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Meet the Artists: The View From Here Opening Weekend Talks

In The View From Here, The Art Gallery of Western Australia presents its largest ever exhibition of Western Australian art, with 30 major new commissions, exhibitions and acquisitions by leading Western Australian artists and creatives.
 
The exhibition captures the perspectives of a diverse group of artists, from the state’s renowned and iconic western desert and Kimberley artists, to emerging artists—many from non-traditional arts backgrounds—to established Western Australian artists working here and elsewhere. The exhibition transforms every single AGWA gallery space into a celebration of Western Australian art, culture and creativity,
 
A weekend celebrating Western Australian creativity.
Over the opening weekend,  join several of The View From Here artists as they speak about their work and practice.
These informal talks and pop-up sessions will run across Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 November.
The new AGWA Rooftop and bar will be open from 12pm on the Saturday and Sunday.
 
Saturday 6 November
10.30am: Welcome To Country – Olman Walley
11am: In Conversation – Christopher Pease & Clothilde Bullen
11am & 1pm: Boorloo Storytelling in Collective Ground
2pm: Curator Talk – Tui Raven, Guest Curator in Collective Ground
3pm: In Conversation – Tyrown Waigana & Tui Raven
 
Sunday 7 November
10.30am: Artist Talk – 100 Vandals
11am: Artist Talk – Bruno Booth  Cat Eyes
1pm: Artist Talk – Abdul-Rahman Abdullah 
2pm: Artist Talk – Tim Meakins 
3pm: In Conversation –Danielle Freakley & Robert Cook
Image Credit - Danielle Freakley. Photo by Liz Looker.
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    Event Showings

    Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 November 2021 | 10am-5pm

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    Price

    Free event

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    Location

    Art Gallery of Western Australia

    Perth Cultural Centre

    Perth WA 6000

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    Accessibility

    Wheelchair access