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.


Midland Junction Arts Centre 276 Great Eastern Hwy, Midland, Western Australia, Australia

Gemma Ben-Ary, Siân Boucherd, Leanne Bray, Kate Campbell Pope, Mikaela Castledine, Merle Davis, Fiona Gavino, Dawn Gamblen, Megan Juresa, Maxxi Minaxi May, Jan Mullen, Stella Picciotto Winn, Tania Spencer, Liliana Stafford,  Martien Van Zuilen, Katrina Virgona,  Louise Wells, Anne Williams,…

Carriers of Culture

Mossenson Galleries 115 Hay St, Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia

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…


Fremantle Arts Centre 1 Finnerty Street, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia

IOTA’s inaugural exhibition, Curiosity and Rituals of the Everyday, presents the work of over 30 Indian Ocean craft artists across two venues: Fremantle Arts Centre and John Curtin Gallery. From the exquisitely detailed textiles and embroidery works of Jakkai Siributr…

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Australia Wide Seven

Bunbury Museum and Heritage Centre 1 Arthur Street, Bunbury, Western Australia, Australia

OzQuilt Network and the Bunbury Patchwork and Quilting Group Australia Wide Seven is a nationally touring exhibition showcasing forty contemporary works by members of the Ozquilt Network, Australia's organisation for art quilters. Demonstrating the scope and possibilities of art quilt…


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

York Festival: Rare Crafts

York Festival Various Locations across, York, Western Australia, 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…


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

AURA; memory and the language of cloth

Kidogo Arthouse 47 Mews Road, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia

Dr. Kelsey Ashe, Sheree Dornan, Molly Ryan, Ella Steiner, Jane Ziemons, Penny Coss AURA is a group exhibition of established and emerging Western Australian artists. The exhibition focuses on the idea of ‘aura’ as it relates to clothing and textiles,…

Weekends with Nalda

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


Midland Junction Arts Centre 276 Great Eastern Hwy, Midland, Western Australia, Australia

Emanuel Arkeveld, Clem Bond, Len Bunn, Kate Campbell-Pope, Paul Caporn, Crystal Chong, Jennifer Cochrane, Jane Davies, Angela Ferolla, Susan Flavell, David Gregson, Christine Groom, Geri Hayden, Adam Ismail, Theo Koning, Maxxi Minaxi May, Ellen Norrish, Sue McPhee, Danielle Ryan, Ross…

We Must Get Together Some Time Too

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