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Displaying from Saturday, June 01, 2019
 June 2019
Saturday 01
14:00 - TALK - Artist Talk: Nikulinsky Naturally Website | More Information
In this artist talk, Philippa Nikulinsky AM leads us through her exhibition "Nikulinsky Naturally", a survey of her work from the 1970s to the present, sharing insights on her methodology and her exploration of the botanical riches of the Western Australian landscape.

15:30 - WORKSHOP - Nikulinsky Naturally: Education kit & PD for teachers Website | More Information
Join visual art educator Erin Knight in a professional development workshop for teachers as she introduces the education kit accompanying the exhibition "Nikulinsky Naturally".

The education kit explores how Philippa Nikulinsky and other artists have used botanical specimens in (...)
Saturday 08
14:00 - EVENT - High Tea with Philip Noakes Website | More Information
Share an afternoon with artist Philip Noakes, beginning with an exhibition tour of "Sculptural Silver" followed by a high tea hosted at the University Club of Western Australia. Noakes shares stories about his life as a jeweller and silversmith in London, Sydney and Perth.
Wednesday 12
14:00 - WORKSHOP - The Art of Emotional Intelligence Website | More Information
While the modern world has long emphasised technical skills, emotional intelligence is now being touted as a requirement to thrive in an increasingly automated future. However, beyond the buzzword, how do these skills manifest everyday - in the workplace, at home, and in civic life?

Using (...)
Friday 14
13:00 - TALK - Friday Talk: 21 years of awe - The Alan Charters Prize comes of age Website | More Information
The enriching experience of travelling and working in foreign countries or regional environments as part of a clinical elective unit has provided challenges and ongoing rewards to numerous UWA medical students. Over the past 21 years the Alan Charters Prize Seminar has brought their experiences to (...)
Tuesday 18
17:30 - PUBLIC LECTURE - UWA Music presents: Museum of Sound Series : Sound all Around: Introducing Sound Studies More Information
Do you remember the sound of dial-up internet? What about the whistle of an old kettle or a wine cork popping? Sounds, noise and music are fundamental to our lives.

Join us to explore our sonic past and present and learn how our lives are shaped by sound and listening.

Presen (...)

18:00 - PUBLIC TALK - Missing Magnificence: tracing Catherine de Medici’s hidden cultural legacy : Celebrating the 90th Anniversary of Italian Studies at UWA Website | More Information
A public talk by Professor Susan Broomhall, History, UWA.

2019 is also the 500th anniversary of the birth of Catherine de Medici. As queen consort, regent and queen mother, Catherine dominated sixteenth-century French political life. Embracing her Medici heritage, her cultural projects (...)
Sunday 23
10:00 - EVENT - Perth Upmarket : Discover Perth's best design market at UWA Website | More Information
Perth Upmarket is Perth’s original and best design market, featuring more than 180 of Perth's most talented artists, designers, craftsmen and foodies all at The University of Western Australia's Winthrop Hall.

There is something for everyone, including a Junior Upmarket section in (...)

 July 2019
Tuesday 02
7:00 - EVENT - WINTERarts: Getting Real - fakes : Experience the best in art, literature, music and ideas during the 2019 UWA WINTERarts season. Website | More Information
Never have ‘fakes’ been more prevalent — or are they? In this breakfast panel, we dive deep into the world of fakes: fake news, fake identities, fake art. Join Ted Snell, David Glance, Jani McCutcheon and Kathryn Prince for a panel discussion over breakfast at the University Club.

The (...)
Saturday 06
15:00 - PERFORMANCE - WINTERarts: Lit Live - No Shrinking Violet : Experience the best in art, literature, music and ideas during the 2019 UWA WINTERarts season. Website | More Information
Spend an entertaining evening with some of Perth’s best storytellers as they bring to life exciting new works by Australian and international short story writers. No Shrinking Violet features a great selection of short stories on flowers and fury, boldness and bravery, growth and change. Suitable (...)

15:00 - WORKSHOP - WINTERarts: Chinese Calligraphy for Children : Experience the best in art, music and ideas during the 2019 UWA WINTERarts season. Website | More Information
Experience the magic of blending pen, ink and paper as you learn the ancient art of Chinese calligraphy. Unravel the mysteries of its four treasures and five fonts, and learn a little about how it all began more than 2500 years ago. Suitable for ages 7 - 12. Presented by the Confucius Institute
Saturday 13
14:00 - EVENT - High Tea with Philippa Nikulinsky Website | More Information
Share an afternoon with artist Philippa Nikulinsky, beginning with an exhibition tour of "Nikulinsky Naturally" followed by a high tea hosted at the University Club of Western Australia. For nearly 50 years Nikulinsky has travelled through the state to record, draw and paint its (...)
Thursday 18
18:00 - WORKSHOP - WINTERarts: Felt Vessels : Experience the best in art, music and ideas during the 2019 UWA WINTERarts season. Website | More Information
Join textile artist Pauline Franklyn and experience the wonder of creating your own three-dimensional seamless vessel. During this workshop you will learn to lay wool fleece, explore colour, surface design and form to make a unique fully felted vessel to take home. $80 - tickets include materials (...)
Saturday 20
13:00 - SYMPOSIUM - Framing Flora: Artists and the Science of Botany Website | More Information
The celebration of Western Australia’s wildflowers puts a spotlight on the State’s botanical riches and the threat humans now pose to them. Hear from botanists, curators and artists bringing you an array of botanical and environment themed exhibitions and events in 2019.

Friday 19 July (...)

13:30 - WORKSHOP - WINTERarts: Basket Weaving : Experience the best in art, music and ideas during the 2019 UWA WINTERarts season. Website | More Information
Join contemporary Aboriginal artist Sharyn Egan to explore the multicultural art of basket weaving in a workshop for adult beginners. Learn simple techniques to make a sculptural yet practical woven work using raffia and other natural fibres. You will learn coiling and other techniques to shape (...)
Wednesday 24
18:00 - EVENT - Film Screening: Kew's Forgotten Queen Website | More Information
Join us for a screening of Kew’s Forgotten Queen, a documentary celebrating the work of one of the most prolific botanical artists of the Victorian age – Marianne North. At a time when women barely left their parlour rooms, North defied convention as she travelled alone navigating the world twice (...)
Thursday 25
18:00 - TALK - WINTERarts: TEDxUWA Salon Art+ : Experience the best in art, literature, music and ideas during the 2019 UWA WINTERarts season. Website | More Information
What happens when you mix art with technology, medicine, geology, mathematics? We often see art as a field separate from all others, as an independent pursuit of creativity. However, when we combine it with other aspects of our lives, the results are fascinating. Listen to a line-up of presenters (...)
Saturday 27
11:30 - GUIDED TOUR - Verbal Description & Tactile Tour: For visitors with vision impairment Website | More Information
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, maquettes and some of the artworks. Tours are free to attend and open to friends and (...)

13:30 - WORKSHOP - WINTERarts: Felt Babushkas : Experience the best in art, music and ideas during the 2019 UWA WINTERarts season. Website | More Information
Babushka dolls are gorgeous and a lot of fun to make. Learn resist wet felting and take home a new little friend. Pauline is a highly skilled artist, working intuitively and experimenting with textiles to create gorgeous artefacts. She has run textile workshops since 2005 and her work is available (...)

14:00 - GUIDED TOUR - Going Slow: Visual Arts x Mindfulness Tour Website | More Information
Slow down your day by joining us for a different kind of art gallery tour. Much like a mindfulness exercise where you focus on your breathing, in this tour we settle our minds on the artwork.

We begin this session with a close observation of selected artworks from the exhibitions "Sc (...)


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