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Exhibition: Josh Harper

YMCA HQ is proud to present Josh Harper’s first solo exhibition. Line, shape and form merge across vibrant layers as Josh explores his passion for all things automotive. Featuring sculptural works by WA Artist, and Josh’s art tutor; Adam Hisham Ismail.

Opening night Friday 14th of July, 6pm – 8pm.

Nonalcoholic beverages and light refreshments provided.

YMCA HQ Leederville, 60a Frame Court, Leederville, WA 6007

Exhibition runs from the 14.07.1 7 t o 28.07.1 7

Open 9am to 5pm

Monday to Friday

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2017 As We Are Art Award!!

Entries are now open for the 2017 As We Are Art Award!

Contact coordinator@asweare.com.au for entry forms and further information.

Entry forms due 7th July, don’t miss out on this fabulous opportunity!

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Exhibition: The King of Hearts

Greg Barr – The King of the Hearts

Naturally gifted Noongar artist, Greg Barr is busy preparing for his first solo exhibition, “The King of the Hearts” at the Moores Building Contemporary Art Gallery this June.

“Greg has been a practicing artist since 2009 and has been working towards his goal of having his first solo exhibition for the last 18 months. He is very proud when creating each of his works, knowing it is for his exhibition, and is really looking forward to sharing them with his family and friends. As well as selling some! Greg is a very good salesman!” says Susie Waller, Greg’s art partner.

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As We Are Pop-Up Art Shop

Featuring hand-made art products from a selection of As We Are artists including:

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Disability & the Arts Forum

As We Are invites you to attend our 6th annual Disability and the Arts Forum:

Artist Product Lines: Expanding Your Art Practice, Income and Audience

While exhibiting your artwork in exhibitions and galleries is an integral component of being a successful artist, developing and selling an art product line is another significant way to expand your creative practice as well as your income and audience.

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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 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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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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Act-Belong-Commit 2014 As We Are Art Award & Exhibition

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The Act-Belong-Commit 2014 As We Are Art Award is almost here!   In it’s twelfth year, the Award is a state-wide annual art award and exhibition showcasing the artwork of more than 150 Western Australian artists who have an intellectual disability (aged 18+).  Entries include a range of mediums including photography, sculpture, textiles, painting, drawing and printmaking.

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2014 Creative Connections Art and Poetry Exhibition & Sale

Artists with disabilities and poets working together

Perth Town Hall Foyer, Corner of Hay & Barrack Streets, Perth

Exhibition Opening: 1-3pm, Saturday 30th August

Guest Speakers: Delores Purdie, Participating Artist; Kate Leslie, Curator & Artist; Amanda Joy, Participating Poet; Followed by poetry readings

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Mosaic’s Free Series of Art Skills Development Workshops!

Mosaic Community Care is pleased to be hosting a series of free art skills development workshops throughout the Perth metropolitan area for people who have an intellectual disability.  The workshops focus on a range of inspiring art techniques and will be facilitated by professional Western Australian artists: Read more…

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Articulate Exhibition featuring As We Are Artists

As We Are recently coordinated an exhibition of artworks by a number of As We Are Artists at the Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Art Gallery, Nedlands.

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Australia Council for the Arts: New “Artists with Disability Program” – Perth Information Session

The Australia Council for the Arts invites you to attend an information session about the new Artists with Disability Program.

The Australia Council recently announced a new Artists with Disability Program, to enable artists with disability to create, development, present, produce, exhibit and tour their work. Individuals and groups who identify as having disability can apply for grants of up to $10,000 for development and up to $20,000 for arts projects. The program closes on 3 March 2014 and guidelines are available here.
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