Fremantle Arts Centre

The Creative: Visual Artist Peter Farmer

Published on April 4, 2017
Categories - Blog, Read About, The Creative

Revealed hits Fremantle Arts Centre this weekend, with a celebration of Aboriginal art in Western Australia. With an exhibition running from 8 April to 21 May, visitors have a chance to see paintings, prints, wood carvings, photography, textiles, video, weaving and more by over 75 of the best new and emerging WA Aboriginal artists. Plus, the annual Revealed WA Aboriginal Art Market will transform the Fremantle Arts Centre Front Garden into a bustling marketplace this Saturday 8 April with Aboriginal art centres from across the state selling original, affordable works.

One of the artists involved in Revealed Exhibition is young Noongar man Peter Farmer. Claire caught up with Peter to chat about his two passions – art and footy.

Christmas Gift Guide 2016: Gifts $20 and Under

Published on December 5, 2016
Categories - 2016 Christmas Gift Guide, Blog, Read About

Welcome to the 2016 edition of our Christmas Gift Guides! Here we have some fun ideas for inexpensive gifts, each available from Perth stores or Perth designers. It might be an office Secret Santa pressie that you’re on the hunt for, or you want to grab a little something for your brother’s new girlfriend who is coming to meet the family for the first time. And don’t forget, it’s always good to have a spare wrapped gift or two under the tree in case unexpected guests pop around and they have something for you! Anything from this selection of gems will be well received, no doubt about it.

Find our other Christmas Gift Guides here: Gifts for the Ladies, Gifts for the Fellas and Gifts for Kids.

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Christmas Gift Guide 2016: Gifts for Kids

Published on December 5, 2016
Categories - 2016 Christmas Gift Guide, Blog, Read About

Welcome to the 2016 edition of our Christmas Gift Guides! Whether it’s your daughter or son, your niece or nephew, your grandchild or your best mate’s kid, we’ve got you covered with some neat gifts for the little people in your life. These local retailers have clever and creative products that they’ll just love!

Find our other Christmas Gift Guides here: Gifts for the Ladies, Gifts for the Fellas and Gifts $20 and Under.

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Christmas Gift Guide 2016: Gifts for the Fellas

Published on December 5, 2016
Categories - 2016 Christmas Gift Guide, Blog, Read About

Welcome to the 2016 edition of our Christmas Gift Guides! People always say that men are hard to buy for, but we’ve got you sorted with this list of products – all from local retailers or designers of course – that will satisfy even the fussiest fellas in your life. (We also think these double as some pretty good lady gifts too!) Check out the goods below.

Find our other Christmas Gift Guides here: Gifts for the LadiesGifts for Kids and Gifts $20 and Under.

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Christmas Gift Guide 2016: Gifts for the Ladies

Published on December 5, 2016
Categories - 2016 Christmas Gift Guide, Blog, Read About

Welcome to the 2016 edition of our Christmas Gift Guides! Today we present to you our curated lists of products – all from local retailers or designers. Scroll down to swoon over our top finds for the ladies in your life. Your sister, your bestie, your mama, your girlfriend, your nanna or your boss – there’s something for each of them in here.

Browse our other Christmas Gift Guides: Gifts for the Fellas, Gifts for Kids and Gifts $20 and Under.

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Fremantle Festival 2016

Published on October 18, 2016
Categories - Blog, Events, Read About

For 10 days the the heart of Fremantle will be transformed into a display of vibrant culture and thought-provoking events. The 2016 Fremantle Festival will run from 28 October to 6 November with a series of ticketed and free shows. Below we have listed all our top picks from this year’s program, and you can browse the full program of events of here.

Revealed Exhibition & Art Market 2016

Published on April 6, 2016
Categories - Blog, Events, Read About

From 9 April to 29 May, the Fremantle Arts Centre will host the Revealed exhibition, which showcases new and emerging Aboriginal artists from across Western Australia. Featuring paintings, prints, wood carvings, photography, textiles, videos and weaving from 22 Aboriginal art centres, the exhibition presents the work of artists from remote communities alongside those from regional towns and metropolitan Perth.

The Creative: Surf Photographer Russell Ord

Published on March 29, 2016
Categories - Blog, Read About, The Creative

Living in the south-west of WA, photographer Russell Ord is famous for risking life and limb and riding the big waves for the perfect shot. Russell’s work will be on display at Fremantle Arts Centre’s upcoming exhibition, Frontier Surfing, where we are all invited to witness his exploration of the intense relationship between the waves, the board and the  rider.

Treats for Your Thursday

Published on March 10, 2016
Categories - Blog, Read About, Treats for your Thursday

1. Spear Talking Pictures

If you missed the screening of Spear at the State Theatre Centre during PIAF then don’t despair – you have another chance to catch this groundbreaking work at Luna Outdoor tonight and tomorrow night.

Treats for Your Thursday

Published on February 25, 2016
Categories - Blog, Read About, Treats for your Thursday

1. Carl Cox Ticket Giveaway

British DJ and producer Carl Cox needs little in the way of introduction. His music defined a generation in the 1980s – 1990s and he continues to bring the house down today. Cox will deliver a massive, three hour DJ set at Red Hill Auditorium

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