CURIOSITY & RITUALS OF THE EVERYDAY

In addition to our 36 lead artists from Indian Ocean Rim Countries
IOTA21 presents a festival program of exhibitions and events.

Sep-Nov 2021 in Western Australia

Oblivion

Bunbury Regional Art Gallery 64 Wittenoom St, Bunbury

Ruth Halbert, Elisa Markes-Young, Katharina Meister 'Oblivion’ is a word heavy with meaning and the threat thereof is central to the contemporary mindset. Further to the migrant experience and fears of pending ecological and societal collapse, our complex digital lives…

Nalda Searles – Finders Keepers

Mundaring Arts Centre 7190 Great Eastern Highway, Mundaring

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…

Free

Carriers of Culture

Mossenson Galleries 115 Hay St, Subiaco

Namiyal Bopirri, Lorrain Connelly Northey, Robyn Djunginy, Daisy Nadjungdanga, Maria Ware, Utopia Artists Women have long been regarded as important carriers of tradition, history, and culture in their communities. This is particularly so in First Nations communities where women are…

Magnification, an exhibition by Nidia Hansen

Wireless Hill Museum 1 Telefunken Drive, Ardross

The exhibition/residency Magnification, by Perth artist Nidia Hansen investigates the 40-hectare site known as Yagan Mia / Wireless Hill. Through the lens of scientific applications such as taxonomy and magnification, Nidia’s work examines Biomimicry, metamorphosis, evolution, and communication. Utilising organic…

Converging Currents

Wanneroo Gallery 3 Rocca Way, Wanneroo

Contemporary 84, Claire Davenhall, Fiona Gavino, 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 devides us, also connects us. Situated on…

WAFTA ‘After Bloom’ Kings Park Wildflower Festival 2021

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

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…

Thinking in 3D

Painted Tree Gallery LOT 178 Muirillup Road, Northcliffe

Sculptor, Mikaela Castledine, will facilitate 4 workshops in 4 communities within the Southern Forests' and Valley’s region. Participants will learn the unique crochet techniques Castledine has mastered that allow her to create robust sculptural forms suitable for interior and exterior…

IOTA21 Opening Party

Fremantle Arts Centre 1 Finnerty Street, Fremantle

The opening celebration for IOTA21: Indian Ocean Craft Triennial. 6.30pm RSVP will be essential and COVID-19 Health Regulations apply.

Maelstrom

Nyisztor Studio 391 Canning Highway, Palmyra

Amanda Alderson, Helena Bogucki, Annette Davis, Moira Doropoulos, Susan Flavell, Lee Harrop, Catherine Higham, Eden Lennox, Bethamy Linton, Trish Little, Megan Kirwan-Ward, Leonie Ngahuia Mansbridge, Annemieke Mulders, Belinda Newick, Shereen Ricupero, Anna Sabadini, Jenny Scott, Michelle Slarke, Tania Spencer, Louise…

Makers’ Film Festival 21

WA Maritime Museum Victoria Quay, Fremantle

The Makers’ Film Festival is a new short film festival with a focus on craft–makers, making, and materials. The 24 films were selected from an open call for submissions and were chosen for their diversity of approach in both craft…

Everyone, Everyday

Art Gallery of Western Australia - AGWA Perth Cultural Centre, Perth

Rodney Glick - Artist lives and works in the village of Tengkulak Tengah, Kemenuh, Bali, Indonesia Project Team: I Wayan Darmadi - painter, lives and works in the village of West Bona, Gianyar, Bali, Indonesia I Ketut Apel Suartika -…