Nite Art Melbourne 2014 Art Melbourne is returning for its second year. On Wednesday 23rd July over 40 sites across Melbourne will open from 6pm until late. Galleries and Museums including the NGV, ACMI and the Ian Potter Museum of Art will be open alongside smaller galleries, artist-run spaces and temporary installations.

The program is organised around precincts across the city: Melbourne University, Flinders Lane, Upper Bourke, Federation Square, North Melbourne, Spencer St, Guildford Lane and the Arts Centre.

NiteArt has also collaborated with Open House Melbourne and several buildings from the 2014 program will be open for NiteArt with exhibitions at the J Substation, Grainger Museum, Royal Melbourne Hospital Tunnels, Kelvin Club and Athenaeum Library.

As well as exhibitions there are walks, tours, talks, and workshops including: FUTURE NOW: What might the gallery space look like in the future? at Fed Square; Tours and Life Drawing at the Harry Brookes Allen Museum of Anatomy and Pathology at Melbourne University; a Screen Printing Woprkshop at Westspace; artist talks at BLINDSIDE plus more.

To find out more about events and participating galleries see the NiteArt website.

Some of the walks and talks require bookings – see the website for more details.

For everything else you can just turn up.