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Lectures & talks

Listen and learn – Melbourne is home to universities and groups offering lectures and talks on mind-expanding topics.
Bill Nye Live In Australia  - Tuesday 10 October 2017, 7pm till late - Talks & workshops

Bill Nye Live In Australia

10 Oct 2017, Arts Centre Melbourne
Scientist, Netflix star, author, comedian and inventor, Bill Nye - the Science Guy – will bring his live show to Australia for the first time!
The Existentialism of Sir John Eccles - Tuesday 05 September 2017, 8pm to 10pm - Talks & workshops

The Existentialism of Sir John Eccles

5 Sep 2017, Unitarian Hall
The Existentialist Society's free public lecture features Dr. Colin Goodwin speaking on 'The Existentialism of Sir John Eccles, Neurophysiologist'.
The Mind/Gut Connection - Monday 28 August 2017, 7pm to 8:30pm - Talks & workshops

The Mind/Gut Connection

28 Aug 2017, Miss Fox
Just as the gut has a powerful influence on the brain, the brain also exerts a powerful effect on the gut. Learn more at this fascinating workshop.
Field Theory Survival: Psychology, Philosophy and the Future - Saturday 02 September 2017, noon to 2pm - Talks & workshops

Field Theory Survival: Psychology, Philosophy and the Future

2 Sep 2017, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA)
Join artists Field Theory as they tackle the big questions in their survivalist installation, Final Visions – Bunker.
Field Theory Survival:  Getting Out and About  - Saturday 16 September 2017, noon to 2pm - Talks & workshops

Field Theory Survival: Getting Out and About

16 Sep 2017, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA)
In this survival session, Greater Together exhibiting artists, Field Theory, focus on getting out and about and making the most of what you have.
Breaking Through the Bamboo Ceiling: A Migrant's Journey - Thursday 07 September 2017, 6:30pm to 8:30pm - Talks & workshops

Breaking Through the Bamboo Ceiling: A Migrant's Journey

7 Sep 2017, Library at The Dock
Hear about a migrant's journey of self-discovery and the debunking of myths around how racial identity factors into career progression.
Flinders Street Station - Thursday 24 August 2017, 11am to 11:30am - Talks & workshops

Flinders Street Station

24 Aug 2017, Old Treasury Building
Find out the history of Flinders Street Station in this free floor talk.
An Instrument of Collaboration - Art on the Page  - Wednesday 29 November 2017, noon to 1pm - Talks & workshops

An Instrument of Collaboration - Art on the Page

29 Nov 2017, Leigh Scott Room
Join Caren Florence from the University of Canberra for a talk on the unfolding legacy of the graphic investigation workshop.
Art on the Page - Curator's Floor Talk - Wednesday 06 December 2017, noon to 1pm - Talks & workshops

Art on the Page - Curator's Floor Talk

6 Dec 2017, Noel Shaw Gallery
Join curator Susan Millard, Special Collections Librarian, for an insight into the works on display as part of the exhibition, Art on the Page.
Foundations of a City - Wednesday 13 September 2017, 1pm to noon - Talks & workshops

Foundations of a City

13 Sep 2017, Old Treasury Building
Hear an introduction to the exhibition 'Melbourne: Foundations of a City', with historian Margaret Anderson.

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