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.

HOME/PLACE

City of Kwinana Chisham Ave & Robbos Way, Kwinana Town Centre, Kwinana, Western Australia

Arif Satar, Audrey Fernandes-Satar The City of Kwinana presents HOME/PLACE, an artist-in-residence community arts and storytelling project during IOTA21. The project will result in the creation and presentation of distinctive artworks that tell Western Australian stories of identity, memory and…

CrafTable

Bunbury Regional Art Gallery 64 Wittenoom St, Bunbury, Western Australia

Bunbury Studio Potters: Lesley Austin, Kerry Dinkgreve, Joanne Floyd, Jacki Hooper, Beth Ivanac, Deborah James, Jan James, Davida Palmer, Barbara Stuart, Robyn Weidenbruch. Bunbury Weavers: Jill Cooney, Robyn McCarron, Jane Morrow, Sharon Smith.  The exhibition includes two craft disciplines, ceramics…

BLUE

Geraldton Regional Art Gallery 24 Chapman Road, Geraldton, Western Australia

Lead Artist: Cecile Williams Developed in collaboration with Yamaji Art, the Midwest Multicultural Association and the many small, crafting groups dotted throughout the Midwest, this curated exhibition is energised and guided by a visiting lead artist to bring together the…

Makers’ Film Festival 21

WA Maritime Museum Victoria Quay, Fremantle, Western Australia

The Makers’ Film Festival is A new short film festival with a focus on craft–makers, making, and materials. Shown in two parts, the 25 films were selected from an open call for submissions and were chosen for their diversity of…

Weekends with Nalda

Painted Tree Gallery LOT 178 Muirillup Road, Northcliffe, Western Australia

For the past twelve years, Nalda Searles has travelled to the Southern Forests region for her annual weekend residential workshop in the town of Northcliffe. Each year a different aspect of fibre art-making has been explored. There are dedicated participants…

Nalda Searles Weekend Residential Workshop

Karri Hill Cottages 262 Karri Hill Road, Northcliffe, Western Australia

This is the 12th consecutive weekend residential workshop Nalda Searles has spent conducted in Northcliffe. This extended relationship between artist and community has yielded a wonderful connection of reciprocal respect. Each year Nalda selects a different focus to explore within…

String Symphony

Spare Parts Puppet Theatre 1 Short Street, Fremantle, Western Australia

Leon Hendroff, Rebecca Bradley Created by Australia’s renowned puppetry company, Spare Parts Puppet Theatre, with designer and puppet maker Leon Hendroff, String Symphony is a large-scale, interactive performance installation that uses puppetry to explore connection, community, and collaboration. At the…

We Must Get Together Some Time Too

Painted Tree Gallery LOT 178 Muirillup Road, Northcliffe, Western Australia

Nandi Chinna, Helen Coleman, Jane Donlin, Sharyn Egan, Gerorge Karpathakis, Todd Israel, Annette Nykiel, Perdita Phillips, Nien Schwarz, Michelle Slarke, Dianne Strahan The Artist Collective that is We Must Get Together Some Time is traveling to regional areas exhibiting a…