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Showing Events From 17 Aug to 23 Aug 2017

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LivvY & PETE

17 Aug to 19 Aug 2017

Posted by:
Perth Theatre Turst
Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Performance

Helpmann award-winner Michael Griffiths and acclaimed cabaret darling Amelia Ryan celebrate the songbooks of Aussie icons Olivia Newton-John and Peter Allen.

David Williamson's Let The Sunshine

17 Aug to 26 Aug 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Performance

What happens when people of widely different political views are forced to co-exist?

It’s a question posed in Let The Sunshine, a play from Australia’s most respected contemporary playwright, showing at Limelight Theatre this August.

Written by David Williamson and directed by Tim Riessen, it’s a satirical comedy about 50-something sea-changers and their children.

OUTspoken @ Perth Poetry Festival

18 Aug 2017

Posted by:
WA Poets Inc
Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Festival, Performance

Now in its second year, OUTspoken brings together a veritable mega-mic of magnificent minds for a night that will inspire you to see the world anew. Produced in conjunction with Crow Books, OUTspoken's ethos is to celebrate queer diversity while raising funds for a different queer non-for-profit each year.

The Beauty of Ghosts

18 Aug 2017

Posted by:
WA Poets Inc
Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Festival, Performance

The Perth Poetry Festival is excited to present the only Australian performance of The Beauty of Ghosts, which had its world premiere in New York in 2007.

SWITZERLAND by Joanna Murray-Smith

19 Aug to 03 Sep 2017

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Perth, Gascoyne...
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Performance


"Writers are exceptional because we don’t care about your moral compass. We’re beyond your moral compass." Patricia Highsmith

PICTURE PALACES

19 Aug to 19 Oct 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Festival, Visual Arts

Revelation Perth International Film Festival is delighted to present our 20th anniversary commission Picture Palaces.

Habits of Horses Open Day

20 Aug 2017

Posted by:
Mundaring Arts Centre
Regions:
Perth, Gascoyne...
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The Habits of Horses Open Day welcomes the community to celebrate the historical & cultural significance of the relationship between humans & horses in a day packed with free festivities.

Baroque by Candlelight

23 Aug 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Music, Performance

Baroque by Candlelight with Perth Chamber Orchestra

2018 Touring Exhibition Program- Information Evening

23 Aug 2017

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Perth, Gascoyne...
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Event Types:
Visual Arts

Join the ART ON THE MOVE team and board members with current touring artist Miik Green at our 2018 Touring Exhibition Program Information Evening on August 23, 6pm at Moana Project Space to learn more about the program and chat to us about your exhibition.

Continuing This Week

Visual Arts tutors required!

05 Feb to 31 Dec 2017

Posted by:
Nathan Peake
Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Learning, Visual Arts

A call out to establish a pool of exciting and motivated Visual Arts tutors to work with our specialist program students.

The Rise of Sneaker Culture

13 May to 04 Sep 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

AGWA kicks off its new contemporary culture series, Culture Juice, with the only Australian showing of the international exhibition The Rise of Sneaker Culture.

The Rise of Sneaker Culture exhibition charts the sneaker’s story from sport to street to cultural icon, with more than 150 rare and iconic sneakers coming to Perth.

Resonant Objects - Furniture

27 May to 15 Oct 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

Our Craft & Design Gallery, Resonant Objects, brings together highlights from our Australian and international furniture collection in dialogue with the photographic work of David Goldblatt and Jan Nelson.

The City of Perth Winter Arts Season 2017

01 Jun to 31 Aug 2017

Posted by:
Arts Events COP
Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Festival, Visual Arts

With those cool, crisp mornings setting in, there’s no doubt winter is just around the corner. What if we embraced the elements and found the beauty in rain, wind and frost?

Incorporating 20 commissioned art works and more than 150 programmed arts events, the City of Perth’s Winter Arts Season is your gateway to doing just that.

Noongar Country 2017: Six Seasons

01 Jul to 03 Sep 2017

Posted by:
BunburyRegionalArtGalleries
Regions:
South West
Event Types:
Visual Arts

Noongar Country 2017: Six Seasons features works by artists at all stages of their career, from emerging to established practitioners, from traditional to contemporary styles and everything in between, offering audiences a glimpse into the richness of Noongar Culture today through the visual arts. Artworks across all mediums are represented including painting, printmaking, drawing and sculpture.

PICA - WHEN THE SKY FELL: LEGACIES OF THE 1967 REFERENDUM

02 Jul to 20 Aug 2017

Posted by:
Anarchy PR
Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

WHEN THE SKY FELL: LEGACIES OF THE 1967 REFERENDUM

2 JULY - 20 AUGUST

When The Sky Fell: Legacies of the 1967 Referendum

02 Jul to 26 Aug 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

Featuring works from 26 Indigenous artists from communities around WA, When The Sky Fell uncovers stories about the ongoing impact of the 1967 referendum.

Bunbury Biennale

08 Jul to 10 Sep 2017

Posted by:
BunburyRegionalArtGalleries
Regions:
South West
Event Types:
Visual Arts

The Bunbury Biennale is a juried exhibition which brings together works by contemporary artists from across Western Australia. Featuring some of the state’s most respected visual arts practitioners, alongside emerging and mid-career artists it is a chance for regional audiences to experience the diversity of contemporary arts practice in the west.

Tracey Moffatt & Gary Hillberg | Montages: The Full Cut 1999-2015

15 Jul to 26 Aug 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

Montages: The Full Cut, 1999 – 2015 presents the full suite of eight montage films by artist Tracey Moffatt and her long-time collaborator Gary Hillberg. Exhibited all together for the first time, these works span 16 years of their collaborative practice, from the first montage work created in 1999 to the latest in 2015.

Small Things: The original book illustrations by Mel Tregonning and Shaun Tan

15 Jul to 27 Aug 2017

Posted by:
BunburyRegionalArtGalleries
Regions:
South West
Event Types:
Visual Arts

Small Things is a beautifully illustrated children’s book which debuted in September 2016. With no words, only illustrations, Small Things tells the story of a boy who feels alone with his worries, but who learns that help is always close by.

Ian Strange | ISLAND

22 Jul to 16 Sep 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

Perth-raised, New York-based artist Ian Strange returns for the world premiere of his latest exhibition ISLAND. Continuing his investigations into architecture and the home ISLAND features large scale photographs of three interventions on foreclosed suburban houses in Ohio’s Rust Belt region.

I WAS HERE

22 Jul to 16 Sep 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

In I WAS HERE seven artists turn conventional history on its head. The world is flipped upside down, long held beliefs are disproved and fact replaces fiction as the artists grapple with what’s real, imagined or forgotten over time.

BOOST: Improv for Kids 6-8years

25 Jul to 12 Sep 2017

Posted by:
Just Improvise: Improv Classes
Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Learning, Performance

The course is created by Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) improv lecturer and Just Improvise co-founder Glenn Hall. Glenn has been teaching and performing improv internationally for more than 20 years including helping to guide the careers of or performing with successful actors and comedians

BOOST: Improv for Teens 13-17years (Tues)

25 Jul to 12 Sep 2017

Posted by:
Just Improvise: Improv Classes
Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Learning, Performance

The course is created by Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) improv lecturer and Just Improvise co-founder Glenn Hall. Glenn has been teaching and performing improv internationally for more than 20 years including helping to guide the careers of or performing with successful actors and comedians.

BOOST: Improv for Kids 6-8years (Tues)

25 Jul to 12 Sep 2017

Posted by:
Just Improvise: Improv Classes
Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Learning, Performance

The course is created by Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) improv lecturer and Just Improvise co-founder Glenn Hall. Glenn has been teaching and performing improv internationally for more than 20 years including helping to guide the careers of or performing with successful actors and comedians

BOOST: Improv for Kids 9-12 years (Tues)

25 Jul to 12 Sep 2017

Posted by:
Just Improvise: Improv Classes
Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Learning, Performance

The course is created by Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) improv lecturer and Just Improvise co-founder Glenn Hall. Glenn has been teaching and performing improv internationally for more than 20 years including helping to guide the careers of or performing with successful actors and comedians

Can You Feel It? Improv Extension Course

27 Jul to 17 Aug 2017

Posted by:
Just Improvise: Improv Classes
Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Learning, Performance

Can You Feel It? Improvisation Extension Course - July
Thursdays 27th July - 17th August 7.30pm - 9.30pm
CAN YOU FEEL IT? is our new four-week course that uses improvisation techniques to explore comedy and drama through characters and narrative in soliloquies and scenes.

We All Sleep - children's book week exhibition

28 Jul to 26 Aug 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Learning, Visual Arts

The City of Wanneroo Gallery in partnership with Fremantle Press is very excited to present the original drawings from acclaimed children’s book We All Sleep by mother-and-son team Sally Morgan and Ezekiel Kwaymullina.

Six Seasons - Outside

29 Jul 2017 to 31 Aug 2018

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

The new Six Seasons Gallery (named after the Noongar six seasons) is a space dedicated to the display and interpretation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art from the State Art Collection.

There are nearly 3,000 Indigenous works of art from across Australia held at the Gallery and each one of these works offers insights, small and large, into Indigenous art, life, culture and experience.

Parallels of Place

29 Jul to 03 Sep 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

Parallels of Place looks at the intersection between aesthetic concerns of landscape imagery and the psychological impact of place. Bringing together a unique combination of artists, varying in age, gender and art practices the exhibition presents new perspectives on place.

META 2017

02 Aug to 18 Aug 2017

Posted by:
Gallery Central
Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

Beautiful & insightful works on show m-f 10-4.45, sat 12-4 from 35 school and 64 budding artist/designers

Artsource PD: Intro. to Public Art Masterclass

05 Aug to 26 Aug 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth, Peel
Event Types:
Learning, Visual Arts

Join experienced public artists, Alister Yiap and Rick Vermey, for this Introduction to Public Art Masterclass, tailored purposefully to the delivery of public art in Perth and throughout Western Australia.

Alphabet Soup ~ First Class Grads 2017 Exhibition

07 Aug to 20 Aug 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

Come along to The Bird this August 14 and cozy up next to a whole alphabet of hand crafted letters made by our First Class Grads.

This is a fundraising event for the Graphic Design graduates of North Metropolitan Tafe.

RSVP via Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/460475190993492/
Web: http://www.williamstreetbird.com/music/494264780936382/

An Almost Perfect Thing

08 Aug to 26 Aug 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Performance

Canadian playwright Nicole Moeller's award-winning drama is a dark, thought-provoking psychological thriller about possession and desire directed by Gabrielle Metcalf.

Extended Focus

10 Aug to 24 Aug 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

Edith Cowan University, School of Arts and Humanities, Visual Arts Honours showcase

PROMISE OF SPRING

10 Aug to 10 Sep 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

Internationally acclaimed artist Francesca Gnagnarella is excited to be collaborating with Seven Willow Designs for her upcoming exhibition and to showcase her latest series of works in their beautiful Mount Lawley interior design studio.
Each painting will be styled in a recreated home-like scenario rather than hanging up against traditional white cube gallery walls.

Screen Space - Richard Bell

12 Aug to 10 Sep 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Visual Arts

A new work is screened in this dedicated space for AGWA’s growing filmic acquisitions.

One of Richard Bell’s most defining works, Scratch an Aussie, is a playful, serious and challenging video piece that explores racism in Australia.

Habits of Horses: serious horsing around

12 Aug to 10 Sep 2017

Posted by:
Mundaring Arts Centre
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Perth, Gascoyne...
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Visual Arts

Contemporary artists respond to the ancestral and cultural role horses played in the country of their forefathers and celebrate the role of the horse through agriculture, economy and sport. Supported by a full program of community and historic exhibitions, competitions, workshops, residencies, demonstrations, cultural celebrations and an Open Day.

Horse Tales Community Exhibition

12 Aug to 10 Sep 2017

Posted by:
Mundaring Arts Centre
Regions:
Perth, Gascoyne...
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Visual Arts

Horse Tales goes on a wild ride celebrating hay, horse hair and horse shoe artworks created through community workshops held in schools, community groups and Mundaring Arts Centre this year. It is supported by a program of contemporary and historic exhibitions, competitions, workshops, demonstrations, cultural celebrations and an Open Day.

Arteries by Ancestry

15 Aug to 02 Sep 2017

Posted by: Regions:
Perth
Event Types:
Performance

Seeking to redefine the boundaries of dance and theatre, director James McMillan challenges convention in a bold investigation into queer relationships, hypermasculinity and how our ancestors shape who we are.