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…

In Situ

Holmes à Court Gallery @ No.10 10 Douglas Street, West Perth, Western Australia

Shivani Aggarwal, Sujora Conrad, Nien Schwarz, Holly Story, Warburton Story Wire Artists In Situ is a group exhibition featuring contemporary artists who each fold craft into their practice. The artists address the Triennial’s themes of votive, family/utility, shelter and adornment…

Carriers of Culture

Mossenson Galleries 115 Hay St, Subiaco, Western 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…

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…

Maelstrom

Nyisztor Studio 391 Canning Highway, Palmyra, Western Australia

Amanda Alderson, Helena Bogucki, Annette Davis, Moira Doropoulos, Susan Flavell, Lee Harrop with Perdita Phillips and Vivienne Glance, Catherine Higham, Eden Lennox, Bethamy Linton, Trish Little, Megan Kirwan-Ward, Leonie Ngahuia Mansbridge, Annemieke Mulders, Belinda Newick, Shereen Ricupero, Anna Sabadini, Jenny…

SENTINELS

Peter Kovacsy Studio 89 Jamieson Street, Pemberton, Western Australia

SENTINELS is a solo exhibition featuring works in native timbers and cast glass. For more than 30 years Peter Kovacsy's contemporary craft & design practice has been galvanised by observations of the local timber workers, forestry industry, and majestic Karri…

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…

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…

Everyone, Everyday

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

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 -…

Tilt – Curtis Taylor

Goolugatup Heathcote 58 Duncraig Road, Applecross, Western Australia

The Tilt program is part of the annual exhibition schedule and has been developed by the Goolugatup Heathcote Museum and Gallery to support local art practice, inquiry, and arts practitioners. Each year an artist is invited to respond to the…

Biophilic Bamboo Base (B3)

John Curtin Gallery Building 200A, Curtin University, Kent Street, Bentley, Western Australia

Chamila Subasinghe, Richard Manser, Shaun Banner, Michael Phillips, and Curtin University students Biophilic Bamboo Base (B³) is an architectural performance piece based around the innate relationships between humans and their environment. Paying tribute to an envisioned harmonious relationship between craft,…

Free

FLOW

Lost Eden Creative 58 McLarty Street, Dwellingup, Western Australia

Mikaela Castledine, Nic Compton, Adam Cruikshank, Tony Davis, Neil Elliott, Penelope Forlano, Maitland Hill, Patricia Hines, Sarah Keirle, Rick Knopke, Peter Kovascy, Lyn Nixon, Pavel Perina, David Rees, Monique Tippett, Neil Turner The event is called FLOW and is an…