sociality and discourse. We supply sustenance, materials, and discussion, led by our guests. You supply the encounter. FEATURING: Alessandro…

23rd Sep 2014 – 27th Sep 2014

West Space Projects

West Space Journal

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West Space Journal

The West Space Journal is an online platform for criticism and commissions published three times a year. Our contributors are artists, writers, designers and musicians…

1st May 2013 – 31st Dec 2014

Reading Room

MATERIAL No.5 - Merryn Lloyd

MATERIAL

In 1998 in Sydney, John NIxon published a weekly one page magazine MATERIAL, commissioning 50 artists to create unique artworks to be placed centrally on…

16th Jan 2014 – 18th Dec 2014

Sound

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More Talk, Less Action

A series of discussions on experimental music and sound-art

It's time we talked about music...again! After a successful 2013 series, More Talk, Less Action returns in 2014 to explore the issues and taboos relevant to experimental…

7th Aug 2014 – 20th Nov 2014

Off-site

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The Museum is the Region, the Region is the Museum

Avni Dauti, Lisa Radford and Kim Munro and Sam George, Susan Jacobs, Mikhail Karikis & Uriel Orlow, Kerrie Poliness, Geoff Robinson.

Curated by Danny Lacy, Liang Luscombe and Patrice Sharkey. The Museum is the Region, the Region is the Museum has been envisaged as a way…

7th Sep 2014 – 5th Oct 2014

West Space

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Dance Speaks 2014

Dance Speaks is a monthly meet-up for dance artists in Melbourne: sharing critical knowledge, research, methodologies; histories and futures of our dance. Dance Speaks offers a…

8th Sep 2014 – 8th Dec 2014