The Fabric of Wildflowers - The Art of Thelma Knox

The Fabric of Wildflowers - The Art of Thelma Knox

Fri 30 Oct 2015 - Fri 29 Jan 2016 09:00am - 05:00pm

A retrospective exhibition drawn from Thelma Knox's personal collection, which has been preserved at her family home since her death in 2009.

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Exhibition: We are here

Thu 25 Jan 2018 10:00am - 04:00pm

An eclectic selection of contemporary artworks by Aboriginal artists.

Gluten Free Expo 2018

Sat 24 Mar 2018 09:00am - 04:00pm

The Perth Gluten Free expo is a showcase of the latest gluten free foods available to discover, sample and purchase.

Perth – 2008 by Dinni Kunoth Kemarre and Josie Kunoth Petyarre, acrylic on canvas, City of Perth Art Collection

We are here

Fri 19 Jan 2018 10:00am - 04:00pm

This exhibition brings together an eclectic selection of contemporary artworks by Aboriginal artists, sharing stories of cultural importance.

Yellow Taxis by Laurel Nannup (2012), etching and aquatint, ink on paper, City of Perth Art Collection

Collecting Perth – recent acquisitions from the City of Perth Art Collection

Fri 08 Dec 2017 10:00am - 04:00pm

Collecting Perth looks back at the year of the City’s art acquisitions with a selection of contemporary and historical works.

Bird Song

Mon 06 Nov 2017 10:00am - 05:00pm

John Hutchinson Bird Recordings are paired with scientific Illustrations of Western Australian birds to create an interactive and sensory experience. Until 31 Jan 2018.

West Coast Lowdown

Sat 14 Oct 2017 - Sun 15 Oct 2017 09:00am - 05:00pm

Now in its 3rd edition, The West Coast Lowdown is an event that honours the traditions of the hot rod, kustom, lowrider and tattoo scenes of the 60’s and before – while firmly looking to the future to inspire individual creativity and self expression. The Lowdown brings together car builders, bike builders, artists and tattooists, mixes in modern skaters, punk rock, rockabilly music and styles, then adds in merchants from across the state and country to combine them into a powerful mix that has spawned the fastest growing sub-culture on earth. This is Kustom Kulture. Is it a tattoo show with lowriders? Or a skate party with hot rods? Whatever your interest, the Lowdown brings something for you. This year’s Lowdown includes: Featured Builder: 6 Cars, 6 Bikes built by the best in WA and across Australia Kavalcade of Kustoms: Parade of Featured Builder vehicles into the venue Lowrider Hop King Showcase: WA’s top Lowriders battle it out to see who can hop the highest and win the Crown Lowdown Invitational: Up to 30 additional hand-picked vehicles from Australia VIP Pre-Party: Exclusive Sponsors and Exhibitors Party Friday night Tattoo Alley: 30 of Australia’s top artists tattooing live 6ft Skate Ramp: Open for skaters to use, kid’s times and adult times Biker Build-Off: 20 of WA’s top custom bike builders compete to win Miss West Coast Lowdown: Top Pinup and Beauty model Bettie Butcher hosts the Pinup Competition Lowdown After Dark: From 7pm the show moves to the stage for bands, performers and more Sunday Sundowner After Party: From 6pm on Sunday we head to the Indi Bar for bands and a swimsuit competition Dolled-Up Dames Pinup Workshop: Miss VLV 2017 Miss Monique Sweet teaches a one-night pinup beauty class More details available online at www.westcoastlowdown.com.au


WAFTA Altered States Members' Exhibition 2017

Sat 16 Sep 2017 - Sat 23 Sep 2017 10:00am - 04:00pm

The Western Australian Fibre and Textiles Association (WAFTA) Altered States 2017 Members Exhibition - a challenge to the members to bring a little imagination, some clever craft and individual flair to transform an apparent bag of waste into a work of art.

AEON | Lz Dunn & Collaborators - PICA

Thu 26 Oct 2017 05:30pm - 07:00pm

Presented with Tura New Music as part of the 13th Totally Huge New Music Festival, Aeon is activated by silence, sound, civic responsibility and personal desire.

Tinkering Space - Scitech

Sun 10 Sep 2017 10:00am - 05:00pm

Immerse yourself and the kiddies in Scitech’s new innovative space.