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Displaying from Friday, January 31, 2020
 January 2020
Friday 31
19:30 - PERFORMANCE - Heroes : Perth Orchestra Project and Izaak Wesson perform works by Beethoven, Glass and Barblett Website | More Information
Join the Perth Orchestra Project and conductor Izaak Wesson for a concert of tragedy, triumph, and raw emotion as we explore the concept of ‘heroes’ through music. This concert meditates on the question of ‘what is a hero, and how do they shape our lives?’, examining the ways in which three (...)

 February 2020
Friday 07
18:00 - LAUNCH - Opening Night: The Long Kiss Goodbye + Boomerang - A National Symbol Website | More Information
Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery invites you to the launch of its Season 1 2020 program, featuring the opening of two new exhibitions: 'The Long Kiss Goodbye' and 'Boomerang - A National Symbol'.

Light refreshments will be served.

Presented in association with Perth Festival, 'The (...)
Sunday 09
11:00 - GUIDED TOUR - Hitchiker's Guide to the Galleries - LWAG Website | More Information
Get a behind-the-scenes look into Perth Festival’s Visual Arts 2020 program on this city-wide tour starting and finishing in the Perth Cultural Centre. Buy a bus ticket and take part in the full day of events from 10am-5pm, or choose your own adventure and meet up at different points along the way.< (...)
Wednesday 12
11:00 - GUIDED TOUR - Let's Meet at LWAG - For visitors with dementia Website | More Information
Join us at LWAG for our program for visitors living with dementia and their carers or family members. Let’s Meet provides a forum for conversation through the shared viewing and exploration of artworks on display – highlighting themes, artists, and artworks currently exhibited. Community Partner: (...)
Saturday 15
14:00 - TALK - Curator's Talk: The Long Kiss Goodbye Website | More Information
The Long Kiss Goodbye explores how artists transform familiar materials into complex meditations on love, loss, attraction and repulsion. Learn more about the exhibition on this tour and discussion with curator and Perth Festival Visual Arts Program Associate Gemma Weston.

15:30 - EVENT - Professional Development Workshop and Education Kit Launch Website | More Information
Join us for this special event, custom-designed event to connect school teachers with our current exhibition The Long Kiss Goodbye.

Co-led by visual arts educator Erin Knight, UWA Graduate School of Education, and art historian Dr Janice Lally, LWAG Curator of Academic and Public (...)
Saturday 29
13:00 - PUBLIC TALK - Australian Landscape Then and Now - Friends of LWAG Event Series : Saturday 29 Feb, 21 March & 4 April at 1pm - 3.30pm Website | More Information
The Friends of Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery present the next theme in their Art History Lecture Series: Australian Landscape Then and Now. Presented by Carl Altmann, this new series will look at numerous different aspects of landscape paintings from the late nineteenth to the twentieth century (...)

14:00 - PERFORMANCE - Pendulum Acts - Performance by Penny Coss : Sat 29 Feb 2pm - 2:30pm & Fri 20 March 1:30pm - 2:15pm Website | More Information
Artist Penny Coss presents a new performance work in response to her installation featured in The Long Kiss Goodbye.

For Pendulum Acts, Coss will drag, shift and erase layers of her installation to reference her encounters in the landscape as a democratic space, where hierarchies shift (...)

 March 2020
Saturday 07
13:00 - WORKSHOP - Know My Name Edit-a-thon Perth Website | More Information
Just 18 per cent of biographies on Wikipedia are about women. When it comes to female artists and creators, that number is even lower. Wikimedia Australia is partnering with the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra's Know My Name project to enhance the understanding and appreciation of work by (...)
Sunday 08
14:00 - GUIDED TOUR - Robertson Park Studios Visit - Friends of LWAG Event Series Website | More Information
The Friends of Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery invite you to join them on a visit to Robertson Park Artists Studios. Robertson Park is an independent, self-funded, non-profit studio collectively run by artists Graham Hay, Frances Dennis, Bethamy Linton, Sarah Jane Merchant, Christopher McClelland and Ca (...)
Tuesday 10
7:30 - EVENT - Friends of the Library : "Why politics?" by Diana Warnock Website | More Information
Diana Warnock, a former newspaper and radio journalist, went into politics at the age of 52 when she was elected as the State member of Parliament for Perth in 1993. Before entering politics, Diana was an activist for about 30 years for women’s rights and for minorities, and always belonged to many (...)

17:00 - EVENT - Culture Club Art Party Website | More Information
Bring your friends to LWAG’s next Art Party and join us in celebrating a new academic semester! Enjoy a free sundowner, art-making activities, live music, gallery tours, door prizes and more. Drinks / Music / Door Prizes / Art Activities / Tours Campus Partner: Student Guild
Tuesday 17
13:00 - GUIDED TOUR - Going Slow: Art x Mindfulness Tour Website | More Information
Take some time to slow down your day on this unique gallery tour. Similar to mindfulness exercises that focus on your breathing, in this tour we will settle our minds on the artwork. The session includes close observation of selected artworks from the current exhibitions, followed by an informal (...)
Thursday 19
11:00 - WORKSHOP - Fragments and Thread: Workshop with Michele Elliot II Website | More Information
Due to popular demand, we have scheduled a second workshop with artist Michele Elliot.

Fabric and clothing hold memories. The weaver, the maker and the wearer all leave their imprint; worn out and much-loved clothes equally so. Join Michele Elliot in a contemplative textile workshop (...)
Friday 20
11:00 - WORKSHOP - Fragments and Thread: Workshop with Michele Elliot Website | More Information
Fabric and clothing hold memories. The weaver, the maker and the wearer all leave their imprint; worn out and much-loved clothes equally so. Join Michele Elliot in a contemplative textile workshop focused on embroidery and cloth collage.

Michele Elliot is a visual artist, educator and (...)

19:00 - PERFORMANCE - Indefinite Deferral: Reflections on a Maton Alver - Performance by Steve Chinna Website | More Information
Armed with a Maton Alver guitar that he bought a long time ago, Steve Chinna takes you on a trip with tales, songs and images into a time of living a future deferred, when national service beckoned, the Vietnam War loomed large, Bob Dylan betrayed his fans (yet again), and pop, folk and protest (...)
Saturday 21
12:30 - SYMPOSIUM - Ritual and Empathy Symposium Website | More Information
Death and mourning often lead to rituals that acknowledge and assist with loss and grief. Creativity through art practices that include visual art, dance and song, enrich and comprise ritual that brings empathic connectivity between people and communities, bringing solace and comfort, together with (...)
Sunday 22
10:00 - EVENT - Perth Upmarket : Perth's best design market Website | More Information
Perth Upmarket is Perth’s original and best design market, featuring more than 200 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 (...)

 April 2020
Thursday 30
17:00 - FREE LECTURE - In Practice: Radical Curatorship *CANCELLED* More Information
Join Campbell Gray, Director of The University of Queensland Art Museum, for the first event in LWAG's 30th Anniversary 'In Practice' series focusing on timely issues in professional practice the arts.

In 'Radical Curatorship', Gray will explore the complex social, financial and (...)

 June 2020
Friday 05
16:00 - MASTERCLASS - UWA Music presents: Virtual Guitar Masterclass Website | More Information
Masterclasses give students a unique opportunity to develop their skills, hone their craft and succeed in their musical endeavours (whether that be an upcoming exam, audition or just personal progress).

This June, we invite Classical Guitarists in Yrs 10-12 to join our free virtual (...)

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