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.

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…

When I Saw You

Ellenbrook Arts HQ 34 Main Street, Ellenbrook, Western Australia

Darryl Bedford, Jacky Cheng, Guundie Kuchling, Richard Hassell, Ingrid Mulder, Sarah Thornton-Smith Six artists explore the concept of connection in the curiosity and rituals of the everyday, taking the ubiquitous medium of paper to innovative and surprising places. Exhibition programming…

We Must Get Together Some Time

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

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…

Indian Ocean Stories – tour with Corioli Souter

WA Museum Boola Bardip Perth Cultural Centre, Northbridge, Western Australia

A fascinating one-hour tour about Indian Ocean artefacts and stories with maritime archaeologist Corioli Souter. The themes inherent in the Indian Ocean Craft Triennial are central to the collections and stories on display in the Tianqi Lithium Connections exhibition in the new WA…

$15

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…

MADE | FOUND | REPURPOSED

Earlywork Shop 9, 330 South Terrace, South Fremantle, Western Australia

Presented by Artitja Fine Art Gallery Minyma Kutjara Arts Project, Maningrida Arts, Mangkaja Arts Resource Agency, Spinifex Hill Studio, Ernabella Arts MADE | FOUND | REPURPOSED is an exhibition of found objects, painted and repurposed. Encompassing five remote community art…

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…

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…

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…

HERENOW21: DISPERSION

There Is! 49 Stuart Street, Perth, Western Australia

Katie Breckon, Banjyi “Pansy” Cheedy, Jacky Cheng, Ruth Halbert, Stuart McMillan, Clare Peake Curated by Rose Barton An exhibition of regional Western Australian artists whose practice touches craft methodologies and mediums, whilst also pushing at traditional boundaries and unending the…

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…