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


Current & Upcoming

Front Space

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Not all treasure is silver and gold, mate…

Fayen d'Evie

Through fictional texts and hybrid paintings, this exhibition reflects on visual assumptions of value in the visual arts and other cultural manifestations that depend intrinsically…

6th Mar 2015 – 2nd Apr 2015

Gallery 1


When Shoe leaves Foot.

Nick Austin & Helen Maudsley

When Shoe leaves Foot. brings together the work of two painters, Melbourne-based Helen Maudsley and Dunedin-based Nick Austin into conversation with one another. Austin offers…

6th Mar 2015 – 2nd Apr 2015

Gallery 2

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Endless Golem

Ben Leslie

Ben Leslie approaches the tried, tested and failed romances of sculpture’s historically formalist models, i.e. the stack, the column, the phallic, the yonic … sculptural…

6th Mar 2015 – 2nd Apr 2015

Gallery 3

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Porous Space. Simultaneous Event.

Andrew Treloar

Porous Space. Simultaneous Event. extends Andrew Treloar’s embodied research; utilising gestures and conventions from sport and dance to generate continuously unfolding processes for art making. A…

6th Mar 2015 – 2nd Apr 2015

Back Space

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Rules For Leaving A Small Town

Beth Rose Caird

We had been heading for it all afternoon; every time we decided to do something out of doors, we begin the day with a sense…

6th Mar 2015 – 2nd Apr 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…

6th Mar 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

Living Museum of the West

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Living Museum of the West Film Screening Part 1: Dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y and In Comparison

Living Museum of the West, Pipemakers Park.

Join us for the screening of two films: Dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y and In Comparison, with a short film from the Living Museum Archive at the Living…

15th Mar 2015 – 15th Mar 2015

All Galleries

Tom Polo
The Decision Makers (Hands Held High)
acrylic and Flashe on clayboard
36 x 28 cm
Courtesy the artist and STATION, Melbourne

West Space 2015 Annual Fundraiser

West Space is proud to present our 2015 Annual Fundraiser. Originally called A4 Art, the West Space Annual Fundraiser is a curated exhibition that includes artworks…

15th May 2015 – 17th May 2015