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Displaying from Wednesday, June 12, 2013
 June 2013
Friday 14
13:00 - TALK - Shifting Australian 'imaginings' of Japan Website | More Information
Join Romit Dasgupta in a talk discussing the transformations of the 'imaginings' of Japan on Friday 14 June at the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery.

Over the post-World War Two decades, ‘imaginings’ of Japan in public discourse in Australia have undergone radical and often unanticipated (...)
Saturday 15
14:00 - GUIDED TOUR - Ian Fairweather : Exhibition tour of ORIENTing by curator Sally Quin Website | More Information
Join curators Ted Snell and Sally Quin for an informative tour of the exhibition ORIENTing on Saturday 15 June 2pm at the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery.

ORIENTing presents a rare opportunity to see important works by Ian Fairweather from public and private collections in Western Australia (...)
Friday 21
9:00 - SYMPOSIUM - Agency in Movement Symposium : Free one day Symposium presented by SymbioticA Website | More Information
The Agency in Movement symposium employs a variety of disciplines to explore the complex relations between movement and vitality. Motion is observed by attaching a frame of reference to a “body” and measuring its change in position relative to another reference frame. Therefore, movement is (...)
Sunday 23
10:00 - EVENT - Perth Upmarket : Perth’s premier quarterly market for original and handcrafted wares Website | More Information
Perth Upmarket is Perth’s premier quarterly market for original and handcrafted wares. The market brings together over 150 of Perth’s most talented artists, designers, craftsmen and gourmets all under one roof at the University of Western Australia’s Winthrop Hall. Incorporating a dedicated Junior (...)
Monday 24
17:00 - FREE LECTURE - School of Music presents: DMA Lecture Demo - An Exploration of English Language Sung Poetry More Information
Join DMA candidate Karen-Elizabeth Sekararum on Monday 24 June 2013 - 5pm in the Tunley Lecture Theatre, School of Music, UWA

An Exploration of English Language Sung Poetry as presented in the Recital Srimaya's FAll from the Demon's Circle

DMA Lecture-Demonstration
Friday 28
17:00 - EXHIBITION OPENING - Exhibition Opening - Little Paintings, Big Stories Website | More Information
Join us this Friday 28 June at 6pm for the opening night of the exhibition Little Paintings, Big Stories: Gossip Songs from Western Arnhem Land at the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery.

Light refreshments will be available.

Doors open: 5pm | Event starts: 6pm

Drawn (...)

 July 2013
Tuesday 02
13:00 - WORKSHOP - Writing Fiction - Getting Started: A Workshop With Amanda Curtin Website | More Information
This workshop will get you thinking like a writer, introduce the main elements of writing fiction, and start you off on some exercises designed to focus your attention on craft and inspire your imagination.

Amanda Curtin, PhD, AE is the author of the novels Elemental, The Sinkings and (...)
Thursday 04
18:00 - EVENT - WinterARTS in Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery : This is a free event. Bookings are essential Website | More Information
As part of the WinterARTS Festival and in celebration of the magnificent exhibition ORIENTing on show at the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, join Western Australian guitarist Christine Yeong for an intimate performance and evening viewing of works. Yeong, brings her passionate, energetic, and unique (...)
Friday 05
13:00 - TALK - Explore the Cruthers Exhibition with Melissa Harpley : A look into the exhibition: Towards Perth Website | More Information
Join Melissa for an in-depth look at the exhibition Towards Perth on Friday July 5, at the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery.

'Towards Perth: Western Australian Women Artists before 1950' is drawn from the Cruthers Collection of Women's Art and runs from 4 May 2013 until 13 July 2013 at the (...)

15:00 - PUBLIC TALK - The modal weight of an interactive and electronic artwork; relational materiality, distributed cognition and the actor-network : Public seminar with Mark Cypher Website | More Information
Generally, interactive and electronic artworks are conceptualised as essentially immaterial. That is, the digital artwork is a pure abstraction that lacks the physical properties that literally ground an artwork in the empirical world. In contrast, this paper maps the effects of interactivity in an (...)
Saturday 06
13:00 - EVENT - Berndt Museum Family Focus Day Website | More Information
As part of WINTERarts at UWA, join us for a family focus day at the Berdt Museum to celebrate our new exhibition Little Paintings, Big Stories: Gossip Songs of Western Arnhem Land. There will be storytelling, performance, a special talk by Dr John Stanton and hands-on activities in the Gallery. For (...)
Wednesday 10
14:00 - WORKSHOP - ‘A Glint of Light on Broken Glass’: Short Story Writing Workshop with Susan Midalia Website | More Information
‘A Glint of Light on Broken Glass’: Short Story Writing with Susan Midalia

Susan Midalia is a Perth-based writer and freelance editor who conducts workshops on short story writing. Her first short story collection, A History of the Beanbag and other stories, was shortlisted for the (...)

18:00 - TALK - Hugh Mackay - The Good Life: What Makes a Life Worth Living? *SOLD OUT* Website | More Information
You hear that insistent message, echoing through the philosophical traditions of East and West: treat other people the way you’d like to be treated. The basic message never alters, whether your moral heritage is Socratic, Jewish, Christian, Islamic, Buddhist, humanistic or anything in between.

19:00 - DINNER - Connected: An Evening With Stephen Scourfield Website | More Information
As part of WINTERarts at UWA, let author Stephen Scourfield lead you on a literary and culinary journey that interprets the very nature of travel. Taking cues from his 2010 collection of essays and short stories, Connected, Stephen will bring together stories from around the world and with each (...)
Friday 12
13:00 - WORKSHOP - *FULLY BOOKED* Free Chinese calligraphy workshop with Confucius Institute Website | More Information
*Please note that the calligraphy workshops are now fully booked*

Enrol in a free Chinese calligraphy workshop run by the Confucius Institute on Friday 12 July 1pm and 3pm at the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery.

The Confucius Institute at UWA seeks to foster cross-cultural (...)

15:00 - PUBLIC TALK - Artist's Talk: The Mechanism of Life (after Stephane Leduc) : Public talk with Oron Catts and Ionat Zurr Website | More Information
At the very same time that Bergson developed his concept of Élan Vital in his book Creative Evolution, others attempted to do away with the metaphysical notion of vital force. One significant endeavour was taken by Stephane Leduc, who set out to prove that life is merely a chemical process.

Saturday 13
16:00 - LAUNCH - ORIENTing Book + Video launch More Information
To mark the last day of the exhibition ORIENTing, the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery is launching the official ORIENTing book along with two video works by artists-in-residence Abdul Abdullah and Casey Aryes on Saturday 13 July 4pm.

This is also the last day of the two exhibitions (...)
Sunday 21
14:00 - WORKSHOP - Sing With PUCS : Perth Undergraduate Choral Society Community Workshop Website | More Information
Calling all singers, wannabe shower soloists and ex-PUCSters!

Join a well-known Perth choir for an afternoon of choral singing!

The Perth Undergraduate Choral Society has specially selected a repertoire of music that features all of our favourites from the last five years (...)
Friday 26
15:00 - PUBLIC TALK - HumanThrush entanglements: Homo sapiens as a multi-species ecology : Public talk with Tarsh Bates Website | More Information
Human bodies are a mammal/fungal/bacterial/insect/viral ecology which we rarely acknowledge: a normal human body is said to be composed of over 1 trillion cells, of which only about 10% are animal. This artistic research project explores what it means to be human when we recognise our bodies as a (...)

18:00 - EXHIBITION OPENING - HERE&NOW13 : An exhibition of 11 contemporary Western Australian artists Website | More Information
Join the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery on Friday 26th July 2013 at 6pm for the opening of HERE&NOW13 - an exhibition of 11 Western Australian artists with disability.

Featured artists include Katrina Barber, Patrick Carter, Clive Collender, Aquinas Crowe, David Guhl, Tim Maley, Julian (...)

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