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Woman in a black dress jumping mid air in front of a painting in a gallery
9 March - 25 November 2016

CO3 - Reason for Being

  • Perth Cultural Centre

As part of AGWA's innovative cross-arts partnership with WA's newest contemporary dance company Co3, Gallery visitors can experience a creative response to their State Art Collection and Gallery architecture re-interpreted through contemporary dance. 

Over the course of four days every month, you can observe Co3 Artistic Director and choreographer, Raewyn Hill as she creates new work, Reason for Being, with Co3 dancers in the Gallery's spaces. 

In view of the public, Hill will unpack her creative practice, revealing the process of creating contemporary dance in the unusual live studio environment of AGWA. 

2016 Schedule 

  • July: Wednesday 6 - Saturday 9
  • August: Wednesday 24 - Saturday 27
  • October: Wednesday 19 - Saturday 22
  • November: Wednesday 23 - Saturday 25

Image Credit:

Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda (Mrs Gabori)
Thundi 2010
synthetic polymer paint on canvas
198 x 455 cm 
State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia
Purchased through the TomorrowFund and The Leah Jane Cohen Bequest, Art Gallery of Western Australia Foundation, 2011
Photo: Toni Wilkinson 

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Dates and times

  • 9 March - 25 November 2016

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