Cultural Precinct

Cultural Precinct

Westerly Magazine

The latest Westerly Magazine is out now!

Published by the Westerly Centre, Volume 59:1 features a wide range of stories, poetry, major review essays, a beautiful photo-essay by Nicholas Walton-Healey (feature image) as well as an introduction to the life and work of Gerald Glaskin.

Ceramics exhibition:
HERE&NOW14

Curated by Emma Mahanay Bitmead, HERE&NOW14 showcases the richness and diversity of ceramic practice by contemporary Western Australian artists.

On show from 26 July until 27 September 2014.

Current exhibition:
Glitter

Curated by Gemma Weston, Glitter: Pat Larter vs Lola Ryan presents the vibrant and engaging work of two distinct yet connected artists.

On show from 26 July until 27 September 2014 at the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery.

Symposium: The Art and Science of Ceramics

Clay has long inspired both scientific inquiry as well as artistic practice. In this fascinating discussion, we take a closer look at the clays and glazes used by HERE&NOW14 artists using powder X-ray diffraction.

Friday 12 September 2014, 3 - 5pm at the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

Trove: Creative arts journal

Trove is an online creative arts journal produced by students at UWA Faculty of Arts, showcasing the work of emerging writers and artists.

Featured work: Constellations by Olivia Tartaglia

2014 Manning Clark House Day of Ideas: Memento Mori

Often translated from Latin as ‘remember you must die’ or ‘remember your mortality’, memento mori serves as a symbolic representation of the inevitability of death.

The 2014 Day of Ideas will provide talks and discussion on the ephemeral nature of life.