Events

A heritage image of the old REIWA office layered with the number 100
Date
Today (Daily until Thursday 31 May)

REIWA Centenary Exhibition

The exhibition will showcase how REIWA has grown and positively influenced our state over the last century.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • community-charity
  • historical
  • family-children
Portrait of an older gentleman sitting in an old arm chair wearing camel coloured pants and a white singlet with drag queen makeup on.
Date
Today

HIR

A highly intelligent, heartfelt and humorous portrayal of a family in crisis.

  • art-exhibitions
  • music-performance
Image of a vase designed and created by artist Tom Malone
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 28 May)

Tom Malone Prize 2018

Contemporary design and international art.

  • art-exhibitions
Image of two paintings side by side, one a painting of an Asian man sitting in an orange chair wearing a robe the other of an Asian woman sitting in a blue chair in her pyjamas.
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 16 July)

Year 12 Perspectives 2017

This year's exhibition will showcase 55 works from students from across Western Australia.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
Photograph of First National artist Julie Dowling
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 13 August)

WA Now: Julie Dowling - Babanyu

In her words, culture and language are ‘Babanyu’ – friends for life.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
Image of two paintings side by side, one a painting of an Asian man sitting in an orange chair wearing a robe the other of an Asian woman sitting in a blue chair in her pyjamas.
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 16 July)

Year 12 Perspectives 2017

This year's exhibition will showcase 55 works from students from across Western Australia.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
Photograph of First National artist Julie Dowling
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 13 August)

WA Now: Julie Dowling - Babanyu

In her words, culture and language are ‘Babanyu’ – friends for life.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
Photograph of a composer directing a choir to sing
Date
Sunday 17 June

Singing at the Gallery

Art Gallery WA invites you to be part of their opera chorus.

  • art-exhibitions
  • music-performance
  • historical
Image of two paintings side by side, one a painting of an Asian man sitting in an orange chair wearing a robe the other of an Asian woman sitting in a blue chair in her pyjamas.
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 16 July)

Year 12 Perspectives 2017

This year's exhibition will showcase 55 works from students from across Western Australia.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
Photograph of First National artist Julie Dowling
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 13 August)

WA Now: Julie Dowling - Babanyu

In her words, culture and language are ‘Babanyu’ – friends for life.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
Photograph of First National artist Julie Dowling
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 13 August)

WA Now: Julie Dowling - Babanyu

In her words, culture and language are ‘Babanyu’ – friends for life.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children

Attractions

Child's hand in dinosaur footprint
Date

Discovery Zone

Explore the WA Museum’s new Discovery Zone, now open at the State Library.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • historical
  • learn
Clement Meadmore sculpture in the Perth Cultural Centre's Urban Orchard. Made from rusted corten steel and featuring geometric shapes.

Between 1979-1980

Clement Meadmore is an internationally renowned sculptor who was born in Melbourne, Australia in 1929. He lived and worked predominately in America, where he died in 2005.

  • art-exhibitions
View of the WA Museums front entrance with a crowd sitting on the steps in the foreground.

WA Museum

The Western Australian Museum is the State’s premier cultural organisation, housing WA’s scientific and cultural collection. 

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • screening
  • learn
View of the projections on the external walls of the Art Gallery of WA at night with a crowd sitting on the steps surrounding the wetland stage.

Art Gallery of WA

Through their collections, programs, and stimulating exhibitions the Art Gallery of WA offers visitors unique and exciting encounters with the art of Western Australia, Australian Indigenous art and the art of the world. 

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
A filigree style metal artwork sitting in the wetland.

Stuart Green: Untitled

The filigree style metal artwork in the urban wetland is a work by Perth artist Stuart Green. It was the Premier’s selection from the 2010 Sculptures by the Sea exhibition at Cottesloe Beach.

  • art-exhibitions
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The Butcher Shop

The Butcher Shop | Purveyors of Designer Produce and Art Materials

  • art-exhibitions
  • shopping
Image of Der Rufer or The Caller, a bronze statue in the Perth Cultural Centre of a man with his hands to his face, calling out to the world.

Der Rufer (The Caller)

Gerhard Marcks is a German artist who was a founding teacher of the famous Bauhaus art and design school. Born in 1889, he died in 1981.

 

  • art-exhibitions
Photo of Dusk Ridge line 2011 a porcelain artwork created by Pippin Drysdale representing nine vessels of varying dimensions.

Craft & Design Gallery - Resonant Objects

Showcasing works across a range of mediums, this newly introduced space allows for AGWA to express the many ways that craft and design practitioners use their materials to engage with the world.

  • art-exhibitions
External view of the State Library of WA entrance with people sitting in the foreground.

State Library of WA

The State Library of WA is more than just a place for books - enjoy film screenings, family activities, tours and exhibitions.

  • art-exhibitions
  • cruises-tours
  • learn
  • screening
  • family-children
Public Art piece representing two black and white striped marble pillars outside of the State Library of WA.

Gate 2: Coalesce

The Japanese born Australian artist Akio Makigawa was commissioned to create a landmark entry statement for the Perth Cultural Centre. Gate 2: Coalesce was erected outside the Alexander Library building in 1987.

  • art-exhibitions
PICA

PICA

The Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts (PICA) is one of Australia's leading centres for the development and presentation of contemporary art.

  • art-exhibitions