Events in York
Events in York
An exhibition of First Nations art celebrating the arrival of spring, with a display of bright, bold colourful paintings, sculptural objects, stoneware ceramics and weaves from remote communities.
- Dates:Sep 4 - 27
- Venue:Gallery 152
- Hosted By:Artitja Fine Art Gallery
- Type:Aboriginal Art & Events
- Art Exhibitions:Aboriginal,Painting,Craft,Sculpture
Artitja Fine Art Gallery is delighted to be returning to Gallery 152 in York, WA throughout September in celebration of the arrival of spring for this fourth annual exhibition with an exhibition of bright, bold colourful paintings, sculptural objects, stoneware ceramics and weaves from remote community art centres in Arnhem land, Tiwi Islands and desert regions. This selling exhibition includes a fine display of different mediums used by First Nation artists from wood, to fibre, found objects, acrylic paint and ochre pigments.
The Avon Valley's premier cultural event, The York Festival celebrates excellence in arts, culture and entertainment in historic York, Western Australia.
- Dates:Sep 25 - Oct 10
- Venue:Various Venues in York
- Hosted By:Wheatbelt Arts & Events Inc
- Festivals:All Festivals
- Music:Busking,Jazz,Music Festival
- Art Exhibitions:Craft,Aboriginal,Other Visual Arts,Historical,Sculpture
- Other:Artist & Author Talks,Lectures & Talks,History,Arts & Crafts,Science,Literature,Writers Festivals
A festival celebrating excellence in arts, culture and entertainment and our location in the historic town of York, Western Australia. The 2021 York Festival returns with a new York Writer's Festival and the long-awaited return of the York Jazz Festival. Music, literature, comedy, theatre, arts, crafts and history all rolled into an exciting two weeks opening on September 25.
CALL FOR ENTRIES EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST NOW OPEN UNTILL 18 JULY 2021. Botanical art in the expanded field.
- Dates:Exhibition 22 November - 30 January 2022
- Time(s):10am-3pm daily
- Venue:Gallery 152
- Hosted By:Gallery 152
- Art Exhibitions:Painting,Sculpture,Drawing,Aboriginal,Craft,Photography,Video,Other Visual Arts
- Other:Arts & Crafts
Expressions of interest are now invited for the 2021 York Botanic Art Prize from artists working across a range of mediums, including, and not limited to, painting, mixed media, works on paper, digital, video, photography, sculpture, and textiles. Western Australia is renowned worldwide for its incredible diversity of plant life, with some of the richest biodiversity on the planet and a large percentage of species being endemic to this land. The York Botanic Art Prize, now in its second year, was conceived to celebrate this abundance of unique flora and highlight the importance of its conservation in the face of increasing threats. Botanical art in Australia has undergone somewhat of a renaissance in the last 10 years; however, unlike other botanical art prizes, we're not looking for scientific illustrations nor necessarily representative work - the only limitation being that work must directly relate to the theme of Western Australian flora and make reference to specific WA species. Artists whose work challenges traditional notions and conventions of botanical art, in a sense 'botanical art in the expanded field', are encouraged to enter. Prize Pool: $12,000 Winning entry announced 21 November Exhibition of finalists from 22 November