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cathARTic Exhibition

As We Are in partnership with the Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital and the City of Nedlands presented the third annual exhibition of rousing artworks from Western Australian artists who have an intellectual disability – ‘cathARTic’.  This inspiring exhibition featured artworks from 23 artists including the award winners, judges’ high commendation recipients and outstanding entrants of the 2015 As We Are Art Award: Read more…

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As We Are Newsletter – February 2016 – Out Now!

The February Newsletter is filled with a number of inspiring articles and images of beautiful artworks, including:

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As We Are Christmas cards for sale!

In October 2015 As We Are launched a series of Christmas cards designed by a selection of As We Are artists.

The cards feature various Christmas-inpsired designs (think Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer, the Christmas Grinch, an Aussie beach Christmas…) and come in packs of five different designs.
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2015 As We Are Art Award Winners Announced!

Winners of the 2015 As We Are Art Award were recently announced at the exhibition opening.  For those that missed the opening night here they are:

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Children and Young People Art Workshops – November 2015

As We Are is running a FREE 4-week term of art workshops this coming November for children and young people who have an intellectual disability aged 6-17 years. Participants will explore a variety of fun and experimental Print Making techniques and materials. The workshops are supported by the City of Belmont’s Community Contribution Fund program.

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As We Are Children & Young People Art Workshops 29 & 30 September 2015

As We Are is running a series of art workshops this September-October school holidays for children and young people who have an intellectual disability aged 6-17 years. Participants will learn a variety of experimental art techniques and a variety of fun materials will be explored. Read more…

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As We Are Newsletter – September 2015 – Out Now!

The latest edition of the As We Are Newsletter – September 2015 – is now available!

 

The September Newsletter is filled with a number of great reads and inspiring photographs, including:

  • Upcoming As We Are Art Award and Exhibition
  • The awesome Art Room Collective in Rockingham Read more…

2015 As We Are Art Award – Call for Entries Now Open!

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Entries for the 2015 As We Are Art Award are now open!

The As We Are Art Award is a state-wide annual art award and exhibition open to all Western Australian artists who have an intellectual disability (aged 18+).   Read more…

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As We Are Newsletter July 2015 Out Now!

The latest edition of the As We Are Newsletter – July 2015 – is now available!

The July Newsletter is filled with a number of interesting reads and great photos, including:

  • Entry details for the 2015 As We Are Art Award & Exhibition
  • Artists and designs required for Christmas card fundraiser Read more…
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Children & Young People Art Workshops – August 2015

As We Are is running a FREE 4-week term of art workshops this coming August for children and young people who have an intellectual disability aged 6-18 years. Participants will explore a variety of fun and experimental 2D Mixed Media techniques and materials, including drawing, painting and collage. The workshops are supported by the City of Belmont’s Community Contribution Fund program.

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As We Are Christmas Card Fundraiser – Artists Needed!

In order to help fund our annual As We Are Art Award, As We Are invites Western Australian artists of all ages who have an intellectual disability to design a Christmas inspired illustration or artwork. Read more…

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As We Are Newsletter April 2015 Out Now!

 The latest edition of the As We Are Newsletter – April 2015 – is now available!

As We Are’s April Newsletter edition is jam-packed with a number of great articles and many beautiful images, including:

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As We Are Children’s Art Workshops 15 & 16 April 2015

As We Are is running a series of art workshops this April school holidays for children who have an intellectual disability aged 6-12 years. Children will explore a variety of fun and experimental 2D art techniques and materials.

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wholeheARTed Exhibition

As We Are recently hosted a second annual exhibition ‘wholeheARTed’ at the Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Art Gallery. This inspiring exhibition featured artworks from 24 Western Australian artists including the award winners, judges’ high commendation recipients and outstanding entrants of the 2014 As We Are Art Award:

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