Happenings

December at MPavilion

When: Throughout December
Where: MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens, Melbourne
How much: Free
More info: MPavilion

The December calendar takes MPavilion into its third month and again touches on a fantastically diverse range of topics, so these are just a few of our selections! These are just a few of our anticipated highlights for December – for the full program, visit the MPavilion website. This year’s MPavilion will wrap up on 3 February 2019.

Side Project Lessons: How to Start and Sustain Your Creative Project

Saturday 15 December, 10am – 2:00pm

Imagine how many side project ideas are out there floating around in people’s heads? This event will help you put your ideas into practice because in our busy lives it’s often our personal creative work that falls to the bottom of the to-do list. This event is for anyone who feels stuck or doesn’t know where to start with their creative project. See the website for full details.

Pin-up Cities: Barcelona and Melbourne

Monday 17 December, 6.15 – 7.15pm

A panel of experts from both cities will talk about why these cities are considered so livable, and compare the two distinct planning systems.

‘The Future Starts Here’ with Rory Hyde

Wednesday 19 December, 6.15 – 7.15pm

Join Rory Hyde, co-curator of The Future Starts Here exhibition at the V&A in London. Rory discusses the background to the major exhibition, which brings together 100 objects ranging from smart appliances and satellites to artificial intelligence and internet culture.

Bedroom Suck Records presents ‘Music in Exile: Mindy Meng Wang x Sui Zhen

Friday 21 December, 6.00 – 10.00pm

This performance looks fantastic! It will explore different ideas of place and home; our place in a rapidly shrinking world where cultures shift and change at an increased speed and intensity.