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Displaying from Wednesday, July 18, 2018
 July 2018
Wednesday 18
12:00 - GUIDED TOUR - Going Slow: Visual Arts x Mindfulness Tour Website | More Information
In this session we undertake a close observation of selected artworks from the Authentic Determination exhibition, followed by an informal discussion on themes of empathy and compassion.

18:00 - WORKSHOP - WINTERarts: 'Uke' Can Do It Website | More Information
A fun introductory session to the ukulele.

We’ll cover all the basics from the correct way to hold your ‘uke’, to tuning, basic chords and strumming patterns, learning several songs along the way. This fun introductory session will have you rocking out to Vance Joy, Green Day and The (...)
Thursday 19
18:30 - WORKSHOP - WINTERarts: Night Photography Secrets : WINTERarts 2018 runs from 2 - 31 July Website | More Information
Learn tips and techniques for taking amazing night-time images in this hands-on photography workshop. Emerging landscape and astrophotographer Sean Standen will impart the secrets of night photography in theory and in practice.

Ticket price $20. Participants will need to provide their (...)
Friday 20
10:00 - PERFORMANCE - WINTERarts: Josephine Wants to Dance : WINTERarts 2018 runs from 2 - 31 July Website | More Information
A story about dreams, believing in yourself... and a dancing kangaroo. Based on the book by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley the award-winning team behind Diary of a Wombat comes another hilarious tale of a bush animal you'll never forget.

Tickets $22-28. Suitable for ages 4+. For more (...)

12:30 - PERFORMANCE - WINTERarts: Josephine Wants to Dance : WINTERarts 2018 runs from 2 - 31 July Website | More Information
[This timeslot is a relaxed performance.] A story about dreams, believing in yourself... and a dancing kangaroo. Based on the book by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley the award-winning team behind Diary of a Wombat comes another hilarious tale of a bush animal you'll never forget.

See (...)
Saturday 21
11:30 - GUIDED TOUR - Can Touch This: Tactile & Verbal Description Tour Website | More Information
For visitors with visual impairment. Join us for a touch and verbal descriptive tour of the current exhibitions. A trained guide delivers descriptions of the visual elements of artworks exhibited, along with tactile opportunities using mixed media and 3D-printed models of the artworks.

14:30 - GUIDED TOUR - LWAG Signs: Auslan Interpreted Tour Website | More Information
For adults with hearing loss and their friends and family. Experience the artwork at LWAG in Australian Sign Language. Join us for a free tour in Auslan of the current exhibitions guided by a gallery staff member and interpreter from Auslan Stage Left.
Thursday 26
17:00 - EVENT - TEDxUWASalon: Exposition : TEDxUWA is excited to announce our second event of 2018, focusing on the oohs and aahs of all things art! Website | More Information
TEDxUWA is excited to announce that we’ll be hosting our second major event of 2018 titled TEDxUWASalon: Exposition on Thursday, 26th of July from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM!

In celebration of the City of Perth #WINTERarts, the goal of TEDxUWASalon: Exposition is to share and showcase innovation (...)
Friday 27
13:00 - PUBLIC TALK - Friday Talk: Travellers in the Land Website | More Information
Dr Shino Konishi, a senior lecturer in the School of Humanities and the School of Indigenous Studies at UWA specialises in Indigenous history and has a particular interest in encounters between European explorers and travellers and Aboriginal people. Join Shino to explore the installation and the (...)

18:00 - PERFORMANCE - WINTERarts: Barefaced Stories : WINTERarts 2018 runs from 2 - 31 July Website | More Information
Hosted by co-founder Andrea Gibbs, this edition of Barefaced Stories comes to LWAG for a take on the uniquely interesting, fascinating, and absurd tales of art galleries. Presenters to be announced closer to the date.

Tickets $20. Suitable for ages 18+. For more WINTERarts events visit: (...)
Saturday 28
13:00 - WORKSHOP - UWA Music presents: Keyed Up! Day of Piano Website | More Information
At the UWA Conservatorium of Music, we know that performance enhances your brain, your social skills and helps you reach your full potential.

We also know that exams and auditions can be a daunting experience for young musicians!

Join us for the annual Keyed Up! Day of Piano (...)

14:00 - PUBLIC TALK - Artist Talk: George Haynes - Modern Australian Landscapes Website | More Information
Join artist George Haynes who will share insights about his own work and that of his contemporaries exhibited in Modern Australian Landscapes, 1940s –1960s.
Tuesday 31
19:00 - DINNER - WINTERarts: Art Aside The hidden history of art : WINTERarts 2018 runs from 2 - 31 July Website | More Information
Join UWA’s Chief Cultural Officer Ted Snell as he shares four intriguing, little-known stories from art history with the events of artist’s lives, how they earn their living and how their work is received by their communities often provide a different inflection to the history of art and can (...)

 August 2018
Thursday 09
18:00 - PERFORMANCE - Pińata Co-Lab: Australian Soundscapes Website | More Information
Co-Lab is an annual commissioning project that brings together UWA composition and percussion departments. In 2018, these talented young composers create new and imaginative works for percussion, inspired by works in the exhibition Modern Australian Landscapes, 1940s-1960s.
Friday 10
13:00 - PUBLIC TALK - Friday Talk: Feminism, Collaboration & Community Website | More Information
Join Chantal Bourgault du Coudray, the Academic Coordinator of the McCusker Centre for Citizenship as she explores connections between feminism, collaboration and community through reference to artworks in the exhibition Authentic Determination.
Sunday 12
10:00 - OPEN DAY - UWA Open Day 2018 : Everything you need to know about university, all in one place. Website | More Information
UWA’s Open Day is the best way to get a feel for life at uni. Everything you could ever want to know is right there for you, from info about our unique course structure and career opportunities to details about student clubs and accommodation.

Our stunning campus will be buzzing with (...)
Monday 13
18:00 - PUBLIC TALK - Black Bodies, White Gold: cotton, art and the materiality of race Website | More Information
A public lecture by Anna Arabindan-Kesson, Assistant Professor of Black Diasporic Art, Princeton University.

This talk examines the visual relationship between the cotton trade and the representation of blackness in American culture, using historical case studies and contemporary art (...)
Thursday 16
18:00 - WORKSHOP - Medicine & Art PD Workshop: Modern Australian Landscapes Website | More Information
Free workshops aimed at medical and health professionals of all levels. Develop visual language and refine communication skills through close observation of artworks in the exhibition, Modern Australian Landscapes 1940s-1960s.

19:00 - PERFORMANCE - UWA Music presents: Keyed Up! Alex Raineri Website | More Information
“As a voyager of the keys, Raineri is courageous. He doesn’t shy away from risk in his drive towards dramatic moments.” Limelight Magazine, 2018

Pianist Alex Raineri is a sought-after recitalist, concerto soloist and chamber musician. He joins us at UWA as a Royal Over-Seas League Artist (...)
Wednesday 22
6:00 - PUBLIC LECTURE - Sir Wallace Kyle Oration 2018 Website | More Information
The McCusker Centre for Citizenship at UWA, in partnership with the Rotary Club of Perth, invite you to the 2018 Sir Wallace Kyle Oration.

The late Air Chief Marshall, Sir Wallace Kyle, was an Honorary Doctor of Laws at The University of Western Australia and Governor of Western (...)


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