Opening Night Vernissage
The opening night Vernissage is the biggest art party of the year.
MAF Lectures and Forums
MAF Lectures and Forums presented in association with Museum Victoria is four days of informative discussions centred on contemporary art and collecting.
The Commission is a large and ambitious work by a prominent Australasian artist set to be unveiled at the Fair.
MAF Project Rooms
Emerging and independent artists and Artist Run Spaces (ARIs) are supported in the presentation of innovative and experimental work.
MAF Video presents a curated group exhibition by Simone Hine and Kyle Weise of new media and moving image artwork by artists at the forefront of their field.
In 2014 MAF Edge presented “Social Capital”, an exhibition curated by Jacqueline Doughty showcasing performative and socially engaged practices that blur the boundary between artist and audience.
MAF Creative Space
In 2014 the MAF Creative Space was transformed into a psychedelic explosion of colour, music and 60s and 70s imagery by collage artist Minna Gilligan.
Art After hours
Once the Fair closes Melbourne Art Week will continue the festivities after hours with free public events, performances and installations throughout different Melbourne precincts.
Art, Talks and Walks
Art Talks and Walks gives visitors the opportunity to tour the Fair with industry leaders and listen to artists discuss their work. The tours cater for collectors, art enthusiasts and those who want to find out more.