Rent-free for Artists 2015
Rent-free for Artists 2014


Current & Upcoming

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Bonita Ely, Tracing Mt Feathertop, 1997, Courtesy of the artist and Women’s Art Register

AS IF: Echoes from the Women’s Art Register

Women’s Art Register. Curated by Juliette Peers, Caroline Phillips and Laura Castagnini.

2015 marks the 40th anniversary of the Women’s Art Register, formed in Melbourne in 1975 as a feminist initiative to rectify inadequate documentation of women’s art and to support and promote women artists.…

2nd Oct 2015 – 7th Nov 2015

Back Space

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Becoming material

Vittoria Di Stefano

Becoming Material is a performative and open-ended sculptural installation in which material, objects and sound will be generated on-site over several weeks. The gallery space will…

2nd Oct 2015 – 7th Nov 2015

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Thammasat fuel fabrication 2014

Rapa Nui Ranelagh

Ry Haskings

Ry Haskings has shown in group exhibitions: In the Cut, ACCA; Melbourne Now – Drawing Now, NGV; Self-conscious: Contemporary Portraiture, MUMA; and Ménage à Trois, Enjoy Gallery. He has…

2nd Oct 2015 – 7th Nov 2015

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Because Magic

Leanne Hermosilla

Through multimodal practice Leanne Hermosilla explores the doctrines, tools and practices of marginalised and alternative knowledge as a methodological framework for art making. Her research has…

2nd Oct 2015 – 7th Nov 2015

Front Space


How Choreography Works

Shelley Lasica

How Choreography Works takes place over six weeks at West Space. It includes current and archival performance, both live and onscreen, existing between bodies and…

2nd Oct 2015 – 7th Nov 2015

West Space Projects

West Space Journal


West Space Journal

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

2nd Oct 2015 – 31st Dec 2015



World Food Books at West Space

World Food Books is a book service founded in 2010, in Melbourne, Australia dedicated to presenting a quality selection of international contemporary art journals, monographs and artists’ editions to Melbourne and…

1st Jan 2014 – 31st Dec 2015