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Thursday Open Days Galleries & Public Art in Golden Outback

Galleries in Australias Golden Outback


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Cannery Arts Centre

Located on the beautiful Esperance foreshore, the Cannery Arts Centre was built originally to be used as a Fish Cannery in 1949.

  • Galleries:Painting

Details

  • Open Days:Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday

Description

After serving as a car yard, a dance hall and a youth centre it was renovated in 1984 to its present state. 

It is now a vibrant community arts centre delivering facilities, exhibitions, and workshops to the Esperance region and its visitors. The Cannery Arts Centre is a not-for-profit organisation run by a volunteer committee. This unique facility relies on fundraising, sponsorship and income from art sales and venue hire.

Laverton Outback Gallery

Laverton Outback Gallery showcases local art by the Wongi people from the lands of the North Eastern Goldfields extending into the Western Desert region.

  • Open Days/times:8am - 4pm
  • Galleries:Painting,Aboriginal,Art Gallery

Details

  • Open Days:Thursday,Friday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday

Description

Laverton Outback Gallery was established in 2002 to display, promote and sell authentic Aboriginal art on behalf of the people of the Laverton and Western Desert areas.The artists have connections to the land and share their stories through their making. 

 The gallery is run on a co-operative basis by a not-for-profit organisation. 

Miniature Solider Museum

This amazing collection of over 10,000 handmade pieces are displayed in stills of great wars. See soldiers at war in jungles, deserts and the six metre long display of the 1953 Coronation of the Queen

  • Open Days/times:Daily 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Galleries:Sculpture

Details

  • Open Days:Saturday,Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday

Description

The toy solider collection was previously owned by Alex Smith who amassed the 10,000 toy soldiers over 60 years in displays depicting battles fought over hundreds of years. Also on display is a ball dress which was worn to the ball the night before the Battle of Waterloo.

There is also a section devoted to the Rabbit Proof Fence, showing its history in photographs and also telling the story of Norm Froome, who worked on the fence construction.

Section Glass Gallery

Visit the working studio of awarded glass artist Cindy Poole. Browse the extensive range of glass artworks, objects, contemporary glass jewellery and corporate awards handcrafted on the premises, using both warm & cold glass techniques

  • Galleries:Glass,Jewellery,Painting,Sculpture,Art Gallery
  • Open Days/times:Monday – Saturday 10am – 4pm, Sunday 1pm – 4pm (closed Good Friday and ANZAC Day)
  • Represented Artists:Cindy Poole

Details

  • Open Days:Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday,Public Holidays,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday
  • Facilities:Cafe,Free

Description

Tjulyuru Arts and Cultural Centre

Warburton Arts and Cultural Centre provides an insight into the past and present culture of the local Aboriginal Ngaanyatjarra people.

  • Galleries:Aboriginal

Details

  • Open Days:Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday

Description

On display is a collection of local Aboriginal paintings, artefacts and glass works.

Baxter And Maree Art Gallery

The Baxter and Maree Art Gallery showcases the artwork Tammy Andrews, an established Esperance artist.

  • Galleries:Painting,Art Gallery
  • Open Days/times:Monday - Friday 9am – 5pm, Saturday 9am-12noon

Details

  • Open Days:Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,By Appointment Only

Description

After over 15 years of consistent painting Tammy's work has developed a unique style, which has been described as having ‘poetic serene quality’.

Oils are Tammy's chosen medium because she loves sensual quality of the paint and its ability to be sculptured into form.

Original paintings and prints are available to buy at Baxter and Maree.

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