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HERE again

fortyfivedownstairs online gallery VIC

HERE again is part of fortyfivedownstairs' Fragments online series. The exhibition brings together artists from the fortyfivedownstairs community, many who have had exhibitions affected by Melbourne’s six lockdowns to date. This is a chance to experience new work created in these challenging times, as well as sneak peeks into forthcoming exhibitions.

Chloe Vallance

Step. Float. Fly

fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria

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.

Pimpisa Tinpalit

Silence #1.6: The Beauty in Death

fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria

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.

Hans van Weerd

Capturing Moments – People and Places

fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria

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

Melbourne Shakespeare Company

King Lear Online

fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, Victoria

A moving contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy

Coady Green & Justin Kenealy

Duo Eclettico Online: Solicitude

fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, Victoria

Watch the recording of Duo Eclettico's 'Solstice' concert, filmed during a live Zoom broadcast in January 2021.

Liszt's Complete Hungarian Rhapsodies for Piano Four Hands

Coady Green & Christopher Smith Online

fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, Victoria

Watch the recording of a rare virtuosic event - Liszt's complete Hungarian Rhapsodies, arranged for piano four hands.

Georgina Lewis, Kyla Matsuura-Miller, Steph Arnold

Solstice Trio Online

fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, Victoria

Watch Solstice Trio at home. A program of New York-based composers at the boundaries of contemporary classical, jazz and electronic music.

Yelian He, Yasmin Rowe & Joseph Lallo

Collide Online: Unity

fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, Victoria

Watch Collide at home, sharing with you their blend of colour, fervour, and spirit with works of Mozart, Glinka, Milhaud

Shostakovich and Schumann

Rathdowne Quartet & Tamara Smolyar Online

fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, Victoria

Watch Rathdowne Quartet with Tamara Smolyar at home as they perform one of the greatest chamber works ever written.

The Good Girl Song Project

Voyage Online

fortyfivedownstairs online 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, VIC

A new Australian musical written by Helen Begley.

with Irene Vela, Matthew Arnold & Arnold Zable

Kavisha Mazzella Online

fortyfivedownstairs online 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, VIC

A moving online concert with ARIA Award-winner Kavisha Mazella filled with storytelling and music.

live zoom broadcast

Barry Jones & Friends Celebrate the Arts 2021

fortyfivedownstairs online 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, VIC

Join us live online for an afternoon of poetry and music celebrating Barry Jones' 89th birthday

Old Friends , New Beginnings

Luke Severn & Elyane Laussade Online

fortyfivedownstairs online 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, VIC

Experience the full spectrum of emotion and intimacy that the cello and piano execute so well.

Recording of a live Zoom event

Barry Jones & Friends Celebrate the Arts 2021

fortyfivedownstairs online 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, VIC

Watch the recording of the live online poetry and music event celebrating the 89th birthday of Barry Jones at home.

Clare Bartholomew, Derek Ives-Plunkett, Nicci Wilks

The Long Pigs Online

fortyfivedownstairs online 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, VIC

In a surreal world that could have been created by Jean-Pierre Jeunet or Tim Burton, this very black comedy pushes the boundaries of physical theatre - watch it online at home!

Weave Movement Theatre & Yumi Umiumare

White Day Dream Online

fortyfivedownstairs online 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, VIC

A unique fusion between Butoh and physical theatre performed by dancers with and without disability, White Day Dream moves between the surreal and absurd exploring universal human themes of memory and dreams.

Marco Luccio

Tales from the Greek: Myth, Beauty and Brutality

fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria

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.

Taxithi Project

Kefi

fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, Victoria

Taxithi Project invites you to welcome summer with party songs from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

Alexander Nettelbeck, Conrad Henderson, Andrew Horneman, Nitida Atkinson

The New Impromptu Quartet

fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, Victoria

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

Michael Veitch

Hell Ship: The Journey of the Ticonderoga

fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, Victoria

In 1852, Michael Veitch’s great-great grandfather confronted a deadly epidemic head-on, as the ship’s surgeon on the emigrant clipper Ticonderoga’s nighmare voyage from Liverpool to Melbourne. Resonating powerfully with today’s world, Hell Ship is a story of hope, love and survival.

Holly Durant

Alter Edith

fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, Victoria

Alter Edith is a cycle of almost performances amongst extra-terrestrial environments. Edith is an alien trying earthly sentiments. Her curiosity of Earthly delights creates mobile museums in real-time.

Roma McLaughlin & Kathy Fahey

Coastline

fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria

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

Michael Wedd

Entering the Subconscious: The COVID Works

fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria

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.

Tristan Lee, Gina Gataveckaite, Christopher Smith, Coady Green

Eight Hands

fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, Victoria

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

written by eva rees & directed by ruby rees

he/r

fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, Victoria

he/r is cutting edge. It asks big questions about self, belonging, and the sickening notion that we should all be woke.

John Mezzini

monumentum

fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria

A series of conceptually abstract paintings based on the physicality of movement of his performance artist subjects, including acrobats and professional dancers.

Mike Lutz

Things Fall Apart

fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria

The works in this exhibition by Mike Lutz rise out of the disquieting period from which we are emerging. Each painting considers an aspect of confinement and release.

Hearth Theatre

Death of a Salesman

fortyfivedownstairs theatre 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, Victoria

Rediscover one of the greatest plays of the 20th Century, brought to life by an extraordinary ensemble of actors.

Naarm Textile Collective

Stitching Change

45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, VIC

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.

James Yuncken

20-20 Hindsight

fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria

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.

Braden Howard

A Stream of Consciousness: One Year Later

fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria

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

Dorothy Lipmann

Hidden

fortyfivedownstairs gallery 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria

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.

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