St Kilda Arts Community Inc. is happy to be launching the May St Kilda Art Crawl at the Vineyard in Acland Street on Thursday 24 of May at 6.00 pm.
Our aim is to galvanise, inspire and connect artists with local businesses and the general community to promote regeneration.
On the 25, 26 and 27 May over 32 local venues including art galleries, pop ups and studios, are joining forces to showcase the artwork of over a hundred artists as well as live entertainment.
St Kilda Art Crawl is spread widely across St Kilda’s Precincts including Fitzroy Street, St Kilda Sea Baths, Grey Street, Acland Street, Barkly Street, Shakespeare Grove, St Kilda Road, Carlisle Street and Chapel Street, St Kilda featuring designers and artists producing sculpture, glass art, painting, fine pen drawing, indigenous art, poetry and music.
Stan Dryden, artist, author and public speaker from Art Yarramunua in Acland Street will be performing a Welcome to Country and smoking ceremony to clear the way for a fantastic weekend.
For media interviews Emily Humphries Artist and Curator, from the famous Humphries Melbourne family, will be there to greet you and tell you about this extraordinary art movement.
Frank Howson will deliver a poem in dedication to St Kilda art Crawl followed by rock duo Eclectica and Oz music legend Steve Lucas playing with bassist Peter Mavric live to the public and for a Facebook Live streaming event at 8.00 pm.
We invite you to attend our opening celebrations and participate in this truly inspiring weekend of art and culture in St Kilda.