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.

Nalda Searles – Finders Keepers

Mundaring Arts Centre 7190 Great Eastern Highway, Mundaring, Western Australia

Curated by Sandra Murray Nalda Searles is one of Western Australia's most highly respected sculptors. She has exhibited widely nationally and internationally in a 40-year career. This pivotal exhibition embraces both previous and new works, drawing together a captivating representation…

WAFTA ‘After Bloom’ Kings Park Wildflower Festival 2021

Yorkas Nyinning Gallery Pioneer Womens' Memorial, Forrest Drive, Kings Park, Western Australia

Julia Andrijasevich, Kerrie Argent, Joy Cicchini, Annette Davis, Julie Devereaux, Nicole Francois, Philomena Hali, Penny Jewell, Trudi Pollard, Rowan Rovere, Pip Rundle, Alla Salem, Tania Spencer, Linda Stokes, Jane Stone, Julie Sutton, Joyce Tasma, Pauline White, Anne Williams After Bloom…

Prue Venables – Living Treasures: Masters of Australian Art

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

Acclaimed ceramicist Prue Venables is the ninth artist in the Australian Design Centre's series Living Treasures: Masters of Australian Craft. Prue Venables' sculptural artworks possess clarity, luminosity and a quiet beauty. The works in this exhibition explore the significance of…

York Festival: Rare & Endangered Crafts

York Festival Various Locations across, York, Western Australia

Fiona Gavino, Sandy McKendrick, Leonie Oakes, Jill Parnell, Stewart Scambler, Katie West, Embroiderers Guild of WA, Sandalwood Letterpress Print Press Museum, and more to be announced The York Festival presents a fascinating program of Rare & Endangered Crafts for the…

Connexions

Gallery Central at North Metropolitan TAFE 12 Aberdeen St, Perth, Western Australia

Emily Beckley, Fatemeh Boroujeni, Eden Lennox, Sultana Shamshi, Melissa Cameron, Blandine Hallé With a mission to show the complexity and diversity of Australian jewellery talent to audiences outside this country, Connexions invited artists from a range of cultural backgrounds to…

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…

We Must Get Together Some Time (CASM)

CASM: Contemporary Arts Space Mandurah 63 Ormsby Terrace, Mandurah, Western Australia

Nandi Chinna, Helen Coleman, Jane Donlin, Sharyn Egan, Gerorge Karpathakis, Todd Israel, Annette Nykiel, Perdita Phillips, Nien Schwarz, Michelle Slarke, Dianne Strahan We Must Get Together Some Time will exhibit a major body of new works in a self-titled multi-venue…

We Must Get Together Some Time (ManPAC)

Alcoa Mandurah Art Gallery (Mandurah Performing Arts Centre) 9 Ormsby Terrace, Mandurah, Western Australia

Nandi Chinna, Helen Coleman, Jane Donlin, Sharyn Egan, George Karpathakis, Todd Israel, Annette Nykiel, Perdita Phillips, Nien Schwarz, Michelle Slarke, Dianne Strahan We Must Get Together Some Time will exhibit a major body of new works in a self-titled multi-venue…

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…

COUNTERPOINT

Stala Contemporary 12 Cleaver Street, West Perth, Western Australia

Kadri Alekand, Max Ball, Barbara Cotter, Annette Ellson, Blandine Halle, Hannah Jago, Louise Gore Langton, Bethamy Linton, Jill Parnell, Felicity Peters, Brenda Ridgewell, Aaron Seymour, Sultana Shamshi, Jacquie Sprogoe, Claire Townsend, Tineke Van der Eecken, Katrina Virgona, Robin Wells, Alister…

Tributaries

Mundaring Arts Centre 7190 Great Eastern Highway, Mundaring, Western Australia

A new body of work by multidisciplinary artist Tineke Van der Eecken, explores the fibres of flora, fauna, and human systems in her show Tributaries. She presents jewellery, small fine metal sculptures and biological objects formed by corrosion casting, alongside…

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…