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King Lear | REMOUNTED SEASON

Melbourne Shakespeare Company
fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000

A moving contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy

Step. Float. Fly

Chloe Vallance
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

Step. Float. Fly has been formed through a warm and sometimes mysterious observation of people and animals as they engage within everyday activities and moments of contemplation.

Silence #1.6: The Beauty in Death

Pimpisa Tinpalit
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

Silence #1.6 is a philosophical study of mindfulness that all metaphysical conditions co-exist, and that death can provide a beautiful insight to understand and appreciate life.

Capturing Moments – People and Places

Hans van Weerd
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

An exhibition of sketches, paintings and drawings capturing people and places.

Just a Boy, Standing in Front of a Girl

by Jane Miller
fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000

From the creators of 'The Yellow Wave' and 'Cuckoo' comes a Medea for our times.

After the Fire

Gavin Brown
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

Gavin Brown returns to fortyfivedownstairs with a new exhibition of paintings exploring beauty in the devastation of 2020.

Invisible Landscapes

Sal Cooper
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

An exhibition of experimental drypoint etchings, as an expression of Sal Cooper's relationship with the world around her, and her ongoing search for a language to describe it.

GLOW

Jasper Ly & Peter Dumsday
fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000

Jasper Ly (oboe) and Peter Dumsday (piano) present GLOW – a concert which features and celebrates the contemporary sound world of Melbourne composers.

The New Impromptu Quartet

Alexander Nettelbeck, Conrad Henderson, Andrew Horneman, Nitida Atkinson
fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000

The New Impromptu Quartet is thrilled to return to fortyfivedownstairs this August!

Entering the Subconscious: The COVID Works

Michael Wedd
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

Entering the Subconscious is a series of ink paintings that began at the beginning of COVID-19 in March 2020 and continued during the ongoing lockdowns in Melbourne in the intervening months. These works in sequence chart a journey as time in lockdown progressed.

Hindsight 20-20: A Melburnian Perspective

James Yuncken
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

What does Collins Street look like at 5pm in 2020 lockdown? James Yuncken explores this question, and the wider ramifications of Melbourne's extended lockdown.

The Guys by Anne Nelson

Adam T Perkins & Roz Hammond
fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000

Commemorating the 20th anniversary of 9/11 and created, literally, in the settling dust of the September 11 Trade Center attacks.

A Stream of Consciousness: One Year Later

Braden Howard
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

An exploration and documentation of Braden Howard's subconscious throughout the year from August 2020 - August 2021, comprising one small artwork per day.

Hidden

Dorothy Lipmann
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

A series of abstracted portrait paintings focusing on the vulnerability, yet quiet determination and resilience of the homeless women Dorothy Lipmann has come to know through the non-profit organisation Wintringham.

Imperishables

Filip Toth
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

An exhibition of sculpture and painting examining the deep convictions of human experience through abstract line and shape.

Underneath Ms Archer

Louise Siversen & Peter Houghton
fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000

A time travel comedy/drama from two of Melbourne’s favourite actors.

Gardens of Evil

Venus Virgin Tomarz
45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

Venus Virgin Tomarz invites you to examine modern day conflicts through a series of exploratory collages.

Venus Virgin Tomarz

Robert Earp & Venus Virgin Tomarz
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

A collaborative exhibition of photographic prints by Robert Earp & Venus Virgin Tomarz.

Everything Else

David Maxwell
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

Everything Else is an exhibition of contemporary collage works by Melbourne artist David Maxwell.

Stitching Change

Naarm Textile Collective
45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

Stitching Change is a new and exciting exhibition highlighting the abundance of textile artists in Victoria and showcasing the progressive art form of textiles including work that explores the relationship between textiles and other art disciplines.

I See You

Robyn Rich
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

An exhibition of 100+ women/female identifying people from all around the world, brought together to celebrate their strength and character, with a little nod to the history of the beautiful Georgian Lover’s Eyes, but with a contemporary twist.

NOTHING

Adapted by Fleur Murphy
fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000

A riveting adaptation of Janne Teller’s award-winning novel, now considered a modern classic.

21AD

fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

Freed from the straitjackets of client briefs, 21 creatives from the golden age of advertising and design come together for the first time in a joyfully unrestrained group exhibition.

Subtle Realms

Naomi Bishop
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

A new series of ethereal, otherworldly landscape paintings of Megaliths and sacred sites from around the world.

Tales from the Greek

Marco Luccio
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

Tales from the Greek is a new exhibition and book launch by award winning international artist Marco Luccio who has once again united with award winning and Miles Franklin shortlisted author John Hughes.

Hell Ship: The Journey of the Ticonderoga

Michael Veitch
fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000

In 1852 the Ticonderoga was a handsome clipper ship with a nightmare hidden in its holds. She limped into Port Melbourne after a nightmare voyage from England in which nearly 200 of her passengers had died of Typhus.

The Real Inspector Hound by Tom Stoppard

Artefact Theatre Co.
fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000

A high energy comedy by one of the world's most celebrated playwrights.

Coastline

Roma McLaughlin & Kathy Fahey
fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

A series of paper cuts, collages and paintings depicting the Victorian southern coastline in the context of climate change and rising sea levels.

Two Pianos Eight Hands

Tristan Lee, Gina Gataveckaite, Christopher Smith, Coady Green
fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000

LIVE AT VENUE OR LIVESTREAM AT HOME
A rare and spectacular event performed by four popular Melbourne pianists

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