linden new art upcoming exhibition and events


1. Artist Speakeasy > Residencies

WHEN > Thursday 7 November 2019 > 6PM-7.30PM
VENUE > BLINDSIDE, Room 14, Level 7, 37 Swanston Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
$11, suitable for practicing artists
Join Linden New Art and BLINDSIDE galleries to discuss artist residencies in conversation with artist Sam Leach and Pippa Dickson, Director, Asialink Arts. In this professional development workshop suitable for practicing artists, learn about the different opportunities available for residencies and how to choose the right one.

2. Crafternoon for Adults > Festive Floristry

WHEN > Saturday 30 November 2019 > 12PM-3PM
VENUE > Linden Workshop, Rear 26 Acland St, St Kilda 3182
COST > $85, includes all materials

For the holiday season this year, learn about festive botanical styling and create floral wall hangings to decorate your home. In this workshop, you will learn floristry design principles focusing on sustainability, design elements, colour, shape and texture. Experience a new way to look at floristry with the makers from Put Your Heart Into It, an organisation that specialises in sustainable and ethical creations. All materials and flowers will be provided. At the end of the workshop, you will have your own beautiful floral wall hanging to take home.

Please note: We apologise for any inconvenience, the Linden Workshop is not wheelchair accessible.

3. Artist Speakeasy > Grant Application Writing

WHEN > Tuesday 3 December 2019, 6PM-7.30PM
VENUE > Linden Workshop, Rear 26 Acland St, St Kilda 3182
COST > $11


Applying for grants can be a highly competitive process. Join Linden New Art’s Director Melinda Martin for a comprehensive how-to and introduction to the strategies for effective grant application writing.

This Artist Speakeasy is an opportunity to learn what type of activities receive funding, how to effectively research and tailor grant applications, discuss common mistakes, understand how to present a budget and more.

4. Meet the Artists > Linden Postcard Show Prize Winners

WHEN > Sunday 19 January 2020, 2PM-3PM
VENUE >  Linden New Art, 26 Acland Street, St Kilda 3182


Hear from the winning artists of the Linden Postcard Show 2019-20 in conversation with Linden Curator Juliette Hanson. Learn about their practice, artistic process and their connection with the iconic Linden Postcard Show.


5. Linden Postcard Show 2019-20

23 November 2019 > 9 February 2020

22 November 2019 > Opening 6pm – 8pm 


Enter the iconic Linden Postcard Show! Since 1990, this much-loved open-entry small artwork prize exhibition has been providing artists – from emerging to established – the opportunity to present their artwork on the walls of Linden New Art’s beautiful Victorian-era building.

All artworks are for sale, so visitors can buy a mini-masterpiece and support a living artist!