Introduction

CURIOSITY & RITUALS OF THE EVERYDAY

In addition to the international exhibition at Fremantle Arts Centre and John Curtin Gallery,
a festival program of exhibitions and events is presented by craft artists, galleries, art spaces and craft groups in support of the IOTA21 themes.

From Sep-Nov 2021 in Western Australia.

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Converging Currents

October 27, 2021 - January 15, 2022

Courtney Hill & Valerie Shaw, Detail, work in progress, 2021, Thread, emu feathers, found objects, 120 x 120cm, City of Wanneroo

Contemporary 84, Claire Davenhall, Fiona Gavino & the Koorliny Koort Booja Yarning Group, Marilyn Hamilton, Courtney Hill & Valerie Shaw, Susan Hoy & Judy Rogers, Jocelyne Leath, Wendy Lugg,  Helen O’Hara, Olga Perova, Jan Rowe, West Australian Quilters Association

What divides us, also connects us. Situated on the Indian Ocean, Converging Currents explores cross-continent and local collaborations, migratory stories, the Wanneroo coastline and marine debris, histories layered in heritage houses, domesticity, to the crafts of the fishing industry.

The Wanneroo Gallery plays host to a suite of solo shows, collaborations and group exhibitions by artists living, working and connected to the region. Story-rich, Converging Currents is embedded within the State-wide Indian Ocean Craft Triennial and is bound by the rituals of the everyday.

Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday: 10am – 4pm