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AGWA LAUNCHES WITH A NEW VIEW OF WA ART
On Saturday 6 November 2021, The Art Gallery of WA (AGWA) will host a major relaunching moment which will reveal a new and exciting multi-sensory experience for AGWA.
Launching with The View From Here, a celebration of West Australian art. It’s the Gallery’s largest-ever exhibition of West Australian art featuring over 230 artists, 361 artworks, with 111 new works commissioned for this moment. The all-new AGWA will also reveal a transformed building with new and exciting sensory offerings.
Wardandi (Nyoongar) and Badimaya (Yamatji) Aboriginal curator Clothilde Bullen joins AGWA as Curator and Head of Indigenous Programs
Clothilde Bullen brings a new era into Western Australia’s premier arts institution, leading the Art Gallery of Western Australia’s reframing and communication of historical and contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art and cultures, in line with global First Nations narratives and Indigenous led-change. Clothilde will embed Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander knowledge and practices within AGWA that will lead to meaningful engagement and the revitalisation of programming and collaborations.
Pulse Perspectives A-B-C People's Choice Winner is...
Lily Kellahan has been announced as this year’s winner of the Pulse Perspectives Act-Belong-Commit People's Choice Award with the work titled Impressionable. Lily's work was chosen by members of the general public from the 30 finalists featured in this year’s exhibition.
Ayano Yoshizumi announced as the winner of the 2021 Tom Malone Prize
The winner of the 2021 Tom Malone Prize for Australian glass artists is Ayano Yoshizumi for her work ICON #2010.
ICON #2010 was selected as the winning piece from a competitive short list of thirteen works by Australian artists including Kate Baker (NSW), Clare Belfrage (SA), Hannah Gason (ACT), Marcel Hoogstad Hay (SA), Rita Kellaway (SA), Gerry King (SA), Jennifer Kemarre Martiniello (ACT), Peter Kovacsy (WA), Jeremy Lepisto (NSW), Madeline Prowd (SA), Kirstie Rea (NSW), Ayano Yoshizumi (SA) and Madisyn Zabel (ACT).
Celebrating the voices of WA's talented young artists
Pulse Perspectives exhibition opens Saturday 8 May
Human impact on the environment, identity and family are prominent themes and issues explored in this year's Pulse Perspectives exhibition, the annual display of visual art from Year 12 Visual Arts graduates.
2021 Tom Malone Prize shortlisted artists announced
The Art Gallery of WA is pleased to announce the thirteen shortlisted artists for the 2021 Tom Malone Prize for Australian glass artists.
The 2021 prize will bring together work by many of Australia's best glass artists including: Kate Baker (NSW), Clare Belfrage (SA), Hannah Gason (ACT), Marcel Hoogstad Hay (SA), Rita Kellaway (SA), Gerry King (SA), Jennifer Kemarre Martiniello (ACT), Peter Kovacsy (WA), Jeremy Lepisto (NSW), Madeline Prowd (SA), Kirstie Rea (NSW), Ayano Yoshizumi (SA) and Madisyn Zabel (ACT).
From music clip to exhibition installation, Leaving LA opens as part of Perth Festival
Leaving LA brings together the visions of two Western Australian creative luminaries: singer-songwriter, comedian, actor and director Tim Minchin, and his childhood friend, artist, graphic designer, director and animator Tee Ken Ng. The project is a three-dimensional realisation of the animated music video Ng created for Minchin's song Leaving LA.
Presented as a live animation installation, the exhibition combines hand-made zoetropes, projection, camera-phones and video, revealing the unique and exquisite charm, art and craft of Tee Ken Ng's animation practice.